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Society & Culture

The Pathology of the Rich   video
Society & Culture  (tags: super rich, pathology of the rich, dehumanization of workers, coming storm, predatory capitalism )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Chris Hedges discusses the psychology of the super rich; their sense of entitlement, the dehumanization of workers, and mistaken belief that their wealth will insulate them from the coming storms.
Judge Dismisses Charges Against Pipeline Protesters Midway Through Trial
Society & Culture  (tags: Standing Rock, DAPL, Judge Allan Schmalenberger, criminal trespass, dismissed )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - alternativemediasyndicate.com
According to lawyers in the courtroom, Judge Allan Schmalenberger found the prosecutor had not shown the land was posted or that the protesters had been asked by an authorized person to leave at least one of which is required to prove criminal trespass.
Fleeing America Why Refugees Are Risking Life and Limb to Escape to Canada
Society & Culture  (tags: refugees, Canada, USA, Donald Trump, terrified, frost bite )

Dandelion
- 17 hours ago - cnn.com
Hussein Ahmed and Mohamed Hossain moved as quickly as they could through the waist-deep snow. They were fleeing the United States for Canada, terrified but determined to get to safety.
Oppose The Budget That Destroys Funding for The Arts And Humanities - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Arts and Humanities, budget, NEA, NEH, Donald Trump, petition )

Dandelion
- 5 hours ago - signherenow.org
Funding for the NEA and NEH each constitute only .003% of federal spending, an investment that supports some of the worlds greatest literature, art, and cultural institutions.
How Alex Jones' Wild Conspiracies Breed Potentially Deadly Plots @Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, safety, violence, rights, politics, law, media, government, ethics, culture, crime, dishonesty, society, world, abuse, death, humans )

Wilde
- 11 hours ago - alternet.org
He's been spreading fake news and hysteria online for a decade, but pizzagate shows his words lead to violence. On Dec. 4, a 28-year-old North Carolina man bearing a handgun and a military-style rifle stormed a Washington, D.C., pizza joint called Comet
Prosecutors Accused of Bias After Court Finds Huntsman Not Guilty.
Society & Culture  (tags: Fox Hunt, Cheltenham, Magistrates, Blood Sports )

Derek
- 1 day ago - thetimes.co.uk
Cheltenham magistratesâEUR(TM) court found Mark Melladay, of the Ledbury hunt, not guilty of assault by battery after he was filmed riding his horse towards a female protester on the side of a country road in Gloucestershire.
Petition: Deny Eric Trump's Federal Visa Program For Winery
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Josef
- 1 day ago - dailypetition.com
Petitioning US Department Of Labor Deny Eric Trump's Federal Visa Program For Winery by Josef Iko Terrapin February 19, 2017
Internment, Immigrant Detention, and the Imagined Imperiled Whiteness of U.S. Citizenship
Society & Culture  (tags: racial tension, history, white supremacy, Japanese, Mexicans, others, immigration )

Dandelion
- 13 hours ago - kcet.org
The immigration and citizenship laws that prevail in the 21st century United States as well as the enforcement of them reflect Eurocentric racial hierarchies and help create and reproduce a white majority nation.
Why Can 12-Year-Olds Still Get Married in the United States? - The Washington Post
Society & Culture  (tags: Child Marriage, Child Brides, Unchained At Last, USA, Domestic Violence, rights, society, politics, law, health, children, activists, women )

Cat
- 9 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Wonder if this happens in Canada too? Michelle DeMello walked into the clerkâEUR(TM)s office in Colorado thinking for sure someone would save her. She was 16 and pregnant. Her Christian community in Green Mountain Falls was pressuring her family.
Why Trumponomics Fails
Society & Culture  (tags: political incompetence, americans, society )

Rob
- 5 hours ago - nationofchange.org
Trump seems utterly ignorant about global competition, and about what is really holding back American workers.
The Secret Government: Bill Moyers   video
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, freedoms, world )

Rob
- 3 hours ago - youtube.com
The Secret Government is an interlocking network of official functionaries, spies, mercenaries, ex-generals, profiteers and super patriots, who, for a variety of motives, operate outside the legitimate institutions of government.
Say No to Trump Troops Against Immigrants
Society & Culture  (tags: immigrants, militarization, women, children )

Dogan
- 17 minutes ago - act.rootsaction.org
We reject as absolutely intolerable the militarization of the U.S.-Mexico border and the consideration of using major military force as immigration law enforcement against peaceful men, women, and children.
Twtter Shows What FBI National Security Letter Looks Like
Society & Culture  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, freedoms, GoodNews, unitednations, usa, world, congress, corruption, cover-up, troops, military, socialsecurity, law, police, rights, sadness )

Angelus
- 17 hours ago - theverge.com
The scary thing is law enforcement intelligence agencies can prevent people from finding or getting work without them knowing and because of which harmed people never know or are able to fight potentially false information
   

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