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Too Poor to Vote How Alabamas New Poll Tax Bars Thousands of People From Voting
Society & Culture  (tags: Alabama, poll tax, debts, disenfranchisement, too poor to vote )

- 1 day ago -
The right to vote should never be tied to the level of ones debt. It is a moral issue and if you want people to come back and transition back into society, one of the fundamental tenets of society is the right to be able to vote.
Jim Crow Law and ...The Nazis!!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, ethics, freedoms, interesting, murder, politics, sadness, society, violence )

- 1 day ago -
U.S. Jim Crow Law was a Model for Hitler, and His Boys!
Norway Men's National Team Takes Wage Cut So Players Paid Same as Women's Side
Society & Culture  (tags: norway, football, soccer, women's team, taking wage cut, ethics, society, women )

- 1 day ago -
NISO leader Joachim Walltin told NRK: "We think it's very happy for the women's team, but also Norway as a nation. We will be a pioneer country in this area."
VIDEO: The Balfour Declaration Destroyed Palestine, Not the Palestinian People
Society & Culture  (tags: Palestine, Balfour Declaration, illegal Israeli Occupation, media, middle-east, news, israel, politics, palestine, UnitedNations, world, COLONIALISM-ZIONISM, apartheid state, Palestinian HUMANRIGHTS, freedoms, violence )

- 1 day ago -
The Balfour Declaration marked the beginning of a century-long colonial war in Palestine, supported by an array of outside powers which continues to this day
China Builds the World's Most Powerful Facial Recognition System That Can Identify Any One of Its 1.4 Billion Citizens Within Th
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, culture, ethics, freedoms, humans, law, internet, politics, rights, sadness, society, world, government, China, facial recognition, facial recognition, police state, technocracy, orwellian totalitarian regime )

- 1 day ago -
China is reportedly building the world's most powerful facial recognition system which aims to identify any one of its 1.4 billion citizens within three seconds. The main goal is for the system to match someone's face to their ID photo 90...
Trump Accuser Demands Release Of Documents On All His Sexual Assault Allegations
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, politics, media, ethics, culture, violence, women, safety, rights, law, celebrity, abuse )

- 1 day ago -
Summer Zervos, who claims Trump groped her without consent, is suing the president for defamation.Summer Zervos, a former contestant on "The Apprentice" and one of many women who came forward during the campaign to accuse Trump of harassment or assault,
Kindergartner Empties Piggy Bank to Pay for Classmates' Milk
Society & Culture  (tags: charity, altruism, children, kids, school, poverty )

- 2 hours ago -
Two weeks ago, a 5-year-old girl named Sunshine Oelfke of Ishpeming, Michigan, emptied out her piggy bank onto the living room floor and immediately started "counting."
Woody Allen Warns of âEUR~Witch HuntâEUR(TM) Over Weinstein, Then Tries to Clarify
Society & Culture  (tags: Woody Allen, witch hunt, weinstein, ABUSIVE BEHAVIOR, abuse, americans, children, corruption, crime, ethics, family, society, violence, women )

- 13 hours ago -
Mr. AllenâEUR(TM)s children, Dylan and Ronan Farrow, have continued to speak out against him. In 2014, Ms. Farrow wrote an open letter in The New York Times further detailing her allegations of her fatherâEUR(TM)s abusive behavior
World Transformation: 7 Paradigm-Shifting Humanitarian Solutions
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, culture, freedoms, education, ethics, government, law, rights, politics, religion, world, society, paradigm shift, change, mankind, solutions )

- 3 hours ago -
World transformation involves replacing current old paradigm theories and practices that have held back humanityâEUR(TM)s progress since time immemorial. To be an effective replacement, the new paradigm approaches with their innovative theories and......
Thom Hartmann: The America I Knew Has Almost Disappeared
Society & Culture  (tags: freedom, democracy, oligarchy, capitalism, greed, fascism, plutocracy )

- 3 hours ago -
What's left of our democratic institutions are under siege.
I Went Undercover at a Boot Camp for Young Conservatives - Here's What I Learned
Society & Culture  (tags: right-wingers, anti-choice, religion, Koch Brothers, Republicans )

- 3 hours ago -
The Leadership Institute teaches young people how to mobilize for conservative candidates.
In Real Life #BeStrong   video
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, psychological, bullying, trolling, cyber-bullying, reject, #clickwithcompassion, #BeStrong )

- 2 hours ago -
We've all seen examples of trolling; we've seen cyber-bullying (even if we've been lucky enough not to have been a target). We've heard of tragic response by victims, some of whom chose the only escape they could think of. How about refusing it?
People Are Not Their Politics: As I Visited Russia, I Found We Have More in Common Than We Think
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, culture, education, freedoms, government, humans, law, news, rights, politics, society, world, americans, russians, mankind, visit, citizens )

- 1 day ago -
Current events have thrust two of the worldâEUR(TM)s superpowers into a period of mistrust, political animosity, and paranoia, with every new revelation leading to more suspicion. The situation is not unlike how it was when my American grandmother...
Little Girl Gives Perfect Answer to Outdated Homework Question
Society & Culture  (tags: kids, children, schools, education, social progress )

- 2 hours ago -
Ask a stupid question and you might get a brilliant answer. When Yasmin, a girl in Birmingham, U.K., showed her dad, Robert Sutcliffe, the alternative response she wrote in on a class assignment, he proudly took to Twitter to show it off.
Nonbinary Designation OKd for Californians: Gov. Brown Signs Milestone Law - SFGate
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, law, rights, gayrights, goodnews, GoodNews )

- 11 minutes ago -
Let's hope that all the other states follow suit.
Collective Intelligence Is the Root of Human Progress
Society & Culture  (tags: society, humans )

- 9 minutes ago -
Many of us intuitively think about intelligence as an individual trait.

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