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Sign the Petition: Congress Must Act to End Child Hunger in the United States!
Society & Culture  (tags: child Hunger, food waste reduce, Poverty and Social Inequality, risks, health conditions, malnutrition, Safety of Children, responsibilities, politics, social security benefits, families in need, access to food, prevention, protection of the vulnerable )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
No child in America should face an empty plate. Yet 1 out of 6 kids in this country can't get enough to eat. The problem is solvable. By some estimates, we throw away half of all food grown, processed and transported in the United States.
How the Mont Pelerin Society Neoliberal Thought Collective Is Influencing Donald Trumps Presidency
Society & Culture  (tags: neo liberal, Mont Pelerin Society, missing link, thought collective, Donald Trump, godfather of modern free market, Friedrich von Hayek )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - desmogblog.com
The Mont Pelerin Society was established in 1947 by economist and philosopher Friedrich von Hayek a man considered by many to be the godfather of modern free market thinking.
Petition - Success: Congressman to Resign Amidst Allegations of Verbal Abuse and Sexual Harassment
Society & Culture  (tags: politicians, inappropriate actions, Verbal abuse, ABUSIVE BEHAVIOR, offensive speech, equal justice )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Support the decision not to seek re-election, and demand resignation take place as soon as possible for allegedly abusive behavior in the work environment. A Texas congressman whose workplace behavior has been described as sexually demeaning and...
TAKE ACTION: Stop ICE Courthouse Arrests in NY
Society & Culture  (tags: Immigration and Customs Enforcement, courthouse )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - change.org
We implore you to exercise your constitutional authority to issue policies that will meaningfully protect our courts and ensure equal access to justice for all New Yorkers.
This Generous Woman Is Now A Mother Of More Than 1,400 Children
Society & Culture  (tags: India, Maharashtra, Pune, Sindhutai Sapkal, begging, street children, orphans, support, feed, inspiring story )

Evelyn
- 23 hours ago - carbonated.tv
She has no fortune to her name except for the 1,400 street children for whom she is 'mom'. Married off at 10, thrown into the streets at 20, she saw others worse off - and started begging to feed them. Any money she gets goes to care for them.
Beyond Homelessness
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, economic injustice, California, activism )

Freya
- 22 hours ago - projects.sfchronicle.com
One year ago, more than 80 news organizations formed the San Francisco Homeless Project, a groundbreaking initiative to focus on our seemingly intractable homelessness crisis.
A Federal Judge Just Blocked The Trump Administration's Contraception Coverage Rules
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, politics, government, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, women, violence, safety, rights, law, religion, abuse )

Wilde
- 22 hours ago - buzzfeed.com
A judge in Pennsylvania put a temporary, nationwide block on Trump's rules creating exceptions for no-cost contraception coverage, saying that they could potentially cause women "enormous and irreversible" harm.
Student Loans, The Indentured Servitude of the 21st Century
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, education, culture, ethics, law, rights, society, safety, violence, politics, freedoms, government )

Wilde
- 1 day ago - counterpunch.org
Study the dynamic closely enough and it becomes clear that graduate school has become a Ponzi scheme where each devotee sells others on the "scheme" or becomes a cheap source of labor for the very university which awarded their degree.
What's the Best Way to Help the Homeless? Former Homeless People Share Their Advice
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, poverty, problems, solutions, activism )

Freya
- 23 hours ago - msn.com
San Franciscans encounter homelessness every day. On our walk to work, on public transit, even outside of our homes. And it's hard to pass people in need constantly, but it's also hard to know how to fix such an overwhelming problem.
Petition - Stop Using Tax Dollars to Fund Anti-LGBTQ School
Society & Culture  (tags: Private schools, LGBTQ rights, discrimination, tax dollars, funding, Freedom of Expression, christian extremists, Ethical Treatment, Equal rights )

Kalliope
- 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
Don't use taxpayer dollars to fund school with an anti-LGBTQ agenda. Taxpayer dollars are being used to fund a private school with an anti-LGBTQ agenda. Timberlake Christian Schools in Virginia is just one of 700 in the United States that openly...
One City Forms Team to Target the Most Vulnerable Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, poverty, activism, solutions, charity, help )

Freya
- 23 hours ago - msn.com
This is the lesson that the working-class city of Everett has learned: It takes a community to rescue the hardcore homeless.
Farewell -- BillMoyers.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: Bill Moyers )

Judy
- 12 hours ago - billmoyers.com
When I turned 80 three years ago, I retired my weekly PBS series and have since focused on the web with a small, dedicated team as the avenue for our journalism....
   

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