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Old Rape Kits and 4 Brave Women Bring Rapist to Justice
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, society, women, safety )

Phyllis
- 1 day ago - news.yahoo.com
Strong suspicions suggested Dwayne Wilson was that man. A "hit" letter from the state crime lab had linked Wilson's DNA to a sexual crime spree
Palestinian Official Slams Israel's Stone-Throwing Bill
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Human Rights, society, children, Israel, Palestine, law, dishonesty, freedoms, crime, culture, humans, police, news, government, ethics )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - aljazeera.com
Adoption of a bill by Israeli cabinet ministers aimed at imposing tougher penalties on stone-throwers is the latest discriminatory measure by Israel, singling out Palestinians.
Sign the Petition: Tell Costco to Keep GMO Salmon Off Its Shelves!
Society & Culture  (tags: costco, GMO salmon, groceery retailers. seafood )

Lone
- 1 day ago - action.foe.org
More than 60 grocery retailers across the U.S., including Whole Foods, Trader JoeâEUR(TM)s, Aldi, Target, Kroger and Safeway, have made commitments to not sell genetically engineered salmon and other seafood.
TAKE ACTION: Stand With Indigenous Kids in Australia
Society & Culture  (tags: australia, Indigenous Peoples )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - amnesty.org.au
We need solutions like BourkeâEUR(TM)s all across Australia. Will you join a movement of people, speaking up for a brighter tomorrow for Indigenous kids?
Wear ORANGE on 2nd June 2015
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, education, government, humans, law, murder, news, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - act.everytown.org
The Story of Wear Orange Watch the inspiring story of how teens on Chicago's South Side turned their friend's memorial into a symbol for the value of human life....
Gun Violence Archive - USA
Society & Culture  (tags: Gun Violence Archive, GVA, non profit, online public access, gun violence, United States )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - gunviolencearchive.org
GVA is a not for profit corporation formed in 2013 to provide free online public access to accurate information about gun related violence in the United States.
First the Occupiers Exploit a Palestinian Spring ~ Then 'The New York Times' Does
Society & Culture  (tags: New York Times, world, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, ethics, government, politics, society, culture, rights, dishonesty, freedoms, news, media )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
The de facto hasbara alliance between the New York Times and the Israeli government just made a blunder, revealing complicity and ineptness on both their parts.
Anti-GMO Stance By Greenpeace, Other Environmental Activists, Worsen Climate Change
Society & Culture  (tags: Anti-GMO Agenda, Greenpeace, Environmentalists, IPCC, World Bank, IMF, World Wildlife Fund, Genetic Modification, Climate Change, Andrew Porterfield )

Brian
- 1 day ago - geneticliteracyproject.org
Genetic modifications produce crops that can get higher yields using less space. This means that less land needs to be disruptedâEUR"fewer trees are removed, more plants are preserved and less carbon is released...
Stand With Indigenous Kids in Australia
Society & Culture  (tags: indigenous, kids, human rights, Australia, petition, Western Australia )

Scooby
- 13 hours ago - amnesty.org.au
Kids as young as 10 are being removed from their families and locked up across Australia. TheyâEUR(TM)re being denied a childhood and pushed into situations that are likely to lead to a lifetime of crime and more disadvantage.
The False Arrest of Khalida Jarrar: Israeli 'Justice' Put to Shame
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, law, false arrest, civil liberties, Human Rights, world, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, ethics, government, freedoms, rights, society, politics, interesting, women, news, dishonesty, sadness )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - haaretz.com
The charge sheet against the Palestinian legislator - in jail now for two months - ought to be studied in every law school: This is how you slap together false accusations and fabricate an indictment.
The Big Picture Expand Social Security With Robert Reich   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Robert Reich, Social Security, expanded social security )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
We need to expand Social Security to prevent the looming retirement crisis, and we can do it simply by asking billionaires to pay their fair share.
'They Said We Drink the Blood of Children' ~ Netanyahu Goes Off the Deep End After FIFA Campaign
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, world, sports, FIFA, Israel, Palestine, Netanyahu, abuse, freedoms, ethics, dishonesty, government, society, interesting, news, rights, politics )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
"They said that we drink the blood of little children," and "They said that we are the poisoners of the wells of humanity," Netanyahu claimed of his adversaries in the soccer campaign.
Stand With Indigenous Kids in Australia ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: National Justice Coalition, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Pe, Australia, culture, world )

Nancy
- 12 hours ago - amnesty.org.au
As part of the National Justice Coalition, weâEUR(TM)re supporting the âEUR~Change the RecordâEUR(TM) campaign. Change the Record is working towards ending the over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the justice system.
Wisconsin Student Government Censors Criticism of Firms Abetting Israel's Crimes ~ TEXT and AUDIO
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, Marquette Students for Justice in Palest, Americans, students, Marquette University, education, ethics, freedoms, humans, rights, society, culture, world, news, politics )

Carrie
- 3 hours ago - electronicintifada.net
Students at Marquette University, a Jesuit institution in Wisconsin, are organizing against a recent attempt to suppress Palestine solidarity activism on campus.
Tell Your Senators: End Mass Surveillance Once and For All
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, culture, ethics, freedoms, government, interesting, law, internet, media, police, politics, rights, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 10 hours ago - act.freepress.net
Have you heard the good news? For the first time in over a decade we blocked the renewal of one of the worst provisions of the Patriot Act: Section 215 is now history! Well ... for now. Unfortunately, our victory may be temporary....
Hamas Tortured and Killed Palestinian 'Collaborators' During Gaza Conflict - New Report
Society & Culture  (tags: Hamas, abduction, torture, killing, revenge, fear )

Beatrice
- 5 hours ago - amnesty.org.uk
Cases include six men publicly executed by AK-47 outside a mosque in front of hundreds of spectators including children These spine-chilling actions âEUR¦ were designed to exact revenge and spread fear across the Gaza Strip Hamas forces abducted,
It Is Time We Have A Holiday To Honor Those Who Try To Stop Wars
Society & Culture  (tags: wars, war resisters, holiday, stop wars, peace, usa )

Dandelion
- 1 hour ago - vox.com
Some wars are not worth fighting. Some causes are not worth sacrificing American lives for. Those who have fought to remind the government of those basic facts deserve our respect and our thanks.
Food As A Weapon At The End Of The World - When Food No Longer Turns Up On The Menu, People Do
Society & Culture  (tags: society, world, food, food shortage )

Earths
- 15 minutes ago - allnewspipeline.com
The haunting but eye-opening story we read last night about the coming 'end of the world' written by Paul Helinski at GunsAmerica is summed up perfectly in less than a sentence by Dane Wigington at his GeoEngineering Watch blog in this story called "Geoen
Pope Francis Proves How Stagnant Israel Has Become
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Pope Francis, peace, society, ethics, culture, government, politics, religion, freedoms, news, rights )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - haaretz.com
WhatâEUR(TM)s his story? Why is he butting in? How many divisions does he have that he keeps advancing forward? Since his election, the smoke hasn't stopped coming out of his chambers.
Neil Young's Silly New Monsanto Album
Society & Culture  (tags: Neil Young, Entertainer, Wealthy, Seeking Relevancy, Anti-GMO, Fear Mongering, Biotechnology )

Brian
- 22 hours ago - examiner.com
Veteran rocker Neil Young, one of the founders of Farm Aid, is releasing a new album called "The Monsanto Years," that makes any number of silly claims about biotechnology, using Monsanto as a metaphor for the entire plant breeding industry.
ICAN | International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
Society & Culture  (tags: Nuclear weapons, humanitarian pledge, Nuclear Abolition, nuclear danger, nuclear-free world, nuclear power money, world )

Anonymous
- 17 hours ago - icanw.org
List of states that have pledged to fill the legal gap for the prohibition and elimination of nuclear weapons. SIGN the Humanitarian Pledge! (select your language)
TAKE ACTION: Support
Society & Culture  (tags: TAKE ACTION, Genetically Modified Information, Documentary, GMOs, Impact, Farmers, Controversy, Kickstarter Campaign, Please Help )

Brian
- 16 hours ago - kickstarter.com
Genetically Modified Information is an independent, science based and transnational documentary that aims to provide a scientific perspective and give voice to the voiceless: the farmers who have the most to lose in this whole debate. Please help.
TAKE ACTION: STOP GUN VIOLENCE
Society & Culture  (tags: gun violence, gun possession, background checks )

Dogan
- 3 hours ago - action.momsrising.org
Gun violence should not be an ongoing, nonstop worry for families and communities. Sign on now and tell Congress to make the reduction of gun violence a top priority, starting with advancing background checks for gun purchases.
Michigan Cops Raid Medical Marijuana Patient Legally Rob Entire Family Belongings In Front Of Children
Society & Culture  (tags: Michigan cops, police, Ginnifer Hency, Michigan lawmakers, drug task force, forfeiture laws )

Dandelion
- 1 hour ago - mintpressnews.com
Medical marijuana user Ginnifer Hency told a group of Michigan lawmakers that a drug task force raided her home and kept every belonging she owned even her childrens after a judge dismissed the charges against her.
VA 'Homeless Veterans' Success Stories
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, government, americans, ethics, obama, healthcare, healthcare, housing, violence, world, family )

James
- 1 day ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
All in to end Veteran homelessness - HUD, VA, DOL, USICH leaders to visit Houston, Tucson, and Las Vegas next week

Society & Culture  (tags: nestle, ceo, Corporate Responsibility, california, water )

Dogan
- 5 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell Nestle CEO Tim Brown: Exercise some corporate responsibility and end your water profiteering in drought-stricken California.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Ambassador Power: #WomensHealthMatters in the Post-2015 Agenda
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, Human Rights, women's rights, ambassador )

Dogan
- 4 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
Join us in calling on the US Ambassador to the UN to encourage world leaders to take a meaningful stand for womenâEUR(TM)s health and human rights.
#LoveCantWait for Marriage Equality Any Longer - Take Action WithHuman Rights Campaign
Society & Culture  (tags: Marriage Equality, citizen rights abuse, Love Marriage, LGBT marriage rights, LGBT discrimination, love wins, respect, education, freedoms, gayrights, society, usa )

Anonymous
- 4 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
I strongly believe that all Humans are created equal and should therefore be entitled to marry whom they love.These marriage bans affect real lives, real families. The time for fairness is now. PLEASE SIGN!
 

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