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Kindergartner Empties Piggy Bank to Pay for Classmates' Milk
Society & Culture  (tags: charity, altruism, children, kids, school, poverty )

- 20 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."
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 )

- 20 hours ago -
The Leadership Institute teaches young people how to mobilize for conservative candidates.
Thom Hartmann: The America I Knew Has Almost Disappeared
Society & Culture  (tags: freedom, democracy, oligarchy, capitalism, greed, fascism, plutocracy )

- 20 hours ago -
What's left of our democratic institutions are under siege.
Petition: Put Non-Violent Criminals and Violent Criminals in Separate Prisons
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, law, violence, safety, death, murder )

- 15 hours ago -
The inmates' safety depends on it.
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
Only Nonviolent Resistance Will Work - Chris Hedges
Society & Culture  (tags: DAPL, demonstrations, nonviolent action, resistance )

- 16 hours ago -
The encampments by Native Americans at Standing Rock, N.D., from April 2016 to February 2017 to block construction of the Dakota Access pipeline provided the template for future resistance movements.
Petition: Excommunicate All Hate Group Members
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, world, violence, crime )

- 15 hours ago -
Bigotry contradicts all of Jesus' teachings.
Petition: Ban Capital Punishment for Minors
Society & Culture  (tags: child, children, crime, death, murder, law, ethics, violence )

- 14 hours ago -
Why not ban capital punishment in general while you're at it?
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,
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...
In Real Life #BeStrong   video
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, psychological, bullying, trolling, cyber-bullying, reject, #clickwithcompassion, #BeStrong )

- 19 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?
Little Girl Gives Perfect Answer to Outdated Homework Question
Society & Culture  (tags: kids, children, schools, education, social progress )

- 19 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.
Katzenberg:Weinstein a Monster But Saw No Evidence of Abuse in Hundreds of Meetings
Society & Culture  (tags: arts, celebrity, movies, tv, sadness, society, women, violence, ethics, culture, law, police )

- 11 hours ago -
One big question here is why didnt all of the victims go after Weinstein after they became rich and powerful themselves?
Americans,Mostly Working Poor, Pay $135,000,000,000 Per Year on Illegal Immigrants
Society & Culture  (tags: police, law, ethics, family, taxes, illegals, culture, americans, abuse, children, corruption, rights, women, society, sadness, religion )

- 11 hours ago -
That is the equivalent of buying 900,000 $150,000 homes for poor needy natural citizens every year
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...
Halloween After Cancer: Give a Treat, Not Trick
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween )

- 3 hours ago -
How this cancer survivor approaches Halloween since cancer.

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