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Stop Movie That Glorifies Mass Shooting! Please Sign!
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, films, violence )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
YouâEUR(TM)ve already received a lot of criticism for your companyâEUR(TM)s production of the movie Del Playa which depicts a killing spree within the same community as that of the Isla Vista mass shooting of 2014
The Saddest Bride I Have Ever Seen
Society & Culture  (tags: Child bride, Bangladesh, Muslims, Islam, pedophilia, child, children, girls, crime, culture, ethics, family, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, women )

Penny
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
On her wedding day, 15~year- old Nasoin Akhter looked melancholic, according to photographer Allison Joyce, who documented the teenage girls wedding to her 32~year~old husband, Mohammad Hasamur Rahman, last week in Manikganj, Bangladesh.
Buffalo Springfield - For What It's Worth - Lyrics   video
Society & Culture  (tags: )

MmAWAY
- 19 hours ago - youtu.be
Song and group still hold true today with Humans! So Sad!
Justice for Bipolar Inmate, Who Was Beaten to Death By Corrections Offcers! Please Sign!
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, Human Rights Violations )

Elaine
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Witnesses at Fishkill Correctional Facility in New York watched 20 officers kick and beat African-American inmate Samuel Harrell to death.
Oliver Sacks, Eminent Neurologist and Awakenings Author, Dies Aged 82 | Books | The Guardian
Society & Culture  (tags: Oliver Sacks, Awakenings, cancer, liver cancer, Gay man, psychology, author, neurologist )

BMutiny
- 20 hours ago - theguardian.com
Oliver Sacks, the eminent neurologist and writer garlanded as the "poet laureate of medicine", has died at his home in New York City. He was 82. The cause of death was cancer, Kate Edgar, his longtime personal assistant, told the New York Times
What Is the Obama Justice Department Doing Harassing Gay Men For Having Sex? | Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: renboy, sex workers, legalizing prostitution, amesty international, Trans sex workers, LGBT rights, Human Rights, stonewall )

BMutiny
- 18 hours ago - alternet.org
federal agents swarmed the headquarters of Rentboy.com, a website that offered advertising to male escorts, and arrested 7 employees.The action seems to be unprecedented -federal attention has thus far focused only on female sex workers, painting them as
Phil Collins- Another Day In Paradise   video
Society & Culture  (tags: homlessness, alone, safety, sadness, world, society )

MmAWAY
- 17 hours ago - youtu.be
Though this is an older video, it sadly is true more today! So many of us need HELP.
Ban Dangerous Walking Safari Tours
Society & Culture  (tags: walking safari tours, guide, killed, dngerous, culture, death, environment, humans, world )

Lone
- 5 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
A tour guide was recently killed by a lion while giving a guided walking safari tour. It is important to take action in order to ensure that others do not meet the same fate.
Bryce Casavant, Who Refused to Kill Bear Cubs, Removed From Conservation Service
Society & Culture  (tags: bear cubs, conservation service, removed, corruption, environment, ethics, humans )

Lone
- 1 day ago - cbc.ca
Caretakers say bear cubs are putting on weight, good candidates for release into the wild
What Does Your Kid's Sex Education Look Like?
Society & Culture  (tags: sex education, abstinence-only, children, schools, teens, failures )

Freya
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
Choosing the Best is a company that claims to be the leader in abstinence-only sex education. Choosing the Best is based out of Atlanta, Georgia and run by Bruce and Donna Cook. CTB materials are used in 15 states and are part of the $1.5 billion in...
Texas Sheriff Slams Out-of-Control Rhetoric Against Police After âEUR~Cold-Blooded AssassinationâEUR(TM) at Gas Station
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, death, crime, interesting, law, police, rights, society, violence )

Cheryl A.
- 1 day ago - ijreview.com
With all due respect. We don't know if the shooting was unprovoked. We do know that police have a habit of killing unarmed Black people, lying and getting away with it. This man does not represent all Black people. Stop profiling...peace.
Global Leaders: Lift the Gaza Blockade
Society & Culture  (tags: children, corruption, crime, ethics, family, government, humans, law, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 1 hour ago - secure.avaaz.org
A year after the devastating war on Gaza, thousands of children are still sleeping in the rubble of their homes. ...
Burundi: Before It's Too Late * Please Sign *
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, ethics, family, humans, law, politics, religion, police, rights, sadness, society, world )

Frans
- 1 hour ago - secure.avaaz.org
Nearly 20 years ago, Rwanda plunged into horrific ethnic violence. Now dozens are dead in neighbouring Burundi and further violence could fan the flames of the Hutu-Tutsi tensions at the heart of BurundiâEUR(TM)s last, decade-long civil war...
Oklahoma Gun Range Gets Liquor License
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, liquor, booze, alcohol, archery, Oklahoma )

Freya
- 17 hours ago - dailykos.com
An Oklahoma City TV station reports that councilors approved the liquor license for Wilshire Gun Range on Tuesday. The 40,000-square-foot establishment includes 24 firearm lanes, 10 archery lanes, and a cafe where food and alcohol will be served.
To Introduce the Soft Opt Out System of Tissue and Organ Donation
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, health, organ donation )

Elaine
- 5 hours ago - change.org
I think the fact that 96% of the UK population have expressed a desire to donate their organs, but only 33% are signed up to the organ and tissue donor register says it all. A difficult subject but so many in need of transplants. Please sign!
Emma Watson's Latest Looks Are Turning Heads Thanks to Her Eco-Friendly Clothes and Accessories.
Society & Culture  (tags: Emma Watson, exo-friendly, clothes, accessories, sustainable fashion, celebrity, culture, ethics, fashion, humans, society )

Lone
- 5 hours ago - upworthy.com
Now, Emma Watson is lending her celebrity to another worthy cause: sustainable fashion.
Free Biram, End Slavery in Mauritania *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, law, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 1 hour ago - secure.avaaz.org
I became a slave at age 5. Every day I looked after the herd. Every night I was raped by my master. I always thought, without understanding, that this was normal....
10 Years Later, New Orleans Still Recovering From Katrina
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, society, New Orleans, recovery, politics, Katrina )

Cal
- 1 day ago - cbsnews.com
it's a tale of two cities when comparing the reconstruction of affluent areas and the Lower Ninth Ward.
Katrina Anniversary Brings Tears, Gratitude to Tiny Mississippi Town
Society & Culture  (tags: government, society, jrecovering from katrina, americans )

Cal
- 1 day ago - news.yahoo.com
Community pummeled by eye of the storm overcomes obstacles despite snubs
Bigotry in Numbers: Why Academics Look Down on Evangelicals
Society & Culture  (tags: education, religion )

Glenn
- 13 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
All they know is what they read in the Bible.
Who's Behind the Smithsonian Museum's $63 Million Ode to American Capitalism? - In These Times
Society & Culture  (tags: Corporations, Capitalism, Profits, entrepreneurship, optimism, lies and propaganda, sellout, Smithsonian )

BMutiny
- 7 hours ago - inthesetimes.com
Corporate funders from Intel to Monsanto to Mars Inc. pooled their deductible foundation dosh to help underwrite this $63 million, Ken Burns-style paean to their own market-conquering genius.Hectic interactive displays about everything from the cotton gin
Mexico: Stop Attacks on Freedom of Expression!
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, corruption, crime, culture, death, ethics, freedoms, humans, law, media, news, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 1 hour ago - secure.avaaz.org
Mexican photojournalist Rubén Espinosa was just found tortured and murdered, along with human rights activist Nadia Vera and three other women. ...
They Had Been Selected For Transport By The Nazis. Would They Live Or Die?
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms )

Cheryl
- 1 day ago - thegraylinghiddentruthpoems.com
"Joseph and his family had been put in one of the end cars, by chance; they stood in the middle of the car, holding each others hands and closing their eyes. They were convinced that this was the end for them.
Bankers Are Buying Baltimore's Debt, Charging Families Crazy Interest Rates, Then Taking Their Homes
Society & Culture  (tags: greed, injustice, debt, loans, Baltimore, usury )

Freya
- 17 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
New data show powerful hedge funds are profiting off of struggling families in Baltimore by buying up debts as small as $250, charging high interest rates, and taking their homes when they fail to pay.
The Total Dumbing Down of America: Eleventh Graders Given Assignment to Read
Society & Culture  (tags: children, education, news )

Earths
- 15 hours ago - endtimeheadlines.org
For years, Americans concerned with declining educational standards on the primary level have watched as politicians in bed with the teachers unions continually make excuses for poor performances and promise to "fix" discrepancies with "more money"
 

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