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Free Leonard Peltier - PETITION -
Society & Culture  (tags: Leonard Peltier, American Indian Movement, Native American Rights )

- 1 day ago -
Leonard Peltier was a member of the American Indian Movement (AIM), which promotes Native American rights. In 1975, during a confrontation involving AIM members, two FBI agents were shot dead. Peltier was convicted of their murders, ....
We Need a Real Social Security Benefit Increase! - Petitions
Society & Culture  (tags: Social Security, zero net gain, Medicare, too small increase, COLA )

- 10 hours ago -
Next year's cost of living adjustment for Social Security will be a meager 0.3 percent $5 per month. For all Social Security beneficiaries who receive Medicare next years COLA is likely to go entirely towards rising premiums. So it is effectively zero
Ancient Papyrus Scroll Found With Earliest Hebrew Mention of Jerusalem
Society & Culture  (tags: ancient Hebrew, Jerusalem, First Temple period, packing slip )

- 8 hours ago -
IAA announces finding of extra-biblical document, written in ancient Hebrew script dated back to the 7th Century BC. (video: )
Demand UK Police Record and Investigate Modern Slavery Crimes PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, slavery, protection )

- 8 hours ago -
It is one of the worst crimes imaginable. The victims are stripped of their basic rights and freedoms. They are kept isolated from society and from loved ones. Often they are forced to live in cramped and squalid conditions
You Say You Want a Gender Revolution? This Comic Is Leading the Way
Society & Culture  (tags: Middle East, women, comics, Arabs, gender issues )

- 1 day ago -
In a dystopian future, a heroine rises against the status quo to lead a revolution against an unjust ruler. No, it's not Katniss Everdeen from the Hunger Games trilogy. Her name is Latifa, and she is busting stereotypes of Arab women.
Impeach Judge for Lax Incest, Rape Sentence
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, sadness, violence )

- 1 day ago -
Sad, Disgusting, Angry, Low Life Scum. Please sign and share.
Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Officially Charged With Criminal Contempt of Court
Society & Culture  (tags: law, abuse, crooked cops )

- 4 hours ago -
The longtime and controversial sheriff of metropolitan Phoenix was formally charged Tuesday with criminal contempt of court for ignoring a judge's order in a racial profiling case.
Oglala Lakota Nursing Bringing the Elders Home - ICTMN.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: Oglala Lakota, Elders nursing home, opening soon )

- 1 day ago -
Oglala Lakota Nursing, Bringing the Elders Home
Mark Ruffalo and Susan Sarandon Join Protest Against the North Dakota Pipeline
Society & Culture  (tags: Susan Sarandon, Mark Ruffalo, north dakota pipeline, protesting, activistsamericans, society )

- 4 hours ago -
Hundreds of people gathered in Los Angeles on Sunday to protest against climate change and show support for activists demonstrating against the construction of an oil pipeline in North Dakota.
The Beautiful Icelandic Tradition of Giving Books on Christmas Eve
Society & Culture  (tags: icelandic tradition, iceland, books, Christmas Eve, culture, family, interesting, society, world )

- 4 hours ago -
Book lovers will want to adopt this lovely holiday tradition, which melds literary and holiday pleasures into a single event.
10 Needlessly Gendered Halloween Costumes
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween, costumes, sexism )

- 1 day ago -
It's the time of year when Americans are finalizing their Halloween costumes. But plenty of tricks are in store for women who want to dress up as familiar characters. Even seemingly neutral costumes reveal the unequal way women are treated.
I Went Undercover With a Border Militia. Here's What I Saw. | Mother Jones
Society & Culture  (tags: militia )

- 7 hours ago -
We should ALL be afraid of actions like this.
Ontario -- Stop Torturing Adam Capay - PETITION -
Society & Culture  (tags: ontario, adam capay, ontario government, government, abuse, crime, humans, rights )

- 27 minutes ago -
The Ontario government is torturing an innocent man -- right now Adam Capay sits in solitary confinement with the lights blaring above his plexiglass cell 24 hours a day, but our call can help bring him justice.
'Thank You for Your P**** Portrait': Woman's Genius Two-Page Rejection Letter in Response to a VERY X-Rated Photo Sends Twitter
Society & Culture  (tags: Response to D**kH##d )

- 5 hours ago -
Sarah-Louise Jordan, 28, compiled a two-page reply that began with the words: 'Thank you for your p**** portrait', before firmly - and very eloquently - putting her suitor in his place.
Today Is Intersex Awareness Day
Society & Culture  (tags: )

- 4 hours ago -
What human rights issues do intersex people face?Most early interventions are surgeries on cosmetic or social grounds that serve to make the appearance of a childâEUR(TM)s genitalia normative.These procedures include clitoral reductions

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