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Portland Looks Into Micro Homes for the Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: micro homes, homeless, portland, oregan, americans, culture, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 1 hour ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
The city of Portland, Oregon, is hoping to offer its estimated 2,000 homeless residents a safer place to spend the night: micro homes.
The Assassinating of Native American Voices By the Cowards Palin, Ditka, and Snyder - The Nation
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans, culture, death, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, americans, abuse, society, violence, media, government, rights )

Wild
- 4 hours ago - thenation.com
Every person who wants the Washington football team to change its name got an unexpected gift earlier this week in the form of a Sarah Palin word salad. Palin decided for reasons that are best left unexplored, that her wisdom was required on this issue.
Arizona Shooting: Girl, Nine, Kills Gun Instructor
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, child, crime, culture, death, education, government, law, media, politics, rights, safety, society )

Kit
- 5 hours ago - bbc.com
A nine year-old girl in the US has killed her shooting instructor by accident while being shown how to use a high-powered sub machine gun. * Because nine years old really need to use an Uzi in Arizona.
Critics Blast Obama's Three Meals a Day -- Andy Borowitiz -
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, Humor, Satire, society )

Kit
- 5 hours ago - newyorker.com
"It sends a very dangerous message to our enemies to see President Obama eating," he said. ** HUMOR**SATIRE**
Cotton Gin Boss Threatens to Hang Black Worker For Drinking From 'White People Only' Fountain
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, freedoms, government, law, media, politics, Racism, rights, society )

Kit
- 5 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
Yes, it is 2014 and yes this article is true. I wish this were Onion News, but this can be found at numerous sites on the Internet.
Jon Stewart Is Back - This Show Takes on Ferguson and Race in America -
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, Humor, society )

Kit
- 5 hours ago - thedailyshow.cc.com
Jon Stewart hits this out of the park. So funny and so true.
New Poll Shows Big Racial Gulf in Opinions on Police Conduct
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, law, media, murder, police, politics, rights, safety, society, violence )

Kit
- 6 hours ago - america.aljazeera.com
Americans of different races have significantly different opinions on police performance - especially as to whether they believe their local forces typically avoid using excessive force and treat blacks and whites equally - according to a new Pew Research
Obama Concerned About Police Military Hardware Mobilizations
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, ethics, freedoms, military, weapons, civilians, martial law, police, law, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, usa )

Angelus
- 7 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
With all of the sadistic and brutal examples of police, this should be a tantamount concern
Winnipeg Protesters Camp Out for Murdered, Missing Inquiry
Society & Culture  (tags: Winnipeg, protesters, murdered, missing, camp out, tents, inquiry, aboriginal women, activists, abuse, crime, culture, death, government, humans, murder, politics, safety, society, violence )

Lone
- 10 hours ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Protesters have put up about a dozen tents in Winnipeg's Memorial Park, calling on national leaders to launch an inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women.
This Floating Library Is Absolutely Magical
Society & Culture  (tags: knowledge, books, floating library, society, culture, education )

Darren
- 12 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
This Is A Floating Library. Every City Should Probably Have One. No probably about it! Additional link: http://www.floatinglibrary.org/
Shocking Picture of What Life Will Look Like When You Can't Afford to Retire
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, society, culture, health, health, exercise, risks, safety, food, economy, labor, money, jobs )

Wild
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
In a must-read article in the current issue of Harper's magazine, journalist Jessica Bruder, adjunct professor at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, adds a new phrase to America's vocabulary: "Elderly migrant worker." She documents a growi
PETITION - Former Damascus Officer Fights to Keep K-9 Partner the City Plans to Auction Off
Society & Culture  (tags: Shepherd, americans, culture, police, rights, sadness, society, usa )

Lone
- 1 day ago - examiner.com
One of the best parts of his job was his dog Emmy, a Dutch shepherd who lived with Justin and his family. She was a part of her life for two years, and Justin thought his contract stated Emmy belonged to him.
Help Canine Companions Prevent Service Dog Fraud ACTION US
Society & Culture  (tags: service dogs, illegitimate service dogs, ethics, family, society, rights, americans )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - cci.org
Service dog fraud is a problem on the rise. We're fighting a new wave of discrimination today because too many misbehaving pets are posing as service dogs and causing business owners to restrict access for people with disabilities.
Today (Tue 26th Aug, 2014) Is Women's Equality Day
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, culture, freedoms, government, rights, society, women )

Lone
- 1 day ago - daysoftheyear.com
Women's Equality Day commemorates 26th August 1920 when votes to women officially became part of the US constitution. This day marks a turning point in the history of the struggle for equal treatment of women and women's rights.
   

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