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Announcing The Women's Convention, 27-29 October 2017, Detroit MI
Society & Culture  (tags: activism, activists, Women's March, workshops, planning, strategy, conventions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - womensconvention.com
The Women's Convention will bring thousands of women, femmes and our allies of all backgrounds to Detroit October 27 - 29 for a weekend of workshops, strategy sessions, inspiring forums and a building intersectional movement.
Neo-Nazi Website Asks Readers to Target Funeral of Heather Heyer Who Died in Charlottesville Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: Heather Heyer, Neo Nazi, Charlottesville, VA, The Daily Stormer )

Dandelion
- 23 hours ago - independent.co.uk
Is it not enough they killed her? Her poor Mother must now also deal with this additional heartlessness. Trump has said he wants to get tough on crime well here is a group for him to go after. Which is doubtful from his past actions.
Demand the Immediate Release ofâEUR¯Gay Human Rights Activist AliâEUR¯FeruzâEUR¯
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, abuse, ethics, government, politics, world, society )

Lone
- 1 day ago - amnesty.org
The Russian authorities mustâEUR¯immediatelyâEUR¯releaseâEUR¯openly gay humanâEUR¯rights activistâEUR¯AliâEUR¯Feruz!âEUR¯
Canada: Suspend Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: canada, arms sales, Saudi Arabia )

Lone
- 9 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
New footage shows Canadian-made armored vehicles being used against SaudiâEUR(TM)s own people which violates CanadaâEUR(TM)s arms policy. Now the Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland is deciding whether or not to suspend weapon exports to Saudi Arabia
President Advocates Chaos With His Trumpelstiltskin Speech !!!
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, culture, politics )

Dot
- 9 hours ago - politico.com
FACING HATE - We face the hate of Trump's face and his illusive words that entitle his followers to stir up only more chaos and hateful emotions!!!
Australia: Investigate HamedâEUR(TM)s Death PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: australia, Hamed, death, Manus Island, detention centre, government, humans, world )

Lone
- 9 hours ago - amnesty.org.au
After being trapped for years on Manus Island in AustraliaâEUR(TM)s offshore detention centre, Iranian man Hamed was found dead last week. The cause and circumstances of his death are still unknown.
FBI, Crack Down On White Supremacists!
Society & Culture  (tags: hate mongers, terrorism, violence, white supremacists, extremists, absolutists, petitions )

Freya
- 22 hours ago - actionsprout.io
A White Supremacist killed one and injured 19 others when he used his car to attack anti-racism protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia. Their hate must be stopped!
Father of Charlottesville Neo-Nazi Marcher Publicly Disowns His Son
Society & Culture  (tags: Charlottesville nazie marcher, White Supremacist Peter Tefft, Father denounces son )

Dandelion
- 12 hours ago - alternet.org
One father of a Charlottesville marcher is denouncing his own son after the young man was seen on national news spouting hate over the weekend. I have taught all of my children that all men and women are created equal he did not learn this hate from us.
MoveOn Petitions - We, the People of the United States, Denounce White Supremacy
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, usa, violence, rights, bigotry )

Glenn
- 21 hours ago - petitions.moveon.org
Help stamp out prejudice and bigotry.
Gold Brooch Worth £10,000 Dating Back to the 15th Century Unearthed By Metal Detector
Society & Culture  (tags: Lord medieval, gold, treasure, brooch, castle, England, Chamberlain William Hastings, Katherine Neville. )

Scooby
- 7 hours ago - express.co.uk
A £10,000 GOLD brooch that was a gifted by one of the richest men in England to his wife 550 years ago has been unearthed by a metal detectorist
Oppose HB 250, Which Absolves Drivers of Liability When They Hit Protesters (Texas)
Society & Culture  (tags: demonstrations, protests, activism, violence, hate crimes, Texas, petitions )

Freya
- 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
This bill would absolve drivers of civil liability should they crash into protesters while exercising "due care."
Oppose H 5690, Which Waives Civil Liability for Drivers Who Strike Protesters (Rhode Island)
Society & Culture  (tags: demonstrations, protests, violence, hate crimes, petitions )

Freya
- 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
This bill waives civil liability for any injury or death caused when a car crashes into a protest occurring on a public roadway so long as the driver was exercising "due care."
Oppose HB 330, Qualified Immunity for Auto Accident (North Carolina)
Society & Culture  (tags: demonstrations, protests, violence, hate crimes, human rights, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
This bill sets aside civil liability penalties for any motorist who strikes and injures a protester with his or her car, so long as the protest doesn't have a permit. It is an open invitation for people to use their vehicles to attack protesters.
13th Century Lodge Where Catherine of Aragon Lived as a Child Bride Before It Became a Prison and Later a Film Set Goes on Sale
Society & Culture  (tags: Catherine of Aragon, Ludlow, Shropshire, England, history )

Scooby
- 11 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
It was once home to child bride Catherine of Aragon before later serving as a prison, sheriffâEUR(TM)s lodge and even a film s
Young Australian Boy Makes Care Packages for the Homeless Using His Own Pocket Money
Society & Culture  (tags: australian boy, care packages, gofundme, activists, child, ethics, society, world )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - globalcitizen.org
With the help of his mum the young empathetic young boy started a GoFundMe page, which has already surpassed its goal of $1,000 raising over $2,500.
Oppose Senate Bill 944, Which Excuses Motorists for Injuring Demonstrators (Tennessee)
Society & Culture  (tags: protests, activism, activists, violence, Tennessee, petitions )

Freya
- 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
This bill would excuse any motorist who injures another person participating in a protest or demonstration on a public right-of-way from civil liability for such injury, so long as the motorist was "exercising due care" when the injury occurred.
Real Talk: Bullies, Trolls and the Troll Tax
Society & Culture  (tags: trolls, bullies, harassment, activism )

Freya
- 54 minutes ago - blog.mozilla.org
Imagine a walk home from school filled with fear. Imagine you feel the fear because of a bully. Now imagine your bully is online.
Petition - Demand White Nationalist Student Be Expelled
Society & Culture  (tags: Charlottesville, demonstrations, protests, violence, hate crimes, human rights, civil rights, white supremacists )

Kalliope
- 52 minutes ago - forcechange.com
Demand white nationalist be expelled for rallying. University student Peter Cytanovic will not be expelled after he was identified as a participant in the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.
The Truth About Women and White Supremacy
Society & Culture  (tags: women, Ku Klux Klan, white supremacists, Racial Hatred, abuse, activists, americans, corruption, humans, politics, sadness, society, world )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - thecut.com
When it comes to identifying the perpetrators of racial hatred in this country, it is tempting to comfort ourselves with gender tropes. But women have always played a determining role in white-supremacist movements.
What It's Like to Protest Trump Nearly 7 Months After His Disastrous Presidency Began
Society & Culture  (tags: Trump regime, protests, activism, activists )

Freya
- 2 hours ago - alternet.org
Thousands converge on the streets of New York City to demonstrate their disapproval of the president.
A Patent Exists To Provide Home Surveillance Using AMI Smart Meters
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, law, media, rights, politics, society, patents, AMI smart meters, privacy violation, surveillance and tracking, spying 24/7, microwaves, human frequency control )

Ricardo
- 2 minutes ago - activistpost.com
AMI (Advanced Metering Infrastructure) Smart Meters (AMI SMs) are being forced on to everyoneâEUR(TM)s home, apartment, condo and businesses in the United States with total disregard for numerous legal aspects, with one specifically-egregious issue......
   

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