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PETITION~ Greek Government Stop Paying Ecclesiasts Wages!!!! PLEASE SIGN
Society & Culture  (tags: Greece, separation of church state )

AniMae
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Payment of the payroll of church by the state is unconstitutional!
Why We Care More About The Death Of A Lion Than A Thousand Dead Children (Two Articles)
Society & Culture  (tags: Cecil, animals, humans, children, celebrity, human rights, suffering, abuse, tragedy, society )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - informationclearinghouse.info
The heart of the problem - if you're killed, it helps to be a celebrity, whether human or beast. For the rest - 3/4M black men incarcerated in the US, 10s of K of child brides in Bangladesh etc - suffering goes mostly unnoted and unheard.
How Outrage Over Cecil the Lion Killing Misses the Point
Society & Culture  (tags: social media, zimbabwe, morale compass )

Pami
- 22 hours ago - cnn.com
Why, some are now asking, do people care so much about the death of a lion when so many human beings are suffering and dying? The surge of sorrow for a dead lion, they say, when compared to the relative quiet about other wrongs, reveals a moral flaw
22 Jews Injured in 60 Arab Attacks This Week
Society & Culture  (tags: Muslims, Islam, Israel, crime, death, dishonesty, ethics, murder, religion, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 4 hours ago - jewishpress.com
Arabs threw firebombs and stones at Jewish people, homes and cars all week long, yet the mainstream media missed most of the reports.
The Most Famous Surfer You'Ve Never Heard Of
Society & Culture  (tags: Curt Harper, surfer, autistic, institutionalized, southern California )

Dandelion
- 7 hours ago - theatlantic.com
Curt Harper began surfing at the age of 10 despite doctors telling his parents that their autistic son may have to be institutionalized. Now at 50 years old Harper is a fixture in the Southern California surf scene and regularly attends competitions.
11 People Dead in Police Custody This Month
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, police )

Nita
- 1 day ago - nationofchange.org
There have been at least 11 cases of killing or other type of deaths of people while in police custody just this month. But will any officers face criminal charges for these deaths?
Crowd Becomes Angry as They Watch Swarms of Cops Jump on One Man in a Target Store
Society & Culture  (tags: police, cops, law enforcement, police brutality, civilians, videos )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The reaction by the witnesses speaks volumes about the current state of this country.
We Fail the Mentally Ill.
Society & Culture  (tags: mentally ill, fail, insurance company, greed, castaway )

The
- 1 day ago - cbsnews.com
The greed of insurance companies deny those who need mental help. This weekend 60 mins. will air a story concerning this issue.
'Why Did They Burn a Baby Alive? What Did He Do?'
Society & Culture  (tags: Israeli settlements, Ali Dawabsha, violence against children, Muhammad Abu Khudair, price tag, occupation, Duma, Maaleh Efraim, end the occupation of Palestine, Ayelet Shaked, West Bank arson attack, Impunity, violence-Israeli settlers, news, news, media )

Jess
- 1 day ago - 972mag.com
Inside Duma, dozens gather around the two homes that were set ablaze in the early hours of Friday morning. In one of them, 18-month-old Ali Dawabshe was burned to death
A Toddler Dies in the West Bank
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, West Bank, settler violence, crime, death, ethics, murder, rights, freedoms, humans, society, culture, family, children, abuse, government, politics, violence, safety, news )

CarrieEye
- 1 day ago - newyorker.com
How the reaction continues to play out will likely depend, in large measure, on how the Israeli justice system deals with the killers. There were already questions, from the Palestinian side, about whether the settlers' relatives, ...
From Solitary to the Street
Society & Culture  (tags: solitary confinement, solitary to the streets, isolation, the Marshall project )

Dandelion
- 6 hours ago - themarshallproject.org
What happens when prisoners go from complete isolation to complete freedom in a day?
The Latest Anti-Choice Move: Try to Take Custody of a Woman's Fetus
Society & Culture  (tags: women, prisons, Alabama, pregnancy, abortion, reproductive rights )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Alabama sought to prevent a prisoner from getting an abortion by terminating her parental rights in utero.
Security Cabinet OKs Administrative Detention of Jewish Terror Suspects
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, West Bank, settler violence, crime, death, murder, law, abuse, society, culture, interesting, government, politics, violence, children )

CarrieEye
- 5 hours ago - haaretz.com
Israel's diplomatic-security cabinet decided on Sunday move forward with administrative detentions ~ detention without trial ~ of Jewish terror suspects, in the wake of Thursday's deadly arson in the West Bank.
'It Was Off the Wall': FL Police Laundered Millions in Drug Money Overseas and Enjoyed Lavish Lifestyle
Society & Culture  (tags: news, police, Florida, law, dishonesty, crime, humans, society, culture, safety, ethics, abuse, corruption, government )

CarrieEye
- 17 hours ago - rawstory.com
An investigative report by the Miami Herald published today reveals that two local Florida police agencies engaged in a slick money laundering scheme ripped from a Hollywood movie, reaping a whopping $2.4 million for themselves in drug money.
Palestinian Authority And Kerry Freed Muslim Terrorists Who Burned Jewish Family To Death
Society & Culture  (tags: Muslims, Islam, Jews, terrorism, terrorists, children, crime, death, murder, ethics, religion, violence )

Penny
- 1 hour ago - frontpagemag.com
Juma'a Adem and Mahmoud Kharbish mixed glue with the gasoline, causing the flammable liquid to stick to the skin of the victims Nathaniel Weiss was 3 years old when Muslim terrorists burned him to death. Ephraim Weiss was 10 months old.
5 Most Absurd Conspiracy Theories Peddled By Anti-Choice Christians
Society & Culture  (tags: anti-choice, lies, slander, libel, birth control, reproductive rights )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
For the past few years, conservatives have been diligently trying to put a kinder, gentler face on the anti-choice movement.
The FBI Built a Database That Can Catch Rapists âEUR" Almost Nobody Uses It - ProPublica
Society & Culture  (tags: criminal justice tools, rapists )

Deborah
- 1 day ago - propublica.org
For roughly 30 years the FBI has virtually ignored a system meant to help cops track the behavioral patterns of violent criminals.
Kesha: We Must Do More to Ban Poaching
Society & Culture  (tags: arts, celebrity, environment, murder, sadness, government )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - time.com
Singer song writer has been to Africa and witnessed the glorious sound of a lions roar, as she slept in her tent. Perhaps getting celebrities interest they can spark Americans to do something and inspire the government too.
Why the True Definition of 'Pro-Life' Makes Anti-Abortion Republican Heads Explode
Society & Culture  (tags: abortion, anti-choice, children, hypocrisy )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Republican lawmakers and anti-choice extremists should take note of Sister Joan Chittister.
Israeli Leaders Vow to Not Let Terror Win, Following Deadly Attack on Palestinian Family
Society & Culture  (tags: arson, abuse, children, culture, death, ethics, family, religion, rights, safety, society )

Penny
- 8 hours ago - speroforum.com
Israeli premier Netanyahu called on defense forces to use all means necessary to find terrorists who incinerated a Palestinian baby.
12-Year-Old Killer
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, death, americans, children, corruption, ethics, family, humans, murder, police, politics, sadness, society, usa, violence, women, world )

Frank
- 8 hours ago - dallasobserver.com
Set aside for a moment that, by the age of 12, Edwin Carl Debrow Jr. had witnessed two murders, carried handguns for so long that "the idea of it was very routine" and stayed in a succession of shabby homes where life included having the door busted down
EXCLUSIVE: Tough Questions for Feds After They Jailed An Innocent Man for Nine Years
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, culture, ethics, government, law, police, politics, rights, society, violence, women )

Cheryl A.
- 1 hour ago - takepart.com
"McDavid was released in January after serving nine years of a 20-year sentence on federal charges related to an alleged ecoterrorism conspiracy." FBI allegedly withheld vital information from his trial that would have exonerated him...peace.
Islamist Justice: Slow Painful Death For Christian Mother In Pakistan
Society & Culture  (tags: Islam, Muslims, Christians, Pakistan, abuse, crime, culture, death, ethics, freedoms, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 1 hour ago - frontpagemag.com
A case study on the plight of Christians in the Land of the Pure.
Freedom for Asia Bibi ~ Please Sign the Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Islam, Muslims, Christians, Pakistan, crime, culture, death, ethics, freedoms, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 1 hour ago - petitionbuzz.com
Asia Bibi an innocent Christian mother of 5 caught up in the unjust and unequal society of Pakistan, has been given a historical death sentence (by hanging) from the Sheikhupura Court of Pakistan. Her crime? Simply under provocation she said: My Jesu
Time Passages ~ Al Stewart   video
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, music, humans )

MmAWAY
- 22 hours ago - youtu.be
Old Photos with Title track of Stewart's 1978 album: "Time Passages".
How Police Start Riots
Society & Culture  (tags: police, politics, rights, media, law, ethics, dishonesty, culture, violence )

Cheryl A.
- 21 hours ago - brasschecktv.com
"Police and police agents posing as "rioters" and provoking and staging riots." Agent provocateurs that are either cops or hired by cops or politicians to discredit peaceful protestors. ..peace.
Police Warn of No~Go Zones in Germany
Society & Culture  (tags: Europe, Germany, crime, culture, ethics, freedoms, religion, safety, society, violence, Islam, Muslims, No Go areas )

Penny
- 3 hours ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
There are districts where immigrant gangs are taking over entire metro trains for themselves. Native residents and business people are being intimidated and silenced. The reasons for this: the high rate of unemployment, the lack of job prospects for im
Secrets of the Creative Brain
Society & Culture  (tags: creativity, genius, mindpower, education, humans, health, society, world, women )

Frank
- 2 hours ago - theatlantic.com
A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQâEUR"and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.
Tough Questions for Feds After They Jailed An Innocent Man for Nine Years
Society & Culture  (tags: justice system, injustice, incarceration, innocence )

Freya
- 5 hours ago - takepart.com
Eric McDavid wants the government to explain its 'inadvertent' withholding of the evidence that eventually freed him.
Zachery Anderson's Life Was Ruined By a Lie
Society & Culture  (tags: sex, age of consent, injustice, petitions, sex offenders, outrages )

Freya
- 5 hours ago - change.org
Though the girl admitted to lying about her age and even her parents agreed the encounter was completely consensual and that Zach didn't do anything wrong, Zach found himself convicted of fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct charges. He'll now have...
 

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