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Let's Make Ã-Zlem Famous (Avaaz Staff Arrested in Turkey) - PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: Turkey, Avaaz, human rights activist, Avaaz staff member, Özlem Dalkıran, human rights defenders, arrested, brutal crackdown, civil society )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
Turkey just arrested Avaaz staff member Ã-zlem! Let's set her free. Ã-zlem's being held without charges after attending a meeting of human rights defenders.
Justice for Jasmine - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Jasmine Shepard, valedictorian, honors, Cleveland, Mississippi, education, graduation )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - act.colorofchange.org
Jasmine Shepard should be recognized for the incredible work she did to become the first Black student to ever earn valedictorian honors in Cleveland, Mississippi. She should not have to share it with a white student who had not earned the position.
Turkey Just Arrested Avaaz Staff Member Ã-Zlem! Let's Set Her Free.
Society & Culture  (tags: turkey, Avaaz staff membeer, international petition, activists, freedoms, government, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
But if we build a massive international petition and use the media to make Ã-zlem famous, she'll be more trouble than she's worth for a government in political crisis.
Stand With The Supreme Court 5
Society & Culture  (tags: activism, protests, demonstrations, Supreme Court, social media )

Freya
- 1 day ago - facebook.com
We need to send a clear message that people support this kind of bold nonviolent action to hold the Supreme Court accountable for the corruption of our democracy.
Journalism Is Dying and Content Marketing Is Taking Its Place
Society & Culture  (tags: world, media, freedoms, dishonesty, ethics, "information", spin, corporate investment, brain washing, collective knowledge, critical thinking )

Evelyn
- 13 hours ago - truth-out.org
Spin is spin, even when it is written by journalists. The proportions of junk food we consume affect our bodies. Similarly, the composition of the information we're fed affects our collective knowledge, our ability to think critically, the focus of our
Homeless People 'Removed From Subway for De Blasio Ride'
Society & Culture  (tags: NY Mayor de Blasio, homeless persons, subway )

Judy
- 15 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
Police reportedly removed all vagabonds from two stations ahead of the mayor's four-stop press event as he rode from his Park Slope gym to his new re-election headquarters in downtown Brooklyn.
My Tribute to Chris Cornell From Soundgarden, Gone But Not Forgotten.   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Chris Cornell, Soundgarden, Spoonman )

Animae
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Chris Cornell July 20, 1964 âEUR" May 18, 2017 Feel the rhythm with your hands Steal the rhythm while you can....
My Tribute to the Recent Huge Loss of Chester Bennington From Linkin Park : ' (   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Linkin Park, goodbye Chester Bennington, video )

Animae
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Their first track i ever heard.... i still love it the best!!! Goodbye baby.....
Alabama Lawyers Say a 12-Year-Old Rape Victim ShouldnâEUR(TM)t Be Allowed to Have An Abortion
Society & Culture  (tags: rape victim, abortion, conservative attorneys, ethics, family, freedoms, humans, rights, society, women )

Lone
- 4 hours ago - salon.com
Conservative attorneys argue that the 12-year-old is not "mature enough" to make a decision about life and death
Gas Station Owner With Heart for the Homeless Keeps Doors Open for Them 24/7 - Good News Network
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, homeless, philanthropy )

Glenn
- 18 hours ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
This Los Angeles County business owner makes sure that the doors of his gas station are open to the homeless community 24/7, rain or shine.
The Cult Of Materialism   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Materialism, Culture, Society, Animals, Americans, activists, arts, corruption, crime, death, education, environment, ethics, government, politics, sadness, tv, violence, women, world )

Fiona
- 1 hour ago - youtube.com
This is a video for idealists, nature lovers, animals lovers....and Earth lovers..and my fellow Care 2 Members. It gets to the core of why we fight the battles we fight. It is a long video, Please note, watch, comment and forward.
   

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