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Society & Culture

Pictures of Two Egyptian Children Engaged to Be Married Trigger Outrage âEUR" Once Again
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, government, society, humans )

- 19 hours ago -
While celebrating his eldest son's lavish wedding, at which a number of famous singers and belly dancers performed, Nasser Hassan decided to "double the joy," he later recalled. He announced that his son Omar would marry his cousin Gharam.
PETITION - Equal Love Should Not Be Treated Unequally!
Society & Culture  (tags: LGBTI marriage rights, LGBTI Australia )

- 5 hours ago -
Any law implementing marriage equality in Australia must not include new special rights to discriminate against LGBTI couples.
What We Don't Learn About the Black Panther Party--But Should
Society & Culture  (tags: U.S., Black Lives Matter, Racism, Inequality, Justice System, People Power )

- 18 hours ago -
Fifty years ago this month, the Black Panther Party was born. Its history holds vital lessons for today's movement to confront racism and police violence; yet textbooks either misrepresent or minimize the significance of the Black Panthers.
Water Protectors' Prayer Walk Ends Up With 80+ Arrests, Including That of a Unicorn Riot Journalist
Society & Culture  (tags: Water Protectors, Dakota Access Pipeline, DAPL, update )

- 16 hours ago -
More than 80 people were arrested in relation to Saturday's events, including a Unicorn Riot journalist. Below is video shot before the mass arrests, showing heavily armed police macing the crowd of peaceful water protectors.
Stop Transportation of West Papua's Children. PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, rights, protection )

- 2 hours ago -
In West Papua today, religious Indonesian organizations are actively recruiting young children through false promises to their parents. After their parents, mainly vulnerable people in poorer and isolated areas, have been promised a free education
How the Web Became Unreadable
Society & Culture  (tags: online, print, reading, seeing )

- 17 hours ago -
WOW, finally an answer to why I hate reading online more and more every day!
A Painting For the Enlightened
Society & Culture  (tags: arts, culture, ethics, humans, interesting, society, art, painting, compassion, virtue, understanding, tranquility, knowledge, kindness, good, goodwill, empathy, helping, prosocial, antisocial, sociopathic, behaviour, thinking, philosophy, reasoning )

- 13 hours ago -
This news story is here to share with you one of my latest artworks in a series that defines my personal atheist ethical philosophy. Titled "Ljosalfar and the Circle of the Enlightened" it contains the symbolism of what I believe makes a good human being.
Punish Woman Accused of Raping Boy and Having Sexual Contact With Dog PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, animals, rape )

- 2 hours ago -
Demand the maximum penalty for a woman who reportedly took photos of herself raping a teenage boy and sexually abusing a dog.
Harvard Has Billions, So Why Won't It Pay Workers a Living Wage?
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics )

- 17 hours ago -
The demands of the Million Student March included debt-free college, student-loan forgiveness, and a $15-an-hour minimum salary for campus workers most schools should realize are indispensable.
New Report Warns Of Growing Biometric Surveillance State
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, culture, ethics, freedoms, government, internet, law, politics, rights, society, Biometric Surveillance, orwellian police state, tyranny )

- 17 hours ago -
A recently released report from the Center for Privacy and Technology is calling attention to the growing danger of facial recognition software. Georgetown Law UniversityâEUR(TM)s Center for Privacy and Technology has released a new report detailing how...
Exposed Viral Hoaxes Prove How Easy It Is To Dupe The World With Disinfo
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, arts, culture, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, internet, law, media, rights, sadness, society, disinformation, masses manipulation, Hoaxes )

- 17 hours ago -
Do you believe everything you see? If so, you may want to reconsider. In 1999, Daniel Simons and Christopher Chabris conducted a study on the phenomenon of âEUR~inattentional blindness,âEUR(TM) subsequently publishing a video which dramatically supports....
Noam Chomsky on the Perils of Market-Driven Education
Society & Culture  (tags: Noam Chomsky, culture, democracy, education, human relations, private sector, U.S )

- 9 hours ago -
What is the actual role of education and its link to democracy, to decent human relations and to a decent society? What defines a cultured and decent society? Noam Chomsky shares his views on education and culture.
The Siege Starts Without Warning
Society & Culture  (tags: war, seige, society, Sarajevo, Bosnia, Aleppo, Syria, bombing, destruction, journalists, illusions )

- 5 hours ago -
When the war began, the ordinary citizen probably believed that reason would never allow the bombing and destruction of such a place as Aleppo. We in Sarajevo had the same illusion.
The Human Side of Farming | TakePart
Society & Culture  (tags: fair trade, farming )

- 17 hours ago -
The human side of farming Fair Trade
Sexting Sextortion [Video]
Society & Culture  (tags: Child Porn, Cyber Bullying, Predators, Pedophiles, Revenge Porn, Sexting, Sextortion, Social media )

Dr Don
- 16 hours ago -
Children investigated over 'sexting' Children as young as 10 are being reported to police for sharing explicit photos of each other over mobile phones and social media,

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