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Land of the Free? Harvard Study Ranks America Worst in the West for Fair Elections
Society & Culture  (tags: White House, Presidential elections, John Oliver, rigged election, democracy, unfair elections, USA )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
2016 elections have proven the system so rigged those who previously still harbored illusions our democracy is fair have begun to come to terms with the truth the political establishment corporatist plutocrats choose their own to install in White House.
PETITION - Allow Domestic Abuse Survivors to Divorce Their Abusers
Society & Culture  (tags: Domestic Violence, divorce, prevention of harassments, protection of the vulnerable, injustice, prevention of further abuse, inhumane treatment, stronger protection, freedom to choose )

Sabine
- 13 hours ago - forcechange.com
A bill introduced to make it easier for domestic abuse victims to leave their abusers died in the Mississippi Senate, although its sponsor is eager to re-introduce it at the next session. Sign the petition and offer your support for a law that would...
PETITION - Support Doctor's Effort to Eliminate Female Genital Mutilation
Society & Culture  (tags: egyptians, Genital Mutilation, torture, unethical traditions, huge suffering, prevention, protection of the vulnerable, Human Rights, culture and society, changing times )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Dr. Somaia Antar has announced a plan to stamp out the practice of female genital mutilation, which is still commonly practiced in Egypt despite being illegal. Sign the petition and express your support for her initiative by urging the government to...
PETITION - Do Not Cut Free School Lunch Programs
Society & Culture  (tags: school lunches, cutting, low income families, hunger free children, school nutrition, free lunch, prevention of diseases, subsidies, responsible behaviour )

Sabine
- 13 hours ago - forcechange.com
In efforts that have had little to no press coverage, Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives are working to roll back a section of the 2010 Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act, a public school nutrition law that provides free lunches to students...
History Has Been Made. Female Genital Mutilation Banned In Nigeria.Nigeria Made History By Outlawing Female Genital Mutilation.
Society & Culture  (tags: nigeria, female genetalia mutilation, ban, violence against persons, law, abuse, children, culture, humans, news, society, world )

Lone
- 3 hours ago - jewsnews.co.il
Nigeria made history by outlawing female genital mutilation. The ban falls under the Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Act 2015 that was passed in Senate on May 5 and recently enacted into law.
Is Penis Worship at the Root of the Bogus Notion of Fetal Personhood?
Society & Culture  (tags: reproduction, reproductive rights, sexism, male chauvinism, sex )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The notion that life begins at conception is a variation on a very ancient - and very sexist - cultural theme.
"WOMEN RISE, TAKE YOUR PLACE IN TIME!" Judy Joy Jones
Society & Culture  (tags: queen hawaii painting by judy joy jones )

Angel
- 1 day ago - judyjoyjonesart.wordpress.com
Painting of.Queen of Hawaii by Judy Jjoy Jones Womens Time has Come! Billioms Rise , Claiming their place in Time..
San Bernardino County DA Creates Unit to Prosecute Animal Cruelty
Society & Culture  (tags: San Bernadino, abuse, americans, culture, government, humans, society, violence )

Lone
- 22 hours ago - sbsun.com
A link between animal cruelty and other crimes âEUR" especially domestic violence âEUR" has prompted the San Bernardino County District AttorneyâEUR(TM)s Office to create a new unit to prosecute animal cruelty cases, District Attorney Mike Ramos announced Thursday
PETITION - Release People Detained for Expressing Political Opinions
Society & Culture  (tags: thailand, arrest and detention, freedom of speech, Human Rights, critical thinking, release )

Sabine
- 14 hours ago - forcechange.com
More than 12 people have been arrested and detained in Thailand for using Facebook to comment on a new and divisive constitution proposed by their government. The move is being viewed by human rights groups as the latest attempt by Thailand's military...
23 Arrested in Human Smuggling Ring With 200 Suspected Victims
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, americans, human trafficking, smuggling, humans, rights, sadness, safety, society, travel, usa, violence, women, world )

Frank
- 1 day ago - kens5.com
Nearly two dozen arrests have been made in several Texas counties connected to a major human smuggling operation.
New Poll Shows a Majority of Young Americans Oppose Capitalism
Society & Culture  (tags: capitalism, youth, economic justice )

Freya
- 3 hours ago - alternet.org
Let's face it, young Americans are fed up with the economic status quo. If this fact is not evident enough from the groundswell of millennial support for Bernie Sanders, perhaps a Harvard University poll released Monday will do the trick.
The Story Behind PrinceâEUR(TM)s Low-Profile Generosity to Green Causes | Grist
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, activists, Musicians, Icons, Green For All, #YesWeCode, Prince, Prince Roger Nelson, Van Jones, Charity, world, society, death, arts, children )

Cat
- 19 hours ago - grist.org
Dude was awesome in so many ways. ;_; In the outpouring of media coverage after PrinceâEUR(TM)s death at the age of 57 last week, fans around the globe began to learn more about the notoriously private star âEUR" including that he gave away a lot of money.
How Do You Know What To Believe? #3.
Society & Culture  (tags: Science, Logic, Scientific Method, Research, Paranormal, ethics, bizarre, religion, education, culture )

David
- 8 hours ago - searchingforreason.net
LOGIC AND THE SCIENTIFIC METHOD: THE ENEMIES OF SUPERSTITION AND PSEUDOSCIENCE.
Thousands Have Cancer, Hundreds Are Dead From a Massive Chemical Attack On Americans
Society & Culture  (tags: government, politics, safety, society, usa, corruption, culture )

Earths
- 4 hours ago - activistpost.com
But according to the National Cancer Institute, one study "found that nearly 70 percent of WTC rescue and recovery workers suffered new or worsened respiratory symptoms while performing work at the WTC site.
   

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