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Migrant Crisis: Grim Find of Bodies in Austria Lorry
Society & Culture  (tags: children, ethics, family, freedoms, humans, news, politics, religion, rights, police, sadness, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - bbc.com
The Austrian authorities say at least 20 migrants have been found dead in a lorry in the eastern province of Burgenland. The number of dead could be as high as 50....
Free Biram, End Slavery in Mauritiana! Please Sign!
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, humans, children slavery )

Elaine
- 15 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
I became a slave at age 5. Every day I looked after the herd. Every night I was raped by my master. I always thought, without understanding, that this was normal.
Expand and Accelerate Treatment for ALS (Motor Neuron Disease) Please Sign!
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, research health )

Elaine
- 15 hours ago - change.org
There are a few clinical trials offered for medications, treatments, and procedures. Unfortunately, due to costs they are limited to only a few patients and have strict research criteria that leave many not eligible to participate.
People Do Not Like Current Education Policies - So Why Do The Leaders Like It
Society & Culture  (tags: educational policies, American displeasure, no testing, all groups, lack of leadership, parents, teachers )

Dandelion
- 5 hours ago - ourfuture.org
A deeper look into the polling data finds the distaste is overwhelmingly true for blacks, whites and Hispanics, and among Republicans, Democrats, and independents.
SIGN PETITIONS!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: Culture of all humans, petitions )

Dimitris
- 16 hours ago - sosvox.org
I'm not gonna submit each one of them. Visit the site and start signing if you feel like. Sharing could be a nice idea too. Thank you :)
Family Values
Society & Culture  (tags: Mom, Loses, Court, Battle, Against, Son, Over, $5K, Bar, Mitzvah, Gift, family, values, Jordan, Zeidman, sued, mother )

Sam
- 1 day ago - yahoo.com
A 20-year-old was awarded $5,000 from his estranged mother this week after he sued her for the BAR MITZVAH MONEY she withheld for nearly eight years.
Halifax's Earl Grey the Cat Announces Candidacy for Prime Minister
Society & Culture  (tags: halifax, feline, cat, candidacy, prime minister, earl grey, tuxedo party, canada, vote, celebrity, culture, humans, interesting )

Lone
- 17 hours ago - metronews.ca
Earl Grey, leader of the Tuxedo Party of Canada, wants your vote. Symbolically, of course.
Carson's Plan Is Another, Poser Patriotic, Insult to Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, ethics, republicans, congress, americans, healthcare, healthcare, housing, violence, world, society, culture )

James
- 19 hours ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Republican presidential hopeful Ben Carson suggested eliminating the Department of Veterans Affairs in a talk radio interview Wednesday, leading to swift condemnation from one veterans group.
EAST BENDIGO'S AVENUE of HONOUR SET TO BE DESTROYED By INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT.
Society & Culture  (tags: society, news, culture, WW1, Bendigo, Avenue of Honour, Soldier's, Anzac, respect )

Gemma
- 6 hours ago - abc.net.au
City of Greater Bendigo Councillor's voted against protecting East Bendigo's Avenue of Honour in a Council Meeting on August 26th 2015. They went against Planning Panels Victoria and National Trust's recommendations to protect this Avenue of Honour.
Europes NGO Jihad Against Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, culture, dishonesty, ethics, europe, Israel, politics, religion, rights, society )

Penny
- 1 day ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
When Israel works to build bridges for peace, such as SodaStream, where Arabs and Jews worked peacefully together, these organizations then knock them down.
South African MP: Nothing in Israel That Looks Like Apartheid
Society & Culture  (tags: South Africa, apartheid, Israel, apartheid, culture, ethics, freedoms, media, religion, rights, society, world )

Penny
- 1 day ago - unitedwithisrael.org
South African Member of Parliament Kenneth Meshoe spoke out against the claim by Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement activists that Israel is an apartheid state.
Palestinian Islamic Jihad Planned Terrorist Attack at Josephs Tomb
Society & Culture  (tags: Josephs Tomb, planned terrorist attack, Palestinians, crime, death, ethics, terrorists, terrorism, murder, politics, religion, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 1 day ago - investigativeproject.org
The Gaza~based Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorist organization reportedly armed and directed the cell to carry out a bombing and shooting attack, featuring people associated with various Palestinian factions and demonstrating a high level of cohesion.
#BuyPens: Fund for Syria Refugee Abdul Reaches $58K in 22 Hours
Society & Culture  (tags: refugee, Syrian Palestinian, Yarmouk camp, Beirut, Abdul, Reem, Abdelillah, crowdfunding, twitter, Simonarson )

Evelyn
- 12 hours ago - nbcnews.com
A photo of an exhausted Syrian refugee selling pens on the street while carrying his sleeping daughter has triggered an online campaign that's raised $58,000 âEUR" or more than $2,500 per hour. Abdul wants to share the funds to help other refugees too
Zoo Honors 2 Men Who Dedicated Lives to Saving Elephants
Society & Culture  (tags: zoo, elephants, conservation medals, san diego zoo global, activists, environment, humans, news, world )

Lone
- 9 hours ago - timesofsandiego.com
Two field biologists and researchers who dedicated their lives to saving elephants were awarded conservation medals Thursday by San Diego Zoo Global.
Serve To Unite
Society & Culture  (tags: Sikh Temple murders, Wisconsin, Serve 2 Unite, former white supremacist )

Dandelion
- 6 hours ago - serve2unite.org
In the wake of the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin shooting on Aug 5, 2012 Serve 2 Unite emerged in a spirit of defiance. The hate behind the murders was met with an ongoing practice of fearless creative compassion. Rooted in the principles of service to others
Israel Reveals "Delegitimization Department" to Spy on Boycott Activists
Society & Culture  (tags: Boycott from Within, BDS movement, occupation, Palestinian human rights, Gaza siege, media, news, usa, activists, americans, rights, freedoms )

Jess
- 1 day ago - electronicintifada.net
The delegitimization department was established as part of IsraelâEUR(TM)s response to a global public relations crisis in the wake its attack on the Mavi Marmara in 2010.
ISIS's Compounded Ignorance Is Criminal But Not a Theology
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, politics, legality, Islam, KKK, Christianity, slavery, human rights, power, abuse )

Evelyn
- 23 hours ago - academia.edu
The question about whether ISIS is Islamic is the incorrect question to ask in the first place. Rather, we should ask whether ISIS's actions and legal reasoning are consistent with Islamic legal discourses
Toronto's First Cat Cafe Opening Next Month
Society & Culture  (tags: toronto, cat cafe, culture, GoodNews, humans, interesting, news, society )

Lone
- 16 hours ago - blogto.com
In a few weeks time we'll finally declare a winner in the race to open Toronto's first cat cafe. And, it's run by a feline-friendly team that pounced up from behind us.
This Activist Is Connecting Young Native Americans Through The Power Of Words
Society & Culture  (tags: society, humans, education, abuse, politics, rights, ethics, culture, women, environment, family, children, arts, freedoms, government, law, GoodNews )

Michael
- 15 hours ago - mtv.com
I've mentioned before that SD is the most racist state (I haven't been to three states). Native American knowledge has begun to imbue fire ecology, wildlife science and behavioral understanding, and much more - In a word? R-E-S-P-E-C-T
Maryland Launches New Effort to End Racial Profiling By Police
Society & Culture  (tags: police, society, safety, violence, law, government, freedoms, dishonesty, corruption )

Cheryl A.
- 5 hours ago - commondreams.org
"Maryland on Tuesday took a significant step to curb racial profiling and other discriminatory policing tactics, releasing broad new rules that aim to limit law enforcement from discriminating." Peace.
Everything We Think We Know About Drug Violence Is Wrong
Society & Culture  (tags: war on drugs, crime, violence )

Freya
- 16 hours ago - alternet.org
Drug dealers have to be violent. And that's our fault.
An Unequal Recovery in New Orleans: Racial Disparities Grow in City 10 Years After Katrina - Democracy NOW!
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, propaganda, politics, lies, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, abuse, rights, culture, violence, safety, habitat, environment, ecosystems, climate-change )

Milde
- 10 hours ago - democracynow.org
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans has become a different city. The population is now about 385,000-about 80 percent of its pre-Katrina population. The number of African Americans has plunged by nearly 100,000 since the storm. According to the
10 Facts About Religion in America
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, usa )

Glenn
- 8 hours ago - pewrsr.ch
What you wanted to know about American Religion.
Outrage Follows Death of Young Black Man, Jailed for Stealing $5 of Snacks
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, police, sadness, death, corruption )

Cheryl A.
- 8 hours ago - commondreams.org
"A mentally ill black man from Virginia died in a jail cell on August 19 after spending four months behind bars for allegedly stealing a bottle of Mountain Dew, a Snickers bar, and a Zebra Cake worth a total of $5 from a 7-Eleven." Peace.
Recovery or Removal
Society & Culture  (tags: destruction, environment, healthconditions, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, habitat, government, health, philanthropy, police, society )

Cheryl A.
- 8 hours ago - commondreams.org
"How have federal, state and city policies affected the people of New Orleans? " Please watch this video...peace.
   

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