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Society & Culture

The New American Art Of Shaming The Poor
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, ethics, humans, sadness, americans, culture, government )

- 4 hours ago -
Now trending: America discovers cruel and creative ways to further strip away the dignity of its impoverished people. DEBIT CARD It is an art. It is a sport. It is entertainment. It is political tactic.
Nigeria Bans Female Genital Mutilation
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, culture, violence, women )

- 1 day ago -
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan signed a bill that criminalizes female genital mutilation, a practice that an estimated 19.9 million girls and women in the country are thought to have undergone.
Carl Sagan - Pale Blue Dot   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Carl Sagan - Pale Blue Dot, Earth )

- 1 day ago -
"The Earth is the only world known so far to harbor life. There is nowhere else, at least in the near future, to which our species could migrate. Visit, yes. Settle, not yet. Like it or not, for the moment the Earth is where we make our stand. . ."
Google: Remove Maps to Secret Domestic Violence Shelters
Society & Culture  (tags: domestic violence, shelters, women, refuges, petitions, Google )

- 1 day ago -
Over 80% of women who have experienced domestic violence are stalked by their abusers. Many of these victims rely on hidden shelters to find safety. These secret shelters are essential for keeping victims out of harmâEUR(TM)s way.
Society & Culture  (tags: usda, environment, public health, farmers, Genetic Engineering )

- 1 day ago -
Tell USDA we need strong, mandatory regulations that protect non-GE and organic farmers, public health, and the environment from the threats of GE crops!
Two Judges in Argentina Are Still in Post, After Saying That the Rape of a Six Year Old Boy WasnâEUR(TM)t Too Serious Because He Was
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, children, crime, ethics, law, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, world )

- 1 day ago -
The judges are fighting back. They claiming that theyâEUR(TM)ve done nothing wrong and that it's all a conspiracy. They could cling on to their jobs, exposing more people to their anti-gay prejudice.... *** please sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PETITION, The Human Rights Act, UK Government )

- 1 day ago -
The Human Rights Act protects the fundamental rights we all have as human beings and allows us to challenge authorities if they violate them. You might not have used it but it's there if you need it. Visit this important site and add your voice now!
Teens Are Fleeing Religion Like Never Before: Massive New Study Exposes ReligionâEUR(TM)s Decline
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Millennials, teens, teenagers, atheism, atheists )

- 23 hours ago -
AmericaâEUR(TM)s rising generation of adults are the least religiously observant of any generation in six decades, determined an expansive study led by Jean Twenge, a psychology professor at San Diego State.
Society & Culture  (tags: eu law, Farm Animals )

- 1 day ago -
The end of a farm animalâEUR(TM)s life âEUR" hidden behind the walls of a slaughterhouse âEUR" is a time when they are at their most vulnerable. ItâEUR(TM)s a time when they most need protection from abuse, cruelty and negligence.
Terror Suspects Arrested Every Day in UK as Police Call for Extra Funding to Cope With Isil Threat
Society & Culture  (tags: ISIL, terrorism, UK arrests, terrorist attacks )

- 5 hours ago -
Metropolitan assistant commissioner Mark Rowley says fanatics are detained on a daily basis and Isil "misifts" are gravest threat to UK
A Choice for Recovering Addicts: Relapse or Homelessness
Society & Culture  (tags: drugs, addiction, treatment, homelessness, New York )

- 4 hours ago -
After a lifetime of abusing drugs, Horace Bush decided at age 62 that getting clean had become a matter of life or death. So Mr. Bush, a homeless man who still tucked in his T-shirts and ironed his jeans, moved to a flophouse in Brooklyn that was...
Support Marriage Equality, ADD YOUR VOICE!
Society & Culture  (tags: Marriage Equality, freedom to marry, Love Marriage, love wins, LGBTmarriage, LGBT Equality, LGBT rights freedoms, gayrights, Human Rights Violations, society, usa today )

- 4 hours ago -
It is hard to believe that in 2015, we are still fighting for marriage equality in America. No one should be denied the right to marry just because of who they love.
Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain Pipeline Rejected By Tsleil-Waututh First Nation
Society & Culture  (tags: north vancouver first nation, kinder morgan, pipeline expansion, oil spills, threat, damage, culture, environment, humans, society )

- 1 day ago -
A North Vancouver First Nation has rejected Kinder Morgan's proposed Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, based on a scathing assessment that concluded it would increase the threat of oil spills and damage their culture.
Society Trap   video
Society & Culture  (tags: society trap, joe rogan, question, your place in society, what is life )

- 1 day ago -
Comedian Joe Rogan talks about work and meaning in his own unique style, asking some important and sometimes uncomfortable questions about what our purpose is as a society, and as an individual.
Did Affluence Spur the Rise of Modern Religions?
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, humans, freedoms, ethics, culture, religion, purpose, life, food, energy )

- 1 day ago -
Reliable food and energy may have freed up time to think about the purpose of life
School Bus Driver Hailed as Hero for Saving Life
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, life saving, hero )

- 18 hours ago -
Heroes can come from anywhere.
The Ocean Tide
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, family, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, health )

- 18 hours ago -
Please help, anything is gratefully accepted. With all my heart, Ceci
This Is How DC Metro Reacted When They Received A Request To Display An Ad That Shows Muhammad
Society & Culture  (tags: Islamaphobia, Wasington D.C., D.C. Metro )

- 1 day ago -
The transit system of Washington, D.C. has banned all "issue-oriented" advertisements on buses and in Metro stations for the rest of the year
Why Playing Piano Makes You Smarter....
Society & Culture  (tags: piano, lessons, teacher, practice, music, classical )

- 17 hours ago -
Playing piano is no easy task, and here is why it's good for your brain.
Thousands of Sites Block Congress in Protest Ahead of Patriot Act Expiration
Society & Culture  (tags: surveilence, Patriot act, section 215, americans, ethics, freedoms, government, police, politics, rights, safety, society )

- 3 hours ago -
The websites âEUR" 15,000 of them as of Saturday morning âEUR" are redirecting computers from Congress to, where users are greeted with a stark black and white warning that reads, "We are blocking your access until you end mass surveil
Mapping the Hourly Wage Needed to Rent a 2-Bedroom Apartment in Every U.S. State
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, economy inequality money pathology poor, housing prices )

- 1 hour ago -
The figures highlight the mismatch between dipping job earnings and soaring housing costs.
ACTION PLEASE: Stand Up for Zoraya!
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, child, family, sadness )

- 44 minutes ago -
Because there are not "big" and "small" issues. Thank you.

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