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Most Students Have No Clue What Accurate Native American History Looks Like
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, environment, freedoms, government, health, humans, murder, politics, rights, sadness, society, violence, Native American Rights, Native American Culture, Native American history )

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While schools take time off to celebrate Thanksgiving -- a holiday based on the supposed friendly relations between the Pilgrims and Mashpee Wampanoag Native American tribe -- they often fail to teach students about the hundreds of years of damage ...
PETITION - Tell Anita Alvarez to Resign
Society & Culture  (tags: justice system, Police Violence-corruption, police shootings, killing innocent civilians, ethics, law, Equal rights, prostitution, safety, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Chicago deserves better. Join us in demanding that State's Attorney Anita Alvarez resign and request a special prosecutor to take over the police killing of Laquan McDonald.
ISIS Once Freaked Out About Women Buying Cucumbers
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, violence, world )

- 1 day ago -
...and this so ridiculous! The leaders of Islamic State regarded the cucumber as male and tomato as female.
Chicago Police Officer Charged With Murder After Video Shows Him Shooting Laquan McDonald 16 Times
Society & Culture  (tags: society, safety, police, law, humans, freedoms, dishonesty, culture, crime, death, abuse, ethics, rights, violence, women, murder, media, politics, usa )

- 1 day ago -
For the first time in three decades, a Chicago police officer faces charges of first-degree murder for an on-duty shooting. White police officer Jason Van Dyke was arrested on Tuesday and is being held without bail for the killing of African-American 17-y
Slavery In Supply Chains - A Closer Look at the Cotton Industry   video
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, slavery )

- 1 day ago -
Slavery still exists. Right now, in the 21st Century, tens of million of people are forced to work against their will, under threat
'Alice in Wonderland' 150th Anniversary: See Lewis Carroll's Original Manuscript
Society & Culture  (tags: literature, children, books, Alice in Wonderland, kid lit )

- 16 hours ago -
Believe it or not, today marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll.
TAKE ACTION: We Are One People, Undivided
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, society, ISIS/ISIL, religion, muslim )

- 14 hours ago -
ISIS attacks seek to spread hate and fear to divide the world's 1.5 billion Muslims from everyone else. Let's answer their hate with wisdom. By fiercely welcoming each other into our one human family like never before.
The Intertwining Worlds of Monsanto, Huxley and Orwell
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, genetic engineering, GMOs, government, health, humans, politics, Monsanto, rights, society, world )

- 1 day ago -
The fictional worlds created by Aldous Huxley and George Orwell in their novels Brave New World and 1984, respectively, have the ideological themes of power and control intricately woven throughout their unsettling narratives of negative utopia that have
'We Say Merry Christmas and God Bless America! If This Offends You, LEAVE!': Sheriff Posts 'Politically Incorrect' Sign in Georg
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, law, interesting, incorrect sign )

- 1 day ago -
Harris County Sheriff Mike Jolley posted the large sign outside of his department in Harris County on Tuesday Jolley said that he put the sign up after he grew tired of the silent majority becoming 'more silent'.
5 Ways You Can Help the Hungry on Thanksgiving
Society & Culture  (tags: philanthropy, Thanksgiving, us, americans, goodnews )

- 1 day ago -
Here's how you can brighten the holiday for food insecure families across the nation.
12 Ways to Spend Black Friday Instead of Wasting Your Money
Society & Culture  (tags: Black Friday, shopping, greed, consumerism, Buy Nothing Day, holidays )

- 17 hours ago -
Not long after the Thanksgiving dishes are tossed and the kids are put back in the closet, millions of your fellow Americans will drive their combustion engines to the mall for that most hallowed day of the year: Black Friday.
Sweet Dreams - Cary Grant Tribute   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Cary Grant, GoodNews, Music, Video photos, Fun )

- 15 hours ago -
Cary Grant! What can I say about this man? There were many handsome actors in Hollywood, there were many talented ones, and many funny ones
Petition: 8 Year Old Child in Court for Playing With a Paper Aeroplane
Society & Culture  (tags: kuwait, School teacher, molestation, playing, children's rights, children protection, punishment )

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An 8 year old child was playing in the playground at school with a paper aeroplane which landed on a female teacher's lower back. He was taken to court in where he said he didn't know why he was there and was in shock. If found guilt of molestation,...
How 2 Independent Journalists And A Lawyer Held Chicago Police Accountable For Teen's Death
Society & Culture  (tags: interesting, death, dishonesty, media, americans, murder )

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The killing of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald on Oct. 20, 2014.To say the teen was shot in the chest is an understatement!
"I Like to Move It" Madagascar 2: Escape 2 Africa   video
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, family, humans, usa )

- 1 day ago -
You better move it if you are eating on Thanksgiving.
Ending Violence Against Women: How Are You Supporting 16 Days of Activism?
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, gender-based violence, women, world, ethics )

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From 25 Nov, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10 Dec, Human Rights Day, the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign is a time to galvanize action to end violence against women and girls around the worl
5 Little Known Facts of Apprenticeship
Society & Culture  (tags: history, education, labor )

- 10 hours ago -
Maybe we should bring back the apprenticeship system.
Petition: Free Ukrainian Pilot Unjustly Imprisoned in Russia Since June 2014 Now
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, imprisonment, release, humanity, ethics, politics, witness, freedoms )

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Nadyia,a Ukrainian pilot was, abducted by Kremlin backed terrorists, taken to Russia. To be detained illegally in prison there. Russia has ignored international calls for her to be released. According to the Karkiv Human rights protection...
Artists Threatened By Anti~Israel Boycotters Say They Fear for Their Lives
Society & Culture  (tags: BDS, anti-Semitism, abuse, hate, corruption, culture, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, rights, violence )

- 1 day ago -
Supporters of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement are routinely threatening artists who are set to perform in Israel, with a number of entertainers saying that the harassment has led them to fear for their lives
New Form of Terrorism? Arabs Snare Jewish Girls Through Seduction Then Trap Them in Arab Villages
Society & Culture  (tags: Palestinian Muslims, Arabs, Jewish girls, prisoners, abuse, children, corruption, crime, culture, ethics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

- 1 day ago -
In recent weeks, Israel^s home front has become its front~line. The war on Israelis has another consequence: the mistreatment of Jewish girls trapped in Arab villages.
Giving Shoes Off Her Feet to Homeless Lady on Subway, Starts Chain Reaction
Society & Culture  (tags: )

- 1 day ago -
Brown said later she just couldn t let the moment go by. She took off her favorite boots and handed them to the woman, who began to cry as she put them on.
Neighborhood Surprises Widow With Holiday Light Decoration ~Video
Society & Culture  (tags: inspirational )

- 11 hours ago -
This year was the first since he passed away that Natalie put up holiday decorations to light up her house, but they were stolen a week later. all of NatalieâEUR(TM)s friends and neighbors hatched a plan to redecorate her house-
Family Gets $4.9M After Cops Beat Mentally Ill Son to Death on Video and Walked Free @Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, lies, military, media, ethics, corruption, dishonesty, abuse, crime, iraq, safety, violence, law, police, culture )

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Because the assailants who beat Kelly Thomas to death on the streets of Fullerton, California were swaddled in government-issued costumes and clothed in "qualified immunity," the killers went free, and the city's taxpayers will have to underwrite a $4.9 m
^Clock Kid^ Ahmed Mohamed, Family Suing Texas City, School for $15 Million
Society & Culture  (tags: Ahmed Mohamed, clock, bomb, crime, dishonesty, education, ethics, religion, philanthropy, Islam, Muslims )

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Attorneys for Mohamed, 14, and his family want $15 million in damages and apologies from several officials stemming from MohamedâEUR(TM)s September 14 arrest, when he brought to school a homemade clock that a teacher flagged as a possible bomb.
FBI Counterterrorism Expert Just Gave Chilling Warning to All Americans   video
Society & Culture  (tags: FBI, Muslims, Islam, terrorists, terrorism, usa, americans, crime, murder, religion, safety, society, violence )

- 1 day ago -
An FBI counterterrorism expert has delivered a stunning warning about terrorism right here in America. Although frightening, many believe it makes perfect sense.
7 Absurd Toys No Animal Lover Should Buy A Child
Society & Culture  (tags: toys, animal lover, child, children, culture, education, ethics, family, society, world )

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There are some toys that are just so ridiculously wrong they're not even in the running. Here are seven toys you'll definitely want to avoid if you love animals and want your kid to grow up kind.
Leonardo DiCaprio Takes on the Animal Ag Industry! Helps Bring âEUR~CowspiracyâEUR(TM) to Netflix
Society & Culture  (tags: Leonardo DiCaprio, actor, champion of conversation, enviromental protection )

- 17 hours ago -
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio has long been a steadfast champion of conservation and sustainability causes. He has donated millions of dollars to environmental protection groups, ocean conservation programs, and organizations
The Closing of the American Mind
Society & Culture  (tags: racism, protests, civility, human rights, civil liberties )

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Race, Yale, political correctness, and a nation spinning apart at Thanksgiving

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