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Charlotte Police Don't Want Us To Know How Keith Scott Was Killed - PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: charlotte, police, keith scott, killed, Black People, americans, corruption, crime, humans, sadness, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - act.colorofchange.org
Charlotte is on fire. And Black people are in pain yet again as the news of Keith Lamont ScottâEUR(TM)s killing hit less than 24 hours after news outlets plastered the video of Terence CrutcherâEUR(TM)s murder on tv screens across the country.
Punish Sexual Assault Perpetrators in the National Park Service SIGN NOW!
Society & Culture  (tags: alleged sexual assault, ethics, crime, government, law, politics )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - forcechange.com
Investigate claims of sexual assault within our nationâEUR(TM)s national parks and enact tougher penalties against perpetrators.
Manhattan Antiques Shop Caught With $4.5 Million in Elephant Ivory
Society & Culture  (tags: ivory, elephants, culture, corruption, ethics, murder, death, crime )

Linda
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
The ivory bust is the largest in New York state history. Please read & then sign petition at the end of the article
PETITION - Brazil: Trade Unions and Human Rights Lawyers #StandWithLula as Show-Trial Looms
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, Human Rights Lawyers, President Luis InĂ¡cio Lula da Silva, coup-Brazil, Dilma Roussef, Human and trade union rights, NYC, ITUC, AFL, corruption, International and US trade unions, activists, americans, crime, news, politics, world, media )

Jess
- 2 hours ago - ituc-csi.org
International and US trade unions joined with prominent human rights lawyers in denouncing unfounded charges against former Brazilian President Luis Inácio Lula da Silva
In Absence of Google Street View, Faroe Islands Launches Sheep View
Society & Culture  (tags: Faroe Islands, Google Street View, sheep, culture, interesting, society )

Lone
- 1 day ago - mnn.com
Who needs Google contractors when you have camera-toting sheep?
Meet the Street Kids of India Who Have Their Own Paper
Society & Culture  (tags: child, children, humans, street children )

Katka
- 7 hours ago - globalvoices.org
The Delhi-based newspaper named Balaknama ('Voice of Children' in Hindi) written and published by street children has been telling their stories in their voices and struggling for their rights for over a decade now.
It's Actually Much Worse Than Kaepernick Says It Is
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, police, politics, news, murder )

Cheryl A.
- 1 day ago - readersupportednews.org
But the killing is by no means limited to blacks. Native Americans are in fact the hardest hit proportionally, according to the GuardianâEUR(TM)s analysis. Blacks are second, based on a per capita breakdown. In terms of total numbers, whites are the highest.
Beware of This New Obamacare Email Scam
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, health care, ethics, family, dishonesty, education, americans, government, health, humans, news, safety, society, usa, women )

Frank
- 3 hours ago - money.cnn.com
If you've received an email out of the blue from the IRS, it's almost certainly a scam.
Rakeyia ScottâEUR(TM)s Slip Of The Tongue Is A Window Into The Poignancy Of Police Shootings
Society & Culture  (tags: police, murder, violence, crime, law )

Cheryl A.
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
" But as scene after scene unfolds on shaky screens and in grainy contours, another element of the violence is beginning to come into focus: the pattern of officers seeming to show no concern for the person they have shot, often fatally." Peace.
Miami Marlins Pitcher Jose Fernandez Dies in Boating Accident
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, world, sadness, safety, sports, tv, obituary, media, news, humans, freedoms, politics, ethics, family, death, celebrity, law, government )

O O
- 4 hours ago - wjla.com
Jose Fernandez,the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars,was killed in a boat crash off Miami Beach FL early Sunday morning. Fernandez was 24.Sunday at home vs the Atlanta Braves has been c
A Groundbreaking Homeless Shelter for College Students in Santa Monica Hits a Snag
Society & Culture  (tags: UCLA, California, CA, homeless, students, Santa Monica, Mt. Olive Lutheran Church )

Carol
- 16 hours ago - latimes.com
This is believed to be one of the first shelters for college students run by college students.
The White Tribe's Onslaught Against Native Americans Isn't a History Tale - It's Alive and Well In 2016
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans, First Nations, Dakota people, Dakota pipeline, protests, oppression, land grabs, fossil fuel )

Freya
- 3 hours ago - alternet.org
Americans who don't live in the West may think that the historic clash of Native Americans and pioneering settlers is long past because the Indians were, after all, defeated and now drive cars, watch television, and shop at Walmart.
Bill Nunn, Actor in 'Do the Right Thing,' Dead at 63
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, death, humans, media, movies, obituary, usa, world )

O O
- 2 hours ago - wjla.com
Bill Nunn, a veteran character actor whose credits ranged from the "Spider-Man" movie franchise to such Spike Lee films as "Do the Right Thing" and "He Got Game," his wife, Donna,said Nunn died Saturday at home in Pittsburgh. He was 63 and had cancer.
A Girl In the River - Sharmeen Obaid , Documentary   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Pakistan, violence, society, women, culture, "honour", victim, survivor, social pressures, Best Documentary Short Subject, 2016 Academy Awards, Oscar, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Saba )

Evelyn
- 7 minutes ago - youtu.be
A woman in Pakistan sentenced to death for falling in love becomes a rare survivor of the country's harsh cultural traditions, which allow twisting of "justice" through social community pressure.
Debunking the Right-Wing's Favorite Abortion Propaganda Techniques
Society & Culture  (tags: women, abortion, reproductive rights, anti-choice )

Freya
- 3 hours ago - alternet.org
Prolife leaders trying to convince the world that they are actually pro-woman have failed to convince even their own followers.
   

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