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Justice for Inmate Beat By Cops, Then Found Dead Restrained to Chair
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, society, police, crime, freedoms, abuse, corruption, safety, law, death )

- 1 day ago -
A young male was found dead, restrained to a chair only hours after being taken to jail. A video showed several cops beating him, kicking him, and even tasing him multiple times.
John Wayne, Great Actor, Terrible Human Being
Society & Culture  (tags: movies, celebrity, history, usa )

- 12 hours ago -
One of the greatest Hollywood celebrities of the 20th Century held racist views that today would brand him a bigoted buffoon.
2016 Candidates: We Demand a Plan to End Gun Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, gunviolence )

- 1 day ago -
If the status quo continues, more than 128,000 people will be shot and killed during the next President's term.
Clueless Fashion Photographer Taps Migrant Crisis for 'Refugee Chic' Photo Spread
Society & Culture  (tags: sexist, advertising, fashion, clueless male, refugee crisis, exploitation, Islamic women, fashion photography )

- 12 hours ago -
A recent spread of Hungarian photographer Baksa, "Der Migrant,' has caused a storm of outrage over its use of the devastating refugee crisis to sell high-end fashion. One of the pictures has a headscarfed woman near a barbwire fence posing for a selfie
PéTition : Chaque Jour, 39.000 Filles Sont MariéEs Soit Environ 1 Fille Toutes Les 2 Secondes. Il Est Temps dâEUR(TM)Agir !
Society & Culture  (tags: child marriage )

- 1 day ago -
ÃEUR l'attention : De tous les décideurs politiques Un nombre stupéfiant et inacceptable. Les mariages forcés privent les filles et les garçons de leur enfance, et ébranlent les efforts
Do Dogs Have a Religion?
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, culture, ethics, GoodNews, interesting, humans, rights, religion )

- 1 day ago -
Do dogs have a religion? For that matter, does any species other than humans have the concept of God? And yet if you think of the worst possible crimes, they have a human culprit. Dogs neither know religion nor sin.
Go Wild With IFAW's New Lesson Plans on Wildlife!
Society & Culture  (tags: ifaw, program, children, lessons, ecosystems, culture, ethics, society )

- 12 hours ago -
Keep Wild Animals Wild lesson plans, videos and worksheets provide everything educators need to introduce students to what makes wild animals wild, why wildlife trade is a big threat not just to animals and ecosystems,
Gillian Anderson: DonâEUR(TM)t Perform Animal Tests When the Truth Is Already Out There
Society & Culture  (tags: Gillian Anderson, animal tests, peta, experiments, abuse, activists, arts, celebrity, death, environment, humans, society, world )

- 11 hours ago -
Actor Gillian Anderson is well known her for compassion. In the past, sheâEUR(TM)s joined PETA to speak out for rabbits, bulls, elephants and many other animals. Now, once again, sheâEUR(TM)s turned her attention to animals used in experiments.
Still No Cooperation From Prosecutor McGinty
Society & Culture  (tags: police, sadness, dishonesty, child, corruption, abuse, government )

Cheryl A.
- 7 hours ago -
"County Prosecutor Timothy McGinty has been telling people he will not comply with the recommendation of Cleveland Municipal Judge Ronald Adrine to charge the officers responsible for the death of Tamir Rice." Peace.
John Lennon's Style Through The Years
Society & Culture  (tags: John Lennon, 75th birthday, photos )

- 5 hours ago -
Happy Birthday John! (and Sean :) )
John Lennon at 75: Sadness, Celebration and Conjecture
Society & Culture  (tags: John Lennon, 75th birthday )

- 4 hours ago -
John would have turned 75 today...Oct.9.
UK: 14~Year~Old Muslim Told Teacher, You Are on My Beheading List
Society & Culture  (tags: UK, Europe, children, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, ethics, government, murder, religion, safety, sadness, violence, Islam, Muslims )

- 1 day ago -
It is clear that he had been radicalised by Isis propaganda accessed by him over the internet. How long are Western authorities going to persist in this delusion without ever asking themselves why the moderate, peaceful Muslim that they assume prevails
In Only Ninety Seconds, Rick Mercer Nails What This Election Is Really About.
Society & Culture  (tags: election, canada, rick mercer, culture, government, society )

- 1 day ago -
VIDEO - After taking the summer off, CanadaâEUR(TM)s favourite news personality returned with a new Rick Mercer Report and almost immediately nailed what the biggest problem with this election is.
5 Awful Things Frats Have Done Recently (Besides Force Pledges to Go Down on Strippers) @Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, violence, rights, politics, law, ethics, culture, crime, abuse, children, education, safety, society, women, humans, war, dishonesty, corruption, terrorism )

- 12 hours ago -
Suspensions abound as frats continue to be the absolute worst.Every now and again you might find yourself wondering, "What kinds of terrible things are frats doing now?"The most recent answer would be this. But as always, there's plenty more where that c
The Psychology Behind Religious Belief
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, faith, belief, psychology )

- 1 day ago -
Some have said people seek religion to cope with a fear of death, others call it the basis for morality, and various other theories abound.
Israel Bars Muslims From Al-Aqsa for 9th Day .
Society & Culture  (tags: East Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa, Muslims banned, freedom of religion, culture, world, violence, media, news )

- 1 day ago -
06 October 2015. For the ninth day in a row Israeli authorities banned Muslim worshippers from entering occupied East JerusalemâEUR(TM)s Al-Aqsa Mosque
Calls for Calm in India After a Muslim Is Beaten to Death for Eating Beef - Washington Post
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, safety, violence, rights, culture, crime, abuse, ethics, law, politics, freedoms, environment )

- 13 hours ago -
More than a week after a mob beat a Muslim man to death in India following rumors that he had eaten beef, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the controversy in a speech Thursday, calling on his country to shun the politics of polarization.
Why Cell Phones Should Be Banned From Schools?
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, family, children, interesting, outdoor playground equipment )

- 1 day ago -
The phone vibrates in ChloeâEUR(TM)s pocket. She looks around the class and at Mr. Cunningham, who was faced towards the board solves a mathematical equation. Chloe takes her cell phone out and starts texting. As Mr. Cunningham turned, she quickly
Where Is the Worlds Most Stressful City?
Society & Culture  (tags: cities, stressful, urban life, world, society )

- 1 day ago -
Research has shown that city-living has been linked to depression and anxiety âEUR" but what is it exactly that makes urban life so stressful? And what can be done to make the worlds cities more habitable?
All Palestinians Suffer Under In the West Bank City of Bethlehem, Home to the Church of the Nativity, One of ChristianityâEUR(TM)s Ma
Society & Culture  (tags: West Bank, Bethlehem, Church of the Nativity, Christianity, occupied Palestinian territories, Christian population, news, religion, violence, world, culture, society, media )

- 1 day ago -
In the West Bank city of Bethlehem, home to the Church of the Nativity, one of ChristianityâEUR(TM)s major religious sites, as well as a large chunk of the occupied Palestinian territoriesâEUR(TM) Christian population, the scars of the occupation
Society & Culture  (tags: government, elections, ethics, lies, media, news, propaganda, dishonesty, culture, education, politics, rights, law )

- 17 hours ago -
Stasys Povilaitis, a Famous Lithuanian Singer Left This World
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, lithuanian, lithuania, singer, famous celebrity, music, culture, death, world )

- 16 hours ago -
Stasys Povilaitis, born on January 15, 1947 and died October 6, 2015 in the morning after a serious illness.
Legendary Lithuanian Director, Actress Dauguvietyte Dies
Society & Culture  (tags: Lithuania, lithuanians, scriptwriter, actress, author, famous, death, loss, women, culture, movies, media )

- 16 hours ago -
Lithuania's legendary actress, director, scriptwriter, and author Galina Dauguvietyte died...
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- 11 hours ago -
Police Withhold Videos Despite Vows of Transparency - Washington Post
Society & Culture  (tags: police, rights, humans, freedoms, culture, ethics, safety, violence, law, crime, abuse )

- 6 hours ago -
But officers investigated in fatal shootings are routinely given access to body camera footage

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