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Sign the Petition: Enter the CIA Torture Report Into the Congressional Record
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, ethics, government, law, media, politics, rights, society, violence )

Frans
- 44 minutes ago - releasethetorturereport.com
The Senate Intelligence Committee's "torture report" is expected to detail shocking abuse of prisoners at the hands of the CIA during the Bush administration, and even possible CIA lying to Congress.......
Bob Carr: Why I'M Now a Friend of Palestine Rather Than Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: Israeli illegal occupation, oppression of palestinians, Apartheid Wall, Racism/Bigotry, discrimiation, Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, culture, americans, government, usa, world, freedoms, news, ethics, violence )

Jess
- 1 hour ago - mycatbirdseat.com
Bob Carr is a former NSW premier and foreign minister. This is part of an address he gave to the Australian Friends of Palestine Association in Adelaide.
Action Against Rape Culture - National | Stuff.Co.Nz
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, government, humans, law, media, news, police, rights, safety, society, violence, women, world, activists )

Sonya
- 5 hours ago - stuff.co.nz
New Zealand protests. Paedophiles and corruption in government departments. Many rape victims are then forced into sex slavery. No means no.
The Life and Mind of Mark DeFriest: New Film Captures Florida Prisoner's Shocking Ordeal Behind Bars - Democracy Now!
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, freedoms, crime, abuse, police, law, crime, movies, health, humans, ethics, violence, safety, rights, illness, health, environment, americans )

Wild
- 6 hours ago - democracynow.org
We turn now to the shocking case of Mark DeFriest. In 1979, his father died and left him a set of tools. Not realizing how wills worked, Mark picked his tools up before they were probated. He was arrested for stealing. At the age of 19 Mark was sentenced
Revisiting 'Graveyard of Numbers': Israel Refuses to Return Remains of Palestinian Militants as a Punitive Measure
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, society, world, sadness, violence, government, family, news, humans )

CarrieSIC
- 8 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
A recent headline in Haaretz claimed the Israeli government withholding of Said Abu Jamal and Uday Abu Jamal's corpses, they are the two Palestinians cousins responsible for carrying out the synagogue attack in Jerusalem last Monday, was an "unprecedented
Everyone Has a Story to Tell...
Society & Culture  (tags: rape, activists, abuse, crime, culture, politics, society, safety, violence, women, world, rights, government )

Sarelle
- 16 hours ago - huffingtonpost.ca
Over a year ago, I shared my voice with the world. In light of the ongoing tragic rape cases reported around the world recently, I felt it was important, as a rape survivor, to continue to share my story. I hope it helps other survivors to do the same.
P.E. Teacher Charged After Dragging 14-Year-Old Girl, Attorney Says 'No Means No'
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, child, children, crime, education, ethics, family, freedoms, humans, law, news, rights, safety, society, violence, women )

Niki
- 17 hours ago - inquisitr.com
California P.E. teacher charged after dragging a 14 year old girl, attorney sends the message that "No means No", parents outraged.
Fury at Police Bid to Protect Grooming Gang
Society & Culture  (tags: Muslims, Islam, UK, rape, girls, abuse, children, crime, culture, ethics, law, police, religion, rights, safety, society, violence, women )

Penny
- 17 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
Police tried to keep the identities of a Muslim sex grooming gang secret - claiming that naming them could breach their human rights. A judge said he was sure they were engaged in sexual exploitation and said their excuses were lies and 'nonsense'.
Four-Year-Old Attacked in Hate Crime
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, children, New Zealand, Islam, Muslims, assault, family, freedoms, religion, safety, society, violence, world, anti-Semitism )

Penny
- 19 hours ago - jwire.com.au
The attack on a four-year-old child appears to be racially motivated as both the boy and his friend were wearing yarmulkes (Jewish skullcaps) at the time of the assault.
Fight Rape Culture, Say Protesters - 22-Nov-2014 - NZ National News
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, government, humans, law, media, news, police, rights, society, violence, women, world )

Sonya
- 1 day ago - home.nzcity.co.nz
Rape victims in New Zealand are deliberately denied a lawyer. Many are forced into sex slavery and brothels.
Viggo Mortensen Helps Mark 10 Years of Howard Zinn's
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, dishonesty, freedoms, crime, usa, propaganda, lies, media, military, politics, culture, rights, education, world, politics, violence, women )

Wild
- 1 day ago - democracynow.org
Actors including Viggo Mortensen, Peter Sarsgaard and Kelly Macdonald are gathering in New York today for a reading of "Voices of a People's History of the United States," based on the late historian Howard Zinn's book "A People's History of the United St
Russia to Bring in New Law: Pedophiles Will Be Castrated
Society & Culture  (tags: world, violence, society, children, crime, death, humans, safety, family, murder, sadness, religion, crime )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - starshipearththebigpicture.com
CHEMICALLY castrated, that is. Interesting... It appears that the enormity of paedophilia worldwide is ballooning these days. They claim it's a problem that's increasing dramatically in Russia from year to year...
Get Justice for Tyrell
Society & Culture  (tags: justice, violence )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - change.org
This 19 year old was killed by a group of British men and they were not charged by Greek justice system. The petition is asking the British government how it intends to help the Tyrell family and get justice
Bill Cosby's Interview With AP Shows Power and Privilege in Operation
Society & Culture  (tags: world, women, violence, society, safety, politics, sadness, humans, freedoms, ethics, culture, dishonesty, corruption, abuse, bill cosby, AP, power, privilege, rape, sexual abuse )

Darren
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
Bill Cosby's interview with an Associated Press reporter, filmed Nov. 6 at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art, shows power and privilege in operation. After reporter Brett Zongker asked the comedian about allegations. . .
   

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