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Thousands of Women Brutalised and Sold Into Sex Slavery By ISIS Militants
Society & Culture  (tags: Islamic State, Islam, Muslims, abuse, children, crime, culture, freedoms, murder, religion, rights, safety, sadness, violence, women, girls )

Penny
- 1 day ago - world.einnews.com
THE brutalisation and sexual slavery of women and girls has become central to the ISIS ideology, with pretty virgins sold at auctions and women killed and raped.
Obama: Rise in Antisemitism Is Not Some Passing Fad
Society & Culture  (tags: Obama, anti-Semitism, ethics, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, world, terrorists, terrorism )

Penny
- 1 day ago - algemeiner.com
Antisemitism is and always will be a threat to broader human values to which we all must aspire, he said.
Dutch, British and German MPs Condemn PA Deception, Antisemitism, and Terror Glorification
Society & Culture  (tags: PA, terrorists, terrorism, Muslim, Islam, anti-Semitism, abuse, corruption, culture, crime, ethics, freedoms, murder, politics, religion, safety, violence )

Penny
- 1 day ago - palwatch.org
The MPs of three parliaments expressed condemnation of PA practices, from rewarding terrorism to promoting violence and glorifying murder of Jews.
America's Crumbling Infrastructure
Society & Culture  (tags: infrastructure, railroads, bridges, transportation, disasters, engineering )

Freya
- 1 day ago - news.yahoo.com
America's infrastructure could be reaching a breaking point. Literally. When it comes to our transportation infrastructure - that's railroads, water pipelines, ports, dams, bridges, airports and roads - the United States has gotten way off track.
PROTECT THE FREEDOM TO CHOOSE FROM PARENTAL INTERFERENCE *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: family, government, law, politics, rights, women )

Frans
- 1 day ago - ssl.capwiz.com
Under AB405, young women making personal reproductive choices would be forced to notify a parent or obtain permission from a judge, potentially facing terrible consequences from abusive parents or subjecting their private decisions to the philosophic...
See the Hidden-Camera Stunt That Convinced Companies to Support Educating Girls
Society & Culture  (tags: children, culture, education, humans, rights, society, women, world )

Lone
- 22 hours ago - takepart.com
dream jobs of three girls living in India. But in a country notorious for gender discrimination and a culturally ingrained belief that only boys should be educated, many career goals are out of reach for young women
Damaged Gas Cylinders Become Another Threat to Gazans
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, Gaza, Israel, world, family, death, ethics, freedoms, society, government, sadness, politics, news, humans, safety, rights )

Carrie
- 16 hours ago - al-monitor.com
Palestinians in the Gaza Strip continue to fall prey to cooking gas cylinder explosions in apartment buildings, as most poor families cannot afford to replace their old gas cylinders with new ones due to their weak purchasing power.
TO: The Tasmanian Legislative Council
Society & Culture  (tags: tasmanian legislative council, kids, tasmania, kids, gay, school, refused, vote, australian, child, children, culture, ethics, freedoms, humans, law, religion, society, world )

Lone
- 13 hours ago - go.allout.org
In a few hours, the Council could decide that Tasmanian kids can be refused entry from school just for being gay, on 'religious grounds'.Please vote against this amendment and make sure that all Australian kids are protected, no matter who they are.
Help Secure The Freedom to Marry in All 50 States: Sign to Support the Freedom to Marry!
Society & Culture  (tags: freedom to marry, Civil Rights, LGBT Equality, LGBT marriage rights, gayrights, love and marriage, human rights, usa )

Anonymous
- 8 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Supreme Court could extend the freedom to marry to all 50 states. This historic opportunity would pave the way for equality for lgbt couples in America by reversing the unfair patchwork of state antigay, anti-marriage laws.
Uphold Food Safety Regulations
Society & Culture  (tags: diet, environment, ethics, food, nutrition, interesting, risks, safety, warning, humanrights, freedoms, europe, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, usa, world, humans, corruption, dishonesty, u.s., economy, lies, politics, death )

Sen
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Target: José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission Goal: DonâEUR(TM)t abandon strict food safety regulations in order to trade with the U.S.
David Hicken
Society & Culture  (tags: piano, lessons, practice, teacher, arts )

David
- 11 hours ago - davidhicken.com
Do you practice the piano? Feeling a bit lost as to what exactly you should be doing? Here are some clear steps to follow that should help you. http://smarturl.it/practice
'Pay to Stay': Inmates Across U.S. Charged for Their Own Incarceration
Society & Culture  (tags: prisons, incarceration, corrections, inmates )

Freya
- 10 hours ago - msn.com
Nearly every state lets prisons and jails charge inmates for their own incarceration - room, board, clothing, and doctor's visits - in a phenomenon called "pay to stay."
TAKE ACTION: Ask Your Member of Congress to Visit a Food Bank
Society & Culture  (tags: Food Banks, congress, HUNGER IN THE USA )

Dogan
- 8 hours ago - secure.feedingamerica.org
The best way to help legislators understand the scope of hunger in America is to see it for themselves. With Child Nutrition Reauthorization right around the corner, help us urge Members of Congress to visit a food bank
Canadian Security Bill Puts Your Rights at Risk
Society & Culture  (tags: Bill C-51, anti-terrorism Act, canada, national security laws, human rights, government, humans, politics, rights, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - e-activist.com
Bill C-51, The Anti-Terrorism Act, forms the core of the most comprehensive reforms to the Canada âEUR(TM)s national security laws since 2001. Widely expanded powers and new criminal offences raise serious human rights concerns
How Popular Music,s Lyrics Perpetuate American Idiocy
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, interesting, music, society )

Monka
- 20 hours ago - organichealth.co
Recent studies have shown that as it seems, song lyrics from the most popular genres of music are extremely dull-witted and overly simple-minded.
The Ongoing Legacy of the Great Satanic Sex Abuse Panic - The Washington Post
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, dishonesty, media, lies, iraq, propaganda, republicans, war, crime, humans, law, ethics, rights, religion, freedoms )

Wilde
- 16 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
The state's highest criminal court on Wednesday threw out the 1992 sexual assault convictions against Dan and Fran Keller but declined to find the former Austin day care owners innocent of crimes linked to a now-discredited belief that secret satanic cult
More Than 40 People Shot in Chicago Over Memorial Day Weekend, Including a 4-Year-Old Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: chicago, shooting, memorial day weekend, violence, gun laws, americans, corruption, crime, humans, sadness, society, world )

Lone
- 13 hours ago - nationofchange.org
The violent shooting sprees that happened over Memorial Day weekend in Chicago has left many dead, including a child. While this sort of violence is unfortunately not uncommon for the city, are gun laws to blame?
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: We Need Real Chemical Safety Standards
Society & Culture  (tags: chemicals, safety )

Dogan
- 7 hours ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Take Action: Tell Congress: We Need Real Chemical Safety Standards. Oppose S.697! See more at: http://salsa3.salsalabs.com/o/50865/p/dia/action3/ common/public/?action_KEY=16747&track=FB&tag=FB#st hash.vq90UB1x.dpuf
This Receptionist Lives In Fear Due To Anti-Abortion Terrorism -- And She's Far From Alone
Society & Culture  (tags: abortion, women, health care, terrorists, terrorism, anti-choice )

Freya
- 13 hours ago - alternet.org
She has had death threats and been followed home, but the local police are unresponsive.
SWAT Team Allegedly Broke 81-Year-Old's Hip, Left Him Laying in His Own Waste: Lawsuit | Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: police, law, safety, violence, usa, rights, ethics, culture, crime, abuse )

Wilde
- 11 hours ago - alternet.org
A new lawsuit seems to reveal shocking (or not so shocking) SWAT team behavior.81-year-old Herman Crisp was engaged in the provocative activity of sitting on a chair on his lawn when SWAT officers stormed his house,flinging a flash-grade grenade that he
Jeffrey Brown: How We Cut Youth Violence in Boston By 79 Percent | Talk Video | TED.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: children, interesting, GoodNews )

Deborah
- 9 hours ago - ted.com
Worth the 18 minutes and 3 seconds it will take to watch!
Federal Canadian Party Leaders: Join An Election Debate That Speaks to Women
Society & Culture  (tags: women, politics, rights, violence, canada, society, education, humans, freedoms )

Anonymous
- 9 hours ago - upfordebate.ca
Send a letter to Stephen Harper, Justin Trudeau and Mario Beaulieu: We believe in equality between men and women, and we want every Canadian to know where our political leaders stand on gender equality.
TAKE ACTION: POLICE MANDATORY REPORTING
Society & Culture  (tags: Police Brutality, mandatory )

Dogan
- 8 hours ago - action.aclu.org
Mandate that all police departments collect and report data on a quarterly basis on police shootings, and other deaths in custody, as well as stops, frisks, searches, citations, arrests, and uses of force.
What You Need To Know About The 'Quiverfull' Movement
Society & Culture  (tags: family, religion, children, women )

Glenn
- 6 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
And people wonder why I don't want any children.
You Might Not Have Heard About This in History Class, But It's a Powerful Post-Civil War Story.
Society & Culture  (tags: Memorial Day )

Michael
- 1 day ago - upworthy.com
Memorial Day marks the day each year when Americans honor the country's fallen soldiers.
Homeless Funds Enrich Police But Not Those Who Most Need It
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, ethics, freedoms, law, police, safety, sadness, society, rights, politics, usa )

Angelus
- 1 day ago - readersupportednews.org
from construction crews to details ,police make far more money than the average citizen
 

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