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Iraq Veterans Against The War Support Freedom For Oscar Lopez And This Is Why - Petitions on Thread
Society & Culture  (tags: Oscar Lopez Rivera, IVAW, Iraq, Nelson Mandela, seditious conspiracy, Vietnam, prison, rally, Free Puerto Rico )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - ivaw.org
Oscar contributed to the GI Resistance movement during Vietnam that helped to inspire IVAWâEUR(TM)s mission. Despite never being accused of, or charged with a violent crime, Oscar was sentenced to 75 years.
Five-Year-Old Girls Are Dreaming of Becoming Jihadi Brides, Claims Police Chief
Society & Culture  (tags: jihadi brides, Islam, UK 5 year olds, Muslims, jihhad )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - independent.co.uk
Simon Hayes, the Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire, has said that girls as young as five in Portsmouth are expressing a desire to become jihadi brides. In a television interview with the BBC where he was talking about the city's efforts
Ireland Votes Yes To Legalize Gay Marriage In Historic Referendum
Society & Culture  (tags: gay rights, lesbian rights, GoodNews, goodnews, rights )

Peter
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
DUBLIN / IRELAND: Irish voters have resoundingly backed amending the constitution to legalize gay marriage, leaders on both sides of the Irish referendum declared Saturday after the world's first national vote on the issue.
Abbott Says the Question of Legalising Gay Marriage Is One for Parliament Not the Public to Decide !!!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: LGBT rights, LGBT marriage rights, Australia, Abbott, discrimination )

AniMae
- 1 day ago - sbs.com.au
Gay marriage in Australia is a matter for the federal parliament rather than a popular vote, Abbott believes. Nevertheless some MPs, including from the prime minister's own back bench, are pushing for a referendum after Ireland voted overwhelmingl
Gambia's President Warns Homosexuals: 'If You Do It Here I Will Slit Your Throat
Society & Culture  (tags: President Yahya Jammeh, Gambia, africa, president, threat, homosexuals, abuse, culture, humans, murder, society, violence, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
President Yahya Jammeh, who has a history of outspoken comments against gay people, made the threats during a public speech during an agricultural tour around his African nation last week.
Malaysia Finds Graves of Suspected Trafficking Victims
Society & Culture  (tags: human rights, slavery, human trafficking, asia, death, world, crime, HumanRights, children, murder, violence, women, news, sadness, family, crime, culture )

Kevin
- 1 day ago - mail.com
"Malaysian authorities said Sunday that they have discovered a series of graves in more than a dozen abandoned camps used by human traffickers on the border with Thailand, where Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar have been held."
Another Violent Attack on Palestinian Family
Society & Culture  (tags: settler violence-colonialism, settler violence, Al Khalil, israel, West Bank-Palestine, racism-apartheid, end the occupation, SETTLER ATTACKS ON PALESTINIANS, world, safety, news, internet, media, family, culture, americans, abuse, usa, crime )

Jess
- 20 hours ago - imemc.org
On the 23rd May, settlers in Al Khalil (Hebron) blocked the entrance to Hashem Younes AzzehâEUR(TM)s house and attacked his family.
The Sex Slave Forced to Marry TWENTY ISIS FightersâEUR¦
Society & Culture  (tags: slave, rape, Islam, Muslims, Islamic State, crime, family, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women )

Penny
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
An Islamic State terrorist group forced a sex slave to marry 20 fighters and even made her undergo surgery each time to restore her virginity, a United Nations official said. The group paraded and traded Syrian and Iraqi girls in slave bazaars before
ISIS Sexually Brutalizing Captured Women, UN Expert Says
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, Islamic State, Islam, Muslims, rape, crime, culture, ethics, freedoms, Slaves, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women )

Penny
- 1 day ago - world.einnews.com
The Islamic State (ISIS) jihadists have shocked the world after seizing vast swaths of land in Syria and Iraq a year ago with their brutal atrocities against civilians.
Isis 'Jihadi Bride' Claims Forced Sex With Yazidi Girls Is Never Rape Because Koran Condones It
Society & Culture  (tags: Jihad, jihadi brides, Islam, sex slave, Yazidis, Christians, slavery )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - independent.co.uk
A jihadi bride whose husband took a Yazidi girl as a slave has claimed sex with kidnapped women is never rape because it is an Islamic practice inspired by the Prophet himself.
Egypt: After Ransom Paid, Coptic Christian Still Murdered
Society & Culture  (tags: Coptic Christian, murdered, ransom paid, Muslim abductors, Egypt )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - jihadwatch.org
A 55-year-old Coptic Christian man was kidnapped and held for ransom. Although his family eventually paid, and the Muslim abductors took the money, they still killed the hapless Copt. On April 26 in Sohag, Upper Egypt, Makram Nazir was returning home
Yes, Honoring the Confederacy Is Like Honoring Nazi Germany or Any Other Hate Group
Society & Culture  (tags: Confederacy, Nazi Germany, Comparison, Civil War, Slavery, South, Racism )

Brian
- 1 day ago - forwardprogressives.com
Honoring the Confederacy is like honoring Nazi Germany. There is a big difference, however: Modern day Germany is ashamed of its horrific history, whereas millions of Americans honor those who fought to keep African-Americans as "property."
Khader Adnan Escalates Hunger Strike in Israeli Prison
Society & Culture  (tags: administrative detention, Palestinian human rights-civilians viola, Palestinian prisoners, racism-oppression, apartheid Israel, Khader Adnan, hunger strike, Hadarim, prison torture, americans, activists, news, violence, media, usa, law )

Jess
- 20 hours ago - electronicintifada.net
Quds Net News Agency reported today that al-Khatib had visited Adnan in the isolation section of IsraelâEUR(TM)s Hadarim prison, where Adnan is held without charge or trial, a practice known as administrative detention.
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
- 13 hours 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.
Officer Michael Brelo Found Not Guilty for Killing Two Unarmed Black Motorists
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, crime, freedoms, law, rights, police, violence )

Cheryl A.
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
A car driven by a Black man backfired causing the police to assume a shot had been fired. A high speed police chase resulted in the two occupants being murdered by the cops. No crime committed, case closed. No justice served again...peace.
PROTECT THE FREEDOM TO CHOOSE FROM PARENTAL INTERFERENCE *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: family, government, law, politics, rights, women )

Frans
- 13 hours 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...
Israeli Occupation Closes Gaza's Only Commercial Crossing
Society & Culture  (tags: Gaza Blockade, GAZA SIEGE, Gaza crossings, Kerem Shalom, end all U.S. aid to ISRAEL, BDS, END THE OCCUPATION-SIEGE ON GAZA, news, transportation, travel, usa, world, activists, media, freedoms, law, americans )

Jess
- 20 hours ago - alray.ps
Israel closed the Gaza Strip's only functioning commercial crossing, Kerem Shalom, on Sunday for the Jewish holiday of Feast of Weeks
Zuckerberg Vs. Crazy Horse: Facebook Mustn't Marginalize Indians' Names - ICTMN.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans )

Deborah
- 23 hours ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
cannot understand this at all. Are these people so stupid they do not realize these are traditional names? Everything is judged through the eyes and brain of the white man and they seem to be unwilling to educate themselves.
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
- 13 hours ago - algemeiner.com
Antisemitism is and always will be a threat to broader human values to which we all must aspire, he said.
Who Said It: Fox News or Jesus? ~ TEXT and VIDEOS
Society & Culture  (tags: President Obama, Fox News, poor people, Christians, media, news, humans, religion, society, culture, ethics, family, freedoms, interesting, politics, rights, sadness, abuse, government )

Carrie
- 7 hours ago - themuslimtimes.org
During a broad conversation on how to overcome poverty at Georgetown University last week, President Barack Obama made a few comments about how Fox News talks about poor people.
Creationist: If Evolution Is True, Then It Wasn't Wrong for Josh Duggar to Molest His Sisters
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, creationists, creationism, ethics, family, society, women, humans, news, children, dishonesty, gayrights, law, rights, sadness, education, culture, safety )

Carrie
- 8 hours ago - rawstory.com
A creationism activist suggested Josh Duggar be punished for molesting his sleeping sisters and their friends by being paid to campaign against LGBT people marrying one another.
Duggar Revelations Are Just the Latest Sex Abuse Scandal to Rock Far-Right Fundamentalism
Society & Culture  (tags: Duggar family, Duggars, sex scandals, molestation, religious fundamentalism, overpopulation )

Freya
- 1 day ago - slate.com
Duggar admitted to molesting five girls - some of them reportedly his sisters - and while the family claims to have addressed the situation, a timeline constructed by Gawker suggests he did not get counseling while managing to dodge any prosecution.
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
- 13 hours ago - palwatch.org
The MPs of three parliaments expressed condemnation of PA practices, from rewarding terrorism to promoting violence and glorifying murder of Jews.
The Incredible Bravery of America's Female Special Ops
Society & Culture  (tags: women, valor, war, 'Special Ops', society, culture, ethics, humans, freedoms, rights, world, news, media, education, government, interesting, politics )

Carrie
- 7 hours ago - thedailybeast.com
Too often, the narrative about female soldiers dwells on rape and PTSD. ItâEUR(TM)s time to recognize them for their incredible valor.If only we would stop to see the valor story, we would notice that women have been out there, in combat, receiving awards ...
10 Things You Should Know About the Yakama Nation - ICTMN.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: Yakama Nation )

Deborah
- 23 hours ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Very interesting!
These Guys Are Painfully Wrong About Islam: 3 Things That Every Anti-Muslim Zealot Needs to Admit
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Islam, government, politics, world, rights, news, society, ethics, interesting, law, culture, abuse, media, sadness, freedoms )

Carrie
- 7 hours ago - salon.com
Critics of Islam all too often demand public debate about Islam, but then refuse to empower and elevate those Muslim organizations demonstrating pluralism, universal human rights and international justice.
Nowhere to Run: Detained Transgender Immigrants Are Abused, Beaten, and Worse
Society & Culture  (tags: detained, transgender, immigrants, abuse, americans, corruption, culture, humans, sadness, safety, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
Many flee persecution and attacks at homeâEUR"and find more of the same in U.S. facilities.
 

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