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TAKE ACTION NOW! Cancel Columbus Day - It's Time to Celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day Nationwide
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, Cikumbus Day, Indigneous Peoples day, exploitation, history, native rights, culture, americans )

- 6 hours ago -
For nearly 80 years this nation has celebrated Christopher Columbus with a federal holiday in his name. Far from discovering America, Columbus represents slavery, genocide, and a history of exploitation that it is time to stop honoring.
Go Wild With IFAW's New Lesson Plans on Wildlife!
Society & Culture  (tags: ifaw, program, children, lessons, ecosystems, culture, ethics, society )

- 1 day 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,
Even More Cities Join Movement to Rename "Columbus Day" to "Indigenous Peoples' Day"
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, ethics, culture, politics, native rights, Indigenous Peoples Day, society, law, government )

- 6 hours ago -
The trend of cities renaming Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples' Day is spreading across the United States.
9 Cities Abolish Columbus Day in Favor Indigenous Peoples' Day
Society & Culture  (tags: USA, Indigenous Peoples' Day, Columbus, Native Americans, tribal elders, a little good news )

- 11 hours ago -
Not so much an anti-Columbus Day but a celebration of indigenous peoples' culture. It is 500 years & we are still here to share our culture. If you look at Columbus' journey here, the colonization, the genocide, the slavery he brought to this hemisphere
John Lennon at 75: Sadness, Celebration and Conjecture
Society & Culture  (tags: John Lennon, 75th birthday )

- 19 hours ago -
John would have turned 75 today...Oct.9.
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.
Pregnant Woman Rides on Hood of SUV for a Mile on Houston Highway in Fight With Her BabyâEUR(TM)s Father: Reports
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, child, corruption, crime, culture, ethics, family, humans, news, police, rights, sadness, safety, society, travel, usa, violence, world, women )

- 1 day ago -
The man driving the car, identified by cops as the heavily tattooed Anthony Escobedo, 33, now faces assault charges.
John Wayne, Great Actor, Terrible Human Being
Society & Culture  (tags: movies, celebrity, history, usa )

- 1 day ago -
One of the greatest Hollywood celebrities of the 20th Century held racist views that today would brand him a bigoted buffoon.
Holocaust Could Have Been Stopped If Jews Were Armed, Ben Carson Claims
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, politics, crime )

- 14 hours ago -
Native Americans were armed, but that didn't save them from the white man.
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 )

- 1 day 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.
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.
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
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
We Request That a Public Inquiry Be Held Regarding Poor Management of The Victoria Pier In Colwyn Bay, By Conwy County Council.
Society & Culture  (tags: Colwyn bay, Victoria pier, colwyn bay, north wales, UK, Conwy, council, inquiry, petition )

- 9 hours ago -
This is request is due to what I can only describe as Conwy County Councils Appalling Management of this Historic Grade II Victoria Pier, From the early days of the Former owner Mr Hunt up to the present day fiasco of The Council Not supporting those want
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
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 )

- 1 day 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
John Lennon's Style Through The Years
Society & Culture  (tags: John Lennon, 75th birthday, photos )

- 20 hours ago -
Happy Birthday John! (and Sean :) )
Thanksgiving in America Vs. Thanksgiving in Canada
Society & Culture  (tags: thanksgiving, america, canada, americans, culture, humans, society )

- 6 hours ago -
In the United States, Thanksgiving is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November but in Canada, it is celebrated on the second Monday in October (which is Columbus Day in the U.S.).
Congress: Enough Is Enough. Take Action Against Gun Violence. Now.
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, gun violence )

- 4 hours ago -
Another shooting. One dead, one injured at Texas Southern University. Literally the second campus shooting TODAY. The third in a week.
Ahmed's Story: Overcoming Food Shortage in Mauritania
Society & Culture  (tags: mauritania, farming, animals, pastures, family, society, world )

- 6 hours ago -
Most families in Mauritania rely on farming and animals to survive. Without rain, their pastures have dried up and the animals are dying. Those animals still alive are wasting away so families try to keep them alive
Society & Culture  (tags: health, diet, exercise, ethics, food, nutrition, science, society, media )

- 7 hours ago -

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