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Thank You | Camels, Llamas, and Sheep Abused in New York!
Society & Culture  (tags: society, suffering, wildlife, animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, abuse, abused, protection, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, law, sadness, environment, ethics, abuse, government )

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Please signed to help abused camels liamas and sheep in new York take a look at the way this and you will see no animal should be abused in this way this needs to stop
He Ripped Their House Off the Grid and He's No Hippie: Tales of the Solar Middle Class By Mark Chediak Oct 29, 2014 7:00 PM CT
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, men, women, children, culture, education, environment, freedoms, Good News, energy, design, sustainable, technology )

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'...highest electricity rates -- 38 cents a kilowatt-hour compared with the 13-cent national average. Fed up, Greene put solar panels on his roof and batteries in the garage to store the excess juice. He told his utility to come get his power meter.'
My Family's Thanksgiving on the Reservation Is a Rebuke to America's Colonialism
Society & Culture  (tags: Thanksgiving, Lakota, Indigenous people, colonialism, family )

- 19 hours ago -
The holiday represents hundreds of years of genocide and oppression of Native American populations. But we're still here.
VICTORY VICTORY It's Unanimous! Salt Lake City Council Bans Carriages
Society & Culture  (tags: conservation, endangered, healthconditions, pollution, politics, humans, government, GoodNews, activists, americans, violence, society, health, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, cruelty, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering, GoodNews )

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IT IS ABOUT TIME, NOW ON TO NYC AND THE OTHERS. Update: The Salt Lake City Council has unanimously voted to ban cruel and dangerous horse-drawn carriages. It's high time for these cruel and archaic rides to come to an end. Watch out, New York City!
Solar Cooker Apexwave   video
Society & Culture  (tags: energy, environment, habitat, science, tech, children, family, fashion, freedoms, Good News, women, men )

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'It is a solar cooker in sunny weather and an umbrella on rainy day. You can boil water, fry eggs, cook potatoes and dumplings, also and soup. It is also perfect for kids who like to learn about solar energy and it is ECO friendly.
Petition: Changing Global Attitudes to Sexual Violence - International Planned Parenthood Federation
Society & Culture  (tags: Changing, global attitudes, sexual violence, WOMAN RIGHTS, youth volunteer, Palestine, Amani, activists, education, crime, culture, freedoms, law, interesting, humans, religion, rights, society, safety, violence, world )

- 1 day ago -
Amani is a youth volunteer in Palestine working with our local partner organisation. She is one of many young volunteers involved in theatre productions and talks which explain that women should not have to live with sexual harassment or assault and...
Depleted Uranium Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: middle-east, war, pollution, radioactive materials, children )

- 1 day ago -
Petition ends Friday, please sign and share widely thanks. Petition urging UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond to Sign the United Nations Resolution on Depleted Uranium Weapons.
Harper Government Destroys Farmer Control Over Seed
Society & Culture  (tags: multinational companies, big business, Canadian Government )

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Bill C-18 gives seed breeders-- increasingly large multinational companies -- massive new rights over seed along with the power to extract vast amounts of money from farmers.
64 Years Later, Woman Battles to Erase a McCarthy-Era Conviction
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, people, communism, injustice )

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It was the summer of 1950, and Miriam Moskowitz was being followed. The men stalked Moskowitz on the subway. They trailed her as she walked to the laundromat. They followed her on a date with her boss and secret lover, Abraham Brothman.
Success: Priests Arrested for Child Sexual Abuse
Society & Culture  (tags: )

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SUCCESS: Priests arrested for child sexual abuse in Spain but the Vatican law should be made in the world.
Darren Wilson's Actions After Shooting: 'Very, Very Bad'
Society & Culture  (tags: law, safety, rights, murder, crime, police )

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Bryan Fischer: âEUR~Freedom of ReligionâEUR(TM) in US Is Only a Choice of Which Christian Church to Join
Society & Culture  (tags: constitution, freedoms, freedoms, religion )

- 1 day ago -
The Constitution promises freedom of religion. It doesn't say which one.
Are Scientists on the "Cusp of Knowing" How Weird We Are?
Society & Culture  (tags: world, culture, people, society, religion, politics, humans, freedoms, ethics, scientists, weird, cusp of knowing, astrobiology, Caleb Scharf )

- 1 day ago -
I'm writing this post for two reasons. One is to recommend a new book by Columbia astrobiologist Caleb Scharf (who also writes a terrific Scientific American blog, "Life, Unbounded"), and the other is to defend an old book of mine.
Native American Women, Veterans, Warriors
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, activists, ethics, culture, violence, world )

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Female American Indian veteran brings recognition to fellow warriors
VIDEO Blinders
Society & Culture  (tags: horse-drawn carriages, New York, americans, culture, environment, ethics, humans, safety, society, world )

- 15 hours ago -
The New York City horse-drawn carriage industry is highly controversial. "Blinders" takes viewers behind the scenes to expose the truth behind the tradition.
A Veteran and Double Amputee, Looses Woodwork Shop in Fire
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Interest )

- 10 hours ago -
A touching story of an Army veteran, Earl E Carnes, a double amputee and a woodcraftsman. The latest news, his daughter and caretaker, Connie, has also passed away - a tremendous blow.
How to Cope With Your Difficult Family During the Holidays Without Going Mad
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, thanksgiving, stress, families, difficult people, coping tips, holiday stress, family )

- 1 day ago -
The festive season often means we have to spend time with our nearest and dearest. But what do you do if your family are not exactly The Brady Bunch?
How to Talk to Other Parents About Having Guns in the House | TakePart
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, children, guns, law, news )

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Whether you're a parent who doesn't (and would never) own a gun or part of a family that loves hunting with a dozen weapons under lock and key, there's an awkward conversation worth having with other parents.
From Buy Nothing Day to Independence Day
Society & Culture  (tags: shopping, consumerism, Black Friday, holidays, resistance, protests )

- 13 hours ago -
Everything evolves. It's the movement of life through time. Those things that are fit for purpose evolve into something even more fit, better adapted and more powerful; those that don't fall by the wayside, or worse, sputter along.
On Veterans, Conservatives and Countries in No Different
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, government, ethics, republicans, elections, dishonesty, culture, violence, world )

- 1 day ago -
The Harper government's frenzy of funding to support veterans continued to rain down Monday, just ahead of what's expected to be a politically toxic report by the auditor general on mental health services for ex-soldiers. In the 48 hours leading up to M
Lama Thubten Yeshe on Understanding Death   video
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, buddhism, death, impermanence, Lama Yeshe )

- 8 hours ago -
today I would like to offer to my friends the opportunity to Watch this video recorded 31 years ago Lama start speaking at 2:10 so you can skip the first two minutes Om ah hum svaha
'Hunger Games,' a Mirror of America's Inequality
Society & Culture  (tags: economic inequality, injustice, greed, 1%, 99%, movies, books, protests )

- 21 hours ago -
The latest installment of the epic "Hunger Games" series hit theaters this Friday, and it promises to be the year's biggest blockbuster yet.
SEE IT: Toddler Admits She Cut Her Own Hair
Society & Culture  (tags: children, child, freedoms, GoodNews, news, rights, society, women, world )

- 16 hours ago -
In a cute video, 2-year-old Tallulah, who now sports a blond mullet, gives her dad a specific reason why she trimmed her 'fringe,' or bangs: 'I didn't want it to be in my eyes!'
World Population Will Soar Higher Than Predicted
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, politics, news, humans, World Population, World population growth, soar, increase, 11 billion, 2100 )

- 4 hours ago -
World population will hit nearly 11 billion by 2100
Full TTIP Transparency: Much More Than Opening a Door
Society & Culture  (tags: Transparency, Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partn )

- 13 hours ago -
If this was supposed to win over public support for a newly 'invigorated' TTIP, then, sadly, there's little reason to show why it will. Citizens remain out in the cold. The fight around transparency in TTIP continues.
Award of the Federal Cross of Merit to TuğçE A.
Society & Culture  (tags: courage, tragedy, appreciation, braveness )

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Award of the Federal Cross of Merit to Tuğçe A., the young woman who stood up backbone and and intervened, as many have looked away
Thanksgiving Day Headline: Whites Can't Be Scalped Enough, Set on Fire Enough, Lynched Enough...
Society & Culture  (tags: Divine Race Karma, Racism, Native )

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QUOTE: In whites' absence, we will miss nothing but evil on the planet. The new edict states; and, they will have a veil eternally covering their eyes so that they cannot even perceive why their is righteousness in the value of their lives being absent.
Story of Stuff: Black Friday Mayhem Video
Society & Culture  (tags: consumerism, black friday, workers rights )

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One of the series Annie Leonard has created showing us the consequences of our blind obedience to corporate fueled consumerism. Please don't shop today, help to stop the madness. We must find other ways to share joy with those we love.

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