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Boko Haram Strikes Again: 'They Slaughter People Like Animals' VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Boko Haram, Nigeria, slaughter, murder, religion, Christians, sharia law, Islam, Islamist militants )

Beatrice
- 19 hours ago - edition.cnn.com
Boko Haram militants have killed scores in a series of raids on dozens of villages in northeast Nigeria's Adamawa state, continuing its violent campaign of terror in the African nation,
Take Action to End Trafficking: Strengthen the Child Welfare Response
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, neglect, children, trafficking, child welfare, crime, corruption, culture, family, humans, rights, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Abused or neglected young people are vulnerable to the recruitment and control tactics of human traffickers
France Unveils Anti-Jihad Campaign With Video and Web Site
Society & Culture  (tags: jihad, Syria, ISIS, Islam, VIDEO, France )

Beatrice
- 19 hours ago - reuters.com
France unveiled a short video and web site on Wednesday designed to dissuade potential jihadists from joining Islamist fighting groups in Syria and Iraq, where recruiters have lured hundreds of Westerners using slickly produced clips and social
Mr. President, Please Take a Public Stand for Our Earned Benefits
Society & Culture  (tags: Social Security, earned benefits, President Obama, cuts, protect, petition )

Dandelion
- 11 hours ago - advocacy.ncpssm.org
threats to my earned benefits are at an all-time high in Washington. ThatâEUR(TM)s why we need you and other elected officials in Washington to take a strong public stand for protecting the benefits that weâEUR(TM)ve paid into during our entire working lives
Elementary School Children Forced to Strip ByTeachers Deserve Justice
Society & Culture  (tags: children, elementary school, teachers, culture, abuse, ethics, humans, rights, society )

Lone
- 1 day ago - sicknewz.com
Teachers at a small elementary school in Gustine, Texas forced all of their students to pull down their pants for an intimate and abusive inspection
Sweden's Remarkable Prison System Has Done What the U.S. Won't Even Consider
Society & Culture  (tags: society, law, crime )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - mic.com
Maybe there would not be so much crime if all prisons were like this.
In the Next Step to End Homelessness Among Los Angeles Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, government, ethics, activists, culture, violence, world )

James
- 1 day ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
VA Secretary Robert A. McDonald to Lead the Launch of a New Master Plan for West Los Angeles VA Campus
The Israeli MilitaryâEUR(TM)s Pattern of Lethal Force Against Palestinian Children
Society & Culture  (tags: OPT, West Bank, Palestinian children, occupation forces, violence, IDF impunitynews, culture, abuse, society, media, usa, world )

Jess
- 1 day ago - dci-palestine.org
Eyewitness accounts detailing the killing of 11 Palestinian children in as many months reveal a pattern of lethal force that, according to human rights experts, remains unchecked by a culture of impunity
BDS and Israel's War on Palestinian Higher Education .
Society & Culture  (tags: Technion, Gaza higher education, BDS, UNESCO report, assault on Gaza, crimes, war on Palestinian education, Israeli higher education institutions, Tel Aviv University, Hebrew University, freedoms, death, media, news, society, usa, world, law )

Jess
- 1 day ago - middleeastmonitor.com
The UN agency's conclusion: that "higher education institutions were directly targeted during the hostilities."
Mississippi Wouldn't Allow This Teacher to Show Kids How to Use a Condom. His Simple Solution Is Brilliant.
Society & Culture  (tags: sex education, teachers, birth control, Mississippi, solutions, videos )

Freya
- 13 hours ago - motherjones.com
In Mississippi, where education laws require "stressing" abstinence, teachers are prohibited from "any demonstration of how condoms or other contraceptives are applied."
New Skull Could Be From Human Group That Interbred With Neandertals
Society & Culture  (tags: world, science, history, archaeology, skull, human, Neanderthals, homo sapiens )

Darren
- 10 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
The discovery shows, for the first time, that Homo sapiens was living in the Near East at the same time as Neandertals
Five Reasons to Participate in Spring Things 2015
Society & Culture  (tags: WWF, Spring 2015, conservation work, research, arctic, people, activists, culture, environment, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - blog.wwf.ca
Here are 5 reasons why your company and colleagues should participate in Spring Things this year
Cancel All Student Debt
Society & Culture  (tags: education )

Darren
- 1 day ago - takeaction.ourfuture.org
About time!
Senate Approves Keystone XL Pipeline Bill.
Society & Culture  (tags: oil, Gas, Senate, bill, government, climate-change, americans, politics, republicans )

Reggie
- 15 hours ago - nytimes.com
With low oil prices & Gas The Senate passed a bill on Thursday to force approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.When will these screws-ups (Republicans) ever learn about potential Oil spills on Homeland an our Waters?
Mainstream Media: Who Gets On and Who Does Not - Ralph Nader
Society & Culture  (tags: Ralph Nader, pundits, oligarch mouthpieces, mainstream media, public intellectuals, writers, advocates )

Judy
- 4 hours ago - blog.nader.org
People like William Kristol, an editor at The Weekly Standard, and Newt Gingrich receive lavish exposure, while a list of worthy public intellectuals, advocates and writers on vital topics are almost never seen in the mainstream media.
Michael Moore: Yes, Clint Eastwood Threatened to Kill Me
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, crime, abuse, dishonesty, lies, propaganda, military, war, usa, terrorism, law, rights, murder, violence, culture, police, politics, society )

Wild
- 9 hours ago - alternet.org
It has long been reported that Eastwood jokingly threatened to kill left-wing filmmaker Michael Moore during a 2005 National Board of Review dinner. In a Facebook status written Thursday night, Moore, who is a critic of Eastwood's latest film, and of the
US Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Promote Gay Rights Globally
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 5 hours ago - gaystarnews.com
This would be wonderful!
Straight Couple Arrested for Gay Sex in Tanzania
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 5 hours ago - gaystarnews.com
Oh, for the love of....
Magic: The Gathering Gets First Trans Character
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 5 hours ago - gaystarnews.com
Gaming industry news
The Time Keepers - Giving Us No Time Instead of It All
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, society, world, family, ethics, children, humans, freedoms )

Jaman
- 8 hours ago - jahcrow.blogspot.sk
Its time we reclaim our time with life. Its time we reclaim our life, with time to feel it, experience it and enjoy it. -
Kenyan Grandmother Goes to School With Great Grandchildren
Society & Culture  (tags: women, education, goodnews, GoodNews )

Glenn
- 2 hours ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
You are never too old to learn.
January 30, 2015 ~ Science for Seminaries | January 30, 2015 | Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly | PBS
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, science )

Glenn
- 4 hours ago - pbs.org
With the decline of religion in the western world, it might have no choice but to cooperate with science.
 

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