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The Rise In Tension Between The Very Affluent And The Exceptionally Rich May Help The Progressive Movement
Society & Culture  (tags: Affluent, Exceptionally Rich, Poor, Long Island, Age of Reform, Progressive Movement, economic gap, not in balance, helicopters, middle finger, NY )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - mobile.nytimes.com
The undermining of status radicalized the formerly complacent, and class politics took shape because one segment of the population had so much money that the merely respectable could now identify with the actually poor.
German Intel Chief: IS Attack in Europe Just a Matter of Time
Society & Culture  (tags: ISIS, Islam, Muslims, terrorists, terrorism, Germany, Europecorruption, crime, culture, death, ethics, freedoms, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Ge
- 1 day ago - israelnationalnews.com
Germany's intelligence head said Sunday that his state, like the UK, France and other western nations, faces a very high danger of citizens returning to conduct terror attacks from Syria and Iraq, where they are fighting in the ranks of the extremist Is
White Man Jaywalks With Gun...Guess What Happens?
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, crime, violence, racism )

Teresa
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
Watching the whole incident all I could think of were those dead (unarmed) black men and boys who never had the opportunity to be "talked down," called "sir," and were murdered by police.
The Companies Making a Profit By Abusing the Poor - New York Times
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, police, media, law, government, ethics, culture, crime, abuse, corruption, dishonesty, rights, safety )

Wild
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
We're increasingly shifting costs to those least able to afford to pay.
Please Sign: North Carolina, Stop Secret StingRay Cellphone Spying
Society & Culture  (tags: StingRays, Durham, Raleigh, Charlotte, Wilmington, North Carolina, surveillance, cellphone spying, Jennifer Harjo, Senator Goolsby, Harris Corporation, Florida )

Susan
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
An ACLU investigation found that police in several NC cities were using spying devices that trick your cellphone into disclosing private information. But the police don't have to have a warrant to use them. This is a violation of our Constitutional rights
Stop the HATE!!! Please Sign !!!
Society & Culture  (tags: PETITION, ethics, rights )

Alexandra
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
This petition is dedicated to ending all forms of discrimination period. Not one of us has the right to judge another ...
Jihad Comes To Europe
Society & Culture  (tags: Europe, Radical Islam )

David
- 1 day ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
Europe is heading towards an increasingly uncertain future. Debates on the impact and dangers of Islam are even less possible today than five years ago. Radical Islam in the Middle East and in Europe is rising ever more rapidly.
Demand ZARA Stop Selling t-Shirt With Holocaust Imagery!
Society & Culture  (tags: PETITION, anti-semitism, holocaust, ZARA clothing company )

Alexandra
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
It is unconscionable that in this time of increased anti-Semitism a clothing company would sell this kind of apparel that dishonors the memory of the 6 million Jewish people who died in the Holocaust.
Starts This Week in Geneva: Committee on the Rights of the Child Holds 67th Session -- Will Review 7 Countries
Society & Culture  (tags: world, humanrights, HumanRights, children, protection, safety, violence, Optional Protocols, Croatia, Fiji, Hungary, Morocco, Singapore, Venezuela )

Darren
- 1 day ago - unog.ch
The Committee on the Rights of the Child will meet at the Palais Wilson in Geneva from 1 to 19 September 2014 to review the promotion and protection of children's rights under the provisions of the Convention on the Rights of the Child. . .
TAKE ACTION: Join Us in Urging the President to Declare March 31 as the Cesar Chavez National Day of Service
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, farm workers, Cesar Chavez, government, politics, activists, organziers, Day of service )

Robert
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
On this Labor Day we honor his legacy and commitment to lending a voice to the voiceless, but we seek to take this a step further to a full Day of Service. Please sign if you haven't done so already.
Less Work, More Play: Quebec Elementary School Bans Homework for the Year
Society & Culture  (tags: Elementary school, homework, quebec, classroom, child, children, culture, education, humans, society )

Lone
- 20 hours ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Students at a Quebec elementary school may be some of the happiest in the country as they prepare for another year in the classroom.
Former Canadian Nazi Runs for Office in Ontario's Cottage Country
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, humans, politics, society, canadian, nazi, running for office, ontario, cottage country, nazi, white supremacist activism )

Lone
- 1 day ago - thestar.com
John Beattie claims his Nazi days are behind him, but his white supremacist activism still horrifies the people in his town
From NY to Texas, KKK Recruits With Candies and Fliers
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, kkk, culture, environment, ethics, family, news, sadness, safety, society, usa, violence, women, world, racism, bigotry, white supremacy )

Frank
- 1 day ago - cnn.com
"Carlos Enrique Londoño laughs at the Ku Klux Klan recruitment flier recently left on the driveway of his suburban New York home. It's unlikely the group would accept him."- cnn.com
5 Things Everyone Did Growing Up (That Now Get You Arrested) | Cracked.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Rebecca
- 19 hours ago - cracked.com
Being a kid is all about mindless self-indulgence and tiny, meaningless acts of rebellion.
The BDS and the Nazis: Not One Damn Bit of Difference, Video
Society & Culture  (tags: BDS, Nazis, anti-Semtiism )

Beatrice
- 7 hours ago - jewsnews.co.il
BDS and the Nazis:What's the difference?
Your Windows XPeriences: Tales of Turmoil Since Microsoft Stopped Supporting the Old System
Society & Culture  (tags: world, microsoft, Windows XP, operating system, performance, issues, problems )

Darren
- 8 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
When we wrote recently about the corporate travails of upgrading from Microsoft's Windows XP operating system, we were inundated with comments from readers wanting to share their experiences, from sole traders to small businesses.
Resisting the Surveillance State in Germany
Society & Culture  (tags: world, surveillance, germany, intelligence, humans, society, protest, freedoms, Weltnetz )

Darren
- 3 hours ago - therealnews.com
On Saturday, August 30, more than 6000 people took to the streets of Berlin, Germany to protest against intelligence agencies' mass surveillance produced by Weltnetz
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Society & Culture  (tags: )

Noel
- 5 hours ago - sgiquarterly.org
Searching for Happiness, Finding Depression
10 Absurd Yet Brilliant Inventions That Bring Childhood Dreams to Life
Society & Culture  (tags: world, london, Dominic Wilcox, invention, design, artist, childhood, concept, GoodNews, humans )

Darren
- 8 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
When we think of the inventors of today, we typically envision those pushing technology to heights we never imagined, from 3D printing to the properties of the newest iPhone. But designer, thinker, artist, innovator & all around life inspiration Dominic..
Readers Weigh in on Right Age to Let Kids Walk Alone
Society & Culture  (tags: readers, kids, walk alone, children, school, culture, education, family, humans, safety, society )

Lone
- 1 hour ago - thestar.com
The majority agree, by 9, most children are old enough to make the trek to school without a parent.
British Man Attacked for Using Women-Only Till at Riyadh Supermarket
Society & Culture  (tags: world, women, violence, society, safety, abuse, americans, british, saudi women, Riyadh, supermarket, attack, women-only )

Darren
- 4 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
'That's my wife, how dare you': Shocking moment British man and his Saudi wife are attacked after using women-only till at Riyadh supermarket
So Long, Ronald McDonald: These Oakland Teens Are Kicking Fast Food to the Curb | TakePart
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, health, interesting )

John
- 1 hour ago - takepart.com
The teens' video for their original song 'Are You Loving It?' has them turning down processed junk food for healthy veggies.
Driver Inspired After His Family Touched By Cancer
Society & Culture  (tags: driver, inspired, cancer, canadian cancer society, canada, patients, volunteer, appointments, family, health, humans, society, transportation )

Lone
- 1 hour ago - thestar.com
A music producer and dad to four, Craig Martin is a busy guy. But he still finds time to volunteer for the Canadian Cancer Society, once a week driving cancer patients to and from appointments across Toronto.
Disabled Leader: An Oxymoron?
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, arts, celebrity, education, GoodNews, government, interesting, politics, rights, society, women, humans )

W.J.
- 3 hours ago - goldenroom.co.uk
Looking back to ancient heroes and warrior kings for clues as to why Disabled people and women are excluded from leadership. Victoria Richards asks why we demand perfect health and physical images of strength from our leaders today.
Your Block May Say a Lot About Your Politics
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, culture, americans, humans, society )

Sandra
- 1 hour ago - kansascity.com
A flurry of research in the last few years has illuminated what we've long known: People tend to live among like-minded neighbors, whether it's intentional, unconscious or strictly a matter of economics.
Bizarre Case of Teacher as Terrorist, or Not
Society & Culture  (tags: Dorchester County Public School, Patrick McLaw, Mace lane Middle School, investigation, freedom of speech, government, freedoms, society, education )

Rodney
- 2 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
Maryland middle school teacher has been placed on administrative leave after he allegedly authored two fiction books using a pseudonym, with one depicting a "futuristic school shooting."
United Nations Wants USA to Stop Police Brutality
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, culture, ethics, government, police, law, society, rights, usa, violence )

Angelus
- 25 minutes ago - readersupportednews.org
In NH, i know of a man who was arrested by 3 officers, chained on legs and handcuffed and chained to a wall, held for 5 hours before being told what it was about and had 8 officers remove him from a police van. The DMV had mistakenly revoked his license!
2 Florida Police Chiefs Suspended for Imposing Scandalous Quotas
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, police, law, traffic quotas, scam, scandal, sadness, society, rights, travel, usa, politics, ethics, freedoms, dishonesty, corruption, crime )

Angelus
- 53 minutes ago - news.msn.com
Quotas are a problem everywhere in America with police as hired thugs and bullies to carry it out
Tell Congress: Protect Workers' Right To Organize
Society & Culture  (tags: Workers Rights, Petition, National Labor Relations Act, Unions, grievances )

Dandelion
- 1 hour ago - act.credoaction.com
Currently, if workers R discriminated against 4 trying 2 form a union, they have very limited legal options under the National Labor Relations Act. Workers can file grievances, the slow process leaves to many without pay doesn't hold employers accountable
Americans Uniting Over Police Abuses
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, activists, culture, corruption, crime, dishonesty, death, children, ethics, family, government, law, police, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, usa, travel )

Angelus
- 32 minutes ago - readersupportednews.org
What ever happened to the neighborhood beat policeman, who was viewed more as friend and ally then enemy? Why are police trained to be so brutal? Perhaps we need police who are people NOT driven by power or sadism or control
 

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