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Society & Culture

This 1967 Classroom Experiment Proved How Easy It Was for Americans to Become Nazis
Society & Culture  (tags: history, education, schools, fascism, lessons, Nazis, obedience, conformity, oppression, experiments )

Freya
- 5 hours ago - timeline.com
When Ron Jones, a social studies teacher in Palo Alto, CA, set out to teach his 10th grade students about the events leading up to the Holocaust, he found that many of them couldn't get over how ordinary Germans had been coerced into complicity.
Former IMF Chief Sent To Jail As Spain Prosecutes 65 Elite Bankers in Enormous Corruption Scandal
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, government, law, media, politics, IMF, Spain, elite bankers, jail them all )

Ricardo
- 5 hours ago - activistpost.com
In many other countries, excluding the United States, corrupt bankers are often brought to task by their respective governments. The most recent example of a corrupt banker being held accountable comes our of Spain, in which the former head of....
Anti-Kremlin Activist Freed From Prison, Says He Was Tortured
Society & Culture  (tags: peaceful protests, activists, activism, freedoms, freedom of speech, free speech, protests, protestors, Russia, Russian protests, Russian protestors, Russian activists, dissent, peaceful dissent, censorship, dictators, dictatorships )

Steven L
- 7 hours ago - voanews.com
Russia has released anti-Kremlin activist Ildar Dadin from a Siberian prison, freeing the first person jailed under new rules that made some forms of nonviolent protest a criminal offence, his lawyer told Reuters Sunday.
No Lives Matter   video
Society & Culture  (tags: No Lives Matter, Ice-T, racism, bait and switch, poor, Black Lives Matter )

Dandelion
- 11 hours ago - youtube.com
Musical video that speaks some truth. Might not be music to all ears but it is a message. Do not fall for the bait and switch This is ugly to the core When it comes to the poor No lives matter. Some swearing in the video just letting you know.
Robert Reich Has One Sure Way to Hit Trump Where It Hurts
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, store boycott )

Rob
- 11 hours ago - rawstory.com
Go to www.grabyourwallet.org for a complete list of companies to boycott.
CIA Official Defends Integrity of FBI   video
Society & Culture  (tags: candidates, congress, corruption, Trump, cover-up, ethics, elections, SupremeCourt, troops, military, dishonesty, crime, law, police, violence, rights, sadness, corruption, death, americans )

Angelus
- 14 hours ago - youtube.com
http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/summary-and-analys is-of-black-mass-worth-books/1125375737?ean=978150 4043755 http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/brother s-bulger-howie-carr/1101373445?ean=9781455579761
Yusuf Islam - Where Do the Children Play VIDEO   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Cat Stevens, Where Will The Children Play? )

Rosie
- 21 hours ago - youtube.com
Yusuf Islam, formerly Cat Stevens,: a man who created a body of work still admired the world over, a great songwriter amongst a pantheon of songwriters that emerged in the late '60's & 70's, Dylan, Mitchell, Young,
Palestinians Face Intense Online Hate From Israelis, Say Campaigners
Society & Culture  (tags: anti-Arab speech, Palestine, freedoms, Palestinians, incitement, racism, culture, society, Israeli social media, news, media, world, usa )

Jess
- 1 day ago - middleeasteye.net
Palestinian lawyers call for investigation of police minister as survey shows soaring levels of anti-Arab speech on Hebrew social media
Couple With Asperger's Syndrome: 'We're Even More Extraordinary Together'
Society & Culture  (tags: Autism, Love, Good News, Relationships, Hope )

Carol
- 1 day ago - cnn.com
Love in the Age of Autism. The challenges can be great, but many overcome hurdles when love and support abound for them.
ICE Reopening Shuttered Private Prisons and Adding Beds at County Jails to Expand Deportation Machinery
Society & Culture  (tags: prisons, inmates, immigrants, detention, detainees, injustice )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
In the netherworld that is the nation's prison system, news this week that inmate populations have decreased across America is hiding a grim and opposing reality.
How to Build a Sustainable Trump Resistance
Society & Culture  (tags: Trump regime, resistance, protests, activism )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Resistance is breaking out all over: the women's marches, the immigration airport protests and Sally Yates, the State Department mass dissents, the battle for the Supreme Court with much more to come.
Here Comes the Police State: New Laws Aim for Brutal Crackdown on Protest
Society & Culture  (tags: demonstrations, protests, non-violent action, resistance, laws, law enforcement, oppression, tyranny )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Under cover of the Trump administration's "law and order" platform, Republican lawmakers at the state level are advancing legislation to impose draconian penalties on protest organizers and participants.
   

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