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Anonymous - Operation Helping Hands #OpHH   video
Society & Culture  (tags: anonymous, love, christmas, festive season, compassion )

- 3 hours ago -
Operation Helping Hands engaged. We are anonymous. We are legion. We do not forgive. We do not forget. Expect us. Merry Christmas and happy holidays.
How 7 Other Nations Celebrate Thanksgiving
Society & Culture  (tags: thanksgiving, GoodNews, education, family, freedoms, humans, interesting, society, travel, usa, world )

- 4 hours ago -
Thanksgiving seems a holiday that's as American as apple pie, or pumpkin pie for that matter. But actually, there are variants of this holiday all around the globe.
Have You Imagine Riding A Rabbit?
Society & Culture  (tags: arts, culture, interesting, Riding A Rabbit, Rabbits, Imagination, Fantasy, Myth )

- 7 hours ago -
How many of you imagined riding a rabbit? I written this post on my blog. What do you think?
Squatch's Open Thread 30/11/2015
Society & Culture  (tags: cultural appropriations, My Universe, puzzle, yoga )

- 7 hours ago -
Puzzle, 1 short take, My Universe
Kobe Bryant to Retire After This Season:'My Body Knows It's Time to Say Goodbye'
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, news, unusual, usa, world, sports, politics, media, obituary, celebrity )

- 10 hours ago -
Lakers All-Star guard Kobe Bryant announced that the current NBA season will be the final one of his storied career.Bryant is in his 20th season, all with the Lakers since a draft-day trade in 1996. Laker Guard is NBA's all-time scoring list.
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, children, death, rights, police, violence, women, law, crime, sadness )

- 12 hours ago -
. No re-direction of 911 calls. (911 calls answered by clerks at a deck or security office) Please help us by signing the petition. PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Two Brave Cops Under Attack for Exposing Militarization and Corruption in Their Department
Society & Culture  (tags: police, militarization, corruption, whistleblowers, Colorado )

- 13 hours ago -
Both whistleblowers now find themselves targeted for prosecution.
For Laquan McDonald and All Victims of Police Brutality, We Have to Win
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, children, child, death, culture, law, media, police, politics, sadness, society, rights, violence, americans, abuse )

Cheryl A.
- 14 hours ago -
"Sixteen shots. Four hundred some-odd days. Countless tears and empty promises. Laquan was murdered by the state. And we have to recognize that this moment is not an isolated incident - not in Chicago and not in America." Peace.
Robert Reich: Why the High-Tech 'Sharing Economy' Is All About Impoverishing Workers
Society & Culture  (tags: employment, income, minimum wage, worker protections, labor )

- 14 hours ago -
This trend shifts all economic risks onto workers. A downturn in demand, or sudden change in consumer needs, or a personal injury or sickness, can make it impossible to pay the bills. It eliminates labor protections such as minimum wage and worker safety.
'A Charlie Brown Christmas' Almost Never Happened
Society & Culture  (tags: tv, media )

- 16 hours ago -
It did happen, and it was a holiday classic ever since.
Ark Encounter Officials Continue to Violate State and Federal Laws and Is Still Costing Taxpayers
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, discrimination, bigotry, lies, ignorance )

- 17 hours ago -
Answers in Genesis continues to post job openings for the Ark Encounter in an attempt to skirt the law that requires the for-profit theme park to follow state and federal guidelines in its hiring practices.
Pro-Life Advocates Praise the Planned Parenthood Shooter, Called Him a Hero
Society & Culture  (tags: anti-choice, hypocrisy, terrorism )

- 17 hours ago -
The Christian Right fully support terrorism against Planned Parenthood and many took to Twitter to support and show praise for Robert Lewis Dear after he opened fire inside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, Colorado killing three people.
9 Inconvenient Bible Verses (for Christians)
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Bible, Christianity, hypocrisy, lies )

- 17 hours ago -
TruthSurge has an amusing collection of Bible verses that contradict each other and may go against the ones you typically hear on a Sunday morning. The video is full of stock photos and sound effects that, somehow, makes it even more entertaining.
There Is Power In A Union By Joe Hill   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Joe Hill, Folk Hogan, Union, folk singer, activist, execution )

- 18 hours ago -
To remember Joe Hill executed 100 years ago in November. After his execution this song was sung at his funeral in Salt Lake City and again at his funeral in Chicago. Performed here by Folk Hogan near the site where Joe Hill was executed.
Petition: Freedom and Justice for Araya Brinkley
Society & Culture  (tags: threatening, arresting, rights, equity, justice system, freedom, release, laws )

- 18 hours ago -
On May 23, 2015, Araya Selassie, entered a 7-Eleven store as a peaceful consumer. He was confronted by a 42 year old man, who seemed to be under the influence, regarding who should go first to the cashier. Although Araya had never seen this man before, Ar
Petition: Take a Stand Against Ignorance: Ask Texas Governor Greg Abbott to RESIGN
Society & Culture  (tags: Refugees & Relief, ethics, conflict, war, violence, Humanitarian Aid, politics, society, freedoms )

- 19 hours ago -
Governor Abbot says that he will not accept Syrian refugees in Texas. First of all, it is OUR TAX dollars that PAY his Salary and for refugee assistance, so as Texans, it is our choice, not his. The Syrians did not ask for war, or for ISIS to go there.
Petition: Change the Law of Rape in Canada
Society & Culture  (tags: Canadian Government, raping, laws, ethics, fairness, violence, justice system, prevention of sexual abuse, penalties, victim protection, politics )

- 19 hours ago -
In Canada the law of rape clearly states if you say NO, its rape, but it doesn't seem to be the case. If you even submit out of FEAR, it is NO LONGER considered rape, and all these girls/boys who are stuck being raped and being left with "Doesn't...
Petition: Demand Greater Support For Disabled Children
Society & Culture  (tags: disabled children, supportive services, ethics, freedoms, society, humanity, prevention from suffering, Exclusion, protection, politics )

- 19 hours ago -
Around the world, at least 93 million children - or 1 in 20 of those aged 14 or younger - live with a moderate or severe disability. Each one of these children is more than a statistic; each child is a son or daughter, brother or sister, friend or...
Amazon Tribe Creates 500-Page Remarkable Natural Medicine Encyclopedia | Soul Surfing âEUR" Spiritual World News Blog
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, freedoms, humans, interesting, politics, society, safety, world, women, violence, rights, education, children, ethics, culture, abuse, americans, crime, sadness )

- 19 hours ago -
In one of the great tragedies of our age, indigenous traditions, stories, cultures and knowledge are winking out across the world. Whole languages and mythologies are vanishing, and in some cases even entire indigenous groups are falling into extinction.
My White Neighbor Thought I Was Breaking Into My Own Apartment. Nineteen Cops Showed Up.
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, rights )

- 20 hours ago -
The place I call home no longer feels safe.
Dutch Students Vandalise Jewish Student^s Room to Look Like Concentration Camp
Society & Culture  (tags: Holland, students, activists, child, crime, culture, education, ethics, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, world, anti-Semitism )

- 20 hours ago -
University students at Leiden University in the Netherlands have vandalised a Jewish students room to look like a Nazi concentration camp. The incident was reported by Volksrant to be the work of members of the universitys Minerva Society, Hollands old
The Sounds of Broken Glass: Reflections From Israel^s U.N. Ambassador
Society & Culture  (tags: anti-Semitism, racism, genocide, Holocaust, Kristallnacht, abuse, culture, ethics, freedoms, government, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

- 21 hours ago -
This month, Jews around the world come together in synagogues, community centers, and schools to commemorate Kristallnacht~the night of broken glass. We do this to remember what happened on the fateful nights that marked the beginning of what would bec
Petition: Free Bill Allen: A Call for Mercy and Justice
Society & Culture  (tags: mercy, justice system, freedom, ethics, release, rights, society, politics )

- 22 hours ago -
Bill Allen was actively involved in Nashville's peaceful demonstrations for civil rights and had no criminal record. Yet, through an action of self-defense against a police officer and as a result of a flawed criminal justice system, Bill Allen was...
Muslim Cleric Says Gender Equality *Un~Islamic,* Women *Fit Only to Deliver Children*
Society & Culture  (tags: women, Islam, Muslims, crime, culture, education, ethics, family, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society )

- 23 hours ago -
Musliar, the chief of All India Sunni Jamiyyathul Ulama, said women have no mental strength and the power to control the universe, which lies in the hands of men. Gender equality is something which is never going to be a reality. It is against Islam
Sharia UK: Girl Not Allowed Extra Math Classes Because She DidnâEUR(TM)t Wear Hijab
Society & Culture  (tags: education, children, child, corruption, culture, ethics, freedoms, religion, rights, safety, society, Islam, Muslims, abuse )

- 23 hours ago -
Five teachers from Park View Educational Trust accused of misconduct The trust is at the heart of the Trojan Horse Islamification scandal Disciplinary panel heard a girl was not allowed to attend extra lessons
Uncle Abel Simeona Lui Speaks For The Land   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Elder, Uncle Abel, indigenous Hawaiian, Kanaka, aloha, OHA in Kona, Hawaiian island, spiritual )

- 1 day ago -
Elder Uncle Abel speaks with indigenous heart he makes an important speech we all can learn from give him a listen. Spiritual Warrior For Hawaiian Islands lands. Uncle Abel I am the evidence not the crime. I honor him for Native American Heritage Month.
Research: Islam Really Is the World^s Most Violent Religion
Society & Culture  (tags: Islam, Muslims, violence, crime, culture, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, murder, religion, rights, safety, society, world )

- 1 day ago -
The texts of Islam are clearly distinct from the other religions texts as they, to a higher degree, call for violence and aggression against followers of other faiths. There are also direct incitements to terror. Moreover, in the Quran there are hundre
*Muslim Free Zone*: Gun Shop Owner Wins Case
Society & Culture  (tags: First Amendment, Muslims, Islam, americans, culture, ethics, freedoms, law, murder, religion, rights, safety, society, violence )

- 1 day ago -
A lawsuit filed by a Muslim activist organization against a Florida firearms retailer who posted a *Muslim Free Zone* sign has been dismissed & the case ordered closed because the statement was protected by the First Amendment & the activists couldnâEUR(TM)t
Osceola At The 50-Yard Line
Society & Culture  (tags: indigneous rights and culture, history, cooperation, ethics, culture, americans, sports, politics, rights )

- 1 day ago -
The Seminole tribe allows Florida State to use not just its name for the football team, but also the iconography of one of its most powerful leaders, Osceola

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