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SLOVAKIA: Roma See the Writing On The Wall
Society & Culture  (tags: Roma communities, world, politics, news, law, discrimnation, society, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, society )

- 2098 days ago -
The European Commission (EC) has demanded that Slovakia's second city, Kosice, tear down a wall put up to segregate Roma - the 14th such wall in the country and the eighth built in the last four years.
Report: The NSA Is Secretly Collecting Millions of Americans' Phone Records Daily
Society & Culture  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, rights, society, usa, NSA, Verizon, corporate aid in spying on AMericans, police, law, government, freedoms )

- 2179 days ago -
A chilling court order has handed the government sweeping authority to pull phone records for all Verizon customers
Senators Agree on Path to Legal Status for Illegal Immigrants
Society & Culture  (tags: congress, americans, abuse, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, government, GoodNews, media, republicans, democrats, propaganda, politics, lies, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, HumanRights, Refugees&Relief, world, society, freedoms, conflict )

- 2263 days ago -
Senators crafting a bipartisan overhaul of immigration laws agree on a path to legal status, aides say, but other hurdles remain.
Aboriginal Housing Crisis in Canada Threatens to Explode
Society & Culture  (tags: Idle No More, activism, indigenous rights, native rights, Canada, world, politics, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', interesting, news, society, media )

- 2296 days ago -
Efforts by the Red Cross, and emergency funding for housing repairs, have improved the most dire of Attawapiskat's housing situations, but Spence and other leaders hope meetings with government can address the wider aboriginal housing crisis by resettin
Lady Gaga Accused of Illegally Promoting Gay Rights in Russia
Society & Culture  (tags: world, politics, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', gayrights, world, rights, news, politics, celebrity )

- 2355 days ago -
A political ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin is taking legal action against American pop star Lady Gaga for promoting gay rights to minors during a concert on Sunday.
WRONGLY CONVICTED--The Case of Jeffrey Havard
Society & Culture  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, government, freedoms, americans, society, politics, law, ethics )

- 2468 days ago -
Jeffrey Havard is fighting for his right to a fair trial from Mississippi Death Row. Jeffrey Havard was sentenced to death by his peers for killing and sexually assulting his girlfriend's baby girl, Chloe Britt. But the truth is not always the truth
How-We-Can-Change-the-Medi-By- Cenk-Uygu
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, activists, abuse, culture, education, ethics, GoodNews, interesting, politics, society, news, society, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', activists )

- 2718 days ago -
A quote you see everywhere is Gandhi's line about being the change you want to see in the world. Since I'm a corny guy, I took that to heart. Here are some of the main problems with the establishment media that I want to help change:
The Muslims of Norway
Society & Culture  (tags: world, conflict, Norway, Norway's Muslims, religions, society, religion, culture, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, rights, world, ethics, government, freedoms, society, news, society )

- 2858 days ago -
Last Friday's terrorist attacks by Anders Behring Breivik against Norway's central government district and a political youth camp of the Labor Party targeted not only the Norwegian political system but the very idea behind Norway's multicultural society a
EGYPT: Journalists Strike for Return of Editor at Leading Opposition Paper
Society & Culture  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, ethics, law, government, freedoms, media, society, politics, world, culture, tv, rights )

- 3138 days ago -
Many regarded Issa's firing as an indication of just that and of the growing influence that politically connected businessmen have over media properties. "There is no financial freedom in a tyrant country like Egypt and no one can claim that there could b
A Black Sun Rises in a Declining Japan
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Japan, politics, extremism, asia, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', news, politics, world, culture, society )

- 3152 days ago -
Amid economic stagnation, the Rise of the far-right in Japan
Outrageous Prison Phone Rates Devastate Families and Break Ties
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, dishonesty, family, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', interesting, sadness )

- 3585 days ago -
"Give me your money and you can talk to your kid." That may sound like a line from a 1950's Jimmy Cagney gangster movie. But in essence, that is what pay telephone companies are saying every day to millions of people who want to speak with an incarcera
New Laws Treat Teen Prostitutes as Abuse Victims
Society & Culture  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', crime, children, abuse, child, culture, dishonesty, ethics, safety, sadness, rights, violence, women, society, health, family, environment, education, corruption )

- 3688 days ago -
By the time she was 8, Amanda had been sexually abused by her father's friend for four years. At 12, she was peddling crack. At 14, she was selling sex on the sidewalk.Her pimp beat her weekly to keep her working, stitching up her wounds himself to avoid
Sign Petition: Decriminalize Marijuana!
Society & Culture  (tags: marijuana, pot, drugs, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', government, usa, safety, medicine, health, freedoms, ethics, law, politics, society, crime, culture )

- 3709 days ago -
Millions of Americans a year are arrested for exercising their right to smoke marijuana, a harmless substance that can even be harvested to help the sick. It's time Texas joined Cali. and Mass. to right the wrongs of the past by reforming marijuana laws.
Cesar Chavez Tribute: VIDEO   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Cesar Chavez, Tribute, Video, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, freedoms, government, interesting, politics, humans, ethics, freedoms, media, culture, society, politics, rights, news, interesting, humans, freedoms, ethics )

- 3713 days ago -
Really fantastic FREE Cesar Chavez song. Download it today! Check out this amazing Cesar Chavez song by Carlos Carmonay. You can download it as an mp3 and put it on your ipod & share it with others.

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