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A Year in Jail for Not Believing in God? How Kentucky Is Persecuting Atheists
Society & Culture  (tags: atheism, religion, civil rights )

- 2310 days ago -
In Kentucky, a homeland security law requires the state's citizens to acknowledge the security provided by the Almighty God--or risk 12 months in prison.
NWO Police State Infrastructure Emerging
Society & Culture  (tags: Bill C-30, monitor, internet, phone, email, faxes, mail, spying, CSEC, CSIS, Canada's CIA, civil rights, Democracy, government, cover-up, ethics, humanrights, dishonesty, rights )

- 2549 days ago -
Under construction, Canada's new $880 million electronic spy HQ in Ottawa, which will spy on Americans and the whole world. Assume that all your communications are being monitored and we live in a disguised police state already.
On MLK Day: How a Racist Criminal Justice System Rolled Back the Gains of the Civil Rights Era
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, government, rights, politics, civil rights, MLK DAy, crime, culture, society, usa, police, news )

- 2621 days ago -
For Martin Luther King, Jr. day, Democracy Now! hosts a discussion of mass incarceration among African-Americans and how it has created a new Jim Crow era.
GOOD NEWS! Public Gets First Glimpse of MLK Memorial
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, rights, civil rights, MLK, MLK Memorial, usa, news, GoodNews, goodnews, americans, ethics, government, society )

- 2768 days ago -
It was 27 years ago when the idea of a memorial to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was first proposed to be built on the National Mall, reports CBS News Correspondent Chip Reid.Today the public got its very first glimpse.
70 Useful Links for Celebrating Black History Month
Society & Culture  (tags: Black History Month, African Americans, Civil Rights, Slavery, Biography )

- 2976 days ago -
Whether you're interested in Civil Rights, slavery, African American contributions, or biographies of famous African Americans, you can find so much online. Read on to find 70 links that offer insight and information for Black History Month.
Activists Act, Don't Wait, as Senate Holds More Hearings on Future of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, Civil Rights, Civil Liberties, culture, dishonesty, education, freedoms, government, law, military, politics, religion, rights, society )

- 3024 days ago -
Many believe they are part of a new civil rights movement. As such, they are not just stopping at one piece of legislation, but are demanding full equality under the law. And they have taken to employing an "inside-outside" strategy that, --> Please read
55 Years Ago Today---Rosa Parks' Legacy Endures Decades Later
Society & Culture  (tags: Rosa Parks, civil rights movements, civil rights, race relations, MLK, politics, society, culture, usa, news, world, interesting, education, children, americans, ethics, goodnews, humans, rights, government, freedoms )

- 3033 days ago -
An act of civil disobedience 55 years ago -- Rosa Parks' refusal to move to the back of a city bus -- made the seamstress in Montgomery, Alabama, a pivotal symbol in America's civil rights movement.
50 Very Insightful Blog Posts on GLBTQ Spirituality
Society & Culture  (tags: GLBQT, Spirituality, Civil Rights, GLBQT issues )

- 3062 days ago -
The listed blog posts provide some excellent insight on how these men and women have approached their religious beliefs in order to find solace, peace of mind and acceptance. Contrary to popular belief, it can be done.
Remembering "Hate for Sale"
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, Civil Rights, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, interesting, law, media, news, politics, rights, society, violence )

- 3110 days ago -
Last Thursday night I went to a vigil in front of the Japanese-American National Museum sponsored by Nikkei for Civil Rights & Redress (NCRR) and the Japanese-American Citizens League (JACL), who were showing support for Muslim-Americans. *** Good Read
Pastor Cancels Koran Burning and Plans to Meet Imam
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, civil rights, culture, dishonesty, freedoms, government, humans, law, media, news, politics, religion, rights, society )

- 3114 days ago -
The pastor planning a burning of the Koran on the anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks said Thursday he would not go forward with the event, adding he plans to meet with the imam planning to build an Islamic center near ground zero. * 15 minutes of fame-->
CNN Covered Interfaith Call to Oppose Koran Burning. Who Didn't?
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, civil rights, constitution, culture, dishonesty, education, environment, freedoms, government, law, media, news, politics, religion, safety, society, tolerance, violence )

- 3115 days ago -
Cable news outlets showed limited interest Tuesday afternoon in a press conference where church leaders from a variety of faiths called for a united front against Koran burning and other aspects of Islamophobia.
Remembering a Hero, Jefferson Thomas, May He Never Be Forgotten
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, civil rights, corruption, culture, dishonesty, education, environment, freedoms, government, interesting, law, media, news, obituary, politics, religion, rights, safety, society )

- 3115 days ago -
America has many unsung heroes, some we remember, others are forgotten. One of the latter died this week, a man who helped to try bring 'change' to America before it became 'official policy'. Jefferson Thomasone of the nine black students who integrated
Tell Kern High School District to Commemorate Harvey Milk Day ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, Harvey Milk Day, civil rights, equality )

- 3242 days ago -
On May 22 of this year, scores of schools around California will mark the first annual Harvey Milk Day, a special day set aside by the state of California to honor the life and legacy of Harvey Milk. On this day, scores of schools will give lessons to
YouTube - Mario Savio - UC Berkeley Sit-In Speech   video
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, rights, activists, civil liberties, student activism, Mario Savio, berkeley, violence, freedoms )

- 3249 days ago -
AmericanRhetoricOrig -- 01 April 2009 -- Mario Savio: Sit-in Address on the Steps of Sproul Hall, delivered 2 December 1964, The University of California at Berkeley. Complete transcript, audio, video at:
Why Are Pedophilia-Hiding, Child-Abusing Church Fathers Allowed to Write Laws About Women's Bodies?
Society & Culture  (tags: women, women's rights, Civil Rights, child-abuse, Catholic Church, abortion, pro-life, pro-choice )

- 3274 days ago -
The moral authority granted the Catholic Church in the secular world is the most repellent aspect of the current crisis.

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