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The Extensions of Ferguson, Two Officers Gunned Down in Front of the Police Stations

From the Front Page Sections, translated…

The police chief of the city of Ferguson, where the white officer shot an African American student turned in his resignation on the eleventh, the crowd gathered in front of the police station, to show their displeasures.   364 more words

Awareness

Because I Am A Girl

I have seen so much media about this cause and how they want to make girls and women from other countries equal rights and I think that girls and women should have a choose to be independent and have the right to do things just like men have right to do things. 858 more words

The World

A deathless death - child brides

Soft cries muffled by mother’s sweet voice,

Angry tears shadowed by the crowds rejoice,

The man stands tall, so proud of his choice,

The little girl, dressed in red and turquoise. 140 more words

Our Own ISIS Like Brutality Is Not That Long Ago

This story makes me realize that as horrible as ISIS is, we have a past that is not so different. In the US, it was race based, more than religious based. 92 more words

Basic Human Rights

Your Lives Matter - Refuse All Forms of Oppression

People are posting on social media with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag, but doesn’t the message apply to victims of domestic violence and stalking too? Personally, I decided not to have any other children due to the ordeal inflicted upon myself and my daughter. 156 more words

Addressing Violence

Quote of the Day

Senator John McCain (R-AZ) ““I know the use of torture compromises that which most distinguishes us from our enemies, our belief that all people, even captured enemies, possess basic human rights, which are protected by international conventions the U.S. 10 more words

Politics

If you live in the US and are worried about getting Ebola, you’re self-absorbed.

My dear friend Lisa shared this with me on Facebook:

I love a good Kim K jab, especially if it’s intended to calm down some of this Ebolanoia*. 535 more words

Infectious Disease