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It's Your Body! Know Your Rights!

Original post from Amnesty International


Being able to make our own decisions about our health, body sexuality and reproductive life is a basic human right. 460 more words


Pedophilia is the same as homosexuality? No way!

The recently posted about U.S.A. finally making same-sex marriage legal. I had been moved by the amount of religious people (of a specific religion) who had a lot to say about the new law and I felt that I should voice my piece too. 2,107 more words



Rights…are legal… ethics and morals are a bit more personal and individualized, varying in degrees, based on religious observations, environment, economics.
For instance, nudity, while illegal in most areas, we do have nudist colonies where it’s acceptable, (environment) and it’s relative, certain indigenous tribes still live their daily life nudeĀ (economics/religion). 470 more words


Worcester (MA) Police Invite Citizens to Participate in Big Brother Spy Grid

Andrew Pontbriand
June 9, 2015

(Worcester) – The Worcester Police Department made an interesting post on their Facebook page today; “if you can see this, then we can see you.” 804 more words


Government Wants to Add 20 Years to this Mans Prison Sentence for Books

(The Intercept)

On August 23, 2011, 46-year-old Marcus Dwayne Robertson, the imam of an Orlando, Florida mosque, was arrested, imprisoned and charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. 377 more words


#McKinney Protests Continue as Black Panthers Arrive

Andrew Pontbriand

June 8, 2015

Protests are continuing in McKinney, Texas were hundreds gathered and marched to demonstrate against the violent actions of the McKinney police. 227 more words


What it means to experience the world differently

When I say inequality exists, that privilege and oppression exist even if slavery doesn’t, and women can vote and everyone seemingly has equal rights, I mean that the we experience the world differently and therefore have very different opportunities and views of ourselves. 589 more words

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