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I Believe In Social Justice

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    I am usually opposed to government spending

    that isn't necessary to protect its citizens' rights, but I think a reasonable case can be made for some social welfare provisions. While I can sympathize with the sentiment that social welfare should be voluntary, that is provided by private charities and mutual aid societies...
    BlotOutTheSun BlotOutTheSun 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    Police Not Required To Prevent Domestic Abuse; Children Murdered

    In 1999 the US Government failed to enforce a restraining order against an estranged and abusive husband. Subsequently, the couple's daughters were found dead with gunshot wounds in the back of the husband's truck. The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights has ruled that the...
    calebforaction calebforaction 26-30, M Sep 12, 2011

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    Che Guevara & John Lennon, Imagine ? Two Great Men!

    We need more of these in the world!!!
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Oct 9, 2012

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    The Un Does Not Support Equal Rights For Women

    Whether its dueling with an arch nemesis for the heart of a woman or highschool freshman hazing. No matter if its Chinese foot binding or the ritual slaughtering of any child born on a friday by the Anglo-Saxons; or even the Salem witch hunts. I'm sure most of us can agree that...
    calebforaction calebforaction 26-30, M Oct 24, 2011

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    Tell The Us Government To Stop Supporting Murder, Rape, Torture And Other Crimes Against Humanity

    Although Afghanistan has officially ratified the global ban on cluster bombs, its still no excuse for the US to continue to back the new local Police when they persistently and blatantly commit human rights violations against civilians. Human Rights Watch released a 102 page...
    calebforaction calebforaction 26-30, M Sep 14, 2011

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    Gay Politics

    I am unsure if this is the best group to say this in but here goes anyway. I believe Homosexuality is a sin. As such, perhaps you will get a one way ticket to Hell, Do no pass GO Do not collect $200, for even thnking about being gay. BUT, is it really worth making a political...
    gingershuman gingershuman 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 24, 2013

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    Bad Accident At Costco's

    Bad Accident at Costco'shttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P3E9tHSfFH0&feature=plcp Very rare that we go to our Local MP for help, I do believe that my constituent MP is Andy Love unfortunately I have a great problem for him to resolve. I have lived in the borough of Enfield since...
    colinberry1 colinberry1 61-65, M 1 Response Oct 31, 2012

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    Why Would President Obama Want To Rob Kids Of Their Childhood?

    The US Child Soldiers Prevention Act of 2008 prohibits the US government from providing military financing, military training, and several other categories of US military assistance to governments using child soldiers. The Child Soldiers Prevention Act went into effect in 2010...
    calebforaction calebforaction 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 17, 2011

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    Not Enough

    There arent enough people who care about social justice. Having seen some terrible inequalities, I feel like this is something most people should care about. Instead, nobody is paying attention, because people are busy being scared of someone hurting them or busy getting more...
    aluminosa aluminosa 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 29, 2012

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    I believe there is something out there. - but not the super technologically advanced green men you see in movies.
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    The universe is massive. It wouldn't make sense for Earth to be the only planet with so much life on it. but I don't believe the alien sightings people talk about.
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    What's the point of praying? Hands clapped together as u whisper ur wishes however small they might be, that you ace your final or pray that ur sister recovers from an illness...
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    I really want to believe this is true but the more people I meet the more it seems to be untrue. The only times I've been able to truly be friends and just friends with a guy is...
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    I believe in God. I witness God'd goodness since I was young. I had been raised a christian- Protestant. As I noticed, ( as I had online friends with people in the whole world...
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    People don't believe me when I say have anxiety because I am really talkative
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    I want morality back! This world is losing respect, socialisation, morality and gaining vulgarity. I feel like I have to make videos on small things for them to show how to behave...
    Maaren Maaren 16-17, M 4 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    I'm sure that you all know about the Sandra Bland situation and the unlawful arrest of the officer. This video a gentleman posted on YouTube sheds light and is a very interesting...
    sweetiepoo sweetiepoo 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    My awkwardness has made me believe that people find me too weird to be taken seriously, or to be with me in a relationship. I don't have many friends and I haven't been in a...
    Darkbachelor Darkbachelor 22-25, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    To preface this, I need advice on how to deal with my anxiety, how to manage my emotions and how to make friends... Currently I smoke week when I am stressed or sad or anxious...
    MyMindCravesNectar MyMindCravesNectar 22-25, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    Ah, hell. It would appear I'm on an upswing. This is when I get people's hopes up only to let them plummet, parachute-free. Are they justified? My attempts at being social? Or is...
    ambivalentFriability ambivalentFriability 18-21 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Cultural appropriation is the most regressively, arrogant, bullshit that fronts itself as social justice while being inherently racist.
    messyhairmessylife messyhairmessylife 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I really really need to work on overcoming, dealing with, or at least managing it.. And I feel like the more I talk about it, the more likely I am to overcome it. It's really been...
    chaekowski chaekowski 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    Revelation 19:11 I saw heaven standing open and there before me was a white horse, whose rider is called Faithful and True. With justice he judges and makes war.
    RepentTillSeptember RepentTillSeptember 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    At the point it's at right now, I really do. It used to be a matter of just having Facebook or MySpace. But now, you're considered lame for using something that isn't either...
    TheMasterMan1 TheMasterMan1 16-17, M 4 days ago

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    One summer I was really depressed and had a phone with so many restrictions that I could not make calls or text anyone and I had absolutely nothing social. Of course that...
    L928 L928 13-15, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    J- Jesus head of our life! U- used by God's Holy Spirit each day of our life. To love and help others in this world. S- Standing on the promises in God's word every day. No...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F a week ago

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    hey people im bedro and im here to try and help. I know how it feels to be struggling, i was once in a situation where things where not going my way and I had problems mounting on...
    bedrohelps bedrohelps 31-35, M Jul 23

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    The following will discuss how figures like Rousseau criticise the social context in which they live. Rousseau claims that during his generation everyone has become so cowardly and...
    Ad8m Ad8m 18-21, M Jul 22

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    What is more attractive than recognising the being in front of you as the same as you? What is better than finding a person who understands your suffering and shares your...
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    Of course I am, as you can probably tell by my username itself. Hello I am Mamabutterfly, I just came across this experience and didn't even know this experience existed, shows...
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    So I totally just had a moment of OMG because I thought my boyfriend was going to laugh at me but he didn't so here is how the convo went Bae: hey bae wyd Me: watching young...
    RebelStar24 RebelStar24 16-17, F Jul 20

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    hey guys since im a social butterfly i would like to connect with you all over social media im new to ig but lovvveee pictures and would love to see yours you can add me at Nia...
    Antoniarenee23 Antoniarenee23 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I have had social anxiety since I was seven. I used to "freeze" every time a teacher asked me a question in class or ordering in a restaurant. I wasn't aware of my social anxiety...
    Han123xxx Han123xxx 13-15, F Jul 19

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    I feel like I'll never get over my social anxiety, my shyness, and my social awkwardness. I've been this way for as long as I can remember, and whenever I look ahead into the...
    nooblordiv nooblordiv 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 17

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    Confessions of a perv!!!! It's time for me to come out of the closet... I've been in denial for so long! I release my sexual frustrations here.... I get a kick outta sexual...
    1chuck2 1chuck2 31-35, M Jul 15

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    I also have social anxiety and it's really hard for me to be socialable
    nbp78 nbp78 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 14

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    Okay, so I haven't been diagnosed or anything, and I know it's dangerous to self-diagnose yourself with things. But I'm pretty sure I have this to some degree at least. All the...
    dwyli33 dwyli33 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    I just wanna say to any believer in here Gods got your back. praise him through the storm . u may feel alone but you aren't .
    butterflytrppd butterflytrppd 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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