Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality
11.1K views | +0 today
 
Scooped by SIN JONES
onto Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality
Scoop.it!

The real 'History' of Thanksgiving... - PaganSpace.net The Social Network for the Occult Community

The real 'History' of Thanksgiving... - PaganSpace.net The Social Network for the Occult Community | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Turkey Day Truths!Young children's conceptions of Native Americans often develop out of media portrayals and classroom role playing of the events of the…...
more...
No comment yet.
Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality
News covering cultural issues, discoveries and human spirituality
Curated by SIN JONES
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Why are creepy clowns terrorizing America?

Why are creepy clowns terrorizing America? | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Official site of The Week Magazine, offering commentary and analysis of the day's breaking news and current events as well as arts, entertainment, people and gossip, and political cartoons.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Obama avoids pipeline comment but urges tribal sovereignty

Obama avoids pipeline comment but urges tribal sovereignty | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
By Valerie Volcovici and Julia Harte WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday avoided direct mention of a pipeline that has provoked high-profile protests from Native Americans but urged tribal leaders to use the spotlight to continue pushing for recognition even after he leaves
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Professor arrives in Rwanda from U.S. to face genocide trial

Professor arrives in Rwanda from U.S. to face genocide trial | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
By Clement Uwiringiyimana KIGALI (Reuters) - A professor arrived back in Rwanda on Wednesday after being extradited from the United States to stand trial for his part in the country's 1994 genocide, a spokesman for the prosecutor's office said. Professor Leopold Munyakazi, who had been living
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Teen kills father, opens fire on South Carolina schoolyard: police

Teen kills father, opens fire on South Carolina schoolyard: police | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
A 14-year-old South Carolina boy shot and killed his father then drove to an elementary school playground where he wounded two children and a teacher with a handgun before being tackled by a firefighter who held him for police, authorities said on Wednesday. The suspect, whose name has not been released
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Investigators search for clues in South Carolina school shooting

Investigators search for clues in South Carolina school shooting | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Investigators were searching on Thursday for the motive behind a shooting spree by a South Carolina teenager who killed his father and wounded two school students and a teacher before being pinned down by a volunteer fireman. The 14-year-old boy, whose name has not been released, shot and killed his
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

California changes laws so children can no longer be prostitutes

California changes laws so children can no longer be prostitutes | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Children will no longer be classified as prostitutes in the U.S. state of California after a new law decriminalized prostitution for minors in a move praised by child rights campaigners. Coming on the back of a public campaign coined "There is No Such Thing" as a child prostitute, crimes of
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Two California men charged in suspected murder among 'furries'

Two California men charged in suspected murder among 'furries' | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Two men were charged on Tuesday in the triple murder of a Southern California couple and their friend in what local media reported may have been a crime among the so-called "furry" community of people who dress up in animal costumes. Joshua Acosta, 21, and Frank Felix, 25, were each charged
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Charlotte police shooting: Scott had a gun, not a book, chief says

Charlotte police shooting: Scott had a gun, not a book, chief says | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
The man's family said he was unarmed and sitting in his car reading a book, waiting for his son to come home from school.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

UN rights chief blames DR Congo govt over unrest

UN rights chief blames DR Congo govt over unrest | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
The UN rights chief on Thursday directed blame at DR Congo's government for surging political tensions that sparked deadly clashes in the capital Kinshasa this week. "The authorities need to pull back from their extremely confrontational position and build bridges with the opposition,"
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Full transcript of AP interview with Syrian President Assad

Full transcript of AP interview with Syrian President Assad | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Associated Press sat down with Syrian President Bashar Assad at a palace in downtown Damascus. Here's a full transcript of the interview:
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

President Assad to AP: Syria war will 'drag on' as part of global conflict

President Assad to AP: Syria war will 'drag on' as part of global conflict | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
President Bashar al-Assad said in an interview with AP News broadcast on Thursday that Syria's war will "drag on" as long as it is part of a global conflict funded and interfered in by other countries. "When you talk about it as part of a global conflict and a regional conflict, when
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Seattle high school football team kneels for national anthem

Seattle high school football team kneels for national anthem | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Players and coaches from Garfield High School knelt in unison before their game against West Seattle High School, and some West Seattle players also knelt, according to local news reports and social media. Kaepernick, the San Francisco 49ers' No. 2 quarterback, declined to stand during the national
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Oklahoma police release video of officer shooting unarmed black man

Oklahoma police release video of officer shooting unarmed black man | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Police in Tulsa, Oklahoma released video on Monday showing an officer fatally shooting an unarmed black man who had his hands in the air, and the U.S Justice Department said it was looking into the incident as a possible civil rights violation. Officer Betty Shelby shot Terence Crutcher, 40, whose sport
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Pipeline fight threatens Obama’s tribal legacy

Pipeline fight threatens Obama’s tribal legacy | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Tribes and their allies say President Obama can cement his legacy on American Indian issues.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

FBI Director calls 'stop and frisk' an important tool when used right

FBI Director calls 'stop and frisk' an important tool when used right | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey told a House of Representatives panel on Wednesday that the police tactic known as "stop and frisk" is an important tool when used right.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Obama says 9/11 legislation sets 'dangerous precedent': CNN

Obama says 9/11 legislation sets 'dangerous precedent': CNN | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
FORT LEE, Va. (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Wednesday called the Senate's vote to override his veto of legislation allowing relatives of the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks to sue Saudi Arabia's government a mistake. "If we eliminate this notion of sovereign immunity, then
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

California shooting shows police ill-equipped to handle mentally ill

California shooting shows police ill-equipped to handle mentally ill | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Alfred Olango, 38, a Ugandan-born immigrant, was shot by one officer even as another, who had been trained to deal with mentally ill people, attempted to subdue him with a Taser, police said. The confrontation in the San Diego suburb of El Cajon came at a time when San Diego County is facing a doubling
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

FAKE: Atlanta officer did not kill Latoya Smith

FAKE: Atlanta officer did not kill Latoya Smith | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
It was a tragic story about a mother being shot and killed while breastfeeding.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Caesars strikes deal to end main unit's costly bankruptcy

Caesars strikes deal to end main unit's costly bankruptcy | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Caesars Entertainment Corp said on Tuesday it has struck a crucial $5 billion deal with most of its casino operating unit's creditors, resolving billions of dollars in legal claims and paving the subsidiary's way out of a costly bankruptcy. Junior creditors led by hedge fund Appaloosa Management
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse: Whiting CEO

Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse: Whiting CEO | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
The chief executive of North Dakota's largest oil producer, Whiting Petroleum Corp, says the standoff over the $3.7 billion Dakota Access pipeline could be solved by giving economic opportunities, including supply and delivery contracts, to the Standing Rock Sioux and other Native Americans. Thousands
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

DNA hints at earlier human exodus from Africa - BBC News

DNA hints at earlier human exodus from Africa - BBC News | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Evidence for an early exodus of modern humans from Africa may have been detected in living humans.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Congo faces 'large-scale crisis,' UN rights chief warns

Congo faces 'large-scale crisis,' UN rights chief warns | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The U.N. human rights chief is warning that a "large-scale crisis could be just around the corner" in Congo, where dozens of people have been killed this week in protests against a delayed presidential election.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Serbia arrests 16 for trafficking migrants to Western Europe

Serbia arrests 16 for trafficking migrants to Western Europe | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
Serbia has arrested 16 people suspected of trafficking refugees from the Middle East, Asia and Africa, as part of increased efforts to stem the flow of illegal migrants trying to reach Western Europe, the interior ministry said on Thursday. In a statement, the ministry said all 16 suspects detained
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Putin posthumously honors policeman killed by militants

Putin posthumously honors policeman killed by militants | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin has given Russia's highest award to a police officer who was killed by militants after refusing to renounce his duties.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by SIN JONES
Scoop.it!

Teen killed by Columbus, Ohio, police was shot while fleeing: family's attorneys

Teen killed by Columbus, Ohio, police was shot while fleeing: family's attorneys | Archaeology, Culture, Religion and Spirituality | Scoop.it
A forensic report released on Monday by attorneys representing the family of a 13-year old African American boy fatally shot by a white Columbus, Ohio, police officer last week said the teenager was shot three times while running away. Francisco Diaz, a Michigan medical examiner hired by the family&
more...
No comment yet.