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11 months ago

Thx Davida!

11 months ago

U.S. Prisons Home to 10 Times More Mentally Ill Than State Hospitals
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, government, media, medications, Mental health, politics, prisons, safety, society )
Kit - 7 hours ago - america.aljazeera.com

New report slams lack of treatment for seriously ill inmates as 'inhumane,' calls for reforms.
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1 year ago

Denounce Magazine's Glamorization of Domestic Violence - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: domesticviolence, Misogyny, abuse, rape, rapeculture, violenceagainstwomen, vogue, fashionmagazines )
BMutiny - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com

A recent issue of Vogue Italia took the theme of domestic violence, used it to inspire a photo shoot in which terrified-looking models are pursued by a man with a knife.Photos are gratuitously violent, do nothing to help in the fight against women's abuse
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1 year ago

signed all the petitions I hadn't done yet.

And thx a lot for the video Davida!!!

1 year ago

TAKE ACTION NOW! FIFA Play Ball: Help End Modern Slavery in Qatar
World  (tags: death, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, abuse, workdrs righss, Qatar, worldCup contruction sites, human slaveryworld, violence, politics )
Cal - 30 minutes ago - walkfree.org

Squalid, overcrowded accommodation. Brutally long days working in the blistering heat. ...workers from Nepal and India are dying in record numbers on Qatari World Cup construction sitesThis is the everyday reality for migrant workers in Qatar
1 year ago

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1 year ago

End Human Trafficking in Assam - Petition: PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: Human Rights, human trafficking, Walk Free, poverty, tea plantations, Assam, TATA global beverages, Tetleys )
Evelyn - 9 hours ago - walkfree.org

Workers in Assam are trapped in a unique situation of terrible poverty making them vulnerable to the lure of human traffickers. Investigative reports indicate that people in Delhi have bought girls for as little as $65 USD. Others are taken abroad.
1 year ago

Worldwide #WaveOfAction Begins April 4th at Former Occupy Sites
Society & Culture  (tags: Worldwide Wave of action, event, protest, rally, occupy, movement, society, change, culture, governments, transformation )
Angelika - 15 hours ago - waveofaction.org

A wave of action is coming on April 4th, the date they killed MLK, the date Cindy Sheehan lost her son, the date cherry blossoms and resisters to fascism begin to show after an endless winter of many, many years. Find an event, create an event ..>>
1 year ago

10 Reasons the U.S. Is No Longer the Land of the Free
World  (tags: news )
David - 2 hours ago - washingtonpost.com

The list of powers acquired by the U.S. government since 9/11 puts us in rather troubling company...
1 year ago

SİGN TO STOP SLAVERY -- HELP END MODERN SLAVERY IN QATAR
Society & Culture  (tags: Slavery/humantrafficking, Human Rights, FIFA World Cup )
Dogan - 9 hours ago - walkfree.org

We expect FIFA to take responsibility for its decision to award the 2022 World Cup to a country with historic issues of worker exploitation and forced labour. In just three days, top FIFA officials meet at their headquarters in Switzerland to discuss
1 year ago

Make Violence Against Women An International Priority ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, protection, world )
Cher - 3 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com

One in three women worldwide has been raped, abused, forced into prostitution, or suffered some other form of violence. This is happening every day, in every country around the world--but those who commit these acts all too frequently walk away without
1 year ago

Principle 6 Campaign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Russia, LGBTRights, HumanRights, Principle6, WinterOlympics, IOC, InternationalOlympicCommittee, GayRights, persecution, homophobia )
BMutiny - 3 hours ago - principle6.org

Love Always Wins! Join the Principle Six Campaign even AFTER the Olympics! Sale of T-shirts, etc. will go to Russian groups battling LGBTQ Discrimination and Persecution in Russia. Moving Video.
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1 year ago

Drop the Gay Propaganda Charges Against Elena Klimova
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', LGBT rights, journalism and press freedom, russia, propaganda law )
Davida - 19 seconds ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org

Journalist Elena Klimova started her project "Children 404" to give LGBTI teenagers a safe space to seek advice and support -- but on January 31, 2014, Russian authorities charged her with "propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations."
1 year ago

TAKE ACTION NOW! KENYA: Please Sign This Petition Before the Last Home Is Torched
World  (tags: indigneous rights, forced evictions, World Bank, Kenya, government, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, freedoms, conflict, violence, society, politics, world )
Cal - 5 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org

Heavily armed police just burned 1,000 homes to the ground to force indigenous families out of the Kenyan forest where they've lived for centuries.
1 year ago

KIDS FOR CASH - Inside One of the Nation's Most Shocking Juvenile Justice Scandals
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Kids for Cash, Corrupt Judges, Crime )
David - 22 minutes ago - democracynow.org

THE SHOCKING STORY of how thousands of Pennsylnian children were jailed by two corrupt judges who received $2.6 million in kickbacks from the builders and owners of private prison facilities. - We hear from two of the victims. - Visit site, watch video.
1 year ago

Please Sign: Remove India Politician Who Said Women Invite Rape With Clothing and Behavior
World  (tags: India, rape, sexual violence, blaming the victim, Asha Mirje, Indi National Commission for Women, New Delhi, sexual assault, women's rights, violence, crime )
Susan - 19 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com

Politician Asha Mirje stunned the world last week by blaming India's rash of sexual violence on women's behavior and dress. So why hasn't Mirje been removed from the National Commission for Women?
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1 year ago

Dear Harry Belafonte: Ending Violence Against Women Demands That Men Take Responsibility
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, women, ethics, society, abuse )
Rodney - 2 hours ago - alternet.org

Ending violence against women does not require any more platforms. It demands process, practice and active engagement by men.

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1 year ago

Help Free Moroccan Rape Victimsfrom Having to Choose Between Marriage to the Perp., or Suicide-PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, rape, humans, society, women, suicide )
Mitchell - 42 minutes ago - avaaz.org

A Moroccan law allows a rapist to avoid prosecution: if he marries his victim. This puts women, and girls, in a terrible bind. There is a vote coming up in Morocco, regarding this law, which we may have a chance to impact.

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1 year ago
Generation Waking Up.....What Will Our Legacy Be?


Society & Culture  (tags: Generation Waking Upglobal issuescrossroadsThe Story of Our Generationchangerevolutioninequality ) 
 Dandelion - 3 days ago - youtube.com 

Generation Waking Up is a global campaign to ignite a generation of young people to bring forth a thriving, just, sustainable world. As one youth said, "I see my peers caught in distractions and we've reached a point we don't have time for that anymore."
1 year ago

50th Anniversary of "War on Poverty" - Right-Wing Media's Mockery Of Unemployment Proves Necessity Of GOP Memo On Compassion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, poverty, republicans, ethics )
David - 25 minutes ago - mediamatters.org

GOP leaders distributed a memo: How to demonstrate compassion when discussing unemployment. And even as news of the memo leaked, conservative media were demeaning unemployed Americans as "lazy" and calling "hunger" a superior policy to jobless benefits.
1 year ago

Hidden in the Archives ~ The Equal Pay Act of 1963
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, activists, education, ethics, family, freedoms, GoodNews, goodnews, interesting, law, media, news, rights, women, usa, internet )
Goddess - 1 minute ago - eeoc.gov

"EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is the text of the Equal Pay Act of 1963 (Pub. L. 88-38) (EPA), as amended, as it appears in volume 29 of the United States Code, at section 206(d). The EPA, which is part of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, as amended"



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1 year ago

Somalia: DonâEUR(TM)t Jail Women for Getting Raped - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: women, politics, safety, media, police, rights, law )
Wendy - 2 hours ago - forcechange.com

Somalia's treatment of rape is unacceptable and must be changed. Sign the petition and urge the Somali government to pursue true justice-no matter who the accusers or the accused are.
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Petition can be found at the bottom of article
1 year ago

This Federal Judge Is Standing Up to the NSA's 'Orwellian' Spying
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NSA spying, rights, privacy rights, ethics, americans, propaganda, politics, usa, media, lies )
Cal - 2 hours ago - takepart.com

When '60 Minutes' stops asking tough questions, who can you trust?
1 year ago

End Illegal Evictions of Haitian Refugees
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Haiti, action alert, don't evict refugees )
Rose - 11 hours ago - forcechange.com

Target: President Michel Martelly Goal: End evictions of refugees carried out by the Haitian government and security forces.
1 year ago

Why Is the US Getting in the Way of International Efforts to Make Clean Water a Basic Human Right?
Environment  (tags: water, UN, human rights, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, politics )
Cal - 5 hours ago - alternet.org

The United States is the only country marring the good works of a UN resolution on the right to safe drinking water and sanitation.
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1 year ago

Video:A Hilarious New NSA Video for the Holidays
Science & Tech  (tags: humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, government, ethics, HumanRights, world, usa, politics, africa, asia, europe, middle-east, society, cover-up, propaganda, science, NewTechnology, technology, investigation, discovery, internet )
JL - 32 minutes ago - aclu.org

This new video is the perfect way to show your friends that while Santa's spying operation may be magical, the NSA's is very real--and why we should all care.
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For the Action try: https://www.aclu.org/secure/stopnsa?ms=oth_%20acluaction_131212_stopnsa_yt
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