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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Deforestation in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, destruction, agriculture, habitatdestruction, habitat, green, humans, world, protection, nature, government, ecosystems, trees, forests )

Cal
- 323 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Agribusiness and pulp and paper industries accused of triggering one of the century's greatest ecological disasters in Indonesia. Please sign this,, my first petition ever at Care2, to help stop this horrible destruction!
Protect Female Students in Indonesia From Virginity Tests! - PLEASE SIGN!!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: education, freedoms, government, women, rights, politics, religion, ethics )

Monica
- 233 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to Muhammed Rasyid, an Education Chief in South Sumatra, virginity tests "protect children from prostitution and free sex." Mr Rasyid's plans would require young women aged from 16 to 19 to have their hymen checked every year until graduation.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Purchase Wounded Knee, SD to Return to the Sioux Nation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: native rights, housing, society, politicsu.s., congress, ethics, government, world, WOUNDED KNEE, native rights )

Cal
- 219 days ago - change.org
The Wounded Knee Massacre site is up for sale by a private owner, James Czywczynski, who is non-Native. Ownership of this land was stripped from the people of Pine Ridge by the Dawes Act of 1887.
Friends of the Earth Gathering Signatures to Have the Keystone XL Review Scandal Investigated.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, dishonesty, cover-up, ethics, government, news, obama, politics, republicans )

Alexandra
- 333 days ago - action.foe.org
Tell Secretary of State John Kerry: Investigate Big Oil's Influence on the Keystone XL Review. Not only was the investigating firm part of the oil industry, but the state department tried to hide the connection.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the U.S. Forest Service to Protect America's Rainforest!
Environment  (tags: trees, ecosystems, environment, Tongass, activism, destruction, conservation, humans, animals, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, government )

Cal
- 356 days ago - act.alaskawild.org
With over half of the 'great giants' of the Tongass felled, we need you to weigh in on a plan that would protect the remaining old-growth forest for good.
For South Dakota Native American Families ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, government, ethics, DOJ, Congress, South Dakoya, Sioux, Lakota, Families, abductions, corruption )

Nancy
- 314 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Each year in South Dakota the state Department of Social Services (DSS) takes over 700 American Indian children away from their families and tribes. 90% of these children are put into non-Native foster homes and institutions--in direct violation of the...
The World's Worst Punishment for Rape ? PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, girls, rape, protection, justice, government )

Cher
- 175 days ago - avaaz.org
16 year old Liz was walking home from her grandfather's funeral when she was ambushed by six men who took turns raping her and then threw her unconscious body down a 6-meter toilet pit. Their punishment? Police had them mow their station lawn,
TAKE ACTION: TELL YOUR SENATOR TO SUPPORT SENATOR BOXER'S GENETICALLY ENGINEERED LABELING AMENDMENT!
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, government, health, GMOS, warning )

Beverly
- 331 days ago - action.ewg.org
Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., introduced an amendment to the 2013 farm bill that would show support for what more than 90 percent of Americans want: labeling foods with genetically engineered ingredients.
Send a Message to the UN: Haiyan Is a Wake-Up Call - PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, protection )

Angelika
- 157 days ago - act.350.org
We need action, not talk -- and demand that our governments act with the urgency this moment requires to dramatically reduce carbon emissions as well as provide adequate financing for adaptation and mitigation measures to protect our shared future.
What Has Become of the Socialist Youth of the Sixties and Seventies?
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, corruption, education, government, sadness, world )

Betsy
- 273 days ago - portside.org
We changed the world but how did the changing of the world, change us?
In Rare Deal, Israel, Jordan And Palestinian Authority Shake Hands Over One Thing: Water
Environment  (tags: world, news, goodnews, politics, israel, palestine, water, environment, conservation, ecosystems, green, GoodNews, government, world, protection, radia-active )

Cal
- 128 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
On Monday, in a moment of rarity, Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority signed a historic agreement at the World Bank headquarters in Washington, D.C., aimed at fostering water cooperation and initiating a project to help "save" the body of water.
TAKE ACITON NOW! Prevent Drilling in Yasuni National Park
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, energy, AMAZON, OIL DRILLING, oil drilling, government, green, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, protection, nature, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 180 days ago - forcechange.com
Last week, Ecuador's National Assembly voted to allow oil drilling in the Yasuni National Park. This drilling project would produce 980 million barrels of crude oil and roughly $18.3 billion in profit for Ecuador, but the environmental toll on the park wo
TAKE ACTION NOW! Artesa Vineyards & Winery: Don't Destroy Redwood Forest for Vineyards
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, overdevelopment, destruciton of wetlands, habitatdestruction, habitat, ecosystems, conservation, humans, green, government, politics, trees, forests )

Cal
- 165 days ago - change.org
Artesa Winery's planned vineyard development is the only project in California proposing deforestation of coastal redwoods. Allowing this would set a precedent for other vineyard developers to destroy redwood forests in California.
Scientists Blast Australian Leader's Proposed Ban on Parks
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, world, protection, nature, humans, government, green )

Cal
- 40 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A group of prominent scientists have blasted Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's pledge to oppose the creation of any new protected areas in Australia.
BRAND NEW PETITION, HELP SAVE AN ENDANGERED SPECIES FROM EXTINCTION
Animals  (tags: Petition, endangered, extinction, States, ecosystems, government, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, nature, research, wildlife, science, protection, environment, conservation, wildanimals )

Sue
- 286 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please help urge the States mentioned to not poison prairie dogs and to help the black footed ferrets survival by saving land for them to thrive on. They are the most endangered mammal in the United States of America.
 

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