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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.
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
- 334 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.
Stand With Malala ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: Malala Yousafzai, education, UN, society, children, world, family, politics )

Nancy
- 292 days ago - secure.aworldatschool.org
Malala Yousafzai will mark her 16th birthday by delivering the highest leadership of the UN a set of education demands written by youth, for youth, to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.
Cambodia Protects Forest for Giant Ibis
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, world, protection, forests, politics, nature, animals )

Cal
- 67 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Cambodia has set aside an area of forest just slightly smaller than Singapore to protect the country's national bird: the giant ibis
Free the Lakota Children **&* Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, culture, education, ethics, freedoms, humans, politics, rights, sadness, society )

Frans
- 81 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
As clearly documented in the new short web video "Hearts on the Ground," by Sundance award-winning director Kalyanee Mam (just released at www.LakotaLaw.org/action), the epidemic of child taking by the State of South Dakota is tearing thousands ...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Defend Endangered Forests and Indigenous Rights
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, conservation, humans, politics, nature, ecosystems, pollution, water )

Cal
- 155 days ago - forcechange.com
Papua New Guinea's indigenous peoples have co-existed with native animals and plants for centuries - but when industrial plantations take over, it means bad news for wildlife and for traditional communities. Unlike indigenous agricultural practices, indus
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Peruvian Amazon From Destruction
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, AMAZON rainforest destruction, rainforest destruciton, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, energy, forests, protection, nature, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 135 days ago - forcechange.com
Save the rainforests of the Peruvian Amazon, and the countless species they protect, from destruction at the hands of palm oil companies
Families Call for Answers as Greenpeace's Arctic 30 Remain Locked Up in Russian Jail
Environment  (tags: activsim, Greenpeace, Russian activists imprisoned, environment, ecosystems, humans, protection, politics )

Cal
- 193 days ago - abc.net.au
The families of 30 Greenpeace activists accused of piracy are calling for answers as their loved ones remain locked in a Russian prison.
TAKE ACTION NOW! An Urgent Threat to the Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, Great Barrier Reef, destruction, conservation, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, protection, world, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 253 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Australia's legendarily irresponsible mining industry plans to build the world's largest coal mining complex, and then build a shipping lane to that port straight through the greatest ecological treasure we have - the Great Barrier Reef!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Special K's Rainforest Destruction!
Business  (tags: economy, business, dishonesty, corporate, rainforest destruciton, environment, politics, society, news )

Cal
- 193 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A recent report by Oxfam shows that corporations like Kellogg's have acquired over 4 million hectares of land for sugar production. Activists say the purchases are undertaken without transparency they say much of this land belongs to indigenous peoples, a
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Sea Turtles From Hotel Development
Environment  (tags: animals, endangered, TURTLES, overdevelopment, habitatdestruction, habitat, pollution, politics, oceans, world, green )

Cal
- 126 days ago - forcechange.com
Backed by tropical forest and bordered by the Pacific Ocean, the still relatively pristine Matapalo Beach is home to over 200 nesting sites of the green and black species of sea turtles. All 200 of those nesting sites face a real threat from RIU Hotels, a
Ban Child Marriage Now - PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, child, crime, death, ethics, politics, rights, violence, women )

Melania
- 217 days ago - avaaz.org
An 8 year-old girl, Rawan, just died after being raped by the forty year-old man she was forced to marry. In Yemen, it is legal for a grown man to marry a child of any age. But in days, we can outlaw child marriage in Yemen.
TAKE ACTION NOW! End Destructive Naval Exercises Around the Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: GREAT BARRIER REEF, Great Barrier Reef, oceans, politics, world, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, conservation, ecosystems )

Cal
- 256 days ago - forcechange.com
Urge the U.S. Navy to recognize the threat training exercises pose to the reef and put a stop to them immediately.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Relieve the Suffering of Native American Tribe - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, indigenous rights, OLakota Sioux, poverty, politics, news )

Cal
- 71 days ago - forcechange.com
Help the Lakota Sioux in South Dakota, where they experience some of the worst living conditions in the Western Hemisphere.
We Have a Dumb Religion Problem -- Not a Political Problem
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Republicans, Tea Party, Evangelical Christians, politics, corruption, ethics, propaganda )

Carrie
- 160 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
To get what's happening to the GOP and, to America, you need to understand the theology of the extremist frankly stupid and misinformed evangelical heartland. We don't have a political problem. We have an evangelical stupidity problem.
 

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