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Sign the Petition to Delaware Legislature: Hold Hearings on How a Wealthy, Admitted Child Rapist Avoided a Single Day of Jail Ti
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: law, politics, society, safety, rights, child, culture, crime, americans, ethics, family, dishonesty, government, humans, interesting, news, police, sadness )

Robert
- 119 days ago - dailykos.com
Sign the petition to the Delaware legislature, urging them to convene hearings on how a wealthy, admitted child rapist avoided a single day of jail time.
Protect Female Students in Indonesia From Virginity Tests! - PLEASE SIGN!!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: education, freedoms, government, women, rights, politics, religion, ethics )

Monica
- 336 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.
Cambodia Protects Forest for Giant Ibis
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, world, protection, forests, politics, nature, animals )

Cal
- 169 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
- 184 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! Stop Anti-Environmentalists From Blasting Pollutants Into Air - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: pollution, selfish jackasses, morons, ecosystems, destruction, environment, politics, healthconditions, protection )

Cal
- 10 days ago - forcechange.com
According to an article in Vocativ magazine, a community of men has taken it upon themselves to purposefully pour pollutants into the air. The men involved in this "pollution pageantry" have attracted thousands of followers on social media by spending tho
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
- 258 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! Stop Acid Fracking in the Everglades - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: acid fracking, fracking, frack is whack, ecosystems, environment, destruction, pollution, protection, water, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, government, politics, energy )

Cal
- 21 days ago - forcechange.com
Citizens and county officials are fighting the use of acid fracking near the Florida Everglades. While acid fracking has been used before in the state, it has never been used this close to the national park
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
- 296 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! 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
- 238 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
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
- 356 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
- 295 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
- 228 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
- 319 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! Tell Congress: Vote No on the "No More National Parks" Bill
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, politics, protection, national parks, pending legislation, acitivsm, conservation )

Cal
- 17 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
An outrageous House bill threatens to severely undermine the Antiquities Act, which was first signed into law by Theodore Roosevelt to protect special places as national monuments. Demand that your member of Congress vote NO on H.R. 1459.
ExxonMobil's New Guinea Nightmare
Environment  (tags: protection, destruction, environment, Exxonmobil, corproate greed, mining intersts, energy companies, disaster, endeforestation, ecosystems, world, politics, energy, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, green, government, nature )

Cal
- 17 days ago - thenation.com
How a US government loan enabled an environmentally destructive project plagued by lethal landslide, police repression and civil unrest
 

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