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Petition - Trump Is Trying to Gut Access to Birth Control
Health & Wellness  (tags: Birth Control, Affordable Care Act, planned parenthood, health care, accessibility, discrimination, benefits, Human Rights, abortion rights, right to choose, risks, safety, treatment, politics )

Kalliope
- 28 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The misogynist in chief has struck again. Donald Trump's Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) just gutted the Affordable Care Act's (ACA) birth control benefit.
Oppose HR 620, Which Guts the Americans With Disabilities Act
Health & Wellness  (tags: civil rights, human rights, disabilities, bills, Congress, petitions )

Freya
- 60 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A harmful new bill in the House of Representatives, the so-called ADA Education and Reform Act of 2017 (H.R. 620), is gaining steam. It will be debated in the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday morning and may go to House floor for a vote soon.
A Living Wage - A Human Right for All
Health & Wellness  (tags: minimum wage, living wage, human rights, poverty, lack of time )

Dandelion
- 178 days ago - commondreams.org
Poverty is such a challenge; a citizen working two or three jobs just to put food on the table does not have much time or energy left over for civic engagement and the exercise of the franchise. The problem is not sloth, or lack of diligence.
How to Call Your Reps When You Have Social Anxiety
Health & Wellness  (tags: phone, social anxiety, human rights, dangerous policies, advocate, representatives )

Dandelion
- 295 days ago - echothroughthefog.cordeliadillon.com
Theres a LOT going on in the U.S. right now. Many peoples rights and safety are at risk. You probably heard that one of the most effective ways to advocate for issues you care about or stand up against dangerous policies and appointments is to call reps
Texas Abortion Providers Receive Threats From Rabid Anti-Abortionists Who Spy on Them
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, abortion, clinics, anti-choice, Texas, harassment, human rights )

Freya
- 322 days ago - alternet.org
Clinic employees caught protesters slashing tires and taking pictures of their license plates.
No More Deaths
Health & Wellness  (tags: No more deaths, Mexican US border, migrants, desert, human rights, Unitarian Universalist )

Dandelion
- 409 days ago - forms.nomoredeaths.org
No More Deaths is a ministry of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Tucson dedicated to stepping up efforts to stop the deaths of migrants in the desert. A people of conscience working openly and in community to uphold fundamental human rights.
5 Things You Need to Know About Slavery in the Americas
Health & Wellness  (tags: Brazil South America, United States, Haiti, Equality & human rights, Human rights, Economy )

Jess
- 530 days ago - telesurtv.net
More than 300 years of slavery in the Americas killed millions yet was resisted by many across the continents before it was completely abolished by 1888
Gov McCrory, Protect Family Values - Stop Allowing State Agents to Rip Families Apart Due to Medical Ignorance
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, disease, health, medicine, research, safety, protection, abuse, babies, family, family values, keeping families together, North Carolina, McCrory, human rights )

Susan
- 559 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Across the state, children and parents are being cruelly abused - unnecessarily torn apart - by state agents who refuse to learn about medical conditions they and their accomplices insist are evidence of child abuse.
We Are Not This - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: anti LGBT, governors, laws, petition, copycat bills, human rights )

Dandelion
- 580 days ago - action.aclu.org
Call on all governors considering anti-LGBT laws to do right by their states. Tell them to repeal anti-LGBT laws and stamp out any copycat bills moving through their legislatures.
Wake Co., NC, Return Child With Bone Disease to His Innocent Parents Now!
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ehlers-Danlos, Raleigh, NC, Wake County, Child Protective Services corruption, government, medical kidnapping, wrongful abuse claims, human rights, parents' rights )

Susan
- 608 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ehlers Danlos & vitamin D deficiency can cause infant fractures that are TOO often blamed on parents. A Raleigh mom still is not allowed to see her baby because of CPS ignorance & refusal to accept expert diagnoses. Tell them to give Micah back to mom!
Give Women the Right to Control Their Own Bodies
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, women's rights, women's health, human rights, abortion, safety, injustice, inequality, protection, suicide prevention, health, ethics, humans )

Diana
- 716 days ago - forcechange.com
Women face life sentences for seeking out an abortion in Northern Ireland, forcing them to travel long distances which puts their health and safety at risk. Demand that Northern Ireland reconsider its strict ban on abortion.
One Year After Shelling Gaza's Hospitals, Israel Starves Them of Power
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, Human Rights, Israel, Gaza, electricity, humans, health, risks, safety, treatment, abuse, ethics, news, healthcare )

Carrie
- 830 days ago - electronicintifada.net
The problems besetting this hospital illustrate how it has been under constant attack by one means or another for many years. In July 2014, it was shelled during Operation Protective Edge, Israel's 51-day bombardment of Gaza.
We Saw the Fire Eating the House
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, ethnic cleansing-racism, zionism-settlements, dispossession of PALESTINIANS, PRICE TAG, REVENGE KILLINGS, DEATH, CHILDREN'S RIGHTS, HUMAN RIGHTS, ICC, Israel impunity, justice, settler violence-attacks on Palestinians )

Jess
- 837 days ago - donkeysaddle.wordpress.com
Israeli settlers had poured flammable liquid into the window of the home in which I now stood, and then tossed molotov cocktails inside.
Will Female Genital Mutilation End in Egypt in 15 Years?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Egypt, women's rights, GBV, Female Genital Mutilation, FGM, risks, women, Human Rights, tradition, culture, Amel Fahmy, HarassMap )

Evelyn
- 848 days ago - egyptindependent.com
The issue that has not been addressed yet in these programs is womenâEUR(TM)s sexual rights & freedoms. Fahmy considers FGM could be due to cultural, social or even religious beliefs, but it is still an issue of control. (NB Christians & Muslims practice FGM)
Vienna Sees Protest Against Israeli Brutality Against Palestinian Children .
Health & Wellness  (tags: human rights, Vienna, Austria, protest, U.N., VIGIL, Israel brutality agianst Palestinian chi, world, occupation, end all U.S. AID TO ISRAEL, Gaza assault 2015, Palestinian children, abuses-torture, news, treatment, safety, risks, warning )

Jess
- 887 days ago - middleeastmonitor.com
Scores of human rights activists held a vigil outside the United Nations headquarters in the Austrian capital, Vienna, yesterday in protest against the Israeli army's brutal and inhuman treatment of Palestinian children
 

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