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END THE ENSLAVEMENT OF MILLIONS OF INDIAN CHILDREN PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: slave labor, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, ethics, crime, government, interesting, humans, news, politics, society, violence, society, child, law )

Robert
- 1102 days ago - e-activist.com
Children as young as 5 years-old are kept from school, forced to work 7 days a week for up to 18 hours a day and end up with crippling injuries, respiratory disorders and chronic pain.
Take Action: Release the Senate Intelligence Committee's Report on CIA Torture
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, ethics, government, humanrights, world, usa, violence, society, politics, conflict, crime, abuse, americans, congress, u.s., lies, cover-up )

JL
- 1203 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
The report, which is currently classified, is believed to describe shocking acts of torture and to explain how the use of torture was approved. Further, it is said to show that torture had a long-term negative effect on our security. These are the facts
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand With Edward Snowden
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ed Snowden, world, politics, usa, russia, NSA, domestic secrets, surveillance programs, whistleblowing, conflict, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, Ed Snowden, obama, news, government, ethics )

Cal
- 1268 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
If millions of us stand with Edward in the next 48 hours, it will send a powerful statement that he should be treated like the brave whistleblower that he is, and it should be PRISM, and not Edward, that the US cracks down on.
Stop Torture for Profit in Israel : Take Action
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', palestine, israel, middle-east )

Abdessala
- 1279 days ago - avaaz.org
British security company G4S works for Israel all over illegal Jewish settlements in the West Bank It is profiting off of Palestinian oppression --
Take Action: Close Guantanamo Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, government, humanrights, politics, society, world, usa, abuse, americans, corruption )

JL
- 1355 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
Guantanamo detainees have been on a hunger strike for several weeks to protest their conditions and indefinite detention. Dozens of the prisoners at Guantanamo continue to be held despite having been cleared for release.
Oppose An Online Environment That Lets Big Media Conglomerates Invade My Privacy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: internet, government, trade, representatives, scheming, closed doorsnews, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', terminate )

Reggie
- 1624 days ago - stopthetrap.net
Tell national leaders and trade representatives negotiating the TPP in secret that we won't let them ambush us with a hidden agenda to let corporations censor our internet, and gain more power over our lives.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Repeal Intolerant Gay Marriage Ban in North Carolina
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gay rights, North Carolina ban on gay marriage, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', society, news, government, ethics, usa, news, ethics, media, SupremeCourt )

Cal
- 1672 days ago - forcechange.com
This state's constitutional amendment is a giant step backwards for marriage equality, and basic human rights. Sign this petition to ask the Supreme Court to repeal this unjust infringement on gay rights.
HUG ME GOVERNOR BILL HASLAM. Tell Tennessee Governor That Hand Holding, Hugging and Cuddling Is Not A Crime. SIGN NOW!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Tennessee, politics, freedoms, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', sex education, women, gayrights, hand-holding, hugging, cuddling, kissing, girls, schools, Senate Bill 3310 )

Jim
- 1682 days ago - forcechange.com
Tennessee has battled with high teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infection rates for decades, despite its abstinence-based sex education. The old-world and outdated attitude that teenagers will restrain from sexual intercourse if denied education
Urge California Legislators to Stand Up for Replacing the Death Penalty in California! ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, death sentence, rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', California )

Nancy
- 1795 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
"I don't think it is working. It's not effective. We know that." That's how the death penalty was described just days ago by the leader of California's criminal justice system, Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye of the state Supreme Court -- a conservativ
America's Native Prisoners of War & Terrorism They Were Exposed Too!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NATIVE AMERICAN'S, government, TERRORISM, dishonesty, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', violence, politics )

Barbara
- 1839 days ago - manataka.org
Aaron Huey's effort to photograph poverty in America led him to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, where the struggle of the native Lakota people -- appalling, and largely ignored -- compelled him to refocus. Five years of work later, his haunting photos
NOT IN MY NAME - THE DEATH PENALTY MUST BE ABOLISHED ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, death sentence, Troy Davis, rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', death penalty )

Nancy
- 1896 days ago - change.org
The state of Georgia shamefully executed Troy Davis on September 21, 2011 despite serious doubts about his guilt. But Not In My Name. While a majority of the world - more than 65% of all countries - has abolished the death penalty in law or practice...
TAKE ACTION: Pledge To Fight The Death Penalty
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, death sentence, Troy Davis, rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Nancy
- 1901 days ago - act.demandprogress.org
In America, policymakers only seem to take action when something terrible has happened. Well, something terrible happened this week: Troy Davis, whose guilt was never proved, was executed in Georgia. Thankfully, Davis's execution is renewing calls to
Keep Fighting to Save Troy Davis ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, death sentence, Troy Davis, rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Nancy
- 1905 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
I'm fighting as long as I can.
Stop the September 21st Execution of Troy Davis! ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, death sentence, Troy Davis, rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Nancy
- 1906 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
Georgia's State Board of Pardons and Paroles has recently rejected Troy Davis' clemency petition. Davis continues to face execution on Wed., Sept. 21 at 7 pm EDT.
 

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