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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
- 112 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.
Stand With Vermont Against Monsanto Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: vermont gmos )

Ashley
- 39 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Vermont is a little state that is taking on the titan Monsanto. Monsanto is suing Vermont for telling them where they can shove their G.M.O.'s. (Genetically modified organisms, often used in foods).
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
- 315 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.
Arkansas Gay Marriage Ban Struck Down
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Arkansas Gay Marriage Ban Struck Down )

Ashley
- 73 days ago - latimes.com
Arkansas gay marriage ban was struck down. The judge did not issue a stay. This means gay couples can IMMEDIATELY start getting married down there. The Governor is going to try to appeal.The South's gay marriage bans are falling like dominoes. ^_^
STILL TIME! Please Put Your 2 Cents In Have Until Friday July 18th - DON'T LOOSE THE INTERNET
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: FCC, Net Neutrality, slow lane, Corporations, Petition )

Dandelion
- 6 days ago - act.boldprogressives.org
You won't believe what happened yesterday. So many people submitted comments to the FCC about Net Neutrality -- we crashed their servers! The problem was so severe they extended the deadline for comments until Friday at midnight. Still time please do!
First Amendment Only Applies to Christians? Tell the Alabama Chief Justice to Resign PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Christians, Judge, society, safety, law, americans, culture, ethics, government, humans, interesting, news, rights, politics, sadness, republicans, propaganda, dishonesty, abuse )

Robert
- 77 days ago - leftaction.com
Chief Justice Roy Moore of the Alabama Supreme Court declared that the First Amendment only applies to Christians because "Buddha didn't create us, Mohammed didn't create us, it was the God of the Holy Scriptures" who created us.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the Koch Brothers to Come Out of the Shadows!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: KochBrothers, politics, secrevcy, transparency, usa )

Cal
- 66 days ago - change.org
The Koch Brothers have always been shrouded in secrecy -- their labyrinth of organizations spending hundreds of millions of dollars from the shadows to benefit candidates who deny basic science and push legislation that enables climate change.
Minimum Wage Increase Desperately Needed In PA! PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, politics, pennsylvania, minimum wage, law, law makers, liveable wage )

Valerie
- 49 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The minimum wage in Pennsylvania has been sitting stagnant at $7.25 for years. Amidst all the talk of raising federal minimum wage, only 10 states are currently set to raise their minimum wage over the next two years. $7.25 an hour is not a "liveable" wag
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
- 255 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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! BOYCOTT KOCH BROTHERS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Koch Brothers, exreme politics, oil companies, environment, abuse, ethics, politics, usa )

Cal
- 242 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The billionaire Koch brothers, Charles and David, have bankrolled some of the most egregious anti-environmental efforts of the last decade. Their huge campaign donations have tilted the energy conversation away from smart energy use and alternative sourc
Tell the Senate: Pass the Bill to Reverse Supreme Court's Birth Control Ruling
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petitions, Supreme Court, bills, Congress, birth control )

Freya
- 13 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
Last week's Supreme Court decision gutting access to birth control was devastating -- but the good news is that something can be done.
**PLEASE SIGN** Support the American Anti-Corruption Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, Campaign Finance, Lobbying Influence )

Alan
- 112 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Stop Bribery End Secret Money Empower Voters The aim of the American Anti-Corruption Act is to do all three of the above in a completely bipartisan manner.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Members of Congress: Pass the Government By The People Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CITIZENS UNITED, Citizens United Decision, Govenrment by the Poeple act, politics, obama, propaganda, government, dishonesty, corruption, americans, usa, ethics, congress )

Cal
- 107 days ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
The Government By the People Act increases the power of the small contributions that ordinary citizens can afford to give, providing incentives for congressional candidates to reach out to average constituents, not just dial for dollars from wealthy donor
Unpublished JFK Tapes Released 50 Years After Assassination
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: John F Kennedy, recordings, tape, National Geographic, Kennedy Archives, We Knew JFK, 50 years ago, friends of Kennedy )

Dandelion
- 243 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
For the first time in the 50 years since their making, recordings of John F. Kennedy's friends talking about him after his death have been published in a public radio show called "We Knew JFK: Unheard Stories From the Kennedy Archives."
Stand Up For Native Children! ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: indigenous children, Native American, usa, human rights, government )

Nancy
- 40 days ago - signforgood.com
There's just no way around it: the federal government has failed our American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian children. That's why it's high time we took action to better protect and support Native children in this country.
 

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