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US Politics & Gov't

GOP Proven 100% Wrong About Food Stamps
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, hunger, americans, SNAP, child, family, ethics, culture, dishonesty, freedoms, government, GoodNews, goodnews, health, law, rights, sadness, safety, society, women, usa, lies, media, congress, propaganda, republicans )

JL
- 134 days ago - alternet.org
Actual research shows SNAP program promotes self-sufficiency, not a culture of dependence.
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
- 138 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.
Demand An End to Child Labor PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: society, safety, child, children, sadness, rights, politics, news, law, humans, interesting, health, government, freedoms, ethics, death, dishonesty, americans, congress, economy, propaganda )

Robert
- 152 days ago - activism.thenation.com
oin The Nation in calling for an end to child labor in agriculture. Contact your representatives and demand they fight to bring the CARE Act up for a vote.
TAKE ACTION: Ban Solitary Confinement for Prisoners Under 18 - ForceChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, freedoms, abuse, child, children, law, politics, health )

Beverly
- 218 days ago - forcechange.com
Placing children in solitary confinement is wrong, and must be banned in the United States.
Video:DreamsNotDebt - Help Stop the Student Interest Rate Hike   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: education, corruption, children, culture, ethics, child, americans, freedoms, family, rights, sadness, safety, usa, corruption, congress, lies )

JL
- 322 days ago - youtube.com
The weather isn't the only thing getting hot for summertime; the battle for college affordability is heating up and Young Invincibles wants to make sure Congress listens to our generation's voice.
Moms Rock: Video:Why Budget and Tax Issues Are Women's Issues - Part 1   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, children, women, society, politics, rights, sadness, safety, usa, law, family, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms, education, child, congress, cover-up, government, economy, propaganda, media )

JL
- 340 days ago - youtube.com
Special budget brief in partnership with the National Women's Law Center about the effect federal budget decisions have on women.
This Week in Poverty: Ignoring Homeless Families
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, dishonesty, cover-up, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, housing, usa, politics, u.s., child, children, family, ethics, rights, sadness, safety, women )

JL
- 361 days ago - thenation.com
More than one-third of Americans who use shelters annually are parents and their children. In 2011, that added up to more than 500,000 people. According to Joe Volk, CEO of Community Advocates in Milwaukee, prevalent family homelessness is no accident.
Reducing Gun Violence in the United States
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, crime, obama, politics, stop gun violence, students, child, children, violence, usa, candidates, socialsecurity )

Bettina
- 369 days ago - whitehouse.gov
Now is the time to do something about gun violence Congress might be on track to pass legislation aimed at reducing gun violence in the United States We want to make sure that your voices are impossible to ignore.
What Federal Budget Sequestration Will Mean for Child Care and Head Start
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, child, children, culture, ethics, fashion, freedoms, law, rights, politics, sadness, safety, society, women, congress, economy, dishonesty, propaganda, lies, usa, republicans )

JL
- 432 days ago - nwlc.org
These cuts will affect a broad range of programs that are vital to women and their families. Two of those programs are the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) and Head Start. Click on a state in the map below to see what the estimated impact
Free 14 Year Old Jordan Brown: Get the Facts / BRAND NEW ADVOCACY STARTS TODAY!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Jordan Brown, wrongful imprisonment, Constitution, citizens' rights, boy, child, children, Children's Hope and Voice, PA, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., police, prosecutor, judge, Superior Court, boy charged as adult, Life without possibility of parole )

Tonya
- 740 days ago - youtube.com
14 yr old Jordan Brown has been incarcerated for over 3 yrs. His adjudication hearing is scheduled for April 10, 2012. See related videos and other child advocacy efforts and organizations.
Republicans Block Child Nutrition Bill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Republicans, child, nutrition bill, school meals )

Anna
- 1233 days ago - news.yahoo.com
House Republicans have temporarily blocked legislation to feed school meals to thousands more hungry children.Republicans used a procedural maneuver Wednesday to try to amend the $4.5 billion bill, which would give more needy children the opportunity.....
OUTLAWING CHILD MARRIAGE VIOLATES SHARIAH LAW
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: LIES, abuse, rape, marriage, law, shariah law, health, children, child, government, society, culture, females, slaves, US )

Dr Kathi
- 1587 days ago - infidelsarecool.com
Under Shariah Law, slaves [including children, can be RAPED by their owner, under guise of marriage; excluding female slaves of wives, unless they give permission for their female slaves to be RAPED, then that is alright too.] RAPE is rape, period.
Native American Boy Fights Texas School Over Hair Cut
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, Human rights, Indigenous rights, Native American, religious rights, child, ethics, school, Texas )

Brigitte
- 1751 days ago - examiner.com
A Native American boy is fighting a Texas school district for the right to keep his long hair. A small rural school district in Fort Bend County Texas wants to force Adriel Arocha to cut his hair in compliance with the terms of the school district's dress
Sign Petition: Amend CAPTA to Better Protect At-Risk Children
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, child, abuse, neglect, CAPTA, society, safety, violence, law, government, humans, family, rights, crime, culture, americans )

Tom
- 1788 days ago - change.org
The Federal Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) (42 U.S.C.A.A. §5106g) serves as a national set of minimum requirements for, among other things, the definition of what constitutes abuse and neglect upon children.
'Serious Questions' for DFCS in Tot's Death
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: protective services, DFCS, abuse, child, caseworker, investigation, homicide, murder, fatal, charged, death, welfare, advocate, agency )

Kathleen
- 2109 days ago - ajc.com
Child advocate Tom Rawlings said his preliminary review of the death of 16-month-old Amiya Brown raised "serious questions" about the handling of the case by the Fulton County office of the state Division of Family and Children Services.
 

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