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In California, a Champion for Police Cameras
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, california, crime, culture, death, education, ethics, government, law, media, police, politics, safety, society, violence )

Kit
- 130 days ago - nytimes.com
Sgt. Chris Hice of the Rialto Police Department wearing a camera mounted on his sunglasses.
Condemn Mistreatment of Prisoners on Hunger Strike - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: prisoners, hungerstrike, California, GovernorJerryBrown, non-violence, racism )

BMutiny
- 350 days ago - forcechange.com
all of the fourteen inmates currently undergoing this special punishment had signed a prisoner-issued document titled the" Agreement to End Hostilities Among Racial Groups." This document urges Peaceful Resolution of conflicts and Non-violence. DANGEROUS!
Justice for Wrongly Sterilized Women in California ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, protection, women, California, sterilized )

Cher Away
- 357 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign the petition to urge legislators to investigate these sterilizations and prevent any more women from being wrongly sterilized.
Take Action: Honor the Pelican Bay SHU Prisoners' Demands
Society & Culture  (tags: California, CDCR, prison, solitary confinement, hunger strikes, constitutional rights )

Angelika
- 407 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Pelican Bay prisoners have organized to combat cruel conditions of confinement, and have launched two hunger strikes thus far to raise attention to their demands. Tell the CDCR : Honor the demands of the prisoners in the Pelican Bay Security Housing Unit
Oppose Gas Chamber Executions in California! - TAKE ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: California, death penalty, gas chambers, CDAA, law, Bill SB779 )

Angelika
- 446 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
The California District Attorneys Association and Senator Joel Anderson of San Diego have introduced a bill to bring back executions by gas chamber.
Tell Walmart: Listen to Warehouse Whistleblowers - ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: Walmart, contractors, warehouses, workers right, suppression, whistleblowers, california, Labor Commission, abuse )

Angelika
- 513 days ago - takeaction.walmartwatch.org
The company is denying it did anything wrong and appealing the state's ruling. In the meantime the company is pressuring us to drop our complaints and we don't know if we will be fired. Walmart has done nothing.
Rebuking Call to Arms, California Teachers Choose Firearm Divestment
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, california, children, culture, education, ethics, family, freedoms, politics, safety, society, Teachers )

Kit
- 548 days ago - commondreams.org
Pension group voted unanimously in response to Sandy Hook school shooting. This very large pension will no longer be investing in the manufacture of fire arms.
Walking Out on Wal-Mart
Society & Culture  (tags: wal-mart, strike, California, Illinois, Warehouse Workers For Justice, United Electrical Workers, rights, safety, health, activists, organize, protest, boycott Walmart )

Brian
- 660 days ago - socialistworker.org
Workers at Wal-Mart warehouses in southern California and Illinois are on strike for the respect that they deserve from the giant corporate retailer.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Government Abuse of Disabled Children in California ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, children disabled children, california, entitlments, protection, welfare )

Simone
- 1284 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Taxpayers are getting ripped off, and children are being abused: Billions of federal, state and local tax dollars are annually given to three governmental agencies in California (California Children's Services or CCS; Regional Center, and local school
Support Proposition 19: Regulate, Tax and Control Marijuana in California ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, marijuana, California, government )

Cher Away
- 1358 days ago - change.org
Today, hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars are wasted enforcing the failed prohibition of marijuana (also known as cannabis.) Currently, marijuana is easier for kids to get than alcohol. Prohibition has created a violent criminal market run by
Judge Gives Green Light for Same-Sex Marriage in California
Society & Culture  (tags: same-sex, marriage, California, gay rights, US, Supreme Court )

Nancy
- 1430 days ago - edition.cnn.com
A federal judge ruled on Thursday to allow same-sex couples to marry in California, starting on August 18, handing another victory to supporters of gay rights in a case that both sides have said is likely to end up in the U.S. Supreme Court.
Tell California to Pass a Domestic Workers Bill of Rights ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, domestic workers, California, protection )

Cher Away
- 1495 days ago - change.org
Domestic workers, who are usually women, immigrants, or trafficking victims, find themselves vulnerable to labor exploitation because they are not protected by the National Labor Relations Act or the Occupational Safety and Health Act.
Demand the Revision, Strengthening, and Implementation of California's Sex-Offender Laws NOW ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, sex offenders, laws, California, protection )

Cher Away
- 1589 days ago - change.org
California's current laws governing sex-offenders fail to protect Californians. The laws are not as affective as they set out to be, in some cases not fully implemented/enforced. It is time that Californians unite together to create one central, strong
Animal Abuser Online Registry Is Proposed in California
Society & Culture  (tags: animal abusers registry, listing, animal protection, laws, legalisation, california )

Simone
- 1600 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Animal abusers may soon be on same level as sex offenders by getting listed in an online registry, complete with their addresses and where they are employed, if one California senator has his way. Friday, state Sen. Dean Florez (D) announced a bill for
Oh Gross! Bubblegum Alley, San Luis Obispo, California
Society & Culture  (tags: USA, California, Bubblegum Alley, San Luis Obispo, bubblegum walls )

K. A.
- 1792 days ago - sandiegoreader.com
I wasn't sure whether to be grossed out by the sight of so much used chewing gum or amazed that so many people had contributed to this representation of public art. Just chew and apply!
 

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