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Israeli Travelers Restricted By Cruise Line
Society & Culture  (tags: Israeli tourists, Tunisia, discrimination, cruising, religion )

- 1255 days ago -
B'nai Brith Canada has learned from Canadian Jewish tourists aboard a Norwegian Jade cruise ship that Israeli tourists have been denied the right to disembark when the ship dropped anchor at the Port of Tunis, Tunisia. As passengers began
Please Sign: No More Jail Time for Marissa Alexander!
Society & Culture  (tags: Marissa Alexander, Angela Corey, Florida, Stand Your Ground, Warning Shot, Presumption of Innocence, triple sentence considered by prosecutio, domestic abuse, women's rights, discrimination, violence )

- 1266 days ago -
After all that domestic abuse victim Marissa Alexander has been through, Florida state prosecutor Angela Corey now wants to make her serve three consecutive sentences for firing a warning shot out of fear of her abusive husband. Vindictive and Cruel!
**PLEASE SIGN** Sign the ACLU Petition to Ask the DOJ to Investigate Religious Discrimination in Louisiana Public Schools
Society & Culture  (tags: education, religion, discrimination, louisiana )

- 1269 days ago -
The ACLU Petition is within striking distance of 60k signatures. Help them please.
The Shriver Report: Women On The Brink
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, culture, discrimination, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, law, media, politics, rights, society, violence, women )

- 1317 days ago -
A Woman's Nation has released its third in a series of Shriver Reports, A Woman's Nation Pushes Back from the Brink, in partnership with the Center for American Progress.
Thank the Senators Who Voted YES on ENDA ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, ENDA, discrimination, work, protection, environment )

- 1385 days ago -
After two decades of campaigning, the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) has finally passed through the Senate for the first time in history.
Obtain Equal Benefits For All LGBT Soldiers in the National Guard ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, gayrights, discrimination, rights, equal benefits )

- 1432 days ago -
The Department of Justice and the Department of Defense have enacted directives to ensure equal health, housing, tax and death benefits to same-sex spouses in the National Guard. But Texas, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Louisiana are attempting to put
End Genetic Discrimination in Canada ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, discrimination, genetics, protection, Canada, rights )

- 1437 days ago -
Genetic discrimination, the unfair treatment of individuals because of perceived differences in genetic makeup, is still an ongoing reality in Canada.
Rape Culture At Work: Five Examples Of How Employers Turn Women Into Sex Objects
Society & Culture  (tags: women, society, culture, discrimination, abuse, ethics, rights, freedoms, law )

- 1461 days ago -
It's no secret that women face a disproportionate amount of discrimination in the workplace. One-third of women say they have been subject to some type of workplace discrimination at some point in their careers --
Demand Starbucks Fire Employees Who Discriminate Against Deaf Customer
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, rights, society, discrimination )

- 1490 days ago -
Some Starbucks customers, alleging discrimination against deaf patrons in two NY stores, recently filed suit against the chain. These complaints ranged from incidents of bullying to outright ejections from the stores, and demand immediate action. Pls sign
Elminate the R-Word! Pledge to Support People With Intellectual Disabilities ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, discrimination, protection )

- 1492 days ago -
The r-word - "retarded" - is still used colloquially in America by people unaware of its harmful effects on those with real disabilities. Pledge to stand with R-Word and let's bring an end to this derogatory word!
Tell the Senate: It's Time to End Employment Discrimination ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, environment, protection, discrimination )

- 1496 days ago -
It's time for equality everywhere - and that includes the workplace. A key Senate committee just passed the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) and now, the full Senate has a historic opportunity to tackle this issue once and for all
Tell the Senate: It's Time to End Employment Discrimination ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection, discrimination, employment, gayrights, environment )

- 1500 days ago -
In 29 states there's no state law to protect lesbian, gay, and bisexual employees from being fired - and 33 states lack state laws protecting transgender people. That's right, 33 states.
End Discrimination Against Transgender Youth in California Schools ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, youth, transgender, discrimination, protection, rights, environment )

- 1500 days ago -
Governor Brown has the opportunity to sign into law the School Success and Opportunity Act, Assembly Bill 1266, which would improve the education experiences of transgender youth. Send a letter to Governor Brown now voicing your support.
Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries: Stop Telling Teens They Aren't Beautiful; Make Clothes for Teens of All Sizes!
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, society, women, fashion, discrimination )

- 1560 days ago -
Please join me in this fight by adding your name to this petition and asking Abercrombie and Fitch to embrace the beauty in all sizes by offering XL and XXL sizes for women and men!
Jim DeMint: Own Up to Racist Report! ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, corruption, heritage foundation, discrimination, ethics )

- 1564 days ago -
Jim DeMint, the President of the Heritage Foundation, must resign immediately and take responsibility for producing a report authored by a white supremacist that perpetuates ugly and false stereotypes about immigrants and their families.

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