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Petition : Against Child Slavery
Society & Culture  (tags: Child slavery, children, petition, Child Labor, Human Rights, kids rights )

Christine
- 8 days ago - endchildslaveryweek.org
Do you think slavery is a myth, a historical concept to be Googled and read about on Wikipedia? You may actually be shocked at the search results. - ........Please sign....Thank you !
Petition - End Employment Discrimination Against Mr. Eledge and Future Faculty
Society & Culture  (tags: employment discrimination, gay teacher, exemplary educator, Skutt Catholic, Omaha, Nebraska, petition )

Judy
- 15 days ago - change.org
In December 2014, Matt and his partner, Elliot Dougherty, made the decision to get engaged. He went to the administration to let them know, and they told him he would not be invited to teach next year. Furthermore, if he told students, he would be fired.
Gov. Rick Scott Stop Punishing State Employees For Saying Climate Change - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Gov Rick Scott, end censorship ban on climate change, petition, silenced, Florida, State employee )

Dandelion
- 34 days ago - leftaction.com
Climate change denial has taken on a whole new level. One Florida state employee was even forced to take a leave of absence and get a mental health evaluation after using the term. Gov. Scott End the ban and stop censoring climate change discussion.
Communications Workers of America - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Communications Workers of America, TAA Act of 2015, Congress S 568, petition, off shored jobs )

Dandelion
- 36 days ago - action.cwa-union.org
Congress must pass S. 568, the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) Act of 2015. This is common-sense legislation that protects any worker whose job has been offshored to another country, regardless of whether or not we have a trade agreement with them.
Mr. President, Please Take a Public Stand for Our Earned Benefits
Society & Culture  (tags: Social Security, earned benefits, President Obama, cuts, protect, petition )

Dandelion
- 83 days ago - advocacy.ncpssm.org
threats to my earned benefits are at an all-time high in Washington. ThatâEUR(TM)s why we need you and other elected officials in Washington to take a strong public stand for protecting the benefits that weâEUR(TM)ve paid into during our entire working lives
Georgia Teacher Fired For Protesting Michael Brown Shooting - Tell School District to Reinstate Her
Society & Culture  (tags: Georgia, Fulton County School District, Maryam Shakir, teacher, firing, protest, Michael Brown shooting, Darren Wilson, non-indictment, free speech rights, reinstatement, petition )

LucyKalei
- 111 days ago - act.watchdog.net
Maryam Shakir arranged for a substitute to cover her class, & took part in walk-out denouncing non-indictment of Darren Wilson in Michael Brown's death. Georgia teachers don't have collective bargaining rights, so she can't contest her firing. But we can!
The NSA Is Coming To Town - Petition   video
Society & Culture  (tags: NSA, Petition, NSA Is Coming To Town )

Dandelion
- 116 days ago - youtube.com
You better watch out, You better not Skype, You better log out, Yeah you better not type, The NSA is coming to town. You're making a list, They're checking it twice; They're watching almost every electronic device, The NSA is coming to town.
Give Homeless Group Shelter
Society & Culture  (tags: san jose, the jungle, homeless, people, shelter, help, petition, safety, society )

Scooby
- 138 days ago - forcechange.com
A homeless camp in San Jose known as "The Jungle" is being dismantled after housing hundreds for over a decade. At the edge of Silicon Valley, mere miles from the headquarters of the wealthiest tech companies in the U.S., police, construction workers
Justice For Michael Brown - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Justice, Michael Brown, Eric Holder, Officer Darren Wilson, petition, 1st Amendment rights, protest )

Dandelion
- 140 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Enough is enough. Join us in demanding the Department of Justice brings federal criminal charges against Officer Darren Wilson and defends our 1st Amendment rights to protest until Michael Brown's killer is brought to justice.
To Allow Native Americans to Use Their Native Names on Their Profiles.
Society & Culture  (tags: native americans, face book, profile, names, culture, petition )

Scooby
- 142 days ago - change.org
Many Native Americans are being forced to have their Legal Native American names removed and are being forced to use fake names because their real names were not acceptible to be used.
Breaking News: Political Prisoner Albert Woodfox The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Upheld The Overturning of His Conviction
Society & Culture  (tags: Albert Woodfox, conviction overturned, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, petition, Amnesty International )

Dandelion
- 153 days ago - sfbayview.com
Although an unanimous decision by a three-judge panel; Albert may remain in prison - and in solitary confinement - for months or even years before his four-decade ordeal is over. This man should be immediately released please add your voice behind this.
End LGBTQ Fear Mongering By The Duggars
Society & Culture  (tags: The Duggars, LGBTQ, discrimination, fear mongering, petition )

Dandelion
- 155 days ago - change.org
The Duggars have been using their fame to promote discrimination, hate, and fear-mongering against gays and transgendered people. You need to take a stand on the side of justice and cancel their show.
Stop Columbus Day From Being Recognized as a National Holiday
Society & Culture  (tags: Columbus Day, petition, remove as National Holiday, slavery, torture, rape, pillage, horror )

Dandelion
- 194 days ago - forcechange.com
The United States government has the responsibility to recognize that celebrating Columbus day is an act of injustice that upholds a juvenile fairy tale and is in no way worthy of celebration.
Sign the Petition: Make Sentencing Smarter ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, prison sentences, law, petition, non violent crimes, ethics, freedoms, dishonesty, society, sadness, news, rights, politics )

Carrie
- 212 days ago - dailykos.com
The hallmark of a legitimate justice system is fairness. Today in America, thousands upon thousands of people are serving decades-long prison sentences for non-violent crimes. Their lives are being needlessly thrown away and billions of taxpayer dollars
Free Leonard Peltier: Contact The President to Grant Leonard Peltier Clemency - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Leonard Peltier, Pine Ridge Reservation, Clemency, petition, 10th Circuit Court )

Dandelion
- 224 days ago - change.org
November 2003, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals acknowledged that "Much of the govt's behavior at the Pine Ridge Reservation and its prosecution of Mr. Peltier is to be condemned. The govt. withheld evidence. It intimidated witnesses. Facts not disputed
 

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