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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
- 25 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
- 30 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
- 52 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
- 55 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
- 56 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
- 67 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
- 69 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
- 108 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
- 126 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
- 138 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
Tell Congress: Protect Workers' Right To Organize
Society & Culture  (tags: Workers Rights, Petition, National Labor Relations Act, Unions, grievances )

Dandelion
- 148 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Currently, if workers R discriminated against 4 trying 2 form a union, they have very limited legal options under the National Labor Relations Act. Workers can file grievances, the slow process leaves to many without pay doesn't hold employers accountable
Give Moral Support to the Gaza-Israel Ceasefire ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Gaza, Israel, petition, ceasefire, politics, government, freedoms, world, violence )

Carrie
- 153 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Horrific Bloodshed Has To Stop. We can only hope and pray that the horrific bloodletting all over the Middle East and around the world will someday truly end. Unfortunately, I fear that humanity will not achieve any permanent peace without the...
Flush Rush - Limbaugh That Is - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Flush Rush, Rush Limbaugh, petition, racist, sexist, bigot, public airways )

Dandelion
- 154 days ago - change.org
For decades Rush Limbaugh has been promoting blatant racism, sexism, and anti-gay bigotry on our public airways. In this petition, we are telling Limbaugh sponsors and advertisers, we will not buy products/services that support his hate.
Wolf PAC Supports Constitutional Amendment - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Wolf PAC, Constitutional Amendment, Corporations are not people, petition )

Dandelion
- 157 days ago - wolf-pac.com
I support a Constitutional amendment saying that corporations are not people and they do not have the right to spend money to buy our politicians.
Stop Militarizing the Police! - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Petition, militarization of police, USA, police force )

Dandelion
- 165 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Images of a police force in full military gear armed with assault rifles is a wake-up call for America. It is time to put a stop to the militarization of policing in the United States.
 

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