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Legalize Feeding the Homeless PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection )

Anna
- 7 days ago - forcechange.com
Repeal law requiring a costly permit and insurance to give food to people who are homeless.
Poverty and Inequality Need Real, Serious Solutions PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection, inequality, poverty )

Anna
- 16 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Recently, the President's Advisory Council for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships presented a report on the vital work needed to combat poverty and inequality across the US.
Kellogg's, Nestle, Unilever: NO to Child Labor for Palm Oil! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, children, protection )

Anna
- 19 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Instead of going to school, many children are forced to work on the oil palm plantations of the Wilmar Group and affiliated companies. According to Amnesty International, child labor taints the palm oil used by numerous household brands:
Hanukkah Lights 2016
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, religion, Hanukkah, rights, usa, culture )

Cal
- 23 days ago - npr.org
Hanukkah commemorates the rededication by the Maccabees of the Temple in Jerusalem. It honors the lighting of the menorah, a representation of the spiritual strength of the Jewish people
OUTRAGEOUS! California Agency Accused of Targeting Homeless People
Society & Culture  (tags: THE HOMELESS, government, ethics, culture, news, politics, rights, sadness, society )

Cal
- 24 days ago - truth-out.org
Across the nation, plunging temperatures are making many Americans huddle under blankets with the heater on full blast. One group doesn't have that luxury, though: the homeless community.
Urge President Obama to Make Human Rights a Priority Before He Leaves Office PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights )

Anna
- 25 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
President Obama has an ever narrowing window of opportunity to correct some of the shocking human rights abuses which are currently happening in the US.
Stop Deporting Child Victims of Human Trafficking PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, rights, protection )

Anna
- 28 days ago - forcechange.com
Do more to protect vulnerable women and children who are trafficked into the U.K. from Vietnam.
North Dakota Supreme Court: Dismiss the Charges Faced By Peaceful Protestors at Standing Rock PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection )

Anna
- 30 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
We welcome and are thankful for letters and petition signatures from everyone.
Cancel the Sentence Against the Journalist PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, journalism, diamond industry )

Anna
- 37 days ago - change.org
We demand the Angolan president to cancel the sentence against Mr. Rafael Marques de Morais, sentenced for revealing the inconvenient truth of diamond industry in Angola
TAKE ACTION NOW! FREE Leonard Peltier!
Society & Culture  (tags: Leonard peltier, justice, AIM, Native american rights, government, freedoms, culture, ethics, politics, society, rights )

Cal
- 37 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
Given that all legal remedies have been exhausted and that Peltier has spent 40 years in prison and is in poor health, please write to President Obama to grant clemency on humanitarian grounds and in the interests of justice
Use Your Voice to Support the World's Forgotten Refugees PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection, refugees )

Anna
- 38 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Over 65 million. That staggering figure is how many fellow human beings have been forced from their homes by war or persecution. ItâEUR(TM)s the highest number of displaced people ever recorded. More than half are children.
End Child Labor PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, rights, labor, exploitation )

Anna
- 38 days ago - forcechange.com
End the exploitation of child labor in BangladeshâEUR(TM)s poorest neighborhoods.
End Violent Ethnic Cleansing PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, ethnic cleansing )

Anna
- 45 days ago - forcechange.com
Admit that human rights atrocities in South Sudan are occurring and take action to end them.
Stop the Violence Against Peaceful Water Protectors PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, violence )

Anna
- 79 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
The First Amendment is under attack in North Dakota at the #noDAPL Dakota Access Pipeline protest. Last week, police and private security forces escalated their attacks on peaceful Native Americans and their allies protesting at pipeline construction
Justice for Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters Abused By Law Enforcement PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection, environment )

Anna
- 83 days ago - forcechange.com
Open an investigation into reports of law enforcement mistreating protesters and journalists involved in the Standing Rock protests.
 

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