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SIGN MY PETITION! Government of Canada: Help First Nations Communities Grapple With High Youth Suicide Rates
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, cultural genocide, justice, high suicide rates, First Nations, Canada, human rights, government, ethics, crime, culture, world, society, children, education, dishonesty, activists )

Cal
- 72 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to a recent article from the Guardian suicide rates among First Nations youth are out of control, the product of deep poverty, official neglect and a hopelessness generated by severely overcrowded housing and unsanitary conditions
INSPIRING: She Invented a Coat to Help the Homeless In Brutal Winters, But Now It Has An Even Better Use
Society & Culture  (tags: inspirational stories, activism, making a difference, society, rights, politics, culture, activists )

Cal
- 218 days ago - rd.com
Veronika Scott's brilliant insulated overcoats double as sleeping bags. But they've also created new jobs and opportunities for some of the homeless people they were invented to help.
Petition : End Acid Sale - Make Love Not Scars
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, crime, dishonesty, violence, women, world, society, rights, law, government )

Monika
- 154 days ago - makelovenotscars.org
Come, sign the petition to join our cause. It is more urgent than ever before for our Government in India to ban over-the-counter sale of acid.
Save The Irish Fairyfolk Ringfort.
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, children, crime, culture, education, environment, ethics, family, government, humans, interesting, media, politics, rights, safety, society, world )

James
- 295 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tradition dictates that if you have a ringfort on your land, it is to be treated with respect, and not to be damaged, SAVE THE FORT and take your stand. Do not let them destroy an ancient site. We NEED YOUR voice.
TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL THE US CONGRESS: Suport Native American Suicide Prevention Act HR 1599
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, ethics, NATIVE AMERICANS, PROBLEMS, SUICIDES, ALCOHOLISM, government, society, health )

Cal
- 136 days ago - change.org
Young teens and adults on many reservations have no guidance on proper life skills due to a poverished environment. Adolescent children see abuse, drugs, alcohol and crime in multi-generations and are looking for a way out
TAKE ACTION NOW! Cancel Columbus Day - It's Time to Celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day Nationwide
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, Cikumbus Day, Indigneous Peoples day, exploitation, history, native rights, culture, americans )

Cal
- 261 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
For nearly 80 years this nation has celebrated Christopher Columbus with a federal holiday in his name. Far from discovering America, Columbus represents slavery, genocide, and a history of exploitation that it is time to stop honoring.
Little Ricky's New Puppy   video
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, GoodNews, interesting, animals, puppy, society, culture )

MmAway
- 253 days ago - youtu.be
This is just TOOOOOOO FUNNY! Maybe some of you will love it....Older!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand With Indigenous Women and Families to End Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: justice for indigneous women, indigenous women, Canada, politics, government, ethics, crime, culture, women, world, society, safety, violence, rights, police, law, education, children, news )

Cal
- 113 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Canadian government has listened to the voices of activists who have called for a national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. A public inquiry into this human rights tragedy has been called.
TAKE ACTION NOW! STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA: Free the Lakota Children and Stop Native American Cultural Genocide
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, education, destroying Native culture and education, cultural genocide abuse, government, society, news, dishonesty, ethics, rights )

Cal
- 314 days ago - lakotalaw.org
I urge President Obama to stop state kidnapping by South Dakota! The time has come to empower the Lakota tribes to have their own child and family service programs.
PETITION: Public Prosecutor Appeal This Ridiculously Sentence for Killing a Child
Society & Culture  (tags: child, death, crime, safety, society, violence, dishonesty, ethics, children, sadness, rights )

Monika
- 146 days ago - change.org
Regardless of race, colour or creed - he killed an innocent 9 year old human being in a hit and run last year while high on drugs and gets 6 months home detention.
Gun Culture and the American Nightmare of Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, news, usa, gun culture, violence, Violence against Women, society, politics, culture, government, usa, freedoms, crime, dishonesty, americans )

Cal
- 169 days ago - truth-out.org
Gun violence in the United States has produced a culture soaked in blood - a culture that threatens everyone and extends from accidental deaths, suicides and domestic violence to mass shootings
New York City Struggles To Keep Up With High Homeless Numbers
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, social programs, news, politics, society, government, law, usa )

Cal
- 309 days ago - npr.org
Eight months after homelessness hit a record in New York City, you can still see the need of the city's most vulnerable in Tompkins Square Park.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Free Native American Activist Imprisoned on False Charges
Society & Culture  (tags: Leonard Peltier, indigenous rights, legal injustice, society, politics, law, government, ethics, crime, culture, activists, abuse )

Cal
- 27 days ago - forcechange.com
Free Leonard Peltier, an activist in the American Indian Movement who many believe was framed for the death of two federal agents forty years ago. At a trial that consisted of coerced, conflicting testimonies, many of which have been redacted by those w
9/11 Remembered
Society & Culture  (tags: remembering 911, society, usa, rights, freedoms, government )

Cal
- 291 days ago - cbsnews.com
This year marks the 14th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people at the World Trade Center, Pentagon and on Flight 93.This sarticle is from last year but I think its relevance is eternal.
SIGN PLEASE! Somalia: Ban All Female Genital Mutilation
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, family, culture, crime, women, world, safety, health, politics, society )

Cal
- 107 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
We fully commend the total ban proposal by the government of Puntland and encourage the central government to consider urgent comprehensive legislative action
 

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