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Native American Suicide Prevention Act HR 1599
Society & Culture  (tags: peitition, Native Americans, children, suicide, mental health )

Joyce
- 46 days ago - change.org
National Institute of Mental Health 2007 census shows American Indian and Alaska Natives suicide rates were highest of all nationalities at 14.3/100,000. Petition Congress to get this bill passed: http://beta.congress.gov/bill/113th/house-bill/159 9
Updated: Fox Host Sorry for Labeling Robin Williams 'Such a Coward' Over Alleged Suicide (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Fox News, Shepard Smith, Robin Williams, depression, suicide, death, ethics, society, family, children, sadness )

Carrie
- 130 days ago - rawstory.com
Fox News host Shepard Smith on Tuesday asserted that actor Robin Williams was "such a coward" for allegedly committing suicide. At the conclusion of a touching special report that aired just hours after Williams died, Smith seemed to become almost angry..
Robin Williams Comedian Dead At 63
Society & Culture  (tags: Robin Williams, Comedian, deceased, Entertainment Weekly, Oscar winner, suicide )

Dandelion
- 131 days ago - latimes.com
Oscar-winning actor and comic Robin Williams died Monday at 63 of an apparent suicide, the Marin County Sheriff's Department confirmed. Dubbed "the funniest man alive" by Entertainment Weekly in 1997, Williams brought audiences hours of laughter.
Help Free Moroccan Rape Victimsfrom Having to Choose Between Marriage to the Perp., or Suicide-PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, rape, humans, society, women, suicide )

Mitchell
- 344 days ago - avaaz.org
A Moroccan law allows a rapist to avoid prosecution: if he marries his victim. This puts women, and girls, in a terrible bind. There is a vote coming up in Morocco, regarding this law, which we may have a chance to impact.
15 Girls Under Investigation After 12-Year-Old Commits Suicide (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: bullying, sadness, suicide, children, teachers, facebook, ethics, society, culture, safety, law, media, freedoms, crime, news )

Carrie
- 463 days ago - rawstory.com
A group of 15 teenage girls is reportedly under investigation in connection with the suicide of a 12-year-old former classmate, the Lakeland Ledger reported on Thursday.
Ariel Castro Dead: Coroner Confirms That Cleveland Kidnapper/Rapist Killed Himself
Society & Culture  (tags: Ariel Castro, death, suicide, criminal, rape, kidnapping, women, violence, society, humans, law )

Carrie
- 471 days ago - nydailynews.com
Castro's defense said they wouldn't speculate about the circumstances that led to the 53-year-old sex fiend hanging in his prison cell. A toxicology report is pending, but a neighbor is convinced 'he took the coward's way out,' adding 'we're happy he's...
Melissa Harris-Perry Slams Montana Judge: You're Sounding a Lot Like Todd 'Legitimate Rape' Akin (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: child rape, children, society, ethics, law, Montana, suicide )

Carrie
- 475 days ago - rawstory.com
MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry had harsh words for G. Todd Baugh, the Montana judge who has drawn national criticism over his decision to give a 49-year-old man a 30-day jail sentence for the rape of a 14-year-old girl who later committed suicide.
The Corporate Right-Wing Agenda Is Driving Thousands of Americans to Attempt Suicide
Society & Culture  (tags: Republican, conservative, Americans, suicide, austerity, Washington, DC., Great Recession, Depression )

Dandelion
- 500 days ago - alternet.org
The very same austerity policies that Republicans in Washington are constantly pushing on us are the same policies that are driving Americans to kill themselves.
Demand Justice ! Arrest Amanda Todd's Internet Bully/Stalker ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, bullies, stalkers, crime, death, teens, suicide, protection, children )

Cher
- 797 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
While bullying may not yet be a crime, stalking certainly is. We demand justice for Amanda Todd, - and want her internet stalker(s) and bullies, arrested and held accountable.
B.C. Girl's Suicide Foreshadowed By Video
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, bullies, suicide, environment, protection )

Cher
- 798 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Tributes are pouring in for a Maple Ridge, B.C., teenager who committed suicide after posting a video describing how she was tormented by bullies and suffered from depression.
TAPS
Society & Culture  (tags: Taps, military, soldiers, suicide, PTSD, survivors, Tragedy Assistance Programs, volunteer, donate, families )

Dandelion
- 936 days ago - taps.org
With 18 of our Veterans and active duty soldiers committing suicide daily this is a program that is trying to help. Please circulate it as your part of honoring this Memorial Day. Perhaps it will reach the eyes of the people who need it. Help if you can.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Bullying in Ontario Schools! PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: ontario, canadian education premier, children, abused, bullied, suicide, sadness, grief, crime )

Simone
- 1271 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Premier McGuinty, Although you call yourself the Education Premier, your government has done nothing to end the plague of bullying in Ontario schools. Children are being assaulted and terrorized on school board property, some are being driven to suicide
Tell Michigan to Stop Suicides From School Bullying ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, protection, bullying, suicide, environment )

Cher
- 1498 days ago - change.org
On November 8th, 14-year-old Samantha Kelly hung herself after having been bullied for accusing another Huron High School student of rape
What Really Happened to Phoebe Prince?
Society & Culture  (tags: children, abuse, death, education, ethics, humans, internet, media, news, society, sadnesssouth hadley schools, students, bullying, suicide )

Taina
- 1612 days ago - slate.com
The Untold Story of Her Suicide and the Role of the Kids Who Have Been Criminally Charged for it.One week last October, Bill Evans, the assistant principal of South Hadley High School in Massachusetts, chose two students to read public service ..........
Senate Explores Indian Youth Suicide
Society & Culture  (tags: government, health, children, Native Americans, suicide, culture, society, politics, humans, usa )

Cal
- 1673 days ago - indiancountrytoday.com
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs held an oversight hearing March 25, titled, "The Preventable Epidemic: Youth Suicides and the Urgent Need for Mental Health Care Resources in Indian Country."
 

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