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Don't Let Girls Become Brides PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, rights, protection, children, marriage )

- 4 days ago -
Worldwide, more than 700 million women alive today were married before their 18th birthday.
Don't Take Away Women's Voting Rights Posted PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, women )

- 6 days ago -
Shut down Trump supportersâEUR(TM) attempts to repeal womenâEUR(TM)s right to vote.
Add Your Voice to Support Women's Land Rights in Africa PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, rights, Africa )

- 14 days ago -
A groundswell is building in Africa. Women from the small farms dotted across the continent are on the move. And this October, these rural women will come together at Mount Kilimanjaro to demand their land rights.
Demand Justice For MáXima Acuña! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, protection, humans, freedoms, rights, women, violence, activists )

- 22 days ago -
Activists should not have to worry about harassment, intimidation, and abuse! Demand justice for Máxima and Jaime!
Add Your Name to Speak Out Against Gender-Based Violence in Africa PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence )

- 37 days ago -
Globally, one in three women experience sexual or physical violence in her lifetime. Women and girls in Ghana, Swaziland, Tanzania and Togo are more likely to experience gender-based violence than their counterparts in North America and Europe.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Reform of NBC's Sexist Media Coverage of the Olympics!
Society & Culture  (tags: Olympics media coverage, tv, women, media, ethics )

- 64 days ago -
One of the worst offenders is NBC. NBC commentators and executives have repeatedly dismissed the success of female athletes, and insulted their female viewers.
Don't Make Women Choose Between Leaving An Abuser And Saving Their Pet PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, protection, pets )

- 83 days ago -
Imagine having to choose between escaping an abusive relationship and protecting a beloved pet. Far too many women are forced to make this gut-wrenching decision.
Theresa May: Stop Covering Up the Abuse at Yarl's Wood.PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', abuse, women, violence, world, government, ethics, crime, culture, society )

- 100 days ago -
Our new Prime Minister Theresa May has officially taken office and everyoneâEUR(TM)s talking up her feminist credentials. But sheâEUR(TM)s helped to cover up one of the most shocking abuses of women of our time.
Activists Facing Prison for Reporting Torture *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, abuse, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, interesting, law, media, police, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

- 114 days ago -
Three activists in Thailand, including two from Amnesty International, are facing five years in prison and hefty fines for reporting torture by officials in the Thai army and police....
Right-Wing Broadcaster Who Wants Christian Martyrs Urges Trump Fans to Use AR-15s Against Protesters ~ TEXT and AUDIO
Society & Culture  (tags: LGBT Rights, marriage equality, Trump, religion, politics, society, sadness, safety, ethics, crime, abuse, rights, dishonesty, news, violence, women, murder )

- 124 days ago -
A religious broadcaster who encouraged Christians to "prepare for martyrdom" over marriage equality is urging Donald Trump supporters to take up arms against their opponents.
Stand Up for Women and Girls Raped in Conflict
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, abuse, crime, culture, education, ethics, family, humans, law, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

- 132 days ago -
Across the world, the number of women and girls raped in conflict is staggering. Rape is frequently used as a weapon of war and torture and often results in unwanted pregnancy.
Take Action to Free Concordia University Professor Homa Hoodfar From Iranian Prison *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, culture, ethics, family, freedoms, humans, law, media, news, rights, sadness, safety, society, women, world )

- 132 days ago -
Canadian Professor Homa Hoodfar, a respected academic scholar and researcher on women and the family in the Middle East and the Muslim World, is being held in Tehran's notorious Evin prison. The government of Canada must urgently intervene to secure her i
Punish Men For Burning Girl Alive Due to Rejected Marriage Proposal
Society & Culture  (tags: burning girl alive, rejected marriage proposal, abuse, child, crime, culture, death, humans, sadness, women, world )

- 138 days ago -
Goal: Punish those responsible for burning a girl alive because she rejected a marriage proposal.
SIGN PLEASE! The MilitaryâEUR(TM)s Sexual Assault Epidemic
Society & Culture  (tags: SEXUAL ASSAULT IN THE MILITARY, WOMEN, POLITICS, US, society, politics, ethics )

- 155 days ago -
There were more than 20,000 cases of sexual assault, rape, and unwanted sexual contact in the military in 2015.1
Woman, 72, Whose Family House Was Stolen Through Deed Fraud Has No Right to Sue
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, crime, corruption, dishonesty, environment, ethics, family, government, law, news, police, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, women, usa )

- 162 days ago -
An elderly Manhattan woman whose family homestead in Queens was stolen through deed fraud has no right to sue the city or the City Registrar for damages, a Queens judge ruled Friday.

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