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Justice for the Three Children Badly Abused in Cambodia!
Society & Culture  (tags: Child Abuse, children, child, abuse, Rape, Crime, Violence )

Neill
- 136 days ago - yousign.org
Justice and civilization have a long way to go in Cambodgia. This week-end three children were beaten and sexually abused in what has to be one of the most disgusting acts made by a human being. Na'an (6 years old), Shival (8) and Sunam (10).
Help Me Get Justice! Please Sign!
Society & Culture  (tags: stop domestic violence, women's rights, violence, crime, protect women, protect children, abusive relationships )

BarbCat
- 233 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Dianne Lynn Elko-Eakin has written a petition to stop Domestic Violence. We need to sign for women's rights, we need to protect women when the law will not.
Ban Child Marriage Now - PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, child, crime, death, ethics, politics, rights, violence, women )

Melania
- 348 days ago - avaaz.org
An 8 year-old girl, Rawan, just died after being raped by the forty year-old man she was forced to marry. In Yemen, it is legal for a grown man to marry a child of any age. But in days, we can outlaw child marriage in Yemen.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Judge: Treat Sexual Assault as a Serious Crime
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, women, society, safety, rape, crime )

Beverly
- 281 days ago - credomobilize.com
Show that you believe that rape is a serious crime by vacating Austin Smith Clem's original sentence, and giving him a meaningful punishment for the felony sexual assault of a vulnerable family friend that he could easily intimidate.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand Up for First Nations Children
Society & Culture  (tags: first nations children, schooling, education, native rights, indigenous peoples rights, crime, culture, government, freedoms, safety, politics, news, society, world )

Cal
- 266 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
First Nations schools are chronically underfunded. As a result, they face serious health concerns such as high carbon dioxide levels, black mould contamination, rodent infestations, sewage fumes and unheated classrooms.
TAKE ACTION: JUSTICE FOR DAISY: Stop the Maryville Coverup
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, women, society, politics, ethics, crime, corruption )

Beverly
- 310 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
No one should get away with raping a 14-year-old girl just because of his powerful family connections.
Fire the Police Officers Responsible for the Death of Luis Rodriguez ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: police, Luis Rodriguez, crime, abuse, family, violence )

Nancy
- 177 days ago - act.presente.org
Five Moore, Oklahoma police officers attacked and killed Luis Rodriguez in front of his wife and daughter as his family left a movie theater on Valentine's Day. Luis was unarmed, innocent, and a threat to no one.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Allow Tribes to Combat Crime - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, law, government, police, Native american rights, indigenous rights, society, politics, safety, news )

Cal
- 246 days ago - forcechange.com
Fund tribal police forces and give tribes criminal jurisdiction on their territory
The World's Worst Punishment for Rape? - PLEASE SIGN
Society & Culture  (tags: rape, gang rape, punishment, crime, investigation, women's rights, Kenya )

Judy
- 244 days ago - avaaz.org
16 year old Liz was walking home from her grandfather's funeral when she was ambushed by six men who took turns raping her and then threw her unconscious body down a 6-meter toilet pit. Their punishment? Police had them mow their station lawn
Demystifying the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Boys - Our Forgotten Victims
Society & Culture  (tags: children, ethics, crime, usa, society, politics, law )

Cal
- 311 days ago - alternet.org
Boys make up 50% of children trading sex for money in the U.S, so why is nobody talking about them?
Silk Road Wound Through Dark Side of the Internet
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, crime, corruption, dishonesty, drugs, FBI, forgeries, government, illegal identifications )

Kit
- 327 days ago - google.com
A massive online bazaar hawking narcotics, weapons, forgeries, and other illicit items or services operated openly for years by relying on tools designed to safeguard privacy or foster a new world of Internet commerce. Breaking Bad in the real world.
*Take Action* 50 Billionaires Received $11.3 Million in Farm Welfare
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, food, freedoms, government, law, politics, religion, rights, safety, society )

Kit
- 292 days ago - dailykos.com
Gee, where could we come up with some of the money need to replace that food stamp funding that was lost this week? Maybe from these people who are all collecting farm subsidies
Stop Bride Kidnapping in Kygyzstan ! *** PLEASE SIGN ***
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, crime, culture, ethics, law, Kidnapping )

Frans
- 222 days ago - forcechange.com
Many young women in Kyrgyzstan are currently falling victim to a practice of bride-kidnapping, in which a man sets out to kidnap a woman of his choice and force her into marrying him. Because of a general lack of awareness on the issue, as well as...
SCANDAL: Mentally Ill Are Often Locked Up In Jails That Can't Help
Society & Culture  (tags: law, health, humans, health, government, mentally ill, freedoms, culture, society, politics, ethics, crime, safety )

Cal
- 218 days ago - npr.org
Over the past decade, though, states have cut billions from their mental health budgets, shuttering clinics across the country. The result is thousands of mentally ill people funneling in and out of the nation's jails.
One Nation Under SWAT: The Militarization of America's Police
Society & Culture  (tags: police, SWAT teams, militarization, rights, ethics, crime, culture, politics, rights, safety, society, usa, police, law )

Cal
- 12 days ago - alternet.org
Amidst the outrageous police presence in Ferguson, a look at how local law enforcement is turning communities into war zones.
 

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