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Put An End to Running of the Bulls & the Sexual Abuse That Culminates PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, humans, protection )

Anna
- 100 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Running of the bulls is a common event that occurs in Pamplona, Spain at the San Fermin festival, and with the activities comes numerous allegations of sexual assault and rape against women and children. In addition to the abuse against humans, there
USA: Urge Your Federal Lawmakers to Cosponsor the PAWS Act of 2015 PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection, women, domestic violence, pets, protection )

Anna
- 224 days ago - aspca.org
You can help ensure protections for pets threatened by domestic violence by using the email form below to contact your U.S. senators and representative in Washington, D.C., and urging them to cosponsor the PAWS Act.
Religious Kids Are More Selfish and Sadistic, According to Science
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, children, altruism, punishment, cruelty, sharing, selfishness, greed )

Freya
- 353 days ago - alternet.org
An eye-opening new study finds children of faith are less likely to share, more likely to mete out punishment.
STOP Eating Domestic Pets for Christmas!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: pet eating, cruelty, barbaric customs )

Apolonia
- 714 days ago - animalpetitions.org
In Switzerland an estimated 242,430 people still enjoy feasting on their animal companions. Cat meat is still considered to be a traditional holiday dish in certain parts of the country and dog meat is often found in sausages. Urge the Swiss to outlaw it!
Dog Meat Festival: Not a Reason to Celebrate PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: China, dogs, death, cruelty, animalcruelty, abused, animalrights, pets, suffering, sadness, slaughter, killed, humans, ethics, animalwelfare, government, society, safety, rights )

Robert
- 911 days ago - action.hsi.org
They're held in crowded cages without food or water until they are killed. Often, they are beaten and their throats are slit in front of other terrified animals. Most Chinese citizens reject this practice, and we're committed to supporting them in changi
Rabbits KILLED for Condoms! #OMG PETITION!
Society & Culture  (tags: rabbits experiments, abuse, abused, animalcruelty, cruelty, death, ethics, investigation, killed, killing, law, sadness, suffering, government, u.s., dishonesty, culture )

Robert
- 930 days ago - secure.peta.org
Pieces of silicone were inserted into the rabbits' vaginas for five days. After five days, the rabbits were KILLED.
Condemn School for Abusing Pig PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: pig, abused, abuse, animalcruelty, animals, cruelty, ethics, humans, law, protection, sadness, society, suffering, animalrights, safety )

Robert
- 1010 days ago - forcechange.com
students and faculty chased the animal. According to witnesses, after being caught, the pig was repeatedly spiked into the gymnasium floor like a football. The school superintendent, Mark Peterson, was amongst those chasing and tormenting the pig.
Make Cockfighting a Felony PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: Utah, cockfighting, abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animals, cruelty, humans, killing, killed, protection, suffering, law, americans, culture, ethics, safety, society, news, politics, sadness )

Robert
- 1023 days ago - animalpetitions.org
In a cockfight the birds are forced to keep fighting, often resulting in punctured lungs, broken bones, and pierced eyes. The winner of a cockfight can win tens of thousands of dollars, so having to pay a fine if they are caught is not much of a deterre
Condemn Repeated Laboratory Animal Abuse PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: University of Houston, abuse, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, endangered, suffering, sadness, protection, killing, killed, abused, animals, cruelty, death )

Robert
- 1077 days ago - animalpetitions.org
The University of Houston has been cited by the government for multiple incidents of animal abuse and neglect in its laboratories. Just recently, a rabbit undergoing anesthesia died due to poor monitoring and monkeys in the lab were deprived of water.
Condemn TV Network for Supporting Trophy Hunter PETITION!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, cruelty, endangered, animals, animalrights, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter, sadness, killed, killing, habitat, ethics, death, violence )

Robert
- 1090 days ago - animalpetitions.org
On Winchester Deadly Passion, which airs on NBC Sports, she is shown laughing and giving the camera the 'thumbs-up' every time she kills a wild animal.
*Take Action* Tell the Washington Post: Fire Richard Cohen
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, cruelty, culture, education, family, media, petition, politics, society )

Kit
- 1113 days ago - dailykos.com
For years, Washington Post columnist Richard Cohen has shown a callous insensitivity on race issues that embarrasses the newspaper and only exacerbates racial tensions.
The Mean Moms of Facebook: Mothers Create Group Dedicated to Sharing Photos of Other People's DISABLED and 'Ugly' Children
Society & Culture  (tags: Facebook, women, cruelty, society, sadness, ethics, family, children )

Carrie
- 1119 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
'An ugly baby thread. I have died and gone to heaven...why can't you guys live near me so we can do this over cocktails?' said one cruel commenter Melissa Anetucci has made it her mission to expose the identity of the mean mothers in the now deleted FB
Tased to Death ! R.I.P. Israel ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, death, police, cruelty, suffering, protection, brutality, force, abuse, laws )

CherAWAY
- 1196 days ago - aclu.org
He was armed with nothing more than a can of spray paint, threatening nothing but the wall of an abandoned McDonalds, when the cops chased him down, tased him, and allegedly laughed and high-fived as he lay motionless and dying on the ground.
Demand Justice for Disabled Woman Left to Die in Van ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection, suffering, cruelty, environment )

CherAWAY
- 1211 days ago - forcechange.com
A severely autistic woman was left in the back of a facility vehicle for five hours before she was found, dehydrated and unconscious, by the staff manager. Please urge the authorities to quickly find and punish whoever left that poor women to die.
 

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