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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
- 282 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
PETITION : South Africa : STOP 'CORRECTIVE RAPE'
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, abuse, culture, dishonesty, ethics, women, violence, world, sadness, rights, humans )

Monika
- 356 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Corrective rape the vicious practice of raping lesbians to "cure" their sexuality, is a crisis in South Africa.Millicent Gaika, pictured above, was bound, strangled, and repeatedly raped in an attack last year. NO ONE should have to go through ...
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
- 324 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! 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
- 237 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
On This Day-February 17
Society & Culture  (tags: Beach Boys, Good Vibrations, 1966, music, soft rock, culture )

Nancy
- 342 days ago - bing.com
The Beach Boys begin recording 'Good Vibrations'
SIGN PLEASE! Somalia: Ban All Female Genital Mutilation
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, family, culture, crime, women, world, safety, health, politics, society )

Cal
- 318 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
Indigenous Activists in Seattle Launch a "Stop Disenrollment" Campaign
Society & Culture  (tags: indigneous rights, tribal politics, politics, culture, society, ethics, society )

Cal
- 350 days ago - thestranger.com
A group of indigenous activists based in Seattle launched an online campaign against tribal disenrollmentâEUR"the process by which tribal governments eject their own tribal membersâEUR"today
Ku Klux Klan Rally in Anaheim Erupts in Violence; 3 Are Stabbed and 13 Arrested
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, Hate groups, society, culture, KKK, protesters, rights, ethics, freedoms, abuse, sadness, safety, humans, news, crime )

Carrie
- 330 days ago - latimes.com
Brian Levin, director of Cal State San Bernardino's Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism, said he was standing near the KKK members when several protesters attacked them with two-by-fours and other weapons.
Poisoned City: Flint and the Specter of Domestic Terrorism
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, government, culture, usa )

Cal
- 326 days ago - truth-out.org
Particularly now, in the era of Donald Trump, US politics denotes an age of forgetting civil rights, full inclusion and the promise of democracy.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Sexism Is Global. The Fight Against It Should Be Too.
Society & Culture  (tags: women, society, world, law, government, culture, politics, rights )

Cal
- 321 days ago - act.one.org
Join 46,208 others who have come together to send a powerful message: we wonâEUR(TM)t end extreme poverty without ending global gender inequality.
Revisiting Andrea Yates 15 Years After She Drowned Her Children
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, culture, family, Mental health )

Phyllis
- 216 days ago - yahoo.com
ItâEUR(TM)s been 15 years since Andrea Yates drowned her five young children in the bathtub of their suburban Houston home in a quintuple murder that gripped the nation.
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 )

Lone
- 231 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Punish those responsible for burning a girl alive because she rejected a marriage proposal.
Make Texting & Driving a Primary Offense in Florida Now! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: laws, distracted driving, murder, activism, culture, government )

Cal
- 166 days ago - change.org
Please sign our petition to make texting and driving a primary offense in the state of Florida. Together, we can influence Florida legislation to save more lives and make our roads a safer place for everyone.
 

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