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Protect Female Students in Indonesia From Virginity Tests! - PLEASE SIGN!!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: education, freedoms, government, women, rights, politics, religion, ethics )

Monica
- 364 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to Muhammed Rasyid, an Education Chief in South Sumatra, virginity tests "protect children from prostitution and free sex." Mr Rasyid's plans would require young women aged from 16 to 19 to have their hymen checked every year until graduation.
Free the Lakota Children **&* Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, culture, education, ethics, freedoms, humans, politics, rights, sadness, society )

Frans
- 212 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
As clearly documented in the new short web video "Hearts on the Ground," by Sundance award-winning director Kalyanee Mam (just released at www.LakotaLaw.org/action), the epidemic of child taking by the State of South Dakota is tearing thousands ...
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
- 267 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.
12 Ridiculous Anti-Woman Myths From The Dark Ages That Conservatives STILL Believe
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, culture, dishonesty, education, family, freedoms, law, media, politics, religion, rights, society, world, women )

Kit
- 313 days ago - addictinginfo.org
Have you ever been reading or watching a report about a conservative man who said something so incredibly backwards that you swore he was living in the Dark Ages? Well, you're not so very far from wrong.
*Take Action* Tell US Airways To Allow Service Dogs!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, blind, culture, dogs, education, freedoms, rights, safety, Service dogs, society )

Kit
- 274 days ago - aclu.org
Passengers on a US Airways flight recently rallied around a blind man and his service dog, who were kicked off the plane, and got the same treatment for their trouble.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the Washington Post: Disavow Your Editorial's Offensive, Racist, and Untrue Rhetoric About Interracia
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, ethics, interracial families, usa, media, government, politics, culture, family, education, children, abuse, society )

Cal
- 287 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The Washington Post just published an editorial by a senior staff writer suggesting people who hold conventional views gag when they see interracial families.
28 Ways to Spot a Real Man
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, culture, education, ethics, family, freedoms, GoodNews, society )

Kit
- 241 days ago - goodmenproject.com
Need a hero? Here's 28 ways to spot a man that'll be up to the job. These are not Hollywood heroes just good men in their daily lives.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Say No to Internet Censorship
Society & Culture  (tags: internet, technology, law, internet, government, freedoms, ethics, culture, politics, news, media, rights, education, society, usa, world, safety, TPP, activists )

Cal
- 322 days ago - openmedia.org
For the first time, actual Presidents and Prime Ministers of 12 powerful countries will meet behind closed doors to seal an extreme Internet censorship plan called the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP).1
There's An International Plan to Censor the Internet in the Works -- Let's Stop It in Its Tracks
Society & Culture  (tags: internet, technology, law, internet, government, freedoms, ethics, culture, politics, news, media, rights, education, society, usa, world, safety, TPP, activists )

Cal
- 322 days ago - alternet.org
How the Trans Pacific Partnership making its way through Washington seriously undermine citizens' rights to participate in a free and open Internet.
Send a Girl In Colombia to School and Unleash Her Power ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, girls, education, rights, protection, environment )

Cher Away
- 174 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Girls of all ages around the world are being denied an education right at a time when they have the power to transform their lives and the world around them.
Princeton Review: Include Sexual Assault Rankings ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: education, Princeton Review, students, sexual assault ratings, family )

Nancy
- 117 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
Millions of parents will drop their kids off at a campus that sweeps rape under the rug this fall without even knowing it. And here's the good news: We can help change that.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE FOR GIRLS : Taliban Shooting Survivor Speaks in 'I Am Malala'
Society & Culture  (tags: humanrights, women's rights, Malalla, right to education for girls, education, culture, child, children, society, safety, world, violence, politics, goodnews, GoodNews, ethics, news, women, rights )

Cal
- 323 days ago - abcnews.go.com
A year ago, Malala Yousafzai was a 15-year-old schoolgirl in northwest Pakistan, thinking about calculus and chemistry, Justin Bieber songs and "Twilight" movies.Today she's the world-famous survivor of a Taliban assassination attempt, an activist
*Take Action* Stand Up For Science! Please Sign!
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, children, dishonesty, education, freedoms, government, police, politics, religion, rights, Science in School, society )

Kit
- 348 days ago - tfn.org
Texas students need classroom materials that are based on modern, mainstream science and prepare them to succeed in college and the jobs of the future. Please sign the petition and send a message to the Texas Board of Education
TAKE ACTION: Tell President Obama and Congress: Repeal Christopher Columbus Day
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, human rights, civil rights, indigenous rights, education, ethics, government, dishonesty, usa, politics )

Beverly
- 317 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Stop the celebration of Christopher Columbus as a national holiday. Instead, let's observe the struggles of the indigenous people of our nation.
Half the Republicans You Know Are Insane -- William Rivers Pitt
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, freedoms, government, law, media, politics, religion, rights, safety, society, women )

Kit
- 327 days ago - truth-out.org
In short, and not to put too fine a point on it: if you know five Republicans, two of them are around-the-bend crazy, and a third needs a stern talking-to.
 

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