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*Take Action* Equal Pay for Equal Work!
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, Equality, freedoms, government, law, Petition, Womens Rights )

- 1556 days ago -
Join with Wendy Davis and Emily's List and sign for women to have Equal Pay for Equal Work. Let us all join together and make this happen.
Add Your Name to the #GirlLikeMe Petition ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, rights, protection, equality )

- 1715 days ago -
Women Thrive Worldwide is the leading nonprofit organization bringing the voice of women around the world directly to decision-makers in Washington, D.C.
Support Marriage Equality ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, gayrights, marriage, protection, equality, environment )

- 1866 days ago -
Now is the time to show your support for marriage equality. Add your name and help stand up for marriage equality today.
Tell Microsoft: Don't Sponsor Hate - TAKE ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: Microsoft, LGBT, Equality, CPAC, DOMA, gayrights, hate, sponsor society )

- 1902 days ago -
Organizers of CPAC chose to placate anti-gay bigots on the far right by excluding LGBT voices at the conference, essentially making it a segregated "straights only" event. This is not something a pro-equality company would sponsor
Find the Truth Behind the Brands -TAKE ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: Oxfam, brands, cocoa, women's rights, equality, MARS, , Mondelez )

- 1938 days ago -
Oxfam's GROW campaign is kicking off a new initiative, Behind the Brands, to rank the policies of these big companies on important issues like transparency, equality for women, treatment of farmers, land, clean water, sustainability and climate change.
On 4th Anniversary of Fair Pay Act, Ledbetter Urges Action on Paycheck Fairness
Society & Culture  (tags: women, equality, ethics, family, americans, law, rights, society )

- 1965 days ago -
Four years ago today President Obama signed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, with Lilly Ledbetter, who suffered 20 years of pay discrimination while doing the same work as men at her Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. factory, looking on.
Urge Your Senators to Co-Sponsor the Paycheck Fairness Act ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, equality, fair, paychecks, government )

- 2210 days ago -
The Paycheck Fairness Act would deter wage discrimination by closing loopholes in the Equal Pay Act and barring retaliation against workers who disclose their wages to coworkers. In this tough economy, more and more families are counting on women
Reporter's Notebook: Women of 9/11 Still Fighting for Recognition, Respect
Society & Culture  (tags: women, 9/11 First Responders, society, equality, politics, news, culture, ethics, rights, government, usa, humans, freedoms )

- 2477 days ago -
What makes the women different is that they fought for the jobs they had on September 11.Yet their journey this past decade stands out because they are still fighting to bring women into the ranks. There are fewer female firefighters, and they are a small
ACTION ALERT: Demand Workplace Equality for Australian Women ! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: society, workplace, australian government, woman, equality )

- 2640 days ago -
Women have made huge strides in the century since the first International Woman's Day. But more than 100 years later, women have still not achieved full equality -- especially in the workplace.
Amend the Kentucky Civil Rights Act to Include Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity (House Bill 106) ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, gayrights, environment, protection, gender indentity, equality )

- 2719 days ago -
The LGBTI community makes a significant contribution to the economic welfare of the Commonwealth and our entire Union. This year, Kentucky Equality Federation has invested significant resources representing people across the Commonwealth who filed
China Scores Big Results on UN Millennium Goals
Society & Culture  (tags: beginning, millennium, poverty, equality )

- 2891 days ago -
China's balanced development is helping it achieve the goals it set at the beginning of the millennium, said a representative of the United Nations.
Tell Kern High School District to Commemorate Harvey Milk Day ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, Harvey Milk Day, civil rights, equality )

- 2967 days ago -
On May 22 of this year, scores of schools around California will mark the first annual Harvey Milk Day, a special day set aside by the state of California to honor the life and legacy of Harvey Milk. On this day, scores of schools will give lessons to
Think You'Ve Got Equality? Think Again... TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, women, equality )

- 3010 days ago -
Neither the Minnesota Constitution nor the U.S. Constitution explicitly guarantees that all of the rights they protect are held by all of its citizens without regard to sex. While the majority of people believe we do have a Constitutional Amendment and
Urge Your Elected Politicians to Support Equality for Women in Iran ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: women, equality, Iran, freedoms, humans, rights, law )

- 3028 days ago -
Iranian women's rights activists have initiated an extensive campaign to demand an end to discriminatory laws against women under Iranian law. This campaign, "One Million Signatures Demanding Changes to Discriminatory Laws" is a follow-up effort to the
Equal Opportunity for All ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, freedoms, gayrights, rights, environment, discrimination, equality )

- 3188 days ago -
In 29 states, it's still legal to fire someone because they're gay; in 38 states it is legal to fire someone for being transgender.

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