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Empower Girls and End Hunger ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, girls, hunger, protection )

Cher
- 404 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A child is born. After three months, her mother stops breastfeeding her. At meal times, she is fed last and least, and thus her growth will be permanently stunted. At age six, instead of going to school, she is taught how to milk a cow and plant crops.
Meet The Barbie With An Even More Perfect Body (TEXT and PHOTOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: women, girls, good news, Barbie, Lammily Doll, society, interesting, news )

Carrie
- 415 days ago - fastcoexist.com
The "Lammily" doll has the proportions of an average American 19-year-old. Can she beat Mattel for a slice of the toy market?
Send a Girl In Colombia to School and Unleash Her Power ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, girls, education, rights, protection, environment )

Cher
- 415 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.
Stand With Malala and Fight for a Brighter Future for Women and Girls ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, girls, women, protection, rights, environment )

Cher
- 415 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The passion of girls like Malala, Chrystal and Fahmeeda is changing the world before our very eyes. It's time for the rest of the world to stand with them.
Urge Your U.S. Representative to Support the International Violence Against Women Act ! ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, girls, protection )

Cher
- 418 days ago - capwiz.com
Globally, one-third of all women will experience physical or sexual violence at some point in their lives. From domestic violence, to bride burnings, to rape as a weapon of war, the potential of too many women and girls is being threatened by gender
UK Police Receive 500 More Muslim Sex Grooming Allegations 'Within The Last Six Months'   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Sikhs, Muslims, abuse, child, children, girls, crime, culture, ethics, freedoms, law, police, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, rape, paedophilia, pedophilia )

Ge
- 438 days ago - youtube.com
An Inside Out London special, uncovers the hidden scandal of sexual grooming of young Sikh girls by Muslim men. Breaking their silence, they speak to Chris Rogers about their experiences at the hands of these predatory men and why justice is being deni
Stand With Afghan Women and Girls ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, crimes, human rights, protection, Afghanistan, law, violence, freedoms )

Cher
- 443 days ago - capwiz.com
The Afghan Parliament has just passed a law that would effectively silence women and girls who are attacked by family members by banning them from testifying against anyone they are related to... no matter how horrible the crime.
Anti-Choice Groups Launch National Boycott Of Girl Scout Cookies For 'Endorsing' Wendy Davis
Society & Culture  (tags: women, girls, Girl Scouts, Girl Scout Cookies, society, culture, government, freedoms, ethics, politics, americans, abuse )

Carrie
- 450 days ago - thinkprogress.org
"We're asking you to boycott Girl Scout cookies in 2014," reads a new site dedicated to the boycott, explaining that Davis should not be lifted up as a "worthy role model for our children."
Ask the Yemeni Government to End Forced Child Marriage ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, forced marriage, protection, rights )

Cher
- 525 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
At the age of 8, Rawan was sold by her parents into a marriage with a man five times her age. The injuries her young body sustained from her "wedding night" resulted in her death, and her story has sent shockwaves throughout the world.
Tell Your Members of Congress to Co-Sponsor the Girls Count Act 2013 ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, girls, protection, rights )

Cher
- 525 days ago - secure.globalproblems-globalsolutions.org
Approximately one person in twelve around the world is a girl or young woman aged 10-24. Yet many developing countries do not account for the number of girls in their population. Due to an unavailability of systems to count these girls, and sometimes
Iran Passes 'Pedophilia' Law to Let Men Marry Adopted Girls
Society & Culture  (tags: girls, Iran, Islam, Muslims, pedophilia, paedophilia, child, children, crime, culture, family, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women )

Ge
- 544 days ago - washingtontimes.com
Iran lawmakers passed a measure -- in a bill aimed at protecting the rights of children, no less -- that allows for men to marry their adopted daughters, so long as the girls are at least 13 years old. Children's rights activists are alarmed, The Guardi
The World's Worst Punishment for Rape ? PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, girls, rape, protection, justice, government )

Cher
- 548 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,
6 Girls We Celebrate on International Day of the Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, girls, celebration, protection, rights, environment )

Cher
- 560 days ago - takepart.com
Girls around the world are defying odds every day to break down barriers and advance the fight for education, access to health care and economic stability. On International Day of the Girl we are celebrating some girls who have changed history and
Add Your Name to the #GirlLikeMe Petition ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, rights, protection, equality )

Cher
- 564 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Women Thrive Worldwide is the leading nonprofit organization bringing the voice of women around the world directly to decision-makers in Washington, D.C.
Please Sign Petition - Indonesia Is Forcing Girls to Take "Virginity Tests" Before They Can Go to High School.
Society & Culture  (tags: Indonesia, Muslims, Islam, abuse, child, children, culture, education, ethics, health, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, girls )

Ge
- 604 days ago - act.watchdog.net
A city on Indonesia's Sumatra Island is about to force female students to pass a virginity test before they can go to high school. Whether or not girls are virgins has nothing to do with their right to a good education. No male students are forced to
 

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