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Stop FGM in Indonesia ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, FGM, protection, suffering )

Cher
- 271 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
In Indonesia, 2 million girls have their clitoris cut every year. The government has signed international conventions banning it, but the cruel practice continues. It'll take a massive outcry to stop girls being mutilated -- together we can do it!
Save This 10-Year-Old Girl From An "Honour" Killing ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection, girls, honour killings )

Cher
- 58 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Demand Afghan authorities protect Brishna against the threat of an "honour" killing.
A Safer India for Women and Children ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, women, girls, rape, protection, India )

Cher
- 607 days ago - avaaz.org
April 19, 2013 A five year old girl was abducted and brutally raped in Delhi, by her neighbor for 48 hours. She had gone out to play with her friends when the man who lived in the same building kidnapped her and eventually left her unconscious and
The World's Worst Punishment for Rape ? PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, girls, rape, protection, justice, government )

Cher
- 422 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,
Teens (14-18) In Taped Girl-Beating Could Be Charged As Adults
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, Florida, teens, girls, beating, video, myspace, youtube, taped beating, arrests, teen criminals, loss of hearing, loss of vision )

K. A.
- 2447 days ago - cfnews13.com
Victoria Lindsay was attacked on March 30 by six girls when she arrived at a friend's home. At one point in the video, the beaten girl was knocked unconscious, and was later seen pleading to be let out of the house. SHOCKING STORY/SHOCKING VIDEO!!!
Stop Genital Mutilation of American Girls: Support the Girls Protection Act ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: women, FGM, violence, girls, protection, genital mutilation )

Cher
- 1696 days ago - change.org
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) has been outlawed by US Federal law for over a decade and is illegal in 17 states. It is internationally recognized as a violation of the human rights of women and girls, and the World Health Organization classifies the
Ask the Yemeni Government to End Forced Child Marriage ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, forced marriage, protection, rights )

Cher
- 400 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.
Thank Congressman Pittenger for Cosponsoring Girls Count Act ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, protection, girls, world )

Cher
- 271 days ago - secure.globalproblems-globalsolutions.org
It's a big deal when a politician takes a stand for girls around the world. That's why we need you to let Congressman Pittenger know that you appreciate his dedication to helping girls have access to birth certificates and other official documentation.
Female Gendercide- 200 Million Girls "Missing"-Systematic Extermination of An Entire Gender ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, gendercide, rights, environment )

Cher
- 1212 days ago - change.org
Growing scarcity of girls and women has tilted the balance of the sexes and the rich and poor in nations where "gendercide" is practiced on a large scale.
PETITION ALERT: Ban Child Beauty Pageants in Australia ! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: children, welfare, girls, beauty pageants, australia )

Simone
- 1261 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
American- style beauty pageants which border on child abuse are being introduced in Australia. Let's make it clear that we do not want this. Beauty pageants are cruel, demeaning, and sexualising. Children need to be playing with their friends and family
Tell These Girls in Eastern Congo You Believe in Them ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, girls, environment, protection )

Cher
- 254 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Tell the participants of the Vision Not Victim Project why you find them inspiring. Join the IRC in empowering girl leaders across the globe--like those profiled in this project--who have clear visions of what they want to achieve and the insight
Invest in Women and Girls to Break the Cycle of Violence ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, violence, protection, environment )

Cher
- 1355 days ago - rescue.org
Investing in women and girls is wise if we are to build a safer, better, more peaceful world. A woman who is given a chance will invest 90% of her income into efforts that keep her family and children healthy, safe and going to school.
Girl-On-Girl Fight Trend Growing Online!
Society & Culture  (tags: USA, teen beatings, bullying, teens, girls, abuse, peer pressure, mean girls, Lakeland, Florida, cheerleaders, disrespect, law, crime, criminals, jail )

K. A.
- 2447 days ago - local6.com
Behavioral Experts: Girls Are Worst Offenders For New Type Of Bullying! girls are the worst offenders for the type of bullying associated with a recent attack described as "animalistic" until she passed out several times!
Saudi Court Tells Girl Aged EIGHT She Cannot Divorce Husband Who Is 50 Years Her Senior
Society & Culture  (tags: Saudi, Muslims, Islam, girls, girls sold, violence, women, rights, sadness, rights, safety, religion, family )

Ge
- 495 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A Saudi court has rejected a plea to divorce an eight-year-old girl married off by her father to a man who is 58, saying the case should wait until the girl reaches puberty. The divorce plea was filed in August by the girl's divorced mother with a
End Violence Against Girls ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, violence, environment, protection, rights )

Cher
- 1692 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ethiopian girls face a tough choice. If they stay home, they will likely be married off before they are 15. If they leave, many are forced into labor-intensive domestic work or the sex trade
 

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