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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
- 332 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.
The World's Worst Punishment for Rape ? PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, girls, rape, protection, justice, government )

Cher Away
- 273 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,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Jelena Radovanovic You Rock
Society & Culture  (tags: JELENA RADOVANOVIC, Care2, justie, ethics, government, freedoms, politics, society, women )

Cal
- 111 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
you are awesome!you are leading in all petitions!animal activist,enviroment activist!!YOU ROCK...
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
- 234 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.
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
- 254 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.
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
- 289 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
TAKE ACTION NOW! Allow Tribes to Combat Crime - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, law, government, police, Native american rights, indigenous rights, society, politics, safety, news )

Cal
- 214 days ago - forcechange.com
Fund tribal police forces and give tribes criminal jurisdiction on their territory
'Not Even Human' How Canadian Govt. Abused Aboriginal Children in TB Experiments
Society & Culture  (tags: children, health, ethics, govrnement sponsored experiments on chil, native rights, sadness, politics, government, freedoms, culture, crime, abuse, rights, news, society )

Cal
- 359 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
While aboriginal children died of tuberculosis in the 1930s and 1940s, Canadian health officials tried out experimental vaccines on infants rather than ameliorate the conditions of poverty that sparked that and a host of other illnesses.
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
- 289 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.
Chris Hedges: Let's Get This Class War Started
Society & Culture  (tags: chris hedges, democracy, economy, government, greed, history, money, oligarchy, politics, rich people, wall street, wealth )

Judy
- 278 days ago - truthdig.com
"We Americans are not usually thought to be a submissive people, but of course we are," Wendell Berry writes. "Why else would we allow our country to be destroyed? Why else would we be rewarding its destroyers?
How 'Ag Gag' Laws Target Those Exposing Horrors of Factory Farming
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, law, investigative journalism, ag-gag laws, world, politics, freedoms, media, government, news, culture )

Cal
- 277 days ago - theecologist.org
Faced with threats, draconian gagging laws and even violence, journalists and activists investigating the secrets of the global food industry tread a dangerous path.
*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
- 315 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
- 284 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
- 295 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.
Silk Road Wound Through Dark Side of the Internet
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, crime, corruption, dishonesty, drugs, FBI, forgeries, government, illegal identifications )

Kit
- 294 days ago - google.com
A massive online bazaar hawking narcotics, weapons, forgeries, and other illicit items or services operated openly for years by relying on tools designed to safeguard privacy or foster a new world of Internet commerce. Breaking Bad in the real world.
 

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