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Stop Stoning Children to Death PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, stoning, children, protection, laws )

- 16 days ago -
Repeal laws that allow for the brutal punishment and execution of minors.
Make Texting & Driving a Primary Offense in Florida Now! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: laws, distracted driving, murder, activism, culture, government )

- 78 days ago -
Please sign our petition to make texting and driving a primary offense in the state of Florida. Together, we can influence Florida legislation to save more lives and make our roads a safer place for everyone.
How the Corporate Food Industry Destroys Democracy
Society & Culture  (tags: food, laws, GMOs, Vermont, DARK Act, Monsanto )

- 109 days ago -
Vermont implemented a law to label goods containing genetically engineered ingredients, and it's facing full-out attack from Monsanto.
Repeal Law That Severely Restricts Possessions the Homeless Can Own
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, homelessness, laws, injustice, California, Los Angeles, LA, petitions )

- 200 days ago -
As though homeless people donâEUR(TM)t already own so few possessions, the city of Los Angeles just passed a law saying that the amount of things a homeless person can own must fit inside of a trash can.
8 Other Laws That Could Be Ignored Now That Christians Get To Pick And Choose
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, religious beliefs, Supreme Court, laws, ethics, religion, politics, government, society, interesting )

- 847 days ago -
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that Christian business owners are special. As long as we're doing a la carte law-abiding, here are a few additional ones that could become optional to certain people with deeply held beliefs.
Facebook to Crack Down on Illegal Gun Sales
Society & Culture  (tags: Facebook, guns, laws, ethics, safety, society, crime, abuse, news, internet )

- 967 days ago -
In an effort to curb illicit activity, Facebook introduced Wednesday a series of educational and enforcement efforts for sellers of guns. It will delete posts that seek to circumvent gun laws.
Olbermann: Corporate Sponsors 'Terrified' That Sochi Olympics Will Be Another 'Master Race Olympics' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: gay rights, Russia, Olympics, laws, society, safety, rights, politics, humans, freedoms, ethics, government, Americans, media, news, sports, tv )

- 1143 days ago -
ESPN host Keith Olbermann opened his Monday show by highlighting early signs of panic from Olympic sponsors that anti-LGBT laws in Russia could cause American advertisers and audiences to effectively boycott the games.
Tased to Death ! R.I.P. Israel ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, death, police, cruelty, suffering, protection, brutality, force, abuse, laws )

- 1160 days ago -
He was armed with nothing more than a can of spray paint, threatening nothing but the wall of an abandoned McDonalds, when the cops chased him down, tased him, and allegedly laughed and high-fived as he lay motionless and dying on the ground.
End The Abuse. Schools Need Federal Anti-Bullying Laws ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, schools, bullying, laws, protection )

- 1191 days ago -
Bullying policies in schools across America must be reformed. Over two-thirds of students believe that bullying policies are severely inadequate, and teachers only intervene four percent of the time.
Stand With the Majority: Support Marriage Equality ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, marriage, laws, protection )

- 1271 days ago -
The committed couples behind the fight to undo California's discriminatory Proposition 8 - Kristin Perry and Sandy Stier, and Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo - decided they could not sit back and allow their relationships to be declared unworthy
Tell China To Amend Child Rape Laws And Protect Children From Corrupt Officials ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, violence, protection, rape, laws, corruption )

- 1783 days ago -
In September and in early October 2011 in Shaanxi, China, four government Chinese Communist Party officials gang raped a 12-year-old school girl. Rather than being charged with child rape, which carries a punishment of 10-year imprisonment to a death
Keep Topeka From Revoking Its Responsibility to Prosecute Domestic Violence ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, violence, women, children, environment, protection, laws )

- 1848 days ago -
A recent report revealed that the Topeka City Council is meeting to consider revoking the city's responsibility to enforce the crime of domestic violence, claiming that they do not have the resources and means to do so.
ACTION ALERT: Help Stop International Violence Against Women! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, assault, murder, women, protection, laws, safety )

- 1944 days ago -
At least 1 out of every 3 women in the world will be beaten, raped, or abused in a violent manner in her lifetime. In countries like the Democratic Republic of Congo, women are victims of one of the most appalling assaults the world has witnessed.
ACTION ALERT: Keep Kids in School and Out of Coal Mines! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: india, child labour, child abuse, education, schools, protection, laws, legalisation, coal mines, health, dangerous )

- 1963 days ago -
Although child labor is outlawed in India, national laws are trumped by tribal rules in some regions and ignored in others, allowing children as young as 8 to work in dangerous coal mines without consequences to the owners or managers
ACTION ALERT: Changing Laws To Help Our Children! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: cjhildren, abused, murdered, laws, protection, congress, violence, laws )

- 1967 days ago -
Baby Sophia Acosta was brutally tortured, sexually abused, and finally murdered at the hands of her mother's boyfriend (allegedly.. have to say that until court is over) Christopher Cheary. Sophia's mother Erika Smith, did nothing to stop it.

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