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Urge President Obama to Protect Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks! ---PLEASE SIGN!!
Society & Culture  (tags: Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks, New Mexico, government, society, Congress, petition, Wilderness Society )

Lynn
- 88 days ago - secure.wilderness.org
Protecting the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks region is supported by nearly 3 out of 4 county residents and numerous stakeholders ...Despite this substantial local support ...Congress has failed to pass legislation to protect this awe-inspiring landscape.
*Take Action* Equal Pay for Equal Work!
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, Equality, freedoms, government, law, Petition, Womens Rights )

Kit
- 135 days ago - wendydavistexas.com
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.
European Citizens' Initiative: Explore Unconditional Basic Income (UBI) - EUROPEANS PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: EU, EC, petition, UBI, social Security systems, social justice, Basic income, EU member states, welfareculture )

Angelika
- 245 days ago - ec.europa.eu
UBI - Exploring a pathway towards emancipatory welfare conditions in the EU. Asking the Commission, to encourage cooperation between the Member States aiming to explore the UBI as a tool to improve their respective social security systems.
End the Affront to Justice!
Society & Culture  (tags: Petition, Life in Prison, non violent crimes, ACLU, no justice, unbalanced, extreme punishment )

Dandelion
- 249 days ago - aclu.org
Shoplifting three belts. Siphoning gas from an 18-wheeler. Selling a single crack rock. These are just some of the offenses that can get you sentenced to spend your entire life in prison, until the day you die, with no chance of ever getting out.
*Take Action* Tell the Washington Post: Fire Richard Cohen
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, cruelty, culture, education, family, media, petition, politics, society )

Kit
- 256 days ago - dailykos.com
For years, Washington Post columnist Richard Cohen has shown a callous insensitivity on race issues that embarrasses the newspaper and only exacerbates racial tensions.
Man Run Over By Police for Seat Belt Violation - Complaint Filed on Medical Examiner
Society & Culture  (tags: Officer James Harris, Marlon Brown, Dr. Shiping Bao, Deland, Florida, Trayvon Martin, video, petition, seat belt violation, rooky police, manslaughter )

Dandelion
- 305 days ago - beacononlinenews.com
Police dashcam video shows then-DeLand police Officer James Harris in hot pursuit. Video shows Marlon Brown slip and fall but as he was getting back up, he was struck by the front of police car. Video not for the faint of heart. Was this manslaughter?
James Czywczynski: Sell Wounded Knee Site Back to Oglala Sioux Tribe for Fair Market Value ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, Wounded Knee, Pine Ridge, petition, humanrights, family )

Nancy
- 418 days ago - change.org
One of the country's poorest Native American tribes wants to buy a historically significant piece of land where 300 of their ancestors were killed, but tribal leaders say the nearly $4 million price tag for a property appraised at less than $7,000 is just
*TAKE ACTION* Stand With Striking Chicago Fast Food and Retail Workers!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, corruption, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, law, media, politics, rights, safety, society, PETITION )

Kit
- 459 days ago - fightfor15.org
We, Chicago fast food and retail workers, are striking to demand $15 an hour and the right to form a union without retaliation. Our employers are raking in profits while workers, mostly adults with families, don't get paid enough to cover basic needs-->
Tell the FCC: End Predatory Prison Phone Rates - ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: prison, phone rates, FCC, petition, prison operators, minorities, black families, monopoly contracts, society, ethics )

Angelika
- 491 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
Families shouldn't have to choose between maintaining a relationship with a loved one behind bars and putting food on the table, but extortionate charges of $20 for a 15-minute call tear families apartdaily. Martha Wright's petition finally gets hearing.
Vision For A New America - A Future Without Poverty
Society & Culture  (tags: Vision For A New America, Travis Smiley, Cornel West, White House Conference of Eradication of, Petition )

Dandelion
- 557 days ago - tavistalks.com
Now is the time for each of us to take personal responsibility to change the dialogue about poverty. In order to bring ideas about ending poverty to fruition and add legislative muscle to a serious movement to help struggling Americans. Sign Petition here
**TAKE ACTION** Tell Your Member of Congress to Support Common-Sense Reforms to Help Stop the Violence!
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, ban, assault rifles, children, Congress, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, family, freedoms, government, Petition, politics )

Kit
- 587 days ago - secure3.convio.net
I urge you to support three concrete steps to help stop the violence: Ban military-style assault weapons Ban high-capacity magazines Require criminal and mental health background checks for gun buyers Please sign and share.
**TAKE ACTION** Tell Defense Attorney That 11-Year Olds Are Never Willing Participants in Sex
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, culture, dishonesty, ethics, family, freedoms, government, law, PETITION, police, politics, safety, society, violence, women )

Kit
- 602 days ago - forcechange.com
For almost half a year, Cleveland, Texas resident Jared Len Cruse, along with 20 of his friends, repeatedly raped an 11-year old girl. Mr. Cruse's defense attorney, Steve Taylor, argued in court that it wasn't rape because the girl said she had-->
The Hidden Massacre of WhiteClay   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Whiteclay, Lakota Indians, Nebraska, Petition, illegal alcohol sales, massacre, destruction, shameful, South Dakota )

Dandelion
- 616 days ago - youtube.com
Whiteclay extension was incorporated into the Pine Ridge reservation by 2 acts of Congress, Theodore Roosevelt's executive order removing this was illegal in 1904. Illegal sale of alcohol to Pine Ridge residents started immediately upon removal of this.
**TAKE ACTION*** Sign The Petition to Support Kentucy Teen Rape Victim **Please Sign**
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, crime, culture, dishonesty, ethics, law, media, Petition, politics, society, violence, women )

Kit
- 736 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Samantha Dietrich was sexually assaulted, and named her assailants after they were convicted. Now she's facing jail time for violating a gag order about the case. Tell Judge McDonald that speaking out about sexual abuse should not be a crime.
TAKE ACTION: UCSF: Don't Let Jesus Navarro Die, Approve His Kidney Transplant
Society & Culture  (tags: society, petition, health, kidney transplant, immigrant )

Robert
- 903 days ago - change.org
Jesus has been in the US for 16 years. He had a good union job working for Pacific Steel for 14 years. He has had health insurance for 14 years. He waited 6 arduous years, doing dialysis daily, to get to the top of the donor list.
 

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