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Sign the Petition: Make Sentencing Smarter ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, prison sentences, law, petition, non violent crimes, ethics, freedoms, dishonesty, society, sadness, news, rights, politics )

Carrie
- 86 days ago - dailykos.com
The hallmark of a legitimate justice system is fairness. Today in America, thousands upon thousands of people are serving decades-long prison sentences for non-violent crimes. Their lives are being needlessly thrown away and billions of taxpayer dollars
Free Leonard Peltier: Contact The President to Grant Leonard Peltier Clemency - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Leonard Peltier, Pine Ridge Reservation, Clemency, petition, 10th Circuit Court )

Dandelion
- 98 days ago - change.org
November 2003, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals acknowledged that "Much of the govt's behavior at the Pine Ridge Reservation and its prosecution of Mr. Peltier is to be condemned. The govt. withheld evidence. It intimidated witnesses. Facts not disputed
Tell Congress: Protect Workers' Right To Organize
Society & Culture  (tags: Workers Rights, Petition, National Labor Relations Act, Unions, grievances )

Dandelion
- 108 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Currently, if workers R discriminated against 4 trying 2 form a union, they have very limited legal options under the National Labor Relations Act. Workers can file grievances, the slow process leaves to many without pay doesn't hold employers accountable
Give Moral Support to the Gaza-Israel Ceasefire ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Gaza, Israel, petition, ceasefire, politics, government, freedoms, world, violence )

Carrie
- 113 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Horrific Bloodshed Has To Stop. We can only hope and pray that the horrific bloodletting all over the Middle East and around the world will someday truly end. Unfortunately, I fear that humanity will not achieve any permanent peace without the...
Flush Rush - Limbaugh That Is - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Flush Rush, Rush Limbaugh, petition, racist, sexist, bigot, public airways )

Dandelion
- 114 days ago - change.org
For decades Rush Limbaugh has been promoting blatant racism, sexism, and anti-gay bigotry on our public airways. In this petition, we are telling Limbaugh sponsors and advertisers, we will not buy products/services that support his hate.
Wolf PAC Supports Constitutional Amendment - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Wolf PAC, Constitutional Amendment, Corporations are not people, petition )

Dandelion
- 117 days ago - wolf-pac.com
I support a Constitutional amendment saying that corporations are not people and they do not have the right to spend money to buy our politicians.
Stop Militarizing the Police! - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Petition, militarization of police, USA, police force )

Dandelion
- 125 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Images of a police force in full military gear armed with assault rifles is a wake-up call for America. It is time to put a stop to the militarization of policing in the United States.
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
- 231 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
- 279 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
- 388 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
- 393 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
- 400 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
- 448 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
- 562 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
- 603 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-->
 

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