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Stop Requiring Permits to Feed the Homeless in Atlanta!
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, civil rights, human rights, police, charity, petitions )

Freya
- 15 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Many homeless advocates advise that if you want to help those in need, you should give them food - not cash. But sadly, it's becoming increasingly common for U.S. cities to punish the charitable people who put their time and money into this effort.
Lift Ban on Churches Feeding the Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: charity, altruism, homelessness, giving, injustice, laws, petitions )

Freya
- 33 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's tough to say when our societal values shifted so dramatically, but for some reason now, government at large has decided that charity for the homeless is a crime.
Adopt Australia's Gun Control Laws In The USA
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, firearms, violence, massacres, gun reform, petitions )

Freya
- 37 days ago - actionsprout.io
Australia has not experienced a mass shooting in over 20 years, because of strong gun control. Add your name if you want to adopt their gun laws in the USA, and put an end to mass shootings in America for good!
Please Stop Forcing Homeless Women to Attend a Megachurch and Tithe
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, homelessness, churches, ethics, petitions )

Freya
- 43 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It is one thing to require church attendance - this is understandable, since you are a Christian organization. However, it is quite another to force attendance at a particular church and tithing from a meager income.
Tell the Federal Elections Commission to Make Tax Return Disclosure a Requirement
Society & Culture  (tags: income tax, returns, Donald Trump, petitions )

Freya
- 240 days ago - bullhorn.nationofchange.org
Every U.S. Presidential candidate since Richard Nixon has voluntarily released copies of his/her tax returns to the public so that voters can assess the amount and sources of income, taxes paid, charitable contributions and other data which can affect...
End Houston's Cruel War Against the Homeless!
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, homelessness, poverty, persecution, police brutality, Houston, Texas, petitions )

Freya
- 349 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
On Thursday, 22 December, the Houston Police Department targeted a group of homeless advocates who were attempting to hand out hot food and gifts to the homeless. Local activists attempting to hand out food and gifts were shocked when Houston police...
Give Carrie Fisher a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Society & Culture  (tags: movies, films, movie stars, entertainment, Hollywood, petitions )

Freya
- 350 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
As a person who has contributed so much on the big screen, especially in her iconic role as Princess/General Leia Organa in the "Star Wars" saga, Carrie Fisher deserves this recognition.
Tell Consumer Watchdog: Get Tougher on Payday Lenders
Society & Culture  (tags: payday lenders, economic injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 531 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The consumer protection agency recently announced a groundbreaking new rule that could "gut" the predatory payday loan industry.
Excess Food Should Feed The Hungry, Not A Dumpster!
Society & Culture  (tags: food, grocery stores, restaurant, waste, petitions )

Freya
- 531 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Every year food service providers throw away billions of pounds of excess usable food. Tell them to give it to the hungry!
Support the WATER Act!
Society & Culture  (tags: infrastructure, resources, water, petitions )

Freya
- 565 days ago - secure.foodandwaterwatch.org
Clean drinking water is a human right, and in the United States, people should not have to worry about whether their water is safe to drink. But our pipes are getting old - some are as old as Ford's first Model T car. And too many are still made of lead.
Repeal Law That Severely Restricts Possessions the Homeless Can Own
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, homelessness, laws, injustice, California, Los Angeles, LA, petitions )

Freya
- 614 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
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.
Sanders Supporters Revolt Against Superdelegates - 2 Petitions
Society & Culture  (tags: Democratic Party, petitions, superdelegates, Bernie Sanders, revolt )

Dandelion
- 668 days ago - politico.com
Campaigns should be designed to urge superdelegates to reflect the popular vote rather than the sentiment of party elites. Two petitions in Visit Site another petition in the thread.
Tell the Supreme Court: Protect Women's Rights!
Society & Culture  (tags: women, reproductive rights, abortion, petitions, Supreme Court, SCOTUS )

Freya
- 763 days ago - go.boldpac.com
The Supreme Court has decided to hear Whole Woman's Health v. Cole, a case that threatens Roe v. Wade -- and critical women's health protections.
TELL THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE: INVESTIGATE CLINIC VIOLENCE AS DOMESTIC TERRORISM
Society & Culture  (tags: Planned Parenthood, clinic attacks, domestic terrorism, vandalism, arson, anti-choice violence, petitions )

Freya
- 790 days ago - actnow.prochoiceamerica.org
Recent arson attacks on Planned Parenthood clinics came after the highly publicized release of heavily edited videos by a sham organization run by extremists who will stop at nothing to deny women legal abortion services.
Please Don't Destroy Veteran's Therapy Garden
Society & Culture  (tags: Canada, Ontario, Ottawa, gardens, gardening, veterans, therapy, petitions )

Freya
- 886 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please ask the Mayor of Ottawa to leave Will Needham's therapy garden alone.
 

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