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Tell the Federal Elections Commission to Make Tax Return Disclosure a Requirement
Society & Culture  (tags: income tax, returns, Donald Trump, petitions )

Freya
- 151 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
- 260 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
- 262 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
- 442 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
- 443 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
- 477 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
- 526 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
- 579 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
- 675 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
- 701 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
- 797 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please ask the Mayor of Ottawa to leave Will Needham's therapy garden alone.
Keep Religion Out of Science Classrooms
Society & Culture  (tags: education, science, religion, creationism, ignorance, Alabama, petitions )

Freya
- 856 days ago - forcechange.com
Alabama educators may soon be legally permitted to teach creationism as an alternative to evolution in public schools if new legislation is passed. This is entirely unconstitutional, since it is a government endorsement of religion in public schools.
LET'S CUT OUR PRISON POPULATION IN HALF
Society & Culture  (tags: petitions, prisons, jails, corrections, incarceration, injustice )

Freya
- 881 days ago - action.aclu.org
I believe that mass incarceration is not the answer. I want to invest in solutions and strategies that provide alternatives to mass incarceration.
Ask Grocery Chains to Donate Products to Food Banks Instead of Throwing It Away
Society & Culture  (tags: food, hunger, donations, grocery stores, food banks, petitions )

Freya
- 975 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
While millions of people here in the United States cannot get enough to eat, grocery stores throw away tons of food every year. It is estimated the average grocery store throws out around $2300 worth of food every day.
Encourage Creativity--Keep the Arts in Schools!
Society & Culture  (tags: education, schools, kids, arts, thinking, petitions )

Freya
- 1046 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Research shows that arts classes lead to success in school, work, and life. Students who are involved in the arts are four times more likely to be recognized for academic achievement. Arts education provides students with the critical thinking...
 

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