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Commit to Fighting Poverty, Hunger, and Injustice ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, hunger, poverty, protection, world, environment )

Cher
- 36 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign our pledge to spread the word and join the fight against poverty, hunger, and injustice, and, together, we can create the better world we all know is possible.
Our Chance to End Poverty ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, humans, poverty, hunger, protection )

Cher
- 45 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Sign here and share it with all your friends and family to make sure that our politicians can no longer ignore this solution to poverty.
Pledge Your Support for Investment in Women ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, protection, poverty, environment )

Cher
- 48 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Around the world, many women face poverty and discrimination simply because of their gender. But if women had the same access as men to land and resources, the number of hungry people worldwide could be reduced by over 100 million.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Relieve the Suffering of Native American Tribe - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, indigenous rights, OLakota Sioux, poverty, politics, news )

Cal
- 72 days ago - forcechange.com
Help the Lakota Sioux in South Dakota, where they experience some of the worst living conditions in the Western Hemisphere.
8 Ways Being Poor Is Wildly Expensive in America
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, poverty, society, ethics, housing, wages, transportation, food, health, rights, sadness, humans, family )

Carrie
- 77 days ago - alternet.org
According to the US Census Bureau, half of Americans are poor, or just on the edge. Fifteen percent (46.5 million) are in poverty, while "half of Americans are in or near poverty." On top of that 76% of Americans are living paycheck-to-paycheck.
'Shark Tank' Host Kevin O'Leary on Extreme Income Inequality: 'It's Fantastic' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: world, poverty, society, sadness, rights, ethics, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 86 days ago - rawstory.com
"This is fantastic news, and of course I'm going to applaud it," O'Leary said. "What can be wrong with this?"
Why I Make Terrible Decisions, or, Poverty Thoughts
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, choices, jobs, children, culture, family, birth control, food, jobs, cigarettes )

Nancy
- 87 days ago - killermartinis.kinja.com
Rest is a luxury for the rich. I get up at 6AM, go to school (I have a full courseload, but I only have to go to two in-person classes) then work, then I get the kids, then I pick up my husband, then I have half an hour to change and go to Job 2. I get
Support Responsible Microloans and Bootstrap Those in Extreme Poverty ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, children, poverty, protection )

Cher
- 120 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Today, about 1.3 billion people live in extreme poverty, making less than $1 a day. Seventy percent of them are women.
The Jungle: Thousands of Homeless People Live in Shantytowns at the Epicenter of High-Tech, Super-Rich Silicon Valley
Society & Culture  (tags: class warfare, news, poverty, usa, economy, class divides, world, society, politics, rights, freedoms, government, ethics )

Cal
- 124 days ago - alternet.org
Residents of Silicon Valley's largest homeless encampment illustrate the widening divide between the nation's haves and have-nots.
A Journalist Signs Off to Go Fight Poverty | The Poverty Line, What Matters Today | BillMoyers.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, poverty, poverty and despair, solutions, poverty in america )

Bridget
- 126 days ago - billmoyers.com
A journalist who was one of the strongest advocates for the poor, has decided to join the activists on the gound. He talks of this transition and ways that each of us could help.
Where's Our Federal Poverty Eradication Plan ? PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, poverty, protection, environment, government )

Cher
- 144 days ago - makepovertyhistory.ca
Let's call on the Prime Minister to put in place a federal plan for poverty eradication that complements provincial and territorial plans by setting clear, measurable standards, and provides coordination, support, and adequate funding.
OP-ED: Poverty Is America's #1 Education Problem
Society & Culture  (tags: education, children, world, usa, law, humans, poverty, society, politics, government, ethics )

Cal
- 158 days ago - alternet.org
Teachers' unions are not the reason America's schools are in trouble.
U.S. Food Banks Struggle to Meet New Demand Caused By Food Stamp Cuts
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, poverty, homeless, hunger, SNAP, food banks, government, ethics, family, children, society, politics, sadness, health )

Carrie
- 168 days ago - rawstory.com
Across the country, food banks that were already struggling to feed the millions of U.S. citizens who need nutritional assistance are now bracing for a surge in demand for help as deep cuts in the food stamp program take effect.
Breaking the Cycle of Poverty and Crime in Indian Country
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, rights, native rights, poverty, breaking the cycle of poverty and cirme, society, government, freedoms, safety, news )

Cal
- 193 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Poverty is a root cause of crime, and without solving the poverty issue it may not be possible to solve the violent crime issues plaguing Indian reservations.
Almost 13 Million Women of Reproductive Age Were Uninsured in 2012
Society & Culture  (tags: women, good news, society, health, health insurance, poverty, family, government, ethics, news )

Carrie
- 204 days ago - rhrealitycheck.org
In total, about 13 million women ages 15 to 44 were uninsured last year, Guttmacher found. The analysis -- which used data from the U.S. Census Bureau -- also found that about four in 10 U.S. women of reproductive age with incomes below the federal...
 

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