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57 Million Children Worldwide Are Being Left Behind ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, poverty, protection, environment )

Cher
- 2 days ago - makepovertyhistory.ca
Right now, 57 million primary school-aged children around the world are not in school. Join Malala in calling on the Canadian Government to make a commitment to ensure every child has the right to attend school.
Poverty Is Not Inevitable: What We Can Do Now to Turn Things Around
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, income, economy, wages, wealth, solutions )

Freya
- 25 days ago - yesmagazine.org
Having poor people in the richest country in the world is a choice. We have the money to solve this. But do we have the will?
Michael Eric Dyson Spells It Out for White People: Police Won't 'Kill Your Child' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Michael Eric Dyson, President Obama, Ferguson, racism, poverty, crime, death, culture, society, police, dishonesty, freedoms, rights, sadness, politics, safety, ethics, law )

Carrie
- 32 days ago - rawstory.com
Georgetown University Professor Michael Eric Dyson on Sunday called on President Barack Obama to use his position to explain to white Americans that they do not continually have to fear that police would "kill your child" as African-American parents do.
The Truth About Food Stamps (Hint: They Work and Help Millions)
Society & Culture  (tags: SNAP, government, politics, food, children, elderly, poverty, hunger, humans, family, health, rights, society, ethics )

Carrie
- 50 days ago - newrepublic.com
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or "SNAP," the new name for the Food Stamp Program, is America's largest and most important nutrition assistance program. It provides low-income people with money they must use to purchase food.
How the South Is Becoming a Solid Band of Poverty: One in Three Live in Poor Neighborhoods
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, society, usa, the south, culture, economy, americans, education, government, politics, usa )

Cal
- 78 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
In the South, more than 30percent live in high poverty areas, which have at least 20percent of residents living below the federal poverty line--More than 25percent of the country - 77million Americans - lives in high poverty areas
I Pledge to Care About Women and Children in Poverty ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, children, poverty, protection )

Cher
- 86 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's not always easy to look in the face of hunger, suffering, and poverty. Plenty of people choose to ignore it. Plenty of people choose to look the other way
Join the Global Movement to End Extreme Poverty ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, poverty, world, protection )

Cher
- 88 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
All around the world, millions of men, women, and children struggle to survive on less than $1.25 a day. They have the same hopes and aspirations as we all do. But without access to education, clean water, medical care, and jobs, the odds are against
Empower Women to Overcome Poverty and Become Community Leaders ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, protection, poverty, women )

Cher
- 137 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ask the U.N. to lift up women around the world by fully supporting legislation that promotes women's rights and access to economic resources.
Support Poverty-Focused Foreign Aid Around the World ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection, poverty, world )

Cher
- 148 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Global poverty is a moral, economic, and national security issue. Right now, 40 percent of the world's population--more than 2.5 billion people--lives in poverty, struggling to survive on less than $2 per day.
One Million Buried in Mass Graves on Forbidden New York Island
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, babies, children, death, homeless, poverty, society )

Kit
- 157 days ago - afp.com
Most New Yorkers don't even know it exists. But a million forgotten souls are buried in mass graves dug by convicts on a tiny, forbidden island east of the Bronx.
Help Eradicate Extreme Poverty ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, poverty, protection, environment )

Cher
- 167 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In Bangladesh, poverty has been halved in 20 years, and maternal mortality has fallen 75% since 1980. In Uganda, a program that taught financial skills to teenage girls had the remarkable result of reducing reported instances of forced sex by 83%.
Debunking the Attempted Debunking of Our 10 Poverty Myths, Debunked
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, government, health, law, media, philanthropy, police, poverty, politics, religion, rights, safety, society, women )

Kit
- 168 days ago - motherjones.com
If National Review really believes in defending the Second Amendment, why'd they bring a knife to this gun fight?
Commit to Fighting Poverty, Hunger, and Injustice ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, hunger, poverty, protection, world, environment )

Cher
- 190 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
- 199 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
- 202 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.
 

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