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USA: Urge Your Federal Lawmakers to Cosponsor the PAWS Act of 2015 PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection, women, domestic violence, pets, protection )

- 13 days ago -
You can help ensure protections for pets threatened by domestic violence by using the email form below to contact your U.S. senators and representative in Washington, D.C., and urging them to cosponsor the PAWS Act.
Tell Mayor De Blasio To Increase Funding For New York Culture PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: cuture, protection )

- 35 days ago -
Sign and let City Hall know that you're inspired by wildlife and that you want New York's culture to keep thriving for generations to come. Ask the mayor to increase funding today.
Help Ensure Gustavo's Safety PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection )

- 35 days ago -
Urge the Honduran government: Protect Gustavo and COPINH!
PETITION - Punish Officers Accused Of Hitting Teenager
Society & Culture  (tags: Police Violence, misuse of police power, Police accountability, preventive behaviour, punishment for police officers, protection, safety and security, rights )

- 52 days ago -
Two Baltimore police officers assigned to the city's schools have been accused of slapping one of the school's students. The two officers, Anthony Spence and Saverna Bias, have been charged with second-degree assault and misconduct in office.
Success: President Obama Bans Imported Products Made By Forced or Slave Labor PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection, slave labor )

- 65 days ago -
Applaud the ban on importing products made by forced or slave labor.
Recognize a Tribe in the Path Of Rising Seas PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection )

- 107 days ago -
Send your message in support of federal recognition for the Houma Nation to U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell now!
PETITION - Punish Officer Filmed While Beating Man for Praying for Seal
Society & Culture  (tags: Police Brutality, misuse of power, arbitrary, punishment for police officers, investigation, justice for victims of police violence, laws, protection, prevention, politics, rights )

- 116 days ago -
A native Hawaiian man was repeatedly beaten with a baton by an officer after police were allegedly called because the native was performing a seemingly harmless prayer ceremony for a sick seal on the beach. Video taken by a bystander shows the man...
Petition: Demand a Retrial for Millionaire Accused of Rape Who Says He 'Fell' on Teenager
Society & Culture  (tags: rape, rape victim defense, dishonesty, crime, sexual assaults, rights, society, ethics, women, violence, stronger punishment, protection )

- 120 days ago -
Wealth should not be a means to avoid legal repercussions. Sign this petition to demand that Southwark County Court conduct a fair trial that reflects the serious nature of the allegations. With public backing, Abdulaziz can be tried in a just and...
Protect Our Children From Negligently Stored Guns PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: children, guns, protection )

- 128 days ago -
Sign the petition and tell Olympia to pass Child Access Prevention and hold negligent gun owners responsible!
Young Girls Are Being Forced Into Marriage in Burkina Faso. You Can Help Them PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: children, marriage, humans, rights, protection )

- 131 days ago -
At 13, Maria* was forced to marry a 70-year-old man who already had five wives. When she resisted, her father told her: If you donâEUR(TM)t go to join your husband, I will kill you.
Join the Movement to Make Education a Priority in Humanitarian Emergencies PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: war, children, protection )

- 132 days ago -
During war or conflict, children are consistently put in harmâEUR(TM)s way. Too often, they experience or witness unthinkable violence. They are separated from their families, exploited, and even recruited into armed forces.
Petition: Let's Take A Stand Against Bullying!
Society & Culture  (tags: bullying prevention, disgusting attitude, suffering of humans, ethics, protection, prevention, society )

- 155 days ago -
Bullying is something that needs more awareness, We need more parents, teacher etc, to help support NO BULLYING. Our communities need to come together about this. We need to TAKE A STAND and make sure the schools step up and help put an end to this...
Petition: Locked Up for Defending Peaceful Activists. Reunite Human Rights Lawyer With His Family.
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, harassment, defense, Law and Justice, humanity, release, arrests of activists, ethics, society, justice system, protection )

- 162 days ago -
Waleed Abu al-Khair is a prominent lawyer and human rights defender in Saudi Arabia. Through his work, he he has challenged the widespread attack on human rights in Saudi Arabia. Now, after years of harassment, arrests, threats and court cases,...
Petition - Allow Pets in Homeless Shelters With Their Owners
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless people with pets, shelters, compassionate care, ethics, Social Care, safety, politics, protection, Humanitarian Aid )

- 162 days ago -
3.5 million Americans are homeless. Five to ten percent of homeless people have dogs and/or cats. In some areas of the country the rate is as high as 24%. Every homeless person has a unique story - some have lost their homes and jobs, some have...
Co-Op Meets Food Desert: Cash-Strapped Volunteers Get a Discount on Groceries
Society & Culture  (tags: organic, greenliving, green, greenproducts, coolstuff, sustainable, protection )

- 203 days ago -
Members of Good Grocer in Minneapolis swap bagging and stocking duties for a break on the bill.

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