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Petition - Teen Victim of Alleged Attempted Lynching Needs Justice
Society & Culture  (tags: lynching, incredible cruelty, inhumane treatment, crime, harsh penalties, society, Human Rights, Justice for victims, protection )

Kalliope
- 31 days ago - forcechange.com
Have investigation of possible hate crime conducted by state investigators instead of local police. An 8-year-old bi-racial boy was hanged in the small town of Claremont, New Hampshire. As he turned purple and his feet kicked in an effort to survive,...
Protect Journalists and Activists From Deadly Militants PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection )

Anna
- 113 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect human rights advocates from deadly and violent militants.
Restore Women's Right To Withdraw Consent PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, PROTECTION )

Anna
- 114 days ago - forcechange.com
Women are being denied the right to change their mind during sex due to a decades-old North Carolina law. This law not only flippantly ignores the well-being and comfort of the women involved, but favors the rapist; many men have taken advantage of this
Tell Congress: Reject Extreme Cuts to Humanitarian Aid PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, aid, protection )

Anna
- 115 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Right now, lifesaving assistance to tens of millions of people is on the line. The President's fiscal year 2018 budget request slashes humanitarian aid by almost 50% during a time of unprecedented global needs. In the coming months, it will be up to
Stop the Mean-Spirited Rollback of Women's Healthcare! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: women, health, HEALTHCARE, protection )

Anna
- 118 days ago - sierra.secure.force.com
the healthcare plan passed through the House will roll back many of these important measures, putting women at risk.
28 Men in Bangladesh Arrested on Suspicion of Being Gay: Demand Justice PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection )

Anna
- 122 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
On May 19, 2017, 28 young men were arrested by security forces in Bangladesh while attending a regular social event known to be frequented by members of the LGBTI community. Police officers physically and verbally assaulted many of those present
Sudan: Release Human Rights Defender Facing Death Penalty PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, PROTECTION )

Anna
- 122 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Dr Mudawi bravely spoke up for families fleeing violence in Sudan, as well as on many other human rights issues. Because of this, he is now in prison and is facing the death penalty.
U.N. Secretary-General: Address Human Rights Violations in Egypt PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection )

Anna
- 125 days ago - forcechange.com
Urge United Nations head to end silence regarding widespread human rights abuses by the Egyptian government.
Stand Against the Permitless Gun Carry Bill in Wisconsin PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, violence, guns, protection )

Anna
- 127 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Permitless gun carrying puts everyone in the community at risk by allowing just about anyone to carry a loaded gun in public places, no questions asked.
Don't Cut Human Rights Officers From the United Nations PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection )

Anna
- 128 days ago - forcechange.com
DonâEUR(TM)t cut the number of human rights officers serving the United Nations.
Demand Toba Pulp Lestari (TPL) Keep Its Promises to Respect Human Rights PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, protection, land, rights, suffering )

Anna
- 130 days ago - ran.org
Sign the petition to demand that Toba Pulp Lestari (TPL) keep its promises to respect human rights by resolving its conflicts with communities and actively supporting the return of community-owned lands.
Protect Net Neutrality! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection )

Anna
- 137 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Net Neutrality may be repealed, which would allow internet providers to police themselves.
Stop Condoning and Enabling Domestic Violence in Romania PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, violence, protection )

Anna
- 140 days ago - forcechange.com
RomaniaâEUR(TM)s failure to protect or even acknowledge victims of domestic violence is a long-standing problem, and the European Court of Human Rights found that it violated articles of the European Convention on Human Rights, which prohibit discrimination,
Urge Your Representative to Protect Funding for Child Care PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, PROTECTION, children, funding )

Anna
- 143 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Urge your member of Congress to show support for helping more families have access to affordable child care by support robust funding for Child Care Development Block Grants.
Support the Anti-Lunch Shaming Act PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, PROTECTION )

Anna
- 146 days ago - addup.org
More than half the school districts in country practice lunch shaming tactics when studentsâEUR(TM) parents havenâEUR(TM)t paid for their lunch. Tell your members of Congress to support the Anti-Lunch Shaming Act!
 

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