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The Latest Frontier in America's Civil Rights Battle: Restrooms
Society & Culture  (tags: LGBT rights, civil rights, politics, society, government, family, law, culture, americans, rights, freedoms )

Cal
- 7 days ago - cbsnews.com
A delicate constitutional question flared up this past week: Do transgender people have the right to use the restroom they feel is right?
Woman, 72, Whose Family House Was Stolen Through Deed Fraud Has No Right to Sue
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, crime, corruption, dishonesty, environment, ethics, family, government, law, news, police, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, women, usa )

Frank
- 10 days ago - nydailynews.com
An elderly Manhattan woman whose family homestead in Queens was stolen through deed fraud has no right to sue the city or the City Registrar for damages, a Queens judge ruled Friday.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Punish Boys Who Allegedly Set Jewish School Bus on Fire
Society & Culture  (tags: anti-Semtiism, crime, law, children, ethics, law, safety, society, rights )

Cal
- 12 days ago - forcechange.com
Punish five boys who set a Jewish school bus on fire in an alleged hate crime.
This Town Ran An Illegal DebtorâEUR(TM)s Prison For Years. Now It Has To Pay Back The People It Jailed.
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, government, rights )

Phyllis
- 17 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Colorado Springs will pay back destitute people it illegally jailed because they couldnâEUR(TM)t pay court fines, the city announced Thursday. The city will discontinue debtorâEUR(TM)s prison policy, which violated both the U.S. Constitution and a 2014 state law.
Tell Cam Edwards To Apologize For Insenstive Remarks About LGBT Community PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, LGBT )

Anna
- 27 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The National Rifle Association isn't exactly known for its cultural sensitivity, but recently one of its spokesmen went too far.
ANC: Recall Zuma, Clean Up South Africa *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, ethics, government, humans, politics, rights, society, world )

Frans
- 30 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Corruption eats at the heart of democracy, and South Africa is being hollowed from the inside. ItâEUR(TM)s time to stop this -- and that means President Zuma must go. ...
Discrimination Should Be Illegal PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, discrimination, LGBTQ )

Anna
- 33 days ago - addup.org
Love, tolerance and compassion: these are three principles that guide all of our actions, or at least they should.
Petition to Care2 to Add Tibet to Country List
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, tibet )

Elaine
- 36 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
This is a petition to Care2 to add Tibet to the country lists on the site. Tibet is an occupied country it is NOT part of China despite Chinese claims.
Task Force Accuses Chicago Police of Institutional Racism
Society & Culture  (tags: police, politics, racism, study, systematic racism, Chicago Police, Chicago Police Dept., society, culture, crime, americans, ethics, law, government, rights, safety, news )

Cal
- 39 days ago - cnn.com
Chicago is once again seething with rage after a deadly shooting by a police officer, the latest in a spate of violence that has strained relations between the community and law enforcement.
Tell Congress to Pass the Employment Non-Discrimination Act PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights )

Anna
- 42 days ago - sierra.force.com
Love, tolerance and compassion: these are three principles that guide all of our actions, or at least they should.
Tell Prime Minister Turnbull: Help End Child Marriage PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, rights )

Anna
- 47 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Did you know that childbirth is a leading cause of death for girls aged 15-19?
Support a Girl's Right to Learn! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, girls, education, rights )

Anna
- 48 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please take action to stand with Classroom Africa and the work that they do to expand education for girls in Africa.
Qatar Importing Slaves For World Cup? Amnesty Reveals Forced Labor In New Report
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, rights )

Angie
- 52 days ago - inquisitr.com
My life here is like a prison. The work is difficult, we worked for many hours in the hot sun. When I first complained about my situation, soon after arriving in Qatar, the manager said if you want to complain you can but there will be consequences.
Chomsky, Snowden, Greenwald on Privacy in the Age of Surveillance
Society & Culture  (tags: Rights, U.S., Big Brother, Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, Noam Chomsky, FBI )

Judy
- 58 days ago - commondreams.org
What is privacy and what is an individual's right to it?
 

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