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PETITION ALERT: Ban Child Beauty Pageants in Australia ! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: children, welfare, girls, beauty pageants, australia )

Simone
- 1265 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
American- style beauty pageants which border on child abuse are being introduced in Australia. Let's make it clear that we do not want this. Beauty pageants are cruel, demeaning, and sexualising. Children need to be playing with their friends and family
ACTION ALERT: Demand Apology for Disabled Britons! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: parlimanet, england, apology, disabled britons, welfare, rights, protection government )

Simone
- 1283 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to conservative British Member of Parliament Philip Davies, disabled citizens of the United Kingdom should be paid even less than minimum wage. Davies, who refers to people with learning, developmental, and physical disabilities as
ACTION ALERT: Stand Up for Deaf Children's Services in the UK! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: deaf children, protection leglisation, welfare, government )

Simone
- 1297 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Across the country, authorities are cutting services for deaf children -- and many of them aren't being honest with parents about their plans. This means the help deaf children receive is determined by where they live, not what they need.
ACTION ALERT: HELP TO STOP THE INDIAN FARMERS SUICIDE! - PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: indian farmers, tragedy, suicides, monsanto, government, welfare )

Simone
- 1318 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
I should be begged for immediate intervention on the ever growing wave of suicides among farmers and Monsanto, which produces genetically modified cotton road. Over the past 16 years has put an end to his life as much as 250 thousand. farmers. Every 30
ACTION ALERT: Stop Government Abuse of Disabled Children in California ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, children disabled children, california, entitlments, protection, welfare )

Simone
- 1450 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Taxpayers are getting ripped off, and children are being abused: Billions of federal, state and local tax dollars are annually given to three governmental agencies in California (California Children's Services or CCS; Regional Center, and local school
ACTION ALERT: Help Sudan Stay Informed With Radios ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Society & Culture  (tags: sudan, families, human rights, radios, communications, welfare, freedoms, education )

Simone
- 1491 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
After decades of war, much of Sudan (the largest country in Africa) has little to no access to infrastructure and therefore no access to reliable information about government, human rights or peace talks.
ACTION ALERT: Save Asia Bibi ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Society & Culture  (tags: asia bibi, sentenced to death, cruelty, woman, religious beliefs, freedom, welfare )

Simone
- 1500 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We, the undersigned, express our grave concern at the lack of religious tolerance for minorities in Pakistan, especially protesting the sentencing of ASIA BIBI on November 7th 2010 to death by hanging for expressing her faith.
ACTION ALERT: Urge Congress to Pass the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act !!!
Society & Culture  (tags: congress, hunger free, act, legalisation, children, welfare )

Simone
- 1702 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
With so much food in America, why are nearly 1 in 4 American children at risk of hunger every day? The answer is simple: too many children across the country do not have access to the food they need.
ACTION ALERT: Protect Yourself and Others From Breast Cancer!!
Society & Culture  (tags: woman, welfare, health, screenings, breast cancer )

Simone
- 1834 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Women have been getting a lot of mixed messages about breast cancer screening. Health care professionals acknowledge the importance of early detection, but now studies are showing that women need not be tested between ages 40 and 50. So what's the right
Homeless Children Need Your Help ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: children, environment, homeless, protection, welfare )

Cher
- 1870 days ago - change.org
Homeless children need to be given stable homes as soon as possible because homeless children are more likely to commit crimes, contract a STD, have low grades in school, and commit suicide.
Play Feeding America's Online Trivia Game to Feed the Hungry ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, food, trivia game, Americans, family, welfare, hungry )

Cher
- 1966 days ago - change.org
Play our online trivia game, and for every question you answer correctly, you'll help provide 5 pounds of fresh food for someone who desperately needs it. That's because our generous partners at Kraft Foods will make a donation for every right answer!
L.A. County Files Detail Deaths of 14 Children
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, society, culture, children, neglect, welfare, sadness, violence, abuse, law, government, family, death, safety, rights, health, illness, investigation, protection, warning, risks )

Tom
- 2074 days ago - latimes.com
The family of a boy who died of multiple skull fractures was reported 25 times to child welfare officials; the mother was a known methamphetamine abuser. In other families, children died within months or even one day after a social worker's last visit.
When Granparents Are Left To Parent - Growing Issue
Society & Culture  (tags: Elderly, adults, childern, welfare, concern, economy, health concerns, medical issues, family, money )

RED
- 2714 days ago - clintonnc.com
He and his wife Delphine, 84, are responsible for taking care of two of their grandchildren, Shamara, 8, and Elijah, 7. "It is hard because we are both on fixed incomes," explains Delphine, "but, God has blessed us so far."
Welfare Penalty for 'Bad' Parents....................
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, waste, welfare, children, drugs, alcohol, gambling )


- 2733 days ago - theaustralian.news.com.au
ALL parents - black and white - who waste welfare money on alcohol, drugs or gambling, or do not send their children to school, will lose access to up to 40 per cent of their payments.
Toddler May Be Returned to Sex-Offender Dad
Society & Culture  (tags: adoption, placement, safety, welfare, child safety, sex-offendar, parental rights, adoptive rights, violence, abuse, crime, law )

Jo
- 2759 days ago - latimes.com
As the would-be adoptive parents of a 2-year-old foster child, Glenda and Roger S. thought they had prepared for everything.
 

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