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American Muslim Convert Plotted to Bomb Americans
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Rahman
- 32 days ago - latimes.com
Yet another convert to Islam "somehow" got the idea that jihad has to do with murdering Infidels. There are no programs in mosques in the U.S. to teach why such a notion is un-Islamic. This led to him wanting to wage jihad.
Help Support Women and Families ! Stand With the National Partnership Today ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, rights, family, protection )

Cher
- 32 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
For more than four decades, we have fought for every major policy advance that has helped women and families -- including the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, key provisions in the Affordable Care Act, reproductive health
Stand With Afghan Women Fighting for a Better Future ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, environment, protection )

Cher
- 38 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Afghanistan is one of the worst places in the world to be female and violence against women and girls continues to be a major problem.
The Mountains Where Women Live as Men
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Albania, women, society, humans, interesting, freedoms, rights )

Carrie
- 40 days ago - gq.com
It began hundreds of years ago, deep in the Albanian Alps--an unusual tradition where women, with limited options in life, took the oath of the burrnesha. A pledge to live as a man. To dress like a man, to work like a man, to assume the burdens and the...
Demand Justice For Victims of Sex Crimes - No Matter How Long Ago They Happened ! SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, sex crimes, protection, rights, children, women, violence )

Cher
- 40 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Molested children often become troubled adults. The emotional damage they sustain sometimes haunts them all their lives. Unfortunately, some people believe that a sex crime that happened twenty years ago should be swept under the rug and forgotten.
Women Gain as Gender Gap 'Narrows'
Society & Culture  (tags: Gender Equality, Gender Equality, culture, dishonesty, education, freedoms, law, politics, religion, rights, society, women )

Kit
- 42 days ago - bbc.com
For five years in a row, Iceland has been rated the country with the world's smallest gender gap by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
Join Us as We Honor Women Who Are Righting the Wrongs of Poverty and Hunger.
Society & Culture  (tags: International Womens Day, women, society, hunger, activists, politics, activists, world, philanthropy, GoodNews, education, rights )

Cal
- 43 days ago - oxfamamerica.org
Every March 8, millions of people around the world celebrate International Women's Day. Here in the US, Oxfam supporters like you celebrate by raising awareness about women's efforts to overcome poverty and injustice.
Meet The Barbie With An Even More Perfect Body (TEXT and PHOTOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: women, girls, good news, Barbie, Lammily Doll, society, interesting, news )

Carrie
- 45 days ago - fastcoexist.com
The "Lammily" doll has the proportions of an average American 19-year-old. Can she beat Mattel for a slice of the toy market?
Stand With Malala and Fight for a Brighter Future for Women and Girls ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, girls, women, protection, rights, environment )

Cher
- 45 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The passion of girls like Malala, Chrystal and Fahmeeda is changing the world before our very eyes. It's time for the rest of the world to stand with them.
Passenger Tells Female Airline Captain: Bible Says Cockpit Is 'No Place for a Woman' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: women, pilots, society, culture, ethics, rights, freedoms, interesting, news )

Carrie
- 45 days ago - rawstory.com
A Canadian airline pilot said that she was shocked after receiving a recent note that cited the Bible as a reason flying airplanes were "no place for a woman."
Prosecution Against Marissa Alexander Now Seeks 60 Year Sentence
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, florida, corruption, culture, dishonesty, family, freedoms, government, Justice, law, media, news, politics, rights, safety, society, women )

Kit
- 47 days ago - samuel-warde.com
It's now reported prosecuting attorney, Angela Corey, will seek a triple sentence of 60 years against Alexander, for firing a warning shot in self-defense.
Make Violence Against Women An International Priority ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, protection, world )

Cher
- 48 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
One in three women worldwide has been raped, abused, forced into prostitution, or suffered some other form of violence. This is happening every day, in every country around the world--but those who commit these acts all too frequently walk away without
Urge Your U.S. Representative to Support the International Violence Against Women Act ! ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, girls, protection )

Cher
- 48 days ago - capwiz.com
Globally, one-third of all women will experience physical or sexual violence at some point in their lives. From domestic violence, to bride burnings, to rape as a weapon of war, the potential of too many women and girls is being threatened by gender
Pledge Your Support for Investment in Women ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, protection, poverty, environment )

Cher
- 49 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.
"Men's Rights" Activists Are Trying to Redefine the Meaning of Rape
Society & Culture  (tags: MRM activists, women, rape, rights, dishonesty, ethics, society, safety, violence, crime )

Carrie
- 51 days ago - newrepublic.com
The MRM's tirades and hijinks certainly don't meaningfully add to the debate surrounding the way we handle sexual assault. But to totally ignore the issues that they raise does not further a productive conversation.
 

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