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Stop FGM in Indonesia ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, FGM, protection, suffering )

Cher Away
- 107 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
In Indonesia, 2 million girls have their clitoris cut every year. The government has signed international conventions banning it, but the cruel practice continues. It'll take a massive outcry to stop girls being mutilated -- together we can do it!
Protect Female Students in Indonesia From Virginity Tests! - PLEASE SIGN!!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: education, freedoms, government, women, rights, politics, religion, ethics )

Monica
- 317 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to Muhammed Rasyid, an Education Chief in South Sumatra, virginity tests "protect children from prostitution and free sex." Mr Rasyid's plans would require young women aged from 16 to 19 to have their hymen checked every year until graduation.
Tell Your Senators to Help Save Women's Lives ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, violence, women, protection, environment )

Cher Away
- 21 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
there's now important legislation in the Senate that will strengthen our nation's domestic violence laws and help save women's lives. The Protecting Domestic Violence and and Stalking Victims Act would prohibit stalkers and all domestic abusers
Ban Child Marriage Now - PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, child, crime, death, ethics, politics, rights, violence, women )

Melania
- 300 days ago - avaaz.org
An 8 year-old girl, Rawan, just died after being raped by the forty year-old man she was forced to marry. In Yemen, it is legal for a grown man to marry a child of any age. But in days, we can outlaw child marriage in Yemen.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Jelena Radovanovic You Rock
Society & Culture  (tags: JELENA RADOVANOVIC, Care2, justie, ethics, government, freedoms, politics, society, women )

Cal
- 96 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
you are awesome!you are leading in all petitions!animal activist,enviroment activist!!YOU ROCK...
Ask the Yemeni Government to End Forced Child Marriage ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, forced marriage, protection, rights )

Cher Away
- 236 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
At the age of 8, Rawan was sold by her parents into a marriage with a man five times her age. The injuries her young body sustained from her "wedding night" resulted in her death, and her story has sent shockwaves throughout the world.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Judge: Treat Sexual Assault as a Serious Crime
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, women, society, safety, rape, crime )

Beverly
- 233 days ago - credomobilize.com
Show that you believe that rape is a serious crime by vacating Austin Smith Clem's original sentence, and giving him a meaningful punishment for the felony sexual assault of a vulnerable family friend that he could easily intimidate.
TAKE ACTION: JUSTICE FOR DAISY: Stop the Maryville Coverup
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, women, society, politics, ethics, crime, corruption )

Beverly
- 263 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
No one should get away with raping a 14-year-old girl just because of his powerful family connections.
12 Ridiculous Anti-Woman Myths From The Dark Ages That Conservatives STILL Believe
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, culture, dishonesty, education, family, freedoms, law, media, politics, religion, rights, society, world, women )

Kit
- 265 days ago - addictinginfo.org
Have you ever been reading or watching a report about a conservative man who said something so incredibly backwards that you swore he was living in the Dark Ages? Well, you're not so very far from wrong.
President Karzai: Reject New Law That Silences Women in Afghanistan ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, law, environment, protection, Afghanistan )

Cher Away
- 153 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The bill is now in the hands of President Hamid Karzai, who we urge to not sign the new criminal procedure code.
Stand With Afghan Women Fighting for a Better Future ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, environment, protection )

Cher Away
- 119 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.
Speak Up Against Sexual Assault on College Campuses ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, sexual assault, protection, college )

Cher Away
- 320 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
One in four women experience rape or sexual assault on college campuses, and over half don't report it to anyone. Stand with organizations like One Student and support these victims -- help them speak out and get help!
Saudi Court Tells Girl Aged EIGHT She Cannot Divorce Husband Who Is 50 Years Her Senior
Society & Culture  (tags: Saudi, Muslims, Islam, girls, girls sold, violence, women, rights, sadness, rights, safety, religion, family )

Ge
- 332 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A Saudi court has rejected a plea to divorce an eight-year-old girl married off by her father to a man who is 58, saying the case should wait until the girl reaches puberty. The divorce plea was filed in August by the girl's divorced mother with a
Demand Inquiry Into the Murders and Disappearances of Indigenous Women in Canada ! SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, violence, women, Canada, protection )

Cher Away
- 317 days ago - forcechange.com
Conduct a full and impartial inquiry into the murders and disappearances of indigenous women in Canada
   

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