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Protect Journalists and Activists From Deadly Militants PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection )

Anna
- 21 hours ago - forcechange.com
Protect human rights advocates from deadly and violent militants.
Sri Lanka: Stop Forcing Underage Girls to Marry PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: children, women, girls, marriage )

Anna
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Demand that Sri Lanka abolish the law that allows underaged girls to be married against their will.
Restore Women's Right To Withdraw Consent PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, PROTECTION )

Anna
- 1 day 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
- 2 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
Native American Lehman Brightman Who Taught And Made History Has Died
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American, Lehman Brightman, history, Professor, Wounded Knee, Alcatraz Island, Mt Rushmore, activist, historian, leader )

Dandelion
- 5 days ago - eastbaytimes.com
He was a Sioux and Creek activist and longtime East Bay college history professor who rebelled against the U.S. govts account of history. He took part in takeovers of Alcatraz Island and Wounded Knee helped organize the occupation of Mt Rushmore in 1971
Stop the Mean-Spirited Rollback of Women's Healthcare! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: women, health, HEALTHCARE, protection )

Anna
- 6 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.
Canada: Keep Your Promise to Fully Uphold the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights )

Anna
- 9 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Two thirds of First Nations in Canada have had to cope with unsafe drinking water over the past decade, often repeatedly and for long periods of time. The homicide rate for Indigenous women and girls is at least 4.5 times higher than all other women
28 Men in Bangladesh Arrested on Suspicion of Being Gay: Demand Justice PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection )

Anna
- 10 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
Ask African Leaders to Fight for Girls' Education PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, girls, women, rights )

Anna
- 10 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
If you believe all girls count, add your name and tell African leaders to act now.
Sudan: Release Human Rights Defender Facing Death Penalty PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, PROTECTION )

Anna
- 10 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.
Baby Allegedly Tortured With Hot Sauce and Fireworks Deserves Justice PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: children, ABUSE )

Anna
- 11 days ago - forcechange.com
Demand that man who allegedly put hot sauce in his babyâEUR(TM)s eyes and threw fireworks at her receive the maximum penalty under law.
U.N. Secretary-General: Address Human Rights Violations in Egypt PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection )

Anna
- 12 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
- 15 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
- 15 days ago - forcechange.com
DonâEUR(TM)t cut the number of human rights officers serving the United Nations.
Help Protect Children From Gang Violence in Central America PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, violence, gangs )

Anna
- 17 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
There is a silent crisis in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras that threatens an entire generation of children.
 

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