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URGENT - PLEASE SIGN PETITION - TOTALLY SHAMEFUL - Native Children Racially Assaulted During Hockey Game - Barely Criticised By
Society & Culture  (tags: Rapid City, South Dakota, Lakota, American Horse School, Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, Allen, children, drunken men, insults, racism, beer )

Evelyn
- 341 days ago - change.org
This isn't good enough. Only 7 signatures calling for justice for 57 youngsters who were insulted and had beer poured over them, along with insults, when they attended a match - a prize for the best students ? And the Judge fined only one man - $500
SIGN MY PETITION! Government of Canada: Help First Nations Communities Grapple With High Youth Suicide Rates
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, cultural genocide, justice, high suicide rates, First Nations, Canada, human rights, government, ethics, crime, culture, world, society, children, education, dishonesty, activists )

Cal
- 73 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to a recent article from the Guardian suicide rates among First Nations youth are out of control, the product of deep poverty, official neglect and a hopelessness generated by severely overcrowded housing and unsanitary conditions
Help Support the Blackfeet Nation as They Fight for Water Rights ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: water rights, indigenous rights, Blackfeet Nation, northwest Montana )

Nancy
- 72 days ago - change.org
Protecting and preserving this sovereign right is fundamental not only to the Blackfeet Nation, but for other tribal nations as well. Stand united with the Blackfeet Nation and show your support!
Repeal Law That Severely Restricts Possessions the Homeless Can Own
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, homelessness, laws, injustice, California, Los Angeles, LA, petitions )

Freya
- 79 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
As though homeless people donâEUR(TM)t already own so few possessions, the city of Los Angeles just passed a law saying that the amount of things a homeless person can own must fit inside of a trash can.
PETITION : TWO SISTERS TO BE RAPED AS PUNISHMENT - DEMAND JUSTICE PLEASE SIGN & SHARE.
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, safety, petition to sign, women's rights, women, rape, ethics, teenagers )

Christine
- 304 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
Your eyes do not deceive you. An unelected all-male village council in India has ordered that 23-year-old Meenakshi Kumari and her 15-year-old sister are raped.
Native American Woman Who Spoken Out About South Dakota Foster Care Arrested
Society & Culture  (tags: South Dakota, Crow Creek Sioux Tribe, Native American children, foster care, family, culture, americans, human rights )

Nancy
- 314 days ago - redpowermedia.wordpress.com
Family members of a Crow Creek Sioux Tribe woman who has spoken out against South DakotaâEUR(TM)s handling of Native American children in foster care are questioning whether her arrest on a 13-year-old charge was politically motivated.
INSPIRING: She Invented a Coat to Help the Homeless In Brutal Winters, But Now It Has An Even Better Use
Society & Culture  (tags: inspirational stories, activism, making a difference, society, rights, politics, culture, activists )

Cal
- 218 days ago - rd.com
Veronika Scott's brilliant insulated overcoats double as sleeping bags. But they've also created new jobs and opportunities for some of the homeless people they were invented to help.
Petition : End Acid Sale - Make Love Not Scars
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, crime, dishonesty, violence, women, world, society, rights, law, government )

Monika
- 155 days ago - makelovenotscars.org
Come, sign the petition to join our cause. It is more urgent than ever before for our Government in India to ban over-the-counter sale of acid.
Save The Irish Fairyfolk Ringfort.
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, children, crime, culture, education, environment, ethics, family, government, humans, interesting, media, politics, rights, safety, society, world )

James
- 296 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tradition dictates that if you have a ringfort on your land, it is to be treated with respect, and not to be damaged, SAVE THE FORT and take your stand. Do not let them destroy an ancient site. We NEED YOUR voice.
Remove the Painting in the Baker County Courthouse Depicting the Ku Klux Klan and Other Divisive Imagery - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Baker County, Florida, Klu Klux Klan, mural, painting, Courthouse, petition, insensitive history, memorialized )

Dandelion
- 339 days ago - change.org
A mural in the Baker County Florida Courthouse shows horse backed hooded members of the Ku Klux Klan as apart of the historical perspective. This one sided insensitive history and lawlessness should not be condoned or memorialized in the halls of justice
PETITION - 3 Years Old Australian Toddler at Risk of Genital Mutilation
Society & Culture  (tags: children, rights, abuse, violence, ethics, child, safety, sadness, women, world )

Monika
- 179 days ago - change.org
A 3 year old Australian citizen urgently needs saving from female genital mutilation (FGM). SheâEUR(TM)s only a little girl - but her West African grandmother is insisting on cutting her genitals to adhere to a traumatic and outdated custom.
TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL THE US CONGRESS: Suport Native American Suicide Prevention Act HR 1599
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, ethics, NATIVE AMERICANS, PROBLEMS, SUICIDES, ALCOHOLISM, government, society, health )

Cal
- 137 days ago - change.org
Young teens and adults on many reservations have no guidance on proper life skills due to a poverished environment. Adolescent children see abuse, drugs, alcohol and crime in multi-generations and are looking for a way out
Tell Prime Minister Turnbull: Help End Child Marriage PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, rights )

Anna
- 83 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Did you know that childbirth is a leading cause of death for girls aged 15-19?
Criminalizing Mental Health - Petition   video
Society & Culture  (tags: mental illness, petition, illness not crime, incarceration, America, police training, death of disabled, death of mentally ill, mentally ill shot )

Dandelion
- 178 days ago - youtube.com
America is treating mental illness through incarceration and the price we are paying both in dollars and human capital is enormous. It is time to take action and start treating mental illness as a health issue, not a crime.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Cancel Columbus Day - It's Time to Celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day Nationwide
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, Cikumbus Day, Indigneous Peoples day, exploitation, history, native rights, culture, americans )

Cal
- 262 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
For nearly 80 years this nation has celebrated Christopher Columbus with a federal holiday in his name. Far from discovering America, Columbus represents slavery, genocide, and a history of exploitation that it is time to stop honoring.
 

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