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Petition: End the Beating of Women on Easter Monday.
World  (tags: europe, crime, violence, women, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, freedoms, HumanRights )

Glenn
- 6 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Don't make Easter Monday a day for domestic violence.
Petition - Facing Life in Prison for a Facebook Video
World  (tags: Imprisonment of Activists, Human Rights Violations, freedom of speech, Freedom of Expression, ethical concerns, releasing, politics, conflict, society )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - amnesty.org.au
In September 2016, Tadjadine Mahamat Babouri, commonly known as Mahadine, posted videos on Facebook. The videos accused the Chadian government and people close to it of corruption and misusing public money. He also complained about the economic crisis...
Petition: Demand the U.K. and U.S. Stop Selling Arms to the Brutal Dictatorship of Bahrain
World  (tags: bahrain, weapon sales, ethical concerns, conflicts, Human Rights Violations, protection of victims, prevention of armed violence, vulnerable minorities, responsibility, prevention of massacres )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
The same Monarchy Dictatorship in Bahrain has ruled since the 1800's. They are Sunni Muslim and the minority in a country that is 98% Shi'a. The Shi'a are disenfranchised, have no employment, are brutalized by the regime. I am asking the U.K. Parliament
Urge Your Members of Congress to Save Children's Lives
World  (tags: hunger, poverty, charity, foreign aid, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - action.savethechildrenactionnetwork.org
Legislation introduced in Congress - the Reach Every Mother and Child Act - would scale up effective health and nutrition programs to help more moms and kids survive and thrive.
Kris Kristofferson Arlo Guthrie and More Headlining Benefit for Native American Activist Leonard Peltier
World  (tags: Native American, Jessie Colter, Shooter Jennings, Leonard Peltier, Rita Coolidge, Arlo Guthrie, Kris Kristofferson, benefit concert, Oklahoma )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - billboard.com
2 days before President Obama left office he denied Native American activist Leonard Peltiers application 4 clemency that would have meant an early release from prison. That was the worst thing that Obama did said Native American musician Rita Coolidge
Why Is The US At War In West Africa"
World  (tags: africa, west Africa, Niger, US Green Berets, Secret War, conflict, death, humans, news, politics, society, usa, violence, war, world )

Fiona
- 1 day ago - informationclearinghouse.info
Editorial by Eddie Haywood. The October 4 killings of 4 US Green Berets in Niger provides a rare glimpse into the far-reaching American military operations throughout the African continent. This is a deadly secret war.
Petition - Stop the Murder of Journalists
World  (tags: india, journalism, murderer, investigations, freedom of the press, freedom of speech, harassment, discrimination, dishonesty, safety concern, security, Human Rights )

Kalliope
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect journalists from harassment and death in India. Two journalists were murdered in a single month in India, forcing others in the field to question their safety and security.
Petition - Tell Turkey to Stop Persecuting These Rights Defenders and Unconditionally Release Them.
World  (tags: turkey, human rights abuses, Human Rights Violations, Imprisonment of Activists, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, Freedom of Information, ethical concerns, fair treatment, politics, society, releasing )

Kalliope
- 2 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
The Istanbul 10 have dedicated their lives to defending the rights of others. They speak out for freedom, fighting for everyone in Turkey to be treated fairly. Every day that they are detained, the people they speak up for are left more vulnerable to...
Petition - Save Spring Creek Valley
World  (tags: residential area, Wildlife Refuge, further developments, infrastructure, pollution control, Overcrowding, environmental impact, Wildlife conservation, prevention, protection )

Kalliope
- 2 days ago - communityrun.org
The Spring Creek Valley provides a vista of rolling hills, a flowing fresh water creek stocked with bream, year-round water access and a mature tree canopy for birds and shelter for wildlife. It is a delight to the eye. The creek flows gently out to...
Petition - Trump: Don't Turn Your Back on Puerto Rico
World  (tags: Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico, withdrawal, Humaneterian Aid, help needed now, struggles, Relief Efforts, ethics, empathy, obligations, Health issues )

Kalliope
- 3 days ago - forcechange.com
Don't remove first responders and other critical aid for storm victims in Puerto Rico. As hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans are struggling to survive in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, President Trump appears to be threatening to withdraw...
India Rules Sex With a Child Bride Is Always Rape in a Massive Win for GirlsâEUR(TM) Rights TAKE ACTION
World  (tags: child marriage, child bride, rape, girl's rights, supreme court, india )

Lone
- 5 days ago - globalcitizen.org
The Supreme CourtâEUR(TM)s landmark decision on Wednesday closed a legal loophole that has historically allowed perpetrators of rape to escape punishment. Take action: Tell world leaders to end child marriage.
ICAN | International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
World  (tags: world, GoodNews, goodnews, violence, war, conflict )

Glenn
- 7 days ago - icanw.org
Congratulations to them for winning the Nobel Peace Prize.
John Lennon Working Class Hero   video
World  (tags: Working Class Hero, John Lennon, Give Peace a Chance, birthday, musician, music )

Dandelion
- 9 days ago - youtube.com
Had he still been on his Earth Walk he would have been 77 years old. Thankful we still have his music, the many photos, and videos to remember him by and words to strive towards, such as Give Peace A Chance.
The Media Works For The War Machine   video
World  (tags: Lee Camp, Max Blumenthal, militarism, mainstream media, manufacturing consent )

Dandelion
- 9 days ago - youtube.com
Lee Camp and Max Blumenthal discuss corporate medias role in manufacturing consent for endless interventionist militarism and its effectiveness in smearing any voices that stray from such mainstream narratives.
 

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