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Rescind Pakistan's Blasphemy Law and Save Asia Bibi!
World  (tags: violence, world, religious persecution )

Teresa
- 315 days ago - act.watchdog.net
In July 2009, Muslim extremists attacked mother-of-five Asia Bibi for openly practicing Christianity. Please, join us in calling on Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to pardon Asia and rescind 295c.
PETITION - Make Violence Against Women An International Priority
World  (tags: World, International Violence Against Women Act, PETITION )

David
- 171 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
To Rep. Ed Royce, chair of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. I am a supporter of CARE, and I am writing to urge you to support H.R. 3571--the International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA). Please help pass the International Violence Against Women Act
PETITION - End Inhumane Treatment of Refugees in Australia NOW!
World  (tags: world, australia, refugees, ethics, HUMAN RIGHTS! )

David
- 264 days ago - communityrun.org
PARLIAMENT: Your petitioners believe that current practices of mandatory and indefinite detention of asylum seekers are harmful, ineffective and unnecessarily costly, and are inconsistent with human rights and Australia's own professed immigration values.
Germany Is Struggling to Ban Neo-Nazis
World  (tags: world, politics, Gemany, neo-Nazis, news, europe )

Cal
- 210 days ago - globalpost.com
A series of hate crimes has prompted the authorities' bid to disband the far-right National Democratic Party. But it won't be easy.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Denounce Anti-Semitic Actions in Ukraine - ForceChange
World  (tags: Ukraine, anti-Semitism, freedoms, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, news, society, world )

Cal
- 121 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop pro-Russian forces from distributing anti-Semitic literature in Ukraine
TAKE ACTION: Enough Is Enough: Take A Stand Against Sexual Violence
World  (tags: violence, women, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', war, society )

Beverly
- 310 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Stand with millions of women and men around the world in demanding an end to the epidemic of sexual violence.
ASK ITALY TO DROP CHARGES AGAINST SOLDIER WHO SAVED A DYING CAT
World  (tags: EU, Barbara Balanzoni, Ente Nazionale Protezione Animali, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, cats, ethics, humans, investigation, law, pets, protection, rescued, society, sadness, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', europe, freedoms, HumanRights, world )

Desanka
- 245 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The soldier Lieutenant Barbara Balanzoni would be sent to military court because she was trying to the save the life of a dying cat. Ente Nazionale Protezione Animali suport this dedicated soldier, who was doing what was in her heart: SAVING A LIFE!
TAKE ACTION NOW! ETHIOPIA: Stop Development From Destroying the Traditional Lifestyle of Tribal Population
World  (tags: politics, humanrights, society, world, NATIVE RIGHS, DEVLEOPMENT, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, government )

Cal
- 332 days ago - forcechange.com
In the Lower Omo Valley, in the southeast of Ethiopia, tribes are being restricted from using the resources of the land to support themselves. The very same dams that will power irrigation systems to generate the production of lucrative crops such as suga
Stop Peru's Deadly Gas Project ACTION
World  (tags: indigenous people's rights, society, uncontacted indians, world, Peru, humanrights, conflict )

Nancy
- 209 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Uncontacted Indians' lives are held hostage by many greedy projects across the globe. Here's a way to get involved.
Famed Syria Crusader Castle Survives Fierce Battles
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, society, war, Syria )

Cal
- 157 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The army seized the medieval fortress on Thursday after fierce fighting in the nearby village of Al-Hosn in central Syria, routing rebels who had captured it in July 2011.
MARCH 8--INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY 2014: Women Still Walk Two Steps Behind in Arab World
World  (tags: world, politics, womens rights, Arab World, society, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, government, freedoms )

Cal
- 172 days ago - ipsnews.net
In much of the Arab world, women's participation in the labour force is the lowest in the world, according to the United Nations, while women in politics are a rare breed both in the Middle East and North Africa.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Iraqi Christians.
World  (tags: world, politics, society, iraq, ISIS, violence, religious persecution, middle-east, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 17 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Whereas much of the nation of Iraq is overrun by the terrorist group know as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, and Whereas they threaten all Christians who live under their rule with execution unless they convert to Islam
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Justice for Egyptian Woman Victim of Police Brutality
World  (tags: world, politics, women's rights women, news, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights )

Cal
- 254 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
An Allegation this serious must be properly investigated and examined by a just legal system to have justice served.
Yet Another Fallout From GMOs: No More Monarch Butterflies?
World  (tags: world, humanrights, GMOS, MONARCH BUTTERFLIES )

Rose
- 326 days ago - sustainablebusiness.com
This year, every siting of a Monarch butterfly - and indeed, butterflies in general, has been precious because there have been so few. In fact, Monarchs are at their lowest population levels in decades and a major culprit is widespread planting of
Indonesia's Forest Communities Victims of 'Legal Land Grabs'
World  (tags: palmoil, rainforests, indigenous rights, land grabs, world, politics, news, world, politics, news, society, violence )

Cal
- 284 days ago - ipsnews.net
Indonesia's rainforests are facing "legal land grabs", allege NGOs. Its ancient communities are finding that their ancestral lands are slipping into the hands of foreign companies for oil palm cultivation, as demand for the product grows in Europe, India
 

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