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One-in-3 Women Experience Violence Worldwide: Help Make It None-in-3! ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, freedoms, crime, women, girls, VAWA )

Nancy
- 258 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
The International Violence Against Women Act (I-VAWA) would coordinate and improve existing U.S. foreign assistance efforts to stop this global crisis.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Denounce Anti-Semitic Actions in Ukraine - ForceChange
World  (tags: Ukraine, anti-Semitism, freedoms, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, news, society, world )

Cal
- 186 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop pro-Russian forces from distributing anti-Semitic literature in Ukraine
CONDEMN GAZPRON FOR CUTTING OFF GAS SUPPLIES TOTHE UKRAINE
World  (tags: freedoms, politics, war, conflict, ethics )

Patricia
- 137 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Gazprom has cut off all gas supplies to the Ukraine in an unprecedented move which although they claim are linked to non payments can be closely linked to the Ukraine declaration of independence from Russia. We must condemn this action.
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
- 310 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!
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
- 237 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! Demand Justice for Egyptian Woman Victim of Police Brutality
World  (tags: world, politics, women's rights women, news, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights )

Cal
- 319 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
An Allegation this serious must be properly investigated and examined by a just legal system to have justice served.
TAKE ACTION NOW! KENYA: Please Sign This Petition Before the Last Home Is Torched
World  (tags: indigneous rights, forced evictions, World Bank, Kenya, government, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, freedoms, conflict, violence, society, politics, world )

Cal
- 261 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Heavily armed police just burned 1,000 homes to the ground to force indigenous families out of the Kenyan forest where they've lived for centuries.
TAKE ACTION NOW: AUSTRALIA: Sacred Aboriginal Land in NSW Is About to Be Decimated By New Zealand Sandmining Company 'Roc
World  (tags: world, politics, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, indigenos rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', government, ethics, conflict, humanrights, freedoms, society )

Cal
- 298 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A New Zealand company 'Rocla Sandmining' is planning to build a mine on an Aboriginal Women's Fertility Rites Songline and Teaching Place. This Songline is part of the Sacred Dreaming Track, and its destruction would destroy with it tens of thousands of y
Scotland, Please Don't Go
World  (tags: politics, news, society, Scottish independence from the UK, UK, freedoms, world )

Cal
- 206 days ago - globalpost.com
As Scottish support for independence grows, the English scramble to woo back their northern neighbors.
I Was a Modern-Day Slave in America
World  (tags: slavery, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, ethics, usa, society, world, violence, news )

Cal
- 343 days ago - money.cnn.com
Hundreds of thousands of people are held as modern-day slaves in America. Many are forced laborers working as housekeepers, dishwashers, or in door-to-door sale
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Let the Afghan Government Silence Women and Girls
World  (tags: humanrights, world, society, violence, WOMEN'S RIGHTS, women's rights, politics, freedoms, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, news )

Cal
- 265 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Afghan Parliament has passed a law that would effectively silence women and girls who are attacked by family members by banning them from testifying against anyone they are related to...no matter how horrible the crime.
Why Do Conservatives Hate Pope Francis So Much? Just Read These 20 Quotes
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, Pope Francics )

Kit
- 322 days ago - addictinginfo.org
Since becoming the newest pontiff on March 13, 2013, Pope Francis has had a lot to say. His words are literally moving the Catholic Church from what has been a right-wing dominated institution toward a more liberal one.
The Disturbing Truth About Forced Child Weddings Around The World ACTION
World  (tags: children, girls, future women, family, culture, humanrights, freedoms, abuse )

Nancy
- 237 days ago - takepart.com
"They have very high hopes for the future. They dream of being doctors. They dream of being pilots," said Agnes Odhiambo, a researcher at HRW's Women's Rights Division, "but the environment in which they live in does not always enable those dreams to come
Map: How 35 Countries Compare on Child Poverty (the U.S. Is Ranked 34th)
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, death, ethics, freedoms, politics, society, violence )

Kit
- 307 days ago - washingtonpost.com
A new report by the United Nations Children's Fund, on the well-being of children in 35 developed nations, turned up some alarming statistics about child poverty. More than one in five American children fall below a relative poverty line-->
Ask Your Government to Speak Up for Tibet ACTION
World  (tags: Tibet, China, human rights, world, conflict, freedoms )

Nancy
- 148 days ago - freetibet.org
Their courage and resilience deserves the support of the global community. China must not be allowed to believe that the world will turn a blind eye to its illegal occupation and shameless abuse of human rights. (change name of your country in letter)
 

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