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Petition to G20 Leaders Unite For Tibet
World  (tags: Tibet, China, G20 Summit, HumanRights, freedoms )

Roger
- 44 days ago - e-activist.com
China's failed policies have created a human right crisis in Tibet. We believe there is a diplomatic solution if governments collectively pressure China to build a solution for Tibet Please sign before next week summit in Brisbane !
One-in-3 Women Experience Violence Worldwide: Help Make It None-in-3! ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, freedoms, crime, women, girls, VAWA )

Nancy
- 309 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
- 237 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
- 187 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
- 361 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
- 288 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! 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
- 312 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
- 349 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
- 257 days ago - globalpost.com
As Scottish support for independence grows, the English scramble to woo back their northern neighbors.
The Disturbing Truth About Forced Child Weddings Around The World ACTION
World  (tags: children, girls, future women, family, culture, humanrights, freedoms, abuse )

Nancy
- 287 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
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
- 316 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.
Stand With Nigeria: Stop Water Privatization! ACTION
World  (tags: water privatization, human rights, Nigeria, freedoms, world, government )

Nancy
- 48 days ago - act.stopcorporateabuse.org
Time and again -- in the Philippines, Indonesia, India, and other countries around the world -- we've seen water privatization projects fail. Now, we need to stop water privatization in Lagos, Nigeria -- the largest city in Africa.
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
- 357 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
- 198 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)
Kalahari Bushmen Unite to End Oppression
World  (tags: world, politics, indigenous rights, humanrights, Kalahari Bushmen, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms )

Cal
- 360 days ago - theecologist.org
Representatives of the Basarwa or Bushman peoples of Botswana will make 2014 the year to step up their fight to end structural oppression of their communities.
 

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