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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
- 157 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
- 85 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
- 36 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
- 209 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
- 297 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
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
- 136 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
- 218 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
- 160 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.
PETITION - Sign Now to Call for Equal Marriage Laws Across Australia - Abbott: "I Will Do Everything I Can to Stop GLBT Marriage
World  (tags: Australia, LGBT marriage, Obstructionist, Rabid Catholic PM, Human Rights, Freedoms, Ethics? )

David
- 284 days ago - allout.org
TO PRIME MINISTER ABBOTT AND AUSTRALIAN POLITICIANS: Please support laws that will give ALL Australians the freedom to marry. Support full marriage equality at federal, state, and territory level. Don't try to stop it with new laws or legal challenges.
Call on Turkey's Leadership to End Media Censorship ACTION
World  (tags: Turkey, journalism, censorship, humanrights, culture, freedoms, world, )

Nancy
- 358 days ago - theliteracysite.greatergood.com
Call for the release of Turkey's imprisoned journalists and new laws that codify the principles of a free press, putting an end to this de facto brand of state censorship.
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
- 197 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
- 105 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
- 242 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
- 164 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
- 221 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.
 

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