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Children Should Be Students, Not Soldiers
World  (tags: children, war, military, petitions )

Freya
- 16 hours ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
The military use of children takes place all over the world. The 2014 annual report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict presents information about grave violations committed against children in 23 country situations.
Demand Justice for Landless Families in Brazil!
World  (tags: Brazil, activism, protests, landless people, injustice, murder, petitions )

Freya
- 14 days ago - act.grassrootsonline.org
On April 7 two members of the Landless Workers Movement (MST) were murdered and seven others were wounded. They were all members of the Dom Tomas Balduino encampment.
Young Tibetan Woman at Risk of Forced Medical Operation
World  (tags: humanrights, women, petitions, Amensty International )

Rose
- 25 days ago - amnesty.org.au
The more people we have taking action for Dolma, the more chance we have of protecting her from torture or forced medical operations.
EU: Stop Arm Sales to Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: Saud Arabia, Yemen, Middle East, violence, war, weapons, humanitarian crisis, petitions )

Freya
- 77 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
They bomb schools, hospitals, even wedding parties. What Saudi Arabia is doing in Yemen is disgusting - and they're doing it with weapons they buy from Europe, the US, and Canada. But in just a few days we can stem the flow of weapons to the Saudis.
DROP THE CHARGES AGAINST ANDY HALL NOW
World  (tags: asia, humanrights, freedoms, activists, petitions )

Rose
- 109 days ago - walkfree.org
Human rights activist Andy Hall will soon find out if he faces time in prison for reporting on labour rights abuses in
SEC. KERRY: SANCTION SAUDI ARABIA!
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, human rights, sanctions, petitions )

Freya
- 115 days ago - codepink.org
We, the undersigned, call on United States Secretary of State John Kerry to immediately impose sanctions against the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia due to their systematic, ongoing and egregious violations of religious freedoms.
Tell Canada to Cancel Arms Deal With Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: Canada, Saudi Arabia, human rights, deals, trade, arms, petitions )

Freya
- 117 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Canadian government is proceeding with a controversial $15 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia even as it publicly condemns Riyadh for a mass execution of 47 people, including a dissident Shia Muslim cleric.
Say NO to TTP!
World  (tags: TPP, Trans Pacific Partnership, treaties, corporations, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 125 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Every one of the 12 TPP countries still has to ratify the deal before it goes into force, which means there's still a great chance for us to stop it. And so we're not going to stop fighting until this deal is dead and buried.
Stop the $1.29 Billion Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: war, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, petitions )

Freya
- 148 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia has led an airstrike campaign in Yemen that frequently targets residential neighborhoods and civil infrastructure, resulting in thousands of civilian deaths.
Amnesty International : Save the Palestinian Poet and Artist Ashraf Fayadh
World  (tags: arts, poetry, poets, Saudi Arabia, human rights, petitions )

Freya
- 162 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Fayadh is being sentenced to death after had been jailed for more than 22 months in the Saudi city Abha without clear legal charges beyond "insulting the Godly self" and having "ideas that do not suit the Saudi society."
Stop Arming War Criminals
World  (tags: weapons, arms, military, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, refugees, war crimes, petitions )

Freya
- 182 days ago - forcechange.com
Weapons provided by the United States to Saudi Arabia-led coalitions have been used to commit war crimes in Yemen, according to Amnesty International. The U.S. backed Saudi forces have declared cities filled with tens of thousands of Yemeni civilians...
United for Iran: Safe Activism. ACTION
World  (tags: Iran, Safe Acivism, petitions, human rights, students, freedoms )

Nancy
- 224 days ago - united4iran.org
For active (some closed) petitions... http://united4iran.org/category/acti on/petitions/
Make Big Oil Publish What They Pay and Put An End to Secret Deals
World  (tags: Big Oil, donations, contributions, corruption, poverty, petitions )

Freya
- 275 days ago - oxfamamerica.org
In the last 5 years alone, the oil industry should have paid more than $1.5 trillion to governments of some of the poorest countries on earth. Where did it go?
Mozambique Council of Ministers: Don't Approve Agricultural Plan That Displaces Farmers!
World  (tags: Mozambique, Africa, farming, agricultural, petitions )

Freya
- 341 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Mozambique is mulling a plan to lease 240,000 hectares of prime farmland to investors to grow crops for export, threatening to displace more than 100,000 local residents, activists and academics said, citing a leaked document.
10-Year-Old Rape Survivor Must Be Allowed a Life-Saving Abortion
World  (tags: Paraguay, women, girls, reproductive rights, petitions )

Freya
- 359 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
The life of a 10-year-old girl who is pregnant after being raped by her stepfather is in danger. Despite the high risk this pregnancy poses and her mother's request, Paraguayan authorities have denied her access to a safe abortion.
 

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