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Justice for Children Allegedly Tortured in Juvenile Detention Facility
World  (tags: Australia, children, brutality, cruelty, petitions )

Freya
- 64 days ago - forcechange.com
Children are being tortured and abused at a juvenile detention center in Australia's Northern Territories, reports claim. Footage from the "Four Corners" investigative program shows children bound and kept in solitary confinement.
TAKE ACTION: Free Five Young Palestinian Activists From Political Detention
World  (tags: palestine, media, news, middle-east, Palestinian prisoners, samidoun, petitions, political detentions, Free activists, occupation of Palestine, prisoners, Oslo Accords, Palestinian Authority, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms )

Jess
- 95 days ago - change.org
Five Palestinian young men, Basil al-Araj, 33; Mohammed Harb, 23; Haitham Siyaj, 19; Mohammed al-Salamen, 19; and Ali Dar al-Sheikh, 22, are currently imprisoned
EIGHT YEARS IN PRISON FOR SUFFERING A MISCARRIAGE
World  (tags: women, reproductive rights, miscarriage, Argentina, Latin America, South America, injustice, prison, petitions )

Freya
- 124 days ago - amnesty.org.au
A 27-year-old woman by the name of Belen is serving an eight year prison sentence in Argentina following a court's ruling that she was guilty of murder after suffering a miscarriage in a public hospital.
Children Should Be Students, Not Soldiers
World  (tags: children, war, military, petitions )

Freya
- 150 days 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
- 165 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
- 175 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
- 228 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
- 259 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
- 265 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
- 267 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
- 275 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
- 298 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
- 312 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
- 332 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
- 374 days ago - united4iran.org
For active (some closed) petitions... http://united4iran.org/category/acti on/petitions/
 

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