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Tell the Nobel Committee: Pressure Peace Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi to Stop Genocide
World  (tags: ethnic cleansing, genocide, human rights, crimes against humanity, hypocrisy, petitions )

Freya
- 7 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Even as you read this, Burmese government soldiers are perpetrating a genocide on the Rohingya - a Muslim minority in Buddhist-majority Myanmar, also known as Burma - including horrors sickening even to imagine.
End "Anal Tests" Once and for All
World  (tags: LGBTQ rights, Africa, Tunisia, injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 14 days ago - go.allout.org
The Tunisian Government has recently committed to ban "anal testing," a traumatising form of sexual assault used by authorities to find "evidence" of someone's sexual orientation.
Urge Your Members of Congress to Save Children's Lives
World  (tags: hunger, poverty, charity, foreign aid, petitions )

Freya
- 34 days ago - action.savethechildrenactionnetwork.org
Legislation introduced in Congress - the Reach Every Mother and Child Act - would scale up effective health and nutrition programs to help more moms and kids survive and thrive.
Egypt: Stop Cracking Down on the LGBTQ Community!
World  (tags: Egypt, Middle East, LGBTQ, homosexuals, lesbians, transsexuals, bisexuals, persecution, petitions )

Freya
- 43 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
After officials arrested numerous LGBT people in Egypt, human rights advocates have become increasingly concerned that abuses in this staunchly religious country may soon escalate.
Tell Congress: Help Puerto Rico, Not Wall Street
World  (tags: disasters, hurricanes, relief, petitions )

Freya
- 45 days ago - act.credoaction.com
More than a week after Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, millions of American citizens there are still without electricity and reliable access to basic necessities like food and water.
Sign the Petition: Lift Shipping Restrictions and Help Puerto Rico
World  (tags: disasters, hurricanes, relief, Hurricane Maria, petitions )

Freya
- 49 days ago - act.boldprogressives.org
Congress must indefinitely lift foreign ship restrictions on Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands to help get aid to the islands as soon as possible.
Sign the Petition: Demand Congress Act Quickly to Help Puerto Rico
World  (tags: disasters, relief, aid, Puerto Rico, hurricanes, petitions )

Freya
- 53 days ago - dailykos.com
Almost a week after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, 3.5 million Americans are without power, drinking water, food, medicine or medical care - and Trump has done absolutely nothing to help.
Tell Congress: Pass Emergency Funding & Waive the Jones Act for Hurricane Maria NOW!
World  (tags: disasters, relief, humanitarian crisis, hurricanes, petitions )

Freya
- 53 days ago - action.momsrising.org
The situation is dire. Almost a week after Hurricane Maria, Americans are experiencing what has been described as a full-blown humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Families are in desperate need of help.
TELL CONGRESS: FIGHT CORRUPTION AND POVERTY
World  (tags: poverty, corruption, fossil fuel, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 298 days ago - secure3.oxfamamerica.org
We have just learned that our leaders in Congress are trying to use an obscure legislative move to undo an important anti-corruption law designed to shine a light on payments from oil, gas, and mining companies to foreign governments.
Justice for Children Allegedly Tortured in Juvenile Detention Facility
World  (tags: Australia, children, brutality, cruelty, petitions )

Freya
- 481 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
- 512 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
- 541 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
- 567 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
- 581 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
- 591 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.
 

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