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Release Anti-Slavery Activists in Mauritania ! PLEASE SIGN ! !


Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, protection, slavery, activists )

Cher
- 1000 days ago - forcechange.com
Despite having their cases dropped in court, seven members of the anti-slavery group IRA Mauritania are still being detained on charges of offense to national security, contempt to good morals, and even the crime of Apostasy (rejection or relapse of



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. (0)
Monday August 6, 2012, 8:41 am
done
 

Carole Sarcinello (338)
Monday August 6, 2012, 8:46 am

Definitely signed! Thanks, Cher.

 

Gabriela C. (105)
Monday August 6, 2012, 12:54 pm
Absolutely signed. Thanks Cher!
 

Lauren Kozen (166)
Monday August 6, 2012, 12:59 pm
Signed. Thanks Cher.
 

Regina P. (79)
Monday August 6, 2012, 2:12 pm
Signed.
 

Dave C. (233)
Monday August 6, 2012, 2:58 pm
signed. thanks.
 

. (0)
Monday August 6, 2012, 3:47 pm
Signed and Noted.
 

Nyack Clancy (521)
Monday August 6, 2012, 6:11 pm
Signed- TY
 

Past Member (0)
Monday August 6, 2012, 11:34 pm
No brainer. Signed. I hope it helps.
 

Cal Mendelsohn (1028)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 12:00 am
Signed and noted--thanksCher
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (292)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 12:28 am
done TY Cher
 

Monica D. (580)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 12:30 am
Signed.
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (415)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 1:00 am
I cannot reach the petition for some reason but if I could I would certainly sign it.
 

Robert O. (12)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 1:23 am
Signed. Thank you Cher.
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 2:17 am
Signed. Thanks
 

Gustavo Gomes (5)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 4:24 am
Signed
 

Barbara Erdman (63)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 5:45 am
Noted and signed Cher :-0 Thanx
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 6:00 am
signed, TU Cher
 

Jennifer Ward (40)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 6:12 am
Gee, politics and religion not a good combo. Who would have guessed it,
 

Joe R. (190)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 7:18 am
Signed and noted.
 

Gillian M. (218)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 10:59 am
Who would have guessed that a Muslim country supports slavery!
 

Beth S. (337)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 11:39 am
Yes, unfortunately Islam actively condones slavery and, in these poor peoples' cases and others, apostasy from Islam is a capital offense.

Human rights and Islam are like oil and water.
 

Ludger W. (71)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 1:14 pm
noted, signed, ty
 

Stuart Thomas (518)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 1:44 pm
Noted, signed, and submitted. Thanks Cher.
 

Sarah G. (109)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 2:25 pm
signed, thanks
 

Ken L. (75)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 2:37 pm
Signed & Noted , Thanks Cher.
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 2:52 pm
Signed.
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 11:19 pm
Signing now Cheers Cher
 

Parvez Zuberi (7)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 12:11 am
signed and noted thanks
 

. (0)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 1:54 am
Signed and noted - ty Cher
 

Carol H. (229)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 4:39 am
signed and noted
 

Vivien Green (153)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 5:05 am
Signed and shared on FB Thank you Cher.

To learn more about Slavery in Mauritania and globally please visit
Slavery Today, a human rights group in Care2 and Facebook.
 

Sara W. (107)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 8:48 am
Signed.
 

(0)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 9:59 am
Signed and noted, thanks.
 

Esther Z. (96)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 7:11 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Arild Warud (172)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 1:55 am
Signed,TY Cher.
 

Michela m. (4035)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 7:35 am
S&N
 

Brenda Towers (0)
Saturday August 11, 2012, 12:35 pm
N&S
 

pam w. (139)
Saturday August 11, 2012, 3:16 pm
"Activist members of the group were arrested in April during a peaceful protest in Mauritania’s capitol city of Nouakchott, where they burned books written by Islamic scholars, renouncing the literature for its attempts to justify slavery in the region."

++++++++++++++++ These are VERY brave and committed people!
 

Rich Blue (72)
Saturday August 11, 2012, 3:33 pm
Signed.~
 

Jenny Dooley (830)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 6:15 pm
Signed and shared thanks Cher.
Thanks Vivien for promoting this in Slavery Today group.
 
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