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To Allow Native Americans to Use Their Native Names on Their Profiles.
Society & Culture  (tags: native americans, face book, profile, names, culture, petition )

Scooby
- 16 days ago - change.org
Many Native Americans are being forced to have their Legal Native American names removed and are being forced to use fake names because their real names were not acceptible to be used.
Petition: Ghana Police: Act Now To Save Children Smuggled Into Slavery!
Society & Culture  (tags: Child trafficking, Ghana, human trafficking and slavery )

Slava
- 16 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In Ghana thousands of children are trafficked into hazardous forced labour in fishing, mining, agriculture, prostitution or domestic servitude.[1] Denied their most basic rights, they are destined to join the estimated 193,100 Ghanaians living in modern s
Texas 'KKK White Christmas' School Official Posted Even Worse Things to Facebook
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, Americans, KKK, racism, ethics, society, education, culture, children, humans, law, safety, sadness, freedoms, family )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - rawstory.com
Hooks Independent School District board member Chris Harris apologized for posting the image, which showed a hooded Klan member with the caption, "I'm dreaming of a White Christmas."
We Still Fight for Eric Garner: PLEASE SIGN
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, ethics, crime, corruption, death, abuse, politics, rights, human rights )

Beverly
- 15 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
Demand that the DOJ make this case a high priority, bring federal charges against Officer Pantaleo, and investigate the NYPD policies and practices that led to the police killing of Eric Garner.
President Obama and US Attorney General Holder: Secure Justice for Mike Brown ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, racial profiling, racism, society, culture, ethics, abuse, police, law, humans, freedoms, safety, government, rights )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
On Aug. 9th, the nation was horrified to learn that Mike Brown was racially profiled and brutally killed by police as he walked down the street with a friend. His family called it an execution.
BREAKING: Grand Jury Won't Charge Cop Who Killed Eric Garner With Illegal Chokehold
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racial profiling, racism, society, culture, abuse, police, law, news, freedoms, dishonesty, ethics, crime, death, rights, sadness )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - thinkprogress.org
A grand jury voted not to file any charges against David Pantaleo, the New York Police Department cop who took the life of Eric Garner after putting him in a chokehold -- a maneuver banned by the police department.
The Rent Is Too Damn High -- And It Doesn't Have To Be
Society & Culture  (tags: Rents to High, real estate lobbies, Housing Act, Right To Rent, economic collapse )

Dandelion
- 15 days ago - billmoyers.com
There are a number of approaches to this very real problem. The real estate lobbies don't want changes, and, as with so many other bread-and-butter issues, the politicians have turned a blind eye to the problem.
Justice For Michael Brown - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Justice, Michael Brown, Eric Holder, Officer Darren Wilson, petition, 1st Amendment rights, protest )

Dandelion
- 14 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Enough is enough. Join us in demanding the Department of Justice brings federal criminal charges against Officer Darren Wilson and defends our 1st Amendment rights to protest until Michael Brown's killer is brought to justice.
Cleveland Officer Who Killed Tamir Rice Had Been Deemed Unfit For Duty
Society & Culture  (tags: Cleveland, Tamir Rice, Officer Timothy Loehmann )

Dandelion
- 14 days ago - latimes.com
The rookie Cleveland police officer who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice last month had been deemed unfit for duty at a previous police department and was in the process of being fired when he resigned from his post.
Children in the Crosshairs: The Emerging Battle Over Alaska's Native Children
Society & Culture  (tags: children, government, law, foster care system, native rights, family, ethics, society, politics, culture, abuse )

Cal
- 14 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Native children usually outnumber their non-Indian counterparts by a ratio of up to 9:1 in foster care in some parts of the United States
 
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