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Tell The ChildrenâEUR(TM)s Place: ItâEUR(TM)s Time to Pay Up! ACTION
Business  (tags: Rana Plaza, Bangladesh, business, The Children's Place, factory tragedycorruption, money )

Nancy
- 32 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
ItâEUR(TM)s been nearly two years since Rana Plaza collapsed in Bangladesh, but still major brands, including The ChildrenâEUR(TM)s Place, have refused to pay full and fair compensation to survivors and the families of victims.
The Lacy Act ACTION US
Environment  (tags: illegal logging, trees, forests, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, habitat, destruction )

Nancy
- 23 days ago - sierraclub.org
Under the Lacey Act, companies and individuals making major shipments of wood products into the United States are required to document the species and country of harvest of the wood products they import. Petition link on top of page...
Urgent ACTION: Stop the Bombs
World  (tags: Syria, bombing, White Helmets, violence, death, human rights, children )

Nancy
- 48 days ago - whitehelmets.org
These bombs are hurtled down from government helicopters and planes four miles up in the sky and land on markets, hospitals and homes. Within moments the White Helmets arrive to search for life in the rubble - fully aware that more bombs may fall on the-
Franklin Templeton: Stop Investing in Lethal Injection ACTION
Business  (tags: death penalty, Franklin Templeton, profits, innocence, big pharma, business, ethics, money )

Nancy
- 59 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Mutual fund Franklin Templeton is the largest institutional investor in a pharmaceutical company that is profiting from the death penalty.
Laws Affecting Marital Status ACTIONS
World  (tags: marital staus laws, freedoms, human rights, world )

Nancy
- 55 days ago - equalitynow.org
Sex discrimination in marital laws render women subordinate in many aspects of family relations before, during and after marriage. It also permits girls to be married when they are still children.
Tell Congress to Put An Expiration Date on Unconstitutional Bulk Surveillance ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, mass surveillance, government, privacy, Patriot Act, freedoms )

Nancy
- 78 days ago - demandanexpirationdate.com
It's gone too far, but on June 1, 2015, key provisions of the USA Patriot Act are set to expire âEUR" including a provision that the NSA claims lets it collect private data about all of our phone calls. It's illegal and ineffective, and it must stop.
Tell the USDA: No GMO Trees Without Public Approval ACTION
Environment  (tags: wildlife, environment, ecosystems, habitat, nature, trees, forests )

Nancy
- 75 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The potential threat to natural-ecosystems from GE trees is serious, and it shouldn't be taken lightly. National parks and other public lands could be severely threatened by unregulated genetic engineering of trees. Genetically engineered trees and...
The Slaughter And Consumption Of Dogs And Cats Must End In The USA --- PLEASE SIGN PETITION
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, cats, dogs, death, ethics, USA, meat trade, petition )

Lynn
- 88 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
The butchering of dogs for meat is not a problem solely found overseas. In the United States, 44 states allow dogs to be raised and sold for meat, with only Virginia, California, Hawaii, New York, Georgia, and Michigan having laws that prevent such ...
Brutal Rights Abuses at Upscale Sheraton Hotels ACTION
Business  (tags: Sheraton, Ethiopia, labor, human rights, intimidation, layoffs )

Nancy
- 85 days ago - iuf.org
Recently, workers at Sheraton hotels in Ethiopia and Maldives sought to exercise a basic human right: negotiate through their unions their employment terms and conditions. They got Sheraton management's full service abuse treatment - brutal mass dismissal
 
 
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