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Tell Congress to Vote NO on HR 7's Abortion Ban
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, Congress, bills, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
The leadership of the House of Representatives couldnâEUR(TM)t get their colleagues to back an extreme nationwide abortion ban. So the night before the vote they switched to another bill that threatens womenâEUR(TM)s access to abortion by eliminating health...
This Is What Happens When We Lock Children in Solitary Confinement
Society & Culture  (tags: jail, prison, juveniles, corrections, solitary confinement )

- 2 days ago -
"That place mentally messed me up," a teen recalls of his 82 days in the hole. "I really wanted to die. I felt hopeless."
GOP Lawmaker: Minimum Wage Is for Teenagers and Minorities
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: minimum wage, jobs, wages, Republicans, Congress )

- 2 days ago -
It's mostly the same old Republican blah-blah-blah pretending that the workers making minimum wage and just above (but who would still get a raise if the minimum wage went up) are teenagers ascending some glorious ladder of opportunity.
12 Worst Ideas Religion Has Unleashed on the World
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Bible, Quran, war, violence, sexism, elitism, afterlife, Hell, sacrifice, suffering, pain, bigotry )

- 1 day ago -
Some of humanityâEUR(TM)s technological innovations are things we would have been better off without: the medieval rack, the atomic bomb and powdered lead potions come to mind. Religions tend to invent ideas or concepts rather than technologies, but like every
Invest in Repairing This Nation's Infrastructure!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: infrastructure, repairs, bills, Congress, petitions, bridges, roads, dams, trains, rails, power grid )

- 3 days ago -
In 2013, the American Civil Society of Engineers gave the U.S. a D+ grade on its infrastructure, estimating that $3.6 trillion in investment was necessary to fix the nation's highways, dams, rail and aviation systems, and more.
Texas Used Junk Science to Restrict Abortion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Texas, abortion, bills, laws, junk science, bullshit, anti-choice )

- 1 day ago -
The stateâEUR(TM)s experts liedâEUR"and they got caught.
Save the Black Tigers of Odisha
Animals  (tags: tigers, India, petitions, endangered species )

- 1 day ago -
Ask the Indian government to preserve these unique and beautiful animals.
Why the Toxic Myths Rich People Believe About the Poor Are So Dangerous
Society & Culture  (tags: income inequality, economic injustice, wealth, rich people, delusions, myths, misinformation )

- 1 day ago -
A new survey by the Pew Research Center recently found that the most financially secure Americans believe "poor people today have it easy."The rich are certainly entitled to their own opinions -- but, as the old saying goes, nobody is entitled to...
Tell BP: Enough Is Enough!
Environment  (tags: BP, oil spills, Deep Horizons, environmental disasters, pollution, petitions )

- 3 hours ago -
The 2010 BP oil disaster was one of the worst environmental disasters in US history. For 87 days, more than 200 million gallons of oil spewed into the Gulf of Mexico, contaminating beaches, killing wildlife and hurting local economies.
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