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Petition: Stop Flint Residents From Having To Pay For Toxic Water
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flint water crisis, toxic contamination, responsibility, water quality standards, water costs, accountability, prevention of further pollution, Restore Act, protection )

- 7 days ago -
I am outraged that citizens of Flint Michigan are being forced to pay for toxic water. I am asking all concerned citizens who believe this is an outright disgrace to sign this petition so that these citizens will not only, be free of paying for a...
PETITION - Prevent Overprescription of Opiod Painkillers
Health & Wellness  (tags: medical treatments, opioid painkillers, prescription drug abuse, prevention of addiction, responsible behaviour, overdosing, risks, safety, protection )

- 7 days ago -
Addiction to opiates and overdoses resulting from opiod use are on the rise in the U.S., with many of these addictions stemming from the use of prescription painkillers. In 2013, 1.9 million Americans suffered from substance abuse related to opiod...
PETITION - Help End HIV Epidemic With Better Education
Health & Wellness  (tags: HIV infections, health care, education, cultural practices, Hygiene Practice, Preventive care, risks, safety, protection )

- 7 days ago -
The Maya people are at a greater risk of HIV for a variety of reasons-a lack of education, different cultural practices, rising migration, and a history of poverty all contribute. Migrants are three times more likely to get HIV. The state is also...
PETITION - Spread Awareness of ADHD in Women
Health & Wellness  (tags: ADHD disorder, ADHD Treatment, raising awareness, huge suffering, stressful situation, overwhelmimg support, safety healthcare, society, social stress, Anxiety attacks, proper care, Prevention and Control, protection )

- 5 days ago -
The number of women aged 26 to 34 using medicine to treat ADHD rose 85 percent from 2008 to 2011, but it remains almost surely under-reported, according to clinical psychologist Dr. Ellen Littman. "Girls are being told still by pediatricians and...
PETITION - Tell the Federal Trade Commission: Fight Big Pharma Monopolies
Health & Wellness  (tags: Big Pharma monopolies, affordable medicines, chronic diseases, proper health treatment, Health Care for all, costs of drugs, Preventive Medicine, protection )

- 2 days ago -
In late January, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced an investigation into hedge fund speculator and "Pharma Bro," Martin Shkreli. But if they think one investigation will bring down drug prices, they are making a huge mistake.
PETITION: FACEBOOK Must Be Accountable For Crimes Committed On Their Pages!
Science & Tech  (tags: facebook )

- 33 days ago -
Several Facebook websites contain graphic pictures, videos & general gore depicting boiled, roasted, or hanged pets, dogs being drug behind cars & gruesome dog fights all of which have no educational value..
PETITION - Don't Create Loads of New Electronic Waste
Science & Tech  (tags: new technologies, electronic waste, sustainable technology, headphones, Consumer behavior, Recycling Waste, business )

- 31 days ago -
Mountains of e-waste could be created if the rumors that the iPhone 7 will have a new, non-standard headphone jack that doesn't work with normal headphones are true. In order to privately listen to music or sound on their new phones, consumers will...
PETITION - #TakeCTRL of Your Data
Science & Tech  (tags: personal data, data safety, Social Media Networking, controling information flow, prevention of data misuse, stronger protection, legal limits, higher privacy protection, Data Security, data selling )

- 17 days ago -
Every day, your personal data gets swept up - by location trackers, email and social media apps, and the devices and third party software that you use at school, work, or home. And right now there are too few legal limits protecting you from how your...
Demand Action for Navajo Water Crisis
Offbeat  (tags: Demand Action for Navajo Water Crisis, Native Americans, nativie american interesting )

- 2 days ago -
Target: Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency! Goal: Respond to the water crisis in the Navajo Nation caused by decades of uranium mining!
Justice for Child Allegedly Beaten at Daycare
Offbeat  (tags: Justice for Child Allegedly Beaten at Da, Child Abuse, children )

- 2 days ago -
Target: Jeffrey L. Ashton, Florida State Attorney Orange & Osceola Counties! Goal: Prevent daycare director accused of beating a child in her care from working with children in the future, if convicted.
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