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Petition - Teach Human Rights in Schools
Society & Culture  (tags: schools, teachings, education, Human Rights, compassion, respect, Ethical Treatment, privilege, opportunities, accessibility, preventive behaviour, society )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Make human rights a required part of school students' curriculum. Students in India are not taught of the history, lessons, and importance of human rights. This must end. Students across the country are urging the government to make human rights...
Make Paid Family Leave A Guarantee For ALL Working Families
Society & Culture  (tags: working class, insurance, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - theliteracysite.greatergood.com
The United States is one of the few first-world countries without a national policy for paid family leave. That must change.
PETITION - Cancel the Semester
Society & Culture  (tags: semester, ontario colleges, students, strike culture, education, humans, rights, society )

Lone
- 1 day ago - change.org
Students are unhappy and unheard. We DON'T want half a semester. We want a fresh start and a refund.
TAKE ACTION: Oppose Trump FCCâEUR(TM)s Plan to Destroy Net Neutrality and the Open Internet
Society & Culture  (tags: internet censorship, usa, freedoms, censorship )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - savethenetfromtrump.com
Oppose Trump FCCâEUR(TM)s plan to destroy net neutrality and the open internet Time is running out before TrumpâEUR(TM)s FCC and Big Cable destroy net neutrality âEUR" but we can still stop them.
An âEUR~Underground RailroadâEUR(TM) in New York Is Helping Refugees Flee the US - Wit a TAKE ACTION Tweet
Society & Culture  (tags: Underground Railroad, New York, buffalo, refugees, fleeing US, asylum, canada, safety, americans, abuse, corruption, environment, government, freedoms, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - globalcitizen.org
Above all, Vive embodies the paradox of asylum in North America âEUR" countries of safety that go to great lengths to deny safety to those who most need it, forcing refugees to evade the very judicial bodies that are supposed to protect them
Supreme Court Rules Law Student Who Turned Life Around Can Take Bar Exam
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, education, women, SupremeCourt, supremecourt )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
This former drug addict has done everything to turn her life around âEUR" and even though the bar denied her, the Supreme Court backed her up.
Harrison Ford Rescues Woman From Car Crash
Society & Culture  (tags: rescued, goodnews, GoodNews, celebrity, hero )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - firerescue1.com
A hero on and off the screen.
A Billion People - Buy Nothing Day
Society & Culture  (tags: holidays, shopping, greed, revolts, revolutions, protests. resistance )

Freya
- 12 hours ago - abillionpeople.org
The more trivial, vulgar and banal holidays become, the more acutely one senses the approach of something uncanny and terrifying.
Facebook (Still) Letting Housing Advertisers Exclude Users By Race
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, ethics, family, freedoms, government, law, media, rights, sadness, usa, Facebook, housing advertisers, racism, Propublica, discrimination, discrimination, exposed )

Ricardo
- 14 hours ago - propublica.org
After ProPublica revealed last year that Facebook advertisers could target housing ads to whites only, the company announced it had built a system to spot and reject discriminatory ads. We retested and found major omissions. In February, Facebook...
   

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