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Petition - Urge Trump to Attend 'March For Our Lives' Against Gun Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: Trump, March For Our Lives, gun violence, School Shootings, armed people, gun control laws, banning, public safety, stronger regulations, stronger protection laws, prevention of gun violence, responsibilities )

- 1 day ago -
Attend the "March For Our Lives" in Washington, D.C. on March 24 and support students' efforts to end gun violence. Seventeen students and faculty members from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were killed on March 14th during a mass shooting.
Society & Culture  (tags: Workers rights, freedom of association, equal pay for equal work )

- 1 day ago -
Rise with us as we reclaim our freedom to come together in unions and fight for decent and equitable pay for our work, affordable health care, quality schools, vibrant communities and a secure future for all of us.
Stop This Cruel Proposal To Eliminate The Office Of Violence Against Women
Society & Culture  (tags: women, children, abuse, domestic violence, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Don't let President Trump rip away support for women and children who are victims of domestic violence.
Pass the Assault Weapons Ban NOW
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, violence, bloodbaths, mass shootings, petitions )

- 15 hours ago -
Since the ban expired in 2004, the Republican-controlled Congress has refused to reauthorize it, despite mass shooting after mass shooting in which assault weapons were the primary cause of carnage.
Sign the Petition: I Support the Kids at Parkland, and Deplore NRA Apologists Who Attack Them
Society & Culture  (tags: kids, children, students, massacres, Florida, guns, violence, firearms, petitions )

- 15 hours ago -
The Parkland, FL school shooting was an unspeakable tragedy that killed 17 students & teachers. The kids who survived this massacre are refusing to allow adult cynicism convince them that we will never pass gun safety reform.
Your Body? Your Choice ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: women, choices, abortion, rights, protection, Alberta Canada, NDP )

- 11 hours ago -
Every woman must be able to make her own health decision. Add your name if you agree.
Play Is The Highest Form Of Research: Don't Cut Creative Play For Students
Society & Culture  (tags: education, children, kids, entertainment, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Numerous studies have evidence suggesting play has considerable benefits for kids including boosting brain function, increasing fitness, improving coordination, and teaching cooperation.
VIDEO - Billy Graham, 99, Dies; Pastor Filled Stadiums and Counseled Presidents
Society & Culture  (tags: Billy Graham, dies, pastor, religion, television, radio, americans, death, culture, humans, obituary, society, world )

- 17 hours ago -
Mr. Graham spread his influence across the country and around the world through a combination of religious conviction, commanding stage presence and shrewd use of radio, television and advanced communication technologies.
Members of Congress Must Pledge to Reject Donations From the NRA and Gun Industry PACs!
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, firearms, violence, massacres, bloodbaths, lobbying, corruption, petitions )

- 15 hours ago -
Young people across the country are calling BS on adult excuses for failing to achieve any progress on gun safety. They are rising up to fight for their own safety and future, and calling on members of Congress to reject the NRA.
March For Our Lives
Society & Culture  (tags: firearms, guns, violence, massacres, bloodbaths, activism, protests, children, kids )

- 15 hours ago -
On March 24, the kids and families of March For Our Lives will take to the streets of Washington DC to demand that their lives and safety become a priority and that we end gun violence and mass shootings in our schools today.
Florida High School Students Stage Walkout To Protest Gun Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, violence, bloodbaths, massacres, firearms, protests, Florida )

- 1 day ago -
Now is the exact time to talk about gun control, say students from a high school near Parkland.
Florida LegislatorâEUR(TM)s Aide Is Fired After He Calls Parkland Students âEUR~ActorsâEUR(TM)
Society & Culture  (tags: florida legislator's aide, fired, parkland students, actors, abuse, americans, education, corruption, ethics, government, humans, politics, society, usa )

- 17 hours ago -
An aide to State Representative Shawn Harrison of Florida was fired on Tuesday after claiming falsely that two students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were âEURoeactors that travel to various crisis when they happen
Olympic Biathletes: 'Our Country Needs to Change' on Guns
Society & Culture  (tags: firearms, violence, gun control )

- 15 hours ago -
Members of the United States Olympic biathlon team, currently competing in PyeongChang, are not messing around when it comes to calling for America to change its gun laws.
KKK Groups Dwindle as White Nationalism Becomes 'Hip' in 2017: Report - ABC News
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, terrorism, usa, crime, racism )

- 9 hours ago -
It looks like the Klan is being wiped out by its own ideology.
TAKE ACTION / VIDEO 15 Ways You Can Help Syrian Refugees NOW
Society & Culture  (tags: syrian refugees, World Leaders, emergency funding, education, activists, children, freedoms, humans, society, world )

- 17 hours ago -
Pressure world leaders to provide emergency funding for education
Florida House Votes Down Motion to Take Up Weapons Ban With Douglas Students Present
Society & Culture  (tags: florida house, weapons ban, students )

- 17 hours ago -
On their first full day lobbying Florida lawmakers in Tallahassee to change the state's gun laws, students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School quickly learned change does not happen very fast in government, if at all.
Don't Take NRA Money!
Society & Culture  (tags: firearms, massacres, bloodbaths, violence, lobbying, corruption, petitions )

- 15 hours ago -
The NRA has spent hundreds of millions of dollars on elections and lobbying in the last decade. The vast majority of Americans want background checks and stronger gun regulations - and money from the NRA is a big reason nothing changes.
More Than Two Thirds of All Countries Corrupt, TI Report Says
Society & Culture  (tags: organized crime, Competitive edge, culture, cartels, crime gangs, economic corruption, money laundering, Shell companies, Drug protiits, crime profits, global corruption, public sector corruption, narco states, criminal investment )

Steven L
- 6 hours ago -
Transparency International (TI) has found that a majority of countries in the world can be called corrupt, with a clear link between high levels of corruption and little protection of the media and civil society groups.
American Christian Evangelist Billy Graham Dead at 99
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, death, obituary, religion, americans )

- 8 hours ago -
He was one of the few born-again Christians that didn't turn my stomach.

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