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Petition - Declare Gender Violence Emergency in Mexico
Society & Culture  (tags: Gender Violence, abduction, sexually assaulted, murdered, Justice for victims, crime, rights, law, safety, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Declare a Gender Alert in the state of Puebla. Nineteen-year-old Mara Castilla was allegedly abducted, sexually assaulted, and murdered before her body was dumped in a ditch.
Equal Housing for Aboriginal Canadians PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: equal housing, aboriginal canadians, first nations, ethics, family, government, humans, rights, society, world )

- 19 hours ago -
We must continue to build the relationship with our First Nations, building trust and improving their conditions so that they have giving them the same resources and opportunities that every other
St. Louis Police Ripped for 'Alarming,' Unconstitutional Treatment of Demonstrators
Society & Culture  (tags: police, law enforcement, civil rights, protests )

- 15 hours ago -
Members of law enforcement and civil libertarians were strongly critical of the tactics and behavior of the St. Louis police department amid protests over the acquittal of a white officer in the 2011 shooting death of a black man.
Over 130 Dead After Powerful Earthquake Rocks Mexico, Collapsing Buildings - NBC News
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, death, natural disaster, mexico )

- 14 hours ago -
We must do what we can to help the people of Mexico.
Change.Org.Petition for a Gender Inclusive Inquiry Into Murdered & Missing Aboriginal Canadians
Society & Culture  (tags: Aboriginal peoples, culture, missing, inquiry violence, women, government, safety )

- 5 hours ago -
Petition to call for a gender inclusive inquiry into murdered & missing aboriginal canadians & the crisis of violence that afflicts Aboriginal communities nationwide.
Amnestyinternational.Tell Turkey to Free Amnesty Director Idil Eser & Other Rights Defenders
Society & Culture  (tags: Turkey, freedoms, human rights, government, law, violence, society, politics )

- 5 hours ago -
Every day these men & women risk their own safety to defend others.They speak out for peoples feedom,challenge injustices & fight for everyone in Turkey to be treated fairly.Take action
Amnestyinternational,Canada,Ha lt Site C
Society & Culture  (tags: Indigenous peoples, culture, respect, protection land, freedoms )

- 5 hours ago -
The construction of the SiteC dam would severely affect Indigenous communities in the flooding of an 80 k stretch on the floor of the peace River Valley unique ecosystem.Construction stated despite First Nation court challenges.Sign in support
Selling Fast Food Hamburgers In China, An Advertiser's Insight Into Consumerism
Society & Culture  (tags: consumerism, video, consumer culture, fast food, America, China, advertising, interesting, media )

- 4 hours ago -
On site there is a 14 minute video. This video is an amazing commentary on modern consumerism and its destruction of culture...with a new superficial culture. The video is worth watching. Please note and comment.

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