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Fix Congress' Broken System for Reporting Sexual Harassment and Assault
Society & Culture  (tags: women, rape, crime, sexism, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
The House passed bipartisan legislation to reform this biased system months ago, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is holding the bill hostage in the Senate. That is unacceptable.
Inaction Got Us Here. It's Time To Protect Our Children
Society & Culture  (tags: children, kids, violence, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
The statistics don't lie; as many as 90 Americans are killed every day in violent incidents of gun violence. Among those, many are school children, not yet old enough to vote or join the military.
PETITION - Defend Our Salmon
Society & Culture  (tags: salmon. B.C. wild pacific salmon. jobs, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - safesalmon.ca
Our wild Pacific salmon are a public treasure. They are elemental to who we are as British Columbians, and we will not let them slip away. Healthy wild salmon populations support thousands of jobs and bring us together as British Columbians
MoveOn Petitions - We Can Stop Private Prisons
Society & Culture  (tags: private prisons, corruption, government, income disparity )

Nita
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
For-profit companies are making a killing from our broken prison system -- raking in billions from longer and harsher confinement that disproportionately locks up Black folks and immigrants. <br />
Don't Let Jeff Sessions Block Survivors From Getting Asylum | UltraViolet
Society & Culture  (tags: asylum seekers, Domestic abuse, sexual violence, Jeff Sessions )

Nita
- 19 hours ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
Trump's attorney general, Jeff Sessions, wants to reverse a longstanding practice of granting asylum to refugees running from domestic and sexual violence.
Disabled Man Is Inundated With Job Offers After Holding Sign on the Road Asking For Work
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, culture, ethics, education, humans, interesting, internet, rights, news, society, disabled, job offers, Australia )

Ricardo
- 1 day ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
This manâEUR(TM)s determination for a job has finally paid off after a photo of him on the side of the road was shared to an Australian community Facebook page. After moving from Brisbane to Mackay three weeks ago in order to be closer with his family..
In 30 Years, Only 17 Women Won Sexual Harassment Claims Before Wall StreetâEUR(TM)s Oversight Body
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, women, violence, sadness, society, usa, rights, crime, ethics, culture, government, humans, law, news, FINRA, Wall Street, sexual harassment, court )

Ricardo
- 1 day ago - theintercept.com
For victims of sexual harassment on Wall Street, the case of Kathleen Mary OâEUR(TM)Brien was a bad omen. In 1988, OâEUR(TM)Brien, then a stockbroker at Dean Witter Reynolds, filed the earliest sexual harassment case we could find in a public database....
Homeless Girl Scouts in NYC Are Out to Sell 12,000 Boxes of Cookies
Society & Culture  (tags: girl scouts, girls, homeless, homeless children, fundraising, fundraiser, nyc, new york city )

Joanna
- 1 day ago - good.is
Based in New York City, Troop 6000 is a group of homeless Girl Scouts founded just over a year ago. The troop held its first-ever cookie sale this week, and we're so happy to share that they absolutely crushed their initial goal of selling 6,000 boxes.
Prince's Opioid Death Brings No Criminal Charges!
Society & Culture  (tags: Prince Rogers Nelson death, accidental overdose, fentanyl, opioids )

Animae
- 8 hours ago - thefix.nine.com.au
A 2-year investigation into the death of Prince failed to determine where he obtained a counterfeit painkiller laced with fentanyl, resulting in no criminal charges, a Minnesota prosecutor said on Friday.
Feminist and Trans Advocates Are Fighting the Trump Administration's Discriminatory Policies Together
Society & Culture  (tags: feminism, women's rights, LGBT, trans rights, activism, reproductive rights, transgender )

Katherine
- 1 day ago - msmagazine.com
In their rush to enshrine religion-based discrimination in federal policy, Trump administration officials at the Department of Health and Human Services may have inadvertently discarded the right-wing playbook of divide and conquer...
Justice for Our Indian Daughters ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, girls, rape, India, environment, protection )

Cher
- 7 hours ago - change.org
It is hard to believe that people have lost humanity and are supporting the rapists just because they are Hindu or Muslim. It matters not what religion the rapist is from or what religion the victim was from, what matters is that no rapist has a religion
Pope Francis Comforts Boy About His Late Father | POPSUGAR Moms
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, child, religion )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - popsugar.com
All Christians should answer the question that way.
TAKE ACTION: Sign the Petition to Fox News: Fire Sean Hannity for Blatant Conflict-of-Interest
Society & Culture  (tags: Fox "News", alt-right, propaganda, ethics, safety )

Dogan
- 12 hours ago - dailykos.com
Sign the petition to Fox News: Fire Sean Hannity for his blatant conflict-of-interest.
We Are Born Creative Geniuses and the Education System Dumbs Us Down, According to NASA Scientists
Society & Culture  (tags: creative, education System, schools, ruling class, common people, culture, children, education, humans, world )

Lone
- 10 hours ago - ideapod.com
âEURoeThe reasoning for this is not too difficult to apprehend; school, as we plainly call it, is an institution that has historically been put in place to ultimately serve the wants of the ruling class, not the common people.
Activism Is Hard. Do It Anyway.
Society & Culture  (tags: activism, society, culture, protest, do something, Moms Demand Action, democracy, gun control, USA, America )

Katherine
- 12 hours ago - linkedin.com
It's been an exhausting 15 months for progressive-minded activists and volunteers. Mounting a resistance to attacks on our Democracy, the Constitution, the Rule of Law is an all-day, every day slog for many of us. But we have to. There is no alternative.
SCARRED FOR LIFE Horrifying Moment Thug Squirts Acid Over Model Resham KhanâEUR(TM)s Face Through Car Window in 21st Birthday Attack
Society & Culture  (tags: police, uk, culture, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world, crime )

Frank
- 10 hours ago - thesun.co.uk
Rehsam Khan and her cousin Jameel Muhktar, 37, were sat in a car in Beckton, East London, when thug John Tomlin chased them down and hurled the liquid through a window
VIDEO - Natalie Portman to Skip Award Bash Over "Events in Israel"
Society & Culture  (tags: Natalie Portman, award, israel, actress, jewish nobel, award ceremony, americans, arts, celebrity, culture, humans, ethics, politics, society, world, violence )

Lone
- 10 hours ago - cbsnews.com
U.S. actress Natalie Portman, this year's recipient of a prize dubbed the "Jewish Nobel," has pulled out of the June awards ceremony in Israel because of extreme distress over recent events in the country, the Genesis Prize Foundation said
Spring Fundraising Time at CKUA Radio a Musical Gift to The World!
Society & Culture  (tags: media, GoodNews, music, radio, fundraising, public radio, online radio, singer/songwriters, folk music, Blues Music, jazz music, classical music, country music, world music, education )

Bob
- 2 hours ago - yagotta.ca
CKUA.com broadcasts in the Canadian province of Alberta. They are also are online. yagotta.ca supports CKUA which is listener supported radio and has programming for a wide range of music. CKUA supports singer/songwriters
Australian Mining Companies Must Uphold the Rights of Women ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, rights, mining, environment )

Cher
- 40 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
Women are disproportionately impacted by mining, facing entrenched poverty, gender-based violence, loss of livelihoods, health problems, and increased unpaid work.
   

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