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Take Action! - Give a Home to SAS Hero Bob
Society & Culture  (tags: Bob curry, SAS, veteran, petition, Hereford, army, England, council )

Scooby
- 5 hours ago - change.org
HERO Bob Curry served in the British Army and the SAS for 17 years
PETITION -- Stop Child Labour
Society & Culture  (tags: Child Labor, Human Rights, children, education, family, government, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - change.org
Child Labour is a significant social and human rights issue, affecting more than 152 million children from all over the world. Child Labour is mentally, physically and socially harmful to children that interferes with childrenâEUR(TM)s education
Tell Congress: Protect Victims of Sexual Harassment and Assault!
Society & Culture  (tags: sexism, chauvinism, resistance, women, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - petitions.signforgood.com
We're in the midst of a watershed moment. Every day, more courageous survivors come forward to share their stories of sexual harassment or assault in the workplace. But still far too many victims feel unable to come forward out of fear of losing their...
URGENT! Request to Grant Asylum Status to Vietnamese Human Rights Activist Nguyen Quang
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, freedoms, government, rights, safety )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - change.org
Human rights activist, Nguyen, is an advocate human rights for the Vietnamese people, he was afraid of being persecuted upon returning to Vietnam
Oppose Trump Nominee Howard Nielson
Society & Culture  (tags: nominees, courts, homophobes, petitions )

Freya
- 22 hours ago - act.pfaw.org
Howard Nielson is a Trump nominee for the federal district court in Utah, and is beyond the pale in terms of his unfitness for a lifetime appointment. His record is beyond flawed, and it is shocking that he was nominated.
Petition-Women Deserve To Be Paid Equally To Men! - The Hunger Site
Society & Culture  (tags: women, income inequality, society, government, law )

Nita
- 1 day ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Let's thank and support Representative DeLauro for her fight to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act and convince those who oppose it that our support will outnumber them!
2018 Women's March Locations
Society & Culture  (tags: women, protests, demonstrations, activism )

Freya
- 1 day ago - feminist.org
If you're free this Saturday, join one!
Petition-Cutting Meals On Wheels Hurts Elderly And Low Income Americans - The Hunger Site
Society & Culture  (tags: elderly Americans, hunger, income disparity, society, health )

Nita
- 1 day ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
The Trump Administration's proposed budget cuts advise eliminating community development block grants, which many of our country's Meals on Wheels programs rely on for support, placing our country's most vulnerable citizens at great risk.
Enrich Your Vocabulary With a Word Appropriate for These Days: Kakistocracy
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, vocabulary, kakistocracy )

Evelyn
- 5 hours ago - en.wikipedia.org
A kakistocracy is a system of government which is run by the worst, least qualified, or most unscrupulous citizens. The word was coined as early as the 17th century.
Lend Your Voice to Support Syrian Children - The Hunger Site
Society & Culture  (tags: children, war, education, health, freedoms )

Nita
- 1 day ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
By signing this pledge, you will support a five-point plan to help build a better future for Syria's children.
Turkish Trash Collectors Built a Library of Discarded Books - TAKE ACTION : Call on USAID to Support Global Education
Society & Culture  (tags: library, discarded books, turkey, trash collectors, curbside, ankara, sanitation crews, public library, literature, culture, interesting, education, society )

Lone
- 6 hours ago - globalcitizen.org
After months of rescuing discarded books from curbside refuse piles throughout Ankara, the Turkish capital, sanitation crews created a public library stocked with 6,000 pieces of literature
Sign Now to Defend All Protesters' First Amendment Rights
Society & Culture  (tags: demonstrations, activism, protests, marches, human rights, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 19 hours ago - actionnetwork.org
On January 20, 2017, police arrested more than 200 people protesting Donald Trump's inauguration, in conjunction with property damage committed by only a handful of people.
Deportation
Society & Culture  (tags: family, deportation, immigrants, rights, sadness )

Ingrid
- 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sad, Disgusting, Angry.
FRIDAY ART CAT: Federico Barocci (1535-1612)
Society & Culture  (tags: frederico barocci, cats, drawings, culture, celebrity, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - katzenworld.co.uk
Barocci has perfectly captured the attitude of the cat sleeping âEUR" the head looks heavy on the surface, with the cat deep in sleep. He has used red and black chalk on paper, rendering a soft powdery effect so good at depicting a cat.
âEUR~Pro-LifeâEUR(TM) Must Encompass More Than Opposition to Abortion | Religion News Service
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, religion, activists, death )

Glenn
- 14 hours ago - religionnews.com
They must oppose capital punishment and euthanasia as well.
PETITION - DEMAND Myanmar Release These Journalists
Society & Culture  (tags: Myanmar, lawyers, family, journalists, reuters, prison, corruption, ethics, freedoms, government, humans, law, media, politics, safety, society, world )

Lone
- 26 minutes ago - act.amnestyusa.org
Two Reuters journalists are facing up to fourteen years in prison for reporting on the Rohingya crisis in MyanmarâEUR(TM)s Rakhine state. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were arrested in December, and held without access to lawyers, family members ...
   

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