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Please Sign: Tennessee, Don't Criminalize Pregnant Women
Society & Culture  (tags: women's rights, prenatal drug addiction, Tennessee, health, punishment, National Advocates for Pregnant Women, Safe Harbor Act, Bill criminalizing pregnant women, drug addiction, punitive ineffective laws )

Susan
- 14 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tennessee just passed a bill that would charge women with assault or homicide for pregnancy complications connected to narcotics use. But the bill is so broad it could end up being used to prosecute women for any complication that occurs during pregnancy.
Let Pastor Feed the Homeless Without Paying $500 | Faithful America
Society & Culture  (tags: society, philanthropy, government, food, ethics, bizarre )

Jude
- 1 day ago - act.faithfulamerica.org
This is where the 'rubber meets the road'. A pastor is trying to feed the homeless in Birmingham, AL and the mayor insists that he pay the fee charged to vendors who sell food or he can't do it. Good petition for Easter time.
Please Sign: Ohio, Let Same-Sex Couples Marry at Home!
Society & Culture  (tags: Ohio, same-sex marriage, gay marriage, LGBT, recognizes out of state same-sex marriag, marriage at home banned, Judge Timothy Black, equal rights, discrimination, gay rights, family, freedom )

Susan
- 14 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Judge Timothy Black says Ohio must now recognize out-of-state same-sex marriages. The ruling still doesn't end the ban on same-sex marriage at home, but Black said earlier that this ban is demeaning to the "dignity of same-sex couples.
VIRAL ACTIO NEEDED Stop WK 2018 Russia
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, corruption, death, law, internet, media, murder, family, dishonesty, world, violence, society, politics, rights, sadness, safety, travel, news, killing, cruelty, death, dogs, cats, conservation, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, endan )

Kelly
- 1 day ago - yousign.org
we all know what happend in Sochi! 2000 dogs and cats'll be killed for the Olympic Games (Sochi 2014)! Please help to stop this for 2018 WK
Easter in the Destroyed Palestinian Village of Maalul- Photos
Society & Culture  (tags: Easter, 1948 expulsion of Palestinians, Israeli forces, Nazareth, Haifa, Yafaal-Naseriyye, illegal Israeli occupation, racism, ethnic cleansing, oppression, freedom of travel-worship, apartheid wall, Palestinian Christians, Maalultravel, sadness )

Jess
- 12 hours ago - maannews.net
Their forefathers were expelled from their homes in the village in 1948 by Israeli forces, and today hundreds of their descendants live in nearby Nazareth, Yafa al-Naseriyye, and Haifa.
Article In Egyptian Magazine: 'The Jews Can Rejoice In Their Holidays Only If They Eat Matza Laced With The Blood Of Non-Jews'
Society & Culture  (tags: Blood Libels, Jews, Passover, Egypt )

David
- 12 hours ago - memri.org
The Jews Use Blood in Their Passover, Purim & Circumcision Rituals, & In Acts of Witchcraft. Jewish Americans wrote stories about vampires in the 1970s, in order to disassociate themselves from the accusation.
The 'Murder Capital Of The Internet'
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Laura
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Please read and share.
British Woman May Face Execution in Iran for Insulting Islam Expatriates Persecuted
Society & Culture  (tags: Iran, death penalty )

David
- 11 hours ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
Iran does not recognize dual citizenships and considers all those who were born in Iran or to Iranian parents as Iranian citizens subject to its deadly Islamic penal code. One hundred and thirty-one offenses are punishable by death.
Palestinian University Students' Trip to Auschwitz Causes Uproar
Society & Culture  (tags: Palestinians, Auschwitz, Holocaust )

David
- 11 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Prof.Mohammed S. Dajani took 27 Palestinian college students to visit the Auschwitz concentration camp. Upon his return, his university disowned the trip, his fellow Palestinians branded him a traitor & friends advised a quick vacation abroad.
Harvard, Don't Deny Tenure to Professor Who Advocates for Sexual Abuse Victims
Society & Culture  (tags: Harvard, Kimberly Theidon, Advocate for sexual assault victims, retaliation, discrimination, equal pay sex discrimination, tenure, Title IX, education, university crime, cover up )

Susan
- 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Harvard Professor Kimberly Theidon stuck her neck out to help victims of sexual abuse who were denied proper support from the college. But for doing this advocacy work, Theidon says she was denied tenure and will lose her job.
The Other '1 Percent': On Refugees and Passover
Society & Culture  (tags: iSRAELI APRTHEID STATE, zionism, Racism/Bigotry, freedoms, Palestinian rights, hasbara, lies-propaganda, truthtelling, greed, landgrabs, theft, dispossession of Palestinian land-proper, thievery, end all us miltary aid to israel, Israeli crimes )

Jess
- 1 day ago - 972mag.com
When we look around us this Passover, we are not the ones in need of protection, and we are not the ones escaping slavery. Somehow Israel has missed this role-reversal.
Thom Hartmann: How America Killed Its Middle Class
Society & Culture  (tags: taxes, wealth, economic inequality, income gap )

Freya
- 18 hours ago - alternet.org
We're heading into a world that looks like a Charles Dickens novel.
Police Charge High School Student With Disorderly Conduct for Using An IPad to Prove He's Being Bullied
Society & Culture  (tags: education, bullying, schools, injustice, Pennsylvania )

Freya
- 18 hours ago - alternet.org
The teen sought proof that school administrators were ignoring his plight. So they had him arrested.
Matt Taibbi: The SuperRich in America Have Become 'Untouchables' Who Don't Go to Prison
Society & Culture  (tags: justice, wealth, untouchables, injustice, income gap )

Freya
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
Taibbi discusses his new book, "The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap."
Please Sign: Nebraska Schools, Correct Your Bad Anti-Bulling Advice!
Society & Culture  (tags: Nebraska Public Schools, Bullying, Anti-bullying flyer, forgiveness, Golden Rule, bully protection, students rights, education, safety, children )

Susan
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Zemen Elementary in Nebraska sent home a new flyer with some really bad advice. Though the intent might be to teach forgiveness and soften harsh punishments against children, the advice is not really what forgiveness is about and it could be dangerous.
Leaked Inspectors Report: UK Schools Discriminate Against Non-Muslims
Society & Culture  (tags: Children, Human rights, Religion, UK )

Ray
- 16 hours ago - rt.com
Schools in the UK city of Birmingham are discriminating against non-Muslim students, practice forced sex segregation and invite extremists to promote Islamic values among the children, says an official report leaked to The Telegraph.
Happy 420!
Society & Culture  (tags: 420, cannabis, politics, marijuana, society, culture, rights, activists, education )

Chycho
- 11 hours ago - chycho.blogspot.ca
"While reviewing this information, the most important thing to keep in mind is that those who consume cannabis are not criminals. They are our brothers and sisters, mothers and fathers, our grandparents and our children,..."
Kansas Families Complain About Michelle Obama Giving High School Graduation Speech
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, family, humans, interesting, politics, society, usa )

Carol
- 30 minutes ago - foxnews.com
TOPEKA, Kansas - If expanding the guest list to include Michelle Obama at graduation for high school students in the Kansas capital city means fewer seats for friends and family, some students and their parents would prefer the first lady not attend.
I Call Bullshit, Discrimination and Disgust
Society & Culture  (tags: Maternal Mental Health Contest, Natachia Barlow Ramsey, Postpartum Support International, Postpartum Psychosis, interesting, unusual, health, illness, interesting, humanrights, HumanRights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption )

Natachia
- 6 hours ago - survivingppp.com
Maternal Mental Health Contest Controversy, Discrimination and usurping. Internal activity within the fold and unethical practices lead to investigation into policy practices at Postpartum Support International.
Saudi Princesses Kept as 'Hostages' By King
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, family, freedoms, government, law, religion, rights, safety, sadness, politics, violence, women, world, ethics )

Shirley
- 56 minutes ago - news.ninemsn.com.au
The four princesses say their father King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz keeps them locked up for speaking out about the country's oppression of women.
   

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