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Petitionhub, Yousign, Yousignanimals Are Okay, I Am Sorry for My Stupidity
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, apology, guilty, yusuf is stupid, yusuf was wrong )

Yusuf
- 9 hours ago - facebook.com
All 3 of these websites are just like any other activist/petition website and just as with any website it is important to be careful. I apologize for my extreme stupidity and inconsistency in comparing them with care2, change.org and avaaz
Please Sign Demand the MO. Bar Association Disbar Bob Murdoch
Society & Culture  (tags: Republicans, abuse, americans, corruption, crime, culture, death, ethics, freedoms, dishonesty, humans, law, media, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Jason
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Our social, liberal Constitution demands justice for the people. The Prosecutors job is to maintain lawful integrity. He did not.
Thank You | Camels, Llamas, and Sheep Abused in New York!
Society & Culture  (tags: society, suffering, wildlife, animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, abuse, abused, protection, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, law, sadness, environment, ethics, abuse, government )

Clare
- 15 hours ago - secure.peta.org
Please signed to help abused camels liamas and sheep in new York take a look at the way this and you will see no animal should be abused in this way this needs to stop
Stop Forced Sterilization of Low-Income Women in India PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, ethics, culture, corruption, government )

Jean
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
By 2030, it is projected that India's population will surpass China's. This is a cause for great concern for the nation, and India has already set up precautions. Unfortunately, these plans have violated the human rights of many Indian women, as those who
Save the Serengeti! | SumOfUs - PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: dishonesty, abuse, humans, animals, sadness, rights )

Jean
- 1 day ago - action.sumofus.org
The Tanzanian government plans to kick 40,000 Maasai people off their ancestral land to make way for a luxury big game hunting reserve. A section of the famous Serengeti plains, which teems with lions, leopards, elephants, wildebeest, zebra and buffalo,
Depleted Uranium Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: middle-east, war, pollution, radioactive materials, children )

Terry
- 18 hours ago - change.org
Petition ends Friday, please sign and share widely thanks. Petition urging UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond to Sign the United Nations Resolution on Depleted Uranium Weapons.
Let's All Take A Moment To Give Thanks For Our Pets
Society & Culture  (tags: family, dogs, humans, interesting, society )

Jean
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
With Thanksgiving right around the corner, The Dodo staff decided to take a moment to reflect on our furry family members and how thankful we are for their companionship.
Petition: Changing Global Attitudes to Sexual Violence - International Planned Parenthood Federation
Society & Culture  (tags: Changing, global attitudes, sexual violence, WOMAN RIGHTS, youth volunteer, Palestine, Amani, activists, education, crime, culture, freedoms, law, interesting, humans, religion, rights, society, safety, violence, world )

Susanne
- 22 hours ago - ippf.org
Amani is a youth volunteer in Palestine working with our local partner organisation. She is one of many young volunteers involved in theatre productions and talks which explain that women should not have to live with sexual harassment or assault and...
Stop Forced Sterilization of Low-Income Women in India
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, society, government, family )

Meenu
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Stop Forced Sterilization of Low-Income Women in India
Most White People in America Are Completely Oblivious - Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, ethics, crime, abuse, corruption, dishonesty, lies, war, freedoms, cover-up, usa, violence, women, freedoms, culture, humans, police, rights, religion, safety )

Wild
- 15 hours ago - alternet.org
Black people have to learn everything about white people just to stay alive. White people just don't get that Because it is a kind of racial Rorschach into which each of these cases--not just Brown but all the others, from Trayvon Martin to Sean Bell to
VICTORY VICTORY It's Unanimous! Salt Lake City Council Bans Carriages
Society & Culture  (tags: conservation, endangered, healthconditions, pollution, politics, humans, government, GoodNews, activists, americans, violence, society, health, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, cruelty, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering, GoodNews )

Kelly
- 10 hours ago - peta.org
IT IS ABOUT TIME, NOW ON TO NYC AND THE OTHERS. Update: The Salt Lake City Council has unanimously voted to ban cruel and dangerous horse-drawn carriages. It's high time for these cruel and archaic rides to come to an end. Watch out, New York City!
Solar Cooker Apexwave   video
Society & Culture  (tags: energy, environment, habitat, science, tech, children, family, fashion, freedoms, Good News, women, men )

Ruth
- 19 hours ago - youtube.com
'It is a solar cooker in sunny weather and an umbrella on rainy day. You can boil water, fry eggs, cook potatoes and dumplings, also and soup. It is also perfect for kids who like to learn about solar energy and it is ECO friendly.
Oprah Dazzled By Beautiful Butterflies (Who Just So Happen To Be Having Sex)
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, education, interesting, society )

Jean
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
As one of the most influential and trusted people in America, Oprah Winfrey sways popular opinion more than most. In other words, when she thinks something's amazing, the world takes notice.
Police Fired Tear Gas at Coffee Shop in St. Louis That Was Supposed "Safe Space" -- Twice
Society & Culture  (tags: Police, Human Rights, Ferguson, Police Brutality, Racism, St. Louis, Mike Brown, Amnesty International )

Judy
- 1 day ago - dissenter.firedoglake.com
MoKaBe's Coffeehouse plan to allow activists and protesters to use the coffee shop as a "safe space" had received attention when it infuriated people on the St. Louis CopTalk message board...
How to Cope With Your Difficult Family During the Holidays Without Going Mad
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, thanksgiving, stress, families, difficult people, coping tips, holiday stress, family )

Beth
- 23 hours ago - smyls.co.uk
The festive season often means we have to spend time with our nearest and dearest. But what do you do if your family are not exactly The Brady Bunch?
Success: Priests Arrested for Child Sexual Abuse
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Barbara
- 22 hours ago - forcechange.com
SUCCESS: Priests arrested for child sexual abuse in Spain but the Vatican law should be made in the world.
Justice Denied Once Again
Society & Culture  (tags: police, society, rights, civil rights, racism, police brutality, racial profiling )

Linda
- 1 day ago - socialistworker.org
DARREN WILSON got away with murder--and the American injustice system sent the message once again that Black lives don't matter. A grand jury wouldn't indict Mike Brown's killer, but the protests in Ferguson and beyond show the struggle will go on.
Police Deadly Shootings - White Police Officers on Unarmed African Americans
Society & Culture  (tags: government, ethics, Govtfearmongering, politics, news, activists, culture, crime, rights, violence, society, law, news, politics, police )

James
- 1 day ago - imagineaworldof.blogspot.com
Different legal process, comparing Ferguson to Charlotte - Charlotte NC has an upcoming trial, early next year, in a white police officers recent killing of a unarmed blackman, as same just had an auto accident and was seeking help. The differences, Tr
Are Scientists on the "Cusp of Knowing" How Weird We Are?
Society & Culture  (tags: world, culture, people, society, religion, politics, humans, freedoms, ethics, scientists, weird, cusp of knowing, astrobiology, Caleb Scharf )

Darren
- 20 hours ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
I'm writing this post for two reasons. One is to recommend a new book by Columbia astrobiologist Caleb Scharf (who also writes a terrific Scientific American blog, "Life, Unbounded"), and the other is to defend an old book of mine.
How to Talk to Other Parents About Having Guns in the House | TakePart
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, children, guns, law, news )

Jean
- 3 hours ago - takepart.com
Whether you're a parent who doesn't (and would never) own a gun or part of a family that loves hunting with a dozen weapons under lock and key, there's an awkward conversation worth having with other parents.
Efforts to Suppress Palestinian Activism on US Campuses Won't Work - See More at: Http://Mondoweiss.Net/2014/11/ Palestinian-Acti
Society & Culture  (tags: occupation of Palestine, end all US aid to Israel, now, academia, int'l Laws violations, Gaza siege, law, media, activists, americans, society, usa, freedoms, news, obituary )

Jess
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
It is here of course, in the battle for the sympathies of educated young Americans, where Israel has lost the most ground in the past fifteen years. -
He Ripped Their House Off the Grid and He's No Hippie: Tales of the Solar Middle Class By Mark Chediak Oct 29, 2014 7:00 PM CT
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, men, women, children, culture, education, environment, freedoms, Good News, energy, design, sustainable, technology )

Ruth
- 12 hours ago - bloomberg.com
'...highest electricity rates -- 38 cents a kilowatt-hour compared with the 13-cent national average. Fed up, Greene put solar panels on his roof and batteries in the garage to store the excess juice. He told his utility to come get his power meter.'
Bryan Fischer: âEUR~Freedom of ReligionâEUR(TM) in US Is Only a Choice of Which Christian Church to Join
Society & Culture  (tags: constitution, freedoms, freedoms, religion )

Glenn
- 10 hours ago - rawstory.com
The Constitution promises freedom of religion. It doesn't say which one.
Post Ferguson Reaching Tipping Point: No Business as Usual - TAKE ACTION!
Society & Culture  (tags: Ferguson, killed by police, Michael Brown, Police abuse, police brutality, Racism )

Judy
- 10 hours ago - popularresistance.org
We are at a national tipping point and we are organized and ready to sustain this movement. Below is a calendar of actions for the next few days. We ask that you join us in solidarity to make it clear to the country and the world that enough is enough.
Handy Chart Helps You Speak Up About Animals And Climate Change This Thanksgiving
Society & Culture  (tags: education, environment, family, society )

Jean
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
From birds to bugs to bears, climate change affects almost every animal species on the planet. But it can be a sticky point to bring up, especially over cranberry sauce. Luckily, the good folks at National Audubon Society created this handy chart (and a p
Harper Government Destroys Farmer Control Over Seed
Society & Culture  (tags: multinational companies, big business, Canadian Government )

Martin
- 14 hours ago - nfu.ca
Bill C-18 gives seed breeders-- increasingly large multinational companies -- massive new rights over seed along with the power to extract vast amounts of money from farmers.
Study Shatters TTIP Myths!
Society & Culture  (tags: economy, corporate, ethics, politics, freedoms, ethics, conflict, europe )

Marco
- 13 hours ago - guengl.eu
Growing numbers of voices from across European civil society, as well as from inside the European Parliament, are joining the global movement to reject the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), just as they rejected the MAI ...continues
 

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