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Oppose H 5690, Which Waives Civil Liability for Drivers Who Strike Protesters (Rhode Island)
Society & Culture  (tags: demonstrations, protests, violence, hate crimes, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
This bill waives civil liability for any injury or death caused when a car crashes into a protest occurring on a public roadway so long as the driver was exercising "due care."
Oppose HB 250, Which Absolves Drivers of Liability When They Hit Protesters (Texas)
Society & Culture  (tags: demonstrations, protests, activism, violence, hate crimes, Texas, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
This bill would absolve drivers of civil liability should they crash into protesters while exercising "due care."
Oppose Senate Bill 944, Which Excuses Motorists for Injuring Demonstrators (Tennessee)
Society & Culture  (tags: protests, activism, activists, violence, Tennessee, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
This bill would excuse any motorist who injures another person participating in a protest or demonstration on a public right-of-way from civil liability for such injury, so long as the motorist was "exercising due care" when the injury occurred.
Canada: Suspend Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: canada, arms sales, Saudi Arabia )

Lone
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
New footage shows Canadian-made armored vehicles being used against SaudiâEUR(TM)s own people which violates CanadaâEUR(TM)s arms policy. Now the Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland is deciding whether or not to suspend weapon exports to Saudi Arabia
Oppose HB 330, Qualified Immunity for Auto Accident (North Carolina)
Society & Culture  (tags: demonstrations, protests, violence, hate crimes, human rights, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
This bill sets aside civil liability penalties for any motorist who strikes and injures a protester with his or her car, so long as the protest doesn't have a permit. It is an open invitation for people to use their vehicles to attack protesters.
Charlottesville Jews Were Forced Out The Back Door By Neo-Nazi Marchers
Society & Culture  (tags: Charlottesville Jews, Neo Nazi marchers, burn down building, Seig Heil, white supremacists, synagogue, automatic weapons )

Dandelion
- 8 hours ago - forward.com
White supremacist across from the synagogue with semi automatic weapons in their hands. Shouting Seig Heil as well as noting on far right websites that the building should be burned down. Rabbis removed Torah scrolls and told everyone to leave backdoor.
TAKE ACTION: Petition: Tell Jeff Sessions to Withdrawal the Warrant!
Society & Culture  (tags: Justice Department, web hosting, activists, ethics, usa )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - rightsanddissent.salsalabs.org
We demand that you immediately withdraw the Justice DepartmentâEUR(TM)s warrant requiring the web-hosting platform DreamHost to turn over 1.3 million IP addresses, emails and message content for people who visited the disruptj20.org website.
End Student Debt!
Society & Culture  (tags: education, students, college, universities, loans, debt, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - civicnew.cp.bsd.net
Millions of Americans are struggling with crippling student loan debt. We need to make college more affordable.
Forcechange,Dont Protect Drivers Who Run Over Protesters
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, law, rights, non violence, free speech )

Ruth
- 13 hours ago - forcechange.com
To Senator Bill Ketron of tennessee,Sign the petition & demand that the senator withdraw his legislation so drivers are not immune to liability by claiming the act was "unintentional"
Father of Charlottesville Neo-Nazi Marcher Publicly Disowns His Son
Society & Culture  (tags: Charlottesville nazie marcher, White Supremacist Peter Tefft, Father denounces son )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
One father of a Charlottesville marcher is denouncing his own son after the young man was seen on national news spouting hate over the weekend. I have taught all of my children that all men and women are created equal he did not learn this hate from us.
Petition: Free Muskrat Falls Protector Jim Learning
Society & Culture  (tags: Indigenous Peoples Rights, peaceful protests, environmental activism, society, culture, Human Rights Violations, politics )

Kalliope
- 9 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Jim Learning is a 79 year old Inuk elder who has been fighting for the protection of his land against the controversial Muskrat Falls hydroelectric dam. If the dam goes forward as planned, there is a huge risk of contamination of the local area with...
Classify Neo-Nazis As Terrorists In All 50 States!
Society & Culture  (tags: hate groups, hate mongers, terrorism, terrorists, violence, petitions )

Freya
- 4 hours ago - actionsprout.io
The Illinois State Senate just passed a measure calling for neo-Nazis groups to be classified as terrorist organizations so that they can be prosecuted accordingly. If you want to see this happen nationwide, add your name NOW!
Real Talk: Bullies, Trolls and the Troll Tax
Society & Culture  (tags: trolls, bullies, harassment, activism )

Freya
- 1 day ago - blog.mozilla.org
Imagine a walk home from school filled with fear. Imagine you feel the fear because of a bully. Now imagine your bully is online.
Stop Trump Pledge
Society & Culture  (tags: stop trump. pledge, state visit to UK, Theresa May, americans, government, humans, politics, usa, world )

Lone
- 9 hours ago - act.globaljustice.org.uk
People power has forced Trump to back down from scheduling his state visit to the UK, which Theresa May should never have offered in the first place.
El Salvador: End the Total Ban on Abortion PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, abortion, imprisonment, El salvador, miscarriage, government, humans, rights, politics, women, world, violence )

Lone
- 9 hours ago - amnesty.org.au
Evelyn is 19-year-old and has been sentenced to 30 years imprisonment in El Salvador. Her crime? A miscarriage.
The Desert Island Paradise With Its Own Mansion and Coral Reef That Could Be All Yours
Society & Culture  (tags: Castaway island, for sale, tropical, paradise, mansion )

Scooby
- 13 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
A tiny tropical island in the South Pacific featuring its own mansion and white sandy beaches has gone on sale for £1.2 million.
Sacking Homework, County Schools Tell Parents to Read With Their Kids Instead
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, children, education, family )

Glenn
- 2 hours ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
In light of recent studies saying that kids perform better without the burden of homework, this Florida county has done away with it altogether.
Former White Supremacists Are Helping Others to Renounce Their Extremism
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, violence, terrorism, bigotry, humans )

Glenn
- 1 hour ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
These volunteers know what it's like to be fooled by hateful rhetoric âEUR" which is why they are helping others to renounce their extremist lifestyles.
Iowa Student Labeled 'Snitch' Will Be Allowed to Transfer
Society & Culture  (tags: Bullying, harassment, Iowa, school )

Molly
- 13 hours ago - desmoinesregister.com
An Iowa teen whose clothes were thrown in a gym toilet and the word "snitch" later painted on his car should be allowed to transfer school districts, the Iowa Board of Education decided Wednesday.
Hate Map | Southern Poverty Law Center
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, u.s., terrorism, prejudice, bigotry, violence, crime, law )

Glenn
- 2 hours ago - splcenter.org
There are much more of them than you think, and they are much more dangerous than you think as well.
LA Metro Begins Pilot Program for Full Body Scanners Funded By Bill Gates
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, ethics, freedoms, law, rights, sadness, LA metro, body scanners, invasive measures, privacy violations, police state, Bill Gates )

Ricardo
- 5 hours ago - activistpost.com
Once again it appears that airports are a test bed for nearly everything that will eventually trickle out into the general public. Whether itâEUR(TM)s TSA VIPR teams on trains, or the emergence of biometric ID, the continuous reinforcement of an imminent...
A Collection of Anti-Nazi Comic Book Covers From the 1940s Is One of the Most Relevant Books of the Year
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, anti-Nazi propaganda, comics, comic book history, cultural phenomenon, culture, environment, fight against white hate, freedoms, flaws Golden Age of comic books, goodnews, hero's, humans, inspiration, media, politics, society, world, WW11 )

Rosemary
- 1 hour ago - salon.com
Long before America entered World War II, comic book artists and authors addressed the Nazi threat One of the most famous covers in comic book history is Captain America #1 featuring Cap punching Hitler in the face, months before we entered World War I
   

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