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Rise Up for Head Start
Society & Culture  (tags: families, assistance, children, mothers, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - action.momsrising.org
Over one million young children and pregnant women are served by Head Start every year throughout the country.
Speak Up Against the Indefinite Detention of Children in the US
Society & Culture  (tags: children, kids, families, detention, incarceration, cruelty, injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 201 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Join UNICEF USA in telling the U.S. Government that a child is a child, no matter what.
Air/Bus Providers: Reunite Families for Free ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, refugees, protecton, families, society )

Cher
- 310 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The government created this mess, but is forcing these penniless families to come up with up to $2000 to pay for flights and bus tickets to get their kids back!
Preserve the Indian Child Welfare Act!
Society & Culture  (tags: human rights, civil rights, children, families, Native Americans, First Nations, foster care )

Freya
- 524 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
ICWA requires that before private and public agencies place Native American children in foster care or with an adoptive family, they try to keep nuclear families together or, if that fails, to place children with their extended family or their tribe.
Petition: Stop Supermarkets From Wasting Food and Help End Hunger in America
Society & Culture  (tags: supermarkets, society, families, people in need, sustainable behaviour, food waste reduce, charities, food donations, Food Banks, ethical behaviour, development, safety, Hungry People )


- 577 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Food waste in America is a huge problem. Farms, supermarkets and yes, even households, throw away a jaw dropping amount of food. Food, that could otherwise have gone to food banks and other charities whose who work to alleviate hunger throughout our count
Support Working Families! And.... Action!!
Society & Culture  (tags: Make It Work, families, equal pay for equal work, women, women's rights )

Barb
- 1468 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Hardworking Americans shouldn't have to choose between being there for family and earning a living. Everyone should get paid enough to have a bright future. That means employers should pay men and women the same for equal work...
3,300 Year Old City to Be Wiped Off the Map
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Egypt, Sinai Peninsula, Rafah, destruction, cultural, buffer zone, ethics, families, Human Rights, society, politics, freedoms, dishonesty, government, sadness )

Carrie
- 1567 days ago - dailykos.com
The city of Rafah has survived the invading armies of Assyria, Greece, and Rome, among others. It has outlasted Napoleon's armies, the Mamluks, the British, and the Ottoman Empire, just to name a few. Before this year is out, Rafah will cease to exist.
Israeli Home Demolitions in Jerusalem Leave 2 Families Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, families, homeless, ethics, politics, society, government, freedoms, dishonesty, world, violence, sadness, rights, abuse )

Carrie
- 1602 days ago - maannews.net
Israeli authorities on Tuesday destroyed three homes, a restaurant, and a butcher shop in the East Jerusalem village of Jabal al-Mukabbir in a dawn raid that left two Palestinian families homeless.
No Shelter From Winter Rains for Thousands in Gaza (TEXT and AUDIO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Gaza, Human Rights, reconstruction, weather, winter rains, shelter, world, society, children, families, humans, rights, ethics, safety, sadness, health, news, government )

Carrie
- 1670 days ago - electronicintifada.net
"People live a desperate life," says The Electronic Intifada's Rami Almeghari about families without shelter in Khuzaa, a village in southeastern Gaza, which was heavily destroyed during Israel's summer assault.
Change the Name of Chivington, Colorado ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, Cheyenne, Arapaho, Sandy Creek massacre, indigenous rights, Chivington, families, culture )

Nancy
- 1719 days ago - change.org
In remembrance of the 150 year anniversary of this massacre of the estimated 150 innocent Cheyenne and Arapaho men, women, and children brutally and unjustly killed at Sand Creek, I would ask that you change the name of the town of Chivington, Colorado...
Groceries, Not Guns: Send Kroger a Message ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: gun violence, gun laws, gun control, families, children, safety, ethics, rights, society, violence, women )

Carrie
- 1736 days ago - act.everytown.org
Kroger, the largest grocery chain in the country, has policies that allow customers to openly carry guns in its stores -- where moms and their kids shop every day. Please keep your employees, customers, and their families safe from the threat of gun...
76 Percent of People Who Qualify for Housing Aid Don't Get It (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, homelessness, government assistance, families, elderly, society, politics, government, humans, sadness, rights, ethics )

Carrie
- 1815 days ago - vox.com
More often than you'd expect, benefits are allocated by dumb luck. And not just "this system is so complicated it's basically a crapshoot" dumb luck; "literally determined by a random lottery" dumb luck.
The Biggest American Homes Are in...Tennessee?
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, homes, families, society, Tennessee, Washington DC )

Carrie
- 1837 days ago - vox.com
f you had to name where America's biggest homes were, just off the top of your head, where would you pick? Hollywood, or New York City?The biggest US homes (as measured by the number of rooms) can in fact be found in Tennessee and the Washington, DC.
'Marijuana Refugees' Move For Pot
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, medical marijuana, cancer, Washington, Colorado, families, children, health, society, freedoms )

Carrie
- 1931 days ago - money.msn.com
Making two interstate moves in a matter of months, with two young children in tow, wasn't something Moriah Barnhart had planned for.
TAPS
Society & Culture  (tags: Taps, military, soldiers, suicide, PTSD, survivors, Tragedy Assistance Programs, volunteer, donate, families )

Sheryl
- 2549 days ago - taps.org
With 18 of our Veterans and active duty soldiers committing suicide daily this is a program that is trying to help. Please circulate it as your part of honoring this Memorial Day. Perhaps it will reach the eyes of the people who need it. Help if you can.
 

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