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President Trump: A Free Press Is Not The Enemy
Society & Culture  (tags: news, journalism, civil rights, human rights, petitions )

Freya
- 241 days ago - theliteracysite.greatergood.com
Trump Is Attacking the Press and Our Freedoms of Speech and Press. This must end now.
Ask Your Rep: Cosponsor the Women and Climate Change Act ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, protection, women's rights, human rights )

Cher
- 244 days ago - addup.org
The Women and Climate Change Act promotes approaches to climate change mitigation that uplift, include and empower women
Petition · STOP Genocide of Muslims in Burma · GoPetition.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, genocide, Myanmar Muslims persecution )

Nita
- 294 days ago - gopetition.com
In late 2016, the Myanmar military forces and extremist Buddhists started a major crackdown on the Rohingya Muslims in the country's western region of Rakhine State.
Preserve the Indian Child Welfare Act!
Society & Culture  (tags: human rights, civil rights, children, families, Native Americans, First Nations, foster care )

Freya
- 309 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.
Stop Requiring Permits to Feed the Homeless in Atlanta!
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, civil rights, human rights, police, charity, petitions )

Freya
- 322 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Many homeless advocates advise that if you want to help those in need, you should give them food - not cash. But sadly, it's becoming increasingly common for U.S. cities to punish the charitable people who put their time and money into this effort.
Petition - Teach Human Rights in Schools
Society & Culture  (tags: schools, teachings, education, Human Rights, compassion, respect, Ethical Treatment, privilege, opportunities, accessibility, preventive behaviour, society )


- 331 days ago - forcechange.com
Make human rights a required part of school students' curriculum. Students in India are not taught of the history, lessons, and importance of human rights. This must end. Students across the country are urging the government to make human rights...
Petition - Justice for Keegan
Society & Culture  (tags: racism, murder, crime, Justice for victims, ignorance of facts, equality, law, Human Rights, violence, safety )


- 382 days ago - campaigns.organizefor.org
My 22-year-old son Keegan Von Roberts was murdered by our racist neighbor, Michael Centanni, three months ago and the police have done nothing. We need your help to bring forth charges.
Petition - Teen Victim of Alleged Attempted Lynching Needs Justice
Society & Culture  (tags: lynching, incredible cruelty, inhumane treatment, crime, harsh penalties, society, Human Rights, Justice for victims, protection )


- 398 days ago - forcechange.com
Have investigation of possible hate crime conducted by state investigators instead of local police. An 8-year-old bi-racial boy was hanged in the small town of Claremont, New Hampshire. As he turned purple and his feet kicked in an effort to survive,...
How to Turn Neighborhoods Into Nubs of Resilience
Society & Culture  (tags: resistance, activism, rebuilding, housing, human rights )

Freya
- 547 days ago - nationofchange.org
Three places showing how to make the transition from domination and resource extraction to regeneration and interdependence.
These Last Moments of the Standing Rock Protest Will Break Your Heart
Society & Culture  (tags: US, Standing Rock camp, #NoDAPL, Donald Trump, share-holder, order, closure, changed battleground, Energy Transfer Partners, Native Americans, human rights, violations )

Evelyn
- 602 days ago - upworthy.com
This is the end of the Standing Rock camp. For now. "People have said their last prayers, and offered cedar to the sacred fire and are also burning these structures we have ceremonially built, so they must be ceremonially removed,"
Click To Stop Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, injustice, human rights, activists )

Sue
- 879 days ago - shopforyourcause.com
Support Amnesty International, a global movement of people fighting injustice and promoting human rights. Amnesty International works to protect people wherever justice, freedom, truth and dignity are denied.
SIGN MY PETITION! Government of Canada: Help First Nations Communities Grapple With High Youth Suicide Rates
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, cultural genocide, justice, high suicide rates, First Nations, Canada, human rights, government, ethics, crime, culture, world, society, children, education, dishonesty, activists )

AWAY AWHI
- 915 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to a recent article from the Guardian suicide rates among First Nations youth are out of control, the product of deep poverty, official neglect and a hopelessness generated by severely overcrowded housing and unsanitary conditions
Bombs and Blockade Make Gaza's Floods Worse
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Gaza, Human Rights, suffering, ethics, society, culture, freedoms, family, abuse, violence, sadness, news, humans, rights, safety, government, dishonesty, crime )

Carrie
- 970 days ago - electronicintifada.net
2000 hens died on Qandil Lawalha's poultry farm after it was hit by a storm. That was more than half of all the hens he owned. Located in Rafah, a city near GazaâEUR(TM)s border with Egypt, the farm had previously been shelled by Israel in summer 2014.
Female Genital Mutilation
Society & Culture  (tags: Africa, female genital mutilation, Human Rights, Indonesia, Malaysia, United Nations, Women's Rights )

Lynn
- 984 days ago - politicsplus.org
A 27/11/2012 press release by Amnesty International UK said: The adoption yesterday of a resolution against female genital mutilation (FGM) in the UN General AssemblyâEUR(TM)s human rights committee is a major boost to âEUR¦end to the abusive practice, âEUR¦
Remembering the Life and Legacy of John Trudell
Society & Culture  (tags: John Trudell, death, taken his journey, Trail of Broken Treaties, BIA, Santee Dakota, Indian Country, poet, activist, human rights, music, free thinker, visionary, greatness, sadness, Native American, American Indian, AIM )

Sheryl
- 1043 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
It is with a heavy and sad heart that I am informing of the passing of one of our greatest voices that came out of Indian Country in our time. He was and always will be my inspiration and I hold him in deep respect. I can say no more the pain is deep.
 

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