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Demand the Repeal of "Stand Your Ground"
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, firearms, guns, racism, laws, petitions )

Freya
- 216 days ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
For too long, the confusion and application of "Stand Your Ground" has resulted in the loss of too many lives, with shooters walking away free.
PETITION - Child Detector in Cars | DéTecteur dâEUR(TM)Enfant Dans Les VéHicules
Society & Culture  (tags: child detector, cars, montreal, laws, alarm, transport canada, death, government, law, politics, sadness, safety, society, world )

Lone
- 273 days ago - change.org
Justin Trudeau do something about todayâEUR(TM)s tragic incident in Montreal. Save life, may Canada be an example to the world by changing our laws. We ask Child detector and alarm to be a requirement by Transport Canada for all cars to be a requirement
Lift Ban on Churches Feeding the Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: charity, altruism, homelessness, giving, injustice, laws, petitions )

Freya
- 497 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's tough to say when our societal values shifted so dramatically, but for some reason now, government at large has decided that charity for the homeless is a crime.
Stop Stoning Children to Death PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, stoning, children, protection, laws )

Anna
- 895 days ago - forcechange.com
Repeal laws that allow for the brutal punishment and execution of minors.
Make Texting & Driving a Primary Offense in Florida Now! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: laws, distracted driving, murder, activism, culture, government )

AWAY AWHI
- 956 days ago - change.org
Please sign our petition to make texting and driving a primary offense in the state of Florida. Together, we can influence Florida legislation to save more lives and make our roads a safer place for everyone.
How the Corporate Food Industry Destroys Democracy
Society & Culture  (tags: food, laws, GMOs, Vermont, DARK Act, Monsanto )

Freya
- 988 days ago - alternet.org
Vermont implemented a law to label goods containing genetically engineered ingredients, and it's facing full-out attack from Monsanto.
Repeal Law That Severely Restricts Possessions the Homeless Can Own
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, homelessness, laws, injustice, California, Los Angeles, LA, petitions )

Freya
- 1079 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
As though homeless people donâEUR(TM)t already own so few possessions, the city of Los Angeles just passed a law saying that the amount of things a homeless person can own must fit inside of a trash can.
8 Other Laws That Could Be Ignored Now That Christians Get To Pick And Choose
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, religious beliefs, Supreme Court, laws, ethics, religion, politics, government, society, interesting )

Carrie
- 1726 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that Christian business owners are special. As long as we're doing a la carte law-abiding, here are a few additional ones that could become optional to certain people with deeply held beliefs.
Facebook to Crack Down on Illegal Gun Sales
Society & Culture  (tags: Facebook, guns, laws, ethics, safety, society, crime, abuse, news, internet )

Carrie
- 1846 days ago - bits.blogs.nytimes.com
In an effort to curb illicit activity, Facebook introduced Wednesday a series of educational and enforcement efforts for sellers of guns. It will delete posts that seek to circumvent gun laws.
Olbermann: Corporate Sponsors 'Terrified' That Sochi Olympics Will Be Another 'Master Race Olympics' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: gay rights, Russia, Olympics, laws, society, safety, rights, politics, humans, freedoms, ethics, government, Americans, media, news, sports, tv )

Carrie
- 2021 days ago - rawstory.com
ESPN host Keith Olbermann opened his Monday show by highlighting early signs of panic from Olympic sponsors that anti-LGBT laws in Russia could cause American advertisers and audiences to effectively boycott the games.
Tased to Death ! R.I.P. Israel ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, death, police, cruelty, suffering, protection, brutality, force, abuse, laws )

Cher
- 2039 days ago - aclu.org
He was armed with nothing more than a can of spray paint, threatening nothing but the wall of an abandoned McDonalds, when the cops chased him down, tased him, and allegedly laughed and high-fived as he lay motionless and dying on the ground.
End The Abuse. Schools Need Federal Anti-Bullying Laws ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, schools, bullying, laws, protection )

Cher
- 2069 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Bullying policies in schools across America must be reformed. Over two-thirds of students believe that bullying policies are severely inadequate, and teachers only intervene four percent of the time.
Stand With the Majority: Support Marriage Equality ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, marriage, laws, protection )

Cher
- 2149 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The committed couples behind the fight to undo California's discriminatory Proposition 8 - Kristin Perry and Sandy Stier, and Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo - decided they could not sit back and allow their relationships to be declared unworthy
Tell China To Amend Child Rape Laws And Protect Children From Corrupt Officials ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, violence, protection, rape, laws, corruption )

Cher
- 2661 days ago - forcechange.com
In September and in early October 2011 in Shaanxi, China, four government Chinese Communist Party officials gang raped a 12-year-old school girl. Rather than being charged with child rape, which carries a punishment of 10-year imprisonment to a death
Keep Topeka From Revoking Its Responsibility to Prosecute Domestic Violence ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, violence, women, children, environment, protection, laws )

Cher
- 2726 days ago - forcechange.com
A recent report revealed that the Topeka City Council is meeting to consider revoking the city's responsibility to enforce the crime of domestic violence, claiming that they do not have the resources and means to do so.
 

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