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Tell Your Senators: Stand Strong for Survivors of Sexual Assault ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, protection, assault, survivors, violence, women )

- 2196 days ago -
The Senate Armed Services Committee is currently considering changes to the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2014 and it should reform the military justice system by moving decision-making on whether and how to prosecute serious
Pledge - Military Survivors of Sexual Assault Deserve Justice ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, military, sexual assault, survivors, women, protection, violence, environment )

- 2201 days ago -
Under current military rules, survivors of sexual assault must turn to the chain of command to secure justice. These commanders do not have the legal expertise to make such critical decisions as whether or not to pursue and punish sex offenders.
Take Action: Ways to Stop Human Trafficking
Society & Culture  (tags: katie couric, jada pinkett smith, human/sex trafficking, survivors, children, child, labor, american girls, selling daughters, abuse, corruption, crime, society, worldwide )

- 2342 days ago -
Want to end human and sex trafficking but not sure where to start? The Department of State compiled this list of 20 ways for you to get involved. 1. Learn the red flags that may indicate human trafficking and ask follow up questions so that you can
Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Thrive ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, Cancer, survivors, protection, bill, government )

- 2562 days ago -
The Pediatric, Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivorship Research and Quality of Life Act would ensure funding for childhood cancer victims for life.
Society & Culture  (tags: Taps, military, soldiers, suicide, PTSD, survivors, Tragedy Assistance Programs, volunteer, donate, families )

- 2574 days ago -
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.
ACTION ALERT: Request NYC to Allow Survivors to Attend the Memorial Dedication Ceremony on 9/11/11 - PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: 911, memorial dedication ceremony, grief, tragedy, survivors )

- 2918 days ago -
On the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site in New York City will be dedicated in a special ceremony for the victim's families. Currently, the dedication ceremony is planned for the families of the
ACTION ALERT: Justice for Battered Women in Prison! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: battered women, domestic violence, survivors, jailed, crimes, freedom, society )

- 3154 days ago -
Countless survivors of domestic violence in the US have been imprisoned for decades, despite the fact that their only crime was defending themselves and their children. Criminology and domestic violence experts agree that the majority of women behind bars
Support Women Survivors of War in the DRC ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, women, war, survivors, protection )

- 3162 days ago -
More than 5.4 million people have been killed in the DRC, and countless more -- mostly women -- have endured unspeakable horrors like torture, mutilation and sexual violence. The culture of rape and violence leaves the women of the DRC physically
The Power of Indian Country - Today. Tomorrow. Together
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, business, food, trade, survivors, interesting )

- 3406 days ago -
Imagine Indian country 1,000 years ago, when we were the only inhabitants of this land. Our tribes had broad systems of commerce, and we bartered with each other for food and goods. Our ancestors developed extensive trade and commerce routes so effective
Send A Message Of Support To The Women of Darfur ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, Darfur, freedoms, protection, survivors )

- 3496 days ago -
I encourage you to support the resilient but suffering women survivors of Darfur by reading the just-released report from PHR, Nowhere to Turn, at The website has a place where you can send a message of solidarity and hope to our
Raped at 8 and Left for Dead, a Victim Raises Her Voice
Society & Culture  (tags: society, crime, abuse, rape, torture, violence, sexual assault, women, survivors )

- 3550 days ago -
(CNN) -- For nearly 20 years Jennifer Schuett has held onto every memory of the night she was abducted from her bedroom, raped and left for dead.
Electric Jellyfish Band Crash in US Claims Two Lives
Society & Culture  (tags: aussie band, electric jellyfish, members killed, cleveland ohio, car smash, survivors, entertainment, tour cancelled )

- 4257 days ago -
A YOUNG Australian rock band on their first US tour has been shattered after their SUV crashed killing the guitarist and his wife.
Shelter From the Storm
Society & Culture  (tags: domestic violence, shlter life, children, police, abuse, neglect, struggles, survivors, assistance, help, crime, culture, death, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, HumanRights, law, media, money, politics, rights, safety, violence, women, hu )

- 4302 days ago -
"A lot of times, I feel that people don't get help the way they should or don't get out of the situation as soon as possible because the information they're getting from family members or people who are close to them is bad information. Just keep trying..
Hurricane Katrina Evacuees Trapped in Trailers
Society & Culture  (tags: Katrina, survivors, victims, flood, Hurricane, evacuees, humans, family, americans, world )

- 4332 days ago -
BAKER, La. - It was bad enough when Hurricane Katrina chased Carrie Lewis out of her assisted-living home in New Orleans. Now she fears the rest of her life may be spent in the isolation of a federally sponsored trailer park. Because hurricanes Katrina

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