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End Slavery on Cotton Plantations
World  (tags: humanrights, world, action, cotton and slavery )

- 1711 days ago -
arget: Mr. Lee Dong-Hee, CEO, Daewoo International Corp. Goal: Stop the use of slave labor to process cotton
Support Human Rights in Brunei
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', action, society, Brunei )

- 1872 days ago -
rget: Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Goal: Immediately negate a new Penal Code that violates basic human rights in Brunei The government of Brunei should immediately revisit its new Penal Code, which will allow for multipl
TAKE ACTION - Nigeria, Bring Back Our Girls!
World  (tags: children, Nigerian government, kidnapping of children, action, Boko Haram, release, violence, freedom, children's rights, Children's Welfare )

- 1875 days ago -
Take action now: Nigerian authorities need to know that the world stands with the girls' families in demanding their immediate release.
Commend Decision to Allow School Sports for Girls
World  (tags: humanrights, middle-east, thank, action, sports for girls )

- 1886 days ago -
rget: Shura Council of Saudi Arabia Goal: Commend Saudi Arabia for expanding sports opportunities for girls in schools The Shura Council, Saudi Arabia's highest body of consultation, recently voted to approve a recommendation
Congratulate First Female Editor in Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: world, humanrights, action, congratulate 1st female editor in Saudi, freedoms, GoodNews )

- 1952 days ago -
Target: Somayya Jabarti Goal: Congratulate Somayya Jabarti for becoming the first female editor of a newspaper in her country Saudi Arabia is known for their oppressive laws against women, so when a woman is poised to become
Condemn School for Expelling Lesbian Students
World  (tags: africa, humanrights, condemn, Action, gay rights )

- 2007 days ago -
arget: Iganga S.S. Goal: Condemn school for expelling 20 teenagers because they were alleged to be lesbians Twenty girls from a Uganda school called Iganga S.S. have been expelled, over allegations that they were lesbians.
Compensate Victims of Disastrous Factory Fire
World  (tags: humanrights, world, Action, compensate victims of Bangladesh factory )

- 2016 days ago -
Target: Tazreen Fashion Goal: Compensate and provide medical treatment for the victims of a disastrous and deadly fire Last year, a fire in a Bangladesh factory killed 112 people, and the survivors are being left to struggle on their own
Somalia: Don't Criminalize Reporting of Rapes
World  (tags: humanrights, world, violence, RAPE, ACTION, Somalia )

- 2021 days ago -
rget: President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud Goal: Stop the imprisonment of rape survivors and the journalists who report their stories in Somalia Rape is a touchy subject all over the world, and rape victims are unfortunately often subject to suspicion,
Change the Laws for Sex Offenders
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, usa, ACTION, sex offenders )

- 2032 days ago -
Target: CongressI am starting this petition because I am sick of seeing convicted sex offenders being let into our communities after a short sentence, some ineffective treatment that statistics and the news stories clearly show don't work because:
Halt Sexual Harassment of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Action, no sexual harassment of Syrian refugees )

- 2034 days ago -
et: President Michel Suleiman Goal: Hold sexual abusers accountable and allow refugees to report sexual misconduct to authorities Female Syrian refugees are being repeatedly harassed by their employers, landlords,
Stop Human Trafficking in Toronto
World  (tags: world, humanrights, action, Human Trafficking )

- 2036 days ago -
They are trapped in lives of misery--often beaten, starved, and forced to work as prostitutes or to take grueling jobs as migrant, domestic, restaurant, or factory workers with little or no pay. We're working hard to stop human trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, Action, pornography )

- 2045 days ago -
Twitter has become a breeding group for predators to showcase and share pictures of toddlers and young children being raped, sexually abused, or exploited.
Ban Psychologists From Helping Interrogate Prisoners
World  (tags: world, humanrights, usa, ethics, DRs, torture, ACTION, humanrights )

- 2051 days ago -
arget: American Psychological Association Goal: Change the American Psychological Association's Code of Conduct to end the practice of psychologists participating in detainee abuse. A scathing report published on November
Commend Woman for Finding and Freeing Imprisoned Slave
World  (tags: world, usa, humanrights, Action, Thank for helping Slaves )

- 2052 days ago -
get: Julie Keith Goal: Commend Oregon citizen Julie Keith for never giving up on finding and freeing the Chinese slave who smuggled a note into a store product.
Support Efforts to Abolish Slavery and Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Action, support efforts to stop slavery )

- 2065 days ago -
rget: Myrna Jackson, Director of Operations at the Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking (CAST) Goal: Support the work of the Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking, and encourage other organization

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