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Kit
- 3419 days ago - theirc.org
We, the undersigned, support the International Violence Against Women Act. We urge you, as leaders of the Congress, to support this bipartisan legislation to stop violence against women and girls worldwide. We ask your help to ensure Congress passes--->



   

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Kit B (276)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 8:23 am
This is not a picture of an American woman - but it could be. If we do not stop the violence then we pass it one to the next generation. This a struggle for life - life without fear, life without brutality, life with pride. Please help women every where. Be a true voice for those who are not allowed to speak.
 

David P (113)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 8:51 am
Done. Thanks Kit...
 

. (0)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 9:56 am
Action taken, thanks.
 

Tierney G (381)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 9:58 am
I signed this one twice! Where is the outrage from women? We women are our own worst enemies. This has to stop! Thank you Kit for posting. These issues need more support come on care2 women and men step up and take action please!
 

. (0)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 10:07 am
Thanks Kit, signed, I have read and seen on TV how men will be promised a woman to marry from another family, some of which are way to young to even marry, and when they run away before the time comes and even move to another country, they are stalked and then brutalized..the man will throw acid onto the womans face so no other man will want her...how sad..and selfish...
 

. (0)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 10:13 am
What a horrific 'before and after' scenario. Petition signed.
 

Simone D (1462)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 10:34 am
Petition signed. Thank you Kit.
 

Tere M (75)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 10:40 am
Noted. Signed. Thank you Kit.~
 

Kit B (276)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 10:42 am
Please encourage those you know to sign this petition - notes are nice but this is so important it needs signatures.
 

Yanula P (50)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 11:03 am
Signed Thank you Kit.
 

Jaclin S (230)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 12:25 pm
TY Kit Noted,Signed and posted on FB - I will never understand why people are so cruel to each other or how they can mutilate another being. Love & Light
 

sherrie e (147)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 12:40 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks Kit! Also will forward!
 

. (1)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 12:44 pm
Signed. Thank you Kit.
 

Donna B (39)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 12:46 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Katz R (54)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 1:11 pm
signed, this was probably Afghani as there have been more women there over the last decade setting themselves on fire to commit suicide than anyone would believe, it is horrifying and the reasons behind it need to be stopped
 

Kari D (192)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 1:19 pm
signed
 

Stan B (123)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 1:48 pm
Signed but what is sad is that in the " enlightened " 21st century, this kind of petition even has to be submitted. Thanks Kit for this and all you do on Care 2.
 

Abo r (107)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 2:00 pm

Woman is a valuable productive person in the community, almost 505 of the world inhibitance are women and might be more or less in some countries...
She is the mother of preasent , past and future generation ...
She is the CANDLE OF THE WORLD.
Must be respected and be save, live happy with satisfactin.
No violence for woman.
 

Rhonda Maness (580)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 3:12 pm
Thank you for standing up for women who face unspeakable violence and abuse.
Thanks Kit
 

Yvonne White (229)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 4:51 pm
Signed!
 

Tasleema A. (0)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 4:54 pm
I work for the Acid Survivors Trust International - their link is http://www.acidviolence.org. - Here you can find out more about what is being done around the world and at home - to campaign for the awareness of acid violence and the eventual eradication of this. Please help us raise awareness and financially support our survivors
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 8:53 pm
This is very prevalent in Pakistan, all in the name of "honor", on par with "honor killings."
 

Darlene K (356)
Tuesday March 9, 2010, 11:10 pm
very noted, and action was taken, thank you Kit.
 

Lugus Dagda Brigante (5)
Wednesday March 10, 2010, 12:41 am
Que horror, um verdadeiro absurdo. Assinado.
 

Retno Dewi (7)
Wednesday March 10, 2010, 1:05 am
violence against woman and girl could happen anywhere and anytime, e.g, house, school, work place or public place,,if we not aware of it its would continue. and we could help to end violence against woman and girl start from our own house or start from our own community or group, and we could help and encourage woman or girl to learn about martial art so that they could defend herself when there's a danger.

signed and noted
 

SANJA l (96)
Wednesday March 10, 2010, 1:50 am
It is so sad. I hate those freaks. And that we call civilisation? Many people in the world are still in the caves with his state of mind.
 

Ada P (25)
Wednesday March 10, 2010, 2:07 am
signed, thanks
 

Bill C (93)
Wednesday March 10, 2010, 3:11 am
Action taken. Reality often sucks, but it's better to face it head on than to pretend it doesn't exist at all. Thanks for everything you do, Kit.
 

Naoko i (257)
Wednesday March 10, 2010, 3:17 am
Noted and signed the petition.
 

Kit B (276)
Wednesday March 10, 2010, 3:25 am
Let's keep bringing those friends to sign - this is too important to sign and forget! Thank you so very much!
 

Maryanne C (111)
Wednesday March 10, 2010, 3:59 pm
Noted and signed,thank you.
 

Yulan Lawson (156)
Wednesday March 10, 2010, 5:59 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Gillian M (218)
Thursday March 11, 2010, 3:55 pm
Noted & signed. Women should be protected from the brutality of men. Wives, mothers & daughters should be cherished.
 

. (0)
Thursday March 11, 2010, 5:44 pm
noted & signed, thanks
 

Jason away studying common law (18)
Thursday March 11, 2010, 10:59 pm
Signed and forwarding now.
Thanks Kit.
 

Gloria L (58)
Saturday March 13, 2010, 6:23 pm
signing and posting on fb. Thanks, Kit
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 13, 2010, 8:10 pm
Since the overthrow of the Taliban in Afghanistan, a more egalitarian notion of womens rights has begun to take place, founded in the new Constitution, and promoted by the newly created Ministry of Womens Affairs, and a small community of womens advocates. There are now womens shelters, where abused women can go. A woman can now be represented by a lawyer in family court. There are many women in parlaiment as well.

Good news for the women of Afghanistan. To view progress being made in Afghanistan, you can go to my profile page to hear from Afghan women how the world is helping them.
 

Lynne L (71)
Monday March 15, 2010, 8:47 pm
action taken and forwarded. thanx kit.
 

Wolfweeps P (251)
Wednesday March 17, 2010, 4:18 pm
noted & signed. I am also forwarding it to my entire friends list so they can sign & note as wel...*S*
 
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