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Society & Culture  (tags: stop domestic violence, women's rights, violence, crime, protect women, protect children, abusive relationships )

- 1747 days ago -
Dianne Lynn Elko-Eakin has written a petition to stop Domestic Violence. We need to sign for women's rights, we need to protect women when the law will not.
Help Free Moroccan Rape Victimsfrom Having to Choose Between Marriage to the Perp., or Suicide-PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, rape, humans, society, women, suicide )

- 1743 days ago -
A Moroccan law allows a rapist to avoid prosecution: if he marries his victim. This puts women, and girls, in a terrible bind. There is a vote coming up in Morocco, regarding this law, which we may have a chance to impact.
The World's Worst Punishment for Rape? - PLEASE SIGN
Society & Culture  (tags: rape, gang rape, punishment, crime, investigation, women's rights, Kenya )

- 1758 days ago -
16 year old Liz was walking home from her grandfather's funeral when she was ambushed by six men who took turns raping her and then threw her unconscious body down a 6-meter toilet pit. Their punishment? Police had them mow their station lawn
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Return Wolves to Olympic National Park
Society & Culture  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, animals, nature, protection, wildlife, destruction, politics, treatment, prevention, safety, protection, health, activists, media, internet, sadness, safety, violence, death, culture, killed, killing, pro )

- 1767 days ago -
The gray wolf was once an integral part of the ecosystem of Olympic National Park, but tragically the species was exterminated from the park during the 19th century, as it was throughout most of the United States. The successful reintroduction of wolves
The Jungle: Thousands of Homeless People Live in Shantytowns at the Epicenter of High-Tech, Super-Rich Silicon Valley
Society & Culture  (tags: class warfare, news, poverty, usa, economy, class divides, world, society, politics, rights, freedoms, government, ethics )

- 1767 days ago -
Residents of Silicon Valley's largest homeless encampment illustrate the widening divide between the nation's haves and have-nots.
Ask President Obama to Create A National Day of Service on Cesar Chavez's Birthday ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, humans, rights, protection )

- 1773 days ago -
Cesar Chavez rose from grinding poverty, prejudice and abuse as a migrant farm worker to begin the first successful farm workers' union in American history. Senator Robert F. Kennedy even called Cesar Chavez "one of the heroic figures of our time."
Gay Rights Rewind: India Criminalizes Homosexuality Again
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights, ethics, culture, India, society, politics, freedoms, world, violence, news )

- 1770 days ago -
This week, the Indian Supreme Court restored a 19th-century ban criminalizing homosexuality.
Take Action: Support Funding to End Malaria Deaths ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, malaria, funding, protection )

- 1773 days ago -
Over the next few months, Congress will decide how much money the U.S. will contribute to help end malaria deaths in Africa. Your Member of Congress needs to hear from you. Ending deaths from malaria is a priority for you, and it should be for them too.
End the Enslavement of Millions of Indian Children ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, environment, protection, suffering )

- 1774 days ago -
Every day, millions of children in India wake up with nothing to look forward to but backbreaking labor in stone quarries, carpet factories, rice mills, and elsewhere. Children as young as 5 years old are kept from school, forced to work seven days a
Nelson Mandela Changed a Divided South Africa With a Rugby Jersey
Society & Culture  (tags: world, politics, South Africa, Nelson Mandela, humanrights, ethics, sports, society, politics, rights, culture )

- 1777 days ago -
It was 1995, at the Rugby World Cup final, rugby's biggest game. Yet it was much more. It was nation-defining for South Africa, a transcendent moment in the transformation from apartheid to multiracial democracy.
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