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What Happens When the Yellow Vests Meet European Debt Crisis II?
World  (tags: Politics, Economic Collapse )

- 21 minutes ago -
France has the Yellow Vests: angered, rendered desperate and emboldened by eight years of austerity.Just imagine the effect any major economic shock and subsequent slowdown will have on the Yellow Vests what if unemployment goes from 9% to 11%? The Ye
PETITION - Stop the Crackdown on LGBTI+ People in Chechnya
World  (tags: chechnya, crackdown, LGBT, people, tortured, death, sexual orientation, HumanRights, humans, society, world )

- 4 hours ago -
Right now, people are being tortured to death for their sexual orientation in Chechnya.
PETITION - Save VeniceâEUR(TM)s Storied Waterways
World  (tags: venice, italy, waterways, tourist destination, pollution, flooding, world )

- 4 hours ago -
One of the worldâEUR(TM)s most popular tourist destinations faces mounting distress from arguably its most famous attractions. The famed waterways of Venice are ground zero for consistent pollution and flooding that imperils this cityâEUR(TM)s rich legacy
French Court Cancels Monsanto Weedkiller Permit on Safety Grounds
World  (tags: Bayer, germany, monsanto, weedkiller, france, court, safety, US lawsuits, roundup, ranger pro, cancer )

- 4 hours ago -
GermanyâEUR(TM)s Bayer, which bought Monsanto for $63 billion last year, faces thousands of U.S. lawsuits by people who say its Roundup and Ranger Pro products caused their cancer.
Humanitarian Aid Is Never a Crime
World  (tags: immigration, immigrants, resources, human rights, assistance, petitions )

- 17 hours ago -
Since the election of Donald Trump, we have seen the resurgence of government efforts to criminalize the life-saving aid No More Deaths provides to migrants in the southwest borderlands.
End the #TrumpShutDown Without a Senseless Wall
World  (tags: border walls, shutdowns, wastes of taxpayer money, trump regime, petitions )

- 20 hours ago -
The stakes could not be higher as the impact of the Trump's shutdown starts hurting millions of people. Contact your Congressional Represenatives and Senators and tell them: NO border wall and NO government shutdown.
PETITION - End Slave Labor in ThailandâEUR(TM)s Shrimp Industry
World  (tags: slave labor, thailand, shrimp industgry, men, women, children, humanrights, society, world )

- 1 day ago -
Goal: End the brutal forced labor of men, women, and children in the shrimp and seafood industry of Thailand.
PETITION - End Civil Unrest in the Congo and Safeguard Democracy
World  (tags: Democratic Republic of Congo, safeguards, democracy, Ebola Outbreak, internal strife, presidentaial election, world )

- 1 day ago -
The Democratic Republic of the Congo, in the midst of the second deadliest ebola outbreak in history, is facing even greater internal strife due to its recent controversial presidential election.
PETITION - Raise Awareness About Child Soldiers
World  (tags: soldiers, children, Child Soldiers, orphans, africa, revenge, myanmar, army, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', war, world )

- 1 day ago -
Today, they are the orphans in Africa fighting for revenge for the families they lost to war and the children in Myanmar, being given to the army by their parents because the army can provide them with clothes and two meals a day
PETITION - Free Reporter Who Shed Light on Horrific Forced Labor
World  (tags: turkmenistan, free reporter, forced labor, isolated, behind bars, no legal council, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, society )

- 1 day ago -
A reporter in Turkmenistan has spent over two years behind bars for his reporting on state-sponsored forced labor in the nationâEUR(TM)s cotton fields. Gaspar Matalaev has been isolated behind bars. HeâEUR(TM)s been forbidden from legal council
"Brought to Jesus": The Evangelical Grip on the Trump Administration
World  (tags: religion, tRump regime, evangelicals, extremists, absolutists )

- 1 day ago -
The influence of evangelical Christianity is likely to become an important question as Trump finds himself dependent on them for political survival.
Subpoena Trump's Translator To Get The Truth About His Meeting With Putin
World  (tags: tRump regime, foreign meddling, Russia, corruption, collusion, treason, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
The President of the United States is lying to the American people about his dealings with a brutal dictator. That much we know. He is also misleading Congress, U.S. intelligence, and even his own advisors.
Ask Tunisia to Repeal Laws That Discriminate Against Women's Inheritance
World  (tags: sexism, inheritances, heiresses, laws, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Section 103 of Tunisia's Personal Status Code limits daughters' inheritance rights and provides that any sons inherit twice as much as daughters.
Tell Mitch McConnell to Call a Vote and End the Government Shutdown
World  (tags: border wall, shutdowns, tRump regime, government spending, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell are trying to break our democracy and hold 800,000 people hostage in order to build a xenophobic, racist wall.

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