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Tell President Obama: Don’t bring back Bush era torture

Add your name to ask President Obama to m ake a clear statement at the upcoming Geneva meeting on the global Convention Against Torture that the United States does not condone torture, and that his administration will hold people accountable for committing torture. Sign the petition here .
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Petition: Change for Trayvon Martin: Stand Your Ground laws must be reviewed

Sign this change.org petition (created by Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton, parents of Trayvon Martin) calling on governors of the 21 states that have Stand Your Ground laws to review and amend the legislation. From the petition: "Here in Florida, we are pushing for an amendment to Florida's 'Stand Your...
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A Human Face of the NDAA: Charge or Release Gitmo Detainee

Last year, the US government passed detention provisions in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that further entrench indefinite detention in US law and undermine human rights. What does indefinite...
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Fix the NDAA: No More Indefinite Detention

Last year, Congress passed controversial provisions in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)—Sections 1021 and 1022—that further entrench indefinite detention and a "global war" paradigm in US law. These provisions...
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Make the DREAM Act Come True

Immigration has been a hot topic in the recent presidential debates. An overwhelming 72% of Americans want to clear the path towards citizenship for undocumented immigrants -- and the DREAM...
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Click. Boom. Stop Arming Human Rights Abusers

On March 18 - 28, 2013 world leaders will have a Final Conference to negotiate the first ever treaty that will prevent weapons from ending up in the hands of...
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Hyatt Hurts Campaign

Hyatt Housekeepers are getting hurt at work. Some have debilitating injuries from lifting mattresses and scrubbing bathroom floors. Thats why 8th Day Center for Justice stands today with them as...
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