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Change.org
06/24/2017 at 17:48. Facebook
"One might think it’s simply Muslims, but from comments posted I see that isn’t the case. Instead it’s people who value diversity. Folks wanting their children to understand the Muslim-American experience. Individuals eager for Muslim-American girls to feel they, like all Americans, are part of this great country of ours. As one petition signer summarized: Play leads to learning."
One might think its simply Muslims but from comments posted I see

No reason in the world a Muslim girl can't be an American Girl

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06/23/2017 at 17:09. Facebook
Harold Jacobs of Boca Raton, Florida: "We are each a human being, not a number. You know us, we are your family member, your neighbor, your Uber driver, your friend, your classmate from years ago, your acquaintance of today....STOP using our plights for political fodder and for so much fist waving and speechifying!"
Harold Jacobs of Boca Raton Florida We are each a human being

Topic · Health care · Change.org

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Change.org
Change.org
06/22/2017 at 20:17. Facebook
Melissa Sheldrick started a petition to get Canadian provinces to put a process for medication error reporting after the tragic death of her son, Andrew. Recently, Ontario began a program to address her concerns. “Medication errors can have tragic consequences for patients and families … They are also preventable,” Todd Leach, a spokesperson for the Ontario College of Pharmacists, told the...
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Melissa Sheldrick started a petition to get Canadian provinces to put a

Ontario pharmacists to be required to report errors | Toronto Star

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Change.org
Change.org
06/21/2017 at 17:15. Facebook
Kate Hintz's six-year-old daughter Morgan suffers from Dravet Syndrome, a rare form of epilepsy that causes frequent and dangerous seizures. They tried over 10 different anti-epilepsy medications but at best, Morgan went only four weeks without a seizure – until they began giving Morgan cannabidiol oil – a form of medical marijuana.

Morgan's condition and quality of life has greatly improved...
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Kate Hintzs sixyearold daughter Morgan suffers from Dravet Syndrome a rare form

Pass the CARERS Act and protect medical marijuana patients!

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Hamilton James
Change.org
Change.org
06/20/2017 at 14:01. Facebook
Today is #WorldRefugeeDay. If you believe that all refugees deserve to live in safety, you can join the USA for UNHCR by pledging to stand #WithRefugees.
Today is WorldRefugeeDay If you believe that all refugees deserve to live

Will you stand #WithRefugees?

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Carl Smith
"People come up to me all the time and say, 'Thank you for your service,' and I appreciate that, but nobody ever comes up to Yvonne and thanks her."

Commander Dave Riley is a veteran and quadruple amputee who depends on his wife to help him "dress, bathe, eat, get out of bed and put on my prosthetics." Dave is joining PL+US to call on Congress and the VA to families to extend benefits to all...
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Claudine Noé
Starbucks offers six weeks of paid parental leave to new moms, including adoptive parents – but leaves out birth dads. You can sign this petition to help change that this #FathersDay.
Starbucks offers six weeks of paid parental leave to new moms including

Starbucks: Give paid parental leave to dads! - Change.org

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Alice Fening
John Foster
Nick Way from Graham North Carolina wrote: "These men are true American heroes who deserve recognition for standing against bigotry and hatred when they could have easily refused to get involved. A person doesn't have to wear a uniform to be a warrior for what is right, the protection of innocent life."
Nick Way from Graham North Carolina wrote These men are true American

Donald Trump: Award The Presidential Medal of Freedom to the Heroes of Portland.

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Nurcemal Birtay
Roderick Boyd
This week's gun violence added to more than 150 mass shootings so far in 2017 — putting this year on pace to be among the most violent years for gun violence in history. The daughter of a Sandy Hook schoolteacher continues to call on Congress and the CDC to resume studying the causes and impacts of gun violence. If you're looking for ways to take action on this issue, please sign the petition.
This weeks gun violence added to more than 150 mass shootings so

Congress: Stop blocking gun violence research

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David Hugh Smith
Benjamin Rigby
Commander Dave Riley is former Coast Guard helicopter rescue swimmer and quadruple amputee, who depends on his wife Yvonne to help him "dress, bathe, eat, get out of bed and put on my prosthetics."

Because caregivers of disabled veterans are only eligible for VA benefits if the veteran was injured on or after September 11, 2001, Yvonne and tens of thousands of families caring for veterans are...
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Commander Dave Riley is former Coast Guard helicopter rescue swimmer and quadruple

Department of Veteran Affairs: Expand comprehensive caregiver benefits to severely disabled veterans of all generations

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Marina Jason
Roderick Boyd
There’s persistence. Then there’s grit. This week, hear how serial entrepreneur @NancyLublin scaled 3 nonprofits.
Theres persistence Then theres grit This week hear how serial entrepreneur NancyLublin

3 Ways Activists Can Cultivate Grit

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Joe Croughan
These two sisters are petitioning American Girl to create a Muslim American Girl Doll – they've even started writing her story. You can sign to support their efforts.
These two sisters are petitioning American Girl to create a Muslim American

Ms. Dickson: Make a Muslim American Girl Doll

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Debra Eastman
Ashlee Stockwell
On the anniversary of the Pulse Nightclub shooting, reflections from a victim's mother on transforming personal tragedy into action.
On the anniversary of the Pulse Nightclub shooting reflections from a victims

Mother of Pulse Victim Discusses Gun Violence with Change.org

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Kyliegh Osborn
Clif Ellis
Peter Farley, the U.S. Army officer who went out on daily patrols with Wisam Albaiedhani, an Iraqi interpreter whose family has made many sacrifices to help the U.S. military. Farley mobilized support to win the rare reversal of the denials of the family's visas to leave Baghdad reversed. “We still can’t believe it," Wisam said. "My dad had heart issues in the last three weeks and was...
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Peter Farley the US Army officer who went out on daily patrols

From Iraq, a good-news immigration story

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Louise Willis
This week the #DivestLA petition was delivered to L.A. City Hall Council Chambers. Over 38,000 people signed to urge the city to divest from Wells Fargo.
This week the DivestLA petition was delivered to LA City Hall Council

Divest LA Petition Drop at Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti's Office

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Tracy Bosworth Page
Panos Panagiotis
"Researchers estimate that currently, 250 million tons of plastic waste pollute our oceans, and that number is growing fast." You can support Tyler's fight for clean oceans this #WorldOceansDay by joining his movement to Protect Our Waters.
Sandra Crowell
Mickey Castillo
Joe Croughan
Former FBI director James Comey will testify to the Senate Intelligence Committee soon. Follow the live stream and share your thoughts below.
Suzy Bartose
Ken Winkler
Julian Pellam
Former FBI director James Comey will testify to the Senate Intelligence Committee in approximately one hour. Follow the live stream and share your thoughts below.
Former FBI director James Comey will testify to the Senate Intelligence Committee

Comey Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

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Read former FBI Director James Comey's prepared remarks, published by the Senate Intelligence Committee, ahead of his testimony tomorrow.

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Read former FBI Director James Comeys prepared remarks published by the Senate
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Natalie Humes
Learn more about former U.S. Justice Department official Christopher A. Wray, President Trump's nominee to lead the FBI.
Learn more about former US Justice Department official Christopher A Wray President

What to Know About Nomination of Christopher A. Wray as FBI Director

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Ken Winkler
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