Petition Calls For All On-Duty Police Officers To Wear Tamper-Proof Cameras


Sparked by recent events, a petition is asking for a method to keep surveillance on on-duty officers in hopes of ending police brutality.

WE WANT GUNDAM! On line Petition to bring Gundam Back to The States


On it’s 35th anniversary Gundam anime fan Casval Deikun & Alex Yarde need your help to reintroduce Gundam in the US.

Stop the Abuse of Children in the Fashion Industry. Why? How?

Jennifer Sky. Stop Child Abuse Fashion.

Working as a teenage model gave me PTSD, says Jennifer Sky.

When Dolls Can Dream


Erin Kelly, a writer with cerebral palsy, explores the impact of one little girl’s courage to petition for the manufacturers of American Girl dolls to make a doll with a disability.

The Right Way To Approach Raising the Minimum Wage


Raising the minimum wage, far from being a comprehensive solution, is at best a temporary fix to a much more fundamental problem.

The NFL and Domestic Violence


21 NFL teams carried at least one player with domestic violence or assault charges on their rosters during the 2012 season. Chelsea Cristene offers suggestions for what to do to change that.

Open Thread: Does the KFC ‘Slap in the Face’ Commercial Go Too Far?

Slap in the Face

Is comedic violence ever acceptable in a commercial?

Video: 13 Year-old Creates Petition to Add Images of Boys to Easy-Bake Oven

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One kid is fed up with Hasbro’s extreme gendering of the universally-loved Easy-Bake Oven.

Bully: The Movie That Dares You to Look Tormented Children in the Eye

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Youth activists rally to remove the R rating from a documentary about bullied teens.

You’ve Got to Be Carefully Taught

Racist Eggs

Jackie Summers suggests we “teach the teachable” when it comes to equality.

Why Do We Watch Violence?

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Watching violence, Alena Schaim writes, is just another way of doing nothing.

The Super Bowl: a Haven for Sex Trafficking

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The Super Bowl is one of the biggest days on the calendar for the underage sex trade.