These Children Shouldn’t Be Forced Into Slavery

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More than 80,000 Care2 members have voiced their support for slavery-free chocolate from Warner Bros. Thank you so much for being one of them.

Unless we speak up against products that are made with forced child labor, companies will continue to operate as is, turning a blind eye to child slavery in favor of a larger profit margin. Will you help us get the message through to Warner Bros. by asking your friends to sign the petition too?

Instead of going to school, some children are working long hours in cocoa bean fields. They are punished with beatings if quotas aren’t met. We can prevent them from having to suffer from these abuses.

By taking a stand against modern slavery, Warner Bros. will protect these children as well as set a precedent for other companies. That’s why it’s crucial that you send an email to your friends and family, share the petition on Facebook, and send this tweet to ask your network to support the cause.

Here’s a quick message you can copy and send to rally support:

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Even today, companies throughout the world still rely on child labor to make cheaper products. Behr’s Chocolates, the chocolate supplier for Harry Potter’s famous Chocolate Frogs, could be one of them. Warner Bros. continues to use this supplier even though it has taken virtually no action to ensure its production is slavery-free. Thousands of children are forced to work – and often beaten – in cocoa bean fields. That’s why it’s so crucial that we let Warner Bros. know that chocolate made with child labor is just not acceptable.
http://www.care2.com/go/z/e/AhzYn/zoKG/cGi8h

Tens of thousands of people have already asked Warner Bros. to ensure that its chocolate is slavery-free. We need to keep this momentum going, or Warner Bros. will continue to turn a blind eye to child labor. That’s why I signed this petition to support slavery-free chocolates, and I’m hoping you will too. Here’s the link:
http://www.care2.com/go/z/e/AhzYn/zoKG/cGi8h

Thanks!

care2 Thank you for taking action,

Roseanne C.
Care2 and ThePetitionSite Team

 

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Tell the Scottish Government To Stop Allowing Seal Slaughter!

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More and more seals are being found dead along Scotland‘s coast, butchered by the blades of ship propellers. So far, no one has been held responsible for these deaths.
Please sign the petition today! Tell The Scottish Government To Stop Allowing Seal Slaughter!

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Dear Axcella,

In the past few years, the death rate of seals has increased steadily in Scotland’s coastal waters. Reports have found that many of these deaths have been caused by ship propellers. After getting trapped between the propellers’ blades, seals die slowly from painful, deep gashes to their bodies.
In order to stop these deaths, we need the Scottish government to investigate which industries are responsible for them.

Half of the seals getting killed are harbor seals, one of Scotland’s rarest wildlife species. The harbor seals population has already declined by 90%. Unless we act fast to protect these seals, the population will disappear completely.

These killings will continue to go unheard and unaccounted for, unless the public stands up against them. Join us in demanding an end to these seal slaughters before it’s too late.

Roseanne Thank you for taking action,

Roseanne C.
Care2 and ThePetitionSite Team