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12 Ways to Rid the Planet of GMOs and MonsantoâEUR(TM)s Roundup
World  (tags: freedoms, ethics, humans, society, safety, corruption, rights, government, illness, food, health, prevention, protection, disease, diet, humans, risks, safety, GeneticEngineering, world, usa, africa, asia, europe, society )

Kevin
- 10 hours ago - eatlocalgrown.com
The article suggests ways to fight GMOs, while the image I included suggests where the protests should really occur.
End The Hunts Texas
Animals  (tags: hunts, texas, africa, auction, animal welfare, petition )

Scooby
- 3 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Signing this petition would help preserve our wildlife and would possibly end the auctioning of hunts in Africa and other places where wildlife is dwindling.
Crucified Again: Persecution of Christians Becomes More Widespread
World  (tags: world, Christians, Christianity, Muslims, Islam, africa, asia, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, society, terrorism, violence )

Penny
- 5 days ago - speroforum.com
Approximately 100,000 Christians die every year because of their faith. One thousand Nigerian churches destroyed in 2014.
Boko Haram's Six-Day Terror Rampage - Up to 2,000 Dead
World  (tags: Nigeria, massacre, Boko Haram, Islam, Muslims, africa, conflict, death, freedoms, society, terrorism, violence, war, world )

Penny
- 5 days ago - clarionproject.org
Perhaps 2,000 people have been massacred in Nigeria in the most savage and brutal attack yet by the Islamist group Boko Haram. The precise number of those killed is unknown, but it is at least in the hundreds. Eyewitnesses and media sources are reporti
International Community Must Do More in Pressing for Peace in South Sudan
World  (tags: South Sudan, pressing for peace, world, war, politics, africa, society, violence, humanrights, government )

Cal
- 7 days ago - globalpost.com
Five CEOs speak out on need to end violence and give the fragile country a chance to endure.
Royal Navy Crew Block Turtle Soup With Rescue Bid
Offbeat  (tags: Hms enterprise, Royal Navy, Africa, turtles, soup, saved, good news, UK )

Scooby
- 8 days ago - westernmorningnews.co.uk
Three sea turtles destined for the dinner table after being caught in an illegal snare have lived to see another day thanks to the crew of a Plymouth-based Royal Navy ship.
More Than Half of Africa's Arable Land 'Too Damaged' for Food Production
Green Lifestyle  (tags: ecosystems, environment, soil degradation, farming, Africa, climate-change, sustainabililty )

Nancy
- 9 days ago - ipsnews.net
The report, "No Ordinary Matter: conserving, restoring and enhancing Africa's soil", notes that Africa suffers from the triple threat of land degradation, poor yields and a growing population.
Please, Try to STOP BOKO HARAM
World  (tags: Africa, violence )

Dimitris
- 10 days ago - stopbokoharam.wesign.it
We call on all the citizens of the world, especially Africans everywhere to show your solidarity with the victims of the barbarity of Boko Haram and other acts of terrorism throughout the world.
Nigeria's Forgotten Massacre: 2,000 Slaughtered By Boko Haram, But the West Is Failing to Help
World  (tags: children, corruption, crime, society, violence, world, women, death, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, conflict, corruption, death, freedoms, humanrights, violence, crime, terrorism )

Hilary
- 11 days ago - independent.co.uk
What horrors continue in Nigeria, and yet not only does the West fail to help, the Western media fails to remember. This brief story serves as a small reminder of vast terror and mayhem especially at the hands of Islamist extremists Boko Haram.
Another Victim of the Ebola Virus --- Sierra Leone's Economy
World  (tags: africa, Sierra Leone, economy, society, politics, GDP, IMF, tourism, recovery )

Lynn
- 11 days ago - cbc.ca
A dozen years after a decade long, economically devastating civil war, Sierra Leone was finally beginning to form the building blocks of economic prosperity. The Ebola virus has stopped all that in its tracks.
Shell To Pay $84 Million for Nigerian Oil Spills: 'Inadequate for Damage Done'
Business  (tags: World, Nigeria, Fossil Fuels, Corporate Power, Africa, Environment, Water, Pollution )

Judy
- 16 days ago - commondreams.org
Lawyers say the settlement is unprecedented, but locals point out: 'The fishermen cannot hope to return to fishing in the Bodo rivers and creeks because of the depth of hydrocarbon pollution resulting from the oil spills.'
Thousands Flee as Boko Haram Seizes Military Base on Nigeria Border
World  (tags: boko haram, Africa, Nigeria, Chad, jihad, persecution, murders, civilians )

Barbara
- 17 days ago - theguardian.com
Scores of soldiers and civilians killed, with around 300 still unaccounted for, as insurgents storm village of Baga
Attacks By Islamic Extremists in Nigeria Leave at Least 28 Christians Dead
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, Nigeria, conflict, death, murder, Islam, Muslims, Christians, society, terrorism, violence )

Penny
- 19 days ago - morningstarnews.org
Muslim Fulani gunmen on Friday (Jan. 2) killed 15 Christians in an area of Kaduna state where 10 others were killed on Dec. 27, ending a week of violence in Nigeria in which at least 28 died.
Stop Nuclear Power in South Africa PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, protection, Africa, nuclear )

Anna
- 20 days ago - greenpeace.org
Greenpeace strongly believes that nuclear energy is not the answer to our current energy crisis. It will always deliver too little, too late and at far too high a price. Greenpeace Africa is campaigning for new investments to go into renewable energy
Save Giraffes From Extinction in Tanzania, Africa - Force Change Petition
Animals  (tags: Africa, Wild Animals, Giraffes, Suffering, Death, Extinction, Protection, Conservation, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 22 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect giraffes from rapid decline in Tanzania, Africa, due to poaching, overhunting and homelessness by loss of habitat. Sign this petition to urge the Tanzanian government to implement conservation policies to protect this threatened species.
 

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