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How Australia Perfected Solar Power and Then Went Back to Coal
Green Lifestyle  (tags: world, energy, solar power, coal, Australia, technology, green, environment, Sustainabililty, technology )

Cal
- 2 days ago - news.vice.com
There was a time in the 1980s when Australia led the world in solar technology
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand No Dumping of Nuclear Waste on Lands Belonging to Indigenous Australians
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, government, indigenous rights, dumping nuclear waste, Australia, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy )

Cal
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Australian Government has been attempting to dump radioactive waste on lands belonging to Indigenous Australians.
VIDEOS - Shaun the Hiding Sheep Is Caught--Loses 23 Kg of Wool in First Shearing
Offbeat  (tags: sheep, wool, shearing, tasmania, Australia, animals, interesting, off-beat, photos )

Lone
- 4 days ago - thestar.com
The sheep apparently had been hiding for years on a farm on the island state of Tasmania and had never been shorn. The Australian Broadcasting Corp. reported Thursday that Shaun lost 23.5 kilograms of wool at his first haircut.
Protect Koalas From State-Sponsored Extinction in Australia - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Animals, Koalas, Australia, Environment, Habitat destruction, Pacific Highway, Wildlife corridor, Forest, Trees, Deforestation, Endangered Species, Suffering, Extinction )

Victoria
- 11 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Prevent a highway from destroying a vital koala habitat leading to extinction of the colony, and other endangered species that live in the Blackwall Range Wildlife Corridor. Sign to reroute the Pacific highway in New South Wales to save this forest.
Former Great Barrier Reef Authority Director Slams Current Management - Via Northern Star Australia
Environment  (tags: Australia, Great Barrier Reef, World Heritage Site, Marine Environment, Habitat Destruction, Endangered Species, Coral, Aquatic Animals, Suffering, Extinction, Sustainability, Ethics )

Victoria
- 14 days ago - northernstar.com.au
A former Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority director, Jon Day, has claimed Australian authorities are failing to protect one of the world's greatest natural wonders, by planning to dredge and dump 'sea spoil' at Abbot Point, Coral Sea, Australia.
*** URGENT *** Tony Abbott PM of Australia: Ban Live Export ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, live animal exports, australia )

Angela
- 15 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Stop the cruelty against bulls. They do not deserve the abuse they are getting. They are getting beaten, stabbed to death, tied up unable to move. They need help. They need protection. Don't turn you back on them. Please help them.
Amazing Photographer Puts Us Face-to-Face With Human/Animal Conflict: How Will You React?
Offbeat  (tags: australia, pjotographer, animals, humans, cruelty, advocacy )

Simone
- 16 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
When you read about some of the atrocities humans have wrought against animals, it can be easy to disconnect and to pretend as if these actions are somewhere far separated from your own personal world.
Scrap Proposed Agricultural Gag Laws in Australia and Prioritise Animal Welfare Instead
Animals  (tags: Australia, agriculture, farming, law, animals, protection )

Marie
- 17 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Animals have a right to be treated with dignity and respect. The animal farming industries need to be held accountable for their actions. Agricultural-gag laws serve only to shield the commercial interests of intensive farming operations.
AUSTRALIA: 12-Yr. Old Girl 'Married' Off By Father to 26-Yr. Old
Society & Culture  (tags: Australia, Islam, child marriage, children's rights )

Beth
- 21 days ago - clarionproject.org
A 26-year-old student from Lebanon is being held without bail in Australia for 25 counts of sexual intercourse with a minor. The man was living with a 12-year old girl he had "married" in a sharia ceremony arranged by the girl's father, a 62-year old conv
BLACKTOWN POUND SHOULD - AND CAN - STOP KILLING OUR PETS ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: australia, killed, pets, animalrights )

Angela
- 24 days ago - change.org
Blacktown pound is the largest impounding facility in Australia's largest city. Blacktown Council is one of the largest councils in this city. Blacktown Council makes millions of dollar profit every year! STOP killing our pets !!!
OP-ED: Australian World Heritage: Keeping the Outstanding Exceptional
Environment  (tags: world, ecosystems, conservation, Australia, Great Barrier Reef, environment, politics, nature, protection )

Cal
- 25 days ago - abc.net.au
What does it mean to care for natural World Heritage in 2014 and beyond?
Stop The TPP And TTIP - Petition
World  (tags: TPP, TTIP, Australia, Canada, Philip Morris, Eli Lilly, Petition )

Dandelion
- 27 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Tobacco giant Philip Morris is suing Australia for billions of dollars in lost profits because the government took action to reduce teenage smoking. Eli Lilly is suing Canada, just because Canada has laws to keep essential drugs affordable.
Take Action! - Don't Ban Undercover Animal Cruelty Investigations - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: ag gag, slaughterhouses, Australia, animals, farms, cruelty )

Marie
- 31 days ago - forcechange.com
Ag-gag laws like the ones recently introduced in some American states are now being considered in many Australian states. If signed into law, it could be illegal to covertly film or photograph cruelty in farms and slaughterhouses.
Environment Be Damned, a Gamble Will Decide Future of Giant Australian Coal Mines
Environment  (tags: GratBarrierReef, stupidity, govenrement, energy, Australia, ecosystems, environment, destruction, endangered, healthconditions, protection, pollution, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 32 days ago - vice.com
The Carmichael Coal Project will cover over 200 square kilometres, cost $16.5 billion, excavate six open cut mines and five underground ones, and drain an average of 10 billion litres of water from the Galilee Basin annually over 60 years of operation
Urge Kirkfood to Stop Selling the Delicacy of Despair Known as "Foie Gras" - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Kirkfood, melbourne, Australia, fois gras, cruelty, geese )

Marie
- 32 days ago - action.peta.org.au
Melbourne- and Sydney-based wholesaler Kirkfood Pty Ltd is supporting the torture of ducks and geese through its continued sales of foie gras.
 

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