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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Raise the Minimum Wage!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: MINIMUM WAGE, law, laws, congress, economy, ethics, news, obama, politics, usa, government )

Cal
- 7 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Raising the minimum wage would not only improve the lives of millions of hardworking Americans and their families but also build a stronger economy and decrease the need for government assistance.
Give Ontario's Environment a Present By Earth Day: Pass Laws to Protect Water and Free Speech By April 22 ! SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, Canada, laws, water, free speech, humans )

Cher
- 8 days ago - environmentaldefence.ca
Help cut through the political standstill. Urge your MPP to pass these laws by Earth Day (April 22) to protect the water we rely on and to protect Ontario residents' right to speak out to defend the environment.
Wildlife With Teeth Bill Progressing in Illinois General Assembly
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, bills, laws )

Cher
- 9 days ago - chicagoist.com
A bill in the Illinois Senate would amend the wildlife code to include wolves, bears and mountain lions on the list of protected species.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Fracking in North Carolina
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is wh akc, laws, anti-fracking, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, habitatdestruction, habitat, water )

Cal
- 23 days ago - ipetitions.com
The process of extraction of natural gas has been shown to cause harm to residents, natural resources and communities where the process has occurred across the US and worldwide. We call on the NC General Assembly, the Governor and the Environmental Manage
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Say YES to Humane Cosmetics
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, laws, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 33 days ago - aavs.org
On March 5th, the Humane Cosmetics Act (H.R. 4148), legislation that would prohibit the use of animals in the testing of cosmetics and their component ingredients, was introduced to Congress by Representative Jim Moran (D-VA)
These States Still Ban Cohabitation, Sex Toys... And Gay Marriage (INFOGRAPHIC)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, laws, society, gay marriage, rights, freedoms, government, ethics, crime, politics )

Carrie
- 39 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Here are some unnecessary bans still on the books in the U.S. The only one widely enforced by a majority of states is the one that prevents gay people from marrying.
Facebook to Crack Down on Illegal Gun Sales
Society & Culture  (tags: Facebook, guns, laws, ethics, safety, society, crime, abuse, news, internet )

Carrie
- 41 days ago - bits.blogs.nytimes.com
In an effort to curb illicit activity, Facebook introduced Wednesday a series of educational and enforcement efforts for sellers of guns. It will delete posts that seek to circumvent gun laws.
345 Species at Risk in Canada
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, endangered, animaladvocates, laws, protecting endangered species, bureaucratic bungling, animals, protection, humans, society )

Cal
- 42 days ago - ecowatch.com
Of 345 species at risk in Canada, more than 160 have waited far too long for recovery strategies. Thanks to a recent federal court decision, four luckier ones are finally getting overdue plans detailing steps needed to save and protect them
California's Fracking Opponents Introduce New Moratorium Bill
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, moratorium, CAlifornia, laws, politics, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems )

Cal
- 53 days ago - news.yahoo.com
California lawmakers have unveiled a new bill that would halt fracking and other controversial oil extraction practices in the state until a comprehensive review of their impact is complete
TAKE ACTION NOW! Praise Stronger Animal Cruelty Laws - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: laws, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty, cruelty, protection )

Cal
- 56 days ago - forcechange.com
Thank South Dakota for making animal cruelty a felony
Changes Sought for Endangered Species Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, environmentalists, lawsuits, laws, change, ESA )

Giana
- 70 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Republicans in Congress on Tuesday called for an overhaul to the Endangered Species Act to curtail environmentalists' lawsuits and give more power to states, but experts say broad changes to one of the nation's cornerstone environmental laws are unlikely.
Virginia Bill Would Exempt Homes, Small Farms From Food Safety Laws
Health & Wellness  (tags: food safety, Virginia, risks, laws, safety, health, government, protection, warning, food, ethics )

Carrie
- 83 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
Delegate Robert Bell (R-Charlottesville) wants to completely exempt homes and farms with 10 or fewer full-time employees from Virginia food laws.
Canadian Supermarkets: DO NOT SELL SEAL MEAT IN YOUR STORES
Animals  (tags: animal slaughter, animal cruelty, laws, Canada, seals, protect the seals )

Ruth Ann
- 94 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
To sell seal meat would not only promote animal cruelty, but seal meat is also unhealthy for humans to consume, carrying high levels of heavy metals, including mercury. Protect the seals!
ACTION ALERT: Animal Rights Defense Law in Bolivia! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: bolivia, horrendous cruelty, animal rights, laws, animal protection animal welfare )

Simone
- 95 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Thousands and thousands of animals in Bolivia are cruelly tortured and suffer terribly, ending up cruelly being killed or agonizingly abandoned. These acts are committed daily, with impunity by people of different social sectors, including authorities:
ACTION ALERT: Indiana: Stop Trying to Criminalize Whistleblowers ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: farm animals cruely suffering undercove, crimes, laws )

Simone
- 97 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
petition It's only the very beginning of the new year, but Indiana is already working on an ag-gag bill (SB 101) targeting those who seek to expose animal abuse and illegal activity on farms. This bill will increase the penalty for exposing abuses
 

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