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Protect US Wildlife From Destructive Logging Practices in California - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Wildlife, US, California, Logging Industry, Habitat destruction, Endangered Species, Black-backed Woodpeckers, California Spotted Owls, National Forests, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 6 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Please sign to ensure the survival of threatened species (including the Black-backed Woodpecker and the California Spotted Owl) that rely on California forests by banning irresponsible logging practices in the Tahoe and Sierra National Forests.
Mexican Crackdown Slows Central American Immigration To U.S.
World  (tags: illegal aliens, deportations, Mrxico, US, world, politics, society, news, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 7 days ago - npr.org
The number of Central Americans reaching the U.S. border has dropped dramatically. According to the U.S. Border Patrol, 60 percent fewer unaccompanied minors were apprehended in August than at the height of the migration crisis earlier this summer.
The Speech Obama Didn't Want to Give
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ISIL, Iraq, Syria, Americans, US, Obama, speech, troops, military, government, ethics, war, terrorism )

Carrie
- 9 days ago - politico.com
This was the speech President Barack Obama never thought he'd have to give. Standing in front of the cameras in prime-time, Obama -- the man who won the White House in part due to his opposition to the Iraq War -- prepared the country to get even more...
U.S. Drops Contractor That Did Background Checks for Snowden and Navy Yard Shooter
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, security contractor, crime, society, interesting, safety, violence, government )

Carrie
- 9 days ago - rawstory.com
The U.S. government is dropping its largest security clearance contractor, U.S. Investigations Services LLC, which carried out background checks on Edward Snowden and the Aaron Alexis, who shot 12 people to death at the Washington Navy Yard.
End Federal Agency's Wildlife Slaughter - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: US, wildlife, Wildlife Services, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Slaughter, Killing, Sadness, Ethical concerns, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 9 days ago - forcechange.com
End the Wildlife Services cruel and unwarranted extermination campaign, and demand transparency in wildlife management. It is supposed to be responsible for controlling invasive species but it has destroyed far more native species for unknown reasons.
A Sour Deception: Citric Acid Comes From GMO Black Mold, Not Fruit - Via
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Genetic Engineering, Citric Acid, Food Industry, Industrial Farming, Black Mold, Big Ag, US, China, GMO corn, Health risks )

Victoria
- 10 days ago - eatlocalgrown.com
Nearly all citric acid (used as a preservative) is made in an industrial factory using black mold (Aspergillus niger) fermentation with GMO corn and is produced by some Big Ag food producers in the US and China. The mold feeds on GMO corn syrup glucose.
Israel Has Three Years to End the Occupation -- Abbas
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, US, violence, Human Rights, government, freedoms, politics, interesting, news )

Carrie
- 11 days ago - mondoweiss.net
The Palestinian president went on to state that his main political project will be announcing a timeline for Israel to end the occupation and to accept "a Palestinian state on the '67 borders, and East Jerusalem as its capital."
Tell Obama & Congress to Call Israeli Settlement Expansion Illegal and Make Netanyahu Hear It ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Petition, US, Obama, Kerry, Israel, illegal settlements, Palestine, government, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
President Obama and Members of Congress should heed J Street's call to say that Israeli settlements in the West Bank are illegal and to make it clear that U.S. opposition is not just symbolic.
Save Endangered Birds From Deforestation in California US - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Animals, Owls, Woodpeckers, Endangered Species, Extinction, Environment, US, National Forest, Deforestation, Habitat destruction, Ethical concerns, Wildlife, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 17 days ago - forcechange.com
Prevent loggers from endangering local wildlife with extinction (CA owl) by removing more trees from the heavily burned Stanislaus National Forest. The damaged forest is not completely unsalvageable either as reports indicate "new growths" appearing.
A Climate for Change: The EPA's Limits on Emissions Are Important But Not Enough
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, Emissions Standards, Climate Inaction, President Obama, Senator Mitch McConnell, Rhetoric, Climate Change )

Brian
- 18 days ago - washingtonpost.com
"THE COUNTRY is about to see its fiercest climate-change battle. After years of congressional inaction, President Obama's Environmental Protection Agency is applying new rules to curb greenhouse-gas emissions..."
From Gaza With the Worst News: Orphaned While at College in America
Society & Culture  (tags: Gaza, US, violence, death, children, education, family, sadness, society, women, travel, world )

Carrie
- 20 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
"I saw that the Ajrami family's house was bombed in the Jabaliya refugee camp, where I live, so I called my family, but no one was answering. "Finally my younger sister answered and was crying. I couldn't understand her."
An Epidemic Aided By Poverty
World  (tags: Ebola, Outbreak, West Africa, Racism, Poverty, Fear Mongering, Exploitation, US )

Brian
- 21 days ago - socialistworker.org
"AS THE deadly disease Ebola spreads throughout West Africa, some in the U.S. have been engaging in fear-mongering and racism. Others are seeing this deadly outbreak as a golden chance to profit off desperation. But what's causing the..."
Iagine A Future Free From Gun Violence ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, gun violence, Alex Mooney, Larry Pratt, ethics, corruption, constitution, abuse, candidates, politics, republicans, elections )

Carrie
- 24 days ago - csgv.org
TELL ALEX MOONEY: RETURN LARRY PRATT'S MONEY. Larry Pratt has obviously crossed a line in suggesting his members might shoot a Congresswoman who votes in a way they believe is unconstitutional.
What If Israel Was Committing Those Crimes Against You?   video
World  (tags: Israel, war, crimes, Gaza, against, humanity, US, weapons, children, massacre, civilians, schools, hospitals, mosques, handicapped, facility, Toronto )

Sam
- 26 days ago - vimeo.com
What if your hometown was at the receiving end of Israel's war crimes? Wake up, Toronto!
Sources: WTO Ruled Against U.S. on Country-of-Origin Labeling
Health & Wellness  (tags: WTO, food safety, US, Canada, Mexico, country of origin labeling, ethics, diet, health, news, humans, society, safety, protection )

Carrie
- 26 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
The sources say that WTO determined that U.S. rules to place mandatory labels on meat packages identifying where the animal was born, raised and slaughtered were unfair, reinforcing a previous ruling from 2012 that prompted the U.S. to revise its rules.
 

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