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TAKE ACTION NOW! Purchase Wounded Knee, SD to Return to the Sioux Nation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: native rights, housing, society, politicsu.s., congress, ethics, government, world, WOUNDED KNEE, native rights )

Cal
- 357 days ago - change.org
The Wounded Knee Massacre site is up for sale by a private owner, James Czywczynski, who is non-Native. Ownership of this land was stripped from the people of Pine Ridge by the Dawes Act of 1887.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save the Beeliar Wetlands of Australia
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, overdevelopment, world, protection, nature, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, green, wildlife )

Cal
- 75 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
THe West Australian government's plan for a four lane, five kilometre extension of the Roe Highway through the Beeliar Wetlands would damage the ecosystem irreparably.
Rescind Pakistan's Blasphemy Law and Save Asia Bibi!
World  (tags: violence, world, religious persecution )

Teresa
- 321 days ago - act.watchdog.net
In July 2009, Muslim extremists attacked mother-of-five Asia Bibi for openly practicing Christianity. Please, join us in calling on Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to pardon Asia and rescind 295c.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Last Rainforest in Kenya
Environment  (tags: enviroment, deforestation, ecosystems, world, conservation, habitat destruction, protection )

Cal
- 20 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Save Mau Forest Complex in Kenya and assign it a national park and UNESCO World Heritage Site . Mau Forest is the main water catchment area in Kenya.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Continue to Oppose Oil Production in Ecuador's Yasuni Rainforests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, oil production, AMazon, uncontacted tribes, indigenous rights, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, protection, pollution, world, wildlife, water, trees, conservation, green, government, politics, humans, nature )

Cal
- 37 days ago - forests.org
Ecuador's mega-diverse Yasuni National Park is again threatened by oil industry road construction as state oil company Petroamazonas has in secret constructed a road into the world-famous Amazon rainforest - violating environmental laws and threatening un
Cambodia Protects Forest for Giant Ibis
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, world, protection, forests, politics, nature, animals )

Cal
- 204 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Cambodia has set aside an area of forest just slightly smaller than Singapore to protect the country's national bird: the giant ibis
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell World Bank: Don't Scrap Environmental Protections!
Environment  (tags: World Bank environmental protections, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, politics, pollution, protection, green, forests, world )

Cal
- 31 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The World Bank's plan would relax the conditions on which it will lend billions of dollars a year to developing countries, allowing countries to simply opt out of policies to protect the environment or ensure the human rights of indigenous people.
The Last Best Place No More: Massive Deforestation Destroying Prime Chimp Habitat in Uganda
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, deforestation, destruction, animals, wildlife, world, humans, government, ecosystems )

Cal
- 55 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Prime chimpanzee habitat is gone --Global Forest Watch data shows at least 20 percent of the forest cover along the Kafu River in western Uganda has disappeared since 2001
TAKE ACTION NOW! WALMART and KMART "Don't Sell Rainforest Destruction -- Don't Sell Paseo Tissue Products!"
Environment  (tags: environment, ethics, rainforest destruction, business, corporate, economy, ecosystems, destruction, environment, protection, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 225 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Paseo products have no recycled content -- they're made of 100% virgin tree fiber. Worse, those trees come from pulpwood plantations that are eating into Indonesia's rainforests and destroying the last Sumatran tiger habitat.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Rigorous Conservation of Indonesian Coral Reefs - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, protection, CORALS, corals, humans, world )

Cal
- 325 days ago - forcechange.com
Destructive fishing practices, such as blast and cyanide fishing, are threatening the coral reefs of Indonesia, which are among the most biologically diverse in the world.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Use of Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection, land mine detection, world )

Cal
- 361 days ago - forcechange.com
Bees are a crucial player in the United States agricultural industry, pollinating as much as 70 percent or more of food sources. However, bees have been dying off at an alarming rate, and evidence suggests this may be partially due to certain pesticides
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell EPA to Prevent a Mining Catastrophe in Alaska
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, BISTOL BAY MINING PROPOSAL, activism, conservation, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 17 days ago - change.org
NRDC has been ratcheting up pressure on EPA to do the right thing and stop the mine -- but we need your help to mobilize a massive public outcry that will compel the agency to protect Bristol Bay forever.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Mekong--Don't Dam the Dolphins' River!
Environment  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, endangered, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, ecosystems, environment, animals, pollution, politics, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 29 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Irrawaddy dolphin is a dolphin that curiously has no beak. Only 85 of these animals live in the Mekong river. There is a proposed dam that will have serious effects on this species.
Elephant Poaching Soars as Sumatran Forests Turn Into Plantations
Environment  (tags: animals, elephant poaching, ivory trade, deforestation, world, wildlife, destruction, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 18 days ago - news.mongabay.com
here has been a spike in elephant deaths in Sumatra this year, and conversion of rainforest to plantations is one of the main causes, according to the Indonesian Elephant Conservation Forum
 

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