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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Deforestation in Indonesia
Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, destruction, agriculture, habitatdestruction, habitat, green, humans, world, protection, nature, government, ecosystems, trees, forests )

Cal
- 324 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Agribusiness and pulp and paper industries accused of triggering one of the century's greatest ecological disasters in Indonesia. Please sign this,, my first petition ever at Care2, to help stop this horrible destruction!
Palm Oil's Forgotten Victims: Sumatran Elephants Suffer in Rush for 'Liquid Ivory'
Environment  (tags: animals, environment, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, world, protection )

Cal
- 292 days ago - theecologist.org
Western consumers are inadvertently driving the Sumatran elephant to extinction by eating, washing and wearing - in cosmetics - the derivatives of a fruit that is destroying the animal's last remaining forest habitat.
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
- 220 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.
Rescind Pakistan's Blasphemy Law and Save Asia Bibi!
World  (tags: violence, world, religious persecution )

Teresa
- 185 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.
Stand With Malala ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: Malala Yousafzai, education, UN, society, children, world, family, politics )

Nancy
- 293 days ago - secure.aworldatschool.org
Malala Yousafzai will mark her 16th birthday by delivering the highest leadership of the UN a set of education demands written by youth, for youth, to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.
Cambodia Protects Forest for Giant Ibis
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, world, protection, forests, politics, nature, animals )

Cal
- 67 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! Stop Use of Bee-Killing Pesticides
Environment  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection, land mine detection, world )

Cal
- 224 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! Demand Rigorous Conservation of Indonesian Coral Reefs - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, protection, CORALS, corals, humans, world )

Cal
- 189 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! 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
- 89 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! Defend Endangered Forests and Indigenous Rights
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, conservation, humans, politics, nature, ecosystems, pollution, water )

Cal
- 156 days ago - forcechange.com
Papua New Guinea's indigenous peoples have co-existed with native animals and plants for centuries - but when industrial plantations take over, it means bad news for wildlife and for traditional communities. Unlike indigenous agricultural practices, indus
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Peruvian Amazon From Destruction
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, conservation, AMAZON rainforest destruction, rainforest destruciton, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, energy, forests, protection, nature, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 136 days ago - forcechange.com
Save the rainforests of the Peruvian Amazon, and the countless species they protect, from destruction at the hands of palm oil companies
TAKE ACTION NOW! An Urgent Threat to the Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, Great Barrier Reef, destruction, conservation, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, protection, world, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 254 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Australia's legendarily irresponsible mining industry plans to build the world's largest coal mining complex, and then build a shipping lane to that port straight through the greatest ecological treasure we have - the Great Barrier Reef!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Sea Turtles From Hotel Development
Environment  (tags: animals, endangered, TURTLES, overdevelopment, habitatdestruction, habitat, pollution, politics, oceans, world, green )

Cal
- 126 days ago - forcechange.com
Backed by tropical forest and bordered by the Pacific Ocean, the still relatively pristine Matapalo Beach is home to over 200 nesting sites of the green and black species of sea turtles. All 200 of those nesting sites face a real threat from RIU Hotels, a
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand in Solidarity With the Arctic 30
Environment  (tags: Arctic 30, Russian activists, free the Arctic 30, world, protection, wildlife, environment )

Cal
- 194 days ago - members.greenpeace.org
After a peaceful protest to stop climate change, Russian authorities seized 28 international activists and two freelance journalists along with Greenpeace's ship, the Arctic Sunrise, on September 19th.
TAKE ACTION NOW! End Destructive Naval Exercises Around the Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: GREAT BARRIER REEF, Great Barrier Reef, oceans, politics, world, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, conservation, ecosystems )

Cal
- 257 days ago - forcechange.com
Urge the U.S. Navy to recognize the threat training exercises pose to the reef and put a stop to them immediately.
 

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