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Listening To The Thoughts Of The Forest
Offbeat  (tags: Manhattan Lawyers, Environmental Activists, Advocay Groups, Scientists, americans, business, culture, environment, health, humans, interesting, news, off-beat, pictures, unusual, wildlife, world )

- 39 days ago -
"Leaders of environmental advocacy groups, senior managers of a timber corporation, and a small group of scientists strode into a wide-windowed room overlooking the city." This is a wonderful article about Manhattan lawyers....
Walmart's US Workers Gain Pay Rise and Bonus
Offbeat  (tags: Supermark, Business, Wage Rise, Bones, USA )

- 66 days ago -
Walmart plans to start paying its one million US workers at least $11 an hour and give them a one-off cash bonus.
Face to Face With a Family of Polar Bears
Offbeat  (tags: animals, business, humans, society, wildlife, protection, environment, video )

- 88 days ago -
Idyllic the frame especially when we look at the details of the video: the barrel of a rifle on the right of the screen in the last seconds of the video ...... but you have to be careful to see it.
BANNED: London Buses Rejects PETAâEUR(TM)s Dog Roast Christmas Ad
Offbeat  (tags: business, ads, london, england, PETA, christmas, animals, culture, humans, pictures, society, unusual )

- 91 days ago -
One hundred buses were meant to be serving up some food for thought from PETA this Christmas, but at the last minute, London Buses refused to run our advert on the grounds that it may cause offence.
The Art Of Cleaning...An Article About Becoming The Change 11/25/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Parabola, Clearning, Art, Smartphones, Busyness, Authenticity.bizarre, business, culture, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, society, unusual )

- 113 days ago -
"In the busyness of our contemporary life we are drawn into ceaseless activity that often separates us from the deeper dimension of our self. " This is a most insightful article about the clutter and distraction in our lives.
Bipartisan Group of Former FERC Commissioners Rejects Energy SecretaryâEUR(TM)s Bid to Help Coal Plants By Steven Mufson October 19
Offbeat  (tags: environment, business, protection, safety, society, government, health )

- 120 days ago -
"Eight former members of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission âEUR" including five former chairmen âEUR" have filed a letter with the commission opposing PerryâEUR(TM)s proposal that would give coal and nuclear plants credit for resilience so that they..."
Price Soars After Filmmaker's Spoof Used Car Ad Goes Viral
Offbeat  (tags: business, humor, humans, off-beat )

- 134 days ago -
A homemade used-car ad made in California (very well done I might say) that is helping sell a 1996 Honda Accord with 141K miles (225K km)....hilarious and looks very professional
Ivory Trade to Be Banned in UK 'to Protect Elephants'
Offbeat  (tags: Ivory trade, Banned, Animals, Protection, Business, UK Government, UK )

- 164 days ago -
The sale and export of almost all ivory items would be banned in the UK under plans set out by the government.
Toronto Bank Branch Closed After Raccoon Family Moves in, Damages the Place
Offbeat  (tags: racoons, canada, bank, toronto, animals, business, humans, unusual, world )

- 170 days ago -
Canada's largest bank says a family of raccoons is responsible for shutting down a branch in Toronto's west end.
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Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, children, goodnews, interesting, news, performance, unusual, society, humans, health, business, culture, design )

- 178 days ago -
Charlotte is my Daughter -in- Law, I am not asking for sponsors, but please do if you would like to 50c will do, I really want to raise awareness , of what you can do, when you get a hair cut, - especially really long hair,- look to donate near you .
Buying and Selling Maids Online
Offbeat  (tags: Business, Employment, Slavery, Online, Migrant Labour )

- 193 days ago -
Migrant labour in Gulf countries has long been a subject of controversy, and the system that regulates it has now spawned a black market for domestic servants who are bought and sold online.
Urge the USDA to Revise Regulations to End the Automatic Renewal of Licenses Issued to Chronic Violators!
Offbeat  (tags: renewal of licenses, violators, USDA, protecting animals, animals, business, humans, society, wildlife, world )

- 196 days ago -
urge the USDA to revise the licensing requirements to close the loophole that keeps chronic AWA violators licensed and start protecting animals, not their abusers!
Wisconsin: Lock Down By Activists Halts Construction Of Enbridge Pipeline
Offbeat  (tags: Earth First, Earth First Journal, Sabotage, Pipeline, americans, animals, business, crime, culture, environment, health, humans, interesting, odd, off-beat, unusual )

- 209 days ago -
From EFJ: Activists Lock Down of Enbridge pipeline halts construction for 24 hours. More complete explanation below. One action or sabotage to protect earth or animals a day...... Zero tolerance.
Monopoly Was Invented To Show The Evil Of Capitalism
Offbeat  (tags: Monopoly, Board Game, Evil, Capitalism, High Rent, Buy, bizarre, business, children, crime, culture, ethics, government, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, society, unusual, world )

- 212 days ago -
" Buy land âEUR" they arenâEUR(TM)t making it any more,âEUR(TM) quipped Mark Twain. ItâEUR(TM)s a maxim that would certainly serve you well in a game of Monopoly. The game taught children to buy property, build hotels, and charge high rent.
TAKE ACTION: Tell CEOs on Trump's Business and Manufacturing Councils to #QuitTheCouncil Now!
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, weird, Donald Trump, corporations, business, hate, hate groups, racism )

- 216 days ago -
In this moment in our nation, we will not forgot those who remained silent and we will hold special contempt for those who used their access and power for profit. In the wake of Trump's tacit response to Charlottesville- a response that has been applauded

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