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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 )

Fiona
- 1 day ago - earthfirstjournal.org
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 )

Fiona
- 4 days ago - aeon.co
" 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 )

Robert
- 8 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
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
TAKE ACTION: It's Time to #FireBannon
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, strange, Donald Trump, business, hate )

Robert
- 8 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon is widening the pathway for white supremacist thought and practice to be mainstreamed in The White House as one of Trump's top advisors.
Nearly 2 Tons of Ivory Crushed Today in New York City's Central Park
Offbeat  (tags: ivory crushed, New York City, Central Park, animals, business, environment, humans, wildlife, protection, world )

Lone
- 19 days ago - ecowatch.com
The statues, trinkets and jewelry represented the tusks of at least 100 slaughtered elephants and held a reported market value of more than $8 million dollars.
Take Action: GoTransparent: Demand to Know Who Made Your Clothes
Offbeat  (tags: business, ethics, humans, protection, safety, Transparency Pledge, human rights of workers )

RosemaryR
- 111 days ago - change.org
Have you ever shopped at Forever 21, Urban Outfitters, Walmart, Primark, or Armani? Do you know how to find out exactly where those clothes were made, and under what conditions? Neither do we! We often lack meaningful information - cont.
Take Acton: Ardene: Stop Mislabelling Animal Fur as 'Faux Fur'!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, business, crime, ethics, humans, protection, wildlife )

RosemaryR
- 112 days ago - e-activist.com
Canadian clothing and accessories retailer Ardene has been caught redhanded mislabelling animal fur as 'faux fur'! Ardene is selling black, knee-high socks with animal fur pom-poms on the cuffs, describing them as containing only synthetic fur.
Why Do We Still Have Daylight Saving Time?
Offbeat  (tags: business, daylight saving time, government, humans, interesting, world )

Kathy
- 165 days ago - thedailybeast.com
2017 marks the 101st anniversary of Daylight Saving Time; Here's why everything you thought you knew about DST is wrong.
Norway's Seal Hunters Hang Up Their Clubs
Offbeat  (tags: A dying industry, Animals, Business, Seal Hunting, Norway )

Ray
- 187 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Seal hunting in Norway is a dying industry, Captain Bjorne Kvernmo, who first began hunting seals more than four decades ago, guides MS Havsel into the harbour of Tromso, the Norwegian city that owes its existence to his trade.
Guinea Pigs: A Popular Peruvian Delicacy
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Pets, Food, Delicacy, Business )

Ray
- 189 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Most people see them as fluffy adorable pets, but in Peru guinea pigs - or "cuy" as they are known locally - are a delicacy.
Search Results Here's What Immigrants Think About Trump And The Wall - YouTube   video
Offbeat  (tags: culture, freedoms, government, politics, activists, off-beat, funny, interesting, news, pictures, business, environment, ethics, humor )

Wendy
- 203 days ago - youtube.com
watch this so funny , hope i have done this correctly , never added a vid before https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPARr3yp6ys
Stop Yousignanimals.Org From Posting Fake Petitions PETITION
Offbeat  (tags: yousignanimals, petition, fake petitions, criminals, selling email addresses, animals, business, humans, society )

Lone
- 371 days ago - change.org
These FAKE petitions damage the hard work being done by REAL charities and REAL petition sites, they also allow a CRIMINAL to earn money by selling YOUR email address to other criminals or unscrupulous individuals or companies
How a Tiny Kitten Inspired a Successful Cat-Collar Business
Offbeat  (tags: tiny kitten, inspiration, cat-bowties, business, awesome-pawsome kitty pics )

Barb
- 388 days ago - catster.com
Shana Freimark was adopted by a kitten, and soon she had launched Sweet Pickles Designs.
Thank Oregon for Fighting to Protect Endangered Species
Offbeat  (tags: oregon, Protecting Endangered Animals, banning sale of exotic animals, animals, business, humans, society, wildlife )

Lone
- 408 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Goal: Commend Leppert and SEA-OregonâEUR(TM)s sponsors and endorsers for their tireless efforts to ban the sale and trade of endangered and exotic animal parts in Oregon.
Iranians Are Angry About Big Bonuses Paid to Bureaucrats
Offbeat  (tags: Business, Bureaucrats, Bonuses )

Ray
- 421 days ago - bbc.co.uk
How much can you earn working for the Iranian state?, That question is trending online in Iran, after the payslips of several employees were leaked online and published by several media outlets.
 

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