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Take Acton: Ardene: Stop Mislabelling Animal Fur as 'Faux Fur'!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, business, crime, ethics, humans, protection, wildlife )

- 324 days ago -
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.
Playground Hope for Pet Therapy - Raccolta Fondi Su BuonaCausa.Org
Offbeat  (tags: pet therapy, fundraiser, animals, cats, children, dogs, ethics, humans, pets, The Cat Man of Aleppo, Syria, Aleppo )

- 254 days ago -
Please help to make this dream come true. Now the time has come to finish the project. So far, so much has been achieved, but there is a lot that still needs to be done.
Take Action: GoTransparent: Demand to Know Who Made Your Clothes
Offbeat  (tags: business, ethics, humans, protection, safety, Transparency Pledge, human rights of workers )

- 321 days ago -
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.
Monopoly Was Invented To Show The Evil Of Capitalism
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- 214 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.
Living In Deep Time...An Article About Becoming The Change 9/11/2017
Offbeat  (tags: Deep Time, Deep Ecology, bizarre, culture, ethics, health, news, odd, off-beat, unusual )

- 191 days ago -
Men of all ages say Richard Rohr has given them a new way into spiritual depth and religious thought âEUR" through his writing and retreats. This conve Franciscan spiritual teacher delves into "father hunger."
This Bear Attacks a Circus Artist
Offbeat  (tags: animals, ethics, crime, society, protection, bears, circus animals, pets, animals exploitated )

- 160 days ago -
VIdéo : The circus is supposed to amuse. This accident broke the atmosphere in Syktyvkar, Russia: a bear attacked his tamer during the show.
VIDEO: Woman Finds Bird Frozen Solid, Saves Its Life With Blow Dryer
Offbeat  (tags: animal lovers, Animal Welfare, resources, good people, protection, ethics, happy ending )

- 92 days ago -
One frigid winter day, a woman discovered a frozen bird in her yard while outside with her Yorkie. As she approached to see what was wrong, the concerned woman discouraged her curious dog, Lily, from getting too close to the ailing bird.
Find Meaning....An Article About Becoming The Change 1/25/2018
Offbeat  (tags: Meaning, Happiness, Giving, Taking, Dali Lama, culture, ethics, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

- 54 days ago -
Happiness is for takers. Meaning is for givers. Guess who feels better? Something interesting has been happening in recent years. Meaning has regained a foothold in our universities, and especially in an unexpected placeâEUR"the sciences
Fake Youtube Videos Become Viral In The Wake Of Hurricane Irma
Offbeat  (tags: Fake News, Fake Videos, Florida, Hurricane Irma, americans, bizarre, ethics, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, pictures, society, video, world )

- 190 days ago -
As Hurricane Irma plowed through Florida in recent days, internet users shared photos and videos of the destruction wrought by the storm. More than a few of those images, however, were fake.
You Won't Believe How Many Tweets Trump Has Made In His First 100 Days
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, ethics, interesting, odd, technology, unusual )

- 320 days ago -
Everyone knows how much Trump likes Twitter, but one picture is worth a thousand words - or tweets as the case may be.
12 Dromedaries Disqualified From Beauty Contest for Receiving Botox
Offbeat  (tags: animals, culture, ethics, dromedaries, society, off-beat )

- 55 days ago -
Every year since 2000, a camel female beauty contest, held at the King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud Festival , has been held in Saudi Arabia as a "genuine symbol of the desert lifestyle of the people of the Arabian Peninsula".
The Lesson of the $300,000 Bobcat
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, ethics, government, interesting, protection, wildlife )

- 244 days ago -
What is a bobcat worth? There's a few ways of thinking about that question. One answer, of course, is that a bobcat's value is intrinsic, their lives not something to signify with a price tag. Fair enough. But for the sake of discussion, and because...

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