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RECENT UPDATE ON ARTURO THE POLAR BEAR! Argentina Zoo Freezes Polar Bear Move to Canada
Offbeat  (tags: Arturo, Argentina, polar bear, old, move him!, protection, safety, health, ethics, animals, government, news )

Julie
- 9 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Greenpeace and other environmentalist groups argue it's riskier to keep the bear in Mendoza, where temperatures can reach up to 86 Fahrenheit (30 Celsius) in the summer. The last polar bear at the Buenos Aires zoo died in late Dec. 2012 amid a heat wave.
VICTORY VICTORY A Butterfly Back From The Brink
Offbeat  (tags: 45 captive-bred, 308 caterpillars, been released into the wild, cautiously optimistic, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, government, GoodNews, nature, protection, conservation, extinction, environment, performance, health, safety )

Kelly
- 34 days ago - usfws.tumblr.com
Photo: Schaus swallowtail (Holly Salvato)~ In June 2012 the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) issued an emergency order allowing the collection and captive rearing of endangered Schaus' swallowtail butterflies.
Please Can You Demand That David Cameron Puts Our Bees Before Syngenta's Profits?
Offbeat  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, green, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, world, wildlife, weather, water, trees, protection, habitat, activists, culture, dishonesty, death, ethics, fami )

Wendy
- 35 days ago - secure.38degrees.org.uk
"If the government approves Syngenta's kneejerk and cynical application then the public are bound to question whether ministers are too close to the agrochemical companies and too distant from the ecology that feeds us.".
Michael's Revolution #9   video
Offbeat  (tags: activists, americans, goodnews, government, health, interesting, society, humans, ethics, elections, freedoms, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, best, ethics, humanrights, israel, middle-east, UnitedNations, world, bizarre, business, children, ethics, inter )

Michael
- 41 days ago - youtube.com
A hard to believe story which will all add. How many will believe that Michael of Daniel 12;1, is the child of Revelations 12, and #9 from the Beatles song Revolution #9 where Lennon says near the end, "Take this brother may it serve you well.?"
Tell Britain's Prime Minister: Don't Ban New Wind Energy - Please Sign!
Offbeat  (tags: David Cameron, government, wind energy )

Marie
- 57 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Climate change doesn't recognize international borders, so this matters:
"The Islamic Republic of Tower Hamlets"
Offbeat  (tags: UK, Tower Hamlets, Sharia law, Islam, Muslims, UK, culture, government, safety, society )

Ge
- 60 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
"One day our representatives will govern this country." -- Mayor Lutfur Rahman, standing for re-election as Mayor of Tower Hamlets.
Japan: Stop Denying The
Offbeat  (tags: humans, government, women, violence, freedoms, crime, abuse, corruption )

B
- 64 days ago - act.watchdog.net
Historians believe Japan forced up to 200,000 Chinese and Korean women to be sex slaves during WWII. Women who survived -- and weren't shamed into silence - have described being recruited for labor, then beaten and raped by as many as 40 Japan soldiers.
BBC BIAS IN ELECTION REPORTING
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Wendy
- 66 days ago - you.38degrees.org.uk
Dear BBC, we believe the BBC should URGENTLY establish processes that ensure that election reporting is fair, unbiased not sensationalist ensuring those processes are followed so that reporting fairly reflects the state of polling and voting in Britain
Greenpeace JEWSON: STOP PLUNDERING THE AMAZON
Offbeat  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, forests, environment, climate-change, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, politics, activists, crime, corruption, dishonesty, environment, ethics, fashion, government, humans, law, media, movies, world, society )

Wendy
- 76 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
Criminal gangs are looting the Amazon rainforest. They're stealing rare trees, which are chopped up to make expensive flooring and garden decking..Tell Jewson and International Timber to stop selling timber plundered from the Amazon..
Short Changed: Why Americans Are No Longer The Tallest People in the World
Offbeat  (tags: health, interesting, food, government, americans )

Abe
- 78 days ago - nomadicpolitics.blogspot.com
A study reveals that the height of Americans on average is being outpaced by other countries for the first time in its history. The reasons are surprising.
Hillside : Time Running Out for 8 Horses and Ponies... Please Help !!
Offbeat  (tags: horses, ponies, protection, health, government, abused, animalwelfare, killing, politics, donations, assistance, humans, pets, safety )

Borg
- 78 days ago - us2.campaign-archive1.com
We only have until Friday to save the lives of eight horses and ponies. With this deadline looming, we have been approached by a council, in a last ditch attempt to see if we can help them or else they will be shot. Please Help !!
Rottweiler Registered to Vote in Britain
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, animals, funny, government, pets, voting )

Giana
- 93 days ago - news.yahoo.com
A dog owner from northeastern England has been threatened with police action after his ageing pet Rottweiler was registered to vote in next month's European Parliament elections, it emerged Tuesday.
Govt Moves to Shield 'Whaling Culture'
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, whaling, scientific, changes, government, Japan )

Marie
- 103 days ago - the-japan-news.com
The government's decision on Friday to continue research whaling in the northwestern Pacific for fiscal 2014 reflects domestic voices demanding that the government protect "Japan's whaling culture," but the decision is likely to trigger stronger protests
FOREIGN SECRETARY: HELP STOP THE SEXUAL ABUSE OF CHILDREN IN TOURISM
Offbeat  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, ethics, crime, corruption, politics, world, violence, society, europe, UnitedNations, news, media, HumanRights, government, politics, humans, environment, world, protection, safety, society, world, government, humans, ethics, chi )

Wendy
- 109 days ago - campaigns.walkfree.org
We can do this by calling on the Government to strengthen its commitment in the fight against transnational child abuse by implementing international obligations and setting up national and international law enforcement teams to protect children everyw'
 

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