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PETITION - ItâEUR(TM)s About Time to Do Away With Daylight Savings TimeâEUR¦
Offbeat  (tags: time change, Daylight Savings Time, biological rhytms, humans, government, society )

Lone
- 9 days ago - change.org
Twice a year the change to Daylight Savings Time is a disruption to our daily lives! Changing time is not only difficult for the biological rhythms of our bodies (circadian misalignment) and a pain to get used to, but also it is outright unsafe:
In Response to Israels Latest Massacre in Gaza: Arms Embargo Now!
Offbeat  (tags: The BDS National Committee (BNC), Massacre in Gaza 2018, Israeli settlements, colonialism, zionism, apartheid, Economic Boycott, Cultural Boycott, Academic Boycott, Land Day 2018, Arms Embargo, news, society, usa, americans, americans, activists, media, gov )

Fly
- 14 days ago - bdsmovement.net
The BDS National Committee (BNC) supports calls for an independent, international investigation and is calling for effective accountability measures against Israel, particularly a two-way military embargo
One Of The Great Civil Rights Songs Of The Early Sixties   video
Offbeat  (tags: Songs of Civil Rights Moverment, Eyes on the prize, we shall overcome, Magic Staples.americans, culture, government, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual, usa, video, world )

Fiona
- 58 days ago - youtube.com
Songs such as this gave a "community" feeling to everyone involved in the Civil Rights movement. Mavis Staples sings this one "Eyes On The Prize" beautifully. I remember singing this by the hour as well as "We Shall Overcome".
4 Dead In Ohio:: Crosby, Stills, Nash, And Young   video
Offbeat  (tags: Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, 4 dead in Ohio, Antiwar Song, 1970, heartbreaking, americans, culture, government, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, video, world )

Fiona
- 60 days ago - youtube.com
Some of the music and songs from the sixties and early seventies are heartbreaking. This song about the deaths of 4 anti war demonstrators When you listen to the song Thursday morning, there will be 7 day until the March Full Moon.
The Brutal World of Sheep Fighting: The Illegal Sport Beloved By AlgeriaâEUR(TM)s 'Lost Generation'
Offbeat  (tags: abused animals, culture, sheep, crime, ethics, government )

Sandra
- 63 days ago - theguardian.com
AlgeriaâEUR(TM)s âEUR~lost generationâEUR(TM) has been shaped by years of conflict, unemployment and state repression. Sheep fighting offers an arena where young men can escape the constant supervision
From Space.Com -Valentine's Day: Stars Glowing In Rosette Nebula
Offbeat  (tags: Rosette Nebula. NASA, Valentine's Day, bizarre, culture, design, government, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, pictures, video, world )

Fiona
- 67 days ago - space.com
The Rosette Nebula is a rose-shaped cloud of interstellar dust. At the center of the flower's cosmic petals is a cluster of stars known as NGC 2244. Video on site. Please note, comment, and forward.
Video Of Homeless Camps In California   video
Offbeat  (tags: Video, California Homeless, Homeless Camp, americans, culture, environment, government, humans, interesting, odd, off-beat, world )

Fiona
- 68 days ago - youtube.com
See a major and preventable United States tragedy to all ages unfold. Some bad language (be warned( Please note, comment, and forward.
TAKE ACTION: INTERNATIONAL DEMAND FOR THE IMMEDIATE FREEDOM OF INDIGENOUS POLITICAL PRISONER LEONARD PELTIER #89637-132 WRONGFUL
Offbeat  (tags: American Indian Movement AIMethics, government, society, extradition, Leonard Peltier, United Nations Human Rights Commission (, Amnesty International, the World Council of Churches, Pope Francis, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, clemency supporters )

RosemaryR
- 73 days ago - gopetition.com
February 6, 2018 marks the 42nd commemoration of Leonard Peltier's arrest in Canada that led to his false extradition on December 18, 1976 when he was handed over to American authorities on the premise that he would receive a fair trial .. cont ..
George W. Bush: Dupe or Deceiver?
Offbeat  (tags: Robert Parry, George W. Bush, media, society, americans, news, middle-east, bushadministration, bush, government, usa, u.s., war )

Fly
- 89 days ago - consortiumnews.com
From the Archive: With six in ten Americans including a majority of Democrats now holding favorable views of George W. Bush, we republish an analysis by Robert Parry from 2010
Community Led Initiatives Protect Nature...An Article About Becoming The Change 1/20/2018
Offbeat  (tags: Community Based Initiatives, Ecador, South America, Rights Of Nature, environment, government, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, protection, unusual, wildlife, world )

Fiona
- 92 days ago - dailygood.org
In 2008, Ecuador's leadership rewrote its constitution to include the rights of nature, effectively awarding legal rights to the environment. This change was led by many grassroots environmental advocates, including Natalia Greene.
Turning Soybeans Into Diesel Fuel Is Costing Us Billions
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, crime, environment, ethics, government, interesting, news, world )

Kathy
- 95 days ago - npr.org
This year, trucks and other heavy-duty motors in America will burn some 3 billion gallons of diesel fuel that was made from soybean oil. They're doing it, though, not because it's cheaper or better, but because they're required to, by law.
Poll: Where Do You Want To See Trump Spend His Retirement?
Offbeat  (tags: government, humor, interesting, off-beat, poll, tRump, unusual, world )

Kathy
- 95 days ago - samuel-warde.com
It's no secret. WeâEUR(TM)re all suffering from Trump fatigue to one degree or another. Every day it's something else. You no sooner tamp down your outrage at the latest atrocity emanating from the Embarrassment-in-Chief than a new outrage rears its ugly head.
Trump Administration Calls for Removing Canada Lynx From Endangered List
Offbeat  (tags: lynx, protection, government, endangered )

Jeri
- 97 days ago - twincities.com
The Trump administration announced Thursday that itâEUR(TM)s moving to strike the Canada lynx from the endangered species list, despite a 2016 assessment concluding the species will die out in its northern range by the end of the century without
May Drops Plans for Fox-Hunting Vote
Offbeat  (tags: Fox Hunting, Repeal Act, Vote, Government, UK )


- 106 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Prime Minister Theresa May has dropped plans to hold a vote on the fox-hunting ban during this parliament. The Conservatives promised a vote on repealing the Hunting Act - which bans the use of dogs to hunt foxes and wild mammals
 

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