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US Politics & Gov't

BillionaireâEUR(TM)s Bid to Save Rare Wolves Ends Up on the Brink of Extinction
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, death, endangered, ethics, extinction, humans, investigation, killed, killing, protection, rescued, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, americans, ethics )

- 397 days ago -
Supporters of the endangered Mexican gray wolf in Santa Fe, New Mexico, on Tuesday demanded that state commissioners reverse their recent decision to close down a wolf recovery program.
Act Now to End Elephant Slaughter
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elephants, ivory, slaughter, americans, ethics, government, usa )

- 524 days ago -
Earlier this year, the U.S. government announced it would act to stop commercial ivory trade, sending an unequivocal message that the U.S. will not tolerate the senseless slaughter of elephants and other wildlife
Wisconsin: Wolves' Reprieve Short-Lived If Ribble Bill Succeeds
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Wolves, protection, environment, crime, cruelty, wildlife, slaughter, killing, dishonesty, corruption, government, lies, republicans, propaganda, usa, congress, obama, americans, democrats, news, ethics )

- 640 days ago -
truly concerned by the fact the DNR is becoming a fostering institution for psychopaths. The DNR in the state of Wisconsin is a complete shame." ~ Maria Horn, citizen communication to WDNR
Elephants Are in Danger: A Tusky Business (Jon Stewart Show Aired 11/12/2014)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, conservation, endangered, ethics, extinction, habitat, investigation, protection, slaughter, suffering, wildlife, dishonesty, cover-up, government, lies, news, terrorism, crime )

- 708 days ago -
Tusky Business Aired: 11/12/14 | Views: 12,590 The United States government seeks to curb its contributions to the illegal ivory trade, which is endangering elephants and funding terrorists groups in Africa. (9:03)
Leaked Video: Live Goats' Legs Cut Off With Tree Trimmers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, slaughter, government, ethics, military, troops )

- 1567 days ago -
Each year, more than 10,000 live animals are shot, stabbed, mutilated, and killed in horrific military training exercises that are supposed to simulate injuries on the battlefield.
Please Ban Tax Dollar Funding of Horse Slaughterhouse Inspections in FY12 Agriculture Appropriations Bill ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: horses, USDA, slaughter, taxes )

- 1805 days ago -
When foreign-owned horse slaughter plants operated in this country, American taxpayers had to foot the bill for U.S. Department of Agriculture inspections--at a cost of about $5 million a year. These funds have been cut off since 2005, but now certain fed
Area Around Denali Opened to Wolf Hunters....{Murkowski & Palin's Reign of Slaughter Continues..}
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, killed, killing, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildanimals, wildlife, abuse, americans, corruption, cri )

- 2419 days ago -
TRAPPERS: Game board votes to erase park's protective zone...The Alaska Board of Game on Friday approved opening the northeast periphery of the Denali National Park and Preserve for wolf trapping.
U.S. District Judge Sets Monday Hearing for Idaho Wolf Hunt Challenge
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, law, politics, business, boycott, idaho, potatoes, wolf, wolves, endangered, slaughter, sadness, suffering, hunters, extinction, environment, animals, animalcruelty, abuse, cruelty, killing, law, wildanimals, wildlife, death, protection )

- 2611 days ago -
The hearing is scheduled for Aug. 31, the day before Idaho wolf hunting is to start. Attorneys for Earthjustice, the group representing the 13 groups challenging the hunt and the federal government, will get three hours to make their cases in court.
Sign Petition: Stop Nigerian Military Attacks in the Niger Delta!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, violence, nigeria, repression, military, attacks, niger, delta, civilian, slaughter, oil, narcotics, politics, government, taxes )

- 2689 days ago -
Nigeria will receive approximately $4.5 million in military training, hardware sales, and counter-terrorism and counter-narcotics education in 2010. It's intolerable that U.S. taxpayers must subsidize a repressive government's slaughter of its civilians.
Take Action: Anti Horse Slaughter Bills S11 and HR503...
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, americans, congress, animals, horses, slaughter, food, horsemeat, cruelty, suffering, death, pets, sadness, humans, animalwelfare )

- 2740 days ago -
The passage of S 311 and HR 503 will prohibit horse slaughter for human consumption in the US and stop the transport of horses across our borders under cruel and abusive conditions to Mexico to be butchered alive and suffer the worst death imaginable.
Sign Petition: Support The Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act (H.R. 503)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, americans, congress, animals, horses, slaughter, food, horsemeat, cruelty, suffering, death, pets, sadness, humans, animalwelfare )

- 2748 days ago -
The US Congress' failure to pass legislation banning horse slaughter means American horses are being slaughtered for human consumption abroad. Tens of thousands are shipped to Mexico and Canada annually, where they are killed under barbaric conditions.
Horse Slaughter Continues to Split Montanans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animals, horses, slaughter, cruelty, suffering, death, pets, sadness, government, montana, politics, money, jobs, business )

- 2762 days ago -
Will Montana be the only state in the nation to have a horse slaughter plant? The answer now depends on Gov. Brian Schweitzer, who will determine the outcome of this contentious issue during the next few days. Will he sign House Bill 418 and allow it?
Government Bans `Downer' Cows From Food Supply
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, goodnews, corruption, abuse, cruelty, death, AnimalCruelty, slaughter, investigation, obama )

- 2778 days ago -
The Agriculture Department proposed the ban last year after the biggest beef recall in U.S. history. The recall involved a Chino, Calif., slaughterhouse and "downer" cows. The Obama administration finalized the ban on Saturday.
Sign Petition: Mr. Obama - The GENOCIDE in Darfur...Please End It!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, janjaweed, genocide, slaughter, racism, violence, war, terrorism, death, conflict, crime, politics, government, obama )

- 2788 days ago -
The Darfur conflict has become the world's worst humanitarian crisis with 400,000 dead and 2.5 million displaced while the UN does nothing. Tell President Obama that the genocide of the black indigenous people by the brutal Arab Janjaweed must stop now!
Texas May Let Hunters Shoot Pigs From Helicopters - USATODAY.Com
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, habitat, slaughter, wildanimals, politics, government, Texas )

- 2801 days ago -
Millions of wild pigs weighing up to 300 pounds have been tearing up crops, trampling fences and eating just about anything in their path in Texas.

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