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VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Tell Holland America Cruise Lines to Stop Supporting the Grind Slaughter of Cetaceans in the Faroes!
World  (tags: slaughter, killed, killing, suffering, sadness, wildlife, protection, endangered, extinction, conservation, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, abused, abuse, environment, whales, activists, violence, sadness, media, internet, government, conservation, ecosyste )

Kelly
- 18 days ago - change.org
The Faroe Islands are home to an extremely barbaric cetacean drive hunt, called the Grindadráp/Grind. During a Grind, hundreds of pilot whales and other cetaceans are driven into fjords, and pulled up onto kill beaches,
Polio Virus Found in World Cup Host City
World  (tags: World Health Organization, Campinas, polio virus, risks, health, warning, vaccinations, World Cup, society, news )

Carrie
- 38 days ago - thedailybeast.com
The World Health Organization announced Monday that Brazilian officials have discovered strains of the polio virus in one of the World Cup host cities, Campinas, which is a base camp for the Portuguese and Nigerian teams.
Sunder: Now and the Next Steps
World  (tags: had become accustomed to, seemed to look, forward to getting a GOOD BOY treat, Congratulations to everyone, BABY SHIVA healthcare, humans, health, medicine, protection, food, news )

Kelly
- 49 days ago - petaindia.com
Congratulations to everyone who helped with the #FreeSunder campaign! It was an enormous effort with a wonderful result. Sunder is now at his new home, as per the order of the Supreme Court. First, after getting off the truck, Sunder was given fruits.
20% Of China's Farmland Is Polluted
World  (tags: China, farmland, soil pollution, environment, health, warning )

Carrie
- 103 days ago - theguardian.com
Soil pollution has long been a concern in China due to the country's rapid industrialisation and the report carried on the website of the Ministry of Environmental Protection confirms the extent of the problem.
Take Action: Clean Water Can Save a Life
World  (tags: water, health, petitions )

Freya
- 131 days ago - web.mercycorps.org
Across the globe, thousands of families struggle every day to find clean and safe drinking water. Their lives depend on it -- in more ways than one. Because when people have a safe and reliable water source, they can prevent deadly disease, grow more food,
US Psychology Body Declines to Rebuke Member in GuantáNamo Torture Case
World  (tags: humanrights, humans, politics, government, world, usa, violence, society, ethics, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, conflict, freedoms, abuse, violence, culture, law, health, healthcare )

JL
- 190 days ago - theguardian.com
Complaint dropped against John Leso, involved in brutal interrogation of suspected 9/11 hijacker Mohammed al-Qahtani
China Starts Televising the Sunrise on Giant TV Screens Because Beijing Is So Clouded in Smog (TEXT,PHOTOS and SHORT VIDEO)
World  (tags: Beijing, smog, humans, world, air quality, pollution, health, society, children, government, news )

Carrie
- 195 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The air took on an acrid odor, and many of the city's commuters wore industrial strength face masks as they hurried to work. 'I couldn't see the tall buildings across the street this morning,' I often cough, and my nose is always irritated.
Protect China's Farmers From Toxic Waste - ForceChange
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, china, death, ethics, government, politics, health )

Beverly
- 201 days ago - forcechange.com
Lower the domestic demand for cheap toxic metals made in China.
Fukushima Disaster: Impacts & Continuing Threats
World  (tags: environment, global, fukushima, radiation, disaster, health, ecosystems )

Jess
- 203 days ago - psr.org
More than two years since the nuclear disaster began at the Fukushima Daiichi reactors, its impact is massive and widespread. It will be decades before the full scope of the impacts of this ongoing disaster is fully understood but significant health, econ
TAKE ACTION: Pay Nuclear Site Cleanup Workers Fair Wages - ForceChange
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', health, abuse, safety, politics, world, ethics, government )

Beverly
- 207 days ago - forcechange.com
Secure minimum wages and better safety equipment for cleanup workers at the Fukushima nuclear disaster site.
Commend Organization for Worldwide Veterinary Care
World  (tags: covered in fleas and ticks, veterinary care for over 375 animals, world, society, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, humans, illness, interesting, disease, drugs, Body-Mind-Spirit, food, nutrition, protection, medicine, animalwelfare, suff )

Kelly
- 210 days ago - forcechange.com
Nico was an abandoned puppy found by the World Vets team while on a mission in the Dominican Republic. Like many animals helped by World Vets on that trip, Nico was hungry, dehydrated, ~Photo Credit: Richard W Sinyem via InterestingFoto
Video:Defend the Defenders
World  (tags: women, world, violence, society, sadness, politics, law, humans, health, freedoms, family, ethics, culture, crime, children, child, abuse, violence, humanrights, HumanRights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', GoodNews )

JL
- 235 days ago - globalfundforwomen.org
Though their backs are up against the walls of oppression, women's rights activists refuse to back down. In celebration of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, watch stories about three courageous women
Video:Afshan Khan - The Missing Peace - TEDxSMU 2013
World  (tags: women, world, freedoms, government, health, politics, rights, safety, society, education, GoodNews, humanrights, HumanRights, ethics )

JL
- 251 days ago - tedxsmu.org
"Malala Moments for Every Woman" On October 19, Women for Women International President and CEO Afshan Khan spoke at the TEDxSMU summit on the need to invest in women at the grassroots level in post-conflict countries as a key to building peace.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED ENDS OCTOBER 30, 2013 STOP MAYOR FRANCISC BOLDEA FROM KILLING 400 DOGS!
World  (tags: conflict, europe, world, violence, society, politics, media, treatment, safety, prevention, protection, healthcare, health, activists, abuse, violence, society, safety, sadness, murder, news, media, corruption, death, dishonesty, abused, abuse, animalcrue )

Kelly
- 282 days ago - yousign.org
Eventhough he has signed and promised that he wouldn't agree to euthanize the dogs in the public shelter of Lugoj, Romania, the Mayor Francisc Boldea now changed his mind and agrees with killing all dogs in the public shelter.
 

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