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Fukushima Monkeys Show Possible Effects of Radiation, Study Suggests
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, energy, destruction, Fukushima, radiation, monkeys, blood cells )

Naoko
- 23 hours ago - japantimes.co.jp
Monkeys near the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant have lower blood cell counts than cousins living farther away, possibly because of radiation exposure, a study said Thursday.
Biharis in Bangladesh Seek Protection, Justice
World  (tags: asia, government, humanrights, bangladesh, minority rights, India, Pakistan, Bihari, violence, politics, conflict )

Naoko
- 1 day ago - irinnews.org
The recent violent attack on Urdu-speaking Biharis in the Bangladeshi capital highlights this minority's ongoing protection needs: Community leaders allege political collusion in the attack.
'Zero Tolerance' the Call for Child Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation
World  (tags: violence, africa, asia, freedoms, humanrights, women, child marriage, FGM/C, FGM ZERO TOLERANCE, UnitedNations )

Naoko
- 1 day ago - ipsnews.net
"Millions of young girls around the world are in danger of female genital mutilation and child marriage - and of losing their childhoods forever to these harmful practices" - Susan Bissell, UNICEF's Chief of Child Protection
Zoo Makes Wild Fashion Statement With Lion-Ripped Jeans
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, fashion, jeans, tiger, ripped, zoo, Japan )

Naoko
- 1 day ago - japantimes.co.jp
Kamine Zoo in Hitachi, Ibaraki Prefecture, has taken the catwalk to a new level, using some of its fiercest inhabitants to rip and claw jeans to a fashionably distressed look.
PETITION: Federal Definition of Bestiality as Obscene and Federal Crime
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, crime, sadness, suffering )

Simona
- 2 days ago - change.org
There is NO FEDERAL LAW AGAINST BESTIALITY. Federal authorities do not have the power to shut down bestiality pornography sites--because they can't. Dogs are plentiful in America and since bestiality porn is so widespread, logic dictates
TEPCO Using Secondhand Tanks to Store Radioactively Contaminated Water
Business  (tags: money, environment, energy, TEPCO, Fukushima, corporate, dishonesty )

Naoko
- 2 days ago - mainichi.jp
Roughly 20 or more of the water tanks holding radioactively contaminated water at the Fukushima No. 1 Nuclear Power Plant are secondhand, it has been learned -- a fact that plant owner Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) had not previously disclosed.
PLEACE SIGN & SHARE
Animals  (tags: animals, crime, cruelty, suffering, sadness )

Simona
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
http://n-knuckles.com/media/entertainment/news0011 37.html the ariticle is about the farm located in Kita-Kanto, Japan that provides sex with animals (from sheep to hen). abuse on animals should be banned ASAP!
Israel - Palestine: This Is How It Ends - Petition
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, war, economic pressure, children, petition )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
As a new round of violence kicks off in Israel-Palestine and more children are killed, it's not enough just to call for another ceasefire. It's time to take definitive non-violent action to end this decades long nightmare.
A Chat With Wise-Cracking Robot Pepper
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, robot, interesting, humans, Gizmos, computers )

Naoko
- 4 days ago - japantoday.com
TOKYO -- A wise-cracking humanoid robot called Pepper, whose makers claim can read people's emotions, was unveiled in Tokyo last month.
Nuclear Waste - the Unanswered Questions That Won't Go Away
Environment  (tags: nuclear waste, nuclear waste storage, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, healthconditions, protection, politics, humans )

Cal
- 5 days ago - theecologist.org
The recent closure of five US power stations is forcing the industry to confront big questions about radioactive waste
 
 
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