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This Year, Earth Day Is All About the Oceans | TakePart
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, news )

- 27 minutes ago -
Help take care of our oceans.
Vaccine Injury Stories Vaccine Basics
Health & Wellness  (tags: safety, society, children, research, risks, study )

- 3 hours ago -
It is incident to physicians, I am afraid, beyond all other men, to mistake subsequence for consequence. - Dr Samuel Johnson
Mexico: 2M Agricultural Workers Under 'Semi-Slavery' Conditions
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Slavery conditions, mexico )

- 4 hours ago -
National and international companies are responsible for having millions under inhumane conditions, in many cases with government complicity. This content was originally published by teleSUR at the following address:
US Govt Agency Slaughtered 2.7 Million Animals Last Year, Including Household Pets
Animals  (tags: habitat, wildlife, slaughter, death, animalwelfare )

- 4 hours ago -
The USDA released its so-called "kill list," a report officially called "Animals Taken by Wildlife Services âEUR' FY 2014." The dead animals listed came from 319 species of birds and cats, bears and bats, monkeys and muskrats, and many other types
A Lesser-Known Human Trafficking Problem: Teenage Basketball Players
World  (tags: world, humanrights, africa, Human Trafficking )

- 4 hours ago -
Monday night's NCAA men's basketball final will attract millions of viewers. One player on Duke's team âEUR" Sean Obi âEUR" hails from Nigeria
A Foreclosure Conveyor Belt The Continuing Depopulation of Detroit By Laura Gottesdiener
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, violence, society, safety, rights, ethics, culture, corruption, environment, abuse, dishonesty, propaganda, lies, war, military, economy )

- 9 hours ago -
ItâEUR(TM)s a small wonder of American life that something close to a trillion dollars a year goes into what is called âEURoenational security," while the actual security of Americans has generally been starved of funding and insecurity is on the rise.
TAKE ACTION: Tell President Obama: No More Coal, Oil and Gas Leases on Public Lands!
Environment  (tags: oil and gas industry, climate-change, public lands )

- 9 hours ago -
Fossil fuel production on public lands is incompatible with stopping runaway climate change. I urge you to issue an executive order that instructs federal agencies to stop granting new and expanded leases to extract coal, oil and gas from public lands
Historic Review of Microscopic Hair Analysis Cases Uncovers 96% Error Rate -- The Innocence Project
Science & Tech  (tags: law, forensics, FBI, hair analysis, courts, forensic science, expert testimony, forensic evidence )

- 9 hours ago -
Action must be taken to ensure that the forensic science system has a way to safeguard that forensic evidence is valid, reliable and robust.
TAKE ACTION: Protect Our Health, Stop Monsanto
Environment  (tags: pollution, monsanto, Glyphosate, carcinogens )

- 9 hours ago -
As citizens around the world we are alarmed that glyphosate is "probably carcinogenic to humans." We call on you to exercise the precautionary principle and immediately suspend approval of glyphosate, present in herbicides like MonsantoâEUR(TM)s RoundUp.
The Unseen Slaughter Under the Sea
Animals  (tags: sea life, killing, ghost fishing )

- 9 hours ago -
The nets of fishing boats get caught on shipwrecks on the ocean floor and they're left behind where sea life continues to get caught in the nets.
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