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No Forests, No Cash': Palm Oil Giants Commit to Sustainability, But Will They Follow Through?
Environment  (tags: palm oil, Indonesia, sustainability, deforestation, deforestation destruction, world, pollution, radia-active, protection, ecosystems, destruction, environment, conservation )

Cal
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
Although it is important for Indonesia's economy, the country's palm oil sector has also contributed to Indonesia's status as the world's biggest deforester in terms of annual rate.
GOOD NEWS! Homeless Dogs Rescued From Junkyard Transform Into Beautiful, Loving Pups
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, goodnews, SHELTER PETS, SHELTER DOGS, protection, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 9 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Little strays Elmer and Elsie were scared and covered with motor oil when members of Hope For Paws found them alone in a Los Angeles-area junkyard.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Reward Dirty Tar Sands Corporations - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: tar sands, tar sands corporations, ecosystems, destruction, environment, world, pollution, politics, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 22 hours ago - forcechange.com
: Revoke the climate leader A List status given to the company that wants to build a massive tar sands oil pipeline
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Northern Australia
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, OVERDEVELOPMENT, corporate greed, corporate greedhabitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, conservation, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 22 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The unique natural and cultural heritage of northern Australia is under threat. Plans to build giant dams, industrial scale agri-business, invasive mines, and toxic gas fields are being rolled out.
Aging in America: Stuck in the Middle
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, health, eldercare, caretakers, economic bind, medicine, family, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 1 day ago - cbsnews.com
Senior citizens whose finances fall IN THE MIDDLE -- not rich, not poor -- can find themselves in a real bind if they need home care. And their loved ones can find themselves caught in the middle as well.
Why Is Big Coal Pretending to Be the Savior of the Developing World?
Environment  (tags: dirty energy, coal power, corporate greed, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, ecosystems, destruction, protection, healthconditions, pollution, politics )

Cal
- 19 hours ago - alternet.org
These countries deserve something much better than the old, dirty energy North America no longer wants.
Landmark Resolution: San Francisco Recognizes The Rights Of Whales And Dolphins
Animals  (tags: whales and dophins, animalrights, animals, animaladvocates, protection, humans, habitat, environment, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - thedodo.com
In a landmark ruling on Wednesday, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors passed a measure stating that cetaceans, or whales, dolphins and porpoises, have the right to be free from life in captivity.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Godiva: No Child Labor
World  (tags: children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', CHILD LABOR, child labor, Godiva, politics )

Cal
- 20 hours ago - action.greenamerica.org
Please sign our letter to Godiva and Ülker, and their parent company, Yıldız Holding, asking them to purchase cocoa beans that have been made without child labor.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA That You Support Their Efforts to Cut Carbon Emissions on Behalf of the Ocean
Environment  (tags: oceans, pollution, politics, EPA, power plant emissions )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - secure.oceanconservancy.org
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed an action that would cut power plants' carbon emissions--emissions that are changing the very nature of our ocean
 
 
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