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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
- 11 hours 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.
Greening the Revolution - Ukrainian Youth Joins Fight for Nature
Environment  (tags: pollution, protection, green, GoodNews, environment, conservation, ecosystems, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - theecologist.org
When the violent protests at Kiev's Independence Square ended in early spring, there were thousands of tons of smoldering rubble left over from months of fighting on the barricades.
Protesting Ireland's Illegal Abortions
World  (tags: women's rights, abortion, Ireland, activism, world, politics, humanrights, news, europe )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - vice.com
Ireland is the only country in Europe where abortions are illegal--the only exception is when the pregnancy poses a risk to the mother's life
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell McDonald's to Only Buy Palm Oil From Responsible Suppliers
Environment  (tags: deforestation, corporate greed, tigers, animal welfare, McDonald's, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - action.sumofus.org
McDonald's buys palm oil to make a range of products--from Baked Apple Pie to Spicy Chicken McBites.There are fewer than 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild, and 1,500 Borneo pygmy elephants, because their rainforest homes are being destroyed to make room
Arkaim Ancient Settlement in Russia Discovered
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 12 hours ago - slavorum.org
Russian archaeologists have unearthed some ancient and virtually unknown settlements, which they believe were built by the original Aryan race about 4,000 years ago. Ancient Aryan settlement in Russia discovered.
Hooray! FCUK Has Banned the Sale of Angora!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, GoodNews )

Jacquelin
- 12 hours ago - mail.google.com
FCUK has ended the use of angora in the production of its clothing and accessories with immediate effect. Over 100,000 members of SumOfUs.org signed a petition to FCUK, urging it to respond to a video of angora rabbits tortured for their fur. IT WORKED!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the African Penguin
Animals  (tags: endangered, penguins, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
Of the 1.5-million African Penguin population estimated in 1910, only some 10% remained at the end of the 20th-century.
New Organic Fertilizer Helps Reforestation of Monarch Butterflies' Winter Retreat
Animals  (tags: monarch butterfly migration, organic fertilizer, ecosystems, environment, habitat reconstruction )

Nancy
- 12 hours ago - msn.com
Using an organic fertiliser, a conservationist from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), leads an award-winning project to reforest the sanctuary of monarch butterflies. Sharon Reich reports.
TAKE ACTION NOW! WICSCONSIN: Stop Annual Wolf Hunt - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: wolves, wolves massacred, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 12 hours ago - forcechange.com
Prevent the annual Wisconsin grey wolf hunt from taking place
Keystone XL Oil Pipeline Owner Wins Climate Leadership Award
Environment  (tags: TransCanada, Keystone XL pipeline, #NoKXL, Tar Sands Oil, #DirtyOil, Climate Change, Emissions, Climate Leadership Award, Outrage )

Brian
- 23 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
TransCanada, "the company that wants to build the Keystone XL pipeline was recognized this week for leadership on climate change -- to the shock of environmental activists. "
 
 
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