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TAKE ACTION NOW! Praise Circus for Going Animal-Free - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, animals, AnimalWelfare, circus animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - forcechange.com
By deciding against using animal performers at the upcoming Blaisdell Center shows, Moscow International Circus organizers are taking a positive step toward protecting animals from future abuse
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Governor Inslee: Don't Gun Down Washington's Wolves
Animals  (tags: protection, wildanimals, wildlife, wolves, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, habitat )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
the Center for Biological Diversity learned of a secret operation by Washington State's wildlife agency to send an aerial sniper to wipe out one of Washington's few existing wolf packs.
The Deep Ocean Is Crucial to a Healthy Planet, and Now Companies Want to Strip-Mine It for Metals
Environment  (tags: deep ocean ecosystems, mining interests, conservation, destruction, environment, ecosystems, oceans, politics, world, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, humans, protection )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - takepart.com
Though the deep ocean covers more than half the planet, we know more about the surface of the moon than about life in the far recesses of the sea. Scientists have come together to protect the deep sea before it's too late.
Scientists Study 'Talking' Turtles in the Brazilian Amazon
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, protection, humans )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - wildlifeextra.com
Scientists working in the Brazilian Amazon have found that giant South American river turtles use several different kinds of vocal communication to coordinate their social behaviours, including female turtles calling to their newly hatched offspring.
Here's How Brazil's New Presidential Candidate Could Help Save the Planet
Environment  (tags: politics, world, environment, ecosystems, conservation, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - globalpost.com
Marina Silva has a chance at becoming the first environmentalist to lead a major world economy. Here is what that might look like.
Dams Versus Rivers - the Global Battle
Environment  (tags: water, rivers, world, ecosystems, environment, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, protection )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - theecologist.org
A new 'State of the World's Rivers' database shows how the world's rivers have been impoverished by dams and their ecosystems devastated -- and provides a valuable resource to help save river basins that remain in good health.
France: Animal Rights Activists Jump in Bullfight Ring and Beaten By Police - Very Sad Facts in the 21st Century !!!
Animals  (tags: animalrights, protection, activists )

Angela
- 23 hours ago - examiner.com
CRAC has scheduled more anti-bullfight protests for the remainder of the season and is working on several pieces of legislation to remove exemptions in order to entirely ban the blood sport in France. Police brutality complaints are currently being filed
'The Brightest Star in the Comedy Galaxy': Billy Crystal Honors Robin Williams at the Emmys (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, obituary, Billy Crystal, Robin Williams, society, world, sadness )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
Comedian Billy Crystal honored his colleague and longtime friend Robin Williams on Monday night to cap off the award show's traditional segment honoring performers who have died over the past year.
Ferguson Cop Who Arrested Journalist Being Sued for Tying Up and Choking 12-Year-Old Boy (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: dishonesty, Ferguson Missouri, Justin Cosma, bad cops, lawsuit, crime, culture, ethics, society, freedoms, rights, safety, violence, police, law )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
A police officer who arrested a journalist earlier this month in Ferguson, Missouri is also facing a federal civil rights lawsuit for allegedly attacking a 12-year-old boy while working for another department two years ago, the Huffington Post reported.
Please HELP Boycott Tourism to Thailand - Share This Documentary on FB, Twitter, With Your Family, Friends, and Others !!!
Animals  (tags: elephants tourism, suffering, abused )

Angela
- 15 hours ago - blog.peta.org.uk
Almost 1 Million people visit Thailand each year and also this camps and zoos and have absolutely no idea of what goes on there! Please help raise awareness of the cruelty of exploitative elephant attractions by sharing this video with family and friends
 
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