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Woman Working 4 Jobs to Make Ends Meet Dies While Napping in Car Between Shifts
Offbeat  (tags: Accident, Economy, Health, Police, USA )

Ray
- 16 hours ago - rt.com
A New Jersey woman who worked four jobs, who sometimes "wouldn't sleep for five days," according to a co-worker, died Monday while napping between shifts in her car on the side of the road.
Give the Cape Fur Seal the Protection It Deserves! GLOBAL OUTCRY! -PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: Namibia, seals, slaughter, BOYCOTT!, animal welfare, animal advocates, Animal Cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )

Julie
- 8 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
The Namibian government slaughters 80,000 nursing pups by beating them to death with pick handles. A further 6,000 adult bulls are shot so that their genitals may be exported to the East, fueling the illegal trade in animal body parts for fake medicines
Raju the Crying Elephant Faces Life Back in Chains After Former Owners Launch Legal Battle - Via Mail Online
Animals  (tags: India, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Sadness, Law, Elephant Welfare, Elephant Sanctuary, Ethics )

Victoria
- 7 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
Raju the elephant in India cried as he was freed from chains after 50 years, but now his former owners, who used him to beg, are trying to get him back as their 'property'. Please comment on link before Sept 4th to keep Raju at his sanctuary instead.
Scientists Sign Declaration That Animals Have Conscious Awareness, Just Like Humans
Science & Tech  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, animalrights, cruelty, ethics, GoodNews, protection, suffering, wildanimals, scientists, research, interesting )

GrabA
- 22 hours ago - earthweareone.com
An international group of prominent scientists has signed The Cambridge Declaration on Consciousness in which they are proclaiming their support for the idea that animals are conscious and aware to the degree that humans are --
Why Science Literacy Matters
Science & Tech  (tags: research, scientists, science, investigation, discovery, Canada, pipelines, tar sands, energy )

Michael
- 19 hours ago - cbc.ca
Let's let science be a voice of reason, not to stop progress, but to proceed in a sustainable way that is good for this incredibly beautiful and interconnected system that we live in.
Global Meat Consumption Needs to Fall to Protect the Environment and Meet Food Demand: Study
Science & Tech  (tags: world, global, food, diet, consumption, demand, emmissions, Greenhouse gas, Sustainabililty, research, study )

Darren
- 15 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Research from Cambridge and Aberdeen universities estimates greenhouse gases from food production will go up 80% if meat and dairy consumption continues to rise at its current rate. That will make it harder to meet global targets on limiting emissions.
Frankenfoods? Debunking 13 Myths Behind GMOs
Business  (tags: Anti-GMO, genetically modified organisms, hysteria, anti-science, disinformation, media campaign )

Brian
- 13 hours ago - buzzfeed.com
"Opponents of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) continue to spook the public with false claims about the GMO industry. "
Old Factory Turned Into the World's Largest Indoor Farm
Green Lifestyle  (tags: business, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, family, garden, green, healthy, humans, interesting, sustainable, technology, water, world )

Frans
- 12 hours ago - industrytap.com
Humans have spent thousands of years mastering agriculture. But a deficient rainfall, bad storm or drought can still lead to the loss of a well-planted harvest......
Sign the Petition: We Have a Right to Know What's in Our Food
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, genetic engineerng, green, greenproducts, health, GMO labeling, organic, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 18 hours ago - dailykos.com
Big Ag corporations don't want you to know what's in your food, so they oppose even basic requirements that genetically modified foods be labeled. Mandatory labeling is supported by consumers, farmers, nurses, and doctors across the U.S., and polls regula
Food Forests Could Bring Healthy Organic Food To Everyone - For Free
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, food, greenliving, healthy, humans, interesting, organic, protection, Sustainabililty, water, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - collective-evolution.com
Food forests or Forest gardening have been around for a long time with many of the native cultures practicing this form of sustainable agriculture. It is a form of low-maintenance plant-based food production which replicates natural ecosystems, incorporat
 
 
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