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Stand With the Apache: No Mining on Sacred Land!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, ethics, government )

Linda
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
The US government is about to handover a beautiful stretch of national forest held sacred by the local Apache tribe -- to a giant foreign mining company. ItâEUR(TM)s a national disgrace, but if we come together now we have a real chance to block the mine.
Goseck Circle: The Oldest Known Solar Observatory
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 28 minutes ago - ancient-origins.net
In 1991, inspectors from the German government took aerial photographs of a small German town called Goseck and saw something strange. On the ground, there appeared to be a giant circular ridge hidden beneath a field. It would take archaeologists
ACTION ALERT: Tell the Bronx Zoo - Send Happy to An Elephant Santuary! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: zoos, loneliness, welfare, companionship, wild animal, elephants )

Simone
- 23 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
HAPPY, (or more appropriately, unHAPPY) is a lone elephant remaining at the Bronx Zoo. Elephants are social animals but unHAPPY has been alone since her former cellmate, Sammy died in 2006, leaving unHAPPY alone
ACTION ALERT: Vote AGAINST Fox Hunting in Western Australia! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: foxes, wild animals, slaughtered, cruelty, suffeirng, protection )

Simone
- 23 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
In Western Australia if you see a fox you must trap and kill with whatever means possible. In other states in Australia there are various rescue groups that take in and care for foxes instead of killing and possibly domesticate them for housing.
Petition UPDATE : SUCCESS âEURª#âEUR?SaveBangkaIslandâEU R¬ âEUR" Big Milestones Where Achieved During the Last Weeks !!!
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, energy, GoodNews, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, research, Sustainabililty, world )

Frans
- 19 hours ago - change.org
Jun 30, 2015 âEUR" The judicial review on the Supreme Court decision 291 (which was won by the residents of Bangka Island) was rejected. This review was applied from the mining company PT. MMP and the Regent (Bupati) in 2014 with the aim to legalize ...
ACTION ALERT: DEMAND MAX SENTENCE - 4 Mth Puppy Beaten to Death as "Discipline"! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: scum, cruelty, puppy, suffering, authorities, animal welfare, laws )

Simone
- 19 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Gainesville Police officers charged a man with animal cruelty after he allegedly beat a four-month-old puppy to death stating he was disciplining it.
ACTION ALERT: DEMAND MAX PENALTY - Dog, Offered for Free, Brutally Attacked! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: dog, brutally abused, attacked, killed, cruelty, scum, punishment authorities )

Simone
- 19 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
A dog who was left in a box, and offered for free to any takers, was picked up by a man in Gladstone, Oregon, who later was observed kicking the dog to the point that it was left bleeding and grievously wounded.
Hive of 50,000 Honeybees Removed From Cambridge, Ont., Home
Animals  (tags: honey bees, brood comb, smoke, queen, drones, worker bees, honey comb, animalwelfare, ethics )

Lynn
- 18 hours ago - cbc.ca
Beekeeper Dave Schuit is ripping apart drywall with a hammer and tearing out fibreglass insulation, taking apart a living room wall to gain access to a hive of about 50,000 honeybees.
End Animal Cosmetic Testing in Canada
Animals  (tags: Petition, Canada, animal testing, animal welfare, make up, cosmetics )

Scooby
- 15 hours ago - forcechange.com
A Canadian senator is introducing a bill that will prohibit animal testing for cosmetic purposes in Canada. The bill will also prohibit the sale of cosmetic products that have recently been tested on animals in other parts of the world.
Punish Vet Who Bragged About Killing Cat
Animals  (tags: petition, vet, cat, killed, now, arrow, punish, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 15 hours ago - forcechange.com
A licensed veterinarian in Texas will not be charged with anything after shooting a cat with a bow and arrow and posting the picture on Facebook. The grand jury decided not to charge her after the investigation of the incident failed to uncover crucial
 
 
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