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Petition - Stop Overmedicating Seniors in Nursing Homes
Health & Wellness  (tags: Seniors, Nursing homes for elderly, dementia elderly care, overmedication, proper care, forced treatment, submission, overdrugging, health risks, responsible care, safety standards, holistic remedies, Human Rights Abuse, Prevention and Control, protection )

Kalliope
- 4 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop nursing homes from intentionally misusing drugs to control the behavior of residents with dementia. Senior citizens with dementia in our country are forced into submission by being drugged into a stupor. Over five million people are afflicted...
Save the Orca Families ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, protection, wildlife, suffering, animalwelfare, AnimalWelfare, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

Cher
- 9 hours ago - change.org
This petition requests that you take immediate action to protect the endangered Southern Resident orcas who live off British Columbia and Washington State.
Japan Has Almost Completely Eliminated Gun Deaths - Here's How
World  (tags: firearms, violence, gun control )

Freya
- 3 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
Although the US has no exact counterpart, some countries have taken steps that can provide a window into what successful gun control looks like. Japan, a country of 127 million people and rarely more than 10 yearly gun deaths, is one such country.
Never Again to Shipments of Wild Animals to China ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, environment, wildlife, cruelty )

Cher
- 9 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
As The Honourable President knows, elephant herds are matriarchal, familial groups and elephant calves are celebrated, nurtured and guided by, not only their mother, but their aunts, sisters and older siblings as well. Any loss is grieved
Let CBS Know They Shouldn't Use Big Cats as Props ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, wildlife, big cats, suffering, protection, environment )

Cher
- 1 day ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
Concerned supporters contacted Big Cat Rescue about the CBS television show NCIS Los Angeles that recently featured an adult tiger in an episode. We looked into it and believe the show rented the tiger from Hollywood Animals, a notorious exotic
Partners In Health | Protect the CDC | Partners In Health-Tell Congress: Protect HIV/AIDS Funding
Health & Wellness  (tags: HIV / AIDS, health care, funding, protection, research, disease )

Nita
- 3 hours ago - act.pih.org
President Donald Trump's proposed budget would gut crucial funds to fight HIV/AIDS. If it passes, people will die. Together, we can make a difference. Speak out now
Petition - Don't Destroy National Forest With Harmful Fracking
Environment  (tags: ohio, Wayne National Forest, Fracking Industry, fracking contamination, environmental damages, prevention of woodland loss, forest conservation, longterm consequences, stronger protection, Sustainable Development, prevention of pollution, responsibilities )

Kalliope
- 13 hours ago - forcechange.com
Don't auction off valuable natural land for fracking by oil and gas companies. The state of Ohio's only national forest may soon be destroyed by the effects of fracking. The Bureau of Land Management plans to auction off more than 340 acres of Wayne...
Ask Luxury Fashion Brands to Stop Using Exotic Cats in Ads ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, big cats, fashion, ads, suffering, protection, environment, wildlife )

Cher
- 1 day ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
Please take one minute and let the executives at Kering Group, PUMA and Gucci know that big cat lovers do not want to see exotic cats exploited in marketing and advertising campaigns.
End the Use of Wild Animals in the Circus ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, circus, wildlife, protection, environment )

Cher
- 1 day ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
Help us end the abuse for over 200 big cats and other animals by emailing your US Representative below.
 
 
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