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Tell Congress to Pass the Water Resources Development Act - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, water, infrastructure, fix, jobs, petition )

Dandelion
- 6 days ago - action.americanmanufacturing.org
Water is vital to our health and well being. But right now, Americas water systems are in bad shape. Congress has the opportunity to improve things by passing a key piece of legislation to repair and rebuild our water infrastructure systems.
Harassed and Detained for Filming the Police - Petition to Stop
Society & Culture  (tags: First Amendment, filming, police, training, petition, cell phone )

Dandelion
- 6 days ago - pen.org
The First Amendment protects all individuals from being punished for recording or disseminating information related to government misconduct. Police must be trained on the First Amendment right to record, and that right must be guaranteed to all.
End The Culture of Warrior Policing - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: police, de-escalate, police violence, police training, communities, black lives matter )

Dandelion
- 5 days ago - action.aclu.org
A typical police cadet spends 58 training hours on how to use a gun and 49 hours on defensive tactics. They only spend about 8 hours learning how to calm situations before force is needed what is called de-escalation.
We Deserve A Better Cup - Petition
Environment  (tags: Starbucks, recycle, paper cups, petition, CEO Howard Schultz )

Dandelion
- 4 days ago - bettercup.earth
Starbucks serves 4 billion plus disposable cups a year. That is 8,000 plus cups a minute cut from more than a million trees! Will you sign the letter below so that we can send a loud and clear message to the company?
Help Save the Andersoni Moose - Petition
Animals  (tags: Andersoni Moose, Minnesota, North Dakota, USA, moose, petition, extinct )

Dandelion
- 13 hours ago - bullhorn.nationofchange.org
Over the last ten years the Andersoni Moose, located in Minnesota and North Dakota, has declined by 60 percent. The Center for Biological Diversity in Minnesota warns that without protections that moose population will be extinct soon.
Save the Refugees on the Berm
World  (tags: Syria, Jordan, refugees, The Berm, save them, war )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
For the 75,000 displaced people caught on JordanâEUR(TM)s desert frontier with Syria, salvation is only yards away. Unlike many of their fellow citizens, they can be saved. So why have they been effectively abandoned?
Pacific Brown Pelican Survey
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 2 days ago - ca.audubon.org
Help make a difference for this great bird at our next survey on Saturday, Oct. 15.
Despite Controversy, the Coastal California Gnatcatcher Will Remain An Endangered Subspecies
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 3 days ago - audubon.org
In late August, the US Fish and Wildlife Service granted a reprieve to the coastal California Gnatcatcher, a tiny gray insectivore found in Southern California. Back in 2014, a group of builders associations with ties to the Pacific Legal Foundation
 
 
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