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Petition: GLOBAL STATE OF EMERGENCY: Stop the Deadly Slash and Burn Fires of Indonesia!
Environment  (tags: palm oil companies, fire damage, Air pollution, environment destruction, wildlife losses, habitat destroyed, prosecution, rainforest protection, Sustainabililty, stronger protection laws )

- 103 days ago -
As the world's leading supplier of palm oil, growers in Indonesia make it a habit to slash and burn the old trees to quickly make room for new plantations. The result of this drastic method are raging fires that burn for months, turning the air a...
PETITION - Demand Limits to Dangerous Methane Pollution
Environment  (tags: methane emissions, Air pollution, gas industry, health problems, environmental damage, stronger protection laws, Sustainabililty, responsibility, politics )

- 103 days ago -
Methane stinks. The gas increases smog, harms our health and helps warm our climate - and every year, the oil and gas industry leaks millions of tons of it into our air. New limits from the EPA would curb this pollution - but predictably, Big...
California Just Announced It Will Label Monsantos Rroundup As Cancer Causing
Health & Wellness  (tags: california, Monsantos, RoundUp carcinogenic, cancer causing, Proposition 65, cancer, environment, health, humans, illness, risks )

- 102 days ago -
Under the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986 âEUR" usually referred to as Proposition 65, its original name âEUR" chemicals that cause cancer, birth defects, or other reproductive harm are required to be listed and published by the state.
Animals  (tags: elephant poaching, ELEPHANT PROTECTION, ivory trade ban, animalrights, ethics, slaughter, wildlife loss, protection laws )

- 103 days ago -
Hong Kong plays a major role in the global illegal ivory trade, which means we can all make a difference - please sign the petition and help rewrite the future of this amazing species by calling on the Hong Kong government to ban local ivory sales and..
Someone Just Slashed a 6-Month-Old Puppy in the Face for Kicks! Justice for Beauty!
Animals  (tags: barbaric animal cruelty, punishment for animal abusers, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalwelfare, suffering, prevention, protection )

- 103 days ago -
Hadn't it been for teenager Taylor Lewis, this beautiful dog wouldn't have been alive today. The 6 to 8 months old mixed breed female dog dubbed 'Beauty' was discovered on the streets of Longview, Texas in critical condition.
Bile Bears Rescued
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, ethics, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 103 days ago -
The last of the Halong Bay bears are now free. Great news! Well done Animal Asia
Petition: Rangers Who Poached Elephants Should Lose Their Jobs
Animals  (tags: barbaric animal cruelty, ELEPHANT PROTECTION, punishment to elephant killers, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, prevention, stronger protection, justice system, wildlife )

- 103 days ago -
Twenty-two dead elephants were discovered Oct. 26 in Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park, their heads hacked off. It appears the elephants died from cyanide poisoning - possibly administered by disgruntled park rangers. Wildlife officials are currently...
Depressing Artwork Portrays What Our Societies Have Become
Offbeat  (tags: art, culture, environment, ethics, health, humans, interesting, society, world )

- 103 days ago -
It's not nice, but it's certainly close to the markâEUR¦ Steve Cutts is a London-based illustrator and animator who uses powerful images to criticize the sad state of society. Greed, environmental destruction, junk food and TVconsumption, smartphone...
Petition - President of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC): Add Ending the Cruelty of the Dog and Cat Meat
Animals  (tags: animalrights, barbaric behaviour, disgusting cruelty, dog and cat meat, consumption, trade, prevention of cruelty to animals, Respect for animals, stronger protection, end suffering, ethics )

- 102 days ago -
ECOSOC is one of the six main organs of the United Nations and is the principal body for coordination, policy review, policy dialogue and recommendations on economic, social and environmental issues, as well as for implementation of the...
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