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Petition to Ban Horse Slaughter in the United States
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, Horses, Petitions, Rocky Acres Rescue and Sanctuary )

Diane
- 188 days ago - rockyacreshorserescue.org
As a result of spending bill H2112, slaughterhouses in the United States will be able to resume slaughtering horses for human consumption. We are not a nation that raises horses as food animals or one that consumes horse meat.
'Fort McMurray Is a Wasteland': Neil Young Slams Oil Patch, Keystone Plans
Environment  (tags: Neil Young, Keystone pipelines, Canada, globalwarming, Fort McMurray, CO2emissions, deaths, business )

Diane
- 292 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
Canadian rocker Neil Young has waded into the bitter debate over Alberta's vast oil sands and the controversial Keystone XL pipeline planned to funnel one million barrels a day of Canadian crude to huge refineries in Texas and Louisiana.
Daylight Saving Time Around the World 2013
World  (tags: world, daylight savings times, countries, clocks )

Diane
- 292 days ago - timeanddate.com
Daylight saving time is often incorrectly referred to as "daylight savings time". In some countries, it is also called "summer time". When DST is not observed, it is called standard time, normal
Autumnal Equinox 2013: Why First Day Of Fall Arrives On September 22
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, Autumnal Equinox, seasons, First day of Fall, Earth, Sun, rotation )

Diane
- 293 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The seasons will change this Sunday (Sept. 22), with the Northern Hemisphere moving into autumn and the South emerging from winter into spring.
Monsanto and Seed Patents. As Only Jon Stewart Can Explain It.
Business  (tags: Farmers, Seeds, Crops, Patent laws, attorneys, lawsuits, Monsanto, Daily show with Jon Stewart )

Diane
- 293 days ago - thedailyshow.com
The world according to Monsanto: "Sometimes farmers act in a manner that is not in the best interest of the biotechnology seed companies." Golden.
SYRIA CRISIS
World  (tags: Syria, children, death, malnutrition, Arwar Damon, Syrian conflict, chemical weapons )

Diane
- 307 days ago - edition.cnn.com
About two million people have fled the Syria conflict. Now new video by opposition groups apparently shows suffering from malnutrition. FULL STORY |
Syrian Army Bombs Northern Rebel Town Of Saraqeb, Children Among The Dead
World  (tags: Syrian army, Saraqeb, attacks, bombs, casualties, children, death, violence, war )

Diane
- 308 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
BEIRUT -- Syrian government forces bombed a strategic rebel town in the country's north for the third straight day Saturday, pounding it with airstrikes that killed at least five people, activists said.
12 Things You Should NEVER Buy Again.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, green, greenliving, greenproducts, healthy, organic, natural, Salmon, food, paints, wood, gas, plastic, eco-friendly )

Diane
- 377 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
1.Styrofoam cups. Styrofoam is forever. It's not biodegradable. Alternative: Buy recyclable and compostable paper cups. Best option: Invest in some reusable mugs that you can take with you.
The Genetically Modified Burrito: Chipotle Tells All - Businessweek
Business  (tags: business, consumers, food, GMO's, labeled ingredients, restaurant, soybean oil )

Diane
- 386 days ago - businessweek.com
Chipotle recently became the first fast food chain to label genetically engineered ingredients, by posting the information on the company's website. Brought about by consumer demand,
Whole Foods GMO Labeling To Be Mandatory By 2018
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, greenproducts, organic, GMO's, Whole Foods )

Diane
- 489 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Whole Foods has announced that by 2018, all products in U.S. and Canada stores must be labeled if they contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs). This is the first national grocery store to set a deadline from GMO labeling.
 
 
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