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Arizona- Ban Canned Hunting ! PLEASE SIGN and SHARE ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )

- 3 hours ago -
Animals are trapped within a fenced enclosure from which they cannot escape, then people go in and pay a fee to kill those animals. Many of the animals used in canned hunts come from private breeders and zoos.
Thailand- Don't Destroy Tiger Habitat ! PLEASE SIGN and SHARE ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, tigers, conservation, destruction )

- 3 hours ago -
The Indochinese tiger is already under threat from shrinking habitat, illegal trade in tiger parts for traditional medicines and a scarcity of prey. With only 3,200 wild tigers remaining worldwide, we ask Thailand to support conservation efforts
India's SpiceJet Under Fire for Mid-Air Song, Dance
Offbeat  (tags: India, budget airline, SpiceJet, Holi, aviation, under fire )

- 29 days ago -
Indian budget airline SpiceJet said Thursday it has run into trouble with the aviation regulator for performing a mid-air song and dance sequence to celebrate the popular Hindu festival of Holi.
World's Longest-Serving Death Row Inmate Freed in Japan
World  (tags: humanrights, government, crime, death row, freed, Japan, fake, DNA testing )

- 23 days ago -
TOKYO -- A man believed to be the world's longest-serving death row inmate walked free from jail Thursday after decades in solitary confinement, in a rare about-face for Japan's rigid justice system.
Stand With Hakamada Iwao : Three Days to Guarantee His Freedom
World  (tags: humanrights, government, Hakamada Iwao, longest serving death row inmate, Japan, justice, district court )

- 22 days ago -
Please follow these instructions on how to leave a message for the Shizuoka District Prosecution Office urging them not to file an appeal. Don't be put off that the website is in Japanese. This is a crutial moment and you can make a real difference.
Stop Female Genital Mutilation - ForceChange
World  (tags: risks, health, protection, humanrights, FGM, femele genital mutilation, women )

- 21 days ago -
The doctor responsible for the death of a 13-year-old girl from removing her clitoris and labia is finally standing trial. This will be Egypt's first trial on this issue and is the first step towards obliterating female genital mutilation in the country
Japanese E-Commerce Giant Rakuten Halts Whale Meat Sales
Animals  (tags: protection, animaladvocates, whales, Rakuten, whale meat, Japan )

- 13 days ago -
TOKYO -- Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten said Friday it has told online retailers to stop selling whale meat after a U.N. court ordered an end to the country's Antarctic whale hunt.
On 20th Anniversary of Genocide, Rwanda's Women Lead - Inter Press Service
World  (tags: women, Rwanda, Africa, genocide, Ethnic cleansing )

- 12 days ago -
Rwanda's Member of Parliament Veneranda Nyirahirwa says women in Rwanda have fought for political representation. In the Lower House of Parliament women occupy 64 percent or 51 out of 80 seats. Credit: Fabíola Ortiz/IPS
Italian Doctors Abort a Law - Inter Press Service
Health & Wellness  (tags: humanrights, women, abortion rights, Italia, health )

- 12 days ago -
"Many doctors object simply because they have nothing to gain from doing this extra work."
'Sakura From Space' Blooms Early
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, interesting, sakura, cherry trees, cherry blossoms, Orbit, Japan, space, ISS )

- 7 days ago -
A cosmic mystery is uniting monks and scientists after a cherry tree grown from a seed that orbited the Earth for eight months bloomed years earlier than expected -- and with an unusual number of flowers.
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