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Leonardo DiCaprio: New Documentary "THE IVORY GAME" - Please SIGN & SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: elephants, ivory trade, poachers killed, Leonardo DiCaprio, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter )

- 4 days ago -
PLEASE SIGN UP TO JOIN THE FIGHT AND PROTECT AN ESSENTIAL SPECIES FROM EXTINCTION - Wildlife activists in take on poachers in an effort to end illegal ivory trade in Africa.
CHANGING TIMES: Cops and Juries in Drug War-Happy Kansas Are Refusing to Enforce Pot Prohibition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: marijuana laws, enforcement, government, media, usa, war )

- 6 days ago -
Even in the reddest of red states, marijuana is becoming de facto acceptable.
Tell the USDA to Investigate University Animal Research Complaints! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection, cruelty )

- 8 days ago -
Dozens of animal deaths at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign suggest a strong possibility of negligence and other systemic problems. Sadly, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has yet to investigate the most recent complaints
Stop Lion Trophy Hunting PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, suffering )

- 8 days ago -
The lion population in Africa is being reduced at an alarming rate - 50 years ago there were 450,000 lions. Today as little as 20,000 remain. Lion Trophy Hunting, especially Canned Lion Hunting (where lions are shot in cages) are largely responsible
Help Save Koalas After Their Habitat Is Being Threatened By a Land Clearance Proposal PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 11 days ago -
A proposed land clearance is posing a large threat to koalas as much of the land is vital habitat for the Australian marsupial. If the proposal is allowed then a huge area of up to 8 million hectares could be cleared away. Of this, around 2.2 million
Bob Dylan Wins Nobel Prize for Literature
Offbeat  (tags: Nobel Prize for Literature, Entertainment, USA )

- 13 days ago -
US singer Bob Dylan has been awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature, becoming the first songwriter to win the prestigious award.
GOOD NEWS! New National Park Offers Protection for Forest Elephants in Liberia
Animals  (tags: endangered, animals, animalwelfare, forest elephants, conservation, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animaladvocates, GoodNews )

- 19 days ago -
This new Park protects part of the Guinean Forest of West Africa, which contains astonishing levels of endemic plant and animal life.
An Animal Behaviorist Visited Ringling Bros. Circus, and This Is What He Saw PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 19 days ago -
According to Pratte, Ringling forced tigers to perform stressful tricks by using violent punishment and intimidation. Trainers yelled at the cats and banged on their cages. Long prods were used to force them to move in specific directions or deter
Change for Chickens - PETITION -
Animals  (tags: chickens, sociable, adventurous, Factory Farms, abuse, animals, animalrights, cruelty, protection )

- 19 days ago -
Chickens are sociable and adventurous. Yet billions experience unimaginable suffering in factory farms every year. Sign our petition urging KFC to improve the lives of these intelligent animals.
This Country Just Banned Trophy Hunting
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

- 20 days ago -
On Tuesday, the government announced a ban on trophy hunting, an industry that sees thousands of animals killed for little more than thrills and souvenirs giving Europes biggest population of brown bears, lynx, wolves and wildcats a welcome reprieve.
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