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A Major Supplier of U.S. Seafood Is Among the Worst Countries for Modern Slavery
World  (tags: ethics, Human Rights, modern slavery )

Teresa
- 2 days ago - takepart.com
For two years running, the State Department has listed Thailand as one of the worst countries for slave laborâEUR"but it doesnâEUR(TM)t receive the same sanctions as other nations on the list.
The Campaign of Deception Against Planned Parenthood
Health & Wellness  (tags: planned parenthood, deception, anti-choice politicians )

Teresa
- 6 days ago - nytimes.com
The politicians howling to defund Planned Parenthood care nothing about the truth here, being perfectly willing to undermine womenâEUR(TM)s reproductive rights any way they can.
Why Readers, Scientifically, Are The Best People To Fall In Love With
Science & Tech  (tags: research, reading, books, psychology )

Teresa
- 15 days ago - idealistrevolution.org
According to both 2006 and 2009 studies published by Raymond Mar, a psychologist at York University in Canada, and Keith Oatley, a professor of cognitive psychology at the University of Toronto, those who read fiction are capable of the most empathy
Amazon Tribe Creates 500-Page Traditional Medicine Encyclopedia
Offbeat  (tags: culture, unusual, Amazon tribe, traditional medicine encyclopedia )

Teresa
- 33 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The Matsés have only printed their encyclopedia in their native language to ensure that the medicinal knowledge is not stolen by corporations or researchers as has happened in the past. Instead, the encyclopedia is meant as a guide
The Tallest Mammal In the World Is Silently Going Extinct. Does Anyone Care?
Animals  (tags: giraffes, poaching, extinction crisis )

Teresa
- 35 days ago - blog.therainforestsite.com
In 1999, there were around 140,000 giraffes in Africa. Today, the population has plummeted to an estimated 80,000 giraffes left in Africa. ThatâEUR(TM)s a 40% drop in just the last 15 years âEUR" but no one is talking about it.
Cuba Drops Genetically Modified Crops
World  (tags: Cuba, GMOs, Monsanto, Good News )

Teresa
- 35 days ago - havanatimes.org
Cuban authorities said today that the island has no plans to open up to the controversial use of transgenic seeds, despite the possibilities offered by them to increase agricultural production.
'I Know I'M Too Young to Be a Mother': Child Marriage in Ethiopia âEUR" in Pictures
World  (tags: Africa, child marriage, Ethiopian children, UNICEF )

Teresa
- 36 days ago - theguardian.com
Early marriage and pregnancy are challenges faced by many teenage girls in Ethiopia. UnicefâEUR(TM)s GirlsâEUR(TM) Empowerment photo project aims to document the hopes, dreams and aspirations of young women throughout Ethiopia
Protect Our Health, Stop Monsanto
Environment  (tags: world, Monsanto, Roundup, petition )

Teresa
- 37 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The threat is clear -- this poison is used on our food, our fields, our playgrounds, and our streets. Let's get it suspended.
Prevent the EarthâEUR(TM)s Sixth Mass Extinction
Environment  (tags: world, wildlife, mass extinction, petition )

Teresa
- 38 days ago - forcechange.com
The earth is on the brink of the sixth mass extinction of its time, largely thanks to the environmental damage caused by humans. Climate change and massive damage to EarthâEUR(TM)s animals and ecosystems have been a large debate lately.
 
 
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