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Gargantuan Manta Ray Dwarfs Diver In Stunning Footage
Offbeat  (tags: Manta Ray, interesting, off-beat, photos, unusual )

- 22 hours ago -
Diving with manta rays is guaranteed to be a stunning experience. But diving with giant oceanic manta rays -- the largest type of rays in the world -- can be even more overwhelming, as one group of divers in the waters off Ecuador discovered.
Jane Goodall Schools John Oliver On Chimps And How To Eat A Banana
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, bizarre, chimpanzee, video )

- 2 days ago -
Sunday's episode of "Last Week, Tonight" featured John Oliver musing about how great a monocle-wearing chimpanzee would be as a pet -- a plan which renowned primatologist Dr. Jane Goodall promptly (but good-naturedly) shut down. No, John Oliver, no.
Solar Power Is Fueling The Slaughter Of Wild Horses
Animals  (tags: Wild Horses, Animal Cruelty, Roundups, Slaughter, Animal Justice, Energy, Solar Power, Solar Industry, Lobbyists, Senator Harry Reid )

- 2 days ago -
"Sen. Reid and his associates are responsible for obscene roundups. We do not have to stop developing solar power because of wild horses. We do need to stop marginalizing wild horses and use more humane methods to achieve our national goals."
Deaf Rescue Dog Learns Sign Language, Finds Forever Home
Animals  (tags: rescue dog, animalwelfare, GoodNews )

- 3 days ago -
A dog named Connor had been deemed unadoptable by another rescue center when he arrived at the Teller County Regional Animal Shelter (TCRAS) in Colorado earlier this year.
Little Hedgehog Who Lost His Spikes Being Kept Cozy Until They Grow Back
Animals  (tags: Hedgehog, unusual, AnimalWelfare, rescued, GoodNews )

- 3 days ago -
Last week, a wild 6-month-old hedgehog, named Pumpkin, was found by a passerby in the most unusual of conditions. Far from the prickly appearance his species is known for, this pudgy little fellow was almost entirely absent of spikes, leaving him defensel
7 Things I Can Do That My Black Son Can't
Society & Culture  (tags: society, people, America, racism, prejudice, discrimination )

- 3 days ago -
By Calvin Hennick. In the days after the Michael Brown shooting, I wrote an essay titled "I Hope My Son Stays White," detailing my fears about what might happen to my biracial three-year-old son if he grows up to have dark skin.
Thank Supreme Court for Maintaining Ban on Foie Gras PETITION
Animals  (tags: geese, suffering, killing, rescued, law )

- 2 days ago -
The U.S. Supreme Court recently decided to allow California to continue its ban on foie gras after a lawsuit was filed by several food producers and organizations.
Animals  (tags: TAKE ACTION, Dogs, Dog Meat, Animal Cruelty, Animal Torture, Slaughter, China, Legs Broken, Slowly Boiled Alive, PLEASE SIGN )

- 5 days ago -
"Animals are mistreated in China as we speak. Their legs are broken so they can't escape and they are slowly boiled alive." PLEASE SIGN.
Sea Lions in Georgia? Help! | Action Alerts | Actions | PETA
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, ethics )

- 4 days ago -
Save Sea Lions From Being Exploited in Georgia!
Open the Box - to Reveal Tricks of Traffickers
World  (tags: humanrights, europe, slavery, Human Trafficking Awareness )

- 4 days ago -
giant gift box enticing people inside with promises of a better life has been unveiled on College Green. The structure, the size of a small shed, is a new exhibition which aims to highlight the realities of modern day slavery and human trafficking.
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