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Obama Administration Proposes Stricter Rules for Crude Oil Trains to Halt Derailments
Environment  (tags: safety, crude oil transport, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, pollution, protection, conservation, government )

- 7 days ago -
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced details Wednesday of a proposal to make crude oil transportation safer, in a bid to prevent more derailments and the threats that accompany them.
Wisconsin Tribes Urge EPA to Use Clean Water Act to Stop Gogebic Taconite Mine
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, EPA, Clean Water Act, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, conservation )

- 7 days ago -
The Wisconsin Federation of tribes has asked the Environmental Protection Agency to use the 404 C portion of Clean Water Act to stop mining activity by Gogebic Taconite (GTAC) in the Penokee Mountains located on the edge of the Bad River Ojibwe Reservati
TAKE ACTION NOW! Speak Out to Protect Farmworkers From Pesticides By Aug. 18th
Environment  (tags: protection, healthconditions, PESTICIDES, FARMWORKERS, environment, ecosystems, politics, pollution, humans )

- 7 days ago -
Did you know? Pesticide exposure causes farmworkers to suffer more chemical-related injuries and illnesses than any other workforce in the nation.
Save Panthers From Oil Companies ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, animals, destruction, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 37 days ago -
Save remaining panthers from devastation by oil exploration
Please Help Free 25 Dolphins From Resort World in Singapore! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: dolphins in captivity, singapore, suffering )

- 15 days ago -
We're coming to a time in the world when the majority of us realize that capturing any wild animal is wrong--especially when it's for entertainment purposes. Please release the dolphins back to their world. They have rights !
TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Movement to Save Pets From Dying in Hot Cars - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, LAW, pets in cars protection, dogs, pets )

- 15 days ago -
Thank the governor of Rhode Island for passing a law that will make it illegal to leave pets in overheating cars
STOP Animal Cruelty to Baby Pigs ! Please SIGN and SHARED !!!
Animals  (tags: abused, pigs, suffering, fun )

- 14 days ago -
Pigs in traveling shows be abused for entertainment at fairs shopping malls, schools, flea markets.These unfortunate animals are confined in tiny cages and suffer in extreme temperatures and torture by electric shocks, beatings and food deprivation .
Initiate The Return of Captive Orcas, Dolphins and Sharks To Open Sea Pens ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Orcas in Captivity, wildanimals, rescued )

- 16 days ago -
Speak up on behalf of these animals for an outright ban on the keeping of dolphins, sharks and orcas in EVERY country.It costs more money to keep them captured than it would to release them into sea pens to live out in a semi-natural habitat.
Ben & Jerry's Co-Founder Goes to DC in Support of GMO Labeling
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gmos, GMO Labeling, congress )

- 15 days ago -
Jerry's co-founder Jerry Greenfield brought a newly-labeled ice cream flavor to Capitol Hill: "Food Fight Fudge Brownie"."
Take Action : Birds and Climate Change: Ecological Disruption in Progress
Environment  (tags: climate, climatechange, animals, ClimateChange, protection, habitat, globalwarming, research, trees, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution, globalwarming, environment, forests, destruction, ecosystems )

- 1921 days ago -
Our recently-released Birds and Climate report clearly shows that climate change is affecting birds - and our world - now. For the past 40 years, as our climate has warmed, birds have shifted their winter ranges further and further north.
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