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We Say No to Factory Farming in Austria
Animals  (tags: Factory Farming, Austria, animal welfare, animal cruelty, petition )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - vgt.at
We , the undersigned, wish to live in a Austria , valued in the animals and not be tortured .
Editorial - Israel Narrows Its Democracy
World  (tags: israel, Democracy?, netanyahu, racism-discrimination, end the occupation of Palestine-siege of, sttlements, land thefts, maginalizing Palestinians, Israeli Arabs, Ethnic cleansing of Palestinians, freedoms, government, news, usa, HumanRights )

Jess
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
Having experienced the grievous legacies created when a government diminishes the rights of its people, we know this not the path that Israel should take.
Act Now to Stop These Trojan Horse Trade Treaties
World  (tags: corruption, crime, ethics, europe, freedoms, government, HumanRights, politics, usa, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - foe.co.uk
The European Union and United States are currently negotiating the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). CETA, a similar agreement with Canada, is close to ratification. These agreements could make it harder to stop fracking, protect our
Drugged Marshmallows Can Keep Urban Raccoons From Spreading Disease - NPR
Animals  (tags: safety, risks, prevention, health, treatment, disease, drugs, diet, food, wildlife )

Wild
- 1 day ago - npr.org
The masked garbage crusaders of the night can be more than just a nuisance. Raccoons also can be bad news for human health, carrying diseases such as rabies and roundworms.
'Monster' Fracking Wells Guzzle Water in Drought-Stricken Regions
Environment  (tags: Super frack )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Between April 2010 and December 2013, these 261 wells consumed 3.3 billions of water between them, a average of 12.7 million gallons each. And 14 of the wells topped 20 million gallons each.
Louisiana Town to Kill All Pit Bulls and Rottweilers: Those Who Don't Surrender Face Police Action
Animals  (tags: dogs, cruelty, death, animalrights, protection, killing, society )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - sott.net
Current owners of these specific breeds have just one more month to either move out of town, or hand their family pet over to the government to be killed...
Stop the Rabbit Cages in Livestock
Animals  (tags: Rabbits, cages, farming, EU, animal welfare, livestock, petition )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
These cages cause enormous suffering. They seem most like the barren battery cages , Europe banned in 1999 because it is detrimental to the welfare of the chickens.
Close Elephant Park in Thailand for Mistreating Elephants
Animals  (tags: Thailand, elephant park, animal welfare, animal cruelty, petition, elephants )

Scooby
- 8 hours ago - change.org
I had the unfortunate experience of going to an Elephant park in Thailand expecting the best treat to the animals and I found horrible conditions of living for all the elephants and animals that live over there.
Allow Captian Paul Watson Back Into Canada
Animals  (tags: Captain Paul Watson, sea shepherd, Canada, whales, dolphins, petition, hero )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - change.org
I was very concerned to hear that Sea Shepherd's Captain Paul Watson is not allowed to return to Canada. Captain Paul Watson is an Ocean Protector not a criminal and I feel this to be unfair and unjust.
 
 
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