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ACTION ALERT: Stop the Slaughter of Elephants for Religious Icons! PLEASE SIGN !

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- 1960 days ago -
Over 30,000 Elephants are slaughtered in Africa each year.(almost 100 PER DAY).much of this ivory is used for RC religious Icons.Yet the Pope refuses to sign the CITES treaty. WHY??

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Laura H (964)
Friday February 8, 2013, 4:45 am
Noted and signed-I pray it helps.
I cannot believe how disgusting, cruel, and evil some people are-it's scary to me!

Thank you Simone.

Carol H (229)
Friday February 8, 2013, 4:49 am
signed and noted, thanks Simone

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Friday February 8, 2013, 4:50 am
...... makes me SICK............(Frans, You signed on February 8, 2013.
Your signature has been delivered to:
The Pope)

AWAY AWHILE Cal Mendelsohn (1067)
Friday February 8, 2013, 4:51 am
Signed and noted--thanks Simone!

Simone Duffin (1462)
Friday February 8, 2013, 5:08 am

Thank you everyone, much appreciated xxxx

katarzyna phillips (6)
Friday February 8, 2013, 5:15 am
signed and noted

Bill K (3)
Friday February 8, 2013, 5:45 am
hopefully the Pope will develop a conscience

Past Member (0)
Friday February 8, 2013, 6:03 am

Ben O (153)
Friday February 8, 2013, 6:25 am
Signed this morning...

Leslene Dunn (84)
Friday February 8, 2013, 6:48 am
Noted and signed - well I have news for the Pope, if he thinks he will be going to Heaven, he needs to think again!

Christeen A (371)
Friday February 8, 2013, 7:01 am

Friday February 8, 2013, 7:38 am
noted with hope
Thank you, Simone.

Solitary Eagle (324)
Friday February 8, 2013, 8:23 am

Past Member (0)
Friday February 8, 2013, 8:23 am
Done. These poor elephants. I wish we all could do more for them. I hold out hope that the Ivory industry will be stopped.

Past Member (0)
Friday February 8, 2013, 8:24 am
Pleased to sign this. Thanks.

Nicole W (646)
Friday February 8, 2013, 8:36 am
signed and shared, thank you Simone

Kay M (347)
Friday February 8, 2013, 10:10 am

roxy H (350)
Friday February 8, 2013, 11:29 am
Roxy, You signed on February 8, 2013.
Your signature has been delivered to:
The Pope

Bartlomiej T (296)
Friday February 8, 2013, 1:35 pm
Signed and noted. Thank you, Simone.

penny C (83)
Friday February 8, 2013, 3:56 pm

Barbara Tomlinson (431)
Friday February 8, 2013, 5:04 pm
The Pope-a-dope... The Pope IS A DOPE.

Oh, did you even know that we HAVE an AMBASSADOR TO THE VATICAN???!!!
Those few acres of Vatican City, those few city blocks ENTIRELY WITHIN THE CITY OF ROME {which is of course entirely within the country of Italy}, has the NERVE to call itself a "country"!!!???!!!
We have a U.S. ambassador to Vatican City - about a thousand people, most of them Catholic clergy, live in this ha ha "country".
And the Vatican has an ambassador to the U.S.
And moreover, the Vatican has "observer" status at the United Nations - which NO OTHER RELIGION HAS!!!
THIS is how the Catholic Hierarchy and the Pope-a-dope, HOLD ON TO THEIR UNWARRANTED POLITICAL POWER.
How they influence legislation all over the world, in a NEGATIVE way!

STOP having a U.S. "Ambassador" to a religious entity - STOP them sending an "Ambassador" to the U.S. - and STOP the United Nations Observer Status of the Catholic Church. STOP their basically Fascist policies thruout the world.
Yes, and STOP the Pope ENCOURAGING Ivory Poachers to make money killing elephants for their Ivory; the Blood Ivory knick-knacks, trinkets and religious items for the Catholic church are perfectly okay and blessed and sanctified by the Pope-a-dope. He and all the Pedophile-covering-up Gay-hating Catholic Hierarchy and Bishops are on so many levels, MORAL IMBECILES!!!

Sarah G (109)
Friday February 8, 2013, 5:31 pm
signed, thanks

Florence Eaise (132)
Friday February 8, 2013, 6:33 pm
great post Simone i knew elephant poaching was getting worse every year but these numbers are astounding! I cant believe that with numbers like those we still have to force them to do the right thing i have GLADLY signed tweeted shared on FB and noted thanks Simone for speaking out against this and posting!

Angelika R (143)
Friday February 8, 2013, 6:48 pm
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Signed-and nothing to add to what BMutiny commented! Starshower ************* thank you Simone!

Angelika R (143)
Friday February 8, 2013, 6:55 pm
well, except for the FUR that some of his outfit is "decorated" with... what a shame!

. (7)
Friday February 8, 2013, 7:14 pm
Noted and signed, thanks Simone.

Rose Becke (141)
Friday February 8, 2013, 7:16 pm
Signed TY Simone

James Merit (144)
Friday February 8, 2013, 7:43 pm

Antiope K (0)
Friday February 8, 2013, 9:02 pm
Signed & shared!! Thank you!

Christine Stewart (134)
Friday February 8, 2013, 9:38 pm

Elaine Al Meqdad (283)
Friday February 8, 2013, 10:09 pm
S & N!

Marie W (67)
Friday February 8, 2013, 10:58 pm
Another Catholic cult issue.

Victoria Pohrebna (279)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 12:23 am
Victoria, You signed on February 9, 2013.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 12:48 am
Armand, You signed on February 9, 2013.
Your signature has been delivered to:
The Pope

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 1:36 am

Jan Garen (86)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 1:37 am
What a great post. I did not know all this either. The Pope should be ashamed of himself along with every other ivory 'poacher' Why refuse to sign the Cites Treaty? Appalling behaviour.

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 1:41 am
Noted and signed.

Veronique L (209)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 2:20 am
Noted and signed.
Thanks Simone!

Gysele van Santen (213)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 2:26 am

Danuta W (1250)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 4:47 am

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 5:06 am
Signed , Thanks .

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 7:16 am

End CrueltyDeb Williams-Shepard (154)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 10:07 am

Sophie F (0)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 1:20 pm
Signed, thanks a lot for sharing.

Joe R (190)
Sunday February 10, 2013, 6:21 am
Thanks Simone. Signed and noted.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 6:51 pm
Olivia, You signed on February 12, 2013.
Your signature has been delivered to:
The Pope

Arild Gone for now (174)
Wednesday February 13, 2013, 3:33 am
Signed,thanks Simone.

Erin R (181)
Monday February 18, 2013, 12:02 pm
n & s

Alison A (244)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 2:11 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Simone.

MARINA M (125)
Tuesday August 6, 2013, 9:53 am
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