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Poachers Are Now Slaughtering Africa's Giraffes | TakePart Elephant PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, Giraffes animalcruelty, endangered, slaughter )

Jean
- 7 hours ago - takepart.com
Populations have plunged 40 percent as the animals are killed for their meat, often to feed elephant hunters.
Why Isn't A Possible Lynching in NC National News? ACTION
World  (tags: Lennon Lacy, North Carolina, lynching?, crime, society, children, family, human rights, federal investigation needed )

Nancy
- 17 hours ago - dailykos.com
On August 29, the body of 17 year old Lennon Lacy was found hanging from a children's swing set in 'a predominantly white' mobile home park in rural Bladenboro, North Carolina (population 1,750). Lennon Lacy was African American.
Care2 Petition in the News!!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: health, healthy, Sustainabililty, travel, conservation, eco-friendly, humans, interesting )

CareTwo
- 1 day ago - contracostatimes.com
Tom Barnbridge of the Conta Costa Times reports on this Care2 Petition
Tell Julie Bishop President Obama Is Right! - Save the Reef
Environment  (tags: Australia, Great Barrier Reef, Julie bishop, petition, president Obama )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - fightforthereef.org.au
US President Obama had some tough things to say about how the Australian and Queensland Governments are risking the Great Barrier Reef last weekend.
Tell the Association of Zoos and Aquariums to Take Action - Animals Are Being Crushed to Death
Animals  (tags: Kabbie, crushed, animal welfare, animal cruelty, petition, zoos, monkeys, gorillas )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - secure2.convio.net
On Friday, November 7, Kabibe, a 16-month old western lowland gorilla at the San Francisco Zoo was crushed to death when she sprinted underneath a closing hydraulic door that was not properly monitored nor equipped with basic automatic shut-off technology
His Crime Is Autism - Now He Is In Solitary Confinement
Society & Culture  (tags: African American, Reginald Latson, autism, solitary confinement, prison )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - peteearley.com
WARNING: This story should make you angry! Latson, who has an IQ of 69, is African American and was wearing a hoodie. Events went downhill from there. A little boy trapped in a man's body with limited understanding of what had happened to him or why.
This Story Of Extreme Childhood Neglect And Isolation Is Beyond Shameful.
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, crime, humans, sadness, society )

Linda
- 6 days ago - omg.viralnova.com
Known by the pseudonym Genie, this young girl experienced probably the most abusive childhood ever recorded. It's impossible to fathom why Genie's parents abused her in such a way. No mother or father should ever abuse their child in such a way
The G20 Leaders' Summit 2014 in Brisbane, Austtralia
World  (tags: 2014 G20 summit in Brisbane, Australia -all you need to know )

Angelika
- 6 days ago - g20.org
The Leaders' Summit is the most important event in the G20 year. The summit provides a valuable opportunity for leaders to discuss a wide range of global economic issues and to use their collective power to improve people's lives. Videos and LIFE STREAM
Putin to Skip G20 Lunch Then Skip Town
World  (tags: G20, Russia, Ukraine, invasion, HumanRights, violence, war, world )

Roger
- 7 days ago - sbs.com.au
Russian President Vladimir Putin is cutting short his time at the G20 summit, but his minders insist it's not because of Western pressure over the crisis in Ukraine.
 
 
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