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Why Kangaroos Emit Less Methane When They ... Um ... You Know, Pass Gas
Animals  (tags: animals, protection, science, methane, climate change, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 21 days ago -
Scientists have known this for a while now, but new research gives us more information about why kangaroos are so much more efficient than cows.
Why the OAS Doesn't Want You to Hear What This Woman Has to Say
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, world, news, society )

- 21 days ago -
The Organization of American States blocked press access to hear a staunch opponent of Venezuela's government.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Justice for Baby Girl: NYPD: Stop Killing Our Dogs!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, slaughter, protection, animaladvocates, dogs, killing, law )

- 20 days ago -
NYPD needs to take immediate action to make sure this never happens again. They need to adopt a policy that says officers are not allowed to use deadly force on companion animals and they need to train their officers on how to handle dog-related incidents
Three Mile Island - 35 Years on
Environment  (tags: Three Mile Island, lessons learned and not learned, hell no we won't glow, nuclear industry, radia-active, pollution, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, protection, humans, government )

- 20 days ago -
Thirty-five years ago today the USA had its worst ever civilian nuclear accident with a reactor meltdown at Three Mile Island.
Organic Winemaker Risks Prison for Not Using Pesticide
Environment  (tags: politics, green, government, law, pesticides, activsits, green, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, humans, healthconditions )

- 20 days ago -
An organic farmer in France's Cote d'Or has been prosecuted for refusing to spray insecticide on his vineyard - and is anxiously awaiting the verdic
Taseko Sues Canada Over Third Rejection of Environmentally Devastating Mine Proposal
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, law, mining companies, Canda, indigenous rights, corporate greed, corporate greedhabitatdestruction )

- 20 days ago -
Taseko Mines Ltd., whose proposal to decimate sacred lands and pristine habitat for a copy.5 billion gold and copper mine in British Columbia has been rejected not once but three times by the Canadian government, is going to court to ram its project thro
Photos: As Violence Rages on, Thousands of Muslims Are Still Trapped in Central African Republic
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, society, africa, CAR, ethnic and religious violence, war, humanrights, death, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

- 20 days ago -
It a country in which nearly 300,000 people have already fled the violence. Yet thousands more, especially in Muslim communities, are trapped in their small neighborhoods,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Plant An Oak Forest for FREE With One Click.
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, trees, GoodNews, conservation, nature )

- 20 days ago -
By clicking onto this link and clicking the oak tree you help plant a oak forest.
UN to Investigate War-Time Atrocities in Sri Lanka
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, society, war crimes, Sri Lanka )

- 20 days ago -
The bloody events that marked the end of Sri Lanka's civil war between government and Tamil separatist forces will be the focus of an independent international investigation, according to a United Nations Human Rights Council decision.
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