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California Becomes First State to Ban Plastic Bags
Environment  (tags: Plastic Bags, Ban, California, Gov Jerry Brown, Pollution, Streets, Waterways )

Brian
- 4 hours ago - sfgate.com
"Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags at grocery and convenience stores, driven to action by pollution in streets and waterways."
Reasonable Vegan: Frankenfood: The Science of Genetically Engineered Crops
Health & Wellness  (tags: Veganism, Vegetarianism, GM crops, Genetic Modification, Genetic Engineering, Science, Controversy, Foods, Safety )

Brian
- 3 hours ago - rvgn.org
"There is a lot of controversy in the vegan and animal rights community around genetically engineered foods that is often clouded by scaremongering, misconceptions, half-truths, and outdated information"
Naomi Klein: Fossil Fuels Threaten Our Ability to Have Healthy Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: Children, Health, Fossil Fuels, Oil Spills, Toxic Contamination, Fertility, Reproductive Issues, Climate Change )

Brian
- 2 hours ago - motherjones.com
"Why oil spills, fracking, and climate change pose a special danger to the youngest members of all species."
How Australia Became the Dirtiest Polluter in the Developed World
World  (tags: Australia, Climate Change, Pollution, Coal, #DirtyCoal, Tony Abbott, Prime Minister, Carbon Emissions )

Brian
- 2 hours ago - motherjones.com
"Once a leader in green initiatives, Australia's become the Saudi Arabia of the South Pacific."
Switzerland Is Poised to Join the Worldwide Movement Against Seal Fur ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: canadian seal hunt, goodnews, wildanimals, protection )

Angela
- 2 days ago - blog.peta.org.uk
There were no exports of Canadian pelts reported for 2014. Thanks to the EU, Russia, Taiwan, the U.S., and others that have banned seal fur and taken a stand for the tens of thousands of seals who die every year for a product that nobody needs or wants !
*** TAIJI TweetStorm - Sunday 28..Sept - JOIN US AND TAKE ACTION !!! ***
Animals  (tags: Taiji dolphins, massacred, killing, wildanimals )

Angela
- 2 days ago - cyg-one.net
Please TWEET ONLY when the time has come ... look at http://www.timezoneconverter.com/cgi-bin/tzc.tzc to get the time in your region !
Stop Promoting Tickets Sales to Ocean Park Hong Kong ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: ozean park animalcruelty, Hong Kong, dolphins in captivity )

Angela
- 2 days ago - change.org
Ocean Parks captive dolphins suffer infinitely,they are used for shows under the guise of conservation and education. Ask Dragon Air and Cathay Pacific, END YOUR AFFILIATION with Dolphinariums and in particular in this case with OCEAN PARK HONG KONG !!!
Stop the Practice of 'Crushing' - Torture of Baby Elephants in Thailand ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: elephant abuse, thailand elephants abused wildanimals )

Angela
- 2 days ago - change.org
They are caged, starved, beaten, stabbed, poked and cut and kept awake for days until they become submissive under the torture. Many, especially the ones with stronger wills, die from shock and lack of water, stress and severe injuries,
TAKE ACTION NOW - Save the Elephants in Africa ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: SAVE ELEPHANTS, African Wildlife, protection, rescued )

Angela
- 22 minutes ago - yousignanimals.org
The trade with elephant tusks has soared in past years - a kilogram of ivory is now worth thousands of dollars. Solely between 2010 and 2013 Africa has lost about 7 per cent of its elephants population each year. Urgent action is needed.
***URGENT*** Simon Cowell : Pull Next Weeks UK X-Factor Section That Glorifies Captive Dolphins ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: dolphin protection, law, wildanimals, Captive Animals )

Angela
- 13 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
All the love and hard work we put in to send the right messages out about captivity and Taiji will just be blown out of the water when the kids see that Simon Cowell thinks it's ok. We have only a few days to get his attention !!!
 
 
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