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World Indigenous People Only Hope for Human Survival
Environment  (tags: Latin America, indigenous, primitive, Honduras, enlightened, environmental disaster, USA, Australia, Canada )

- 23 days ago -
It is phenomenal all over the world that those who we call primitive are trying to save those of us who we call enlightened from total disaster. Noam Chomsky said Indigenous people are the ones fighting back against decades of corporate exploitation.
Save Manatees From a Record Number of Boat Collision Deaths PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 23 days ago -
Protect the endangered manatee from the increasing threat of death by being hit by boats.
Stop the Destruction! Protect Bears Ears as a National Monument PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 22 days ago -
A national monument would help safeguard tens of thousands of important cultural sites of the Ancestral Puebloan people in Bears Ears. In the absence of leadership by state leaders and Congress, President Obama has the opportunity and the authority
These Sharks Once Ruled the Seas. Now They're Nearly Gone.
Animals  (tags: fin trade, sharks, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, humans, wildanimals, protection, wildlife )

- 33 days ago -
Oceanic whitetips, famous for attacking shipwrecked sailors, have been decimated by fishing and the shark fin trade.
Orangutan Learns to Mimic Human Conversation for the First Time | New Scientist
Animals  (tags: animals, orangutan, human speech )

- 34 days ago -
An orangutan has shown an ability to emulate human speech for the first time -- a feat that gets us closer to understanding how human speech first evolved from the communications of ancestral great apes.
PLEASE Take Action for the Racing Greyhounds! ACTION!
Animals  (tags: Greyhound racing, animal cruelty, suffering )

- 38 days ago -
PLEASE send a message to Racing Minister Leon Bignell. Tell him you support the establishment of a Parliamentary Inquiry into greyhound racing in South Australia.
Sign the Petition: Stop the Mega-Merger of Bayer and Monsanto!
Environment  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, protection, politics, nature, humans, habitat, environment, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, Bayer, Monsanto, bees, butterflies, Mega-Corporation, food, supply, control )

- 48 days ago -
Don't let Bayer and Monsanto join forces! Bayer the Bee-Slayer and Monsanto the butterfly-killer are trying to merge into one huge mega-corporation that controls even more of our food system. We have to stop the merger now!
UN General Assembly to Suspend Saudi Arabia From the UN Human Rights Council.
World  (tags: world, violence, society, politics, news, humans, HumanRights, freedoms, ethics, death, corruption, crime, conflict, United Nations General Assembly, Saudi Arabia, Human Rights, Council, Amnesty International, human rights, unlawful, attacks )

- 48 days ago -
Amnesty International is calling for Saudi Arabia to be stripped of its rights of membership in the Human Rights Council until it ends unlawful attacks by the military coalition it leads in Yemen
Stop the Rape and Torture of Women By Police
Society & Culture  (tags: mexico, harsher penalties, police, military personnel, torturing, raping, abuse, corruption, crime, humans, world )

- 48 days ago -
Goal: Implement harsher penalties for police and military personnel who torture and rape women.
Environment  (tags: solar tax, energy companies, profits, power, energy, world )

- 46 days ago -
Big energy companies see solar as a threat to their profits and their control of your power.
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