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TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect America's Rainforest From Old-Growth Logging
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, Tongass, deforestation, rainforest, rainforest destruction, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation, humans, healthconditions, government, water, trees )

Cal
- 23 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
We have an opportunity to save the Tongass rainforest--but we need you to tell agency officials to end destructive industrial-scale old-growth logging on the Tongass much more quickly than the Forest Service's proposed 10- to 15-year timeline.
TAKE ACTION NOW! INDIA: Thank State for Protecting Camels - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animals, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, GoodNews )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - forcechange.com
Camels are a huge part of Indian culture and economy, from their use on farms and to carry cargo, to their prevalence in stories and festivals.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Build a Memorial to Honor the Workers Who Lost Their Lives Building the Stadiums
World  (tags: world, politics, WORLD CUP, LIVES LOST, MEMORIAL, death, conflict, society )

Cal
- 23 hours ago - change.org
FIFA and the government need to remember that behind this massive event, there are families suffering for the lost of their loved ones
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Ocean Life From 1 Trillion Pieces of Plastic
Environment  (tags: pollution, oceans, politics, wildlife, world, environment, ecosystems, destruction, green, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
As Arctic ice melt accelerates due to climate change, more than one trillion pieces of plastic could be released into the ocean over the next decade--posing serious threats to sea life.
Two Hours After A Court Strikes Down Obamacare Subsidies, Another Appeals Court Upholds Them
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, obama, healthcare, obamacare, law, legal interpretations, usa, ethics, government )

Cal
- 9 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
both cases hinge upon a glorified typo in the Affordable Care Act. Obamacare gives states the option to run a health insurance exchange selling coverage to their residents, or they may elect to have the federal government run this exchange
Vladimir Putin's Awkward, Hypocritical Relationship With Separatists
World  (tags: Putin, hypocrisy, diplomacy, morality, ethics, brinksmanship, world, russia, Ukraine, MH17 )

Cal
- 10 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
As Russia continues to pump guns and fighters into a conflict that is destabilizing not only Ukraine, but now all of Europe as well, Putin's government hardly has the ability to claim the moral high ground.
Tobacco - Zimbabwe's Forests Are Going Up in Smoke
Environment  (tags: economic boom, deforestation, overdevelopment, tobacco, poverty vs. progressdevastation of the l, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, world, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat, energy )

Cal
- 12 hours ago - theecologist.org
In Zimbabwe, 15 % of its natural forest has been burnt down as farmers free more land to plant tobacco. On current trends, the country will be a desert in just 35 years from now.
GOOD NEWS! Rare Bird Paradise Protected in War-Torn Colombian Mountain Range
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, ecosystems, green, government, GoodNews, world, wildlife, protection, humans, habitat )

Cal
- 12 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
A coalition of conservation groups have established a new protected area in one of Latin America's most neglected ecosystems: the Colombian-side of the Serranía de Perijá mountain range
7 Things the World's Happiest People Do Every Day
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - theweek.com
Make time with friends mandatory
MH17 Crash: Did Russia Pull the Trigger? Ukraine Says Yes
World  (tags: MH17, tragedy, responsibility, russia, Ukraine, separatists, world, politicsdeath, media )

Cal
- 13 hours ago - cnn.com
Did a Russian fire the missile that downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17? That depends on who you ask.
 
 
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