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I WANT PLASTIC OFF MY FACE! (and Out of Our Waterways)
Environment  (tags: water, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 42 days ago -
BEAT THE MICRO BEAD is a Campaign To Stop The Flow of Plastic Micro-beads Used in Personal Care Products From Drain To Ocean Take action now to help keep plastic microbeads out of our personal care products (facial scrubs and even toothpaste)...
Thank You, Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change )

- 49 days ago -
Sign a thank you card to Neil deGrasse Tyson from the Forecast the Facts community. He stood up for climate truth -- so for every 1,000 signatures, we'll send a Cosmos DVD set to science students in underserved communities.
ACTION: No Country With Anti-Gay Laws Should Host the Olympics Ever Again.
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, activists, gayrights )

- 158 days ago -
We've got two days to change the Olympics forever. The next Olympic Games could be awarded to a country with anti-gay laws just like Russia's, where lesbian, gay, bi and trans people have been attacked on the streets and arrested.Send a message NOW
The Real Cost of Shark Fin Soup
Animals  (tags: cruelty, killing, suffering )

- 191 days ago -
Shark fin soup comes with a price ~ the brutal slaughter of hundreds of thousands of dolphins used by fishermen as shark bait.
Stop Selling Trips to SeaWorld Sir Richard Branson
Animals  (tags: wildlife, ethics, cruelty, animaladvocates )

- 193 days ago -
Companies like Virgin are offering trips to see captive whales and dolphins in places like SeaWorld, Aquatica and Discovery Cove in the US, and Atlantis in the United Arab Emirates. Wish you were here...? The orcas don't...
ACT RIGHT NOW to Save the North Atlantic Right Whale
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, endangered )

- 206 days ago -
Just two months ago, the US federal government heard you loud and clear and permanently extended the ship strike speed rule to protect North Atlantic right whales - but those very protections are now in jeopardy and we need your help once again!
Challenge Bali's Governor to Ban the Plastic Bags
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction )

- 224 days ago -
Two Balinese girls have set out to end the island's plastic pollution. If they gather a million signatures, the governor has promised to ban plastic bags. Together we can hold him to his word!
Two Wild Orcas Have Been Captured By Hunters, and Will Be Displayed at the Sochi Winter Olympics.
Animals  (tags: whales, cruelty, animalwelfare, abuse )

- 230 days ago -
The mammals, which can grow up to 22ft long and swim 100 miles a day, are set to be kept in a "small concrete tank" after a 4,614-mile flight from the far east of Russia. Animal experts say that transporting orcas causes them stress...
ACTION: Tell the President
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction )

- 237 days ago -
The Canadian government is putting considerable pressure on the U.S. to decide on the Keystone XL pipeline. Interfaith Power & Light needs your help immediately to stop the pipeline before it's too late
Denounce the Republican Rape Audit Bill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, freedoms, healthcare )

- 244 days ago -
These men think they can make health care decisions for women. Tell them they're wrong. House Republicans have gone too far: A panel of 12 men on the House Judiciary Committee actually held hearings on a bill that could allow the IRS to audit survivors
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