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No More Dead Tiger Mascots
Animals  (tags: Tigers, captive, AnimalWelfare, abused, animalcruelty, animalrights, ethics )

- 16 hours ago -
Mike the tiger just died of cancer. He was held captive by Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Mike has actually been a series of six miserable caged tigers, with each successive Mike being replaced once he dies. Let's end the abuse!
Americas Gray Ghosts ~ Kootenai Tribe Works to Revive the Disappearing Species
Animals  (tags: Selkirk caribou, Kootenai Tribe, Idaho panhandle, protection, endangered, extinction, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare )

- 22 hours ago -
Selkirk mountain caribou numbers have plummeted from 46 in 2008 to just a dozen at last count in February 2016. Last year the Kootenai Tribe began leading efforts to devise a plan to save the Selkirk caribou from extinction.
âEUR~Right-to-WorkâEUR(TM) Is Hot Election Issue Between Unions, Business in Va.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, economy )

- 10 days ago -
The senior executive from the nationâEUR(TM)s largest labor group walked door-to-door through a middle-class neighborhood in Northern Virginia carrying a twin message for union households.
Leonardo DiCaprio: New Documentary "THE IVORY GAME" - Please SIGN & SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: elephants, ivory trade, poachers killed, Leonardo DiCaprio, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter )

- 4 days ago -
PLEASE SIGN UP TO JOIN THE FIGHT AND PROTECT AN ESSENTIAL SPECIES FROM EXTINCTION - Wildlife activists in take on poachers in an effort to end illegal ivory trade in Africa.
Heroic Park Ranger Murdered While Protecting Endangered Gorillas âEUR" Demand Justice
Animals  (tags: park ranger murdered, Protecting Endangered Species, demand justice, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animals, environment, conservation, crime, protection, wildlife )

- 4 days ago -
Goal: Investigate the death of conservation ranger who was protecting endangered GrauerâEUR(TM)s gorillas.
Dan Akee, Sr. ~ Code Talker Walks on at 96
World  (tags: Dan Akee, Sr., Navajo, Code Talker, Hero )

- 5 days ago -
A Navajo Code Talker who recently moved back into the Arizona home he built 60 years ago after the community renovated it died Friday, Navajo Nation officials said. He was 96.
The National Park Service (NPS) Proposed Rule: Special Regulations: Cape Hatteras National Seashore Off-Road Vehicle Management
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Cape Hatteras, off-road vehicles, ecosystem, endangered, habitat, environment, protection )

- 8 days ago -
Protections for sea turtles & shorebirds at Cape Hatteras National Seashore are in jeopardy. In late August, a vehicle crushed an endangered green sea turtle nesting at Cape Hatteras. Your voice is critical to ensure we keep current protections in place.
Recap: This Week In The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Litigation
Society & Culture  (tags: Standing Rock Sioux, Dakota Access Pipeline )

- 11 days ago -
This past week saw several developments in the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's legal fight to protect its drinking water, sacred history and children's future from the Dakota Access oil pipeline.
Congress Continues Its Quiet Attack on Wolves
Animals  (tags: wolves, protection, AnimalWelfare, endangered, slaughter, animalrights, animaladvocates )

- 11 days ago -
Earthjustice continues the fight in the courtroom on behalf of wolves, & you can help give this incredible species the chance it deserves by urging President Obama to reject any legislation that includes deadly provisions for wolves.
Amnesty International to Morton County Sheriff: Investigate Use of Force Against Protectors at DAPL
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, corruption, crime, culture, ethics, rights )

- 14 days ago -
A dog lunges at water protectors on September 3. Amnesty International USA has written to Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeie to call for an investigation into the use of force.
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