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! Vote for Audubon California's 2014 Bird of the Year !
Animals  (tags: Birds, conservation, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 130 days ago -
In an effort to raise awareness about bird conservation in California, Audubon California this year will again recognize its Bird of the Year. And while we selected the six finalists for the award, you the public will have the final say....
The 2014 Activists' Choice BENNY Awards *** Please VOTE ***
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, education, ethics, environment, family, humans, interesting, media, news, rights, society, world )

- 131 days ago -
Every year, Corporate Ethics International, on behalf of the Business Ethics Network, hosts the BENNY Awards to recognize and celebrate the tireless work of the activists fighting corporate abuse and changing corporate behavior. Our Awards Committee...
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, ethics, family, humans, rights, society, usa )

- 131 days ago -
The Walton family, who owns Walmart, is the richest family in America, with nearly $150 billion in wealth and as much money as 43% of America's families combined. But most Walmart workers make less than just $25,000 a year. Workers in more than 2,000...
Tanzanian Government Complicit in ELEPHANT POACHING ????
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, conservation, cruelty, environment, ethics, Elephant Poaching, investigation, killing, law, protection, wildlife )

- 130 days ago -
"The current situation for Tanzania's elephant population is dire in the extreme." So begins a new report, "Vanishing Point - Criminality, Corruption and the Devastation of Tanzania's Elephants," by the Environmental Investigation Agency. The report...
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 131 days ago -
We need you to tell the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management to stop a reckless oil and gas lease sale in the Arctic Ocean now, while the agency is accepting public comments. As a result of our recent litigation success, the government is reconsidering...
Meet 10 Species Newly Threatened With Extinction--and Two That Are Gone
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, conservation, endangered, environment, extinction, habitat, investigation, protection, sadness, wildlife )

- 130 days ago -
As the human population and its appetites grow, a third of the world's species are now imperiled....
NO SUPER TRAWLERS *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, environment, investigation, killing, protection, slaughter, whales )

- 133 days ago -
URGENT: Destructive super trawlers could be back in Australian waters by November. In 2012, together with our supporters, we stopped the Margiris super trawler from causing irreparable damage to our marine life and coastal fishing communities.....
Save the Yellow Billed Cuckoo *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, conservation, endangered, protection, wildlife )

- 138 days ago -
The western Yellow-billed Cuckoo was just listed as a threatened species, and now the government is deciding how much habitat to protect for the rapidly declining population. You can help ensure that this threatened species has the habitat it needs ...
Cowspiracy - the Sustainability Secret   video
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, conservation, cruelty, environment, humans, investigation )

- 139 days ago -
Cowspiracy is a groundbreaking feature-length environmental documentary following an intrepid filmmaker as he uncovers the most destructive industry facing the planet today - and investigates why the world's leading environmental organisations are ...
* Obama Arrives in China on Trip With Complex Agenda *
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: China, constitution, economy, GoodNews, government, news, obama, politics, usa )

- 140 days ago -
BEIJING -- President Obama arrived here on Monday morning for a three-day visit that will capture the complexities of the United States-China relationship: the tensions of a rising power confronting an established one, as well as the promise that...
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