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Blame Game: Karl Rove Covered Up Discovery of Chemical Weapons in Iraq
Offbeat  (tags: WMD, Iraqq, Politics, Pentagon, USA )

Ray
- 5 hours ago - rt.com
Karl Rove, a powerful senior advisor to President George W. Bush, is to blame for covering up the discovery of nearly 5,000 chemical munitions in Iraq, Republican insiders told the Daily Beast.
British Big Pharma Warns Ebola Vaccine Will Come 'Too Late' to Halt Spread
Offbeat  (tags: Drugs, Medicine, Military, Politics, UK, UN )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
One of the world's biggest pharmaceutical companies says a vaccine to tackle Ebola will "come too late" to curb the current epidemic, as the UK and other European countries begin screening passengers for the virus at international airports.
Ships Agree To Go Slow In Bid To Save Whales
Animals  (tags: whales. ships, sharing the ocean, good news! )

Stephen
- 1 day ago - news.sky.com
Environmentalists say a pilot programme in one of America's most precious natural locations could save the lives of endangered whales for generations to come.
Internet Trolls Face Up to Two Years in Jail Under New Laws
Offbeat  (tags: Law, Trolls, Internet, Politics, UK )

Ray
- 2 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Internet trolls could face up to two years in jail under new laws, Justice Secretary Chris Grayling has said.
Elephant to Splatter 400 Pound Pumpkin at Denver Zoo
Animals  (tags: elephant, exhibition, Zoo )

Stephen
- 1 day ago - 9news.com
DENVER - An Asian elephant will crush a massive pumpkin Saturday morning as a part of Denver Zoo's "Squish the Squash" Demo. ~Wonder what the elephant thinks about the ordeal?
Ebola: Is Bushmeat Behind the Outbreak?
Offbeat  (tags: Meat, Animals, Bats, Ebola, Health )

Ray
- 2 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Bushmeat is believed to be the origin of the current Ebola outbreak. The first victim's family hunted bats, which carry the virus. Could the practice of eating bushmeat, which is popular across Africa, be responsible for the current crisis?
SIGN AGAINST UNSPEAKABLE TORTURE! End the Barbaric Practice of Burning Live Bulls In Spain!
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Animal Torture, Bulls, Bull Festivals, Spanish Bull Festivals, Toro Jubilo, Demand An End To Bull Burning, Ban the Toro Jubilo Festival, ACTION! )

Michelle
- 4 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Each November the Toro Jubilo "festival" of Soria Spain burns bulls to death. During the event live bulls are tied to posts or set loose to run through the streets affixed with balls of flammable tar. Residents believe eating their flesh will bring power.
Coca-Cola Company/STOP PLASTICS - To Sign Please
Animals  (tags: Coca cola, plastic rings, sea life, harmful, petition )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - change.org
Stop making the 6 ring plastic holder. It's bad for the enviroment and especally the ocean and the animals that live in it. Thousands die because of this plastic. They become intangled or choke on it.
Stop Promoting Child Sex Trafficking
World  (tags: humanrights, ACTION PLEASE, stop promoting child sex trafficking )

Rose
- 17 hours ago - forcechange.com
t: Backpage.com Goal: Protect underage girls from being trafficked online for sex
 
 
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