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Invasion of Poisonous Asian Toad in Madagascar Is a Greater Threat to Biodiversity Than Previously Thought
Animals  (tags: invasive species, toads, biodiversity, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildanimals, protection, wildlife )

- 52 days ago -
Invasive species are among the greatest threats to the worldâEUR(TM)s biodiversity, and amphibians rank among the most devastating vertebrate invaders.
Environment  (tags: neonicotinoics, Bayer, bees, die-offs, pollution, environment, conservation, ecosystems, government, green )

- 52 days ago -
Our nationâEUR(TM)s number-one food security guard, the honeybee, is dying by the thousands at least in part due to their exposure to harmful pesticides called neonicotinoids. The German chemical giant Bayer is one of the biggest producers of these chemicals
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Wildlife and Biodiversity From Destructive Dams
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, damming of rivers, Aazon, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, nature, government )

- 52 days ago -
Wildlife and plant species are in danger from the damaging effects of hydropower dams. When water is dammed in such rich natural areas, floods occur and destroy unique vegetation and wildlife.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Supporting Alleged Alligator-Torturing Company
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, humans, animalcruelty )

- 52 days ago -
Stop the purchasing of alligator hide from business accused of animal cruelty.
Canada's National Aboriginal Day Has Potential to Change the Conversation and the Government
World  (tags: world, politics, indigneous rights, Canada, FirstNations )

- 52 days ago -
For nearly two decades, Canadians have celebrated June 21 to honor the Inuit, First Nations and Métis people.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell President Obama: Protect Blue Whales
Animals  (tags: whales, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, humans, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, death, animalrights, animalcruelty )

- 52 days ago -
Between 1988 and 2012, an estimated 100 blue whales were struck and killed by large cargo ships.Send a message to President Obama to get them the protection they must have to survive before we risk losing any more.
TAKE ACTION NOW! CVIS CORP: Your Krill Oil Marketing Is Threatening the Survival of Antarctic Marine Life
Animals  (tags: environment, corporate, dishonesty, business, CVS, abuse, whales, protection, animals, animalwelfare )

- 52 days ago -
CVS is supporting the plunder of Antarctica and one of the last unspoiled oceans on the planet. A new SumOfUs report shows that krill numbers are crashing, endangering the survival of hundreds of marine creatures like whales, penguins and seals.
Stormcloudsgathering: The Greek Crisis - What You're Not Being Told   video
Business  (tags: Greek crisis, money, marketing, politics, economy, banks, debt, public debt, Euro, euro zone, IMF, ECB )

- 53 days ago -
There are several important variables to the Greek debt crisis that most people aren't talking about. Approx 90% of the money from these loans issued by the IMF and the ECB was used to bail out private banks. The Greek debt is not sustainable
The Debt Crisis Is Destroying Greece's Fledgling Startup Industry
Business  (tags: business, world, Greece, start ups, money )

- 52 days ago -
GreeceâEUR(TM)s bank closures and cash restrictions are hurting locally and internationally, and many are concerned about whatâEUR(TM)s to come after SundayâEUR(TM)s massive public rejection of an economic bailout deal.
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