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Regretting Motherhood
Society & Culture  (tags: Motherhood, regretting, Germany, regret, not, having child )

- 27 days ago -
Is it possible to regret becoming a mother? The question first posed by an Israeli researcher has stirred a debate in Germany like in no other country, shattering a long-held taboo.
Tell MetLife: Support Chimps in Liberia, Stop Funding NYBC PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection )

- 38 days ago -
MetLife is a billion dollar global company that has given hundreds of thousands of dollars in funding to the New York Blood Center (NYBC), which abandoned over 60 chimpanzees in Liberia after using them in experiments for decades. NYBC infected these
Senate Considers Energy Security Bill (With Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act Language) PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 38 days ago -
Tell your U.S. Senators to reject a House Amendment to an energy bill that would cause irreparable harm to animals and the environment.
Selous: Tanzania's Largest Wilderness in Danger PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 38 days ago -
Together we can save Selous from industrial scale threats such as wildlife crime and other harmful actions. Email the Tanzanian president to show your support.
Save Solar Choice in Maine PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, energy, environment, protection )

- 39 days ago -
Maine risks losing the most critical rooftop solar policy in the nation. Retail net metering allows Mainers to have choice and control over their electricity bills. It provides for a fair accounting of solar energy production. This policy has driven
Ask Your Candidates to Stand Up for the Reef PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 38 days ago -
We desperately need our politicians to act if we are to stop the damage from spreading and give the Reef a chance to recover.
Protect Silky Sharks From Longline Fishing PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 38 days ago -
The silky shark (Carcharhinus falciformis) is one of the three most common pelagic sharks in the world. Getting its name from its smooth skin and slim body, the silky shark is an important apex predator that helps maintain the health and productivity
Canada : Tell Your MP to Stop Animal Cruelty PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, protection, law )

- 38 days ago -
Every day, animal cruelty in Canada goes unpunished. Only one quarter of one percent of complaints actually result in convictions
Tell the Department of Defense: Stop Killing Animals! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection )

- 38 days ago -
Pigs and goats need your help.
Last Chance to Save the Ekuri People's Rainforest in Nigeria! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, forests )

- 38 days ago -
Spectacular trees reach for the sky in one of the last rainforests in densely-populated Nigeria. The forest habitat of chimpanzees and forest elephants and home to the indigenous Ekuri is about to be destroyed for a superhighway to nowhere.
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