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Captured and Enslaved: The Story Behind Lolita
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, ethics, habitat, law, protection, whales, wildlife, conservation )

- 40 days ago -
Lolita is a Orca, She is 20 feet long and weighs 7,000 pounds. At only 4 years old, she was torn away from her family and ocean home during the largest capture of wild orcas in history.
Celebrations as West Sussex Refuses Celtique Energie Drilling Application for Wisborough Green and Kirdford - Full Report
Society & Culture  (tags: climate, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, GoodNews, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, protection, research, Sustainabililty, world, wildlife, water, ethics, freedoms, GoodNews )

- 56 days ago -
Villagers from Wisborough and Green and Kirdford cheered as West Sussex County Council's planning committee voted unanimously to reject plans by Celtique Energie to drill for oil near their homes.
Tar Sands Oil Extraction - The Dirty Truth   video
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, climatechange, endangered, ecosystems, animals, healthconditions, water, government, destruction, energy )

- 70 days ago -
Suncor is spending millions on a high profile public relations blitz to convince Canadians it cares about the environment. But we know Suncor is lobbying to get exempted from new water regulations to protect one of Canada's most important rivers.
Don't Let Corporations Sue Governments
Offbeat  (tags: ethics, dishonesty, corruption, crime, abuse, americans, freedoms, government, law, politics, rights, society, safety, usa, world, culture, law, risks, warning, disease, prevention, protection, safety, society, business, GeneticEngineering, sustainable )

- 70 days ago -
The Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a secretive trade deal between the EU and the US. If it goes through, corporations would be able to sue governments for putting people over profit. Write in to a consultation set up by the EU now...
STOP the Cruel and Barbaric Practice With Dancing Bears ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: animals, DANCING BEARS, abused )

- 76 days ago -
To train the bear to dance,hot coals are placed under their feet and the muzzle pain is exacerbated as the trainer pulls on the rope forcing the cub to stand upright.Under their thick collars,cuts are made to inflict more pain, thus the bears' attention.
Submit Your Comments on the TTIP
Business  (tags: abuse, constitution, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, culture, dishonesty, law, news, politics, society, world, corporate, cover-up, labor, politics )

- 76 days ago -
The European Commission is seeking views from Europeans on the controversial investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) proposals in the Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnerhip or TTIP. ISDS would give corporations the power to sue our ...(continued)
Stop the Gun Lobby's Toxic Lead Bill ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, suffering )

- 78 days ago -
Take action below -- urge your senators to vote no on the cruel and misguided "Sportsmen's Bill."
Oil Palm Plantations Threaten Water Quality
Environment  (tags: Palm Oil/Water )

- 78 days ago -
Significantly eroded water quality now joins the list of risks associated with oil palm cultivation, according to new research co-authored by researchers from Stanford University and the University of Minnesota.
Endless Growth on a Finite Planet? Demand Economic Alternatives!
World  (tags: economics, ethics, government, humans, environment, growth, HumanRights, politics, world )

- 78 days ago -
Endless economic growth is not sustainable on a finite planet. This common sense argument is supported by strong scientific evidence. Major environmental problems that undermine human well-being âEUR" such as climate change, various types of pollution and
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