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Florida Gov. Rakes in Campaign Cash From CEO Who Makes Millions Locking Up Immigrants
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, corruption, politics, usa, news )

- 6 days ago -
Rick Scott will headline a $10,000 per person fundraiser at a notorious private prison company's CEO's home.
Proposed Amendment to Ban Genetically Engineered Grass in US - Via GMO Free Connecticut
Environment  (tags: Environment, US, Connecticut, Genetic Engineering, Grass, Plants, Flowers, Pesticides, Health Risks, Habitat Destruction, Politics, Science, Law, Ethics )

- 133 days ago -
Support Senator Williams and HB 5330, a bill that would ban toxic chemical pesticides in parks, playgrounds, and municipal playing fields and recommend an amendment to HB5330 that would ban the sale or use of GE grass, perennials and annuals. US action.
Don't Let the Obama Administration Abandon Wolves - NRDC's Save BioGems (Global Petition)
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Gray Wolf, Wolves, US, Protection, Petition to sign )

- 130 days ago -
The US Fish and Wildlife Service's reckless plan to strip gray wolves of their federal protections across most of the Lower 48 States is not based on the "best available science". Tell the Fish and Wildlife Service to abandon its plan and save the wolf.
Victory - China Southern Airlines Ends Shipments of Primates to Labs - PETA
Animals  (tags: Animals, Wild Animals, Monkeys, Laboratory Experiments, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Killing, Protection, PETA, Petition to sign )

- 128 days ago -
With this policy change it leaves Air France as the only airline left in the world that is willing to ship monkeys for use in cruel laboratory experiments. Article about the successful PETA campaign and also a Global Petition to Air France to end this.
Save Lady Bugs From Genetically Modified Crops - Animal Petitions (Global Petition)
Animals  (tags: Animals, Insects, Lady Bugs, GMO Crops, Farming, Eco-system, Environment, Extinction, Wildlife, Petition to sign )

- 127 days ago -
Lady Bugs play an integral role in organic gardening and farming by eliminating many agricultural pests, including aphides and mites, without posing a risk to human health. Monsanto's herbicide RoundUp, along with Bt toxins are lethal to lady bugs.
Urge Egypt to Stop Cruel Cull of Dogs - PETA Asia Pacific (Global Petition)
Animals  (tags: Animals, Dogs, Egypt, Animal Cruely, Suffering, Killing, Protection, Law, Animal Welfare, PETA, Petition to sign )

- 124 days ago -
Many Egyptian cities use cruel killing methods, including shooting and poisoning, to control the stray dog population. Sign to stop dogs suffering this way and to introduce sterilization laws for all owned animals and to urge the use of rescue shelters.
Stop Vivisection on Research Animals in US - Via Force Change (Global Petition)
Animals  (tags: Animals, US, Vivisection Industry, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Killing, Sadness, Ethics, Petition to sign )

- 124 days ago -
Vivisection is the cruel practice of cutting into or using invasive techniques on LIVE animals in Universities, hospitals, research institutes and independent laboratories. The US spends approximately $18 billion per year on cruel animal experiments.
Support Legislation to End Cosmetics Testing on Animals in US - The Humane Society of the United States
Animals  (tags: US, Animals, Cosmetic Testing, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Killing, Animal Welfare Law )

- 125 days ago -
H.R. 4148 prohibits animal testing for cosmetics manufactured or sold in the US, ending painful cruel tests that rabbits, mice, rats and guinea pigs endure. Send the template letter via the link. US action.
Back the Bill to Ban Cosmetics Tests on Animals in the US - Animal Defenders International
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Animals, Cosmetic Testing, Animal Cruelty, US, Congress, Protection, Animal Welfare, Law )

- 126 days ago -
ADI is delighted to support the Humane Cosmetics Act H.R. 4148. Congressman Jim Moran said it would "bring the United States into the 21st century and save countless animals from unnecessary cosmetics testing." Send template letter to Congress. US action.
Ban Lion Trophy Imports Into the EU - Avaaz (Global Petition)
Animals  (tags: Animals, Wild Animals, Lions, Hunting, Animal Cruelty, Killing, Petition to sign )

- 124 days ago -
Sign to urge the European Commission to place a complete ban on the import of Lion (canned or wild) and of all other wild animal body parts as trophies into EU Member States. Stop the canned hunting industry and horrendous trophy hunting leisure activity.
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