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Namibia: Conservationists Act on Mass Vulture Poisoning
Animals  (tags: wildlife, vultures, suffering, humans, ethics, extinction )

- 1739 days ago -
THE poisoning of hundreds of vultures last month in the Zambezi Region has prompted private and government conservationists to push through an urgent protocol in dealing with and avoiding such incidents in future.
Technology For Living At Home With Dignity In Old Life
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, health, Alzheimer's )

- 1740 days ago -
Three years ago, a more personal tragedy struck, when Mrs Farsund was diagnosed with Alzheimer's. Helge and Kari Farsund, who live in Oslo, Norway, have been a couple for 50 years. Mr Farsund worked as an engineer, while his wife was an intensive-care n
Zimbabwe; More Elephant Carcasses Found in Hwange
Animals  (tags: suffering, wildlife, elephants, cruelty, death )

- 1739 days ago -
More elephant carcasses have been found in the Hwange National Park following the poisoning of water wells by poachers, bringing the number of dead elephants to 69.
For Some Boston Marathon Bombing Victims, Charity Checks Bring Frustration
Health & Wellness  (tags: Boston marathon bombing, survivors, health, ethics, sadness, rights, safety, society, healthcare, medicine, treatment )

- 1740 days ago -
Months after the Boston Marathon bombing, J.P. Norden is still recovering from losing his leg, but he can't cash a $1.2 million check provided to survivors because he would lose his state health insurance for the poor.
Kenya: Covert Satellite Cams May Catch Animal Poachers in the Crosshairs
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, environment, endangered, extinction, conservation, suffering, wildlife )

- 1739 days ago -
High-tech cameras are being deployed behind bushes and tall grasses in Africa in an effort to curtail the illegal slaughter of rhinos,
Petition | The Standard Hotels and DuJour Media: Apologize for Using Violence Against Women to Sell Products. | Change.Org
Society & Culture  (tags: malegaze, rape, rapeculture, feminism, advertising, misogyny, privilege, maleprivilege, sexism, ads, media, imagesofwomen )

- 1740 days ago -
By using image of dead (or at the very least, unconscious) woman sprawled in an alley to advertise their hotel, The Standard is contributing to a culture of violence against women and trivializing something of vital importance: the experience of millions
Cancer Caused By Toxic Chemicals âEUR~Grossly UnderestimatedâEUR(TM) in U.S.
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, toxic substances control act )

- 1740 days ago -
There has been relatively little support in either the House or Senate for revamping the federal Toxic Substances Control Act, or TSCA, which for nearly 40 years has allowed industry to flood the marketplace with untested and noxious chemicals ...
Australia: The Koala's Cry for Help- Please Sign
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, extinction )

- 1738 days ago -
Every day enormous tree harvesters are cutting down around a thousand eucalyptus trees in Australia.please sign and share!
The Speech That Shocked Birmingham the Day After the Church Bombing
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, crime, culture, freedoms, humans, law, murder, sadness, safety, society, violence )

- 1740 days ago -
In the next few days, you are likely to be inundated with 50th anniversary reminiscences of the Birmingham church bombing of September 15, 1963, a blast that killed four young black children and intensified the struggle for civil rights in the South.
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