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TAKE ACTION NOW! Expand Overcrowded Animal Shelter
Animals  (tags: protection, rescued, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, humans )

Cal
- 3 days ago - forcechange.com
An animal shelter in Kenansville, North Carolina, is being forced to euthanize animals that arrive at the shelter if they are not adopted within 72 hours due to the lack of available space in the shelter.
All Over the World, Renewables Are Beating Nuclear
Green Lifestyle  (tags: alternative energy sources, solar power, wind power, thermal energy, energy, eco-friendly, environment, greenproducts, green )

Cal
- 3 days ago - theecologist.org
As flagship nuclear projects run into long delays and huge cost overruns, solar and wind power are falling in price
Impacts of Deforestation on Amazonian River Ecosystems Could Be Far-Reaching
Environment  (tags: agriculture, deforestation, AMazon, rainforest destruction, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, protection, politics, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 3 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Vast areas of the Amazon forest are being destroyed for agricultural uses, mainly industrial-scale soybean crops, and turned into pasture land for livestock
Enough for An Elephant: Why Are Cameroon's Elephants Raiding Fields?
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, elephants and people, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 3 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Every time the dry season sets in, about half of the park's 496 African elephants (Loxodonta africana) break out to search for food. Many of them come into conflict with people.
Laws of Men: For Women in South Africa, HIV Stigma Still Runs Strong
World  (tags: women's rights, South AFrica, world, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', society, news )

Cal
- 3 days ago - globalpost.com
Discrimination based on HIV status persists though it's barred by the constitution. And women face a disproportionately large array of consequences.
RFK, Jr. and Josh Fox Chime in on New York Fracking Ban Victory
Environment  (tags: NY ban on fracking, government, frakcing, frack is whack, ecosystems, environment, conservation, GoodNews, green, politics, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Watch as Kennedy talks about the historical significance of this decision and how it's "the first time in a decade that in a meaningful way a national political leader has stood up to the power of Big Oil."
Obama Says Sony Should Not Have Pulled Film Over Threats
Society & Culture  (tags: law, government, ethics, culture, americans, politics, world, society, safety, rights, freedoms, violence, movies )

Cal
- 2 days ago - npr.org
President Obama called Sony's decision to pull its film The Interview, following threats to movie theaters, a "mistake."
Puerto Rico's Only Native Toad Bounces Back From Edge of Extinction
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, goodnews, endangered )

Cal
- 2 days ago - news.mongabay.com
its population declined by more than 80 percent leaving behind just some 200 individuals in the wild. Since 1992, they have successfully bred in captivity and re-introduced to the wild more than 300,000 of these threatened toads.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Kroger: Don't Put Our Families at Risk, Keep Toxic Chemicals Out of Your Products.
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, product safety )

Cal
- 2 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Kroger is reportedly selling over 150 products with hazardous chemicals harmful to children from tableware with formaldehyde to parabens in skin care products to phthalates in childrenâEUR(TM)s clothing.
 
 
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