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Climate Change Adds Urgency To Push to Save WorldâEUR(TM)s Seeds
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, environment, protection, habitat )

Cal
- 7 days ago - e360.yale.edu
In the face of rising temperatures and worsening drought, the worldâEUR(TM)s repositories of agricultural seeds may hold the key to growing food under increasingly harsh conditions
What It's Like to Be in a Town Besieged By ISIS and the Syrian Regime
World  (tags: politics, Refugees&Relief, middle-east, war, violence, world, society )

Cal
- 7 days ago - vice.com
For years now, a humanitarian disaster has been playing out in Yarmouk, a neighborhood of Damascus, Syria, that historically served as a home to Palestinian refugees.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge AARP to Pull Cruel Elephant Ad!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, AARP AD, protection )

Cal
- 6 days ago - petalatino.com
In 2011, Animal Defenders International released eyewitness video footage that shows HTWT trainers using electric prods and bullhooks to hit and jab Tai and other elephants, making them scream in pain. A trainer is even seen jabbing a bullhook into the
TAKE ACTION NOW! BAN ELEPHANTS FROM CIRCUSES
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, elphants performing in circuses, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animaladvocates, animalrights )

Cal
- 6 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Trainers use bull hooks, electric prods and other painful tools of the trade during training to force baby elephants to perform. Once a baby elephant's spirit is broken, it will perform out of fear for the rest of its life.
Here Are 6 Things You Probably DidnâEUR(TM)t Know About Prince
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, music, Prince, obituary, society, sadness, news )

Cal
- 5 days ago - alternet.org
The many myths that made Prince so much more than merely a man.
There's No Reason Liberals and Conservatives Can't Work Together to Save the Environment
Environment  (tags: politics, environment, conservation, protection )

Cal
- 4 days ago - alternet.org
Today's Green movement can learn a lot from the bipartisan success of land conservation in America.
Scientists Just Discovered An Amazon Reef System in An Area Targeted for Oil Exploration
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, energy, protection, pollution )

Cal
- 5 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Scientists have discovered a previously unknown reef ecosystem at the mouth of the Amazon River, and theyâEUR(TM)re warning that plans to drill for oil nearby could put the reef at risk.
SIGN NOW! America's Drinking Water âEUR" Get the Lead Out!
Environment  (tags: water pollution, lead poisoning, Fling, activism, govenrment, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 3 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Lead pollution has fouled the water of too many American cities for far too long, exposing hundreds of thousands of Americans âEUR" many of them low-income and people of color âEUR" to needless health risks
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help End Bayer's Chemical Assault on Bees
Environment  (tags: bees, die-offs, pesticides, neonics, abuse, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, wildlife, humans )

Cal
- 4 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
America's bees are dying at some of the highest rates ever, struggling to survive a deluge of next-generation pesticides called "neonics" unleashed by multinational chemical giants like Monsanto, Syngenta and Bayer
SIGN NOW! Stop a Logging Assault on Canada's Boreal Forest
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, corproate greed, logging, world, protection, pollution, healthconditions, trees )

Cal
- 4 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Canadian logging companies are pushing a plan that could destroy some 3 million acres of pristine wilderness in Quebec's Broadback River valley, one of the largest and last remaining untouched stretches of the boreal forest. This reckless proposal could
 
 
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