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Martin Shkreli, Turing Pharmaceuticals Boss, Backtracks On Plans To Offer Cheaper HIV Drug
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, treatment, prevention, medicine, illness, healthcare, health, disease, cancer, Martin Shkreli, Turing Pharmaceuticals Boss, HIV Drug, the most hated man in America )

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The CEO dubbed "the most hated man in America" has reneged on his promise to lower the cost of a life-saving drug used by AIDs and cancer sufferers.
PETITION - Pig Slaughter in Vietnam Festival
Animals  (tags: Pig Slaughter, Nem Thuong Pig Festival, tortured animals, Animal Cruelty, stressful treatment, suffering, ethics, killing, animalwelfare, protection )

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On the sixth day of the new lunar year, the Nem Thuong Festival takes place in the village of the same name in Vietnam's Bac Ninh province. The festival sees a stressed pig tied up and paraded around the village, to an accompaniment of horns and...
PETITION - Demand Climate Action in 2015
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, climate talks, global warming, Emissions Reduction, changing attitudes, responsibility, regulations, pollution control, Sustainabililty, renewable energy, clean air act, green lifestyle, stronger protection laws )

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We have reached a critical point in the climate crisis. December 2015 is the deadline for a new global climate treaty - one with the goal of action from every country to avoid catastrophic levels of global warming.
Great Moments in Wild Turkey Attacks - The Washington Post
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wild turkeys, conservation, protection, US Wildlife, Humour )

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The turkeys strike back! More than 7 million wild turkeys now roam the country, the result of an extraordinary conservation effort. But as I note , sometimes the turkeys wander into civilization with varying degrees of friendliness.
Net Migration to UK Hits Record 336,000
Offbeat  (tags: Office for National Statistics figures, Immigration., UK )

- 3 hours ago -
Estimated net migration to the UK has reached a record level of 336,000 in the year to June, Office for National Statistics figures have shown.
PETITION - Tell Anita Alvarez to Resign
Society & Culture  (tags: justice system, Police Violence-corruption, police shootings, killing innocent civilians, ethics, law, Equal rights, prostitution, safety, protection )

- 3 hours ago -
Chicago deserves better. Join us in demanding that State's Attorney Anita Alvarez resign and request a special prosecutor to take over the police killing of Laquan McDonald.
Pagans Hail the Final Full Moon Before the Winter Solstice | Daily Mail Online
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, pictures, news )

- 2 hours ago -
Final full moon before winter solstice.
MIT Develops New Technology That Shocks the Salt Out of Water
Science & Tech  (tags: shock electrodialysis, sodium particles, salt to fresh water, desalination, fracking )

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This process is said to be affordable and avoids some of the snags associated with other desalination methods, such as filters getting clogged and boiling water requiring too much energy.
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