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US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, Furies, Melissa Harris-Perry, Iowa, assault, Tyson, chicken, bodily functions, immigration, prison, privatization )

- 10 hours ago -
A post on TomCat's blog. A few happenings which seem to me to call for the intervention of the Greek Furies.
Here's Why You Should Never Ride An Elephant in Thailand | VICE News
Animals  (tags: Elephants, Thailand, animal abuse, tourism, torture, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, protection, ethics )

- 10 hours ago -
Animal exploitation at its worst. A dream vacation turned into a horrific nightmare when Scottish tourist Gareth Crowe was gored and trampled to death by an elephant he was riding in Thailand on Monday.
Protect Ontario's Drinking Water Sources PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, water, protection )

- 18 hours ago -
Our sources of drinking water all across Ontario could become contaminated by gravel pit operations, despite the creation of the Clean Water Act.
Save Our Forests PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
The government is planning a massive sell off of our national forests. They could be auctioned and fenced off, run down, logged or turned into golf courses and holiday villages.
Stop The Torture of Greyhounds in Spain PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, suffering )

- 22 hours ago -
In Spain, there is a widespread hunting tradition that involves torturing and killing approximately 60,000 Spanish Greyhounds (Galgos) a year.
South African Justice System: Help Put Dog Fighters Behind Bars in South Africa PETITION
Animals  (tags: dogs, cruelty, animals, suffering )

- 20 hours ago -
In SA we have just had a pathetic conviction of dog fighters who have been given a slap on the wrist and let free by magistrate annemarie elliott in east london south africa. We need to push for jail time for these disgusting humans who tie up a dog,
Save South Africa's Rhinos PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 20 hours ago -
The pro-trade lobby has tried to justify rhino horn trade in economic terms. These justifications are based on flawed & dangerous assumptions and often proposed by those with a vested financial interest in trade.
Save Animals By Banning All Fur Products PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, wildlife )

- 18 hours ago -
Ban the import and sale of all fur products, including faux fur.
Demand Trader JoeâEUR(TM)s Sell Only Cage-Free Eggs PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
Urge Trader JoeâEUR(TM)s to adopt a 100 percent cage-free policy for all eggs sold in their stores.
Urge BBC Program to Stop Selling Ivory PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
Discontinue selling ivory on the BBC network.
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