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Petition - Reduce Pollution on Kenyan Flower Farms
Business  (tags: kenya, flower farming, pesticide usage, dangerous problems, pollution, lakes, water contamination, prevention of further pollution, Sustainable Development, Corporate Responsibility, environmental protection, Ethical Business )

- 4 hours ago -
Help small flower farms adopt sustainable practices to reduce lake pollution. Kenyan flower farms are creating dangerous pollution. A quarter of Kenya's gross domestic product stems from its small flower farms, making the country the fourth largest...
Petition - FDA: Raise Legal Standards for Pet Food
Animals  (tags: animal food products, safety for animals, stronger controls, legal standards, ingredients, needless suffering, Health issues, prevention of mistreatment, Prevention of Cruelty, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection laws )

- 4 hours ago -
Demand the FDA raise their legal standards for pet foods. Smuckers has been forced to recall their dog food brands after Gravy Train was discovered to contain the euthanasia drug pentobarbital. The investigation came about after a dog named Talula...
Petition - Punish Man Who Allegedly Punched His Girlfriend's Dog
Animals  (tags: animal abuse, beaten dog, needless suffering, horrific injuries, accaountability, justice for animals, maximum penalties, animal rights, animal welfare laws, Prevention of Cruelty, stronger protection )

- 5 hours ago -
Demand that the man who allegedly punched his girlfriend's dog, leading to possible neurological injuries, receive the maximum penalty by law. A dog was allegedly punched and beaten in a shocking case of animal cruelty.
Petition - Justice for 123 Mistreated Animals
Animals  (tags: barbaric animal cruelty, dog kennels, deplorable living conditions, rescued animals, accountability, justice for animals, ban of animal handling, needless suffering, prevention of further mistreatment, Prevention of Cruelty, animal welfare laws )

- 5 hours ago -
Demand justice for 123 animals living in deplorable conditions. On February 16, investigators stormed into dog trainer Marjorie Satterfield's home in Siatook, Oklahoma to find 123 animals reportedly living in deplorable conditions.
Petition - Justice for Dog With Neck Slit With a Butcher Knife
Animals  (tags: barbaric dog cruelty, huge suffering, investigations, accountability, animal rights, justice for animals, maximum penalties, prevention of further mistreatment, animal welfare laws, stronger protection )

- 5 hours ago -
When social media images began circulating of a dog with a gruesome, deep gash in his throat, horrified viewers feared for his life and wondered how this grave injury could have happened. The dog, Brutus, was finally located, and the horrifying truth...
Please Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood...   video
Offbeat  (tags: Who can live without music...? )

- 2 hours ago -
I'm just a soul who's intentions are good...
MomsRising.Org | Can FMLA Be Improved? You Bet Jurassican! Please Sign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: FMLA, congress, Americans, Republicans, family )

- 21 hours ago -
Our UNPAID national family and medical leave laws are stuck in 1993 and haven't evolved to meet the needs of contemporary working
Petition - Ban Harmful Herbicide That Devastates Plant Life
Environment  (tags: harmful chemicals, Herbicides, prevention of further pollution, environmental damages, flora and fauna, hazardous substances, stronger protection laws, Sustainable Development, Food Safety, Agricultural Revolution, responsibilities, Organic Standards )

- 7 hours ago -
Prevent herbicide from renewing registration in November 2018. Monsanto created dicamba, an herbicide created to monopolize the soybean and cotton seed industry. Farmers in Arkansas were in an uproar as millions of crops and non-crops like trees...
Petition - Success: China's Ban on Foreign Waste Could Reduce Ocean Plastic Pollution
Offbeat  (tags: china, Plastic Waste, banned, ocean pollution, prevention, environmental protection, changing attitudes )

- 44 minutes ago -
Applaud China for refusing to process world's garbage, opening up reforms for global waste recycling. China has recently banned 24 types of foreign waste imports, including electronic waste, unsorted papers, and household plastic waste, which could...
Petition - Demand Community Home Stop Using Glue Traps
Animals  (tags: glue traps, barbaric animal cruelty, needless suffering, overpopulation, alternative methods, animal welfare laws, animal rights, Prevention of Cruelty, stronger protection, inhumane methods )

- 7 hours ago -
Stop the Verland Foundation from using glue traps. The Verland Foundation, an organization that assists individuals with disabilities, has allegedly been using glue traps as a means of rodent population control. Glue traps are incredibly cruel and...
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