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Make Wind Energy a Win-Win for the Climate ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, energy, wind )

- 3 days ago -
We need some large scale wind projects to fight climate change, but those projects can have serious impacts on the land. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is studying where wind turbines might go and we need your help to tell them
Changing Times: Precious Sumatran Peat Forest Gets Landmark Protection
Environment  (tags: Good News, Sumatra, peat forest, Tripa, protection, orangutans, Indonesian Sustainable Ecosystem Foundat, Leuser Ecosystem )

- 3 days ago -
Environmentalists in Sumatra are celebrating a major step forward in their battle to save the Tripa peat forest, which is home to one of the highest densities of orangutans in the world, and is also vital for storing carbon
World's Fragmented Forests Are Deteriorating
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, overdevelopment, deforestation, agriculture encroachiing on forests, wildlife, world, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection, green )

- 3 days ago -
The world's forests are fragmented and deteriorating, states a new paper published in Science Advances.
Tell the US Government: The Only Way to Get Serious About Protecting the Butterflies Is to Go After Monsanto. (Please Sign)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: monsanto, butterflies, pesticides )

- 4 days ago -
The beautiful monarch butterfly, native to North America, is dying. Across the continent, monarchs have lost an alarming 90% of their population in just 20 years. Monsanto is starving these majestic butterflies to death. Demand a ban on the pesticides!
Growing Trees From Seeds: Which Seeds Work, and Which Won't
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, garden, green, healthy, interesting, Sustainabililty, trees, world )

- 10 days ago -
If there are any trees in your area, you may have noticed that a couple of major changes come over them at the end of summer and the beginning of autumn. Branches end up laden with fruit, nuts, seed pods, and cones in preparation for seeding the next...
Success: Elephants Will Soon No Longer Be Used in Popular Circus PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 16 days ago -
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & BaileyâEUR(TM)s Circus will soon no longer be using elephants to perform in their shows, though many animal rights advocates never thought the day would come. Instead, these animals will be retired within the next few years.
URGENT !!!!! PETITION: Stop Ag-Gag Now!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare )

- 16 days ago -
The Australian Senate is currently considering a bill that will PROTECT ANIMAL ABUSERS and shut down animal cruelty investigations
Turkish Men Wear Skirts in Protest to Sexual Violence
World  (tags: world, Turkey, Human Rights, sexual assault, rape culture, men women, violence, politics, freedoms, ethics, crime, news, society )

- 18 days ago -
Turkish men take to the streets & utilize social media, posting themselves wearing skirts to protest sexual violence and assault. Their protest is in response to the rhetoric of rape culture, which assumes that women provoke sexual assault by dressing...
Violations Continue Against Palestinian Women and Girls on International Womens Day
World  (tags: palestine, israel, Human Rights, CEDAW, abuse, gender-based violence, violence )

- 18 days ago -
Physical and verbal assault have proved frequent under the hands of Israeli state actors towards Palestinian women during arrest, interrogation, transfer, and detention in violation of international standards.
Bibi Fatigue: Israelis Are Sick of Netanyahu, But Can't Agree on His Replacement
World  (tags: Israel, elections, Netanyahu, middle-east, government, politics, freedoms, news, interesting, humans, society )

- 18 days ago -
âEURoeIsrael wants change" was the rallying cry at the demonstration in Tel Aviv this week, as an estimated 35,000 gathered to hear former Mossad chief Meir Dagan and other speakers make the case for getting rid of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
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