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Expel Student Who Killed Bobcat to Show School Spirit
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, crime, cruelty, ethics, protection, sadness, wildlife, animalrights, investigation )

- 16 days ago -
How sad that things like this happen. What are we teaching our children? This was done by a High School kid, for crying out loud. That kid for sure needs help too. We need better, harsher laws but also a better education for parents and children alike
Welcome To The Koch Congress: Giving Credit For The Democratic Disaster
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Citizens United, gerrymandering, voter id laws, corruption, elections, freedoms, propaganda, republicans )

- 16 days ago -
Let's start giving credit where it's due-- on why the 2014 elections went the way they did-- so very, very badly for the Democrats. The Koch brothers, Adelson, the Waltons-- a handful of other billionaires-- they bought this contemptible election.
Canine Distemper Could Wipe Out Siberian Tigers
Animals  (tags: animals, conservation, dogs, endangered, environment, extinction, wildlife, wildanimals, tigers )

- 16 days ago -
The endangered tigers could lost half their population to the disease.
The Week in Wildlife - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: animals, interesting, off-beat, world, wildlife, photos )

- 23 days ago -
This week's best images from the natural world include a death's head hawk moth and a grizzly bear scrumping apples.
Save Sperm Whales & Sea Turtles From the Secret Drift Net Massacre Off Our California Coast
Animals  (tags: whales, sea turtles, sharks, sea lions, ocean, abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, cruelty, conservation, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, society )

- 21 days ago -
Take Action! Tell the Pacific Fisheries Management Council that you care about endangered sperm whales and sea turtles. Ask them to take action to close this deadly drift net fishery once and for all.
Stop Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing and Seafood Fraud - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: oceana, unregulated fishing )

- 22 days ago -
A recent report by Oceana found that 30 percent of tested shrimp products in the United States were misrepresented. Different species have different environmental and health implications, and misrepresenting such information leaves consumers in the dark a
Tens of Thousands Protest the Disapearance of 43 Missing Students
World  (tags: Mexico, Normalistas, 43 Students, Disappeared, Mass Protests, Cartel Violence, Government Reaction, Mass Grave, Outrage )

- 44 days ago -
"Authorities in Mexico have not yet released more information regarding the clandestine graves that were discovered in Iguala stating they will wait for DNA testing before making any announcements whether or not the remains found in the mass graves..."
Life Expectancy in the United States Reaches All-Time High
Health & Wellness  (tags: Life Expectancy, US, CDC, Centers For Disease Control, Record High )

- 44 days ago -
"Life expectancy in the United States is at an all-time high of 78 years and 9 ½ months, according to a report released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "
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