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Why Anyone in the South Would Continue to Vote Republican After Seeing This Map Defies Logic
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ignorance, republicans, oppression, depression, racism, dishonesty, corruption, bushadministration, abuse, bush, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, housing, healthcare, ethics, elections )

Jason
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
We all know that life is miserable under a republican, we hate you congress but all these people know is republican oppression and welfare!
The Kissimmee: A River Recurved
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, restoration )

Cal
- 2 days ago - npr.org
That billion-dollar restoration -- the world's largest -- is a few years from completion. And so far, it's bringing signs of new life, especially on a man-made canal that was dug through the heart of the river.
Could Iraq's Tribes Provide the Glue That Keeps the Country From Falling Apart?
World  (tags: world, politics, iraq, government, middle-east, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 2 days ago - csmonitor.com
Saddam Hussein tapped Iraq's tribes, which cross geographic and ethnic lines, to bolster his regime. Now some tribesmen are offering to help fend off the self-declared Islamic State.
The Whale Savers
Animals  (tags: protection, whales, goodnews, animals, animalrights, endangered, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 2 days ago - csmonitor.com
A decades-long quest to save the north Atlantic right whale is helping revive a species that is a bellwether of the health of the oceans.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Beautiful Lagoon From Development - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: )

Cal
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
The Indian River Lagoon, part of a riverfront conservation effort in Florida, is in threat of degradation by development.
Once a Sea - Now It's the Aral Desert
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, politics, weather, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, protection )

Cal
- 2 days ago - theecologist.org
The Aral Sea is a well known environmental disaster zone. But this year, it got a whole worse,
Climate Renews Famine Risk to Africa's Sahel
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, world, protection, ecosystems, destruction, environment, nature )

Cal
- 1 day ago - climatenewsnetwork.net
With population increasing and food demand far outstripping supply, the Sahel is vulnerable to a new humanitarian crisis − and researchers warn that rising temperatures will only make matters worse.
One Woman's Brilliant Idea That Could Wipe Out Shark Finning Forever
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, AnimalWelfare )

Cal
- 2 days ago - thedodo.com
Kathy Xu, founder of an organization called The Dorsal Effect, thinks she's found the perfect solution for shark finning fishermen living in some of the most remote and beautiful places on Earth.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Build Electrical Transmission Line Through Migrating Bird Habitat - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: wildlife, politics, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Stop plans to build a electrical transmission line through a natural landmark and crucial wildlife habitat
Palm Oil - the New Threat to the Amazon
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, deforestation, AMazon, Amazon Rain Forest )

Cal
- 1 day ago - theecologist.org
Despite Brazil having made great strides in reducing logging in the Amazon region, a US study says the country faces a renewed threat to its forests.
 
 
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