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How Many Care2 Profiles Does One Person Need? ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Care2, abuse, society, ethics, humans, freedoms, rights, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Some of us on Care2 Have begun to wonder just exactly how many profiles one person needs or should have. There are a few members who have multiple profiles and do not appear to be using them for the benefit of others.
Why Are GOP Presidential Hopefuls Still Buying Dick Cheney's Biggest Lie?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Bush Administration, Iraq, dishonesty, lies, Dick Cheney, ethics, corruption, government, news, media, republicans, elections, candidates, cover-up, crime, war )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - rawstory.com
Reporters are perpetuating one of the greatest falsehoods in history. The real question should be: "Given what we knew then..." Bush hawks knew there was no good intelligence establishing that Saddam Hussein possessed weapons of mass destruction (WMDs).
TAKE ACTION NOW! End All Animal Testing in New Zealand
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, killing, ban animal testing, cruelty, animaladvocates, slaughter )

Cal
- 3 days ago - forcechange.com
New Zealand recently updated its Animal Welfare Amendment bill to say that animals are to be considered sentient beings. Prior to this, animals were often referred to as objects or things in the legal world.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Justice for Duncan, Forced to Eat Stones to Survive!
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, dogs, sadness, humans, protection )

Cal
- 3 days ago - t.co
The dog, dubbed Duncan by his rescuers, was rushed to the Jefferson Animal Hospital, where vets discovered that the pooch had eaten rocks to survive. His weight was a staggering 47 lbs âEUR" a dog his size and his bone structure should weigh at least 80 lbs
OP-ED: Accidents, Waste and Weapons: Nuclear Power Isn't Worth the Risks
Environment  (tags: nuclear power, nonukes, Hell No, we won't glow!, follies of nuclear power, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, nature, healthconditions, energy )

Cal
- 2 days ago - theecologist.org
The case for expanding nuclear energy is based on myths about its status, greenhouse gas emissions, proliferation, accidents, wastes and economics.
In Gabon, Ecotourism Vs. Elephant Poachers
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, ecotourism, poaching, anti-poaching efforts, world, wildlife, protection, animals )

Cal
- 3 days ago - worldcrunch.com
The stakes are high for the economy. The Gabonese authorities have high hopes for ecotourism in a country half the size of France, 88% of which is forested but with only 1.5 million inhabitants, including 700,000 in the capital, Libreville.
Shell Says Eff You to Seattle
Environment  (tags: New battle for Seattle, Shell, Go to Shell, actiivsm, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 3 days ago - grist.org
The oil giant is bringing its Arctic drilling rig to the famously green city despite heavy resistance, and Seattle is saying eff you right back.
Syria's First Responders Say They Need a No-Fly Zone, But No One Listens
World  (tags: world, violence, war, middle-east, Syria, Refugees&Relief, death, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', UnitedNations )

Cal
- 3 days ago - news.vice.com
For the second time in as many months, United Nations Security Council members have heard from Syrians working to save civilians from the government's exploding barrel bombs and alleged chlorine attacks, and again were asked to impose measures, includin
TAKE ACTION NOW! Support Indigenous Tribe Standing Up to Gas Pipeline
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, ACTIVISM )

Cal
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
A Canadian indigenous tribe turned down a $960 million bribe to allow the construction of a massive natural gas pipeline through their lands, as well as a processing facility. For the 3,600-member Lax KwâEUR(TM)alaams Band, this would have amounted to about $2
Japanese Aquariums' Link to the Dolphin Slaughter at Taiji
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, slaughter, TheCove, dolphins )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
A survey shows that half the dolphins in Japanese facilities are taken from the annual hunts at the cove.
 
 
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