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Free The Five: Sign to Support Chinese Women Arrested for LGBT Activists
World  (tags: China, LGBT, Women's Right, Free the Five, Human Rights )

Kathryn
- 20 hours ago - go.allout.org
Incredible news. Five women arrested for being activists have been released. Let us keep showing support until charges are dropped.
Air Pollution Can Shrink Brain, Lead To Dementia
Health & Wellness  (tags: air pollution, health, brain, dementia )

Kathryn
- 1 day ago - ibtimes.com
The World Health Organization has noted fine particulate matter affects more people than any other pollutant, and exposure can lead to serious disease and death. The pollutants can contribute to narrowing of the arteries that supply blood to the brain.
Praise Zoo for Turning Animal Waste Into Energy ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: energy, animal waste, zoos )

Cher
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
The Detroit Zoo officials announced their plans to use a major byproduct of its animal occupants by turning it into renewable energy for their facilities. They are doing this by putting animal manure through a system called
End Nuclear Power Now, Says World Uranium Symposium
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, energy, environment, greenliving, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Uranium mining across the world should cease, nuclear power stations be closed and nuclear weapons be banned, according to a group of scientists, environmentalists and representatives of indigenous peoples.
TPP Not Good For American Workers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, ethics, government, TPP, TPP Trade Deal, workers, worker rights, labor, labor unions, women, men, globalization, economy, trade, trade agreement, trade agreements, foreign policy, foreign trade )

Val
- 12 hours ago - epi.org
Excellent article describing exactly how and why TPP is a bad thing and why you should care!
It Is Time To Scrap The Cap And Expand Social Security!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: social security, Bernie Sanders, scrap the cap, senior citizens )

Dandelion
- 12 hours ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
With the average Social Security benefit today being just $1,328 a month, and more than one-third of our senior citizens relying on Social Security for virtually all of their income, Governments job is to expand benefits, not cut them.
Stand With Elizabeth Warren and Sherrod Brown ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, TPP, dishonesty, obama, americans, fast track )

Nancy
- 10 hours ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
Tell President Obama to release the full text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Tell the Forest Service: Shut Down Nestle's Illegal Water Pumping in California
Environment  (tags: bad business, climate-change, water supply, Water Conservation, Water Sustainability, water rights, protection, politics )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - leftaction.com
While California is currently in the midst of the worst drought it has ever faced, the multi-national Nestle Corporation is pumping tens of millions of gallons of water a year - on a permit that expired in the 1980s. Why was this allowed to happen?
Safe OUR World! Stop the Destruction of the Amazon Rainforest
Environment  (tags: wildlife, Sustainabililty, nature, rainforest conservation, Rainforest Rescue, Habitat Destruction, globalwarming, ecosystems, climate-change )

Sabine
- 21 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Since 1978 over 750,000 square kilometers (289,000 square miles) of Amazon rainforest have been destroyed across Brazil, Peru, Colombia, Bolivia, Venezuela, Suriname, Guyana, and French Guiana. Why is Earth's largest rainforest being destroyed?
Rid Rio of Dead Fish Contamination Long-Term By Reducing Poverty For People of Favelas ! SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, pollution, protection, water )

Cher
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
President Rousseff needs to help the people and resolve poverty along with develop a long-term plan for water infrastructure for cleaner, more sanitary water without pollution and fish die-off
 
 
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