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No Need to Stare! Owl Can Barely Hide Its Excitement as It Hunts for Prey
Offbeat  (tags: Owl, bird, prey, stares, hunts )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
With its big, piercing yellow eyes, this owl can barely hide its excitement as it hunts for food from a tree branch.
Haunted By Student Debt to the Grave
Health & Wellness  (tags: social security, educational loans, garnished, student loans, senior citizens, forgive student loans for those on socia )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - ourfuture.org
Close to 200,000 on Social Security are having their Social Security checks garnished by student debt creditors. Leaving some Seniors with only $750 a month to live on. It is time to forgive educational loans for people on Social Security.
Stop TISA The Secret Trade Agreement - Petition
Business  (tags: TISA, petition, Trade In Services Agreement, 50 Countries, urgent, Corporation to run the world )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
TISA the Trade in Services Agreement has far reaching consequences. Insiders say it will push the privatisation of our water, electricity and health systems, and put data protection at risk.
Ban The Box - Petition
Business  (tags: job applications, ban the box, former inmates, debt to society, recidivism )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - action.aclu.org
According to the Department of Justice, more than 650,000 people are released from prison every year and one key element the DOJ identified to reducing recidivism rates is helping them find a job.
Ask President Obama to Stand Up for Tibet at the Upcoming Summit With Chinese President Xi Jinping
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Tibet - Chinese Oppression, humanrights, freedoms, Chinese occupation, release of arrested monks, ethics, conflict, violence, terrorism, obama )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - action.savetibet.org
Add your voice! - Chinese President Xi Jinping will be travelling to the United States in late September. Please urge President Obama to raise the following three issues with President Xi Jinping when they meet:
Tell Congress: Pass the Low Income Solar Act of 2015.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: available Technology, clean energy, low income, Climate Change, politics, americans, Sustainabililty )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
If powering our homes and businesses with solar energy is going to be a major solution to climate change, it canâEUR(TM)t be an option that's only available to some. That's why the bill that Sen. Bernie Sanders has just introduced - the Low Income Solar Act...
Please Reverse Decision to Allow Neonicotinoid Use This Autumn and Help Save the Bees
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Frans
- 2 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
Bees are fighting for survival, threatened by disease, climate change and pesticides including neonicotinoids. Neonicotinoids have been shown to cause harm to bees, so their use as a seed treatment is currently banned in Europe.....
Monsanto Stop Charging Indian Farmers Crippling Royalties on Seeds - Petition
World  (tags: India, Monsanto, debt bondage, seeds, royalties )

Dandelion
- 4 days ago - action.sumofus.org
For generations farmers have saved seeds from year to year but the company has now made that illegal. Monsanto is sowing the seeds of debt bondage by charging outrageous annual royalties to keep using their seeds. Farmers are saddled with crippling debt.
 
 
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