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Protect the Grand Canyon From Destructive Developments
Environment  (tags: Grand Canyon exploitation, conservation, protection, Sustainabililty, destructive development )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Most of us think that the Grand Canyon is sacred and outside the realm of destructive development. But that is not true. The New York Times spotlighted major developments that would devastate the canyon's wild nature, beauty, and overall health.
Urge the Government of Ecuador to Not Sell Off the Amazon Rainforest to China
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, rainforest protection, Amazon Rainforest, selling habitat out, habitat loss.climate-change, Sustainabililty, conservation, biodiversity hotspots )

Sabine
- 21 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ecuador is set to sell a third of its Amazon rainforest to Chinese oil companies - up to three million of the country's 8.1 million hectares, according to a report on Business Insider.com. Ecuador owes China more than $7 billion - more than a tenth of...
Save Lyng Easthaugh Lakes! Don't Build a Holiday Park on County Wildlife Site in Norfolk.
Environment  (tags: Environmental destruction, habitatdestruction, conservation, protection, Wildlife Refuge system, threatened and endangered species, nature, ecosystems )

Sabine
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Breckland District Council are considering an application to build a holiday park on a County Wildlife Site adjacent to the small hamlet of Lyng Easthaugh in Norfolk. The site was designated by Norfolk County Council in the 1980's and is home to many...
P Set To Pay Largest Environmental Fine in US History for Gulf Oil Spill
Environment  (tags: GUlf Oil Spill, Penalties for BP, BP Gulf spill, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, water )

Cal
- 14 hours ago - motherjones.com
The British company will pay $18.7 billion to be divided among affected states, and earmarked for cleanup projects.
Support Legislation to End Cosmetics Testing on Animals
Animals  (tags: suffering, animals, animalrights, abuse, testing )

Yusuf
- 13 hours ago - secure.humanesociety.org
This petition is by HSUS (The Humane Society of the United States) please sign and share thank you. I hope you have a good weekend
Leading Credit Card Companies Cripple Backpage.Com
World  (tags: world, humanrights, GoodNews, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 11 hours ago - polarisproject.org
Polaris praises Visa, MasterCard, American Express for withdrawing from Backpage over ads facilitating sex trafficking
The Treasures of Priam: Golden Riches From the Legendary City of Troy
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 11 hours ago - ancient-origins.net
HomerâEUR(TM)s Iliad is often considered as one of the greatest works of Western literature. For many centuries, HomerâEUR(TM)s Troy, the city besieged by the Greeks, was considered to be a myth by scholars. During the 19th century, however, one man embarked
Lexington Police Charge Man With Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, violence, abuse, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 11 hours ago - lex18.com
A man accused of holding a 15-year-old girl against her will faces a long list of charges including human trafficking and rape. Police arrested Walker Wright Jr., 46,d
ALEC Hard At Work It All Begins With Secret Meetings   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ALEC, secret meetings, Georgia, 501c3 charity, corruption )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - youtube.com
Politicians accepting all expenses paid retreats from high powered lobbyists. A bill written under cloak of darkness and voted on without the public even knowing. ALEC operate as 501c3 charities on top of it. This should have everyone in rage.
 
 
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