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PETITION - Sign Here: Demand Congress Pass Elizabeth Warren's Emergency Boost for Seniors.
Health & Wellness  (tags: emergency boost, Senior Care, Elderly people, cost of medical care, social security, safety healthcare, Prevention and Treatment, responsibility, protection )

- 11 days ago -
For only the 3rd time since 1972, social security recipients aren't getting a cost of living increase. This affects seniors the hardest, since for many of them Social Security is their only source of income.

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), trade deals )

- 11 days ago -
"Say NO to the Trans-Pacific Partnership. ItâEUR(TM)s your job to ensure trade deals work for everyone, not just giant corporations, and it would be deeply irresponsible for you to ignore that responsibility by rubber-stamping
SIGN PLEASE! Ban Fracking on Public Lands!
Environment  (tags: fracking, activism, frack is whack, fracking on public lands, environment, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, protection, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, water, wildlife, animals, government )

- 11 days ago -
No amount of regulation will protect us or our public lands from the impacts of fracking. Regulated fracking still results in harm to people's health, accidental spills of toxic waste, air pollution, earthquakes, drinking water contamination, habitat de
Borneo Government: Stop Destroying the Forests and Save the Orangutan in Borneo PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 11 days ago -
Deforestation is continuing at an alarming daily rate in Borneo in the main due to the external demand for palm oil. As the area of forest has halved over recent years, the population of orangutans has also halved. Orangutans are tree dwelling apes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Living wages, Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness, americans, freedoms, education, ethics, government, humans, rights, society, humanrights, society, business, economy, finance, labor, money, politics, law, investments, congress, constitution, elect )

- 34 days ago -
Please sign this petition for Maryland, Virginia, and other states across the united states telling congress and state and city legislatives that something needs to be done for more of a golden land of opportunity to improve the quality of lives...
Congress Quietly Ends Federal Prohibition On Medical Marijuana
Health & Wellness  (tags: congress, americans, economy, freedoms, GoodNews, government, healthcare, cannabis, medicine, AlternativeMed, cancer, disease, drugs, environment, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, news, safety, society, treatment )

- 39 days ago -
Great news! A provision ending the federal prohibition on medical marijuana, banning federal agents from policing its users or raiding dispensaries in any state or district where it is legal, was just passed by Congress....
Trump Campaign Officially Designated As Hate Group By Southern Poverty Law Center
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, Trump, abuse, hate, hategroup, conflict, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, americans, constitution, candidates, corruption, dishonesty, elections, Govtfearmongering, media, news, republicans, usa )

- 59 days ago -
The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) has officially designated Donald Trump and his campaign as a hate group. The SPLC defines hate groups as those that âEURoeâEUR¦have beliefs or practices that attack or malign an entire class of people...
THC May Help Prevent Transplant Organ Rejection
Health & Wellness  (tags: THC, OrgaRejection treatment, AlternativeMed, disease, research, safety, prevention, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, medicine, news )

- 63 days ago -
Researchers at the University of South Carolina have found that THC, one of the active ingredients in marijuana, may help prevent human bodies from rejecting organs after a transplant. Though more research is needed, this study indicates that THC....
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