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Are We Better Off Than We Were 40 Years Ago?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: income, economic inequality, social inequality, GDP, housing, education, gender, employment, health care, civil rights, politics, usa )

- 185 days ago -
... Ronald Reagan ... asked, "Are you better off than you were four years ago?" ... we might well echo Reagan's question: Are you better off than you were forty years ago? ... [are] we as a society are better off that we were forty years ago.
10 Most Important Environmental Stories of 2014
Environment  (tags: climate change, environment, ecosystems, wildlife, habitat destruction, fracking, drought, plastic bags, Cargill, deforestation, election, oil )

- 184 days ago -
Climate change and energy dominate 2014's most important environmental stories. It is nice seeing positive environmental changes that will improve our world's future.
Foundation Stone Laid for CWRC Interpretation Centre At Kaziranga
Animals  (tags: wildlife, animaladvocates )

- 184 days ago -
The aim is to make all exhibits interactive to keep visitors engaged. Some of the topics on Asian elephant are basic elephant facts, elephant ecology, human-elephant interactions, habitat and corridor securement, WTI projects on elephant conservation.
Environmental Contamination Endangers Health of Camp Liberty Residents
Environment  (tags: Disease threat )

- 210 days ago -
United Nations ignores blackwater overflows caused by Iraqi forces acting under orders of Iran. They are doing this to kill 2700 remaining Iranian refugees. Iraq prevents daily emptying of the tanks.
On Centennial of Passenger Pigeon Extinction, Dove Hunting Flourishes
Animals  (tags: death, cruelty, extinction, doves )

- 274 days ago -
Hunters kill thousands of doves and think that is a great thing. Beautiful light gray-brown mourning doves may become extinct as hunters kill until they drop. Killing to extinction.
Bring Senator to Justice for Cruel Pigeon Shooting
Animals  (tags: Senator Jim Inhofe, pigeon shooting, Oklahoma City )

- 274 days ago -
U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe recently held fundraising event, which involved shooting hundreds of pigeon near Quartz Mountain State Park in Oklahoma. A video of the event was posted online by an animal rights group showing birds left limping and bleeding acros
No Hunting in Flat Rock Brook Nature Center - Englewood, NJ - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Flat rock brook, deer hunting, animal welfare, petition )

- 273 days ago -
A hunter‐backed state agency recently sent an employee to visit Flat Rock Brook Nature Center in Englewood, NJ in an attempt to gain hunter access by opening the preserve to deer hunting.
Tell Nepal: Stop Sacrificing Animals at Gadhimai
Animals  (tags: barbaric ritual, GadhiMai festival, animalcruelty, abuse, abused, animalrights, animals, crime, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering )

- 273 days ago -
A staggering 500,000 animals are expected to be slaughtered this coming November at the Gadhimai Festival.
German Wildlife Conservationists on a Mission to Halt Japanese Dolphin Hunting
Animals  (tags: death, suffering, dolphins )

- 273 days ago -
ProWal tries to stop the killing of dolphins by Japan, where authorities approved the catching and killing of 1,938 marine mammals for this years hunting season in Taiji
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