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Save New Whale Species From Extinction - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: whale protection, oil exploration, Habitat Destruction )

- 6 minutes ago -
A new species or subspecies of whale has been discovered in the Gulf of Mexico, but there are only about 50 left. A genetically distinct group of Bryde's whales, which appear to be a new subspecies or possibly an entirely new species, is disappearing due
So You Want To Be a Farmer... - Cornucopia Institute
Green Lifestyle  (tags: organic, sustainable, environment, conservation, farming, food )

- 9 minutes ago -
there has also been a steady increase in smaller, community supported agriculture (CSA) farms. Hoping to encourage this trend, a host of government-sponsored small farming initiatives have sprung up around the globe, from Japan to India to the U.K.
BAN Fur Farming and Anything Related (FOREVER) - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: fur farming, European Union )

- 11 minutes ago -
One of the most horiffic trades in the world, that is beyond unnecessary is allowed to continue, day after day, week after week, while millions of animals suffer, so that a few decrepit souls can wear fur THEY DO NOT NEED!
Forget Sleeping. These 15 Real Ghost Stories Are Going To Keep You Up Tonight.
Society & Culture  (tags: ghosts, paranormal, culture, society, sadness, humans, education, women, world, violence, murder, death, crime )

- 12 minutes ago -
Every day, odd circumstances and stories happen all around the world. Regardless of if you believe in the paranormal, there are some stories that might keep your skin crawling because of how strange and real the events are.
Tell Scribd to Keep Creative Commons Licensed E-Book Away From Technological Measures
Society & Culture  (tags: internet, media, Petitions, E-books, Scribd )

- 14 minutes ago -
This urgent petition really needs your help! Don't let Scribd Keep Creative Commons licensed E-books under technological measures. According to creative commons; never apply technological measures to reusable content.
This Poor Dog Was Eating Sticks And Stones Before It Was Rescued.
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, GoodNews, habitat, humans, pets, rescued, protection )

- 16 minutes ago -
When Alex, a severely neglected Weimaraner, was found on the streets of New Orleans, things were not looking good for him. He was starving, in bad health, and his only refuge from the city sidewalks was an overcrowded animal shelter. It seemed as if Alex
Ex-Deputy National Police CommissionerâEUR(TM)s Corruption Case Postponed | BusinessDay | BDlive
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', blog, corruption, crime, ethics, government, humanrights, media, news, society, unitednations, UnitedNations, world )

- 26 minutes ago -
There is more honesty and justice in South Africa than there is in New Zealand.
Petitioning United Way This Petition Will Be Delivered to: United Way Stop Funding the Anti-Vaccination Group National Vaccine I
Health & Wellness  (tags: )

- 29 minutes ago -
For many years, the United Way of the National Capital Area has been funneling a portion of their donations to the anti-vaccination group, The National Vaccine Information Center.
William Blum - The Anti-Empire Report #133 (ISIS Fake Crisis & Cold War Lies)
World  (tags: violence, world, war, usa, middle-east, iraq, conflict, crime, HumanRights, Refugees&Relief )

- 40 minutes ago -
You can't believe a word the United States or its mainstream media say about the current conflict involving The Islamic State (ISIS). You can't believe a word France or the United Kingdom say about ISIS. You can't believe a word Turkey, Saudi Arabia,
Reform Labor Laws for Migrant Workers
World  (tags: world, humanrights, ethics, ACTION PLEASE, Migrant Workers )

- 46 minutes ago -
arget: President Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan of the United Arab Emirates Goal: Reform labor laws for exploited migrant workers Everyday, hundreds of thousands of domestic workers migrate to the United Arab
Easy Ways to Detox Everyday - Naturally Healthy Tips
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, food, family, diet, health, illness, nutrition )

- 49 minutes ago -
Everyday detoxing doesn't have to be very hard. It is very important that you take care of your body. Here are some very easily doable tips that you can use in your daily routine for supporting your health and being at your best all day long - See more at
Causes of Vaginal Yeast Infections and Natural Treatments - Naturally Healthy Tips
Health & Wellness  (tags: #health, healthcare, treatment, prevention, nutrition )

- 52 minutes ago -
Vaginal yeast infections are a common health problem that affects many women, and occurs as a consequence of drinking antibiotics, wearing a wet bathing suit in the summer, using aggressive means of intimate care, etc.. The most common cause o - See more
Navy Man Held in Psychiatry Ward for Exposing Corruption - The Times of India
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', blog, corruption, crime, ethics, government, humanrights, media, news, UnitedNations, unitednations, world, violence )

- 58 minutes ago -
Corruption cover up. Held in a mental prison, tortured, lied about and threatened. It happens in New Zealand too. People who are not crazy at all.
Today's Outrageous Facts
Society & Culture  (tags: smoking, sexism, racism, wages, prison, Internet, pollution, suicide, alcohol, movies, income, economic injustice )

- 1 hour ago -
Nonsmokers who live with smokers inhale the same amount of soot and fine dust as a person who lives in a heavily polluted city. And more shocking statistics.
Fake News Sites Are Using Facebook to Spread Ebola Panic
Society & Culture  (tags: )

- 1 hour ago -
They call themselves satire sites, but they're really spreading scary rumors for profit
Stop Upcoming Wolf Hunt - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, wildlife, slaughter, killing, protection, habitat, endangered )

- 1 hour ago -
Wisconsin has planned to have annual grey wolf hunt. Which has dramatically endangered the survival of these beautiful animals. It is up to us to stop this cruel, inhumane, and barbaric event from taking place.
Domestic Abuse Victim Devises Cunning Plan to Get Help - By Phoning Up for Takeaway Pizza
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, world, dishonesty, education, family, government, health, humans, violence, women, law, police, rights, sadness, safety, society )

- 1 hour ago -
The woman called 911 and asked for a pizza, surprising the emergency services call operator with what was revealed
Big-Name Filmmakers Break Down What You Need to Know About the Economy Today
Business  (tags: economy, videos, economics )

- 1 hour ago -
Now an ambitious series of 20 web videos called We the Economy is setting out to demystify the economy in a variety of creative ways, ranging from informative mini-documentaries to song-and-dance numbers to an animated parody of My Little Pony.
Halloween Costume Ideas for You and Your Dog - Anchorage Dogs | Examiner.Com
Animals  (tags: dogs, humans, Halloween costumes )

- 1 hour ago -
Enjoying the Halloween holiday with your best friends.
Cream Bassist Jack Bruce Dead At 71
Society & Culture  (tags: Jack Bruce, Cream, legend, music, died, celebrity, death, obituary, sadness )

- 1 hour ago -
One of the greats...
New Study Shows Honeybees Harmed By Herbicide Used on GMO Crops
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, greenliving, Glyphospate, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

- 1 hour ago -
With the ability to blanket their fields in glyphosate, many US farmers have abandoned hand-weeding and controlled applications of the herbicide altogether. This has lead to a 527 million pound increase in the use of the chemical over the past decade.
Culture of Violence or Culture of Peace: Our Choice
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, education, family, humans, interesting, news, rights, safety, society, women, world )

- 1 hour ago -
"It is urgent that each of us takes action to create a Culture of Peace, to change attitudes, to invest in creating better relationships between people, between religions, between men and women "
Degredation Caused By Livestock Grazing   video
Environment  (tags: pollution, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, humans, nature, politics, Sustainabililty, trees, water, weather, wildlife, world )

- 2 hours ago -
We know that ranching public lands is a huge reason why wolves, coyotes, and even bison, are slaughtered. You may not know the environmental damage to waters, other species of all kingdoms are affected, and the topsoil itself, ecosystems of Earth.
Stop Taxpayer Funded Wildlife Killing!
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, slaughter, killing, law, ethics, cruelty, crime, death, abuse, conservation, animalrights, environment, humans, society, suffering, protection )

- 2 hours ago -
Western Watersheds Project in Hailey ID is trying to raise funds to really end the abuses of USDA Wildlife Services. Here's their indiegogo fundraising page. I hate the pics of terrified animals, but remember their lives were of great intrinsic value
Save the Arakan Forest Turtle - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: turtlesextinction )

- 2 hours ago -
The Arakan Forest Turtle was believed extinct (last seen in 1908), but in 1994 was rediscovered when a few specimens turned up in Asian food markets. Like most Asian turtles, it is collected yearly as a food source or for "medical cures."
Iran Executes Woman Who Killed Her Alleged Rapist
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, violence, women, world, Iran, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, corruption, environment, ethics, obituary, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society )

- 2 hours ago -
An Iranian woman convicted of murder -- in a killing that human rights groups called self-defense against a rapist -- was hanged Saturday, state news agency IRNA reported.
From Elephants in Thailand to Sick Farm Animals in Dorset: Vet Who Helps Animals Across the World Receives Top Award
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animals, animalwelfare, GoodNews, humans, protection, rescued, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2 hours ago -
As well as treating farm and domestic animals at veterinary practices in Cranborne and Fordingbridge, the 38-year-old has founded two international charities and raised millions of pounds to support animal welfare projects across the globe
Iran Hangs Woman Convicted of Killing Alleged Rapist
World  (tags: Iran, woman, hanging, Human Rights )

- 2 hours ago -
A 26-year-old Iranian woman convicted of murdering a man she accused of trying to rape her as a teenager was hangedtoday, the official news agency IRNA said, despite international pleas for her life to be spared.

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