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Animals  (tags: gaza, petition, animal cruelty, slaughter, transport )

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Recently we got a tip about a secret trade in European farm animals. To investigate this were our researchers into one of the world's most dangerous areas: war-torn Gaza. What she saw was shocking.
Cancel Logan City Greyhound Race Track
Offbeat  (tags: logan city, australia, greyhound racing, dogs, animal cruelty, petition )

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After much protest, Australian Racing Minister Bill Byrne has called for an immediate stop to the construction of a greyhound track in Logan City, South East Queensland, Australia, due to public uproar over the live baiting scandal as reported by ABC's
Oppose the Bipartisan SportsmenâEUR(TM)s Act
Animals  (tags: bipartisan, ioppose, sports act, polar bears, animalwelfare, petition )

- 8 minutes ago -
The Bipartisan SportsmenâEUR(TM)s Act of 2015 (S. 405), introduced by Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), and backed by the National Rifle Association (NRA), contains the same destructive provisions for wildlife, public lands, and non-consumptive users of wildlife.
Open The Barns Enough Hiding. Enough Ag-Gag. Farm Animals ShouldnâEUR(TM)t Suffer in Secrecy.
Animals  (tags: ag gag, laws, open, barns, Animal Welfare, petition )

- 11 minutes ago -
Ag-gag laws, which seek to criminalize whistleblowers on farms, have been introduced in states across the country. These laws threaten not only to cover up horrific animal abuse and food safety problems.
Take Action Online - Greenpeace
Environment  (tags: oceans, CO2emissions, climate, climate-change, greenpeace, destruction, nature, pollution, Sustainabililty )

- 14 minutes ago -
ake action online and join our active cyber community creating positive change. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, watch us on YouTube and Flickr. Sign up to our e-newsletter to find out the latest ways to get involved.
The Dark Reputation of the Dunmore Cave of Ireland...
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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Caves play an important role in the story of humanity. In addition to providing shelter for our earliest ancestors, caves were also often considered to be mystical and magical realms. For some cultures, caves are the gateways to the Underworld...
Surprise! Another Christian Terrorist
Society & Culture  (tags: safety, society, usa, travel, americans, crime, news, police, religion )

- 23 minutes ago -
Photo Credit: The Daily Beast Did you hear about the man who entered New OrleansâEUR(TM) airport with explosives and a machete? No? Well, you would have if heâEUR(TM)d been Muslim.
Boost Your Immune System With Turmeric Milk
Health & Wellness  (tags: AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, health, healthcare, humans )

- 28 minutes ago -
Boost Your Immune System With Turmeric Milk When youâEUR(TM)re dealing with digestion issues, DOMS, or maybe cold symptoms, mix up this . . .
Demand Action From the European Chemicals Agency on Deadly Animal Tests PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, testing, cruelty )

- 30 minutes ago -
Take action! Sign our open letter to the Executive Director of ECHA asking him to stop this senseless animal suffering. We'll deliver your signatures on 5 May.
Urge Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey to Protect Farmed Animals! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection, Arizona, farm animals )

- 33 minutes ago -
Please contact Gov. Ducey's office immediately to ensure that farmed animals in Arizona continue to be protected.
It's Time to Go Big on Solar PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, energy, solar )

- 37 minutes ago -
Our research shows that the cities and states with the most solar power aren't just the ones with the most sunshine; they're the ones with smart pro-solar policies.
Hey Congress, Support Clean Water! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, water )

- 40 minutes ago -
Please send a note to your federally-elected representative now asking him or her to support clean water.
Send Some Clean Water Love or Shame PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, water )

- 40 minutes ago -
The Senate recently voted on an amendment seeking to limit the clean water rule. Send your senators a note of thanks for voting against the amendment, or tell them shame on you for voting for it.
NY Owner Skips Town for 5 Weeks, Leaves Dog Chained in Backyard With No Food and Water!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, petition )

- 44 minutes ago -
Rocky was a three-year-old Staffordshire terrier from Newburgh, New York. All that he wanted was to be looked after and loved by his owner. Unfortunately, this did not happen...
Protect California's New Lead-Free Hunting Law PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, ammunition )

- 45 minutes ago -
Take action below -- send a message to your legislators to stop Assembly Bill 395 and let California's lead-free law work.
Prosecute Tennessee Owner for Severely Neglect Family Dog!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, petition )

- 45 minutes ago -
While I am happy that the dog is safe, I would like to see the owners pay for their recklessness and indifference! Take action now if you feel the same way!
Children Seen Pounding Dog Numerous Times With Sticks! Demand Animal Rights in Egypt!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, petition )

- 47 minutes ago -
Please sign and demand animal rights in Egypt, so people like the ones in this case are brought to justice and punished for their deeds! Thank you for your support!
Save Police Dogs From Police Brutality! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, police, pets, protection )

- 47 minutes ago -
Police departments who use dogs must learn to treat these hard-working animals with the care they deserve. Montville Township Police Department should implement better training of those officers who work directly with police dogs.
Stop Christine Weick From Defaming Pit Bulls!
Animals  (tags: petition, animalrights )

- 48 minutes ago -
Christine Weick hosts a page on Facebook in which she presents slews of slanderous misinformation under the guise of the 'Christian Way'.
The Remarkable And Complex Legacy Of One Harry Reid ~ TEXT and VIDEOS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Harry Reid, progressive, retirement, democrats, congress, Americans, government, politics, news, freedoms, media, economy )

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Harry Reid is a shit-stirrer. In some respects, you have to be one to get as far as he has. On Friday, he announced he would retire from the Senate rather than campaign for a sixth term, bringing an end to a run that saw him rise from ...
The Top Laughably Wrong Military and Veterans Talking Points From GOP Candidates
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Iran, Iraq, ISIS/ISIL, Obama, abuse, corruption, dishonesty, lies, government fear mongering, ethics, politics, republicans, candidates, news, propaganda, elections, freedoms, government, military )

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This past week Ted Cruz tossed his hat into the presidential race. If you eventually got past, which supports President Obama, and, which takes you to the Obamacare website, and even, which points out ...
Human Traffickers May Face Life Sentence Under Britain's Tough New Slavery Bill
World  (tags: Britain, slavery, human trafficking )

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The law also aims to protect those at risk of being enslaved by the $150bn-a-year industry, amid concerns that the measures don't go far enough.
Congress Is About to Take Food Away From Hungry Children!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP, food stamps, poverty, hunger, petitions )

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Overnight, the U.S. Senate voted for a budget that literally takes food away from hungry children. The budgets that have now passed both the House and Senate make deep, painful cuts to the food stamps program
Mexico: Forest Los Chimalapas Defends Itself!
Environment  (tags: forests, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, humans, politics, protection, trees, water, wildlife )

- 1 hour ago -
Loggers and ranchers invade and plunder the forest de Los Chimalapas for decades, one of the lungs of Mexico.The indigenous Zoque to which belongs the territory ancestrally, are mobilizing to defend him peacefully.Please sign the petition to support them
Germanwings Co-Pilot Andreas Lubitz May Have Hidden Illness From Employers ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, mental illness, depression, 'Germanwings' co-pilot, health, humans, investigation, interesting, treatment, society, death, suicide, murder, news )

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Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz appears to have hidden evidence of an illness from his employers, including having been excused by a doctor from work on Tuesday, the day authorities say he crashed a passenger plane into a mountain, prosecutors said.
App That Aims To Make Books 'Squeaky Clean' Draws Ire From Edited Writers
Society & Culture  (tags: censorship, culture, education, freedoms, humans, society )

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In a stroke of irony fit for fiction, an effort by two Idaho parents to clean up their daughter's books has dredged up a fairly messy controversy. Clean Reader-an e-reader app designed to ferret out, and block, profanity in novels and nonfiction...
South Florida And Sea Level Rise   video
Environment  (tags: South Florida, saltwater intrusion, sea level rise, Gov. Rick Scott, challenges )

- 2 hours ago -
Video focuses on mounting challenges facing residents and property owners in south Florida as saltwater intrusion and rising sea level become increasingly problematic. Yet Gov. Rick Scott forbids any talk by State employees of climate change or disruption
Italian Court Overturns Amanda Knox's Murder Conviction
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, good news, world, U.S., Italy, UK, crime, government, humans, news, violence, society, rights, law, murder, death, culture, interesting, ethics, police, media, freedoms )

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Italy's highest court on Friday overturned the guilty verdicts against Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito in the 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher.

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