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End Fracking on Federal Land PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 12 hours ago - forcechange.com
Direct the Bureau of Land Management to stop issuing permits for fracking or other oil and gas exploration on federal lands.
Stop Bullying! Music Video By Corey Maison (Video)   video
Society & Culture  (tags: music, transgender, anti bullying )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
High Dive Heart and Corey hope to remind people that bullying is never ok and that being different is beautiful. Please help spread love and kindness and visit www.thebullyproject.com to join the fight against bullying
Ask Congress to Support the Shark Fin Trade Elimination Act of 2016 *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, conservation, crime, cruelty, environment, humans, killing, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Frans
- 1 day ago - congressweb.com
As your constituent, I urge you to cosponsor the Shark Fin Trade Elimination Act of 2016 (S. 3095). This bipartisan bill would prohibit the sale of shark fins in the United States and ensure that our country remains a leader in global conservation...
A Growing Threat to Lions: Illegal Trade in Their Bones
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, wildlife )

John
- 17 hours ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
WeâEUR(TM)ve made progress against trophy hunting since Cecil the lion was killed a year ago, but the big cats still face much worse threats
Activists Facing Prison for Reporting Torture *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, abuse, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, interesting, law, media, police, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - amnesty.org.au
Three activists in Thailand, including two from Amnesty International, are facing five years in prison and hefty fines for reporting torture by officials in the Thai army and police....
Rescued From Short Lives in Factory Farms, 2 Cows Find Love at Sanctuary Home (VIDEO)
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, ethics, GoodNews, humans, investigation, protection, rescued )

Frans
- 1 day ago - onegreenplanet.org
On factory farms, cows live lonely, depressing, and short lives. They are brutishly handled, donâEUR(TM)t have the freedom to play and run, and are never given the opportunity to form long-lasting bonds with their peers. Instead, factory farm cows tend ...
Monsanto Trojan Horse Bill Threatens GMO Labeling For Good
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: World, U.S., Monsanto, Torjan Horse, Bill GMO, Labeling, US Senate, risks, health, ethics, disease, diet, abuse, government, dishonesty, corruption, abuse, genetic, engineering, food, health )

Darren
- 1 day ago - wakingtimes.com
Monsanto puppets in the US Senate are attempting to pass a bill that would not only allow GMO's to remain unlabeled, but undermine honest labeling of genetically engineered products for good.
Tell Western Governors to BAN Oil Trains *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, forests, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, humans, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife )

Frans
- 1 day ago - other98.com
In the wake of a devastating oil train derailment and explosion in Mosier, Oregon, Washington state firefighters have joined the call to stop oil train traffic. Now, weâEUR(TM)re calling on Western state governors to stand with them...
Protect the California Plastic Bag Ban for the Sake of Ocean Wildlife
Environment  (tags: California coast, oceans, plastic, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, wildlife, death )

Linda
- 1 day ago - change.org
2014 the California State Legislature passed a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags. That ban is prevented from taking effect until California voters weigh in on a ballot referendum this November 8th, 2016. Delay = 17 million plastic bags a day.
Sex Trafficker Sentenced to 156 Months in Federal Prison
World  (tags: humanrights, children, usa, sex trafficking charges )

Rose
- 1 day ago - ice.gov
ROANOKE, Va. âEUR" A 26-year-old, Vinton, Virginia, resident, was sentenced Monday to 156 months in federal prison for sex trafficking a minor and persuading a minor to engage in prostitution.
Remembering the Stonewall Uprising. In Solidaarity With LGBTQ (Video)   video
Society & Culture  (tags: LGBTQ, love, pride, gay rights, gay pride, Stonewall Uprising )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
What we know as "Gay Pride" now was born 47 years ago today at the Stonewall Inn, after the NYPD raided the popular LGBTQI bar in New York City. This raid sparked an uprising that would mark the beginning of the modern-LGBT movement.
UK BREXIT Petition: Parliamentary Debate On Decision To Ratify Article 50
World  (tags: world, UK, United Kingdom, Britain, European Union, Parliament, debate, Ratify, Article 50, BREXIT, Referendum )

Darren
- 1 day ago - you.38degrees.org.uk
We, the undersigned, call on Prime Minister, Government and MPs from all sides to put before parliament and full and frank debate on the decision whether or not to invoke Article 50 and the decision be that of Parliament, not solely Prime Minister
Exclusive: U.S. to Downgrade Myanmar in Annual Human Trafficking Report - Sources
World  (tags: world, humanrights, freedoms, children, trafficking )

Rose
- 1 day ago - reuters.com
The United States has decided to place Myanmar on its global list of worst offenders in human trafficking, officials said, a move aimed at prodding the countryâEUR(TM)s
UK BREXIT: LAST and ONLY Option Left to Keep the UK in EU. Stop Article 50 From Being Invoked!!
World  (tags: world, U.K., Britain, Brexit, Article 50, Referendum, European Union, vote, democracy )

Darren
- 21 hours ago - change.org
Can the UK government still legally disregard the Brexit vote? The answer is YES. You cannot change the outcome of the referendum or recast your vote but you CAN stop Brexit from being implemented.
Welcome to India, a Country With 18 Million Slaves
World  (tags: world, humanrights, india, slaves )

Rose
- 1 day ago - irinnews.org
Two years ago, a man claiming to be an employment agent approached the mother of a 19-year-old woman with an offer: her daughter could work in a New Delhi household and send money home to her impoverished family.
Save the Hematology Department of Troyes! *** Please Sign ***
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, family, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, research, science, society, study, treatment )

Frans
- 1 day ago - mesopinions.com
The hematology Troyes has all the reasons to exist. It is proven in various pathologies from many patients. In March 2016, they saw the outright cancellation of their appointment, inviting them to . turn to their doctor another solution is to see ...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell President Obama: ItâEUR(TM)s Time to Ban Oil Trains
Environment  (tags: OIL TRAINS, OBAMA, LAW, safety, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 11 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
From the public safety risk to the pollution of our climate, oil trains represent the wrong direction for our country. President Obama can take decisive action to shut down this unnecessary, dangerous threat once and for all.
UK BREXIT: Last Week Tonight With John Oliver: Brexit Update (HBO)   video
World  (tags: world, UK, European Union, BREXIT, John Oliver, HBO, society, politics, government, freedoms, europe, ethics, conflict, border control, immigration )

Darren
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
The United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union, and it looks like it may not be an especially smooth transition. Connect with Last Week Tonight online...
Remembering Jo Cox: A Fearless, Authentic Fighter for Justice
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, corruption, culture, education, ethics, humans, interesting, media, news, murder, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, women, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - firstperson.oxfamamerica.org
Today would have been Jo CoxâEUR(TM)s 42nd birthday. A few days after her devastating death, we are gathering around the world, from London to Washington to Aleppo to Darayya, to celebrate JoâEUR(TM)s life, her warmth, love, passion, flair, and her belief in ...
A New Cold War, Neocons, and Cockroaches
World  (tags: Cold War, Neocons, Hillary Clinton, Neocon War Hawks, nucelar crisis )

Fiona
- 18 hours ago - informationclearinghouse.info
Neocons (like Hillary Clinton, want a new Cold War âEUR" all the better to pick the U.S. taxpayersâEUR(TM) pockets âEUR" and to give our planet over to cockroaches. Please note, comment, forward
Light and Acid Kill Cancer Cells From the Inside Out
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, study, women )

Rob
- 1 day ago - gizmag.com
In an effort to destroy cancer cells without harming surrounding tissue, using beams of light to activate chemicals or particles in tumors has shown much promise.
Villas, Flat-Screens, and Mercenaries: How the Pentagon Wasted Money in Afghanistan | Mother Jones
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Afghanistan, war contractors, CORRUPTION, cleaning up from war, 'war is a racket', boondoggle, security, Defense Department )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - motherjones.com
govt watchdogs question what they consider to be excessive costs for housing and accommodations in Afghanistan for contractors who were there to create businesses in the shattered economy. The organization spent nearly $150 million on rented villas and
Northern Gateway Pipeline Approval Overturned
Environment  (tags: canada, Federal Court of Appeals, first nations, pipeline project, environment, humans, nature, world )

Lone
- 15 hours ago - cbc.ca
Federal Court of Appeal finds Canada failed to consult with First Nations on pipeline project
Unprecedented: Scientist Declares Global Climate Emergency After Jet Stream Crosses Equator
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, weather )

Rob
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
Climate scientists this week expressed alarm after unprecedented data showed the Northern Hemisphere Jet Stream crossing the Equator.
Philadelphia Just Became the First Major US City to Pass a Soda Tax | VICE News
Health & Wellness  (tags: soda tax, Philadelphia, obesity epidemic, bodegas, health, education, tax revenue )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - news.vice.com
leveling a 1.5 cent tax per ounce on the beverages despite a massive anti-tax campaign waged by the beverage industry and bodega owners. The Philly City Council passed the tax - which will apply to both sugar-sweetened and diet beverages
How New Ways of Cultivatinging Rice Using Fewer Seeds Can Produce More Food, and Bring a Family Together.
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, environment, ethics, family, food, healthcare, interesting, nutrition, study )

Frans
- 1 day ago - oxfamamerica.org
When Chuk Meun told his 22-year-old daughter Phaly that she could plant some rice on a small section of his land, it was the beginning of a growing season he will never forget, and a period of conflict he never expected. But it led to a harvest ...
UK BREXIT: John Oliver's Glorious Rant in Response to Brexit
World  (tags: UK, European Union, BREXIT, John Oliver, HBO, society, politics, government, freedoms, europe, ethics, conflict, border control, immigration, independence )

Darren
- 1 day ago - vox.com
On Sunday, Last Week Tonight host John Oliver slammed the claim - and mourned his country's decision to leave the EU. "First, Britain was already independent. In fact, it's what many other countries celebrate their independence from," Oliver said.

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