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Rising Tide North America: Statement Of Solidarity With Red Warrior And Sacred Stone Camps In North Dakota
Health & Wellness  (tags: Protect Drinking Water, Protect Water, Rising Tide North America, Dakota Access Pipeline Resistance, Red Warrior, Sacred Stone, Missouri River, Standing Rock Reservation )

- 1 day ago -
Pittsburgh, PA: Rising Tide North America released this statement in solidarity with the continuing resistance to the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota: Please note, comment, and forward. Share on social media if you can.
Culpeper Mom, Daughter Petition Against Cat Dissection PETITION
Animals  (tags: Culpeper, mom-daughter petition, school, against cat dissection )

- 3 hours ago -
16 yr old Brynnan Grimes appalled on learning she would have to skin a cat for anatomy. Her Mom e-mailed school asking why. Receiving no response she set up a petition on ur-children-to-skin-cats
Camels Have Their Limbs Cut Off and Used as Begging Props in China!
Animals  (tags: China's Animal Cruelty, abuse, cruelty, Sadism Against Animals )

Mary Ann
- 14 hours ago -
These sadistic humans must be stopped immediately and these poor handicapped camels must be taken to a no-kill sanctuary!
The Falling Costs of US Solar Power, in 7 Charts
Environment  (tags: )

- 1 day ago -
The state of solar is strong -- thereâEUR(TM)s definitely no room to sit back and coast - but at least for now, the news is, provisionally, good.
Do You Agree With the NSW Govt's Decision to Ban Greyhound Racing? POLL - Please Vote!!
Animals  (tags: Greyhound racing ban, animal cruelty, NSW Australia, POLL )

- 6 hours ago -
GREYHOUND racing will be illegal in NSW from July 1 2017 PLEASE vote in this poll!
Ancient Secrets Of The Theopetra Cave: WorldâEUR(TM)s Oldest Man-Made Structure And Home To Humans 130,000 Years Ago
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 1 day ago -
In the vicinity of Meteora, a beautiful and strange rock formation in ancient Greece there area number of intriguing ancient caves. One of them is the Theopetra Cave. ItâEUR(TM)s a unique archaeological site..
This Planned Highway Could Wipe Out 200 Koalas
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

- 21 hours ago -
Conservationists are accusing the Australian government of signing the death warrant for around 200 koalas whose habitat will be devastated by planned highway construction in the state of New South Wales.
Demand HM Cut Ties With Factories Known for Child Labor Violations
Business  (tags: child labor, child welfare, labor laws )

- 15 hours ago -
Two Myanmar factories that produce clothing for the fashion retailer employ children as young as 14. It is alleged that children work up to 12 hours a day and are only paid three dollars an hour.
Is The Poverty Point Octagon WorldâEUR(TM)s Largest Ancient Solstice Marker?
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 1 day ago -
The Poverty Point mounds are older than the Parthenon in Greece, the Great Wall of China, and the Colosseum in Rome. Some archaeoastronomers have discovered solar alignments at Poverty Point and suggested this place is the worldâEUR(TM)s...
Act Now: Thank President Obama for Designating Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, environment, ecosystems, conservation, protection, forests )

- 4 hours ago -
Thank you for preserving a beloved piece of Maine's North Woods as a national monument.
Little Girl Who Wanted A Puppy Gets A Baby Rhino Instead
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

- 22 hours ago -
Growing up on an animal sanctuary, you might think there would be no shortage of animals for a little girl to call her friend. But a girl who lived at the sanctuary with her parents could not find a single one she could call a pet. Tiva, you see, wanted a
There's Only One Way for the Catastrophes in Syria to End, and It's Not Through Violence
World  (tags: Syria, Middle East, conflicts, civil wars, diplomacy, human rights, suffering )

- 1 day ago -
Nobody in this battle has clean hands. The fate of hundreds of thousands of people rests on the brutality of guns. Diplomats until now have been unable to create a peace to save them.
Bake Off's Mary Berry Criticised By MasterChef Judge Over Fryers
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Bake Off, Master Cheff, Judges, UK )

- 1 day ago -
MasterChef judge Gregg Wallace has criticised Great British Bake Off star Mary Berry over her suggestion that no family should own a deep-fat fryer.
Online Petition Addressed to Angolan President to Cancel the Sentence Against the Journalist
Society & Culture  (tags: Angolan president, cancel sentence, journalist, diamonds for peace )

- 1 day ago -
Diamonds for Peace (DFP), Japan-based non-profit organization, started the online petition at addressed to Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos asking to cancel the sentence against the journalist Rafael Marques de Morais
Gov. LePage: "Healthy Women Who Are Able To Work The Streets Shouldn't Be On Food Stamps"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., republicans, propaganda, politics, news, media, freedoms, ethics, dishonesty, democrats, crime, corruption, Gov. Paul LePage, food stamps, crusade, sex workers, U.S. Department of Agriculture )

- 23 hours ago -
Washington, D.C. - Maine Gov. Paul LePage (R) is putting vulnerable people in his state at risk with his food stamp crusade, a spokesman for the U.S. Department of Agriculture said recently
IFAW's Word Cloud for Animals
Offbeat  (tags: IFAW, word cloud for animals, animals, culture, humans, interesting )

- 1 day ago -
Thanks to all our supporters who submitted their words and phrases for our Word Cloud for Animals! There were so many thoughtful entries, and such a wide variety.IFAW
TAKE ACTION: Say You Want to Stop the TPP
Environment  (tags: TPP and resistance, Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) )

- 1 day ago -
Say you agree with Bernie Sanders that TPP must not come up for a vote âEUR" and if it does, it must be soundly defeated.
Arkansas Judge Jails Cancer Patient Over Unpaid BillsâEUR"That's Just the Start
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, law, politics, society )

Cheryl A.
- 15 hours ago -
"Between the time of his charges and his latest jailing, Robertson had been sentenced to a stretch in jail over outstanding fines. Sherwood police officers came to his door, demanding money and threatening arrest." Peace.
Why There's a Media Blackout on the Native American Dakota Oil Pipeline Blockade
Environment  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, protection, pollution, politics, nature, humans, habitat, environment, endangered, destruction, conservation, media blackout, Native American, Dakota, Sioux, Oil, Pipeline, blockade, $3.8 Billion )

- 1 day ago -
As the Lakota Sioux continue their peaceful blockade of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access Pipeline, the story's absence from the national media narrative is palpable.
Catholic Hospital Turns Away Woman Bleeding From Dislodged IUD Because Church Opposes Birth Control
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, birth control, religion, bigotry, sexism )

- 16 hours ago -
A Chicago-area woman who showed up at her doctor's office in pain and bleeding from a dislodged IUD was told that nothing could be done because his practice was affiliated with a Catholic hospital network which opposes birth control.
Oppose NIH Funding for Human-Animal Hybrids
Health & Wellness  (tags: NIH funding, human-animal hybrids, human stem cells animal embryos, environment, humans, protection, research, safety )

- 20 hours ago -
Submit comments by September 6, 2016 to oppose taxpayer funding for inserting human stem cells into animal embryos.
Monsanto - World Leader in the Promotion of Infertility
Environment  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, protection, pollution, politics, nature, humans, habitat, environment, endangered, destruction, conservation, Monsanto, Infertility, chemicals, DDT, Agent Orange, aspartame, Roundup, dioxin1, society, side effects, harmful )

- 9 hours ago -
Monsanto has a long and infamous history of manufacturing and bringing to market such chemicals as DDT, Agent Orange, aspartame, Roundup and dioxin1 - chemical compounds from which society continues to feel the effects.
Society & Culture  (tags: wal-mart, women's rights, worker rights, pregnant woman )

- 6 hours ago -
Sign our petition to say pregnant Walmart workers should be treated with RESPECT.
When Your Child Struggles With Mental Illness, You Have to Wait Weeks for Mental Health Services in Pennsylvania. Here's Why.
Health & Wellness  (tags: psychiatric care )

- 1 day ago -
Pennsylvania is among 42 states identified as having a severe shortage of child and adolescent psychiatrists by the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists [AACAP].
Americas Roadkill Queen
Offbeat  (tags: Roadkill, humans, moose, animals, animal welfare, USA )

- 1 day ago -
To most drivers, road kill is just something that is momentarily acknowledged and then quickly forgotten.
Colbert Skewers EpiPen Makers and Big Pharma
Offbeat  (tags: allergies, medicine, drugs, Big Pharma, greed, EpiPens, videos, humor )

- 16 hours ago -
Watch the whole video - some unrelated but funny stuff at the end
Anti-Vegan Bill Will Jail Parents Up to 4 Years for Refusing to Feed Children Meat
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, babies, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, diet, ethics, family, food, government, healthcare, humans, nutrition, warning, Italy, parliament, vegan, complete rubbish )

- 1 day ago -
Though millions of parents around the world donâEUR(TM)t believe in feeding their children animal products from factory farms, which are fed genetically modified corn and soy, and are often full of antibiotics and artificial hormones, an Italian member of...
Justice for Unarmed Deaf Man Gunned Down By Police
Society & Culture  (tags: death, disabled, deaf, murder, police shooting )

- 15 hours ago -
North Carolina State Highway Patrol claims that deaf man, Daniel Kevin Harris, failed the pull over when signaled. Harris tried to communicate using sign language. Witnesses say the officer fired his gun immediately after exiting his police car.
Rape Victim Thrown in Jail After Breaking Down in Court
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, law, police, Rape victim, Corrupt Judges )

Cheryl A.
- 15 hours ago -
"ItâEUR(TM)s one of those stories that sounds and feels surreal, yet it happened. JennyâEUR(TM)s attorney filed a lawsuit against the Harris County sheriff, the jail guard who allegedly hit Jenny while in jail, and the prosecutor who requested she be jailed. .peace

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