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What the Bleep Do We Know? Down the Rabbit Hole   video
Offbeat  (tags: Law of attraction, Quantum Physics, Expand your consciousness )

- 6 hours ago -
Down the rabbit hole! What the bleep do we know? Scientifically explains the Law of Attraction
On Palestinian Prisoner Day Stand in Solidarity for the Freedom of All Indigenous Peoples
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: israel, colonialism, zionism, ethnic cleansing-racism, USA, Palestinian human rights, occupation, dispossession-land theft, Palestinian Prisoner DaY, freedoms, Nakba, Int'l law violations, news, media, propaganda, obama, usa, terrorism, americans, abuse )

- 6 hours ago -
Almost one month before the 67th anniversary of the Nakba, or the ethnic cleansing of Palestine, Palestinians are also remembering the prisoners and the overwhelming incarceration rates that they face by the State of Israel
Teachers Resignation Letter My Profession No Longer Exists
Society & Culture  (tags: teachers, quitting, common core, demeaning, corporate think )

- 6 hours ago -
Increasingly teachers are speaking out against school reforms that they believe are demeaning their profession, and some are simply quitting because they have had enough.
Judge Orders 10-Year-Old Girl Be Vaccinated for Measles Against MomâEUR(TM)s Wishes | Toronto Star
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, children, health )

- 6 hours ago -
The mother had plenty of arguments as to why her 10-year-old daughter should not receive the measles vaccine -- ranging from "most diseases today are very rare" to "unmistakable links" between vaccines and severe reactions.
Parrots in Burning House Call for Help
World  (tags: Parrots in burning house call for help )

- 6 hours ago -
When firefighters arrived, they heard noises which lead them to believe there were people inside. Once they got the flames contained, though, they discovered that the noises were actually coming from two parrots calling "Help!" and "Fire!"
A Few Ways to Improve Virginia's Eastern Shore
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, conservation, destruction, endangered, environment, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, protection, water, business, economy, energy, environment, ethics, investing, money, news, society )

- 6 hours ago -
Here are a few things I would like to see happen on the Shore, although I doubt very much it will happen in my lifetime: The seawall at Wallops Island extended out a quarter- to half-mile more, using rocks. The rocks would barely be visible at high tide.
One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: religion, Christianity, Christian Right, conservatives, corporations, right-wing, libertarians )

- 6 hours ago -
Princeton history professor Kevin Kruse's new book, One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America, engagingly traces the rise of the Christian Right as a political force in America.
Please Help and Save Our Elephants. All We Ask Is for Your Signature
Animals  (tags: Elephants, mozambique, petition, elephants, animal welfare )

- 6 hours ago -
Selecting Plants for Pollinators Guide
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, garden, greenliving, home, protection, pollinators, Sustainabililty )

- 6 hours ago -
Our ecoregional planting guides, Selecting Plants for Pollinators, are tailored to specific areas of the United States. You can find out which ecoregion you live in and get your free guide by entering your zip code below. For Canada there are two guides..
Witness to Domestic Violence: What Would You Do?
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, crime, Domestic Violence, culture, education, ethics, humans, interesting, news, police, sadness, safety, society, violence, world )

- 7 hours ago -
She was sitting with a friend in a restaurant booth, waiting to be served, when she heard something that "sounded like a table being knocked over." She looked to her left, toward the bar, and saw a man hitting a woman with his closed fist at least twice
Obamacare Repeal Falls Off Republicans' to-Do List as Law Takes Hold
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama, ACA, GOP/TP, Americans, elections, government, politics, news, ethics, healthcare, propaganda, SupremeCourt )

- 7 hours ago -
GOP congressional leaders, unable to roll back the law while President Obama remains in office and unwilling to again threaten a government shutdown to pressure him, are focused on other issues, including trade and tax reform.
Suicide Bomb At Afghanistan Bank Kills Dozens, Local ISIS Branch Claims Responsibility
World  (tags: violence, world, Afghanistan, middle-east, ISIS/ISIL/DAESH, suicide bomber, conflict, news, death, government )

- 8 hours ago -
A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a bank branch Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 35 people in a deadly attack the country's president said was claimed by the Islamic State group.
ACTION! SIGN! Petition to WAZA - Stop Animal Cruelty | Australia for Dolphins
Animals  (tags: )

- 8 hours ago -
WAZA says it exists to promote animal welfare & conservation yet some of WAZA's members & affiliates who pay WAZA membership fees are doing the opposite. They're buying dolphins captured in bloody Taiji dolphin hunts. Call out WAZA's hypocritical actions!
Addameer: ICC Must Investigate Violations of Palestinian Prisoners' Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ICC, Addameer, world, Israel, Palestine, political prisoners, Human Rights, government, news, ethics, freedoms, abuse, politics, corruption )

- 8 hours ago -
Addameer, the Palestinian Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association, issued the following statement, marking Palestinian Prisoners' Day: On Prisoners Day, Addameer calls the ICC to investigate the grave violations against Palestinian political ...
US Campaign to End Occupation: Take Action on PrisonersâEUR(TM) Day ~ TEXT and PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Human Rights, Fourth Geneva Convention, Israeli occupation, U.S., Israel, Palestine, political prisoners, government, crime, ethics, corruption, news, freedoms, dishonesty )

- 8 hours ago -
"As of March 2015 ~ 5,820 Palestinian political prisoners, including women and children, are being held in prisons located inside Israel, in contravention of the Fourth Geneva Convention. IsraelâEUR(TM)s policies of detention and imprisonment are used ...
Texas Veterinarian Who Shot Cat With Bow and Arrow Is Facing Police Probe
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cats, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, pets, protection, society )

- 8 hours ago -
An animal rescue group says the cat that was killed by Kristen Lindsey was not feral but instead was this pet, Tiger, owned by an elderly couple. (KBTX-TV)
TAKE ACTION NOW! Improve Zoo Animal Welfare
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, tigers, suffering )

- 8 hours ago -
Protect zoo animals from debilitating mental illness.
40 Years Later, Story of a Same-Sex Marriage in Colo. Remains Remarkable
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, humans, freedoms, ethics, culture, dishonesty, law, politics, society, safety, sadness, gayrights )

- 8 hours ago -
In 1975, Boulder County, Colo., clerk Clela Rorex issued the first same-sex marriage licenses in the United States. In this excerpt from the documentary "Limited Partnership," Rorex describes what led her to make the decision and reunites decades later wi
TAKE ACTION: Don't Let BP Write Off the Gulf Coast Disaster
Environment  (tags: bp, Gulf oil spill disaster )

- 9 hours ago -
Please deny BP tax deductions for its remaining payments to address the 2010 Gulf Coast disaster. BP has claimed billions in tax write-offs for the cleanup and damages in connection with the Deepwater Horizon catastrophe. Enough is enough.
Protecting the Last Place on Earth - Petition!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, habitatdestruction, nature, wildlife )

- 9 hours ago -
Please sign this letter to palm oil traders, calling for an immediate halt to the clearing of rainforests in the Leuser Ecosystem, the last place on Earth where Sumatran orangutans, elephants, tigers, rhinos and sun bears still roam side by side.
The WorldâEUR(TM)s Craziest Anti-Women Laws
World  (tags: world, humanrights, freedoms, women's rights )

- 9 hours ago -
WomenâEUR(TM)s advocacy group Equality Now calls out 44 governments for their laws against women.
TAKE ACTION: Keep Shell Out of the Arctic!
Environment  (tags: climate-change, Shell Oil, shell, Arctic Drilling )

- 9 hours ago -
We have two opportunities for public comments over the next month and the first ends on Monday. Send your message with the form on the right.
Protecting the Last Place on Earth ACTION
Environment  (tags: Leuser Ecosystem, Acehnese people, Sumatran orangutans, elephants, tigers, rhinos, sun bears, ecosystems, wildlife )

- 9 hours ago -
The Leuser Ecosystem exists at a tenuous crossroads. Palm oil plantations threaten its lowland rainforests and peatlands, as well as the continued wellbeing of the millions of Acehnese people who depend on it for their food, water and livelihoods.
FBI Overstated Forensic Hair Matches in Nearly All Trials Before 2000
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, usa, ethics, dishonesty, cover-up, abuse, lies, politics, propaganda, crime, rights, safety, law, freedoms, violence, police )

- 9 hours ago -
The Justice Department and FBI have formally acknowledged that nearly every examiner in an elite FBI forensic unit gave flawed testimony in almost all trials in which they offered evidence against criminal defendants over more than a two-decade period bef
Emotional Reunion! Cleo the Cat Reunited With Her Human After 6 Years!
Offbeat  (tags: cats pets, reunited )

- 9 hours ago -
Amanda Graham lost her beloved cat Cleo around six years ago. Amanda was taking a college course in Ontario, Canada, when the small kitten slipped out of her room. Cleo had a habit of sneaking out, but she always came back. This time, however
There's Nothing in the World This Pit Bull Loves More Than Her Kittens (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: kittens, pit bulls )

- 9 hours ago -
The Pittie featured is a rescued pup who is living in a foster home along with a littler of new kittens. Now, since Pit Bulls are so mean and confrontational, youâEUR(TM)d think that the kittens would be threatened in some way right?
Demanding Cat Rings Bell to Have His Human Bring Him Treats (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: cats, pets )

- 9 hours ago -
If you have ever had the experience of living with a cat then you understand how temperamental they can be. They like to do what they want on their own terms: napping when they feel like it, snuggling with you only when theyâEUR(TM)re in the mood, and setting
Tiny 3 Week Old Kitten Chooses to Snuggle With a Dalmatian Instead of His Own Mother (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: cats, dogs, kittens, video )

- 9 hours ago -
All little kids go through a phase when they discover that their parents exist to enforce rules and make them go to school. When this happens, they start to learn how to leverage the affection of grandparents and babysitters who

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