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Do Not Repeal Endangered Species Act PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, endangered )

- 4 hours ago -
Don't repeal federal protections for endangered species.
Protect National Monuments From President Trump PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
Do not eliminate or reduce any U.S. national monuments.
Demand AVMA Reconsider Proposal to Allow Chickens to Be Killed By Suffocation/Live Burial PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 4 hours ago -
On April 16, 2017 the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) closed its comment period on a proposed set of guidelines for depopulation of farmed animals like chickens, turkeys and pigs.
Justice for Puppy Severely Beaten and Abandoned PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, cruelty, suffering )

- 4 hours ago -
Find and punish people responsible for beating a puppy to the point of paralysis and leaving it to die.
Justice for Service Dog Shot to Death PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, suffering )

- 4 hours ago -
Demand the maximum penalty for the couple who allegedly tied a service dog to a tree and shot him to death.
Stop the NRAâEUR(TM)s Give-Away to Gun Companies ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NRA, congressional cronies, bad pending legislation, NRA, usa, politics, government )

- 4 hours ago -
The bill, the deceptively named Hearing Protection Act, would deregulate gun silencers, facilitating the purchase of a gun add-on that makes it easier to kill
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Protect Sea Turtles
Environment  (tags: oil drilling, oil drilling in the Arctic, sea turtles, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, oceans, politics, protection, wildlife )

- 4 hours ago -
President Trump just signed an executive order reversing the Obama administration's ban on dangerous offshore oil and gas drilling in the Arctic and ordering a review of possible new drilling sites off the Atlantic Coast
How a Supermarket Sales Gimmick Has Become a Major Driver of Climate Change
Green Lifestyle  (tags: groceries, food, scams, waste, global warming )

- 4 hours ago -
As uneaten food rots in landfills, it releases a greenhouse gas more potent than carbon dioxide.
It's So Much Harder to Escape Poverty Than You Might Think - It Can Take Decades and An Incredible Streak of Good Luck
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, income, economics, economic injustice, income inequality, greed )

- 5 hours ago -
The U.S. economy is so divided we now have a two-class system, often divided by race, Peter Temin argues in his new book.
Trump Has Already Proven He's Willing to Bomb the World to Help His Political Standing
World  (tags: military, violence, foreign affairs, international relations )

- 5 hours ago -
The U.S. strikes in Syria and Afghanistan seem to be more about Trump acquiring a "presidential" aura and legitimacy than about making the world a safer place.
Here's What Trump Has Done For Women In His First 100 Days
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: sexism, lies, hypocrisy, anti-choice, reproductive rights )

- 5 hours ago -
White House advisor Ivanka Trump told a crowd in Germany that her dad is "a tremendous champion of supporting families" who believes in the potential of women. She was booed.
100 Days of Disaster for Our Democracy - A Review of Trump's Early Presidency
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, failures, racism, sexism )

- 5 hours ago -
Moyers' guests weigh in on the import or impotence of the early days of the Trump administration.
The World of Threats to the US Is An Illusion
World  (tags: USA, war threats, illusion, psychosis, militarists, arms manufactuers )

- 5 hours ago -
Arms manufacturers profit from the security psychosis even more directly than militarists. Finding new threats is always good business for someone. The search for enemies can lead to odd places.
Sumofus,Nevsun Shareholders Profiting Off Slace Labor Is Not Ok!Sign
Society & Culture  (tags: slave labour, abuse, law, rights, exploitation corporate abuse )

- 6 hours ago -
Mine owned partly by canadian comp Nevsun Resources used slave labor to dig its gold in Eritrea.UN report 2015.Last year decision ,canadian court agrees hear case filed by 3 workers suffering forced lab imprisoment,torture.M&G,end relationship with comp.
Telegraphuk,Orangutans Orphaned Due to Palm Oil Industry,Saved From Pet Trade in Pictures
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, animalwelfare, environment, endangered, suffering, wildlife, crime, conservation )

- 6 hours ago -
Huge Orangutan,rescued illegal pet behind bars as its all he sadly knows & this causes him least distress as staff atSumatran Orangutan conservation prog try to make him comfortable.Click pics to see drone footage of fire damage Tanjung Puting nat.park
India Aiming for All-Electric Car Fleet By 2030, Petrol and Diesel to Be Tanked
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, environment, globalwarming, humans, nature )

- 6 hours ago -
India is looking at having an all-electric car fleet by 2030 with an express objective of lowering the fuel import bill and running cost of vehicles.
Telegraphuk.Pelicans Get Up Close & Personal With the Camera on Lake Kerkini in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: environment, animals, birds photos, behaviour, feeding )

- 6 hours ago -
As a bird fan really impressed by these fantastic pictures in the moment a squadron of hungry Dalmation Pelicans get up close & personal with camera as they flock to the lake in Greece for a fishy feast.It shows huge open bills as fishermen hauledin nets
Telegraphuk,Magpies" Feel Grief & Hold Funerals" Type Gatherings for Their Fallen Friends
Animals  (tags: Birds, emotions, intelligence, empathy, Science and Research )

- 6 hours ago -
Animal expert Dr Bekoff said they even lay grass wreaths beside their bodies illustrating that predator magpies have a compassionate side.The same rituals have been seen by other corvids.Animal have emotions also ,seen in chimps,eles,dolphins & more
Elizabeth Warren: Trump's 100 Days   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, government, 100 days, Donald Trump, Elizabeth Warren, "our democracy" )

- 7 hours ago -
Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren talks about Donald Trump's first 100 days in office - why his policies are bad for working families, and why we have to keep fighting back. "This is OUR democracy, and WE have the power to stop him."
Care2,Madrid City Council,Start a Dog & Cat Sterilization Campaign
Animals  (tags: pets, dogs, cats, suffering sterilization, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abuse )

- 7 hours ago -
Thousands of homeless & abandoned animals will just keep growing & being killed unless a sterilization programme is adopted by the council with help from rescues.Tell Madrid council that this will reduce stray population & mean healthier lives
SURVIVAL,Write a Letter for the Uncontacted Indians of Brazil
Environment  (tags: environment, indigenous peoples, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, climate-change, wildlife, trees, Sustainabililty, nature )

- 7 hours ago -
To save these indigenous peoples & their forests please send letter to Michel Temer urge him to allow uncontacted Indians to survive.Use the template or amend it with your own words.& share share.
Before Vaquitas Vanish, a Desperate Bid to Save Them
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, extinction, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 7 hours ago -
No more than 30 vaquitas are left, according to a November estimate based on monitoring of their echolocation clicks. Half of the vaquitas counted a year earlier have disappeared.
Fish Bladders, Dolphin Trackers, and Human Greed: The Vaquita's Wild Path to Extinction
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, extinction, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 7 hours ago -
Time is running out for the vaquita. Human action - years of overfishing, and a sudden demand for a foreign fish bladder - has driven this charismatic species to the brink of extinction.
Focechange,Stop Rising Deforestation in the Amazon
Environment  (tags: environment, trees, wildlife, habitatdestruction, forests, endangered, CO2emissions, ecosystems, climate-change )

- 8 hours ago -
To Brazilian minister of agriculture,stop agricultural policies supporting deforestation in the Amazon rainforest.Stop lawmakers siding withthe agri industry 7 protect natural resources & tourism
Dartmouth Violating Federal Law By Using Live Animals!!!
Animals  (tags: animals in labs, Dartmouth )

- 8 hours ago -
LEBANON, N.H.âEUR"Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, in Lebanon, N.H., is operating in violation of federal law by using live animals to train emergency medicine residents..
Two Chinese Skeletons Discovered In A Roman Burial Ground Could Rewrite History!
World  (tags: Roman Burial Ground, Skeletons, Chinese, Southwark, Museum Of London )

- 8 hours ago -
Analysis of the bones, found in a Roman burial place in Southwark, discovered that they dated to between the 2nd and 4th Century AD and were probably ethnically Chinese.
Compassion for Pigs on Their Way to the Slaughterhouse
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, slaughter )

- 11 hours ago -
Why is giving water to desperately thirsty pigs a crime? Add your name to this Thunderclap to show your support.
Free Elephant Gajraj Now
Animals  (tags: elephant, abuse, animalcruelty, habitat, law, sadness, suffering )

- 11 hours ago -
Urge the Forest Minister of Maharashtra, India, to free Gajraj!

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