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Fix Congress' Broken System for Reporting Sexual Harassment and Assault
Society & Culture  (tags: women, rape, crime, sexism, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
The House passed bipartisan legislation to reform this biased system months ago, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is holding the bill hostage in the Senate. That is unacceptable.
Sign : Success: Award Recognition Removed for Destinations That Allegedly Abuse Animals
Animals  (tags: travel sites, wild animals, abusing animals for profit, Success )

- 23 hours ago -
Applaud travel site for removing rewards from tourist hotspots that allegedly abuse animals for profit.
Petition: Do Not Sacrifice National Parks for Chocolate
Environment  (tags: national parks, rainforests, africa, chocolate, destruction, plantations, petition )

- 1 day ago -
Rainforests in the Ivory Coast in West Africa are destroyed due to chocolate. Cacao plantations are established even inside national parks, and major global chocolate manufacturers profit from this destruction. Please sign to protest this exploitation!
Please Sign-United Farm Workers | Earth Day Message to EPAâEUR(TM)s Scott Pruitt: DonâEUR(TM)t Gut Worker Protection Standards for Farm Wo
Environment  (tags: pesticides, children, wildlife, ecosystems, conservation, protection )

- 1 day ago -
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt wants to weaken rules that would prevent children from applying toxic pesticides and protect all of us from dangerous chemicals found in agricultural, commercial and residential settings.
Demand An End to Cruel Live Export
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, crime, cruelty, death, wildanimals, suffering, sadness, protection, law, pets, killed, killing, habitat, ethics, slaughter, humans, society, investig )

- 1 day ago -
By refusing to end live export ships during the hottest months of the year, the government is facilitating the suffering and deaths of sensitive, gentle animals.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Wolves
Animals  (tags: wolves, cruelty, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
Wolves deserve protection, not to be murdered just for existing. Please take action now to help save them:
Stockholm University Study: Miracle Moss Removes Arsenic From Drinking Water
Health & Wellness  (tags: Stockholm University Study, Drinking Water, Arsenic Removal, Moss, Removes Arsenic, Study, Stockholm, environment, health, humans, illness, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, research, safety, risks, study )

- 1 day ago -
The moss clears 80 percent of arsenic from a container of water in less than an hour. While it's not the responsibility of plants to clean up the mess we humans seem to make of the planet, it is certainly kind of them to show us how it's done.
Tell Facebook to Shut Down Wildlife Traffickers on Its Platforms
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, crime, death, endangered, environment, extinction, ethics, wildanimals, suffering, sadness, wildlife, slaughter, society, protection, pets, law, h )

- 22 hours ago -
Facebook has been accused of running ads on pages that sell ivory, rhino horn, and other products from endangered species.
4/19/1770 Captain James Cook Spotted The East Coast Of Australia
Offbeat  (tags: This day in history, 4/17, 1770, James Cook, Discovers Australia, culture, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, society, unusual, world )

- 22 hours ago -
On this day in history, Captain James Cook spotted and claimed the East Coast of Australia Cook was born in north-east England in 1728, and in his late teens, he worked on ships along the English coast and the Baltic Sea.
Inaction Got Us Here. It's Time To Protect Our Children
Society & Culture  (tags: children, kids, violence, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
The statistics don't lie; as many as 90 Americans are killed every day in violent incidents of gun violence. Among those, many are school children, not yet old enough to vote or join the military.
Tell Congress: Don't Destroy America's Largest National Forest | CREDO Action
Environment  (tags: Alaska, Lisa Murkowski, Republicans, Trump, Lobby, Corruption, Logging Industry, Tongass National Forest, ecocide, extinction, Sustainabililty, protection, politics, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, forests, tr )

- 1 day ago -
Inside America's largest national forest, the trees are older than the USA itself, >1000 years, but these ancient trees of the Tongass National Forest in Alaska will be decimated if Trump, Reps & Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski & the logging industry...
6 Must Have Ingredients For Fabulous Vegan Baking
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Vegan Diet, Plant based milk, lemon juice, organic sugar, coconut oil, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, family, food, green, health, healthy, home, organic, sustainable )

- 22 hours ago -
#3 Oat milk All plant-based milks can be used in baked goods, but, according to the ATK authors, oat milk is the absolute best. This is because it has a high sugar content, which allows it to brown nicely when baked.
Teachers Deserve Pay Equity and Affordable Healthcare
Society & Culture  (tags: teaching, education, schools, economic injustice, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Public school teachers do an invaluable service educating our children. In return, they get paid less than other college-educated workers, are forced to spend more of their time on standardized testing, and are subject to political attacks.
Sign Petition to Wells Fargo: Support Teachers. Dump the NRA
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, violence, gun nuts, sponsorships, banks, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Many corporations since the Parkland school shooting have divested from the National Rifle Association, but a big one remains: Wells Fargo.
USA: What's Been Stopping The Left?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Left Wing, Right Wing, Donald Trump, democrats, republicans, americans, candidates, economy, housing, lies, media, military, news, obama, politics, propaganda, troops, war )

- 1 day ago -
If progressive political parties had pursued a bolder agenda in the face of widening inequality and deepening economic anxiety, perhaps the rise of right-wing, nativist political movements might have been averted.
Stop Devastating Oil Spill Threat to Endangered Marine Animals in Wildlife Haven ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, pollution, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 18 hours ago -
Phillips 66 is a petrochemical giant with a bad track record of oil spills that sentence entire colonies of animals to horrific deaths. This company wants to double the number of oil tankers in the San Francisco Bay - a wildlife haven that supports
Urge Levi's to Use Vegan Leather ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, leather, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )

- 18 hours ago -
Levi's claims that sustainability is sewn into the fabric of everything that it does, from its manufacturing process to its climate change initiatives. Yet the company continues to use cows' skin for the patches on its jeans, even though it knows
Tell Facebook to Shut Down Wildlife Traffickers on Its Platforms | African Wildlife Foundation
Animals  (tags: cruelty, killing, sadness, suffering, slaughter )

- 16 hours ago -
Help us get Mark ZuckerbergâEUR(TM)s attention with a petition signed by at least 60,000 people demanding Facebook prioritize shutting down all activity that facilitates wildlife trafficking. DonâEUR(TM)t wait. Add your name now!
Tanzania: Battle To Save Africa's Elephants Gaining Support
World  (tags: Tanzania, Battle To Save Africa's Elephants Gainin, Elephant Conservation, africa, death, GoodNews, media, news, society, world )

- 12 hours ago -
MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK, Tanzania - The elephant staggered and keeled over in the tall grass in southern Tanzania, where some of the world's worst poaching has happened.
Pittsburgh, PA, USA: Fight Toxic (Privately Owned) Prisons Convergence June 8-11
World  (tags: Pittsburgh, PA, Reistance Convergence, June 2018, Toxic Prisons, Ecological Resistance, Animal Liberations, Environmental Saboteurs, conflict, corruption, crime, death, HumanRights, interesting, news, media, politics, society, world )

- 1 day ago -
This is the 3rd annual nationwide convergence of FTP, FTP (Fight Toxic Prisons) was founded 14 years ago. Many of the saboteurs and caged animal liberationists of the ecological resistance are in the most toxic prisons...they are my heroes.
7-Step Meditation to Celebrate Earth Day (Everyday!)
Environment  (tags: environment )

- 1 day ago -
Nurturing feelings of connection to, and gratitude for, this earth not only ensures that we respect it more, it also feels good, which boosts well-being.
Take Action & Sign the Petition-Tell the Federal Government to Frack Off. ALL High-Carbon Projects Must Get a Federal Impact Ass
Environment  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, climate-change, fracking, Tar Sands oil )

- 1 day ago -
Canada's government is proposing to exempt two of the highest-carbon types of projects in the country--fracking and in situ tar sands projects - from the federal environmental review process. Everyone can sign
What You Learn From a Life Surrounded By Troublemaking, Kickass Women
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: planned parenthood, women's health, abortion, women, politics, books, Cecile Richards, right to choose, feminism, 2018 )

- 1 day ago -
Why Planned Parenthoods Cecile Richards believes that now, more than ever, women are the most important political force in America. (Cecile Richards book 'Make Trouble: Standing Up, Speaking Out, And Finding the Courage to Lead' is out now via Touchstone)
Michael Cohen's Long History of Shady and Criminal Associations @Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, media, propaganda, lies, government, elections, corruption, abuse, dishonesty, ethics )

- 1 day ago -
Long before the president's attorney paid a porn star or had his office raided by the FBI,a pattern was established.If you've seen video or images of Michael Cohen,PresDonald Trump's personal attorney,they've been in locations more opulent than tawdry!!
MoveOn Petitions - We Can Stop Private Prisons
Society & Culture  (tags: private prisons, corruption, government, income disparity )

- 1 day ago -
For-profit companies are making a killing from our broken prison system -- raking in billions from longer and harsher confinement that disproportionately locks up Black folks and immigrants. <br />
PETITION - Defend Our Salmon
Society & Culture  (tags: salmon. B.C. wild pacific salmon. jobs, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
Our wild Pacific salmon are a public treasure. They are elemental to who we are as British Columbians, and we will not let them slip away. Healthy wild salmon populations support thousands of jobs and bring us together as British Columbians
Stop Attacking Teenagers for Fighting Against Gun Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: students, youth, protests, activism, activists, guns, violence, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
During floor debate in the Florida legislature on gun control laws, Republican Representative Elizabeth Porter belittled, mocked and insulted young people who are calling for an end to gun violence.
US Coast Guard Refuses to Stop Transgender People From Serving
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, America, transgender, LGBT rights, military, coast guard, Donald Trump, transgender ban, service people )

- 23 hours ago -
The US Coast Guard is "committed" to allowing trans people to serve, its leader Commandant Admiral Paul Zukunft told lawmakers on Tuesday. Donald Trump announced on Twitter last year that all trans servicepeople would be banned from the US armed forces.
Trump Moves to Cancel Student Loan Debt for Disabled Veterans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump, student loans, college, veterans, military, disabled, disability )

- 23 hours ago -
The Department of Education will partner with the Department of Veteran Affairs to identify disabled student loan borrowers who are eligible for debt forgiveness.
After #1 Vermont, What Are The Next 9 Most Ecofreindly States In the US
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, US States, Vermont, Oregon leaders, worst ecofriendly, Arkansas, CO2emissions, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, green, health, healthy, home, humans, recycling, sustainable )

- 22 hours ago -
23 metrics âEUR" which are surprisingly comprehensive âEUR" are grouped into 3 equal categories: Environmental quality, eco-friendly behaviors, and climate-change contributions. There is also a listing of the 10 worst eco-friendly states.

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