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Petition - Demand Ivory Ban in the European Union
Animals  (tags: elephants, elephant poaching, ivory trade, European Union, Trade Ban, prevention of further killings, prevention of wildlife loss, Wildlife conservation, animal welfare and rights, Animal welfare act, stronger protection, biodiversity wildlife )

Kalliope
- 23 hours ago - forcechange.com
Demand that the E.U. ban ivory imports and trade to protect elephants. This year, both China and the United Kingdom have announced bans on the sale of ivory. Although the E.U. has banned the export of raw ivory, ivory can still be sold within the E.U.,
Petition: STOP Detroit Humane Society From Putting PUTBULLS Down Just Because!!!
Animals  (tags: pitbulls, euthanizing healthy animals, discrimination based on breed, animal welfare and rights, chances, adoptable animals, prevention of killing healthy animals, stronger protection laws, ethical treatment of animals, training program )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Detroit Michigan human society Puts down PITBULLS!! JUST BECAUSE PREVIOUS OWNERS ATTEMPETED to train them for fighting !! PUNISH THE OWNER NOT THE PITBULL ITS CALLED TRAINING !! ITS NOT IMPOSSIBLE!! I watch their show and it just pisses me off the...
Petition - Tell Fodor's Travel to Provide Accurate Information About Animal-Welfare Issues, Including the Ways That Elephants...
Animals  (tags: elephants abused, huge suffering, exploitation of animals, violations, prevention of further mistreatment, prevention of cruelty to animals, animal welfare and rights, Animal welfare act, stronger protection laws, ethical treatment of animals )

Kalliope
- 22 hours ago - action.peta2.com
Fodor's Travel, one of the most popular travel guides in the world, claims that elephants "enjoy" performing for tourists. ... Um, no they don't. Elephants who are used for rides and shows live under the constant threat of physical violence and...
Tell Congress: Protect Our National Monuments!
Environment  (tags: conservation, climatechange, protection, world, nature )

Julie
- 1 day ago - parkb.it
Tell Congress: Protect our National monuments!
Petition - Punish Star Athlete Who Allegedly Beat and Starved His Dog
Animals  (tags: barbaric dog cruelty, beaten dog, starvation, deplorable conditions, animal rights, justice for animals, prosecution, harsh penalties, ownership ban, prevention of further mistreatment, Animal welfare act, stronger protection, Respect for animals )

Kalliope
- 12 hours ago - forcechange.com
Demand that the athlete who allegedly abused, starved, and denied veterinary care to his dog receive the maximum penalty by law. A dog was allegedly starved and beaten in a shocking case of animal cruelty. Per veterinarians, the dog was severaly...
PETITION AND VIDEO - End Nursing Home Abuse! PLEASE SIGN
Society & Culture  (tags: ELDER ABUSEM NURSING HOME ABUSE, ontario, Cnaddsenior, nursing staff, abuse, crime, ethics, government, politics, society, rights, violence, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - change.org
It is extremely unfair and unjust to abuse a senior in a nursing home, solely because they are depending on the nursing staff to take care of them. Having negative impacts on seniors life only decreases their happiness, will to live, and quality of life
Petition - Tell Venues That UniverSoul Circus Needs to Drop Its Cruel Animal Acts!
Animals  (tags: circus animals, exploitation of animals, performing animals, animal welfare and rights, retirement, ethical treatment of animals, prevention of further mistreatment, needless suffering, stronger protection laws, ban of animals for entertainment )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - support.peta.org
Despite learning about UniverSoul Circus' long history of working with notorious animal exhibitors, some venues are still moving forward with plans to host the cruel circus, and we need your help to show them that the public doesn't support circuses...
Petition - Success: Montreal to End Put Bull Ban
Animals  (tags: montreal, Pit Bulls, breed discrimination, ban, Animal welfare act, animal rights, prevention of further killings, ethical treatment of animals, Respect for animals, stronger protection, Good News )

Kalliope
- 12 hours ago - forcechange.com
Praise Montreal for ending unfair pit bull ban. Montreal is rolling back its ban on pit bulls and related breeds less than a year after it was put into effect. The ban had been heavily criticized by animal welfare groups, citing that forbidding...
Petition - Fight Invasive Fire Ants in Hawaii
Environment  (tags: fire ant problems, fragile ecosystems, prevention of damages, Environmental Defence, invasive species control, eradication program, massive destruction, harmful impact, endangered animals, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 23 hours ago - forcechange.com
Eradicate invasive ants, which are a major threat to Hawaii's delicate ecosystems. Little fire ants first appeared in Hawaii in 1999. Although these ants are very small - only about a millimeter in length - they have since caused massive damage to...
Demand Police Capture Serial Dog Killer
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty )

Lisa
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
this petition to demand a full investigation of the poisoning incidents, and that the culprits be apprehended and punished as soon as humanly possible.
Petition - Success: U.S. Must Accept Transgender Military Recruits
Society & Culture  (tags: militarism, recruitment, transgender rights, equality, acceptance, freedoms, discrimination, individualism, society )

Kalliope
- 12 hours ago - forcechange.com
Express thanks for overturning President Trump's attempts to ban transgender military recruits. Transgender rights were upheld in a U.S. District Court after judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly ruled that the United States military must begin accepting...
VIDEO - Monsanto Giving Cash to Farmers Who Use Controversial Pesticide
Environment  (tags: monsanta, cash, farmers, controversial pesticide, restrictions, drift-prone, chemical, conservation, environment, humans, nature, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
The cash-back offer comes as several states are considering restrictions on the use of the drift-prone and highly volatile chemical. DuPont Co. and BASF SE also sell dicamba-based formulations.
Petition - Sulawesi: Stop Dredging Paradise for Concrete!
Environment  (tags: Sulawesi, illegal mining, sand dredging, exploitation of resources, trafficking, responsible development, environmental damages, prevention of wildlife loss, wilderness preservation, stronger protection, stronger controls, sustainability )

Kalliope
- 11 hours ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Sand is getting scarce. Around the world, sand from beaches, rivers and oceans is being dredged for concrete and land reclamation projects. In Indonesia, entire coastlines are being eaten way by sand miners, for example in Palu Bay on Sulawesi. JATAM,...
PETITION --Tell the Province to Grow the Greenbelt to Protect Our Vulnerable Waters PLESE SIGN
Environment  (tags: province, canada, greenbelt, vulnerable waters, urbanization, rising populations, dev )

Lone
- 1 day ago - act.environmentaldefence.ca
Rapid urbanization, rising populations, and development pressures within the Greater Golden Horseshoe are threatening the integrity of our waters.
Victory for Indigenous Rights in Brazil as Court Revokes License for the Belo Sun Mine
Environment  (tags: ecology, South America, Brazil, Amazon rainforest, indigenous peoples )

Freya
- 1 day ago - amazonwatch.org
In the unanimous ruling, the court cited Belo Sun's failure to uphold the right of local indigenous communities to prior consultation on the project's complex social and environmental impacts.
Petition - Add Your Name to Tell Chuck Grassley: Don't Rubber Stamp Trump's Judges!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, republicans, wrong priorities, Climate Change, peopleĀ“s rights, health care, Environmental issues, worker's rights, dangerous politics, judicial nominees, ethical concerns, risks, misuse of power )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - actionnetwork.org
Independent courts matter more now than ever. President Trump's Muslim ban. Access to reproductive health care. The rights of people of color and LGBTQ Americans. Securing workers' rights. Fighting climate change. Every issue we face as a country comes...
These Anti-Abortion Alabamians Say They Won't Vote for Roy Moore
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alabama, candidates, GOP, sexism )

Freya
- 23 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
Conventional wisdom says that Republican candidates always get the anti-choice vote. But the current cultural reckoning with sexual assault is complicating this already complex issue for voters.
As "Climate Change" Fades From Government Sites, a Struggle to Archive Data
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: global warming, denial, ignorance, Trump regime, Internet, World Wide Web, government websites )

Freya
- 1 day ago - johnenglander.net
The Environmental Data & Governance Initiative (EDGI), a mostly volunteer network formed after President Trump's election, monitors about 25,000 federal web pages each week for changes.
GOPs List of Economists Backing Tax Cuts Includes Ghosts Office Assistants Ex Felons and A Sprinkling of Real Economists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP tax scam, tax shame, ghosts, office assistants, ex felons, economists, lie, farce, fabrications )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - theintercept.com
And this is the experts that will cause the wealthy to receive huge benefits at the expense of the rest of us. We live with what is done at the highest level and they did it based on lies and fabrications and now even ghostly input.
Officials Announce First DoD-Wide Audit, Call for Budget Certainty
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, defense, accountability )

Freya
- 21 hours ago - defense.gov
Defense Department Comptroller David L. Norquist and chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W. White also addressed the possibility of a government shutdown when the continuing resolution that has been keeping the government running expires tomorrow.
The Silence Breakers
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, culture, society, rape, sexual, #MeToo, harrasment, safety, sadness, violence, women, crime, abuse )

Mari
- 19 hours ago - time.com
Time - Person Of The Year The Silence Breakers ...
National Blood Shortage Prompts Call for Dog Donors at Alberta Clinics
Health & Wellness  (tags: bloood, dogs, dog donors, alberta clinics, health, protection, treatment )

Lone
- 1 day ago - metronews.ca
What makes Parker's altruism unusual is that he's a happy-go-lucky giant schnauzer mix. The rescue dog, which had to go through a series of tests to make sure he was eligible to donate, doesn't seem to mind the donor sessions at all.
France to Ban Mobile Phones in Schools From September
Society & Culture  (tags: children, culture, education, ethics, GoodNews, interesting, internet, law, media, politics, society, schools, mobile phones, France, ban )

Ricardo
- 21 hours ago - nexusnewsfeed.com
The French government is to ban students from using mobile phones in the countryâEUR(TM)s primary, junior and middle schools. Children will be allowed to bring their phones to school, but not allowed to get them out at any time until they leave, even...
Shadowy Facebook Ads That Pushed Trump Are Back in Alabama
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, candidates, Alabama, senate races, dirty tactics )

Freya
- 23 hours ago - thedailybeast.com
Three months after Mark Zuckerberg pledged to stop external forces from disproportionately affecting U.S. elections, targeted ads are bombarding voters in a pivotal Senate race.
Golden Eagles Released in Scotland With Hope They Will Fly South
Animals  (tags: conservation, environment, endangered, wildlife )

Pete
- 10 hours ago - theguardian.com
Conservationists launch project to restore bird numbers with view to reintroducing them in northern England and Lake District
UK to Bring Back Beavers in First Government Flood Reduction Scheme of Its Kind
Animals  (tags: animals, conservation, environment, GoodNews, habitat )

Pete
- 10 hours ago - theguardian.com
Beaver family will be released in the Forest of Dean to stop a village from flooding, with potential for further such schemes to follow
Stop Bail Profiteers!
Society & Culture  (tags: injustice, bail, greed, economics, poverty )

Freya
- 23 hours ago - action.aclu.org
Millions of people face a hard choice: pay bail or sit in jail. They haven't even been convicted of a crime. They simply have a case underway. But when you can't afford bail, it means going to jail and risking your livelihood.
Major Cause of Dementia Discovered
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, illness, research, treatment )

Glenn
- 17 hours ago - medicalxpress.com
Maybe it can help us cure Alzheimer's as well.
 

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