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Stop Devastating Oil Spill Threat to Endangered Marine Animals in Wildlife Haven! - In Defense of Animals
Environment  (tags: oil tankers, Oil Spills, wildlife, ocean pollution, ocean ecosystems )

- 1 day ago -
Phillips 66 is a petrochemical giant with a bad track record of oil spills which sentences entire colonies of animals to horrific deaths. This company wants to double the number of oil tankers in the San Francisco Bay.
Open Thread - 4/21/2018
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

- 9 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). If you would like me to send you cards with links to my articles, add me as a friend.
Bill Maher From 4/20
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: humor, maher, satire, videos )

- 9 hours ago -
It's that time of week again, so here are four fine video clips from Bill's show last night. Enjoy!
TAKE ACTION: Act Now: Protect the Siskiyou Crest
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, ecosystems )

- 23 hours ago -
Post-fire logging is unequivocally damaging to fire-rejuvenated forests and aquatic ecosystems. The impacts to ecological, recreational and scenic values will be severe if the project is implemented.
Not Your Everyday Erinyes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Furies, Valerie Tampico, conservative, liberal, progressive, origin stories, Ancestral Story, Social Liberal Story, Structural Oppression Story )

- 15 hours ago -
A post on TomCat's blog. WE need the help of the Furies to keep watch on us and keep us honest at this point.
Earth Day 2018 Narrated By Julian Lennon   video
World  (tags: earth day, julian lennon, trees, wildlife, habitat, globalwarming, ecosystems, nature, oceans, environment )

- 7 hours ago -
Julian Lennon is his father's duplicate; not only in looks but his love of the earth and everything natural.
TAKE ACTION: Ban Elephant "Trophies" in the US
Environment  (tags: trophy hunting, wildlife, elephants, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Secretary Zinke needs to remember that his job is to PROTECT wildlife, not to encourage hunting threatened species...
21 April, Belfast: Support the Right of Return Rally
World  (tags: Belfast: Support the Right of Return Ral, Gaza Strip, protest, end US aid to Israel-siege of Gaza, world, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', palestine, news, world, usa, unitednations, Refugees&Relief, israel, europe, government, crime, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

- 12 hours ago -
Given the level of anger at the new level of callousness being demonstrated by Israel, and the planned use of lethal force to prevent Palestinians demonstrating for their rights, we have agreed to stand alongside our Palestinian brothers and sisters
Gary Lewis and the Playboys - Green Grass   video
Offbeat  (tags: green grass, gary lewis, 'environment, 'groovy video! )

- 1 day ago -
I remember when 'Green Grass' came out. I started to list this under 'environment' as a joke. LOL Enjoy!!
CDC Expands E. Coli Warning to Include All Romaine Lettuce
Health & Wellness  (tags: lettuce, kidney failure, ecoli outbreak, food, family, children, investigation, illness, nutrition, prevention, protection, risks, safety, warning, women )

- 1 day ago -
Thirty-one of those have been hospitalized, the CDC said, and although no one has died, five people have developed a type of kidney failure called hemolytic uremic syndrome.
Tell Congress to Fire Scott Pruitt
Environment  (tags: EPA, environmental protection, corruption, incompetence, tRump regime, petitions )

- 14 hours ago -
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is corrupt. His words and actions prove that he is strongly opposed to civil rights and environmental justice. He has even gone as far as actively working to tear apart our environmental protections.
Test Yourself: What Kind of Smile Do You Have?
Offbeat  (tags: Smile!, smiles, personality test )

- 13 hours ago -
Each one of us has a small, simple and free tool that can help improve any personâEUR(TM)s mood, including our own âEUR" weâEUR(TM)re talking about a smile, which is much more than just an automatic response to a happy
PETITION - Halt Onslaught of More Than 250,000 Devastating Animal Hoarding Cruelties
Animals  (tags: hoarding, abandoned, chihuahuas, cats, dogs, mice, ferrets, florida woman, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, humans )

- 11 hours ago -
Abandoned dogs seized from a garbage-ridden home. Dozens of malnourished chihuahuas rescued from a car serving as their makeshift home. A collection of cats, dogs, mice, and ferrets totaling nearly 100 discovered in the home of a Florida woman
TAKE ACTION: Reject Trump's RACIST Judicial Nominee
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Wendy Vitter, judicial nominees, Donald Trump, ethics, racism )

- 1 day ago -
Wendy Vitter is Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s judicial nominee for Louisiana. We canâEUR(TM)t let her sit on the federal bench. Sign your name right now to REJECT her nomination.
TAKE ACTION: Tell the Federal Communications Commission: Block the Sinclair Deal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Department of Justice, Sinclair )

- 1 day ago -
Tell the Federal Communications Commission and the Department of Justice: Block the Sinclair deal.
TAKE ACTION: PepsiCoâEUR(TM)s Profit-First Palm Oil Policy Is Still Destroying Rainforests
Environment  (tags: Palm Oil Deforestation, rainforest destruction, Pepsico )

- 1 day ago -
Join us in telling PepsiCo: we won't let PepsiCo put profits above future generations. It's time to cut conflict palm oil for good.
Bernie Introduces Bill To Impose Jail Time For Execs Behind Opioid Crisis
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Independent, Vermont, Proposes Bill, To Jail Big Pharma Execs, Opioid Crisis, Death, Corruption, americans, congress, crime, ethics, GoodNews, healthcare, lies, media, news, usa )

- 1 day ago -
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will introduce a bill Tuesday that would impose jail time for pharmaceutical executives whose companies engage in manipulative practices when marketing opioids.
The Outrage Against Childfree Women Is Real âEUR" And Needs To Stop
Society & Culture  (tags: society, family, women, children )

- 18 hours ago -
When 26-year-old Rose* tells people she doesn't want kids, she gets called "a selfish bitch, a child hater, unlovable, etc. I've also been told no man will ever love me."
How to Trim Cat Nails, and Why You Should
Offbeat  (tags: cats, pets, claws, trimming )

- 14 hours ago -
Cat nail trimming benefits cats, their owners and the houses where cats live. Here's how to trim cat nails safely and efficiently.
9 Amazing Health Benefits Of Tempeh
Health & Wellness  (tags: Tempeh, health Benefits, Nutrition, Body-Mind-Spirit, diet, disease, family, food, health, humans, illness, news, nutrition, research, science, safety )

- 6 hours ago -
The ability to harness the benefits of nature for the benefit of humans and their health in a variety of fields, especially in the field of nutrition, has made many of our kitchens much richer.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Sens. Murkowski and Sullivan: Oppose Trump's Pro-Torture Nominees Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, senators, nominees, torture injustice, war, usa, u.s. )

- 1 day ago -
Trump's new cabinet nominees risk putting us on paths to war with Iran and North Korea. They've overseen and support torture, and will continue American support for the Saudi war in Yemen. The Senate must reject them.
Support Bipartisan Legislation to Protect the Mueller Investigation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: mueller investigation, protection, Russia-tRump Investigation )

- 1 day ago -
Please support the Special Counsel Independence and Integrity Act -- bipartisan legislation to protect Special Counsel Mueller's Russia investigation, sponsored by Senators Graham, Booker, Tillis and Coons.
TAKE ACTION: Sign the Petition to Fox News: Fire Sean Hannity for Blatant Conflict-of-Interest
Society & Culture  (tags: Fox "News", alt-right, propaganda, ethics, safety )

- 1 day ago -
Sign the petition to Fox News: Fire Sean Hannity for his blatant conflict-of-interest.
More Than 200 Child Soldiers Freed in South Sudan
World  (tags: children, child soldiers, Sudan, South Sudan, world, Africa, UNICEF, war )

- 1 day ago -
More than 200 child soldiers have been freed in South Sudan, according to UNICEF. One hundred and twelve boys and 95 girls, some as young as 14, were freed at a special 'laying down of arms ceremony' organized by UNICEF Tuesday in the town of Yambio.
TAKE ACTION: Tell the U.S. Senate: Block and Resist Ronny Jackson. DonâEUR(TM)t Let Trump Privatize the VA.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ronny Jackson, Donald Trump, usa, u.s., republicans, democrats )

- 1 day ago -
It will take extra pressure to convince senators to block and resist JacksonâEUR(TM)s nomination and oppose privatization. Tell the U.S. Senate: Block and resist Ronny Jackson. DonâEUR(TM)t let Trump privatize the VA.
Sign Me Up! âEUR" Beyond Pesticides-Urgent Action: Sneak Attack on Local Pesticide Laws By Chemical and Pest Management Industry I
Environment  (tags: pesticides, farm bill, republicans, animals, water, healthconditions )

- 1 day ago -
Help stop an extraordinary sneak attack on the right of local communities to protect people and the environment from pesticides in the Republican Farm Bill, passed by the Agriculture Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives on April 18.
SHOCK As Deer HUNTED On National Trust Land Hours After New Boss Pledges To Help Nature.
Society & Culture  (tags: Blood Sports, Deer Hunting, Stag Hounds, National Trust )

- 18 hours ago -
SHOCKING footage has emerged which appears to show hunters assembling on lands managed by the National Trust in Somerset before allegedly launching into a deer chase across the moorland.

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