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Wildfire in Fort McMurray, Canada, Shows Indigenous Resilience
Society & Culture  (tags: US & Canada, Canada, Natural disasters, Fort McMurray, Indigenous rights, First Nations )

Judy
- 20 hours ago - telesurtv.net
First Nations communities are opening their doors to people fleeing Fort McMurray, the city engulfed by the blaze at the heart of Canada's oil sands.
SIGN PLEASE! President Obama: Please Keep Protecting the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans
Environment  (tags: oil drilling leases, obama, oceans, politics, protection, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, energy, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
President Obama has protected the Atlantic Ocean from offshore drilling, but new offshore lease sales are scheduled in the Arctic Ocean, and seismic air-gun blasting, which is used to find oil and gas deposits below the ocean floor, is still planned for
Justice for Special Needs Student Allegedly Raped By Classmate
Society & Culture  (tags: Raped by Classmate, Student with an IQ of Second Grader )

Peter
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Target: Douglas Chin, Hawaii Attorney General! Goal: Improve security for special needs students in order to prevent sexual assault. A special needs student with an IQ of second grader was reportedly raped by Classmate in the high schools unisex bathroom
Animals Asia Review âEUR" See How You Helped the Animals in 2015!
Animals  (tags: Animal Asia Review, moon bears, bile farming, animal cruelty, animal rights )

Nancy
- 15 hours ago - animalsasia.net
The best news of all is the rescue of ALL remaining bears at Halong Bay, the site of VietnamâEUR(TM)s very worst bear bile farms. Today these majestic animals are outdoors and revelling in every new experience.
Did You Know India Is Shipping Street DOGS to Be SKINNED ALIVE and COOKED in China? Sign!
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, cruelty, death, dogs, killing, killed, law, pets, protection, suffering, sadness, humans, slaughter )

Patricia
- 12 hours ago - yousignanimals.org
India has agreed to ship thousands of stray dogs for the Yulin dog eating Festival in southern China, where the canines will be skinned alive and cooked
PLEASE SIGN Ban Live Animal Key Chains
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, death )

Nicola
- 1 day ago - shopforyourcause.com
Please sign and share, thanks.
SHE IS SO LONELY, SHE HOLDS HER TAIL FOR COMFORT. PLEASE HELP MALI THE LONELIEST ELEPHANT IN THE WORLD PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection, wildlife )

Anna
- 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Lonely Mali was stolen from her close-knit loving family in Sri Lanka while she was still nursing. For almost 40YEARS Mali has been confined to a barren concrete enclosure and denied the company of other elephants, which is essential to her emotional
Open Season for LGBT Attacks in Kyrgyzstan
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, safety, gayrights, law, world, Kygyzstan )

Cal
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Closer ties with Russia and strict new laws mean gay people live in fear as violence goes unpunished
These Photos of the Yulin Meat Festival Will Inspire You To Stand With Ricky Gervais and #StopYulin
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, environment, ethics, humans, sadness, suffering, society, slaughter, pets, protection, killing, killed, law )

Patricia
- 1 day ago - onegreenplanet.org
This June, China will hold its annual Yulin Meat Festival. Despite outrage from many citizens and the international community
Success: Lonely Chimp at Roadside Zoo Finally Retired to Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: mobile zoo, wilmer, alabama, roadside zoo, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, environment, protection, wildanimals )

Lone
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
The Mobile Zoo in Wilmer, Alabama, has finally released its lone chimpanzee Joe to an accredited sanctuary. Joe has spent the last 16 years alone at this roadside zoo. A petition on ForceChange even demanded that Joe be moved to a sanctuary.
Ask Jennifer Aniston to Stop Advertising With Companies That Test on Animals!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animaladvocates, abuse, crime )

Lilian
- 1 day ago - yousignanimals.org
ASSINE e COMPARTILHE a petição pedindo que a atriz e mulher mais bonita do mundo, Jennifer Aniston, pare de fazer publicidade para empresas que testam em animais.
âEUR~I Have No Sympathy for the AnimalsâEUR¦ I Feel a Deep SatisfactionâEUR(TM): Barbarity of Russian Fur Farms Where Thousands Are Slaug
Animals  (tags: Russian Fur Farm )

Michael
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
Shocking pictures show 1,000 skinned corpses of mink from animal farm in the Leningrad region of western Russia Animal rights campaigners compare conditions to 'concentration camps' and say 'air is poisoned with faeces'
Woman Suffers Heart Attack and Adopts Dog That Changes Her Life
Animals  (tags: dogs, rescued, pets )

Nathaniel
- 1 day ago - puppytoob.com
When Elsie Hamilton was only 48-years-old, she suffered a massive heart attack that almost took her life. She was working on her recovery for a while after her heart attack when her son decided that the family needed something wonderful.
New Amazon Frog Named After Mythical Monster
Animals  (tags: Dendropsophus mapinguari )

Stephen
- 1 day ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
The newfound frog gets its name from a legendary rain forest beast called the mapinguari.
Mass Evacuation as 'Apocalyptic' Inferno Engulfs Canadian Tar Sands City
Environment  (tags: destruction, healthconditions, weather, wildfires, Canada Tar Sands )

Cheryl A.
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
"Experts attribute the early onset and extremity of the fires to human-caused climate change, exacerbated by a strong El Niño effect, which led to a drier and warmer winter with lower-than-average snowfall." Peace.
Anger as Lidl Removes 100-Year-Old Bedlington Willow Tree to Make Way for Car Parking Spaces
Environment  (tags: Weeping Willow. Supermarket, Lidl, Bedlington, Northumberland, Lost Forever )

Derek
- 16 hours ago - chroniclelive.co.uk
Campaigners have lost their battle to save a century-old weeping willow tree in Northumberland from the axe.Residents in Bedlington have accused Lidl of arrogance and disrespect after the supermarket removed the local landmark without notice to the public
SeaWorld: Keep Your Promise to Protect Marine Life and Stop The Seven Seas Festival PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Their newest promise is to focus on animal research and conservation, educating people about the dangers animals are facing in the wild - developing their newest program for sharks with their rollercoaster: Mako
Help Stop Premature Delisting of Yellowstone Grizzlies PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, suffering )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - secure.defenders.org
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has proposed removing Endangered Species Act protections for grizzlies in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem and turning bear management over to the states of Wyoming, Montana and Idaho.
KING: Bernie Sanders Would Be Donald Trump's Worst Nightmare; Hillary, Not So Much
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, Bernie Sanders 2016, Donald Trump, Hilary Clinton, government, elections, democrats, republicans, news, usa, politics )

Frank
- 1 day ago - nydailynews.com
Bernie Sanders, on the other hand, would give Donald Trump fits in a head-to-head match up. Let me break it down.
Saudi Arabia Is Going to Carry Out Three Juvenile Executions
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Saudi Arabia, juvenile executions )

JM
- 15 hours ago - 911debunkers.blogspot.com
Petitioning U.S. Senate. Demand that Saudi Arabia ends juvenile executions.
Red Kite Shot and Killed in Leeds Soon After Laying Eggs
Animals  (tags: Red Kite, Leeds, Yorkshire, Police, Shot, Eggs )

Derek
- 12 hours ago - yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk
A PROTECTED bird of prey was shot and killed in woodland near Alwoodley Lane in the Eccup area of north Leeds. West Yorkshire Police said the Red Kite had been laying its eggs just hours before it was shot from its nest.
New Iberia Research Center Sending 220 Chimps to Retirement Sanctuary in Georgia
Animals  (tags: 220 research chimps, relocated, sanctuary )

Stephen
- 1 day ago - theadvocate.com
The remaining 220 chimps at a New Iberia research facility that not long ago faced becoming lab experiments will be relocated to a primate sanctuary in northern Georgia
Kerala: 19-Year-Old Dalit Nursing Student Gangraped in Auto PTI
World  (tags: India, Kerala, rape, gang rape, nurse, student, woman, girl, crime, death, conflict, HumanRights )

Roger
- 1 day ago - deccanchronicle.com
sadly another case of gang rape in South India.. will it ever stops ?
Mimouna, a Jewish Muslim Festival Everywhere Except Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: Mimouna, Morocco, zionism, Jewish-Muslim relations, news-media, world, americans, society, education, freedoms, culture )

Jess
- 22 hours ago - 972mag.com
Moroccan Jews have always celebrated Mimouna with their Muslim neighbors, and still do in Belgium, Italy and France. But in Israel, this charming custom fell prey to Zionisms
Please Sign-Ask Your Minister to Endorse the EU Action Plan! | IFAW - International Fund for Animal Welfare
Animals  (tags: wildlife, animalrights, cruelty, habitat )

Chrissy
- 15 hours ago - ifaw.org
If you want to help, please ask your Ministers of Environment and Justice to endorse this plan in June during the next minister council.
Irish Navy Release Rescued Turtle Back Into the Wild
Animals  (tags: Loggerhead Turtle, Gwithian Beach, Hayle, Irish Navy )

Derek
- 14 hours ago - itv.com
The release is the culmination of a four-month rescue programme which began when the juvenile turtle was discovered on Gwithian Beach near Hayle in January.
Tell Simons Foundation to Stop Funding Cruel Monkey Autism Experiments PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

Anna
- 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
While extensive advances in non-invasive brain neuroimaging like MRI have enabled scientists to safely and ethically study the inner workings of the human brain, it has not stopped the over reliance on animals in neuroscience research.
Tell the European Commission NOW: Do Not Create Link Tax Laws.
World  (tags: interesting, world, freedoms, International Law, internet )

M
- 1 day ago - savethelink.org
The European Commission has just launched a new process to push forward their unpopular hyperlinking fee. Let*s stop this idea here.
Media Silent While 3 Nuclear Disasters Are Unfolding Inside the US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, news, media, government, ethics, cover-up, corruption, abuse, media, 3, nuclear, disasters )

Darren
- 1 day ago - awarenessact.com
As American's everywhere fight over which bathroom to use, there are actual serious things going on in the country. The bathroom debate is meant to be a distraction, and as people are having these ridiculous debates, disaster is unfolding.
 

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