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A Law For the Protection of Animals!! PETITION!
Animals  (tags: GTurkish law to protect animals, animal suffering, animal cruelty, petition )

Animae
- 1 day ago - change.org
Crimes committed against animals in the Turkish Penal Code are under the heading "Property damage"!!
PETITION - We Demand STARBUCKS Sever Its Ties With HK Shark Fin Trade
Animals  (tags: starbucks, HK Shark Fin trade, shark fin soup, partnership, AnimalCruelty, animals, death, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - change.org
STARBUCKS partner in Hong Kong & Macau is Maxim's Caterers Ltd who operate 50+ restaurants serving shark fin soup. We are demanding that STARBUCKS sever its ties with the Hong Kong Shark Fin Trade by cancelling its license partnership
PETITION - Sign If You Agree With Canada: Condemn Donald Trump
Society & Culture  (tags: canada, Trump, trudeau, foreign leader, diplomacy, americans, ethics, government, politics, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau responded forcefully, a senior Trump official said there is a "special place in hell for any foreign leader that engages in bad faith diplomacy with Trump."
SIGN THE PETITION: End the Incarceration of Migrant Children
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: incarceration, migrant children, department of homeland security, migrant children, abuse, americans, corruption, government, republicans, usa )

Lone
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
We need to continue to pressure the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to end these atrocities on migrant children.
Act Now: Keep the Farm Bill Free of Harmful Riders!
Environment  (tags: wildlife, birds, conservation, bills, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - abcbirds.org
For more than three decades, the Farm Bill has been an effective tool for migratory bird conservation, sustaining essential habitat for more than 100 species, from Bobolinks to Bobwhites. But now, the Farm Bill is under attack.
PETITION - Sign the Petition: Do Not Sentence Children to Life Without the Possibility of Parole.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, prison. life, no possibility of parole, sentencing, americans, government, ethics, usa )

Lone
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
By every measure, sentencing children to life without parole is bad public policy. Eliminating it would provide an opportunity for review to be granted after a more reasonable period of incarceration
Wild Animals Are Turning Nocturnal to Keep Away From Humans
Environment  (tags: animals, wildlife, habitat, humans )

Glenn
- 16 hours ago - newscientist.com
Dozens of species all around the world are abandoning the day and becoming more active at night, to avoid contact with humans
SeaWorld, American Express, Fast Food Chains to Curb Single-Use Plastics
Environment  (tags: SeaWorld, american express, fast food chains, single-use plastic )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
The corporate tide against plastics coincides with commitments made earlier this week, in which Canada, France, Germany, Italy, the UK and the EU endorsed the G7 Ocean Plastics Charter
Michael Gove, The Environment Secretary, Allows Farmers To Cull Protected Ravens.
World  (tags: Ravens, Protected Birds, Tory Culling, Shooting, Farmers, Lambs, Killing, Michael Gove, Environment Secretary, Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Houses of Parliament )

Derek
- 1 day ago - thetimes.co.uk
Ravens, the iconic birds that are kept protected in the Tower of London, are to be culled across the rest of England and Scotland after claims they are slaughtering hundreds of lambs each year.
Stop ICE and Border Patrol
World  (tags: immigrants, immigration, injustice, oppression, ICE, Border Patrol, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - afsc.org
Since their inception, Immigration and Customs Enforcement and U.S. Customs and Border Protection have separated countless families, caused the deaths of people fleeing violence and poverty, and terrorized our communities.
Waitress Fired, Booted From Air Force Reserves Over Racist Video
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, racism, corruption, culture, environment, ethics, family, humans, government, news, rights, sadness, safety, society, usa, women, violence, world )

Frank
- 1 day ago - nypost.com
A Missouri waitress who spewed racist hate on social media lost her day job âEUR" and now has been thrown out of the Air Force, according to reports.
Stop A Corporate Attack at the Supreme Court
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: greed, 1%, one percent, economic injustice, SCOTUS, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - actionnetwork.org
For decades, millionaires and billionaires have thrown their money around and plotted schemes to get richer, line the pockets of right-wing politicians, and silence the voices of working people like us. Their current target is the Supreme Court.
The Long Siege of Julian Assange
World  (tags: Julian Assange, Ecuadorian Embassy, Australia )

Judy
- 1 day ago - independentaustralia.net
Assange was visited and given consular assistance by Australia at the Embassy about a week ago, but the content of the visit has not been revealed.
Palestinian Youth Goes Blind Due to Medical Negligence in Israeli Jails
Health & Wellness  (tags: Hassan Tamimi, Palestinian children's rights, MEDICAL NEGLECT, Hassan Tamimi, blindness, loss of vision, Palestinain prisoner rights violations, health, treatment, children, diet, news, prevention )

Fly
- 14 hours ago - imemc.org
Israeli authorities. on Sunday, released 18-year-old detainee Hassan Tamimi, from the village of Deir Nitham to the northwest of Ramallah, after he completely lost his sight
Donald Trump Is Getting Away With the Biggest Scandal in American History
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, foreign influence, coverups )

Freya
- 1 day ago - motherjones.com
Almost every day, Trump pushes out a simple (and dishonest) narrative via tweets and public remarks: The Russia investigation is aâEUR¦well, you know, a witch hunt. Or a hoax. Or fake news.
Senate Committee Moves to Force Public Disclosure of Drinking Water Contamination
Environment  (tags: senate committee, public disclosure, drinking water, contamination, Department of healt and human Services, environment, healthconditions, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
The amendment to the committee report, authored by Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H. and approved in the Interior-Environmental spending bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services to publish the study within two weeks of the bill becoming law.
PLEASE SIGN - Add Your Voice to Canada's Consultation on Plastics
Environment  (tags: canada, polution, plastic, consultation, federal government, conservation, environment, humans, nature, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - act.greenpeace.org
Take action now to add your voice and urge the federal government to move away from false solutions and to take a common sense approach by getting at the root cause of the plastics problem.
Make Paid Family Leave A Guarantee For ALL Working Families
Society & Culture  (tags: families, jobs, employment, children, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
The United States is one of the few first-world countries without a national policy for paid family leave. That must change.
Reports: Khalida Jarrars Administrative Detention Extended - Keep Up the Campaign for Freedom!
World  (tags: Palestine, Refugees&Relief, Khalida Jarrar, women parliamentarian, activism, freedom, campaign, samidoun, imprisonment, women Palestinian prisoners, justice, Palestinian, Human rights, administrative detention, world, usa, media, news, middle-east )

Fly
- 14 hours ago - samidoun.net
According to Palestinian news reports, the administrative detention order against Palestinian leader, parliamentarian, feminist and leftist Khalida Jarrar was renewed late on Thursday, 14 June, two weeks before she was scheduled to be released after a yea
TAKE ACTION:Keep Loggers Out of Selous Game Reserve!
Environment  (tags: endangered, ecosystems, protection, conservation, destruction, deforestation )

Dogan
- 12 hours ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Selous Game Reserve is an ecological treasure. Please protect the UNESCO World Heritage site, a habitat of endangered wildlife.
SEPARATION ANXIETY: What Trump Could Learn From Freud's Daughter About Parentless Kids
Society & Culture  (tags: Anna Freud, Dorothy Burlingham, separation anxiety, children, suffering, WWII, ICE, US policy, criminal prosecution, asylum-seeking adult immigrants, Hampstead War Nurseries )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - thedailybeast.com
"In reality it is the very quickness of the child's break with the mother that contains all the dangers of abnormal consequences." The children have deliberately been made hostages to government policy.
Urge Your Congress Member to Oppose Immoral Budget Bills
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government spending, ecology, environment, veterans, pollution, resources, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
Please urge your congress member to oppose the 'minibus' package that includes the Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Acts AND vote against any poison pill riders in the budget.
Europe's Oldest Tree Is Still Growing | HowStuffWorks
Environment  (tags: trees, GoodNews )

Glenn
- 17 hours ago - science.howstuffworks.com
Long may it continue to grow.
Petition: Grant Asylum to Domestic Abuse Survivors Again.
Society & Culture  (tags: humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, HumanRights, world, women, violence, children, crime, safety, murder )

Glenn
- 11 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The lives of thousands of people all over the globe depend on this.
Save the Spotted Owl ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, Canada, endangered, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 4 hours ago - wildernesscommittee.org
Less than a dozen spotted owls are left in the wild in southwest mainland BC (the only place they are found in Canada) because of extreme logging of their old-growth forest habitat.
Ban Animal Testing in Canada ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalCruelty, suffering, environment, protection )

Cher
- 5 hours ago - change.org
Animals in Canada need your help! Every year thousands of animals such as mice, rats, frogs, dogs, cats, rabbits, hamsters, guinea pigs, monkeys, fish, and birds are maimed and killed in laboratories through cosmetic testing.
 

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