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PETITION -- DonâEUR(TM)t Persecute Ravens in Barbaric Slaughter
Animals  (tags: persecution, ravens, barbaric slaughter, highlands, scotland, killing, experiment, scttish NAtural heritage, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
Hundreds of ravens in the highlands of Scotland may soon be targeted by hunters thanks to a new five-year license permitting their killing as part of an experimental cull led by Scottish Natural Heritage.
Cat Adopts Orphaned Kitten The Moment She Arrives At Sanctuary - The Dodo
Animals  (tags: Syria, The Cat Man of Aleppo, animals, cats, pets, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 1 day ago -
When Hala the cat met a 2-month-old kitten named Lola, she immediately decided that she was going to be Lola's mum.
Tell Facebook to Shut Down Wildlife Traffickers on Its Platforms
Animals  (tags: wildlife, endangered species, poaching, trafficking, social media, petitions )

- 18 hours ago -
Running ads on pages that sell ivory is abhorrent.
Dog Horrifically Abandoned With Infected Wound and Prolapsed Uterus Deserves Justice
Animals  (tags: dogs, pets, veterinary care, suffering, cruelty, petitions )

- 18 hours ago -
Charge individual responsible for horrific botched spaying surgery on innocent dog to the highest extent of the law.
Tell Secretary Zinke: No Drilling in the Arctic Refuge | Audubon
Environment  (tags: arctic national wildlife refuge, oil and gas industry, protection, conservation, ecosystems, habitat destruction, pollution )

- 18 hours ago -
The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is under its most serious threat yet. Because of the passage of the tax bill in late 2017, the Arctic Refuge is no longer protected from oil and gas development.
Environment  (tags: plasticpollution, Plastic Waste )

- 1 day ago -
Record levels of plastic discovered in Arctic sea ice -WE MUST ACT NOW-WE CAN NOT WAIT-THERE IS NO PLANET B
Animal Advocates Announce Intent to Sue Maryland Roadside Zoo for Violating Endangered Species Act and State Animal Cruelty Law
Animals  (tags: roadside zoos, Endangered species act, state animal cruelty law, Animal Legal Defense Fund, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, environment, habitat, humans, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
âEURoeThe Animal Legal Defense Fund has documented visibly sick animals, some without water in intense heat, and living in barren animal enclosures in severe disrepair with significant accumulations of feces and waste
Stand With Teachers!
Society & Culture  (tags: teachers, education, schools, schooling, strikes, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
All across the country, teachers are taking to the streets to protest budget cuts and low wages.
This Horse Was Kicked in the Face After Collapsing | Save Animals | Peta2
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, animal welfare, horses, protection, suffering )

- 18 hours ago -
Tell the BIA to seize this horse and provide the animal with veterinary care immediately and to charge and prosecute the abuser.
TAKE ACTION: URGENT: Keep Kansas Dog Tracks Closed
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, animalcruelty, cruelty, dog racing, greyhound racing )

- 11 hours ago -
Tell Governor Colyer and the Kansas State House and Senate not to bring the inhumane practice of greyhound racing back
Brain Lesions Induced in Baby Marmosets to Study Eye-Hand Coordination-Please Sign
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, animal rights, abuse, vivisection Animal Cruelty, marmoset monkeys )

- 18 hours ago -
At the conclusion of the testing, they were deeply anaesthetised, transcardially perfused and their brains were sectioned for further analysis.
PETITION - Eleven Animals Allegedly Starved, Neglected, and Kept in Filthy Pens Deserve Justice
Animals  (tags: animals, neglected, filthy pens, clean water, food, maximum penalty, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, humans )

- 1 day ago -
Goal: Demand that the man who allegedly kept eleven animals in dirty pens with no access to clean water or food receive the maximum penalty by law.
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, weapons, guns, firearms, dark money, political contributions, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
The impacts of war and militarism are in our schools and in our streets. Our students are standing up and saying no to the NRA and gun violence.
Climate Change Impacting Japan
Environment  (tags: climate-change, environment, humans, oceans, globalwarming )

- 1 day ago -
Climate change is already altering life in Japan, and its impact is expected to deepen in the coming years and decades. Turbulent weather is an obvious aspect of climate change, but the loss of Japanese cultural heritage is among the associated effects...
TAKE ACTION: Brain Lesions Induced in Baby Monkeys - More Cruel Experiments at Monash University
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, animalcruelty )

- 14 hours ago -
Please click on the link to our case study below for further details and to send a strong message to Monash University that these cruel experiments MUST be replaced with more humane, human-relevant methods of research.
Almost 1500 Bird Species Face Extinction and WeâEUR(TM)re to Blame
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalrights, animals, animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, conservation, cruelty, death, endangered, extinction, habitat, killed, killing, protection, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 14 hours ago -
One-eighth of the worldâEUR(TM)s 11,000 bird species are now threatened, and in most cases farming is the biggest threat thanks to our increasingly meat-rich diets
Equal Rights Amendment Takes Major Step Forward
Society & Culture  (tags: women, gender equality, civil rights, human rights, feminism, constitutional amendments )

- 1 day ago -
The Illinois Senate voted 43-12 to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment. Only two more states are needed, and with Senate passage, Illinois is now halfway there.
End Predatory Phone Rates for Families of Incarcerated People
Society & Culture  (tags: prisons, inmates, families, civil rights, human rights, greed, petitions )

- 18 hours ago -
When seven people died during an outbreak of violence in a South Carolina prison last week, state officials didn't blame prison conditions or the lack of adequate guard staffing - they blamed cell phones.
TAKE ACTION: LIVE EXPORT UPDATE: We Have a Plan, But We Need Your Voice.
Animals  (tags: aanimalcruelty, cruelty, abuse, abused, Live Export, live animal exports )

- 13 hours ago -
LIVE EXPORT UPDATE: We have a plan, but we need your voice. This is whatâEUR(TM)s happening to animals routinely, under Australian standards, and under the full control of the Australian Government, live export companies and the live export industry.
TAKE ACTION: Yosemite Hotels Belong to the American People, Not a Billionaire Trump Donor
Environment  (tags: Yosemite National Park, National Park, Donald Trump )

- 11 hours ago -
Tell Delaware North Chairman Jeremy Jacobs: Drop your lawsuit against the National Park Service.
Petition · Amtrak: Reinstate the Veterans Advantage Discount · Change.Org
Society & Culture  (tags: amtrak, veterans, discounts )

- 17 hours ago -
Amtrak recently ended its Veterans Advantage 15% discount to veterans, active duty military, retired military and their families. Veterans Advantage was founded by Vietnam Veteran Scott Higgins and his wife in 2000.
Urge Your Senators to Oppose Kenneth Marcus for Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, sexism, women, girls, petitions )

- 21 hours ago -
Marcus has a history of supporting sex segregation in public schools and did not agree to fully support and protect Title IX and other civil rights laws during his hearing. This is unacceptable.
Demand Justice With the People of Flint | Story of Stuff
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flint water crisis, Nestle's, health, lead water pipes )

- 18 hours ago -
Enough is enough. On the anniversary of the Flint lead crisis, we're joining our allies to send a message to Governor Snyder: water for Flint, not for Nestlé's profit. 
TAKE ACTION: Justice for the Forest Defenders
Environment  (tags: old growth forests, deforestation, ecosystems, destruction, environment, forests )

- 9 hours ago -
Forest defenders are heroes, not criminals! The ECJ ruled the logging of the ancient BiaÅ,owieża Forest was illegal. We demand justice for those who opposed the logging and still face legal charges. We call on you to stop prosecuting...
Here's How Most People Actually Feel About Abortion, According to a National Survey
Health & Wellness  (tags: reproductive rights, women, abortion, opinions, attitudes )

- 18 hours ago -
The controversy surrounding abortion rights often makes it seem like the country is seriously split right down the middle about whether or not women should have the right to choose to terminate their own pregnancies.
Why Drug Companies See Rare Disease Patients as Human Jackpots
Health & Wellness  (tags: rare disease, drug companies, drugs, prescription medication, prescriptions, health insurance )

- 1 day ago -
Loukisha Olive-McCoy, 44, has hereditary angioedema (HAE), a life-threatening disease so rare that many doctors have only read about it. Each week, she injects medicine into her body thatâEUR(TM)s worth more than a yearâEUR(TM)s rent for her tiny bungalow.
Stop the Royal Whitewash
World  (tags: Middle East, royalty, oppression, tyranny, human rights, petitions )

- 21 hours ago -
Every year, Bahrain's King Hamad joins the Queen at the Royal Windsor Horse Show. As an unelected despot who continues to brutally crush demands for democracy, being seen next to the Queen gives him vital legitimacy.
Stop Congress From Creating a New Federally Funded Voucher Program
Society & Culture  (tags: schools, education, children, kids, petitions )

- 18 hours ago -
Members of Congress recently introduced the Military Education Savings Accounts Act (HR 5199 / S. 2517), which would create a private school voucher program for students with an active-duty parent in the military.

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