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These Tragic Images Reveal How Palm Oil In Everyday Products Is Harming Orangutans
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These Tragic Images Reveal How Palm Oil In Everyday Products Is Harming Orangutans

June 28th, 2016 | by hqanon
By Brianna Acuesta at trueactivist.com   These photos show how the palm oil industry affects innocent orangutans living in the rainforests. Learn what you can do to stop it! The palm oil industry is quickly eating up...
A mysterious battery has been charging a bell for 175 years without stopping
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A mysterious battery has been charging a bell for 175 years without stopping

June 26th, 2016 | by hqanon
By Ian Crossland at minds.com   At the University of Oxford in England, a bell contiues to ring (though inaudibly behind glass) after 175 years of activity.  The bell, known as the Oxford Electric Bell, consists of two...
DWI Arrests Skyrocket After Uber and Lyft Chased Out of Austin
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DWI Arrests Skyrocket After Uber and Lyft Chased Out of Austin

June 26th, 2016 | by hqanon
By Clarice Palmer at theantimedia.org   According to local CBS-affiliate KEYE TV, DWI arrests have increased 7.5 percent between May and June in the city of Austin in Texas. What changed? Uber and Lyft left town on May 9....
An Oil Spill in California Leaked Thousands of Gallons Into ‘Sensitive’ Area
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An Oil Spill in California Leaked Thousands of Gallons Into ‘Sensitive’ Area

June 26th, 2016 | by hqanon
(CommonDreams) An oil spill has reportedly leaked thousands of gallons of crude from a pipeline into a canyon in Ventura County, California, fire officials said Thursday—in what environmentalists say is a reminder of the...
Mom Takes Seemingly Funny Photo Of Daughter, Then Realizes A Harsh Truth
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Mom Takes Seemingly Funny Photo Of Daughter, Then Realizes A Harsh Truth

June 26th, 2016 | by hqanon
By Amanda Froelich at trueactivist.com   At first, she thought her 3-year-old was just being silly… There have been 188 school shootings in the U.S. in the past three years, believe it or not, which is why...
Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Derails California Commercial Crab Fishing
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Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Derails California Commercial Crab Fishing

June 26th, 2016 | by hqanon
By Jeff Sanchez at trueactivist.com   California State Officials try to cover up the real reason behind the banning of commercial crab fishing. Just a few months ago, back in November of last year, the entire state of...
Elephant Who Was Shot In Forehead Approaches Humans For Help
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Elephant Who Was Shot In Forehead Approaches Humans For Help

June 26th, 2016 | by hqanon
By Amanda Froelich at trueactivist.com   “He came 5 centimeters close to death. He was lucky.” It’s easy to get caught up in the gloom and doom of modern life, but there are good people that exist on the planet...
Child Rapists In Indonesia To Be Punished With Castration And Death Penalty
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Child Rapists In Indonesia To Be Punished With Castration And Death Penalty

June 26th, 2016 | by hqanon
By Amanda Froelich at trueactivist.com   Effective immediately, child rapists in Indonesia may be punished with chemical castration and/or the death sentence. Earlier this week, news surfaced of SC Johnson billionaire...
Wind Turbines On Galapagos Islands Are Cutting Down On Diesel Fuel Without Harming Endangered Birds
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Wind Turbines On Galapagos Islands Are Cutting Down On Diesel Fuel Without Harming Endangered Birds

June 26th, 2016 | by hqanon
By Brianna Acuesta at trueactivist.com   These wind turbines are replacing one-third of fossil fuels on the Galapagos Islands without harming a single endangered bird. Wind turbines are used to convert kinetic energy from...
Drone Captures Photos That Perfectly Reveal The Division Between Rich And Poor
Economy
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Drone Captures Photos That Perfectly Reveal The Division Between Rich And Poor

June 26th, 2016 | by hqanon
By Amanda Froelich at trueactivist.com   “Unequal Scenes” gives a bird’s eye view on the lines of inequality so clearly drawn in South Africa. Never before has the division between rich and poor been so easy to grasp....
Bad News for Hillary: Huge Percentage of Bernie Supporters Won’t Vote for Her
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Bad News for Hillary: Huge Percentage of Bernie Supporters Won’t Vote for Her

June 24th, 2016 | by hqanon
By Claire Bernish at theantimedia.org   Sen. Bernie Sanders’ supporters don’t lack in enthusiasm, as a cursory perusal of social media proves. In fact, mainstream media once likened their zealotry to that of an...
An Open Letter Calling for the Resignation of Saudi Sympathizing Politicians
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An Open Letter Calling for the Resignation of Saudi Sympathizing Politicians

June 24th, 2016 | by hqanon
Op-Ed by SM Gibson at theantimedia.org   Whether you are Nobel Peace Prize recipient Barack Obama or unabashed warmonger John McCain, if you hold a federally elected office in the United States and are calling for more...