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Oliver The broken Bear, Free After 30 Years In A Bear Bile Farm In China

Originally posted on One Person, One World.:
Oliver The Broken Bear: Oliver was one of 10 bears rescued from a bear bile farm in Shandong province, China. 33 years old, he had spent 30 of those in this cage, with a…

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sign a petition against Saudi Arabia flogging man 1000 times

Saudi Arabia starts flogging man 1,000 times for insulting religion on Facebook In May, Badawi, a father of three, was sentenced to five years in prison, and will receive 1,000 lashes to be administered in public over the next 20 … Continue reading

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SeaWorld buying wild orcas for their sea zoos

SeaWorld seemed more interested in sending these orcas into a life of captivity to entertain tourists, rather than releasing them back into the ocean. First there was Springer, a young female discovered in Puget Sound, alone and undernourished. Springer was … Continue reading

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Thousands of beautiful badgers to be killed

Badgers across England are currently being threatened: a planned cull will begin soon unless we can convince the government to stop the slaughter. This cull is an extremely misguided plan to tackle bovine TB. The evidence that a mass slaughter … Continue reading

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The FSC loves Eucalyptus and destroys rain forests

In recent days, you might have seen web adverts for investing into Brazilian eucalyptus plantations, even on social oriented sites. While the investment may sound financially attractive it presumably involves several ethical hazards. Eucalyptus plantations are responsible for a variety … Continue reading

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The Burqa Master by Cid Andrenelli

A satirical look at Islam and an improbable use of a burqa. By Perth Dan. A combination of Hamid’s exploits and his old man’s fundamentalist religious beliefs entwine in an enthralling tale that mesmerises and makes it hard to put … Continue reading

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Interpol accused after Malaysia arrests Hamza Kashgari over Muhammad tweet

Interpol has been accused of abusing its powers after Saudi Arabia allegedly used the organisation’s red notice system to get a journalist arrested in Malaysia for insulting the Prophet Muhammad. Police in Kuala Lumpur said Hamza Kashgari, 23, was detained at the … Continue reading

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