90-year-old man faces 2 months in prison for feeding the homeless

Polar bear habitat update: what a difference a year makes to sea ice coverage in Canada!

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There is far more ice — and far more concentrated ice — in Canada this year than on this day last year. That’s good news for most polar bear populations.

[And, it turns out, more ice total this year on this date than there has been since 2001!]

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I’ve made a composite 2014/2013 ice map for 4 November that tells the story (courtesy daily Canadian Ice Service sea ice maps).

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Call to protect dolphins, whales and basking sharks in two ‘megafauna hotspots’ off Falmouth and the Lizard (UK)

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Basking shark photo by JP Trenque Tuesday, November 4th, 2014. Wildlife campaigners are calling for important places for dolphins, whales and basking sharks to be protected in 17 ‘megafauna hotspots’ around our shores, including…

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This 2 Minute Video Will Inspire Anyone to Take a Stand Against Animal Cruelty | One Green Planet

Life or Lunch?

Although animal cruelty may not always be so easy to identify, in one way or another, we are constantly surrounded by it. Our favorite fast-food restaurants use catchy slogans and “tasty” burgers to mask their support of physically abusing cows before they are slaughtered. Childhood favorite attractions such as zoos, aquariums, and theme parks take advantage of colorful scenes and exotic animals in order to lure in guests who (unknowingly) support the misery of animals in captivity. The makeup brands, cleaning products, and even medicines we utilize on a daily basis could be supporting animal testing in laboratories nationwide.

In the eyes of Compassion in World Farming, enough is enough. In their new campaign titled “End the Cage Age,” the organization intends to end the use of caged rabbits in laboratory testing experiments. Every year, over 330 million rabbits are bred in Europe … that’s more than…

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Ruffin woman’s home phone hacked, charged $6,094

Share photo of unidentified teen to help solve 40-year-old mystery

Denounce Oil Company for Evading Environmental Cleanup – ForceChange

Denounce Oil Company for Evading Environmental Cleanup – ForceChange.

Punish Students for Hanging Animal as a Prank – ForceChange

Punish Students for Hanging Animal as a Prank – ForceChange.

Praise Congressman for Contributing to Animal Welfare – ForceChange

Praise Congressman for Contributing to Animal Welfare – ForceChange.

Stop Pet Stores from Selling Puppy Mill Dogs – ForceChange

Stop Pet Stores from Selling Puppy Mill Dogs – ForceChange.

Praise Organization for Promoting Humane Down – ForceChange

Praise Organization for Promoting Humane Down – ForceChange.

Ban Ownership of Endangered Species – ForceChange

Ban Ownership of Endangered Species – ForceChange.

Punish Man for Throwing Chihuahua – ForceChange

Punish Man for Throwing Chihuahua – ForceChange.

Support Boycott of Rodeos – ForceChange

Support Boycott of Rodeos – ForceChange.

Convict Man for Hosting Dog- and Cockfighting Events – ForceChange

Convict Man for Hosting Dog- and Cockfighting Events – ForceChange.

Ban Sale of Abused Animals in Pet Stores – ForceChange

Ban Sale of Abused Animals in Pet Stores – ForceChange.

Stop Honor Killing of 10-Year-Old Rape Survivor – ForceChange

Stop Honor Killing of 10-Year-Old Rape Survivor – ForceChange.

Surprise: Biodegradable plastic bags usually aren’t

Surprise: Biodegradable plastic bags usually aren’t.

Save Jaguars and Ocelots From Open-pit Mining

Save Jaguars and Ocelots From Open-pit Mining.

Can you help Jemima’s place?

BREAKING: Obama Knew Where US #ISIS Hostages Were Being Held But Refused to Act (Video)

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DAMN MOBAMAHAD!!!

H/T Gulfdogs Daily

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American journalist James Foley was kidnapped and held for two years. Foley was beheaded by ISIS in August. ** ISIS Is Holding At Least Four More American Hostages.
Obama’s refusal to act resulted in the brutal death of two Americans.
The White House knew for several weeks where the US hostages were being held. But Obama failed to act.
Catherine Herridge reported, via Happening Now:

See Video and Read More: http://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2014/11/confirmed-obama-hesitated-to-rescue-us-isis-hostages-2-americans-beheaded-video/

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