December 19, 2016
Today marks the release of a film entitled Keep Grizzlies Protected (http://www.keepgrizzliesprotected.com/) by noted filmmakers Anthony Birkholz and Marni Walsh. The film features leading scientists who speak out about threats to the future of the grizzly bear, and raise concerns about the federal government’s stated intention to strip federal protections from grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem early next year.
Delisting would expose the threatened population to trophy hunting. World-renowned scientists, as well as leading scientific societies, have expressed deep concern about the risk that state-sponsored sport hunting and other harmful policies will pose to grizzly bears. The grizzly bear is especially vulnerable because of its low reproductive rates, and much-diminished numbers since European settlers arrived. Even with federal protections, grizzly bears still number just 3% of what they once were in the lower 48 states. An unprecedented number of…
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The Earth2Trump Roadshow is coming to a town near you in January.
The roadshow is rallying and empowering defenders of civil rights and the environment to resist Trump’s dangerous agenda. Stopping in 16 cities on its way to Washington, D.C., it will bring thousands of people to protest at the presidential inauguration.
Click on the map below to RSVP for an event near you. Invite your friends, family and activist networks. Forward this webpage widely on Facebook, Twitter and email.
Beginning in Oakland and Seattle on Jan. 2, the Earth2Trump Roadshow will tour the country bringing speakers, musicians, outrage, fun and hope to 16 cities as it progresses toward the presidential inauguration on Jan. 20.
The shows will feature national and local speakers, great musicians, and an opportunity to join a growing movement of resistance to all forms of oppression and all attacks on our environment. We must stand…
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A woman will be serving jail time after kidnapping and killing her elderly neighbor’s pet. Applaud this tough stance against such a cruel crime.
Countless animals are tortured and killed for their fur every day. There are many cruelty-free materials available and this unnecessary torture should not go on any longer. Sign this petition and demand Dior stop using fur in its products.
A viral video reportedly showed a man punching a camel. The camel belonged to a ranch and was to be a part of a living Nativity scene. Demand justice for this innocent animal.
A dog was reportedly sexually abused by a couple who filmed the disturbing acts. This defenseless animal was abused for personal entertainment and possibly money. Demand that the couple be brought to justice, if found guilty.
A viral video showed a cat trapped in a cage and writhing in pain as scalding liquid was poured over it. The animal died from burn injuries soon afterward. Demand that justice is served for this innocent cat.