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11. Juni 2013

Trotz Warnung an Behörden: Elefantin Mädi im Zirkus gestorben

Bereits im letzten September haben wir die Behörden auf die tierquälerische Haltung von Mädi im holsteinischen Gnissau aufmerksam gemacht. Im Quartier des Zirkus Mustang wurde die Elefantendame ohne Außengehege und allein gehalten -...read more »

11. Juni 2013

Die traurige Geschichte eines Fisches, der lebend serviert wurde

Mit einem scharfen Messer schnitt der Koch ihm in der Küche den Bauch auf, ohne dabei das gesamte Nervensystem zu verletzten. Dann wurde er auf den Teller gelegt und zum Tisch getragen, wo er...read more »

11. Juni 2013

Colombian Guerilla Group Holding Canadian Mining Executive Hostage Takes Aim at Ottawa

By Jorge Barrera / APTN National News A Colombia guerilla group is trying to draw Ottawa into its battle with a Toronto-based mining company which is quietly trying to secure the release of one of...read more »

11. Juni 2013

Two South Florida Butterflies Declared Extinct

by Curtis Morgan / the Miami Herald  The announcement from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service came after surveys going back more than a decade failed to find any Zestos skippers or rockland grass...read more »

11. Juni 2013

Indigenous Resistance, Arrests Continue Against Fracking in New Brunswick

by Miles Howe / Halifax Media Coop ELSIPOGTOG, NEW BRUNSWICK – About 25 RCMP officers in uniform, along with about a dozen police cruisers, today continued to flank equipment owned by gas exploration company...read more »

10. Juni 2013

Prism: The Internet as New Enclosure

from Crimethinc. Perhaps you’ve read about the recently revealed Prism program, through which the US National Security Agency has been harvesting data from Microsoft, Google, Facebook, Apple, and other major internet corporations. Remember, this is the...read more »

10. Juni 2013

Political Prisoner Oso Blanco Needs Medical Support: Call-In June 12-13

Help a Captive Indigenous Warrior Survive! Fight Medical Neglect in U.S. Prisons! from Denver ABC Byron Shane “Oso Blanco” Chubbuck is an Indigenous rights activist serving 80 years for bank robbery, aggravated assault on...read more »

Study Shows: Coastal States Failing to Protect Their Waters

Pacific threadfins in a Hawaiian fishery, courtesy of NOAA   Saturday was World Oceans Day, a day to celebrate the many ways the oceans benefit our lives. These benefits are most obvious to residents of our...read more »

10. Juni 2013

Monsanto Says Opponents May be to Blame for GMO Wheat Escape

by John Upton / Grist A week after word got out that unapproved GMO wheat was found growing on an Oregon farm, Monsanto has announced the results of an internal investigation into the mysterious outbreak....read more »

10. Juni 2013

How Fracking Companies Exploit Amish Farmers

by Claire Thompson / Grist It’s no secret that fracking companies engage in some shady behavior. But a report in The New Republic reveals just how low they’ll sink in the rush to exploit...read more »

10. Juni 2013

Katuah EF! Reportback from the Week of Resistance to Genetically Engineered Trees

By Katuah Earth First! Donate!: 5 people were arrested for disrupting the Tree Biotech Conference and we need to raise money quick for their legal expenses! Please donate to the legal fund at: https://www.wepay.com/donations/tree-biotech-bail-fund...read more »

10. Juni 2013

Endlagersuche braucht mehr Bürgerbeteiligung

Was sind schon fünf Minuten Redezeit, wenn es um eines der größten Probleme der Neuzeit geht – den radioaktiven Müll? Greenpeace-Atomexperte Mathias Edler spricht heute vor dem Umweltausschuss. Nach Jahren des verkorksten Umgangs mit...read more »