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See the protest that is making headlines around the world. The post #Pamplona2015: Running of the Bulls Protest appeared first on PETA.
By Kristin Hulaas Sunde Time to celebrate another 14 global human rights successes in 2015. 1. We helped Moses, a torture survivor on death row, get pardoned in Nigeria After nearly 10 years in jail, and over 800,000 letters of … Please continue reading.
Kenyan developers are already planning an even larger 400-megawatt wind farm. The post Kenya Just Started Building Africa’s Largest Wind Farm appeared first on ThinkProgress.
I have been hearing this news for a few weeks, but it looks like California’s assisted suicide bill may be dying. From the Matier and Ross column in the San Francisco Chronicle: The highly touted proposal by state lawmakers to legalize physician-assisted suicide suddenly finds itself at death’s door as Latino Democrats balk at voting […]
On losing your first love. It’s hard being alone after having been with someone for a long time. It’s hard to detach from your first love, to not have that person on whom you can rely for comfort, happiness and safety. You miss falling...Show More Summary
The weekend All-Ireland Rally for Life saw more than 25,000 pro-life people line the streets in Dublin, Ireland to speak up against abortion. The rally had support from pro-life people across the Ireland, and the pro-life group Life Institute had encouraged people to attend. “Thousands and thousands of people cheered people with disabilities and their […]
Hugo Boss is making it clear that fur has no place in a sustainable business strategy. Above, a raccoon dog. Photo by Alamy Today we’re thrilled to announce that Hugo Boss, one of the world’s leading luxury brands, is adopting a 100 percent fur-free policy that will spare thousands of animals from needless suffering. Show More Summary
If waves of cheap rhino horns 3D-printed with real rhino DNA are flooded onto the Asian markets, is this a form of rhino conservation or capitalistic exploitation? This critical question is gnawing at the root of a controversial business venture to use real rhino DNA in the commercial production of 3D-printed rhino horns. Show More Summary
Serena Williams beat her sister, Venus, in a Round of 16 match at Wimbledon on Monday.
VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria launched legal action on Monday against the European Commission over its backing of British plans for the 16 billion pound ($24.9 billion) development of the Hinkley Point nuclear power plant, Chancellor Werner Faymann said.
In the much anticipated Obamacare case, King v. Burwell, handed down June 25, the Supreme Court, in a 6-3 decision ruled that subsidies will continue to go to recipients, not only exchanges set up by state governments, but also in the states where the Federal government and set up a state exchange. When dozens of […]
The Lakers survived a busy week, which started with the introduction of the team's three draft picks, D'Angelo Russell, Larry Nance Jr. and Anthony Brown.
Good morning. It is Monday, July 6. Good news for local comic book fans -- Comic-Con will remain in San Diego through 2018. Here's what else is happening in the Golden State: Subscribe to the newsletter TOP STORIES Immigration holds Like many major cities, San Francisco restricts when an arrestee...
The arid expanses of the Sahara desert could be transformed within a decade, according to French architecture company OXO.
Laura Profumo brings you the latest human rights happenings. In the News: In a critical, though arguably overdue, decision, the Court of Appeal has suspended the fast-track immigration appeals system. The process, under which rejected asylum seekers are detained and given only seven days to appeal, was held “structurally unfair” by the High Court, before […]
A reader wants tips for how to stay cool inside an old building without blasting an air conditioner. Umbra has ways to chill.
Commissioner of the Police for the Metropolis v DSD and NBV and Alio Koraou v Chief Constable of Manchester  EWCA Civ 646 – read judgment The Court of Appeal has ruled that the police have a positive duty under Article 3 ECHR to conduct investigations into alleged ill-treatment by private individuals. There is a […]
Earnest entreaties and appeals to reason obviously aren't working.
Yanis Varoufakis, Greece's flamboyant finance minister, abruptly resigned Monday morning despite a national referendum that delivered a rousing endorsement to his anti-austerity policies just hours earlier.