As Oil Threatens New Zealand, New Zealanders Say "We Can Do Better" (Video)

October 10, 2011 by  
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Image credit: Greenpeace NZ The latest talking point emanating from the friends of coal and oil seems to be that pursuing clean energy is based on “ideology”, rather than “what works”. But that only makes sense if “what works” is defined as decimating marine environments , polluting our rainwater and

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A Christian Perspective on Organic Dairy Farming and Positive Child Labor (Video)

October 10, 2011 by  
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Image credit: The Perennial Plate “If you take a 5 year old and ask him to hold the other end of a wrench, you’ll make his day. It may be at my expense, but if I can carry that then he’ll benefit from it.” From retiring dairy cows to asking whether vegetarianism makes you a jerk , The Perennial Plate has contributed greatly to discussion about the rights and wrongs of animals in agricu… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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California Governor Signs Shark Fin Ban Into Law

October 10, 2011 by  
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Photo by StormyDog via Flickr CC Great news for sharks came on Friday in California when news hit that Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 376 into law, banning the sale, trade and possession of shark fins. The hope is that by hitting the market from the demand side, the supply side will be easier to slow down, and perhaps eventually stop. However, this bill was not without a great deal of controversy, especially among the Asian American community. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Sedated Shrimp in British Waters

October 30, 2010 by  
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Photo: IllinoisHorseSoldier A study done at Portsmouth University shows prawns found in contaminated English waters were under the influence of antidepressants which altered their marine behavior. Scientists are becoming more aware of how an overabundance of pharmaceuticals are seriously polluting our bodies of water

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