Monthly Archives: January 2014

Blackfish Movie Inspires College Students To Confront SeaWorld

Blackfish Movie Drowning SeaWorld Through the years, college campuses nationwide have birthed a variety of student-led protests. Currently, many individuals on and off college campuses are in an uproar over the 2013 documentary “Blackfish,” which tells the tale of Tilikum, … Continue reading

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Palm Oil Company Fined $30 Million For Torching Jungle

Biodiversity Vanishing With Deforestation Editor’s Note: Although this judgement is a move in the right direction, orangutans, tigers and elephants on Sumatra are under siege. There might be 400 tigers left, but it could be as low as 100. There … Continue reading

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Big Brands Pushing Orangutans, Tigers Toward Extinction

Palm Oil Buyers Have Blood On Their Hands Thanks to the destructive practices of multinational conglomerates, such as Cargill, Unilever, Kellogg’s, Nestle, Kraft, Johnson & Johnson, Procter and Gamble, General Mills, Mars, Coca-Cola and Pepsi, our rainforests are being destroyed … Continue reading

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India Losing Tigers and Habitat

Tiger Survival Depends On India There are fewer than 2,500 tigers left in the wild of Asia and most of them are in India. Unfortunately, the country lost 63 of them to poachers and natural causes in 2013. In 2012, … Continue reading

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