Hello Friends! We get lots of comments on people's thoughts and beliefs about what India's female gendercide is all about, and what should be done about it. But if you had to summarize how you FEEL about it in just ONE word, which of these emotions would YOU pick. Please help us out. We are
Right now, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is considering lifting a temporary ban on fracking in New York. Lifting this temporary ban would threaten communities' health, pollute vital water sources, open up peoples' lands to gas exploration, and speed up global climate change. Communities across the
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Right now, in dens throughout the Arctic, polar bear mothers are giving birth to a new generation of cubs. Birthing season in the Arctic usually spans the chilly months of November and December, but as polar bear families grow this winter, so does the threat to their unique and fragile environment.