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Hunting ban: rich tourists welcome, tribal people starve

Hunting ban: rich tourists welcome, tribal people starve

By: Sophie McAdam, True Activist. It may sound like an April fool´s joke, but sadly Botswana´s treatment of its indigenous Bushmen is no laughing matter. The African state recently passed a law banning hunting- unless you are a wealthy foreigner looking for a trophy kill. President Khama´s blanket prohibition on subsistence hunting has devastated the […]

Australia wins whaling case against Japan

Australia wins whaling case against Japan

Today is a big day for activists around the world celebrating the lawsuit that will end the so called “scientific whaling” in Japan. AUSTRALIA has won an international lawsuit against Japan’s Southern Ocean whaling program and the International Court of Justice has ordered Tokyo to cease the killing immediately. Although this does not mean that […]

India Declares Dolphins “Non-Human Persons”

India Declares Dolphins “Non-Human Persons”

By: Jason Scott Hackman, dailykos.com. India’s Ministry of Environment and Forests has decided to forbid the keeping of captive dolphins for public entertainment anywhere in the country. In a policy statement released Friday, the ministry advised state governments to reject any proposal to establish a dolphinarium “by any person / persons, organizations, government agencies, private or […]

The World’s Largest Solar Plant Started Creating Electricity

The World’s Largest Solar Plant Started Creating Electricity

Recently one of the biggest solar plants in the world announced that the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System is now operational and delivering solar electricity to California customers. All Three Units of 392 megawatt Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System Now Delivering Solar Power to California’s Electric Grid. At full capacity, the facility’s trio of 450-foot high towers produces a gross total of […]

Poland Announces Complete Ban on Monsanto’s GMO Corn

Poland Announces Complete Ban on Monsanto’s GMO Corn

By: Anthony Gucciardi. Natural Society. Following the anti-Monsanto activism launched by nations like France and Hungary, Poland has announced that it will launch a complete ban on growing  Monsanto’s  genetically modified strain MON810. The announcement, made by Agriculture Minister Marek Sawicki, sets yet another international standard against Monsanto’s genetically modified creations. In addition to being linked to a […]

Teleportation From One Location to Another

Teleportation From One Location to Another

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. The concept of teleportation mainly stems from science fiction novels and movies, but what was once considered fantasy has been validated as reality in 2014. For some time, developments in quantum theory and general relativity physics have been made, leading up to recent breakthroughs which have opened up a wide […]