Category Archives: Activism

Spay Day 2/22/2011

UPDATE: 2/22/2011 — I just received this message from Cheryl, who says (and I quote) “Humane Society for Southwest Washington is a member of ASAP and is also performing low-cost surgeries.  360-693-4746” Thanks, Cheryl! I’m lifting this text in toto … Continue reading

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Icelandic Horses in Zillah, WA need help

If you, or anyone you know, can save a horse please get in touch with these people. From Mary Robinette Kowal: The ages range from 2 – 14 and are based off size, body size and tail length. They are … Continue reading

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Vote for Oil Independence is proposing a plan to reduce oil consumption, and virtually eliminate off-shore drilling and oil imports from the Persian Gulf by 2035. They are one of three finalists for a $10,000 prize, to be awarded by SACE – Southern … Continue reading

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BP Burning Sea Turtles Alive

From The Raw Story: A rare and endangered species of sea turtle is being burned alive in BP’s controlled burns of the oil swirling around the Gulf of Mexico, and a boat captain tasked with saving them says the company … Continue reading

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Sea Turtles in Grave Danger from Oil Spill

For almost a month now, hundreds of thousands of gallons of oil continue to gush into the Gulf of Mexico each day.  The lives of sea turtles, tuna, sharks, dolphins, birds and other marine animals are being threatened by this … Continue reading

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John Leguizamo Takes Manhattan by Bike

I just found this on CNN. It’s an article and video of John Leguizamo advocating for bicycling in the city. Sounds like he knows what he’s doing, recommending lights on helmet, and front and back of bike. He talks about … Continue reading

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Help Protect Sea Turtles

Ok, I’m on about sea turtles again. As a resident of Oregon, I want to be part of this effort to help and protect these lovely, gentle animals. If you would too, please follow the links to add your voice. … Continue reading

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