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Eye Witness News
Animal welfare organisation appeals for fundsMast hopes to acquire medical equipment to prevent the spread of diseases from
Animal welfare organisation appeals for funds
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 hours ago
Mast hopes to acquire medical equipment to prevent the spread of diseases from animals to humans. FILE: The South African Mass Animal Sterilisation Trust's Founder Tamsin Nel says the transfer of diseases from animals to humans has a... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Only Bernie and The Donald can save American electoral politicsthe sort of people who'd rather hire immigrants on visas at $2 an hour. For tho
Only Bernie and The Donald can save American electoral politics
Charleston City Paper / Posted 6 hours ago
the sort of people who'd rather hire immigrants on visas at $2 an hour. For those who love Trump and Sanders, these fat cats are just as disliked as the immigrants who are "taking our jobs." Regardless of how well they match up ideologically,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
A unique perspective on health and exerciseFor over 30 years, Terrie Williams has been studying exercise physiology in wil
A unique perspective on health and exercise
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 hours ago
For over 30 years, Terrie Williams has been studying exercise physiology in wild animals: African lions and wild dogs, dolphins and whales, coyotes and mountain lions, as well as a few human athletes. She has put mountain lions on treadmills and... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
Car slams into new arcade barUrban League Report: High infant mortality rate in African-Americans Jury fi
Car slams into new arcade bar
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 12 hours ago
Urban League Report: High infant mortality rate in African-Americans Jury finds woman guilty in case of body found stuffed in box Former superintendent pleads guilty to theft Medical Edge: Safe sleep report shows... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Nextdoor: When a neighborhood website turns unneighborlysocial networking site in 2014, I was charmed by neighbors in my East Bay subur
Nextdoor: When a neighborhood website turns unneighborly
The Fremont Argus / Posted 15 hours ago
social networking site in 2014, I was charmed by neighbors in my East Bay suburb rallying to help one another find lost cats and dogs. And I continue to appreciate having easy, online access to information about the car break-in up the hill,... Read more
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The Daily Review
Nextdoor: When a neighborhood website turns unneighborlysocial networking site in 2014, I was charmed by neighbors in my East Bay subur
Nextdoor: When a neighborhood website turns unneighborly
The Daily Review / Posted 15 hours ago
social networking site in 2014, I was charmed by neighbors in my East Bay suburb rallying to help one another find lost cats and dogs. And I continue to appreciate having easy, online access to information about the car break-in up the hill,... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sunderland sign DeAndre Yedlin: All you need to know about the Tottenham Hotspur starKieran Trippier already ahead of him in the pecking order in north London, Yedl
Sunderland sign DeAndre Yedlin: All you need to know about the Tottenham Hotspur star
chroniclelive / Posted 21 hours ago
Kieran Trippier already ahead of him in the pecking order in north London, Yedlin is more likely to feature for the Black Cats than he is for Spurs in 2015-16. Here are five things you need to know about the USA international. Where does he... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Adorable orphaned otter comes nose to nose with lion and family of hyenasjust 400g. Friends: Moses the otter plays tries to get close to a lion Hello:
Adorable orphaned otter comes nose to nose with lion and family of hyenas
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 hours ago
just 400g. Friends: Moses the otter plays tries to get close to a lion Hello: Moses enjoys spending time with the big cats at the South African park Walk: Moses the otter takes a stroll with a spotted hyena She bottle fed him every three... Read more
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DNA Info
Laundromat Art Festival Celebrates Neighborhood Culture Across the Boroughsand the Luminal Theater. Artist Chloe Bass will also lead a “cat walk,” taking
Laundromat Art Festival Celebrates Neighborhood Culture Across the Boroughs
DNA Info / Posted yesterday
and the Luminal Theater. Artist Chloe Bass will also lead a “cat walk,” taking visitors on her journeys following local cats to see where they find safety and tranquility. The Bronx’s programming in Hunts Point includes an oral history archive... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Biggest airlift of its kind will fly 33 abused circus lions back to Africasmashed and broken teeth. Abused: Most of the lions had no teeth and had been
Biggest airlift of its kind will fly 33 abused circus lions back to Africa
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
smashed and broken teeth. Abused: Most of the lions had no teeth and had been mutilated to remove their claws The big cats were saved by Animal Defenders International from 10 circuses in Peru and Colombia. Now the animals, which have been... Read more
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BBC News
Chris Ward: The PR boss who works from coffee shopsby the nine to five. You're not productive when you're just fiddling around on
Chris Ward: The PR boss who works from coffee shops
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
by the nine to five. You're not productive when you're just fiddling around on Facebook and YouTube watching videos of cats."'More entrepreneurial' But while not having an office works for him, Ward admits that there are still concerns... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Is this Cecil's legacy? What you can do to protect the lions, elephants and rhinos in Africadeserving causes if you do. I felt a sense of urgency, so I looked for a safar
Is this Cecil's legacy? What you can do to protect the lions, elephants and rhinos in Africa
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
deserving causes if you do. I felt a sense of urgency, so I looked for a safari company that had contacts with East African camps involved in conservation. I booked through Delaware-based Kensington Tours, a bespoke company that listened to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duane Alexander does Gene Kelly in ManilaThe Theatre until Sept. 13. Duane gets to perform that remarkable Gene Kelly s
Duane Alexander does Gene Kelly in Manila
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
The Theatre until Sept. 13. Duane gets to perform that remarkable Gene Kelly scene from the 1952 MGM film, and the South African theater actor never falters when he dances around and on the stage — in the rain. “Being a musical theater performer... Read more
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The Columbian
Check It Out: Houseplant tips to grow onalso pleased to discover that many of the plants included in the book’s “galler
Check It Out: Houseplant tips to grow on
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
also pleased to discover that many of the plants included in the book’s “gallery of indestructibles” were familiar to me. African violets, ferns, geraniums, schefflera, spider plants — I have had occasion to know these stout specimens. Even the... Read more
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Daily Record
Outrage as hunters' sickening haul of elephant tusks is exported to ScotlandTUSKS from endangered African elephants were among the big game trophies brough
Outrage as hunters' sickening haul of elephant tusks is exported to Scotland
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
TUSKS from endangered African elephants were among the big game trophies brought into Scotland last year. Government watchdogs revealed the items were included in a haul exported to the United Kingdom and transported north of the Border by... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
S.F. Mime Troupe: 5 decades of disquieting entertainmentin France. But the Mime Troupe – currently traveling with the play “Freedomlan
S.F. Mime Troupe: 5 decades of disquieting entertainment
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
in France. But the Mime Troupe – currently traveling with the play “Freedomland,” which depicts police harassment of an African American man (Michael Gene Sullivan) and his soldier grandson (George P. Scott) – incorporated dialogue into shows in... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The need to give: Arlene Amaler-Raviv at the South African Jewish Museum Marelise van der Merwe writes a lot about gender issues, which has led people
The need to give: Arlene Amaler-Raviv at the South African Jewish Museum
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
Marelise van der Merwe writes a lot about gender issues, which has led people to ask whether she is a lesbian or, worse, a feminist (at the very least, a sad spinster with a... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Coolerimportant that both Southerners and Northerners view the South as an important
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 5 days ago
important that both Southerners and Northerners view the South as an important part of a big, powerful nation. Later how African-Americans (the term only started coming into use in the 1990s) were treated became an issue. [Sanders] said... Read more
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Washington Post
Vester Lee Flanagan was ‘a man with a lot of anger,’ station manager saysdisappear again, only to appear yet again,” he wrote. He urged the judge to pic
Vester Lee Flanagan was ‘a man with a lot of anger,’ station manager says
Washington Post / Posted 5 days ago
disappear again, only to appear yet again,” he wrote. He urged the judge to pick a jury of his peers — which he defined as African American women. A precise motive for the killings remained elusive Wednesday, although Flanagan apparently offered a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Slain WDBJ cameraman filmed killer when he was fired from stationwas caught by police, Flanagan took to Twitter to explain his reasons for killi
Slain WDBJ cameraman filmed killer when he was fired from station
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
was caught by police, Flanagan took to Twitter to explain his reasons for killing his former coworkers. Flanagan, who is African American, wrote that Parker made 'racist comments' and that a complaint was filed against her through the equal... Read more
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PhysOrg
Badly abused Mexican animals sent to US sanctuarylions and a coyote, were moved Wednesday to a sanctuary in the United States.
Badly abused Mexican animals sent to US sanctuary
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
lions and a coyote, were moved Wednesday to a sanctuary in the United States. The animals, which also included other large cats, were rescued separately between 2012 and 2015, and moved with the help of the Mexican Navy to a sanctuary outside... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lost in Tooro's Paradise- in fact, behind their backs, they are really classed as vermin. Taking it al
Lost in Tooro's Paradise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
- in fact, behind their backs, they are really classed as vermin. Taking it all in, I envied Otali - the first black African woman to earn a PhD in primatology - her life. Waking up everyday to this beauty and raising one's children here must... Read more
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Eye Witness News
ANALYSIS: Hunters bagged 10,000 lions in Africa since 2003that fewer than 20,000 remain. It may come as a shock to discover that as many
ANALYSIS: Hunters bagged 10,000 lions in Africa since 2003
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
that fewer than 20,000 remain. It may come as a shock to discover that as many as 10,000 of the continent’s iconic big cats were legally hunted and exported as trophies in the ten years ending in 2013. The vast majority of these lions were... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
10,000 trophies in 10 years - now there are less than 20,000 wild lions leftand National Geographic explorer-in-residence, because not all hunters take tro
10,000 trophies in 10 years - now there are less than 20,000 wild lions left
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
and National Geographic explorer-in-residence, because not all hunters take trophies. Some hunt just for the sport. Six African countries where lions still range freely – South Africa, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Mozambique, Namibia and Tanzania – were... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Roger Kebble: In life & death inextricably linked to son Brettan incredibly complex legacy. It comes as no surprise that the death of one of
Roger Kebble: In life & death inextricably linked to son Brett
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
an incredibly complex legacy. It comes as no surprise that the death of one of the key players in a sensational South African story is underscored by such immense irony and theatrical tragedy that it could be the culmination of a Hollywood... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
A dynasty of the nasty kindvictimhood aimed at the deliverance of a dose of dignity". It served as a welco
A dynasty of the nasty kind
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
victimhood aimed at the deliverance of a dose of dignity". It served as a welcome reminder of how boring the South African "debate" has become, while the "issues" remain all the more pressing or even depressing. But for a proper case of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Roger Kebble: In life and death, inextricably linked to his son Brettdifferent today because of Roger Kebble. The original Roger Kebble. The man who
Roger Kebble: In life and death, inextricably linked to his son Brett
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
different today because of Roger Kebble. The original Roger Kebble. The man who unseated Randgold, the London-based fat cats who ran South Africa-based mining companies. Roger was such a great man for the early phases of the restructuring, the... Read more
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Daily Mail
First pictures emerge of lion which killed hero tour guidethrough the headlamps of a nearby vehicle. Experienced guide Mr Swales was lea
First pictures emerge of lion which killed hero tour guide
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
through the headlamps of a nearby vehicle. Experienced guide Mr Swales was leading a party taking photographs of six cats in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park when the lion charged on Monday at 6.45pm. The attack took place at the same park as... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
3.5 magnitude earthquake shakes Tipton Countyministers Mayoral candidate Megan Barry received a big endorsement on Monday f
3.5 magnitude earthquake shakes Tipton County
WSMV Nashville / Posted 8 days ago
ministers Mayoral candidate Megan Barry received a big endorsement on Monday from ministers and political leaders in the African-American community.More >> Mayoral candidate Megan Barry received a big endorsement on Monday from ministers and... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Boy stumbles, damages painting worth $1.5 million- including animals In the paths of wildfires there are scores of cows, horses
Boy stumbles, damages painting worth $1.5 million
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 8 days ago
- including animals In the paths of wildfires there are scores of cows, horses and goats with no place to go, and crated cats and dogs with owners who are unable to take them into shelters. People in Washington state are stepping up to help.More... Read more
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Daily Mail
Fate of South Africa's Cecils the lions raised to be hunted exposedthe haunting fate of South Africa's 'canned' lions is exposed Fresh outcry exp
Fate of South Africa's Cecils the lions raised to be hunted exposed
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
the haunting fate of South Africa's 'canned' lions is exposed Fresh outcry expected over fate of greatest of Africa's big cats as new movie is released about 'canned hunting' Blood Lions will be screened next month on PBS and shows how hundreds... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Do Not Blame the Raptorswhich can attract the ire of some farmers. Like Verreaux's Eagles, they will al
Do Not Blame the Raptors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
which can attract the ire of some farmers. Like Verreaux's Eagles, they will also occasionally take lambs and goat kids. "African Crowned Eagles are occasionally known to take domestic dogs and cats [a habit unknown in Verreaux's and Martial... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Five stories that will make you proud of Liverpool this weekLouis by his new owners, the plucky kitten is having a whale of a time playing
Five stories that will make you proud of Liverpool this week
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
Louis by his new owners, the plucky kitten is having a whale of a time playing with his new furry friends - Siberian cats Lola, Max and Lucy, and Cavalier King Charles spaniels Ruby and Jake. The lucky kitten was saved by a Tesco delivery... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What's Behind the Conflict Between People and Animalscarnivores. It is believed to support more than 10% of the world's lions, and t
What's Behind the Conflict Between People and Animals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
carnivores. It is believed to support more than 10% of the world's lions, and the third biggest population of endangered African wild dogs. It also has globally significant populations of cheetahs, leopards and spotted hyaenas. However, Ruaha's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimoco Launches 2015 Renegade Jeepis a weak 2,000 pounds, and that is with a tow package on the 2,4. That gets yo
Zimoco Launches 2015 Renegade Jeep
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
is a weak 2,000 pounds, and that is with a tow package on the 2,4. That gets you into light camping trailers, hobie cats, and in town U-hauls. Renegade's fully electric steering system makes spinning the helm easier and modulates the... Read more
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Medical News Today
Head Liceof length and condition. Head lice can only affect humans - they cannot be pass
Head Lice
Medical News Today / Posted 12 days ago
of length and condition. Head lice can only affect humans - they cannot be passed on to animals or caught from them - cats, dogs, and pets do not play a role in the spread of head lice. Data show that head lice can survive under water for... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & Notesadjacent to the agency offices at 1735 S. Hawkins Ave. In addition to dinner,
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 13 days ago
adjacent to the agency offices at 1735 S. Hawkins Ave. In addition to dinner, the event will include a silent auction, African drumming by the Building Dreams youth program and a performance by a gospel/jazz ensemble. The keynote speaker will... Read more
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PhysOrg
Top ten bird species surviving thanks to zoosEcuadorian Amazon parrot. Credit: Belfast Zoo The African penguin, the Chinese
Top ten bird species surviving thanks to zoos
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
Ecuadorian Amazon parrot. Credit: Belfast Zoo The African penguin, the Chinese Blue-crowned laughing thrush and the Ecuador Amazon parrot are among species staving off extinction thanks to the help of zoos, according to a new report co-ordinated by a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinese Anti-Poaching Crusader Brings Change to Mara Regionlove for wildlife conservation is admirable, is involved in either educating th
Chinese Anti-Poaching Crusader Brings Change to Mara Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
love for wildlife conservation is admirable, is involved in either educating the Maa community on protection of the big cats or donating anti-poaching equipment. His efforts have borne fruits since the communities surrounding the Maasai Mara... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Sanders’ surge stalls the Clinton steamrollerunexpectedly ran into a people's crusade headed by an unlikely freshman senator
Sanders’ surge stalls the Clinton steamroller
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
unexpectedly ran into a people's crusade headed by an unlikely freshman senator from Illinois who also happened to be an African-American. The Clinton machine stalled in the Iowa caucuses then, finishing third behind Barack Obama and Sen. John... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Rare liliger cubs test their mother's patience with a sting in the tailWould you risk nibbling the tail of one of the biggest cats in the world? Phot
Rare liliger cubs test their mother's patience with a sting in the tail
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
Would you risk nibbling the tail of one of the biggest cats in the world? Photographer Alexander Lukin, 31, snapped the adorable cubs at play with their mother. Come ear: Cub gets a good clean Zita was born in 2004 to an African lion and Bengal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Lion Kings - the Iddylic and the Wretched..lion now more famous than Simba of The Lion King? When you spend three years f
The Lion Kings - the Iddylic and the Wretched..
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
lion now more famous than Simba of The Lion King? When you spend three years filming and editing documentaries about African wildlife -- and the lives of lions play a big part in the stories -- you do learn a few things. First, lions aren't... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Carter: Bond was towering figure for civil rightsby extending more protection to citizen critics than to legislators." Bond's a
Carter: Bond was towering figure for civil rights
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
by extending more protection to citizen critics than to legislators." Bond's anti-war stance didn't make him popular among African-Americans, either. Black Atlanta at the time was as pro-war as white Atlanta. The black press excoriated him. Even... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tripping down memory lane - IOL Travel Free Statecrates of free cooldrinks to make up for the lack of water. Can you see that ha
Tripping down memory lane - IOL Travel Free State
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
crates of free cooldrinks to make up for the lack of water. Can you see that happening nowadays? I doubt it. South African Hot Air Ballooning Championships are held each year in the town during the third week in May. The Spring Bowls... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
2016 Indianapolis Prize nominees announcedmounted video cameras and transmitters. Tim Davenport, Ph.D.: (Wildlife Conser
2016 Indianapolis Prize nominees announced
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 14 days ago
mounted video cameras and transmitters. Tim Davenport, Ph.D.: (Wildlife Conservation Society Tanzania Program) Focused on African wildlife conservation; discovered the kipunji, one of the 25 rarest primates on the planet and the first new genus of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Giraffe numbers shrink alarminglypast two decades largely due to civil war in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Giraffe numbers shrink alarmingly
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
past two decades largely due to civil war in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Writing in the latest special issue of the African Journal of Ecology, giraffe and okapi experts reported that neither species was considered seriously threatened until... Read more
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Denver Post
Carter: Remembering Civil Rights champion Julian Bondby extending more protection to citizen critics than to legislators." Bond's a
Carter: Remembering Civil Rights champion Julian Bond
Denver Post / Posted 15 days ago
by extending more protection to citizen critics than to legislators." Bond's anti-war stance didn't make him popular among African-Americans, either. Black Atlanta at the time was as pro- war as white Atlanta. The black press excoriated him. Even... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The beauty of Julian Bond's voiceby extending more protection to citizen critics than to legislators.” Bond's a
The beauty of Julian Bond's voice
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
by extending more protection to citizen critics than to legislators.” Bond's anti-war stance didn’t make him popular among African-Americans either. Black Atlanta at the time was as pro-war as white Atlanta. The black press excoriated him. Even... Read more
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Daily Mail
Seagulls are killing seal pups by eating their EYESbehaviour relatively recently as a way of killing the sea pups, which are large
Seagulls are killing seal pups by eating their EYES
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
behaviour relatively recently as a way of killing the sea pups, which are larger than the kelp gulls. RELATED ARTICLES Cats are better hunters than TIGERS: Domestic felines are...Polar bears are forced to raid seabird nests as Arctic... Read more
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