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express
Boris Johnson: Brexit Britain can SAVE elephants from extinctionleading conservationists, including the Foreign Secretary's father Stanley John
Boris Johnson: Brexit Britain can SAVE elephants from extinction
express / Posted yesterday
leading conservationists, including the Foreign Secretary's father Stanley Johnson, as well as legendary actress and Born Free Foundation co-founder Virginia McKenna, TV chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and presenter Nicky Campbell, will... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Family Heirloom, National Treasure: Rare Photos Show Black Civil War Soldiersand census information. The youngest was about 15; the oldest was nearly 50, Da
Family Heirloom, National Treasure: Rare Photos Show Black Civil War Soldiers
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
and census information. The youngest was about 15; the oldest was nearly 50, Davidson discovered. Some of the men were born free; some were slaves. Two of the men were enlisted by their slaveholder. Slaveholders could be paid as much as $300... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Family Heirloom, National Treasure: Rare Photos Show Black Civil War Soldiersand census information. The youngest was about 15; the oldest was nearly 50, Da
Family Heirloom, National Treasure: Rare Photos Show Black Civil War Soldiers
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
and census information. The youngest was about 15; the oldest was nearly 50, Davidson discovered. Some of the men were born free, some were slaves. Two of the men were enlisted by their slaveholder. Slaveholders could be paid as much as $300... Read more
3d
The Atlantic
How Apartheid Haunts a New Generation of South Africansbackgrounds. As a result, universities are now among the places that best repr
How Apartheid Haunts a New Generation of South Africans
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
backgrounds. As a result, universities are now among the places that best represent the anger of the post-apartheid, or “born free” generation. This is a generation facing a grim irony: freer than their parents, but lacking the means and... Read more
3d
AllAfrica.com
#FeesMustFall - Many Questions, Lots of Anger, and Fires to Fightthe announcement. What do you think students would have liked to hear from the
#FeesMustFall - Many Questions, Lots of Anger, and Fires to Fight
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the announcement. What do you think students would have liked to hear from the minister? A significant proportion of the "born free" generation - those who were born in or after 1994 - has had it. They're fed up on all fronts. The state,... Read more
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express
'We must work together' Joanna Lumley pleads to save Africa's last rhinoshe doesn't, CITES Parties should reject it." Warning how the demand for rhino
'We must work together' Joanna Lumley pleads to save Africa's last rhinos
express / Posted 3 days ago
he doesn't, CITES Parties should reject it." Warning how the demand for rhino horn could be accelerated by the proposals, Born Free Foundation's Mark Jones said: "Talk of legal trade sends a message to consumers that it's OK to buy rhino horn,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
University fees in SA: many questions, lots of anger, and fires to fightremoved from UCT’s campus. There are all these issues, of inequality, of decolo
University fees in SA: many questions, lots of anger, and fires to fight
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
removed from UCT’s campus. There are all these issues, of inequality, of decolonisation. A significant proportion of the “born free” generation – those who were born in or after 1994 – has had it. They’re fed up on all fronts. The state,... Read more
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4d
Mail & Guardian
#Fees2017: Many questions, lots of anger, and fires to fightremoved from UCT’s campus. There are all these issues, of inequality, of decolo
#Fees2017: Many questions, lots of anger, and fires to fight
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
removed from UCT’s campus. There are all these issues, of inequality, of decolonisation. A significant proportion of the “born free” generation – those who were born in or after 1994 – has had it. They’re fed up on all fronts. The state,... Read more
132 related stories
5d
express
Wildlife photographer TRAMPLED to death trying to get close up picture of elephanthe was trying to kick me into a position where he could either ‘kneel’ on me wi
Wildlife photographer TRAMPLED to death trying to get close up picture of elephant
express / Posted 5 days ago
he was trying to kick me into a position where he could either ‘kneel’ on me with his wrist or reach me with his trunk.” Born Free Foundation, the international wildlife charity, released footage of Redmond’s incredible escape as it highlighted... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
Travel - Why I Climb Mountainswhy do I do it? Do I get a kick out of it? Yes, I do. I love the feel of being
Travel - Why I Climb Mountains
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
why do I do it? Do I get a kick out of it? Yes, I do. I love the feel of being in nature. The closest I can get to the 'Born Free' feeling. I believe when you are in touch with nature, you let go of the superficial and get an opportunity to get... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Charting the EZ 100: taking elevator music to new heightsSinatra. 49. Telstar--Tornadoes. Before communications satellites cluttered th
Charting the EZ 100: taking elevator music to new heights
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 days ago
Sinatra. 49. Telstar--Tornadoes. Before communications satellites cluttered the skies, there was Telstar. 50. Born Free--Roger Williams. Roger's real name was Louis Weertz. 51. Jumpin' at the Woodside--Count Basie. From the Count's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Doc-Mentally - a Review and Reflection On Junior Doctors in South Africaof apathy and dejection that many public service doctors seem to fall into. But
Doc-Mentally - a Review and Reflection On Junior Doctors in South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
of apathy and dejection that many public service doctors seem to fall into. But on another level, this is a story of the "born-free" generation of South African doctors. Those that are free of the boundaries apartheid and its legacy imposed on the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Adhuna Bhabani gave me my freedom last year: Dia Mirzaget a makeover for herself. Further speaking about her projects, Dia said, “We
Adhuna Bhabani gave me my freedom last year: Dia Mirza
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
get a makeover for herself. Further speaking about her projects, Dia said, “We are creating content for the digital space. Born Free, my production company, is making three movies. I have just finished a beautiful show for television, called Ganga-... Read more
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New Kerala
Adhuna Bhabani gave me my freedom last year: Dia Mirza - newkerala.com #119100for herself. Further speaking about her projects, Dia yesterday said, "We are
Adhuna Bhabani gave me my freedom last year: Dia Mirza - newkerala.com #119100
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
for herself. Further speaking about her projects, Dia yesterday said, "We are creating content for the digital space. 'Born Free,' my production company, is making three movies. I have just finished a beautiful show for television, called... Read more
9d
San Antonio Express-News
Take a Wild Guess What Kid Rock Thinks of Colin Kaepernick’s National Anthem Protestperforming at Fenway Park in Boston over the weekend, Kid Rock yelled, “f— Coli
Take a Wild Guess What Kid Rock Thinks of Colin Kaepernick’s National Anthem Protest
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
performing at Fenway Park in Boston over the weekend, Kid Rock yelled, “f— Colin Kaepernick” while singing the song “Born Free.” The San Francisco 49ers quarterback is famously protesting the national anthem by not standing up during... Read more
10d
FOX News
Kid Rock, KISS rip Colin Kaepernick in concertAnthem. In a new video of his Friday concert at Fenway Park in Boston, the sin
Kid Rock, KISS rip Colin Kaepernick in concert
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
Anthem. In a new video of his Friday concert at Fenway Park in Boston, the singer stopped in the middle of singing "Born Free" to say "F--k Colin Kaepernick." The crowd went wild while Rock continued to perform in front of a giant American... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Kid Rock yells '(expletive) Colin Kaepernick'Against the backdrop of a huge American flag and red, white, and blue lights, K
Kid Rock yells '(expletive) Colin Kaepernick'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
Against the backdrop of a huge American flag and red, white, and blue lights, Kid Rock performed his song Born Free at a Fenway Park concert in Boston on Friday. About a minute in, he climbed down to a lower level, knelt in front of the crowd, and... Read more
11d
Billboard
Kid Rock at Boston Concert: 'F--- Colin Kaepernick'Anthem Protest: 'It's a Noble Thing That He's Done' "F--- Colin Kaepernick," R
Kid Rock at Boston Concert: 'F--- Colin Kaepernick'
Billboard / Posted 11 days ago
Anthem Protest: 'It's a Noble Thing That He's Done' "F--- Colin Kaepernick," Rock yelled out while performing his song "Born Free." A fan captured the footage so you can check it out below (around the 0:50 mark). Kaepernick has gotten a lot of... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Some Gold Coast Governorsof slave dealing, the emancipation of existing slaves and a declaration that al
Some Gold Coast Governors
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 13 days ago
of slave dealing, the emancipation of existing slaves and a declaration that all children born after 5th November 1874 were born free. The laws were duly published and slaves left the bondage in which they were before the law came into force.... Read more
13d
iol.co.za
Refusing to be casualties in others' warsbe supported by all of us who genuinely love this country. Wa Azania is a stud
Refusing to be casualties in others' wars
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
be supported by all of us who genuinely love this country. Wa Azania is a student at Rhodes University and author of Memoirs of a Born Free: Reflections on the Rainbow Nation. The views expressed here are not necessarily those of Independent Me... Read more
13d
The Post-Journal
Fredonia Attorney Says He Can Help More People As Judge Than Attorneyall the parents who graduate, never return to family court on new neglects. We
Fredonia Attorney Says He Can Help More People As Judge Than Attorney
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
all the parents who graduate, never return to family court on new neglects. We have witnessed more than a dozen babies born free of drug addiction after their mothers had previously given birth to a child that needed to go through withdrawals... Read more
15d
express
Ab Fab star Joanna Lumley’s Japan on ITVKyoto’s cherry blossom in full bloom. Seeing the red cranes was a particular t
Ab Fab star Joanna Lumley’s Japan on ITV
express / Posted 15 days ago
Kyoto’s cherry blossom in full bloom. Seeing the red cranes was a particular thrill for the woman who is a patron of the Born Free Foundation wildlife charity. “My heart was beating so much,” she recalls. “With all wild animals you have been... Read more
15d
AllAfrica.com
Musicians Represented At Recent iPhone 7 Launchduring the launch of their iPhone 7. I've personally benefitted from the platfo
Musicians Represented At Recent iPhone 7 Launch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
during the launch of their iPhone 7. I've personally benefitted from the platform as I was able to launch my album Born Free worldwide on March 25 earlier this year. It's given me the platform to make my music available to fans across the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Retro Baltimore: Arts abounded in late summer 1966 Baltimoreget enough of Jason Robards in “A Thousand Clowns,” that was playing for nearly
Retro Baltimore: Arts abounded in late summer 1966 Baltimore
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 days ago
get enough of Jason Robards in “A Thousand Clowns,” that was playing for nearly half a year at the old Playhouse on 25th Street. And well into September, “My Fair Lady” and “Born Free” filled the bill at the Cinema One at the Yorkridge in Timo... Read more
18d
Business Wire
Devon Energy Announces Third Successful STACK Spacing Test and High-Rate Extended-Reach Oil Wellsa 26/64-inch choke over the initial 15-day period. The Pump House wells are lo
Devon Energy Announces Third Successful STACK Spacing Test and High-Rate Extended-Reach Oil Wells
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
a 26/64-inch choke over the initial 15-day period. The Pump House wells are located in Kingfisher County adjacent to the Born Free pilot and three miles north of the Alma pilot. Production from the two-well Born Free pilot (announced... Read more
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OJornal News
Latin American women got women into UN Charterand was instrumental in drafting the Universal Declaration of Human Rights whic
Latin American women got women into UN Charter
OJornal News / Posted 18 days ago
and was instrumental in drafting the Universal Declaration of Human Rights which states that “all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.” It was adopted by the General Assembly in 1948.“We would like to see Bertha Lutz... Read more
18d
Slate
How the Revolutionary War Was Actually America’s First Civil WarElizabeth Freeman, enslaved in Massachusetts, used the new state constitution’s
How the Revolutionary War Was Actually America’s First Civil War
Slate / Posted 18 days ago
Elizabeth Freeman, enslaved in Massachusetts, used the new state constitution’s language, which stated that “All men are born free and equal,” to sue for and win her freedom in 1781. Her victory set the precedent that abolished slavery in... Read more
18d
Times of Malta
Unity amid diversitiesensure a kinder society “This declaration insists that there should not be a d
Unity amid diversities
Times of Malta / Posted 18 days ago
ensure a kinder society “This declaration insists that there should not be a distinction between people, as they are all born free and equal. They should work together, driven by the spirit of brotherhood as one family,” he said. Despite nearly... Read more
19d
The Christian Post
Labor Day: Celebrate Work as God Ordained Itof our sin and finitude, because He is the infinite Creator and we are finite c
Labor Day: Celebrate Work as God Ordained It
The Christian Post / Posted 19 days ago
of our sin and finitude, because He is the infinite Creator and we are finite creators. We are creators because we are born free and consequently able to make a difference. The chief way in which we make a difference is our daily work. By means... Read more
19d
News 24 South Africa
'We all know you're a vuil uil': Citizens write to Zuma to ask him to resignsaid. Thokozani Mkhatshwa asked Zuma to leave Gordhan alone for the sake of th
'We all know you're a vuil uil': Citizens write to Zuma to ask him to resign
News 24 South Africa / Posted 19 days ago
said. Thokozani Mkhatshwa asked Zuma to leave Gordhan alone for the sake of the economy. Lindokuhle Motau said she was a "born-free" and knew little about apartheid and the struggle her parents went through. However, she believed that Zuma would... Read more
20d
iol.co.za
Hair-raising class action hits a nerveis a child who has been failed - a casualty of war. Wa Azania is a student at
Hair-raising class action hits a nerve
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
is a child who has been failed - a casualty of war. Wa Azania is a student at Rhodes University and author of Memoirs of a Born Free: Reflections on the Rainbow Nation. The views expressed here are not necessarily those of Indepen... Read more
21d
Express and Star
Mistreated monkeys 'fed fast food and left in dirt and squalor' « Express & Starclosed doors because people do not know how to look after these animals properl
Mistreated monkeys 'fed fast food and left in dirt and squalor' « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 21 days ago
closed doors because people do not know how to look after these animals properly." She added: "We have joined forces with Born Free Foundation, British Veterinary Association (BVA), Captive Animal Protection Society, Four Paws, One Kind and Wild... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Animal charities concerned about monkey welfare calls in Hampshireclosed doors because people do not know how to look after these animals properl
Animal charities concerned about monkey welfare calls in Hampshire
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
closed doors because people do not know how to look after these animals properly. “That is why we have joined forces with Born Free Foundation, British Veterinary Association (BVA), Captive Animal Protection Society, Four Paws, One Kind and Wild... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Greater Manchester is 'illegal monkey capital' of the countryneeds - but sadly in many cases they are being kept as lone primates.” As a re
Greater Manchester is 'illegal monkey capital' of the country
Manchester Evening News / Posted 23 days ago
needs - but sadly in many cases they are being kept as lone primates.” As a result, the RSPCA has joined forces with Born Free Foundation, British Veterinary Association(BVA), Captive Animal Protection Society, Four Paws, One Kind and Wild... Read more
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iol.co.za
My Tshwane: #EverythingMustFall says MahlobogwaneBorn in Tweefontein, KwaNdebele in Mpumalanga, Mahlobogwane came to Pretoria in
My Tshwane: #EverythingMustFall says Mahlobogwane
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
Born in Tweefontein, KwaNdebele in Mpumalanga, Mahlobogwane came to Pretoria in 2013 to further his studies. He currently lives in Groenkloof. “I am a South African activist, student leader, public and motivational speaker and aspiring teacher. I am... Read more
24d
Boston Globe
Ansel Adams’s images of Manzanar internment camp are moving, disquietingcamp could have been built by MGM for “Andy Hardy Gets Interned.” In 1944, Ada
Ansel Adams’s images of Manzanar internment camp are moving, disquieting
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
camp could have been built by MGM for “Andy Hardy Gets Interned.” In 1944, Adams’s photographs were published as a book, “Born Free and Equal: The Story of Loyal Japanese-Americans,” and shown at New York’s Museum of Modern Art. Nativists took... Read more
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KERA North Texas
My Father Stood For The Anthem, For The Same Reason That Colin Kaepernick Sitsof age in New Orleans in the 1960s, I found my father's love of country utterly
My Father Stood For The Anthem, For The Same Reason That Colin Kaepernick Sits
KERA North Texas / Posted 24 days ago
of age in New Orleans in the 1960s, I found my father's love of country utterly bewildering. His was the generation of men born free but shackled by bigotry. Yet, every time he took my brothers and me to see the Saints play football at old Tulane... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
My Father Stood For The Anthem, For The Same Reason That Colin Kaepernick Sitsof age in New Orleans in the 1960s, I found my father's love of country utterly
My Father Stood For The Anthem, For The Same Reason That Colin Kaepernick Sits
KPBS San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
of age in New Orleans in the 1960s, I found my father's love of country utterly bewildering. His was the generation of men born free but shackled by bigotry. Yet, every time he took my brothers and me to see the Saints play football at old Tulane... Read more
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News.com.au
The world’s funniest animal photoswild animals alike behave in a funny manner,” judge, Tom Sullam said. Working
The world’s funniest animal photos
News.com.au / Posted 25 days ago
wild animals alike behave in a funny manner,” judge, Tom Sullam said. Working alongside international wildlife charity The Born Free Foundation, the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards hopes to share with the public the true playfulness of the... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awarenessaround the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awareness
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 25 days ago
around the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why we have a wonderful partnership with the Born Free Foundation," Sullam explained. "We will be sharing revenue with the Born Free Foundation as well as promoting their... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awarenessaround the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awareness
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 26 days ago
around the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why we have a wonderful partnership with the Born Free Foundation," Sullam explained. "We will be sharing revenue with the Born Free Foundation as well as promoting their... Read more
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Daily Maverick
An Open Letter to the ANC from Evita Bezuidenhouta lot in the last 21 years. The fact that we in the ANC conceded defeat where w
An Open Letter to the ANC from Evita Bezuidenhout
Daily Maverick / Posted 26 days ago
a lot in the last 21 years. The fact that we in the ANC conceded defeat where we lost ground is also a good indication of a free and fair election. But my life in the kitchen has become hard to bear. From mid-morning to late at night, streams of... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awarenessaround the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awareness
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 26 days ago
around the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why we have a wonderful partnership with the Born Free Foundation," Sullam explained. "We will be sharing revenue with the Born Free Foundation as well as promoting their... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awarenessaround the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awareness
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 26 days ago
around the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why we have a wonderful partnership with the Born Free Foundation," Sullam explained. "We will be sharing revenue with the Born Free Foundation as well as promoting their... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awarenessaround the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awareness
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 26 days ago
around the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why we have a wonderful partnership with the Born Free Foundation," Sullam explained. "We will be sharing revenue with the Born Free Foundation as well as promoting their... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awarenessaround the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awareness
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 26 days ago
around the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why we have a wonderful partnership with the Born Free Foundation," Sullam explained. "We will be sharing revenue with the Born Free Foundation as well as promoting their... Read more
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26d
Hawaii News Now
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awarenessaround the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awareness
Hawaii News Now / Posted 26 days ago
around the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why we have a wonderful partnership with the Born Free Foundation," Sullam explained. "We will be sharing revenue with the Born Free Foundation as well as promoting their... Read more
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WALB Albany
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awarenessaround the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awareness
WALB Albany / Posted 26 days ago
around the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why we have a wonderful partnership with the Born Free Foundation," Sullam explained. "We will be sharing revenue with the Born Free Foundation as well as promoting their... Read more
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26d
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awarenessaround the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awareness
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 26 days ago
around the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why we have a wonderful partnership with the Born Free Foundation," Sullam explained. "We will be sharing revenue with the Born Free Foundation as well as promoting their... Read more
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26d
KXXV Waco
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awarenessaround the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why
PHOTOS: Hilarious animal photo competition hope to raise awareness
KXXV Waco / Posted 26 days ago
around the world and to create awareness for conservation issues, which is why we have a wonderful partnership with the Born Free Foundation," Sullam explained. "We will be sharing revenue with the Born Free Foundation as well as promoting their... Read more
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