Sea Shepherd Carries Out Critical Operation Retrieving Ghost Nets To Save Less Than 15 Vaquita Remaining In The Wild; The World’s Most Endangered Marine Mammal

Last week marked the completion of a collaborative effort aimed at removing abandoned fishing gear from the habitat of the critically endangered vaquita porpoise. The program, which is funded by the Government of Mexico, has been operating since 2016. Every…

‘Most remote island’ creates massive marine protection zone — “Tristan da Cunha . . . is creating a marine protection zone to safeguard endangered rockhopper penguins, yellow-nosed albatross and other wildlife in an area of the South Atlantic three times the size of the United Kingdom.”

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2020 American Election Eve Poll Finds Coronavirus Pandemic and Racial Justice Among Most Important Issues for African American Voters

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Marc Banks, NAACP, dbanks@naacpnet.org  Elaina Jackson, Fahrenheit Creative Group, LLC, elaina@fcgworks.com Jazmyn Strode, Vera Institute of Justice, jstrode@vera.org Pollster African American Research Collaborative, NAACP, and Vera Institute of Justice Release Findings Highlighting How Black People…

2020 American Election Eve Poll Finds Coronavirus Pandemic and Racial Justice Among Most Important Issues for African American Voters

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Marc Banks, NAACP, dbanks@naacpnet.org  Elaina Jackson, Fahrenheit Creative Group, LLC, elaina@fcgworks.com Jazmyn Strode, Vera Institute of Justice, jstrode@vera.org Pollster African American Research Collaborative, NAACP, and Vera Institute of Justice Release Findings Highlighting How Black People…

This Endangered Rhino is Bigger Than Most Cars 🦏 Into the Wild India | Smithsonian Channel

Smithsonian Channel BREAKING NEWS: Charles Myrick,President/CEO of American Consultants Rx Inc. (a.k.a. ACRX) announces the release of 20-80 million ACRX discount prescription cards.ACRX is working hard to supply much needed assistance to uninsured consumers who are looking for a way…

Lions, Hippos, Cobras! 😲 Top 10 Most Popular Animal Battles | Smithsonian Channel

Smithsonian Channel BREAKING NEWS: Charles Myrick,President/CEO of American Consultants Rx Inc. (a.k.a. ACRX) announces the release of 20-80 million ACRX discount prescription cards.ACRX is working hard to supply much needed assistance to uninsured consumers who are looking for a way…

Operational update on Syria: Maintaining vital support to the most vulnerable in times of COVID-19, while bracing for increased needs

Article | With the conflict in its tenth year, Syria is facing COVID-19 pandemic with scarce resources. Countless families have been affected. International Committee of the Red Cross American Red Cross in Crawfordsville,IN Receive Tribute & Medicine Assistance by Charles…

Urgent Call To Action! Calls Needed Tomorrow At 10AM PST To Support CA Bill That Would Ban The Possession Of Parts From Africa’s Most Iconic Species

CALL TO ACTION NEEDED TOMORROW, AUGUST 4TH, at 10AM PST! The Los Angeles Times reported on a LA trophy hunter who has been exposed for killing an endangered elephant in Africa. He’s now a target in a bid to end trophy…

Fine-Particle Air Pollution Has Decreased Across the US, but Poor and Minority Communities Are Still the Most Polluted

Fine particulate matter air pollution is especially dangerous: Microscopic particles readily enter the lungs, bloodstream and brain, with health effects that include infant death, reduced life expectancy for adults, cancer, lung disease and heart disease. Nature World News : Latest…

9 Members Of South Africa’s Most Notorious Wildlife Trafficking Gang Sentenced To More Than 56 Years In Prison

After years of investigations and collecting evidence, nine members of one of Southern Africa’s most prolific wildlife trafficking gangs were sentenced by a Malawi court to a total of 56.5 years in prison. The convicted were members of the Lin-Zhang…

ICRC report: Climate change and conflict are a cruel combo that stalk the world’s most vulnerable

News release | Countries affected by conflict are also disproportionately impacted by climate change, a double threat that pushes people out of their homes, disrupts food production, cuts off supplies, amplifies diseases and weakens health-care services, the Intern International Committee…

#SOMOatHome: Basketball Officiating for Athletes & Coaches – the most commonly called violations

Special Olympics Missouri BREAKING NEWS: Charles Myrick,President/CEO of American Consultants Rx Inc. (a.k.a. ACRX) announces the release of 20-80 million ACRX discount prescription cards.ACRX is working hard to supply much needed assistance to uninsured consumers who are looking for a…

Most Countries Fail to Include Women in Their COVID-19 Response Teams & Plans: Canada Leads the Pack in Gendered Response, Brazil Ranks the Worst

Image (media):  rs62722_iml0004corrected3_1_002.jpg NEW YORK (June 9th, 2020) – Today, a new CARE report reveals COVID-19 is disproportionately affecting women, yet they have almost no representation in national COVID-19 responses across the globe, and their needs are going unmet. Canada…

Most Countries Fail to Include Women in Their COVID-19 Response Teams & Plans: Canada Leads the Pack in Gendered Response, Brazil Ranks the Worst

Image (media):  rs62722_iml0004corrected3_1_002.jpg NEW YORK (June 9th, 2020) – Today, a new CARE report reveals COVID-19 is disproportionately affecting women, yet they have almost no representation in national COVID-19 responses across the globe, and their needs are going unmet. Canada…

Yahoo News/YouGov poll: Most Americans deny Trump virus response is a 'success' — nearly half say Obama would be doing better

The unfavorable comparison between the current president and his predecessor is one of the clearest signs to date of an emerging dynamic that will define the remainder of Trump’s term and the presidential election. Yahoo News – Latest News &…