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I swear more and more news stories are starting to sound like movie scripts.  Either the world is getting crazier or art truly imitates life. We should play a game “real life or a movie”.   114 more words

Current Events

Cruel shark fin trade supported by EU loophole which permits 'smuggling'

July 22nd, 2015 (Stuart Winter). AN EU loophole is allowing travellers to “smuggle” precious shark fins into Britain to be sold on the black market for small fortunes. 507 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

07.21.15: Savage Capitalism

Tareck William Saab, the People’s Defender, spoke on the ongoing controversy surrounding last week’s raid on the Cota 905 area of Caracas. As People”s Defender, Saab acts as a human rights watchdog, working to ensure that the state respects the rights of its citizens. 1,067 more words

Daily Update

The Deep Web - Untold Freedom & Anonymity

In an ever knowledgable and evolving digital generation, the ‘deep web’ is an entity little known about and shrouded amongst vast secrecy. The deep web is a portion of the world wide web that is unindexed by standard search engines. 362 more words

Alex Winter

Planned Parenthood is NOT Illegally or Unethically Selling Body Parts

The Center for Medical Progress, an anti-abortion group, uploaded this shocking video two days ago that purportedly shows Dr. Deborah Nucatola, the senior director of medical services at Planned Parenthood,  casually discussing the sale of dead fetus body parts in between sips of wine and bites of salad. 574 more words

Indonesian wildlife trafficker jailed for two years

An Indonesian wildlife trader, who was caught trying to sell an infant orangutan, has been sentenced to two years in prison and fined ten million Indonesian rupiah (about 750 US$) in Medan, North Sumatra. 1,149 more words

Indonesia

Black market weed is legal marijuana's biggest road block

For an entire year now, anyone of age who wants to smoke marijuana in Washington has been able to stroll into a retail store, purchase it, drive it home, and smoke it without breaking the law. 432 more words

Marijuana