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Scholastic Inc. Pulls Children's Book, "A Birthday Cake for George Washington"

Scholastic Inc. pulled a picture book this week after complaints that the book “sentimentalized” slavery.

The picture book, “A Birthday Cake for George Washington,” was released on January 5th, 2016 in time for the holidays in February honoring U.S. 123 more words

Politics

Humane Society Executive Director Under Fire For Paying For Purebred Dog

PITTSBURGH (KDKA)- The executive director of the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society is coming under fire.

A petition has more than 1,000 signatures asking that the Humane Society board remove Joy Braunstein from her position. 325 more words

News

College Student Who Posted Dorm Room on Airbnb Faces Repercussions

An Emerson College student faces disciplinary action because he rented his dorm room, apparently one with a view of the Boston Common/Public Garden, on Airbnb. 239 more words

Tech

News: Fan made mash-up powers up campaign for Danny DeVito to voice Detective Pikachu

Last week saw the unveiling of the Great Detective Pikachu trailer after over two years of silence around the “top secret” Pokémon branch-off game and, understandably, the fandom went wild. 145 more words

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Petition - Provide tests for Group B Strep to prevent any more avoidable deaths of newborn babies

via Change.org

My partner Scott and I should have been sharing our son Edward Gili’s first birthday last month. But instead of having that exciting first year to celebrate and many more to look forward to, we had just 9 precious days to spend with our beautiful son. 318 more words

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Petition - Reverse Croydon Council's proposals for a 2,743% increase in street trading fees

The petition which was launched via Change.org by Matthews Yard reads,

‘Croydon Council has recently announced proposals to change the way it charges business for street trading licences. 428 more words

Consultations & Petitions

Petition - Gap Inc - foxes, rabbits, and raccoon dogs are being slaughtered. Please stop selling fur.

via Change.org

Gap Inc. profits from animals’ suffering in the fur industry. Raccoon dogs, foxes, rabbits, and mink are slaughtered and skinned for Gap Inc.’s Intermix stores despite widespread cruelty to animals who are often beaten, electrocuted, or bled to death for their fur. 408 more words

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