Animals

Since When Did ‘Crystal Clear Water’ Involve Coal Ash? Since Trump (VIDEO)

Since When Did ‘Crystal Clear Water’ Involve Coal Ash? Since Trump (VIDEO)

Late last year, Donald Trump said that “crystal clear water” would be important to his administration. But, as the saying goes, actions speak louder than words. Trump’s actions consistently demonstrate that he doesn’t care about protecting America’s waterways or the communities that rely on them as he is systematically dismantling the EPA. I’ve already written about how […]

‘Beyond The Pale Of Decency’ – House Approves Barbaric Hunting Practices In Wildlife Refuges (VIDEO)

‘Beyond The Pale Of Decency’ – House Approves Barbaric Hunting Practices In Wildlife Refuges (VIDEO)

The House of Representatives has approved a joint resolution that invites Alaskan hunters to engage in unimaginable acts of barbarism. House joint resolution 69, introduced by Alaska’s Republican Rep. Don Young, overturns a federal rule written by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service that bans denning – the practice of killing baby wolves in their dens. […]

Trump’s Proposed Budget Cuts Could Dampen The Nation’s Disaster Preparedness (VIDEO)

Trump’s Proposed Budget Cuts Could Dampen The Nation’s Disaster Preparedness (VIDEO)

The Trump administration is set to enact dramatic cuts to yet another federal science agency, according to a report by the Washington Post. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) could see 17 percent of its funding slashed in fiscal year 2018. The NOAA oversees crucial ocean and atmospheric research, without which it would be […]

Trump Budget Slashes EPA Funding For Great Lakes By 97 Percent (VIDEO)

Trump Budget Slashes EPA Funding For Great Lakes By 97 Percent (VIDEO)

Michigan’s Democratic senators slammed Donald Trump’s new budget for cutting EPA funds to a Great Lakes restoration program by 97 percent. The proposed budget would slash the EPA’s Great Lakes cleanup fund from $300 million to just $10 million. Debbie Stabenow took to Twitter to write: It's outrageous that President Trump's budget plan includes a 97% […]

Ryan Zinke Confirmed As Head Of Interior Dept. (VIDEO)

Ryan Zinke Confirmed As Head Of Interior Dept. (VIDEO)

The Senate confirmed Rep. Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.) to lead the Interior Department Wednesday. The former Navy Seal will now manage about 500 million acres, or one-fifth of all American land. Zinke has described himself as a modern-day Teddy Roosevelt. He resigned as a delegate to the GOP convention last year after the party approved a […]

Half Of All Species Could Be Extinct By The End Of The Century (VIDEO)

Half Of All Species Could Be Extinct By The End Of The Century (VIDEO)

Currently, one in five species on Earth faces extinction.  According to the Biological Extinction Conference held at the Vatican last week, that percentage will rise to 50% by the end of the century unless we take immediate urgent action to curb emissions of carbon and other greenhouse gases. Biologist Paul Ehrlich of Stanford University in California says: “Rich western […]

Trump Delays Executive Order That Could Kill Our Crops (VIDEO)

Trump Delays Executive Order That Could Kill Our Crops (VIDEO)

Last week, the environment took yet another hit from President Donald Trump and his administration. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that the rusty patched bumble bee would not start receiving federal protection on Friday, as previously scheduled. Environmentalists are alarmed by the move, arguing that the species is too vulnerable to abandon. Rebecca […]

GOP Is Now Complaining That They Can’t Be Blatantly Offensive To Native Americans (VIDEO)

GOP Is Now Complaining That They Can’t Be Blatantly Offensive To Native Americans (VIDEO)

It should come as no surprise that a republican is upset that America cannot continue to promote racism. Former President Barack Obama decided that it was time to get rid of an offensive creek name. Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge will soon be changed to Loess Bluff National Wildlife Refuge. That’s because ‘squaw’ is considered to […]

Trump Never Had A Pet To Love Him – He Doesn’t Care About Yours Either (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Trump Never Had A Pet To Love Him – He Doesn’t Care About Yours Either (TWEETS/VIDEO)

President Donald Trump doesn’t care if animal breeders resort to extreme measures. He also once suggested that it was a waste of money to regulate pet food, even though not doing so could result in deaths. Covering Up Animal Abuse Animal lovers tend to avoid supporting breeders who abuse animals. There are far too many […]

GOP Uses Obscure Legal Loophole To Destroy The US – And The Planet (VIDEO)

GOP Uses Obscure Legal Loophole To Destroy The US – And The Planet (VIDEO)

The Republican Party is at it again with repeals that could have devastating consequences for the planet. Since taking office in January, President Donald Trump has been on a warpath to undo the work of the Obama Administration, particularly when it comes to environmental protection. Trump’s current weapon of choice is the rarely used Congressional […]

Scientists Are Fighting The War On Science Along New Fronts (VIDEO)

Scientists Are Fighting The War On Science Along New Fronts (VIDEO)

  One of the biggest stories of the newly christened Trump administration was that mere hours after being sworn in, President Donald Trump’s team purged the White House web page of all references to healthcare, civil rights, and climate change (along with references to healthcare and civil rights). While the Obama White House climate change […]

WTF? Jimmy John’s Owner Hunts Endangered Animals For Sport (TWEET)

WTF? Jimmy John’s Owner Hunts Endangered Animals For Sport (TWEET)

Jimmy John’s makes good sandwiches, but its approach to labor relations leaves a lot to be desired. For years, the company didn’t allow its sandwich makers and delivery drivers to work for a competing sandwich shop within three miles of a Jimmy John’s store for three years after leaving the company. It was only stopped […]

Humane Society: We’ve Gotta Endorse Hillary Cuz Trump’s Even Bad For Animals (VIDEO)

Humane Society: We’ve Gotta Endorse Hillary Cuz Trump’s Even Bad For Animals (VIDEO)

The rise of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has sparked a huge backlash from people who are against his racism, sexism, homophobia, xenophobia, and his ugly orange face. Many groups are coming out against him. One of the latest major organizations to endorse Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump is the Humane Society. […]

Progressive Nomad: These Animals Were Found Sharing Cages With The DEAD (VIDEO)

Progressive Nomad: These Animals Were Found Sharing Cages With The DEAD (VIDEO)

In August of this year, Four Paws, a Vienna-based animal welfare non-profit, lead a dangerous mission into a zoo directly outside of the Gaza Strip where they rescued 15 animals from the worst conditions they had ever seen. In 2007 the Palestinian businessman, Abu Diab Oweida, and his three sons opened the Khan Younis Zoo […]

Groomer Exposed Abusing A Dog In Viral Video – Gets A Slap On The Wrist (VIDEOS)

Groomer Exposed Abusing A Dog In Viral Video – Gets A Slap On The Wrist (VIDEOS)

A viral video of a groomer abusing a dog has gone viral. This horrible incident occurred at “The Fuzzy Butt Stops Here” salon in Williamsburg, Virginia. The video has been viewed over 2.4 million times. A former employee took this footage of the business owner Mironda Henning tossing this Cockapoo around. She was arrested in July […]

Jane Goodall: Donald Trump Has The Debating Skills Of A Chimpanzee (VIDEO)

Jane Goodall: Donald Trump Has The Debating Skills Of A Chimpanzee (VIDEO)

The famous anthropologist, Jane Goodall, said that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s style of debating is like chimpanzee dominance rituals. The Hill reported that Goodall said: “In many ways the performances of Donald Trump remind me of male chimpanzees and their dominance rituals.” “… In order to impress rivals, males seeking to rise in the […]

Debunking The Top 4 Myths About ‘Aggressive’ Dog Breeds (GIFS/VIDEO)

Debunking The Top 4 Myths About ‘Aggressive’ Dog Breeds (GIFS/VIDEO)

Unfortunately, there are many sick people in this world who abuse dogs. There was the famous case of Michael Vick training his dogs to fight. Because of stories like that, many people are afraid of Pit bulls and other breeds people think are “aggressive.” Many places don’t allow you to own dogs of particular breeds. […]

This Dog Is Serving His Third Term As Mayor (VIDEO)

This Dog Is Serving His Third Term As Mayor (VIDEO)

The town of Cormorant, Minnesota has elected a dog to be its mayor for the third time. A nine-year-old Great Pyrenees named Duke is their mayor. Resident Karen Nelson said: “I don’t know who would run against him because he’s done such great things for the community.” She added: “His companion is my little black Chihuahua, […]

Major Cockfighting Ring Discovered In Alabama (VIDEO)

Major Cockfighting Ring Discovered In Alabama (VIDEO)

Something very sad was discovered in my home state this week. An illegal cock-fighting pit was found in Citronelle, Alabama. The FBI executed a search warrant on Friday and found the ginormous pit. This was a huge space that could hold up to 1,000 animals at a time. It wasn’t just the cockfighting pit in this […]

Animals That Are Part Pig, Part Human May Soon Be A Reality (VIDEO)

Pablo Ross thinks he may have the answer to the current shortage of transplantable human organs. Ross is a reproductive biologist at the University of California, Davis. He has been trying to use genetic engineering to grow human organs in pigs. How It Works Ross is creating chimeras — animals made from two different zygotes. […]

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