Support Battlefield Excellence through Superior Training (BEST) Practices Act?

ACTION ALERT How does shooting a pig in the face with a pistol, then with an assault rifle, and again with a shotgun prepare soldiers for the trauma of the battlefield? It doesn’t. Animals abused in military training drills need … Continue reading

Stop Texas A&M experiments on golden retrievers to develop muscular dystrophy

 There’s a petition taking off on Change.org, and we think you might be interested in signing it. Petitioning Michael K. Young, Dr. Joe Kornegay, Texas A&M University, Dean Eleanor M. Green Michael K. Young: End the cruel and useless Muscular … Continue reading

Stop Bill H.R. 3990 in Congress From Stripping the Antiquities Act

    Our public lands, enjoyed and loved by people across the country, and the home to many wildlife are under attack like never before. Here’s what’s at stake: Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has recommended the largest elimination of protections for … Continue reading

Renew Funding For Gun Violence Research to Help Protect All Species

Gun violence kills an average of 93 people a day in the United States. It is a public health crisis, but because of the National Rifle Association’s extremism, most doctors and researchers cannot treat it as one. In 1996, the NRA … Continue reading

Support Pet & Women Safety [PAWS] Act of 2017 [H.R. 909] in Connecticut

Taken from Humane Society Legiislative Fund, 1255 23rd Street, NW, Suite 455, Washington, DC 20037, www.hslf.org PETITION TO SUPPORT VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE Dear Representative John Larson, Senator Richard Blumenthal, and Senator Chris Murphy: As a citizen of Connecticut and … Continue reading

Everytown – Reject NRA’s Radical Agenda Oppose Bills H.R.38 & Share Act

Everytown for Gun Safety Tell Congress to REJECT These Dangerous Gun Bills Right now, NRA leadership is pushing members of Congress to pass two extreme bills — (1) so called “Concealed Carry Reciprocity,” which would gut your state’s laws; and … Continue reading

Defenders of Wildlife Update on “California Waterfix”

Taken from Defenders Fall 2017 Magazine Law of Survival www.defenders.org Tunnel Vision To prevent further harm to the largest estuary on the West Coast, Defenders joined with other conservation and fishing groups in lawsuits against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife … Continue reading

Sierra Club Accomplishments since 1916 – Stop The Attack on The Environment

Taken from Sierra Club Literature  October 2017 Michael Brune, Executive Director  2101 Webster Street, Suite 1300, Oakland, CA 94612 – 415-977-5500 – www.SierraClub.org Introduction by Jean Furs: We as citizens and stewards of this great country of ours need to … Continue reading