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Comment on Historic Day for Marriage Equality in Mexico City by Puebla Is About to Become Mexico’s 20th State to Legalize Marriage Equality – Washington latest

[…] Sur, Chihuahua, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Nuevo Leon, Oaxaca, and Quintana Roo. Mexico City, meanwhile, began performing same-sex marriages in 2010, making it the first jurisdiction in all of Latin America to recognize the freedom to […]

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Comment on Fact Sheet: Adoption by LGBTQ Parents by Second-Parent Adoption, Parentage Orders, and Other Ways to Protect Your Family – Mombian

[…] National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) has a helpful summary of state laws regarding second-parent adoptions. It’s important to know that while all 50 states and DC now allow second-parent adoptions for […]

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Civil

Anger Over Florida Students’ Racist Photo, Superintendent’s Meeting With Far Right ‘Moms for Liberty’ Group

Martin County School District superintendent Dr. John Millay is facing two challenges this week. Parents in the Treasure Coast area of Florida are outraged after a photo of six students holding up letters spelling out a racist slur circulated on social media. Some are also concerned after Millay met with a far-right parents group, Moms […]

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Animals

‘Amazing and loyal’ dog defends woman from mountain lion attack in California

Erin Wilson says Eva jumped to her defense and was badly wounded in protecting her after the cougar attacked during a walk A woman who was attacked by a mountain lion in northern California says her dog jumped to her defense and was badly wounded in protecting her. “I don’t think I will ever be […]

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Animals

Bomb Simulator Shows Disastrous Consequences If Nuclear Bomb Explode Near You

Nuclear weapons historian and professor develops a nuclear bomb simulator that can project the effects of the detonation of such a weapon anywhere on Earth.

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Animals

WildEarth – Sunset Safari – 19 May 2022

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Civil

Trump ‘Undermining Democracy’ by Spreading Election Fraud Disinfo – Says Oz Should Just ‘Declare Victory’

Donald Trump is continuing his anti-democracy tactics, this time calling on the candidate he endorsed for a Pennsylvania seat in the U.S. Senate to simply “declare victory” despite the race being exceptionally close and all the ballots not being counted. “Dr. Oz should declare victory,” Trump wrote on his own social media platform, Truth Social, […]

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Animals

1.4 Million Urban Trees Will Be Dead By 2050 Due to Infestation of Invasive Species

A new study shows that an invasive infestation will kill over a million urban tree areas across the United States. The forecast shows that nearly all ash trees in more than 6,000 communities will be infested by the emerald ash borer.

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Animals

Snake Charmer Dies From Venomous Cobra Bite in Mouth and Finger

A 60-year-old snake charmer in Kigoma, Tanzania plays with a cobra and dies after the reptile bites him in the mouth and fingers.

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Animals

Despite Global Warming, Antarctica Ice Shelves Exhibit Growth for the Past 20 Years

New studies show that there is ice advance or ice growth in an area behind Larsen D, in the eastern Antarctic Peninsula.

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Animals

Island Now Thriving After Sucessfully Purging More Than 300,000 Invasive Rats

Exterminating invasive species from fragile islands has been one of the most significant conservation successes of the twenty-first century.

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Animals

The Chew Crew: Creating a Female Led Gorilla Troop

Hi Zoo friends! We have some exciting news to share, coming from Gorilla World. After the passing of our silverback Jomo, the gorilla troop and caregiver team have been adapting to the loss. While […]