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"You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud."-Maya Angelou

saiyanhajime:

One of the few more typical illustration pieces I did whilst at uni.
Animal rights isn’t something I get that up in arms about, honestly. But something really irks me about the whole white tiger thing… I think it’s the deception.
For those unaware, white tigers are NOT a sub-species of tiger. They should not be being bred for conservation, or arguably at all. And the breeding of them has damaged the captive tiger population, both white and regular, bengal and siberian, beyond repair. They also often suffer ill effects of in breeding.
Note the DNA being washed out in my image.
Learn more about the White Tiger Fraud.

saiyanhajime:

One of the few more typical illustration pieces I did whilst at uni.

Animal rights isn’t something I get that up in arms about, honestly. But something really irks me about the whole white tiger thing… I think it’s the deception.

For those unaware, white tigers are NOT a sub-species of tiger. They should not be being bred for conservation, or arguably at all. And the breeding of them has damaged the captive tiger population, both white and regular, bengal and siberian, beyond repair. They also often suffer ill effects of in breeding.

Note the DNA being washed out in my image.

Learn more about the White Tiger Fraud.

fightingforwhales:

seaworld-hubbs wants to build a huuuuuge fish farm off the california coast to raise an unregulated species of fish (yellowtail)

a brief check on seafood watch revealed that farmed yellowtail in other countries is harmful to local marine life/the environment.

i don’t want this to happen

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animaladdiction:

INTRODUCING ANIMALS IN THE ANTARCTIC! The Antarctic is a polar region, specifically the region around the Earth’s South Pole, opposite the Arctic region around the North Pole. Although many people think polar bears and penguins live in the same area together, that’s completely false. There are no polar bears in Antarctica.| animal blog

animaladdiction:

INTRODUCING ANIMALS IN THE ANTARCTIC!

The Antarctic is a polar region, specifically the region around the Earth’s South Pole, opposite the Arctic region around the North Pole. Although many people think polar bears and penguins live in the same area together, that’s completely false. There are no polar bears in Antarctica.| animal blog

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lisaehrman:

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nativeamericannews:

Husband of woman killed by Miccosukee driver hit with $72,000 court fee
Carlos Bermudez lost his wife in 1998 when a drug-impaired Miccosukee Tribe member slammed into the couple’s car with their infant son in the back seat on the Tamiami Trail.More than a decade later, Bermudez and his son won a $3.1 million judgment for her “wrongful” death, but they have struggled to collect the jury award — now totaling almost $5 million with interest.

nativeamericannews:

Husband of woman killed by Miccosukee driver hit with $72,000 court fee

Carlos Bermudez lost his wife in 1998 when a drug-impaired Miccosukee Tribe member slammed into the couple’s car with their infant son in the back seat on the Tamiami Trail.
More than a decade later, Bermudez and his son won a $3.1 million judgment for her “wrongful” death, but they have struggled to collect the jury award — now totaling almost $5 million with interest.

nativeamericannews:

State employee accused of stealing from Cayuga Nation minors
A high-ranking employee of the New York State Office of Children and Family Services was arrested on Wednesday after authorities said she stole money from trust accounts belonging to Cayuga Nation minors.Kim Thomas-Muffoletto, 56, worked as the director of Native American Services. Authorities said she took nearly $25,000 from 15 accounts over seven years.

nativeamericannews:

State employee accused of stealing from Cayuga Nation minors

A high-ranking employee of the New York State Office of Children and Family Services was arrested on Wednesday after authorities said she stole money from trust accounts belonging to Cayuga Nation minors.
Kim Thomas-Muffoletto, 56, worked as the director of Native American Services. Authorities said she took nearly $25,000 from 15 accounts over seven years.