UK government endorses controversial Heathrow airport expansion

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Related: Exciting new designs for Heathrow Airport’s expansion unveiled

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Via The Guardian

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The US government votes to slaughter 45,000 wild horses to make room for cattle

Last Friday, the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board made the decision to use euthanasia to kill 45,000 wild horses currently captive in government holding facilities throughout the US. The decision has come under great scrutiny by organizations who argue for using birth control to minimize population growth, instead.

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The U.S. government has temporarily blocked the Dakota Access Pipeline

A decision by the Obama administration to temporarily block construction on the Dakota Access Pipeline this Friday gave the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and hundreds of other protesters cause for celebration. Just minutes after a federal judge rejected the tribe’s request for an injunction, the surprise announcement was released and the project has been halted – for now.

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