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Facebook removes video of baby owls for breaching sex and nudity rules!

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Note to Facebook: I am not criticising your business so please don’t remove one of my groups 🙂 . I guess that Facebook is using algorithms built upon artificial intelligence (AI) to surf through their billions upon billions of postings, photographs and videos to weed out those that they think (correction: that the computer program …

Trump’s government makes it legal to kill hibernating bears and their cubs in their dens

Killing cubs and their mother in their den while hibernating in Alaska

NEWS/VIEWS: Alaska, USA: it seems astonishing to me that America’s federal government has introduced new rules which allow the killing of hibernating bears and their cubs in their dens and shooting caribou from speedboats in national parks in Alaska this summer. The new rules reverse the ban imposed in 2015 by the Obama administration. These …

Is the Queen implicated in animal cruelty?

Queen's pigeons

Is the Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms implicated in animal cruelty because of her involvement in pigeon racing? The Queen has been sending birds to the South African Million Dollar Pigeon Race for about 20 years. The pigeons are kept at Sandringham. The race is the sport’s biggest competition. It …