Rename All Birds Named After White People

10,000 Birds

Prior to serving in the Confederacy, Driver notes, McCown played leading roles in genocidal campaigns against indigenous peoples on the US-Canada border and against the Seminoles in Florida. So, a proposal: let’s stop naming non-European birds after people of European descent.

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The Battle of Stalingrad, or Crows vs. People

10,000 Birds

Therefore you can imagine my suspicion when I started to receive calls from various journalists to comment on cases of Hooded Crows attacking people. It only lasts for a day or two before they take flight themselves, but people do not respond with much understanding.

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People of a Feather

10,000 Birds

I hadn’t really thought about that much until, the other night, a friend and I went to see People of a Feather. But if you’re still blizzarded in, at least People of a Feather is available on DVD… Feature photo by David Iliff. A loud chirp rang from the side of the mountain, and a handful of stones skittered down the talus slope.

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People prefer higher costs

Environmental Economics

represent the people (am I right?), People in the U.S. Thank goodness for this new report from the OECD. Without it, we would have never known that economic incentive-based environmental policy can save money!

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Young people and knives in Britain and elsewhere

Green (Living) Review

They also took those knives to school often and how many stabbings did we have among children and young people? Now we have this so-called knife culture (sorry, the people who phrased that term have no idea of true knife culture) with all those stabbings and such.

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Why do we have people going hungry?

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) People are not going hungry or are starving because we cannot produce enough food, though that is what governments and the media are trying to make us believe.

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In the past – not that long ago – people were happy with less

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) In the past – not so long ago – people were happy and content with less. Today people are not even happy if they have everything; they still want more. And then? Well, they are still not happy and need more, and then more still. But happiness never comes.

2019 168

Paying people to live in rural areas

Environmental Economics

The Council released its recommendations a while back, and among them is a plan to pay people to move to rural Georgia: To reverse the current population migration trend, the council proposes a "Rural Relocate and Reside” program designed to incentivize rural living, especially for professional, high wage earners through a local and state government partnership that. Paying people to live in rural areas thus has a negative side-effect of effectively subsidizing energy consumption. (My

2018 142

Why Hurt People Hurt People.

Elephant Journal

There's a saying in Buddhism, "Those who cause suffering are suffering.". Equal Rights Non New-Agey Spirituality Right Livelihood buddhism Cambodia compassion forgiveness LGBT community Orlando shootings suffering

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Genuine People Attract Genuine People.

Elephant Journal

Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Inspiring (Wow) Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) attraction care compassion empathy genuine humility inner peace joy love openess people

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Where the People Are

10,000 Birds

Today, I bring you an equally lavish look at a group bipeds that are perhaps a little more confusing: people. People who are into birds. Recently, I’ve reviewed a number of well-designed and interesting books on birds.

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The people shall govern

Green (Living) Review

Nowhere can I read in any of those statements that say “the people shall govern” anything of a government and the US Constitution where it, apparently states a government for the people by the people of the people also does not mean that the people govern.

People going retro

Green (Living) Review

Not only in the aspects mentioned above people are seemingly going retro but also on other levels and in regards to other things. But industry seems to insist to make things more and more complicated because, so their excuse, people want such sophistication.

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POOR PEOPLE ?

Green (Living) Review

One day, the father of a very wealthy family took his son on a trip to the country with the express purpose of showing him how poor people live. Did you see how poor people live?' They spent a couple of days and nights on the farm of what would be considered a very poor family. On their return from their trip, the father asked his son, 'How was the trip?' 'It It was great, Dad.' 'Did the father asked. 'Oh Oh yeah,' said the son. 'So, So, tell me, what did you learn from the trip?'

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People's Climate March Leaves Trail Of Trash

Green (Living) Review

Around 400,000 people marched through Manhattan to send a message to world leaders regarding the dire consequences of climate change, and the urgent, desperate necessity of enacting sweeping reforms to stop it. It appears at least 150,000 of those people tossed away their paper Starbucks cups.

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The Tories and the British People

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Never ever has a Tory government in Britain benefited the people with, possibly, one single exception and that was the victory in the Second World War but even that is questionable.

2017 151

The people must liberate themselves

Green (Living) Review

Nationalization of industry and means of production is one of those attempts, then calling it “owned by the people” though it is rather “owned by the state”. In fact, the state itself is something that needs to be abolished if the people are to be free, but that is another story.

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Save the turtles – from people!

Green Prophet

This day was created to help people celebrate turtles and tortoises and protect their disappearing habitats. We contacted the Israel Nature and Parks Authority, and we told them about the fact that people have turtles at home.

2019 72

Design and Planning for People in Place

Green (Living) Review

For Geddes the role of the designer was two-fold: i) to contribute to the material adaptation of people and their livelihood to the specific opportunities and challenges of the places they inhabit, and ii), to affect in the transformation of culture through education.

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Older people teach young ones traditional skills at GrandFest

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Older people led masterclasses in skills such as dressmaking and bread-making at GrandFest, a one-day festival in east London.

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People turn to gardening for relaxation & wellbeing

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro According to the results of a survey conducted by garden equipment retailer Lawnmowers Direct over 51% of people surveyed turn to gardening for relaxation and wellbeing.

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Feed people, not landfills

Green (Living) Review

Through its new campaign "Feed People, Not Landfills," the EPA is looking to connect people and businesses who have excess food with hungry families in need – helping communities, saving money and reducing food waste.

Photos of Birds People Like

10,000 Birds

Conversely, for people who are less experienced about photography, the basic elements are important, but the expression and the story a photo tells appear to be important. Interestingly the response was similar among people I was more familiar with. These are photos of some of the most common birds in their distributional ranges and were taken by people who are not expert by any stretch of the word. What makes for good bird photo?

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Causes and Effects of Desertification on People and the Environment

Greentumble

billion people (mainly from developing countries) until the present day [1]. So, people move the livestock to another piece of land where the process repeats. More people means higher demand for natural resources (including water(!)

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Don't try to impress people with what you can buy

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Don't try to impress people with what you can buy. People are always totally amazed that I do not have a television, for instance. Instead impress them – or at least try to impress them – with what you can do and make.

2018 151

Bedroom tax is killing people

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Despite what the Con-Dem coalition of Cameron and Clegg may want the people to believe the so-called bedroom tax is a very serious issue to many people.

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Real tweets from real people

Environmental Economics

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Healing powers of yoga for young people.

Elephant Journal

In an uncertain world, young people are turning to coping strategies that are available to them. […]. “All of my friends smoke a spliff every day and/or take medication, either to help them sleep, or to combat anxiety or depression or for ADHD.

2019 91

One thing that Wholeheartedly Happy people have in Common.

Elephant Journal

Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Elephant Academy Enlightened Society Health & Wellness Non New-Agey Spirituality grateful gratitude happiness happy journaling meditation thankful wholeheartedly happy people

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People matter: Tanzania evicts thousands of Maasai for hunting safaris

Green Traveler Guides

Despite reassurances by Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete as recently as November, 2014, that […] People matter: Tanzania evicts thousands of Maasai for hunting safaris is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Birds and People: A Book Review

10,000 Birds

It took me a while to wrap my mind around the concept of Birds and People , Mark Cocker and David Tipling’s book that, in 592 pages, explores the intersection of just that—birds and us. People on one side of the rope, owls on the other.” He started working on Birds and People in January 2007, according to the book’s web site, and the project ultimately took six years. ” One of the more interesting aspects of Birds and People is its use of stories by just plain people.

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(A) Free People: An Illusion

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) We are being told that we are free people by the powers that be and that we have this lovely democratic system. That is not the sign of a free people. A) free people indeed. One of the many reason that some people refuse to register births.

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Why People Pleasers make themselves Invisible.

Elephant Journal

People pleasers usually are; it’s the easiest way to get someone to like us. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Elephant Academy Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Love comparison feeling less than invisible love people-pleaser relationshipsAnd boy, did I ever have that man liking me.

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The Secrets of Interesting People.

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Z ADMIN Entertainment & Culture Featured Today conversation cool gone with the wind Hipster interesting people listening passion rhett butlerHuman beings are naturally complex creatures.

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The trees are called Standing People

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The trees are called Standing People, by the Native Americans, and we should perceive them in the same way, because they are our teachers.

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How to Set Boundaries with Difficult People.

Elephant Journal

Boundaries have everything to do with the choices we make every day to nourish a healthy home, body, relationship and life.

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Localization: For People And The Earth

Green (Living) Review

The movement for localization is growing rapidly, worldwide.

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The People’s Climate March

Environmental News Network

Yesterday was the People’s Climate March in NYC and I was lucky enough to be one of the 310,000 plus people who were lucky enough to attend. It was an amazing experience and I got to meet a lot of exciting passionate people who really care about our planet.

When the oil runs out, people will need horses again

Green (Living) Review

Plus some of the other animals that have, through the ages, been used as draft animals and for carrying goods (and people).

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Localization: for people and the Earth

Green (Living) Review

The movement for localization is growing rapidly, worldwide.

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Organisms Named after Famous People

Environmental News Network

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Preparing For The People’s Climate March

Environmental News Network

Two days prior to the UN meeting in New York City us everyday activists will get our chance to speak our minds at the People’s Climate March. When I got there I was surprised by the amount and diversity of the people attending the training. Activism Climate peoples climate march

Banks before people

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Our rulers have decided to save the banking system by sacrificing the living standard of the people on the altar of expediency. Who are the people anyway but just plebes, riffraff and a nuisance. The people don't count and to them are but serfs to be oppressed and controlled. The British people and their wish – in the majority – to get us out of the EU were not his concerns and were not even considered.

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