Archived Action eAlerts

Friday, May 15, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, In March, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) initiated its latest effort to permit the Makah Tribe of Washington to hunt gray whales by releasing a Draft Environmental...
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, In 2013, the US Department of Agriculture declined to act on a series of recommendations—made by its own advisory National Organic Standards Board (NOSB)—to strengthen the animal...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Update: On January 20, 2016, Senator Booker spoke again before his colleagues on the Environment and Public Works  Committee, urging his fellow senators to take action to reduce the risks...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, We urge you to attend a screening of Breach, the first feature documentary film to highlight Iceland's commercial whaling industry. Directed by Jonny Zwick, narrated by...
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Dear Illinois Humanitarian, Some of you may have been asked to contact your Illinois state representative a few weeks ago because he serves on the Executive Committee, which was about to consider HB...
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, Although dolphins are protected on paper by Peruvian law, thousands of dolphins are killed by fishermen each year in Peruvian waters, hunted with harpoons and butchered on board....
Friday, April 3, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, Since Iceland resumed commercial whaling in 2006, more than 551 endangered fin whales have been killed, and in excess of 5,400 tons of fin whale meat and blubber have been shipped...
Monday, March 30, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, On Saturday, April 25, AWI will be joining EarthShare and others from the DC Metro area, for the Anacostia Watershed Society's annual Earth Day Cleanup and Celebration. Last year,...
Friday, March 27, 2015
Dear North Carolina Humanitarian, Activists like you have worked hard to keep anti-whistleblower (or "ag-gag") laws out of North Carolina. These laws attempt to criminalize investigations of farm...
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Dear Humanitarian, Legislation preventing horses from being hauled on double-deck trailers has been reintroduced in the House and Senate. The Horse Transportation Safety Act, H.R. 1282, has been...