Animal Rights

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Lions face extinction by 2050 without drastic action, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Monday. (Photo: Earth Touch/flickr/cc)
African lions are at risk of extinction in the foreseeable future and should be listed as threatened on the endangered species list, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said on Monday. "The African lion—a symbol of majesty, courage and strength since earliest times—faces serious and continuing threats to its survival," said Service director Dan...
Kanya D'Almeida, IPS News
COLOMBO - In pure numbers, the past few decades have been marked by destruction...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
They are vanishing before our very eyes. Polar bears, monarch butterflies and...