08 May '11, 6am

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“All dairy operations, whether conventional or organic, exist solely by doing to millions of defenseless females the worst thing anyone can do to a mother.” - Peaceful Prairie Sanctuary The arrival of Mothers’ Day marks an occasion to reflect on not only the love of our own mothers, but the essence of motherhood itself, and what it means for us and our culture. But as we send cards, flowers, gifts and poetry to the women in our lives who have cared for and nurtured us, we are perhaps overlooking an opportunity to look more honestly at our society’s hypocrisy when it comes to the same profound relationship among members of other species. Humans are far from the only animals to experience the deep connection between mother and child. In fact, this might be one of the very experiences that is universal – crossing all boundaries between species. And yet, somehow, we manage to ...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/animal-welfare/blog/mother-s-...

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Mother's Day Slideshow | The Nature Conservancy

nature.org 08 May '11, 1pm

They say nobody loves you like your mother. This certainly seems true in nature, where many females go to extreme measures...

On Mother's Day, A Look At The Last Six Months

On Mother's Day, A Look At The Last Six Months

care2.com 08 May '11, 9am

I guess Martha it is because no one is an actual abortion advocate. There are people who are pro choice but no one is pro ...

LAST MINUTE MOTHER'S DAY IDEAS: KAIA HOUSE Still stumped as to what to get Mom for Mother's Day this year...

LAST MINUTE MOTHER'S DAY IDEAS: KAIA HOUSE Stil...

ecofashionworld.com 08 May '11, 1am

• For those of you that like to get crafty, make mom her very own reusable veggie bags. Use popular fabrics such as mosqui...

What I've Learned As the Mother of an Autistic Son (VIDEO)

What I've Learned As the Mother of an Autistic ...

care2.com 08 May '11, 12am

Fourteen years ago, I was waiting to become a mother. Our son Charlie was born on May 15, 1997; I spent Mother's Day 1997 ...

Happy Mother's Day ~ The most expensive cars in the world

Happy Mother's Day ~ The most expensive cars in...

mnn.com 08 May '11, 5pm

This is one of the few cars here built for parades, not the race track — though it’s fast, too. A proud descendant of the ...

Recycled Newspaper Roses for Mother’s Day

Recycled Newspaper Roses for Mother’s Day

inhabitots.com 07 May '11, 5pm

Mother’s Day is Sunday May 10th. And there’s only one way to top simply saying, “You’re an awesome mom” … and that’s by sa...

Ann Dunham - In Praise Of Barack Obama's Unconventional Mother: Barack Obama's mother has been known variously a...

Ann Dunham - In Praise Of Barack Obama's Unconv...

care2.com 06 May '11, 9pm

Barack Obama's mother has been known variously as "a white anthropologist from Kansas" and "a single mother on food stamps...

13 animals hunted to extinction And here's how it happened.

13 animals hunted to extinction And here's how ...

mnn.com 06 May '11, 10pm

Almost everyone is familiar with the tragic story of the dodo bird, the passive, flightless bird that was hunted to extinc...

Mother's Day: An Opportunity to Support Women Around the World

Mother's Day: An Opportunity to Support Women A...

treehugger.com 05 May '11, 9pm

Mother's Day: An Opportunity to Support Women Around the World Image: Courtesy of Les Stone / Women for Women Internationa...

Happy Mother’s Day! Love, Fido

Happy Mother’s Day! Love, Fido

care2.com 07 May '11, 11pm

By Lisa Spector, Juilliard Graduate, Canine Music Expert and co-founder of Through a Dog’s Ear . Mother’s Day is not the e...

The perfect Mother's Day gift: Plant a living garden in her backyard

The perfect Mother's Day gift: Plant a living g...

mnn.com 04 May '11, 7pm

Even in its first year, the little garden exploded with fragrant foliage and blooms which brought compliments from countle...

Need some inspiration for Mother's Day gifts? Here's the @TreeHugger Mother's Day gift guide:

Need some inspiration for Mother's Day gifts? H...

treehugger.com 03 May '11, 1pm

It's that time of year again: Flowers are blooming, birds are nesting, and it's time to find the perfect Mother's Day gift...

Is a Human "Here and Now" Bias Clouding Climate...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 08 May '11, 11am

Our lack of ability to perceive and react to climate is not just simply a problem rooted in social norms. It goes far deep...

Dot Earth: Is a Human "Here and Now" Bias Cloud...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 08 May '11, 12pm

Our lack of ability to perceive and react to climate is not just simply a problem rooted in social norms. It goes far deep...

Is a Human "Here and Now" Bias Clouding Climate...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 08 May '11, 11am

Our lack of ability to perceive and react to climate is not just simply a problem rooted in social norms. It goes far deep...