fix articles 79156, plenary
Colombia Takes Another Step Towards Circus Animal Ban (tags)
May 14, 2013, BOGOTA, COLOMBIA – TODAY, the Senate Commission V of Colombia amended and approved the draft law (Law 244/12) banning the use of animals in circuses, allowing Plenary to pass this initiative. The committee vote was seven in favor and none against.
Animal Rights Conference Draws Hundreds to LA (tags)
Hundreds of animal rights activists from throughout the US and Canada have converged on the Westin LAX to learn strategies for combatting the exploitation of nonhuman animals. The conference runs until Monday the 11th
Transgenders, Families Gear Up to Lobby on Capitol Hill (tags)
Transgender activists from all over America will converge on Capitol Hill, April 29-30 to lobby Congress for transgender inclusion in, and passage of hate crimes and employment rights legislation. Lobby Days 2004 is sponsored by the National Transgender Advocacy Coalition (NTAC), the country's largest and most active organization advocating for the rights of transgender Americans at federal, state, and local levels.
Arab American Leadership Conference a Huge Success (tags)
Some media outlets decided to focus on the unfortunate outburst of a few, many of whom were not Arab American, instead of focusing on the rest of the conference which was a very positive experience.
ANARCHIST ANTI-WAR CONFERENCE OCT. 25-27 (tags)