Category Archives: Africa

Traditional Chinese Medicine Financing Terrorists

Poachers Pushing Wildlife Toward Extinction The elephant poachers arrived on military helicopters, aided by night vision camera, the attacks opened up on the elephants with AK-47 assault weapons. It was a massacre. The photograph is heart-wrenching and tragic. It is of … Continue reading

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Africa Lost At Least 745 Rhinos To Poachers in 2012

Rhino Poaching Up Drastically Almost three percent of Africa’s rhino population was killed by poachers in 2012. The trend appears to be rising even faster. Experts predict that if poaching continues to increase at this rate, rhino populations could be wiped … Continue reading

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Orphaned Elephant In Kenya Adopted By Students In Minnesota

African Elephant Now A Pet Project Second-grade students in Erin Rehnblom’s Otsego Elementary School class have a new pet, but not just any pet. They now have a pet elephant. Not in Otsego, Minnesota, but in Africa. And the children … Continue reading

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