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A Fight About Fish Farms
Business  (tags: Fish, environment, food, endangered )

Susan
- 2753 days ago - money.cnn.com
Next time you order a shrimp cocktail, eat a bagel with smoked salmon or enjoy a tuna sandwich, know this: The world's appetite for fish is growing a lot faster than the oceans can supply them.
Home Depot to Give Away a Million CFLs This Sunday
Business  (tags: sustainability, environment, green, conservation, eco-friendly, energy, greenliving )

Jarrett
- 2802 days ago - lighterfootstep.com
Home improvement giant Home Depot is planning what may be the biggest one-time giveaway of CFLs ever. The retailer will give away one million CFLs to customers this Sunday in observance of Earth Day.
GM to Speed Up Development of Electric Vehicles
Business  (tags: conservation, emissions, environment, energy, world, GoodNews, globalwarming, electric )

Erika
- 2756 days ago - terradaily.com
General Motors Corp., the top US auto maker, said Tuesday it will speed up development of electrically driven vehicles as part of a program to reduce gasoline usage.
Get Busy Living, or Get Busy Dying
Business  (tags: environment, habitatdestruction, bush, military, war, greed )

Robert
- 2766 days ago - thenation.com
The movie Shawshank Redemption came on TV and I heard Morgan Freeman's distinct baritone voice utter that haunting phrase: "Get busy living, or get busy dying."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Special K's Rainforest Destruction!
Business  (tags: economy, business, dishonesty, corporate, rainforest destruciton, environment, politics, society, news )

Cal
- 440 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A recent report by Oxfam shows that corporations like Kellogg's have acquired over 4 million hectares of land for sugar production. Activists say the purchases are undertaken without transparency they say much of this land belongs to indigenous peoples, a
The Fracking Industry Has Bought Off Congress: Here Are the Worst Offenders
Business  (tags: politics, society, fracking, dishonesty, environment, ethics, corporate, consumers, business, usa, corruption, energy )

Cal
- 1098 days ago - alternet.org
Thanks to our morally bankrupt political system and the Supreme Court's ruling on Citizens United, the fracking lobby's power of the purse is huge.
Save the Wolves: Boycott Idaho Potatoes!
Business  (tags: business, boycott, idaho, potatoes, wolf, wolves, endangered, slaughter, sadness, suffering, hunters, extinction, environment, animals, animalcruelty, abuse, cruelty, killing, law, wildanimals, wildlife, death, protection )

Tom
- 1940 days ago - sports.espn.go.com
Friends of Animals president Priscilla Feral called for a national boycott of Idaho potatoes to protest Idaho's plan to kill wolves in September. That could affect Idaho growers, who produce about one-third of the potatoes consumed in the United States.
Big Ag's Big Lie About Organic Food
Business  (tags: agri-business, produce, farms, world, asia, africa, organic, monsanto, GM, crops, seeds, patents, chemicals, money, greed, cover-up, dishonesty, corruption, government, money, politics, environment, Sustainabililty, health, ecosystems )

Tom
- 2007 days ago - alternet.org
There's a lot of pressure right now to pass a new bill that would "help" the world's 1 billion hungry people by promoting chemical agriculture. We are devastating our own environment with these techniques, and doing so with little benefit to our farmers.
GOOD NEWS! U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Nigeria-Shell Case
Business  (tags: law, environment, business, dishonesty, corporate abuse, bad business, legal precedents, corporate, society, politics, news, oil, labor, GoodNews, goodnews, government, ethics, world )

Cal
- 1161 days ago - globalpost.com
Case will determine if corporations can be held accountable for abuses abroad
Government and Media Corruption
Business  (tags: activists, americans, celebrity, corruption, crime, education, dishonesty, freedoms, ethics, government, humans, interesting, politics, philanthropy, society, environment, americans, corruption, constitution, congress, elections, democrats, dishonesty, go )

Michael
- 1042 days ago - opednews.com
For months now, I've floated the idea of holding rock & roll festivals to raise public awareness of our rampant government corruption at practically every level. Millions could be raised to beat the elitist at their own game.(Old but not to late)
5 Companies That Did Something Good for the World This Year
Business  (tags: sustainable development, environment, consumers, business, conflict minerals )

Nancy
- 1091 days ago - alternet.org
While no company is perfect, it's good to know that at least a few for-profit entities did some good things for the environment and society this year. Here's hoping for a more sustainable and greener 2012!
Shell: Clean Up Or Get Out ACTION
Business  (tags: healthconditions, habitatdestruction, Shell Oil, destruction, ecosystems, environment, world, corruption, corporate, business )

Nancy
- 912 days ago - care2.com
Link to Important petition. Shell is responsible for multiple oil spills that have caused grave health problems and poisoned drinking water. Spills that occurred years ago are still wreaking havoc on the local Nigerian communities.
Charles Moore: Sailing the Great Pacific Garbage Patch Theonlytruecate   video
Business  (tags: pollution, nature, humans, environment, death, world, animals, wildanimals, wildlife, crime, warning, illness, environment )

EcoWorrie
- 1500 days ago - youtube.com
Capt. Charles Moore of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation first discovered the Great Pacific Garbage Patch -- an endless floating waste of plastic trash. Now he's drawing attention to the growing, choking problem of plastic debris in our seas.
BAD BUSINESS IS ON TRIAL! Monsanto, Bayer and Dow Face Trial for 'Systematic Human Rights Abuses'
Business  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, death, pesticides, pollution, children, health, prevention, risks, pollution, humans, environment, economy, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, environment, news, politics, society, SustainableDevelopment )

Cal
- 1131 days ago - theecologist.org
The world's major agrochemical companies, Monsanto, Dow, Bayer, Syngenta, DuPont and BASF, will face a public tribunal in early December accused of systematic human rights violations.
The Capitalist Network That Runs the World
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, environment, finance, government, marketing, money, politics, society )

Kit
- 1155 days ago - readersupportednews.org
As protests against financial power sweep the world this week, science may have confirmed the protesters' worst fears. An analysis of the relationships between 43,000 transnational corporations has identified a relatively small group of companies--->
 

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