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Guatemala's Indigenous People Fighting Back Against Exploitation By Multinational Mining Companies
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, environment, ecosystems, destruction, environment, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, pollution, healthconditions, energy )

Cal
- 18 days ago - alternet.org
In violation of international law, the Guatemalan government is seeking to issue mining permits without the consent of indigenous people.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Your Lawmakers to Vote No on the Keystone XL!
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, congressional vote, Keystone XL, activism, protection, habitat )

Cal
- 22 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Congress is about to vote on a bill that would force approval of the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline -- endangering the American heartland, worsening our dependence on fossil fuels and driving more climate chaos
FBI Harassing Fossil Fuel Activists in the Pacific Northwest
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, environment, ecosystems, destruction, protection, pollution )

Cal
- 22 days ago - theecologist.org
A grassroots movement of eco-activists is achieving unprecedented success in challenging fossil fuel developments in the Pacific Northwest. Unfortunately they have attracted the attention of the FBI and local police defending the rights of polluters.
Exposing The Oil & Gas Industries Failures: A Conversation With Fractivist Shane Davis
Environment  (tags: fractivism, activism, fraxcking, frakc is whack, activists, environment, ecosystems, world )

Cal
- 27 days ago - indiancountrynews.com
IndianCountryTV.com correspondent, Kimberlie Acosta talking with Shane Davis, a fractivist from Colorado. Shane is working with Winona LaDuke from the White Earth Ojibwe Reservation
Activists Permanently Shut Down Vermont Yankee Nuke Plant Today
Environment  (tags: anti-nuclear movment, activism, actibvists, Hell No We Won't Glow, protection, environment, energy, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, politics, pollution )

Cal
- 30 days ago - ecowatch.com
The Vermont Yankee atomic reactor goes permanently off-line today, Dec. 29, 2014. Citizen activists have made it happen. The number of licensed U.S. commercial reactors is now under 100 where once it was to be 1,000.
OP-ED: The Climate in 2015: Everything's Coming Together While Everything Falls Apart
Environment  (tags: climate-change, activism, activists, ecosystems, environment, energy, protection, world )

Cal
- 31 days ago - grist.org
If everyone who's passionate about climate change, who gets that we're living in a moment in which the fate of the Earth and of humanity is actually being decided, found their place in the movement, amazing things could happen
What Really Killed Fracking in NY?
Environment  (tags: fracking ban in NY, falling energy prices, activism, court rulings, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, GoodNews, protection, water )

Cal
- 35 days ago - alternet.org
Clues point to relentless protesters, a high-court ruling and a natural gas glut, not Cuomo's ban.
OP-ED:How Can the Climate Movement Force the Billionaires and Corporations to Change Their Ways?
Environment  (tags: climate-change, activism, activismenvironment, ecosystems, destruction, environment, politics, protection, world )

Cal
- 38 days ago - alternet.org
Our communications and mobilization capacities are limited, compared to those of our adversaries.
Appalachia: A Small City's Fight Against Toxic Waste Incineration
Environment  (tags: activism, pollution, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government )

Cal
- 43 days ago - theecologist.org
East Liverpool, a small city by the Ohio river, is a cancer-ridden dumping ground for the detritus of the global economy
California Communities Fight Back Against Crude By Rail
Environment  (tags: crude by rail tansport, danger, environment, activism, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, protection, pollution, politics, water, energy )

Cal
- 45 days ago - grist.org
Consider the numbers: In 2013 the total crude by rail brought into California was nearly 6.3 million barrels, and in the first nine months of 2014, the numbers were 4.3 million barrels. T
Protestors Dig Canal Through Belo Monte Dam in Brazil
Environment  (tags: activism, world, environment, ecosystems, AMazon, Belo Monte Dam, destruction, conservation, wildlife )

Cal
- 56 days ago - amazonrainforestnews.com
In an symbolic protest of the giant Belo Monte Dam, Friday morning some 300 locals dug a channel in an earthen dam that blocks a portion of the Xingu River and serves as the first step for the controversial hydroelectric project
Native Americans Arrested Following Keystone XL Pipeline Vote
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, Keystoen XL Pipeline, native rights, law, activism, politics )

Cal
- 69 days ago - ecowatch.com
Native Americans in the gallery, singing a traditional tribal tune during this week vote on the Keystone XL Pipeline. Five of them were removed from the gallery and arrested.
TAKE ACTION NOW; TELL CANADA'S GOVERNMENT--We Don't Want the Energy East Pipeline
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, activism, Energy East Pipeline, activists, conservation )

Cal
- 71 days ago - secure.canadians.org
As shown by tar sands pipeline ruptures in Mayflower, Arkansas and in the Kalamazoo River in Michigan, a pipeline spill would have devastating impacts on land and water and endanger people's health. This pipeline would also encourage expansion in the tar
TAKE ACTION NOW! World Leaders: Stop Canada's Tar Sands!
Environment  (tags: tar sands, activism, protests, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, government, green, politics, protection, pollution, wildlife, world, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 73 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
We, citizens of the world refuse to support an industry that strongly worsens the climate crisis underway and compromises the quality of life of future generations.
 

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