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Appalachia: A Small City's Fight Against Toxic Waste Incineration
Environment  (tags: activism, pollution, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government )

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- 3 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 )

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- 5 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 )

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- 16 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 )

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- 29 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 )

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- 30 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 )

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- 32 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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Plant An Oak Tree With a Free Click!
Environment  (tags: green, GoodNews, trees, environment, activism )

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- 44 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
http://cannecy.free.fr/iforest/en/ please click this link and help plant Oak trees.
Tar-Sands Industry Loses $17.1 Billion Thanks to Public Opposition
Environment  (tags: activism, tar sands industry, activists, ecosystems, environment, conservation, world )

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- 44 days ago - grist.org
Here's some good news for your tar-sands blues: Grassroots activism makes a difference! $17.1 billion of difference, in fact
Australia Takes the Next Step in the Fight Against Ocean Plastic Pollution
Environment  (tags: plastic pollution, activism, world, protection, pollution, conservation, destruction, environment, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, oceans, politics )

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- 53 days ago - fauna-flora.org
Fauna & Flora International's campaign against microbeads gains traction, with the launch of Australia's own Good Scrub Guide
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell McDonald's to Only Buy Palm Oil From Responsible Suppliers
Environment  (tags: deforestation, corporate greed, tigers, animal welfare, McDonald's, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

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- 58 days ago - action.sumofus.org
McDonald's buys palm oil to make a range of products--from Baked Apple Pie to Spicy Chicken McBites.There are fewer than 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild, and 1,500 Borneo pygmy elephants, because their rainforest homes are being destroyed to make room
Pacific Climate Change Warriors Block World's Largest Coal Port
Environment  (tags: activism, climate-change, world, pollution, ecosystems, oceans, politics, environment )

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- 61 days ago - ipsnews.net
Climate Change Warriors from 12 Pacific Island nations paddled canoes into the world's largest coal port in Newcastle, Australia, Friday to bring attention to their grave fears about the consequences of climate change on their home countries.
Global Frackdown on Saturday Calls for Worldwide Ban on Fracking
Environment  (tags: GlobalFrackdown, frack, frackiswhack, activism, world, protection, pollution, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, healthconditions, water )

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- 69 days ago - ecowatch.com
Global Frackdown is an international day of action calling for a ban on fracking. This year's event on Saturday, Oct. 11 will send a message to elected officials across the globe that the future should be powered by clean, renewable energy, not dirty, pol
German Anti-Fracking Campaigners Petition to Outlaw Technology
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, activism, technology, environment, destruction, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, healthconditions, government, world, protection )

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- 78 days ago - bloomberg.com
German groups campaigning against hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, for natural gas handed a petition of 660,000 signatures to Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks seeking to outlaw use of the technology.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend Activist Group for Massive Climate Action - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ACTIVISM, activism protection, ecosystems, environment, humans, GoodNews, world, nature, climate-change )

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- 83 days ago - forcechange.com
The group of passionate individuals started in Los Angeles, California, and is headed for Washington, DC, 3,000 miles away. Its goal is to inspire the American people, elected leaders, and citizens of the world to act now and help the earth as every ecosy
 

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