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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Ace and True Value: Stop Selling Bee-Killing Pesticides!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, NEONICOTINOIDS, activism, protection, pollution, healthconditions )

Cal
- 3 days ago - action.foe.org
Home Depot has just announced it has removed 80% of bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticides from its plants to date and has committed to phase out neonics in the rest of its plants by 2018. This is a huge step forward in the fight to save bees from toxic pe
SIGN PLEASE! Kroger-Ban BPA Cans From Your Stores
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, activism, protection, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 4 days ago - community.sumofus.org
According to a new report, the majority of cans on our grocery store shelves are lined with bisphenol A (BPA), a toxic chemical linked to prostate and breast cancer, infertility and type-2 diabetes.
SIGN PLEASE! Stand Up to Nestle in Hood River!
Environment  (tags: activism, water, protection, healthconditions, environment )

Cal
- 7 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
The people of Hood River, Oregon have introduced a last-ditch ballot measure to permanently prevent Nestlé from accessing their water supply..
TAKE ACTION NOW! ZERO New Offshore Drilling:
Environment  (tags: offshore oil drilling ban, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government, pollution, protection, conservation, water, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 9 days ago - act.350.org
WeâEUR(TM)re calling on President Obama to say no to all new offshore drilling. That includes zero new drilling in the Arctic and zero new drilling off the Gulf Coast.
SIGN PLEASE! Protect Coastal Wild Rivers
Environment  (tags: MINING interests, politics, environment, activism, destruction, ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, government )

Cal
- 11 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Mining companies want to strip-mine nickel in the pristine headwaters of the Wild and Scenic Smith and Illinois rivers along the renowned wild rivers coast of California and Oregon.
Battling IndiaâEUR(TM)s Sand Barons
Environment  (tags: activism, India, mining interests, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, world, politics )

Cal
- 13 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Environmental activist S. Mugilan confronts the sand-mining mafia in IndiaâEUR(TM)s Tamil Nadu state, even as other activists lose their lives attempting to save the stateâEUR(TM)s natural resources
SIGN PLEASE! COSTCO: Stop Selling Toxic Roundup
Environment  (tags: business, ethics, Roundup, Costco, activism, glyphosphates, environment, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, protection )

Cal
- 15 days ago - change.org
Costco has risen above the crowd and shown the U.S. that it's fifth largest retailer can be successful and socially responsible all at once.LetâEUR(TM)s call on Costco to keep up the good work and remove dangerous Roundup from its retail inventory.
Organizers Say Peabody Coal Will Not Escape Justice Through Bankruptcy
Environment  (tags: activism, corporate crime, Peabody Coal, healthconditions, protection, pollution, politics, ecosystems, environment, destruction )

Cal
- 17 days ago - truth-out.org
Protesters shut down traffic outside Peabody Coal's headquarters during rush hour on on April 21, 2016 -- with a fence bearing their demands.
SIGN PLEASE! Tell the U.S. Export-Import Bank: DonâEUR(TM)t Finance Big Coal in Bangladesh
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, Big Coal, funding, activism, wildlife, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, world )

Cal
- 17 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Public U.S. funds could be used to finance Big CoalâEUR(TM)s destruction of a UNESCO World Heritage site that is home to precious endangered animals âEUR" in a country that is one of the most climate-endangered in the world.
Michael Sheen and Massive Attack Members Support Welsh Anti-Fracking Film
Environment  (tags: fracking, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, healthconditions )

Cal
- 27 days ago - theguardian.com
Welsh actor narrates A River documentary highlighting risk of river pollution from shale gas drilling in Pontrhydyfen village, Richard BurtonâEUR(TM)s birthplace
PAPER FOR WATER: Giving People Running Water Who Never Had It Before--Making a Difference!!
Environment  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', water, activism, making adifference, gift of running water, GoodNews, water, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 28 days ago - paperforwater.org
The mission was born out of the desire that two little girls had to help other girls in 3rd world countries who do not get to go to school because they spend their days hauling water.Isabelle and Katherine also learned that a child dies every 20 seconds
Seattle's New Environmental Justice Agenda Was Built By the People It Affects the Most
Environment  (tags: change, activism, Seattle, environment, ecosystems, government, GoodNews )

Cal
- 28 days ago - grist.org
Other cities have begun to tackle issues of environmental justice, too, but now Seattle appears to be leading the way, both in its direct approach and in its efforts to involve voices that often go unheard
SIGN NOW! America's Drinking Water âEUR" Get the Lead Out!
Environment  (tags: water pollution, lead poisoning, Fling, activism, govenrment, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 29 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Lead pollution has fouled the water of too many American cities for far too long, exposing hundreds of thousands of Americans âEUR" many of them low-income and people of color âEUR" to needless health risks
One Man's Fight to Save Cambodia's 'Killing Forests' From the Chainsaws
Environment  (tags: activism, fighting overdevelopment, world, wildlife, protection, environment, ecosystems, GoodNews )

Cal
- 36 days ago - csmonitor.com
Ouch Leng, a Cambodian environmentalist, has been awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize in recognition of his work that exposes illegal activity by timber barons.
SIGN PLEASE! Tell the Obama Administration: No More Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, activism, drillling rights, offshore drillng rights, conservation, politics )

Cal
- 36 days ago - ran.org
In the coming months, the Obama administration can stop auctioning off rights to drill offshore âEUR" but unless enough of us add our voices, theyâEUR(TM)ll continue on with business as usual.
 

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