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Broken Promises: Communities on Philippine Island Take on Palm Oil Companies
Environment  (tags: palm oil, land grabs, govenrement corruption, Phillipines, activism, indigenous rights, corporate greed, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, world, politics, government )

- 365 days ago -
Residents of Palawan Island in the Philippines have united to take on the companies that they say have grabbed their land.
ARRESTING DEVELOPMENT: Not on This Land: A Western Tribe Takes a Stand and Says No to Big Coal
Environment  (tags: activism, arresting development, environment, indigneous rights, destruction, ecosystems, protection, nature, politics )

- 341 days ago -
The Northern Cheyenne are opposing a proposed railroad that would cut through their ancestral lands to haul Montana coal to the Pacific coast for export
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Waitrose to Stop Selling RoundUp - a Dangerous, Bee-Starving Herbicide
Environment  (tags: Roundup, bees, die-offs, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, healthconditions )

- 335 days ago -
On visiting my local Waitrose, I was shocked to see that they were selling Monsanto's Roundup weed killer. RoundUp causes bees to starve and is a probable carcinogen.
Activists Who Blocked Oil Train Will Argue in Court That It Was Necessary Because of Climate Change
Environment  (tags: activism, legal defense, climate change, oil transport accidents, oil trains, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, healthconditions )

- 287 days ago -
In September 2014, five climate activists with Rising Tide Seattle managed to halt the passage of a crude oil train at the BNSF Delta rail yard in Everett, Wash. After eight hours blocking the tracks, the five were arrested and charged with criminal tres
TAKE ACTION! Stop Watering Our Crops With Toxic Oil Wastewater!
Environment  (tags: food, health, diet, oil wastewater, fruits and vegetables, activists, activism, pollution, ethics, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

- 131 days ago -
Hundreds of chemicals are used in oil operations, and some of these are known to cause cancer, kidney failure and liver damage âEUR"and they could be in the oil wastewater that is being used on our fruits and vegetables.
TAKE ACTION NOW! We Did It! Thank President Obama for Hearing Our Calls and Rejecting Keystone XL!
Environment  (tags: activism, success, Keystone XL defeat, obama )

- 354 days ago -
Grassroots activism and organizing made it happen. Historic, sustained, relentless, nationwide, diverse, fearless, deeply committed activism, of the kind we havenâEUR(TM)t seen in a generation.
Creation of National Park Protects Over 3.3 Million Acres of Amazon Rainforest in Peru
Environment  (tags: environment, GoodNews, world, activism, protection, ecosystems, forests )

- 353 days ago -
On Sunday, November 8, Peruvian President Ollanta Humala will approve the creation of a 3.3 million-acre national park at Sierra del Divisor, protecting an immense expanse of Amazon rainforest. The new park is larger than Yosemite and Yellowstone
Northwest Tribes and BC First Nations Warn of Potential Oil Disaster
Environment  (tags: indigenous pights, Trans Mountain Pipeline, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics )

- 118 days ago -
Indigenous Peoples and others opposed to the expansion of Kinder MorganâEUR(TM)s Trans Mountain oil pipeline are saying enough is enough.
SIGN PLEASE! Protect Coastal Wild Rivers
Environment  (tags: MINING interests, politics, environment, activism, destruction, ecosystems, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, green, government )

- 164 days ago -
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.
India's Indigenous Peoples Organise to Protect Forests, Waters and Commons
Environment  (tags: activism, indigenous rights, conservation, conservation protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, world, politics, pollution, healthconditions, forests )

- 351 days ago -
India's neoliberal government is attempting the mass seizure of indigenous lands, commons and forests in order to hand them over for corporate exploitation with mines, dams and plantation
TAKE ACTION NOW! Pledge to Protect Our Oceans
Environment  (tags: protection, oceans, environment, ACTIVISM, ecosystems, conservation, wildlife, nature, humans )

- 282 days ago -
Healthy oceans are the life support system for our planet, providing 97% of the Earth's livable habitat and a home to more than 700,000 species. The oceans are inseparably linked to our health as well, providing jobs, enjoyment,to billions of people.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Temsutula Imsong Picked Up a Broom and Bucket and Cleaned Up a Riverbank
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, world, environment, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, healthconditions, humans, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 360 days ago -
Temsutula Imsong grew up as one of seven children in the northeastern Indian state of Nagaland, the daughter of a teacher and a homemaker. Her passion for cleanliness began early.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Business and Climate Change: The OnEarth 10
Environment  (tags: business and climate change, green energy, Paris conferernce, activism, activists, business leaders, world, government, climate-change, climatechange, energy, ecosystems, environment, conservation )

- 332 days ago -
Think you canâEUR(TM)t mix a healthy climate with a healthy economy? These businessmen and women are betting the world on the fact that we can.
SIGN PLEASE! Ban 7 Dangerous Neurotoxic Pesticides That Are Poisoning Our Brains
Environment  (tags: pesticides, healthconditions, environment, activism, destruction, ecosystems, humans, protection )

- 257 days ago -
Earthjustice and a broad coalition of partners have been fighting for years to convince the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to ban an entire class of poisonous neurotoxic pesticides
TAKE ACTION NOW! The Park Service Wants to Keep Moose Wilson Wild -- Show Your Support Today!
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, ecosystems, activism, wildlife, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy, politics, nature, animals )

- 288 days ago -
Visiting Moose Wilson Corridor in Grand Teton National Park is a one-of-a-kind experience.Tell the Park Service you support protecting the Moose Wilson Corridor from expanded roads and more destructive development

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