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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 )

Cal
- 3 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
The Tar Sands Bubble
Environment  (tags: business, corporate, corruption, Keystone XL, activists, environment, tar sands, environment, conservation, destruction, pollution, protection, world, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, animals )

Cal
- 18 days ago - onearth.org
Without KXL, tar sands are a bad investment. By fighting the pipeline, activists have disrupted the industry's bottom line.
Fight for the Forest
Environment  (tags: activists, avctivism, forests, France, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, world, protection, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, green, animals )

Cal
- 21 days ago - vice.com
Deep in the tranquil Forest of Sivens in the south of France, militant eco-activists and French riot police are fighting a violent battle in woodlands being cut down to make way for a dam, which would mean the end for 41 acres of trees.
Indigenous Peoples Essential to Climate Movement, March Organizers Say
Environment  (tags: People's Climate March, activists, indigenous rights, indigenous peoples, climate, climate-change, ecosystems, environment, destruction, world, pollution, protection, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat, climatechange )

Cal
- 33 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Environmentalists have descended upon the Big Apple for the weekend's festivities, standing side by side with Indigenous Peoples to prepare for the People's Climate March on September 21.
Chico Mendes, Brazilian Rubber Tapper, Union Leader, Environmentalist and Martyr For the Rainforest   video
Environment  (tags: Chico Mendes, Martyr for the Rainforest, Rubber Tapper, Union Leader, Destruction of Rainforest, Amazon Rainforest, Activists, Marina de Silva. climate, animals, climatechange, conservation, endangered, environment, globalwarming, green, nature, protectio )

Betsy
- 44 days ago - youtube.com
Video about Chico Mendes described in title. an authentic leader and an authentic martyr for the rainforest. This is my first "Environmentalist" news article leading up to the UN Climate Change Summit., 9-23-2014. Please watch & comment.
Pacific Island Climate Warriors Take on Fossil Fuel Industry
Environment  (tags: climate-change, rising seas, Pacific Islands, acitvism, activists, world, protection, oceans )

Cal
- 49 days ago - greenleft.org.au
For some in the Pacific, climate change has already changed their lives forever. The Solomon Islands town of Taro -- capital of the Choiseul Province -- announced on August 15 it would soon be forced to relocate to another island entirely
Thousands Protest Against Coal Mining, Forming 8km Human Chain in River Neisse Along German-Polish Border
Environment  (tags: acctivism, activists, pollution, protection, ecosystems, conservation, environment, world, humans, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 55 days ago - abc.net.au
The protesters were opposing plans for massive new open-cut brown coal mines on both sides of the River Neisse, which marks the border between Germany and Poland.
Community Self-Defense Against Mining Mega-Projects
Environment  (tags: activism, mining interests, indienous rights, defending theland, corporate greed, plunder, activists, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, environment, protection, humans, oceans )

Cal
- 75 days ago - theecologist.org
f the state does not defend citizens against the violence and destruction of mining, people and communities must defend themselves
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Jail Climate Activists Just for Speaking Out!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, activists, freedom of speech, activism, climate, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 98 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The divestment movement is a global community of citizens concerned about the future of our planet. We're not extremists: We believe that keeping the planet safe from the threats of climate change is reasonable--and so does science.
ACTIVISM: Sport4Climate--Where Sports and Climate Change Meet
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, nature, politics, activism, activists, sports, ecosystems, environment, conservation, humans, protection, world )

Cal
- 108 days ago - connect4climate.org
Sport is universal. So is climate change. That's why Connect4Climate and Fórum das Américas have joined forces to launch #Sport4Climate, a global communication campaign that showcases how sport is tackling one of Earth's most formidable foes.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Peru: Don't Licence Soldiers and Police to Kill Environmental Protesters
Environment  (tags: ACTIVISTS, SAFETY, PERU, LAW, ecosystems, environment, destruction, protection, world, humans, government, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 115 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Laws recently passed in Peru exempt members of the armed forces and police from criminal responsibility if they cause injury or death to environmental protesters.
155-Mile March Protests Oil and Gas Industries Threat to Drinking Water
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, Louisiana oil lobby, gas and oil companies, ecosystems, environment, protection, healthconditions, pollution, energy, nature, humans, government, politics, water, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation )

Cal
- 117 days ago - ecowatch.com
A group of concerned citizens walked 155-miles in eight days from Grand Isle to Baton Rouge, along Louisiana Highway 1. They marched for "Flood into Baton Rouge," an event focused on water quality issues and threats to clean drinking water by the oil and
These Protesters Walked 700 Kilometres Along Two Canadian Pipelines
Environment  (tags: activism, pipelines, activists, ecosystems, environment, destruction, pollution, protection, habitat, politics, humans, world )

Cal
- 119 days ago - vice.com
The path they walked followed the routes of TransCanada's Energy East and Enbridge's Line 9 pipelines. Both lines have sown controversy because they will serve to transport oil from Canada's west, through Quebec, for export
 

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