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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
- 5 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
- 16 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
- 23 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
- 24 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
- 26 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
Watch This Community Rise Up and Stick It to Big Oil in the Most Inspiring Way Possible
Environment  (tags: activism, Keystone XL, environment, ecosystems, activists, activism, good news )

Cal
- 39 days ago - content.sierraclub.org
Meet Meghan, a sixth-generation farmer threatened by TransCanada. Her community joined together to build a source of sustainable energy right in the path of the Keystone XL pipeline
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Don't Jail Climate Activists Just for Speaking Out!
Environment  (tags: world, protection, CIVIL RIGHTS, right to dissent, activists, law, Australia, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, pollution, wildlife, government )

Cal
- 70 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
The Minerals Council of Australia is trying to outlaw coal boycotts and criminalize speaking out for the climate. Think about that: Ask a retirement fund or university not to include coal stocks in their investment portfolio, and go to jail!
Peaceful Protest Is Not a Crime ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, activists, arrested, forests, protection )

Cher Away
- 73 days ago - junglistan.org
Ask Essar to commit to oppose the arrest of activists for protesting peacefully. Showing the company that support for Mahan's forests spreads beyond the villages, will help make them cautious of their reputation.
Shutting Down One of Nation's Dirtiest Coal Plants and the Heroes Behind It
Environment  (tags: politics, ecosystems, environment, GoodNews, activism, closing a nuclear plant, activists, conservation, protection, nature, energy )

Cal
- 73 days ago - ecowatch.com
The retirement of NV Energy-owned Reid Gardner Generating Station is a major victory for the climate, clean air, renewable energy and the many people involved in the fight.
ACTIVISM: Despite 'Progressive' Politics, Latin America's Indigenous Veins Are Bleeding
Environment  (tags: activists, indigenous righs, miningintersts, BIg Ag, Big Oil, exploitatio, ecosystems, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, humans, protection, politics, pollution, nature, world )

Cal
- 83 days ago - theecologist.org
There is growing resistance from small farmers and indigenous peoples in Latin America to policies from left-wing politicians who have aligned themselves with the interests of Big AG, Big Oil, and mining interests in the region bent on exploitatation..
Stolen Information May Derail Yasuni Drilling Referendum
Environment  (tags: environment, activists, political disruption, Amazon, protection, pollution, wildlife, humans, ecosystems, forests )

Cal
- 84 days ago - news.mongabay.com
nvironmental activists in Ecuador are accusing the country's National Electoral Council of breaking into sealed boxes to interfere with completed petitions that call for a referendum on oil drilling in the Amazonian region of Yasuní.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Native Americans and Ranchers Uniting to Save Our Climate - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: CIA, COWBOYS ADN INDIANS, ALLIANCES, ACTIVISTS, FRACKING, FRACK IS WHACK, frack is whack, ecosystems, environment, destruction, pollution, healthconditions, politics, protection, wildlife, energy )

Cal
- 86 days ago - forcechange.com
Support Native Americans, ranchers, farmers and allies standing together to oppose a massive oil pipeline and the impact it would have on our climate
How Major Grassroots Campaigns Are Holding the Silent Killers Of Environmental Destruction Accountable
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, ecosystems, environment, GoodNews, green, government, protection, world, water, animals )

Cal
- 88 days ago - alternet.org
We have 15 years to mitigate climate disaster--Big Energy and our plutocratic government are not going to do it without effective pressure.
Report Shows Sharp Rise in Murders of Environmentalists, Only 1% of Killers Convicted
Environment  (tags: environemntal activism, death, activists, activists targeted, ecosystems, environment, climate-change, humans )

Cal
- 100 days ago - ecowatch.com
Killings of people protecting the environment and rights to land increased sharply between 2002 and 2013 as competition for natural resources intensifies, a new report from Global Witness reveals.
Keystone XL Pipeline Clears Hurdle; Showdown Between Greens and Big Oil Looms
Environment  (tags: Keystoen XL, Sate Dept. decision, lobbying, activists, animals, environment, conservation, energy, ecosystems, destruction, world, wildlife, green, government )

Cal
- 172 days ago - takepart.com
With the clock now ticking on President Obama's decision, expect him to face an avalanche of lobbying from both sides.
 

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