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MAKING A DIFFERENCE: The Water Lady: A Savior Among the Navajo
Environment  (tags: water, environment, making a difference, right to water, activism, activists, humans, healthconditions, government )

- 53 days ago -
In New Mexico's Navajo Nation an estimated 40 percent of the people who live here don't have access to running water.Getting water here can mean a 100-mile round trip for some families, but that's where Darlene Arviso steps up to make a difference
TAKE ACTION NOW! INDIA: Unilever: Clean Up Your Mess!
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, protection, pollution, corporate greed, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world )

- 59 days ago -
Unilever CEO Paul Polman: Take responsibility for Kodaikanal. Clean up your environmental mess and compensate ex-workers for injury, loss of life and lost income.
Shell Oil IcebreakerâEUR(TM)s Departure for Arctic Ocean Hits a Human Wall [UPDATED]
Environment  (tags: ACTIVISTS, ARCTIC DRILLING, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy )

- 70 days ago -
Twenty-six Greenpeace activists enter their second day of blocking the route from Portland to the Pacific.
Permanent Peoples' Tribunal Puts Fracking on Trial
Environment  (tags: activists, peoples justice, law, environment, fracking, ecosystems, protection, politics, humans, world )

- 77 days ago -
The damage caused by fracking to people, communities and the wider environment will be put under the legal spotlight in public hearings in the US and the UK
MAKING A DIFFERENCE! Saving Rainforests Never Tasted So Sweet
Environment  (tags: activism, saving rainforests, activists, Amazon, lemonade, ecosystems, conservation, environment )

- 86 days ago -
Inspired to protect the Amazon, a 9-year old from suburban Ottawa has raised enough funds to protect 1,084 acres of Peruvian rainforest.
Dirty Energy Firm to Dump Gas in Ecological Jewel
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, energy, activists, Finger Lakes region pollution, protection )

- 91 days ago -
A coalition for a fossil-fuel-free future is up against an out-of-state energy firm's gas storage project.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Wildlife and Biodiversity From Destructive Dams
Environment  (tags: biodiversity, damming of rivers, Aazon, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, nature, government )

- 93 days ago -
Wildlife and plant species are in danger from the damaging effects of hydropower dams. When water is dammed in such rich natural areas, floods occur and destroy unique vegetation and wildlife.
Knitting Nanas Against Gas
Environment  (tags: Australia, Knitting Nanas Against Gas, environmental protection, activism, protest, non-violent, activists )

- 106 days ago -
The idea of the Knitting Nannas is that of the iron fist in the soft fluffy yellow glove - there aren't many scarier things than a forthright woman in her prime. KNAG peacefully and productively protest against destruction of land & water
Palm Oil Activist Murdered in Jakarta
Environment  (tags: activists, activism, hazards of activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world )

- 136 days ago -
An Indonesian activist who opposed unbridled oil palm expansion was stabbed to death before dawn this morning outside a nightclub in South Jakarta.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Divest New York City From Fossil Fuels!
Environment  (tags: CTIVISM, FOSSIL FUELS, POLLUTION, ACTIVISTS, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

- 150 days ago -
New York City should immediately freeze any new investments in fossil fuels and divest from direct ownership in any commingled funds that include fossil fuel public equities and corporate bonds within 5 years.
Divest From Fossil Fuels Movement Explodes Across the U.S.
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, divesting from fossil fuels, politics, activism, activists, humans, conservation, energy, protection )

- 172 days ago -
Many students have vowed to ramp up their divestment campaigns at universities across America this spring
6 Arrested at BP Headquarters in Week of Action for Gulf Oil Spill Anniversary
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, protection, pollution, BP, gulf oil spill, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, healthconditions, water )

- 175 days ago -
Kicking off a week of events marking the fifth anniversary of that eventâEUR"with the damage to the environment and the ecosystem of the Gulf region still being added upâEUR"activists occupied BP headquarters in Houston.
Anti-Mining Activist Shot Dead in Guatemala
Environment  (tags: activism, death, activists, mining companies, mining companies destruction habitat des, world, environment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 178 days ago -
The father of six children (ages 1-11), Pivaral Gonzalez had actively opposed a conflict-ridden Escobal silver mine project run by Canadian company, Tahoe Resources
How Corporations and Law Enforcement Are Spying on Environmentalists
Environment  (tags: activism, oil company paranoia, frakcing, frack is whack, law enforcement, activists, environment, ecosystems )

- 179 days ago -
Since 2010 the specter of environmental extremism has been trotted out by both law enforcement and energy-industry security teams to describe a wide variety of grassroots groups opposed to the continued extraction of fossil fuels.
ACTIVISM: Guatemala: Women Lead the Struggle for Life, Land, Clean Water
Environment  (tags: activism, women, Guatemala, environment, activists, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, world, conservation, water )

- 190 days ago -
For over two years the small community of San José del Golfo has maintained a 24-hour barricade against the US-owned mine El Tambor that threatens to destroy their land and water. The non-violent resistance is led by women

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