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Lakota Lead the Fight Against the Dakota Access Pipeline
Environment  (tags: Oceti Sakowin, corruption, pollution, violence, Lakota, activists, Dakota Access Pipeline, Bakken Oil Field, big money, Indian Treaty Lands, North Dakota, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, DAPL, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, government )

Jess
- 3 hours ago - truth-out.org
The Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) is set to cut through several US states, delivering hundreds of thousands of barrels of crude oil from
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fresh Water for 12,000 People Is Being Destroyed in Shawnigan Lake, BC Canada
Environment  (tags: ACTIVISM, ACTIVISTS, protecting drinking water source, canada, Canada News, world, politics, pollution, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 133 days ago - community.sumofus.org
A permit granted to South Island Aggregates (SIA), AKA Cobble Hill Holdings, allows the dumping of 100,000 tons of toxic soil per year, for 50 years, in a high elevation quarry above the Shawnigan Lake water shed. This permit has been granted by the BC
LET'S HAVE A SING ALONG! Climate Change Deniers' Anthem
Environment  (tags: spoof, climate change denial, Koch Brothers, activists, activism, climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, environment, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection, pollution, world )

Cal
- 144 days ago - act.climatetruth.org
In a new video spoof by our friends at Funny or Die, infamous conservative billionaires, the Koch brothers, pay celebrities to sing a climate change deniers' anthem to rival "We Are the World."
TAKE ACTION NOW! PARIS 2015: World Leaders Must #ActOnClimate
Environment  (tags: PARIS Summit, activism, activists, need for change, environment, ecosystems, conservation, protection, healthconditions, politics, pollution, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 157 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Due to recent tragic events, public protests will be scaled back outside the UN climate change conference in Paris. This makes it critical that our online voice is as loud as possible - JOIN OUR VIRTUAL MARCH ON PARIS
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 )

Cal
- 158 days ago - onearth.org
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.
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 )

Cal
- 186 days ago - csmonitor.com
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.
7 Awesome Hands-On Ways You Can Volunteer to Help the Environment
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, environment, conservation, ecosystems, green, GoodNews )

Cal
- 188 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Whether youâEUR(TM)re a seasoned environmental champion or just getting started, there are people, animals, and even habitats that have a lot to teach us all.
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 )

Cal
- 191 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Residents of Palawan Island in the Philippines have united to take on the companies that they say have grabbed their land.
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 )

Cal
- 262 days ago - cbsnews.com
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 )

Cal
- 268 days ago - community.sumofus.org
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 )

Cal
- 279 days ago - takepart.com
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 )

Cal
- 286 days ago - theecologist.org
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 )

Cal
- 295 days ago - rainforesttrust.org
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 )

Cal
- 300 days ago - alternet.org
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 )

Cal
- 302 days ago - forcechange.com
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.
 

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