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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
- 268 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.
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
- 250 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.
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
- 156 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
Guatemala's Indigenous People Fighting Back Against Exploitation By Multinational Mining Companies
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, environment, ecosystems, destruction, environment, nature, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, pollution, healthconditions, energy )

Cal
- 75 days ago - alternet.org
In violation of international law, the Guatemalan government is seeking to issue mining permits without the consent of indigenous people.
Pacific Island Climate Warriors Take on Fossil Fuel Industry
Environment  (tags: climate-change, rising seas, Pacific Islands, acitvism, activists, world, protection, oceans )

Cal
- 202 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
'It's War!' Peru-Brazil Indigenous People Pledge to Fight Amazon Oil Exploration
Environment  (tags: activists, indigenous rights, oil exploration inthe Amazon, environment, destruction, conservation, endangered, ecosystems, protection, world, healthconditions, politics, pollution, nature, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 108 days ago - theecologist.org
Members of an indigenous people living on both sides of the Brazil-Peru border in the remote Amazon say they are prepared to fight with spears, bows and arrows if companies enter their territories to explore for oil.
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
- 197 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.
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
- 209 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
- 228 days ago - theecologist.org
f the state does not defend citizens against the violence and destruction of mining, people and communities must defend themselves
Peaceful Protest Is Not a Crime ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, activists, arrested, forests, protection )

Cher
- 318 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.
Anti-Nuke Activists Fight to Close Diablo Canyon
Environment  (tags: activists, Diablo canyon, environmentalists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, protection, humans, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, wildlife, oceans, politics, nature )

Cal
- 105 days ago - ecowatch.com
More demonstrators have been arrested at Diablo Canyon than any other nuke site in the U.S.
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
- 315 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!
TAKE ACTION NOW; TELL CANADA'S GOVERNMENT--We Don't Want the Energy East Pipeline
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, activism, Energy East Pipeline, activists, conservation )

Cal
- 128 days ago - secure.canadians.org
As shown by tar sands pipeline ruptures in Mayflower, Arkansas and in the Kalamazoo River in Michigan, a pipeline spill would have devastating impacts on land and water and endanger people's health. This pipeline would also encourage expansion in the tar
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
- 284 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
 

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