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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand Up to Big Oil: Refinery Towns Need A Sheriff
Environment  (tags: pollution, energy, Big Oil, need for regulation, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, healthconditions, protection, science, nature )

Cal
- 4 days ago - earthjustice.org
Millions of people live in the shadow of oil refineries and are forced to breathe air that sickens and kills--especially our vulnerable children.
Tell Alberta Education to Keep Big Oil Out of Our Kids' Classrooms ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, education, Canada, Big Oil, protection )

Cher Away
- 49 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Cenovus and Suncor: Follow Syncrude's lead and do not participate in Alberta's curriculum redesign. Let's take action now to get Big Oil out of our education system.
Small Local Protests Kill Big Oil and Mining Worldwide
Environment  (tags: Environment, environmental justice, First Nations, Native Americans, Local Protests, grievance, climate change, big oil, mining, sustainability risk )

Betsy
- 72 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
Multinational corporations are infamous for pushing native people off their land in order to open a new gold mine, extract oil, or otherwise extract local resources. For decades, backlash has been thought to be both limited and ineffectual
In a Troubled African Park, A Battle Over Oil Exploration
Environment  (tags: destruction, Big Oil, Virunga National Park, pollution, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, animals, ecosystems, environment, endangered, world, wildlife, nature, energy, protection )

Cal
- 82 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Africa's oldest national park will soon be echoing with the sounds of geologists conducting seismic surveys to establish the size of the park's oil reserves -- in direct defiance of requests from the United Nations, conservation groups, and the British gov
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
- 84 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..
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Amazon From Another Big Oil Disaster!
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, ecosystems, pollution, Big Oil, politics, conservation, destruction )

Cal
- 86 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Ecuador's Amazon rainforest is a spectacular land teeming with one-of-a-kind plants and animals and is home to seven vibrant indigenous communities. But Ecuador's president, Rafael Correa Delgado, is racing to sell off his country's remaining rainforests
Polluted First Nations Community Asks Big Oil To Pay For Its Solar Panels
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, energy, solar power, Big Oil, indigenous rights, pollution )

Cal
- 93 days ago - thinkprogress.org
The nation is peppered with constant reminders of its dependence on the oil industry -- the same industry that has polluted their land to the point where Fort Chipewyan's people can no longer hunt, fish, or swim to their leisure
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Misleading Energy Pipedreams!
Environment  (tags: energy security, Keystone XL Pipeline, pipeline construciton, oil industry, Big Oil, humans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green, government, protection, politics )

Cal
- 309 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Remind Congress that we don't want to be misled into conclusions based on distracting statements that suggest that energy "independence" substitutes for real energy security. There are several bills that both the House and the Senate are trying to push fo
Halliburton Reaches Plea Agreement With Department of Justice ACTION
Environment  (tags: Halliburton, ecosystems, environment, big oil, Deepwater Horizon, healthconditions, water )

Nancy
- 346 days ago - action.citizen.org
Are you surprised that Halliburton tried to cover up its role in the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion? In the second quarter of 2013, Halliburton earned profits of $679 million. The fine for destroying evidence represents a paltry .03% of its second...
Exxon You Can't Silence Us! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: EXXon, TV ad, climate change, pollution, Big Oil, comcast, Fox News, Houston )

Angelika
- 525 days ago - other98.com
In a brewing scandal that should shock and trouble all of us, Exxon silenced us this week. Join us in telling Exxon: No. Just no. You don't get to take our voice away. You can't silence us.
Oil Showdown in the Amazon - TAKE ACTION
Environment  (tags: Amazon, Ecuador, Big Oil, indigenous people, rainforest, habitatdestruction, greenhousegases, ecosystems, destruction, globalwarming, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Angelika
- 537 days ago - avaaz.org
Ecuador's Kichwa people have asked for our help to stop the government turning their forest home into an oil field.
Tell the Obama Administration -- Shell Can't Be Trusted in the Arctic ACTION US
Environment  (tags: Arctic, ocean drilling, big oil, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, Shell )

Nancy
- 730 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Royal Dutch Shell is supposed to start drilling in America's Arctic in just a few days -- but they recently admitted that they can't keep the promises they made when it comes to clean-up equipment or clean air protections. And just this weekend, a Shell
Stop Big Oil's Attack On Whales ! Help Save Endangered Belugas ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, whales, big oil, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 730 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
The Apache Alaska Corporation is preparing to launch a deafening airgun assault as it explores for oil and gas in Cook Inlet, Alaska--home to a struggling population of 284 endangered beluga whales. At close range, the intense noise from airguns can cause
Yes! Let's Declare a Global Sanctuary in the Arctic ACTION
Environment  (tags: Arctic, ocean drilling, big oil, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, Shell )

Nancy
- 735 days ago - savethearctic.org
Shell has spent more than four BILLION dollars on readying themselves to drill in the Arctic. And that doesn't include money spent for the lawyers they've retained to keep Greenpeace and our supporters silent, or the amount of money they've spent trying
Saving The Arctic Part III ACTION
Environment  (tags: polar bears, Arctic drilling, big oil, animal welfare, endangered )

Nancy
- 810 days ago - greenpeace.org
Together we can stop Shell and other oil companies from destroying the Arctic. Not everyone can board a ship to demand that change. But today, you can send a message direct to Shell and tell them there is a line in the ice that should not be crossed.
 

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