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Flint Water Crisis Keeps Getting Bigger and More Shocking Each Day
Environment  (tags: Flint water crisis, crime, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, healthconditions )

AWAY AWHI
- 506 days ago - ecowatch.com
Congress held its first hearing today on lead poisoning in the water supply of Flint, Michigan. The crisis began after an unelected emergency manager appointed by Republican Gov. Rick Snyder switched the source of FlintâEUR(TM)s drinking water to the
SIGN PLEASE! #ArrestGovSnyder for Poisoning the People of Flint, Michigan
Environment  (tags: activism, environment, destruction, crime, ecosystems, healthconditions, protection, politics, pollution )

AWAY AWHI
- 512 days ago - michaelmoore.com
We, the undersigned, call upon you to investigate and, if warranted, arrest and prosecute the Governor of Michigan, Rick Snyder, for violating the Environmental Protection AgencyâEUR(TM)s regulations in cutting off clean drinking water to the city of Flint
TAKE ACTION NOW! The Indonesian Forest Fires Are Currently Releasing More CO2 Than the US Economy.
Environment  (tags: Indonesia fires, palm oil, corporate greed, crime, destruction, forests, environment, ecosystems, world, wildlife, pollution, protection, healthconditions, habitatdestruction, habitat )

AWAY AWHI
- 567 days ago - action.sumofus.org
We are witnessing the worst environmental disaster of the 21st century. PepsiCo, Starbucks, Kraft-Heinz, and Unilever are some of the major brands behind it.
Lumber Liquidators Pays $13.2M to End Illegal Logging Probe
Environment  (tags: illegal logging, illegal logging trade, pollution, corporate greed, crime, punishment, protection, politics )

AWAY AWHI
- 625 days ago - news.mongabay.com
U.S. flooring company Lumber Liquidators Inc. (NYSE:LL) will pay $13.2 million to resolve a federal investigation into its timber sourcing practices.
Tiger Liquidators
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, deforestation, . Lumber Liquidators, law, crime, world, wildlife, habitat, habitatdestruction )

AWAY AWHI
- 671 days ago - sierraclub.org
Lumber Liquidators was turning virgin trees from the worldâEUR(TM)s last Amur tiger habitat into floorboards, until a team of undercover environmentalists penetrated its shady supply chain. Now the company faces charges under the Lacey Act.
Peru Outraged After Greenpeace Makes Its Mark and Defaces Nazca Ancient Site
Environment  (tags: activists, crime, culture, climate-change, conservation, destruction, environment, government, habitat, humans, protection, world )

Caree
- 924 days ago - nytimes.com
An expression of concern by the environmental group Greenpeace about the carbon footprint was marred this week by real footprints -- in a fragile, and restricted, landscape near the Nazca lines, ancient man-made designs etched in the Peruvian desert.
OP-ED: Is There a Link Between Fracking and More Crime?
Environment  (tags: safety, crime, fracking, frack is whack, increased crime, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, politics )

AWAY AWHI
- 1246 days ago - thesouthern.com
Can the region's pubic safety infrastructure handle the increase in population that a "fracking" boom might bring? Is there a link to increased crime?
PAY ATTENTION! Plan to Delist Gray Wolf Endangers Other Threatened Species, Researchers Find
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, ecosystems, destruction, protection, wildlife, science, politics, habitat, environment, republicans, obama, americans, politics, democrats, constitution, corruption, crime, dishonesty, elections, candidates, news, propaganda, lies )

Roxy
- 1270 days ago - eurekalert.org
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The federal government's proposal to discontinue protection for the gray wolf across the United States could have the unintended consequence of endangering other species, researchers say.
RAJA UPDATE and Elephant Family Link. Please Donate for Raja. Please Also Sign the Petition!
Environment  (tags: PALM OIL, deforestation, baby elephant Raja, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, crime, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, climate-chan )

Desanka
- 1453 days ago - serbiananimalsvoice.com
Capturing a baby elephant and holding it to ransom is grisly and depressing, but it is reality as humans and elephants fight for space. People need to know why this is happening. The cause is an innocently named product called PALM OIL.
The Australian Government: Label All Products Containing Palm Oil for Sale in Australia / TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, death, ethics, habitat, humans, protection, sadness, wildlife, climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, forests, globalwarming, habitat, nature, world, PALM OIL )

Desanka
- 1512 days ago - change.org
Palm oil production which is not sustainable is killing thousand of animals, including orangutans in incredibly inhumane ways. Australians should be able to identify foods and products containing this oil to make a choice to support this industry or not.
Email APRIL CEO Sukanto Tanoto Now - Return Lands Stolen From Local Communities - Action
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, Sumatra, logging, land grab, APRIL, pulp & paper industry, indigenous communities, crime, human rights violation )

Angelika
- 1570 days ago - ran.org
Earlier this week, hundreds of Indigenous villagers from communities in North Sumatra risked life and limb by standing between their forest home and the logging machinery of TPL, a company affiliated with paper giant APRIL. Response: Arrested villagers
Tell BP To Fund Pelican Habitat Restoration! Please SIGN!
Environment  (tags: crime, environment, habitat, wildlife, law, environment, habitatdestruction )

Sara
- 1598 days ago - secure3.convio.net
BP agreed to spend $1 billion to fund 'early restoration,' after their huge oil spill, but has only programed $70 million, less than 10% of the initial promise. None of the projects will restore pelican nesting habitat. Please sign to help these birds!
Europe Is Exporting More Waste Than Ever as Illegal Trade Grows
Environment  (tags: hazardous waste, illegal transport of hazardous waste, crime, pollution, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, world )

AWAY AWHI
- 1688 days ago - enn.com
As waste is increasingly moving across EU borders for recovery or disposal, the European Environment Agency (EEA) is warning of a big rise in the export of hazardous waste to countries outside of Europe.
URGENT ACTION Protect the World's Forests From Illegal Logging PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, killing, killed, sadness, suffering, business, environment, politics, climate-change, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, oceans, pollution )

Kelly
- 1821 days ago - wwf.worldwildlife.org
If successful, they will remove protections in the Lacey Act that have helped contribute to a 25 percent reduction in illegal logging over the last four years.
OP-ED: We Should Help Solve Illegal Logging, Not Be Part of the Problem
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, crime, illegal logging trade, deforestation, habitatdestruction, habitat, protection, pollution, humans, politics, world, conservation, green, government, nature )

AWAY AWHI
- 1868 days ago - news.mongabay.com
As documented in a 2012 report by the World Bank, Justice for the Forests, illegal logging is now a massive criminal enterprise, rivaling the illegal drug trade and robbing developing nations of up to $US15 billion in revenues annually.
 

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