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WHY MONSANTO AND TRANS-PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP EQUAL GLOBAL FOOD DOMINANCE
Environment  (tags: BMOS< Monsanto, TPP, rights, freedoms, corporate monopoly over food trade, protection, habitat, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 234 days ago - occupy.com
Global food control has nearly been achieved, by reducing seed diversity with GMO (genetically modified) seeds that are distributed by only a few transnational corporations. But this agenda has been implemented at grave cost to our health; and if the Tra
ACTIVISM: Colombian Town Says 'No' to Gold Mine
Environment  (tags: acttivism, activists, workers rights in Bengladesh, world, society, rights, law, government, freedoms, children, culture, ethics, politics )

Cal
- 354 days ago - ipsnews.net
People in a farming town in central Colombia voted overwhelmingly against global corporation AngloGold Ashanti's La Colosa gold mine.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Amazon and Its Indigenous People From Brazilian Mega-Dam
Environment  (tags: activism, Amazon, politics, Belo Monte Dam, native rights, native education, sequestration, government, ethics, news, affordable housing, politics, obama, freedoms, world, politics )

Cal
- 355 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Survival International is petitioning Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff to suspend plans to build the dam until local indigenous communities have given their free consent. Sign today before it's too late!
Repsol to Drill for Oil in Amazon Rainforest in Peru | Environment | Guardian.Co.Uk
Environment  (tags: government, conflict, freedoms, HumanRights, politics, pollution, trees, water, endangered, forests, habitat, nature, destruction, environment, energy, healthconditions )

Kevin
- 384 days ago - guardian.co.uk
"Company to operate in a region inhabited by indigenous people extremely vulnerable to any contact with outsidersCompany to operate in a region inhabited by indigenous people extremely vulnerable to any contact with outsiders
NEW YORK: Fracking Patience Wears Thin
Environment  (tags: women's rights, freedoms, labor, equal pay for equal work, society, politics, culture, americans, government, rights, women, protection against abuse, equal rights, news )

Cal
- 412 days ago - democratandchronicle.com
Nearly five years after New York first looked at large-scale hydraulic fracturing for natural gas, both sides of the highly contentious shale-gas-drilling debate have finally reached common ground -- not on policy, but on a perceived lack of transparency.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Birmingham's Drinking Water From Coal Mine Pollution
Environment  (tags: activists, ethics, politics, rights, society, government, freedoms, usa, environment )

Cal
- 424 days ago - takepart.com
Tell the University of Alabama, the major owner of land and mineral rights at the proposed mine site, to say NO to Shepherd Bend Mine.
Tribesmen Launch 'Occupy' Protest at Dam Site in the Amazon Rainforest
Environment  (tags: activism, Amazon, politics, Belo Monte Dam, native rights, native education, sequestration, government, ethics, news, affordable housing, politics, obama, freedoms, world, politics )

Cal
- 443 days ago - news.mongabay.com
On Thursday roughly 200 indigenous people launched an occupation of a key construction site for the controversial Belo Monte dam in the Brazilian Amazon.
Ecuador's Amazon Rainforest May Be Auctioned to Chinese Oil Companies
Environment  (tags: humanrights, indigneous rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, society, politics, freedoms, energy, protection, pollution )

Cal
- 475 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Indigenous groups say they weren't consulted as required by constitution
Rainforest ACTION Network
Environment  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, RAN, politics, government, environment, ecosystems, healthconditions, habitatdestruction )

Nancy
- 662 days ago - ran.org
Action Page:Petitions... NAFTA,Cargill,EPA,dirty coal,Chevron,BOA,tax dodgers etc.
SOS Paul Watson ACTION
Environment  (tags: Sea Shepherd, Paul Watson, Germany, sea life, oceans, freedoms, humanrights, wildlife )

Nancy
- 747 days ago - seashepherd.org
SOS Save our skipper. Contact the following Ministers to urge Captain Watson's pending extradition be denied and request his release (please be respectful in your communications):
Rich People Vs. Wildlife Conservation Trusts
Environment  (tags: law, government, freedoms, religion, media, literature, politics, news, middle-east, politics, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, environment, ecosystems, pollution )

Cal
- 790 days ago - motherjones.com
The legal battles have become so ubiquitious that the land trusts have been forced to set up an insurance company to help them pay the bills. The trusts typically win the cases, but which can take a decade or more to resolve, as the Times reports:
Donations Ballot ACTION
Environment  (tags: freedoms, human rights, environment, animals, ecosystems )

Nancy
- 936 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The amount of money in our donations pool grows every day -- thanks to our members. Every time you use one of our services, we donate a percentage of your charges (at no extra cost) to groups working for a better world. Now it's time to decide how these...
Women in Rural Argentina Speak Out on Climate Change
Environment  (tags: world, women, women's rights, society, politics, education, ethics, freedoms, news, rights, wildlife, climate-change, climate, environment )

Cal
- 1012 days ago - ipsnews.net
Rural and indigenous women in northern Argentina, hit hard by the expanding agricultural frontier, deforestation and the spraying of toxic pesticides, spoke out about their problems and set forth proposals for discussion
Five Ways to Feed Billions Without Trashing the Planet
Environment  (tags: world, hunger, environmental preservation, politics, HumanRights, freedoms, ecosystems, environment, world, conservation, green, government )

Cal
- 1012 days ago - news.mongabay.com
At the end of this month the UN predicts global population will hit 7 billion people, having doubled from 3.5 billion in less than 50 years.
Day 2- Jefferson National Forest and Meeting Dale and Sandy
Environment  (tags: activists, americans, celebrity, travel, transportation, women, world, society, news, interesting, government, goodnews, humans, media, freedoms, family, environment, culture, travel, world, society, humans, conservation, CoolStuff, coolstuff, environment )

Polinagre
- 1088 days ago - greenxc.com
Day 2 of GreenXC's cross country campaign to raise awareness for National Parks and Forests. Exploring Jefferson National Forest and meeting Sandy and Dale.
 

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