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TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Our Health, Stop Monsanto
Environment  (tags: pesticides, health, food supply, Monsanto, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 6 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The threat is clear -- this poison is used on our food, our fields, our playgrounds, and our streets. Let's get it suspended.
Don't Let Congress Deprioritize Our Health and Environment PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, humans, health )

AnnaAway
- 47 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Union of Concerned Scientists puts rigorous, independent science to work to solve our planet's most pressing problems. Joining with citizens across the country, we combine technical analysis and effective advocacy to create innovative,
President Obama: Don't Wait, Reject KXL Now ACTION
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL, ecosystems, environment, energy, sustainable, eco-friendly, health, disease )

Nancy
- 155 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Please take action now and demand an end to Keystone XL, once and for all, so our country can move on to debating real clean-energy solutions.
Send a Message to Stop the Pilgrim Pipeline Before It's Too Late! ACTION US
Environment  (tags: NY and NJ pipeline, Pilgrim Pipeline, ecosystems, environment, habitatdestruction, health, water )

Nancy
- 162 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The proposed route would cut through Bergen, Passaic, Morris, Union and Middlesex counties, impacting densely populated communities, and it would tear through protected watershed lands in the New Jersey Highlands.
Landmark 20-Year Study Finds Pesticides Linked to Depression In Farmers
Environment  (tags: Food, depression, Farmers, health, mental health, NIH, Science, studies )

Judy
- 169 days ago - modernfarmer.com
A landmark study indicates that seven pesticides, some widely used, may be causing clinical depression in farmers. Will the government step in and start regulating these chemical tools?
We Demand Strong Regulations for Dangerous Oil By Rail! ACTION
Environment  (tags: oil by rail, usa, ethics, business, corporate, air, water, money, politics, health, ecosystems, environment )

Nancy
- 244 days ago - action.forestethics.org
After a record year of unsafe oil trains derailing, spilling, and exploding across the country -- President Obama proposed new regulations for unsafe tank cars. But shockingly, these new rules actually protect industry profits while sacrificing public...
In Italy, A Steel Plant Blamed For Decades Of Child Cancer
Environment  (tags: health, environment, protection, corporate indifference, healthconditions, pollution, world, ecosystems, environment, destruction )

Cal
- 258 days ago - lastampa.it
Taranto's ILVA steel plant, Europe's largest, emits toxic pollution that doctors believe has long been causing cancer in young victims and sky-high infant mortality. Yet it still operates
TAKE ACTION NOW! Monsanto: Don't Sue the State of Vermont.
Environment  (tags: GMO Foods, labeling, Vermont, Monsanto, politics, greeed, usa, agriculture, health, environment )

Cal
- 326 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Vermont is set to make history by becoming the first state in the country to require genetically modified (GMO) food to be labeled. But Monsanto, the world's largest GMO producer, is gearing up to sue the state.
Find A March Against Monsanto Near You This May 24, 2014 ACTION!
Environment  (tags: health, March against Monsanto, farmers, corruption, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions )

Nancy
- 338 days ago - fooddemocracynow.org
Why we're marching: To Stop the Continued Corruption of Our Democracy, the Poisoning of Our Environment, the Loss of Biodiversity and the Continued Assault on the Basic Rights of Farmers and Citizens Around the World.
BAD HARVEST: Kids as Young as 7 Are Getting Nicotine Poisoning Symptoms From Picking Tobacco
Environment  (tags: children, health, research, environment, tobacco harvest, abuse, exposure to nicotine, healthconditions, humans )

Cal
- 347 days ago - takepart.com
Summer means school is ending, but the bad news for too many kids is that it's also when the tobacco harvest begins.
Climate Change Is Turning Your Produce Into Junk Food
Environment  (tags: climate change, health, food nutition, environment, destruction, ecosystems, climate-change, pollution, healthconditions, climate )

Cal
- 347 days ago - motherjones.com
In a paper published in Nature this month, a global team has found that heightened levels of atmospheric carbon make key staple crops wheat, rice, peas, and soybeans less nutritious.
Tell McDonald's: Billions of Burgers Are Bad for Our Future ACTION
Environment  (tags: climate-change, McDonalds, wildlife, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, animals, wildlife, food, health )

Nancy
- 358 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
McDonald's may not be the restaurant of choice for many environmentalists, but it's the choice of about 70 million people every day. This gives McDonald's a huge influence over the industry and the eating habits of people throughout the world -- and by...
French Parliament Bans Cultivation of GM Maize
Environment  (tags: environment, GoodNews, health, gmo, agriculture and food )

Jeanne
- 370 days ago - reuters.com
France's lower house of parliament adopted a law on Tuesday prohibiting the cultivation of any variety of genetically modified maize, saying it posed a risk to the environment.
Protect Monarchs From Pesticides and GMOs PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: environment, pesticides, butterflies, health, GMO, food )

Jeanne
- 401 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
We all know that genetically engineered crops and the pesticides they promote can wreak havoc on our farms, food, and environment. But did you know they are also playing a big role in the rapid disappearance of monarchs?
TAKE ACTION NOW! EPA: Stop Dental Mercury Dumping
Environment  (tags: dental mercury, pollution, health, EPA, healthconditions, children, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, humans, politics )

Cal
- 421 days ago - change.org
Half of the mercury in wastewater comes from dentistry. From there, microorganisms can convert dental mercury into even more toxic methylmercury that contaminates fish and harms children's developing neurological systems even before they are born.
 

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