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TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand No Dumping of Nuclear Waste on Lands Belonging to Indigenous Australians
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, government, indigenous rights, dumping nuclear waste, Australia, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy )

Cal
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Australian Government has been attempting to dump radioactive waste on lands belonging to Indigenous Australians.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Protected Canyon From Oil Drilling - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, indigenous rights, destruction, environment, ecosystems, water, wildlife, pollution, politics, healthconditions, energy, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 12 days ago - forcechange.com
Chaco Canyon, New Mexico is an ancient and splendid site of Native American culture and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Unfortunately, oil and gas companies want to start fracking right outside the National Park, which could threaten the fragile ecosyste
A New Frontier for Fracking: Drilling Near the Arctic Circle
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, fracking intheArctic, indigenous rights, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, weather, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, government, healthconditions, politics )

Cal
- 13 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Hydraulic fracturing is about to move into the Canadian Arctic, with companies exploring the region's rich shale oil deposits. But many indigenous people and conservationists have serious concerns ...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand With Indigenous Groups Battling Pollution of Pristine Forest - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, indigenous rights, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment )

Cal
- 17 days ago - forcechange.com
: Demand an in-depth, ongoing assessment of the impact of the Mount Polley mining disaster and stricter environmental guidelines for all mines operating in the province
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Weaken Protections for Indigenous People and the Environment - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, World Bank regulations, indigenous rights, indigenous peoples, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, world )

Cal
- 20 days ago - forcechange.com
The World Bank is weakening regulations that protect the environment and indigenous people in developing countries. By deregulating mining and logging corporations, the World Bank is endangering the lives of the residents and the ecosystems in which they
This Map Shows Why We Must Save Rain Forests to Stop Climate Change
Environment  (tags: deforestation, climate change, corporate greed, indigenous rights, destruction, ecosystems, environment, climate-change, government, green, pollution, healthconditions, world, humans, nature, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 26 days ago - globalpost.com
Scientists have long known that halting climate change will be impossible without stopping the destruction of the world's forests.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Continue to Oppose Oil Production in Ecuador's Yasuni Rainforests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, oil production, AMazon, uncontacted tribes, indigenous rights, destruction, ecosystems, environment, healthconditions, protection, pollution, world, wildlife, water, trees, conservation, green, government, politics, humans, nature )

Cal
- 36 days ago - forests.org
Ecuador's mega-diverse Yasuni National Park is again threatened by oil industry road construction as state oil company Petroamazonas has in secret constructed a road into the world-famous Amazon rainforest - violating environmental laws and threatening un
Amazon Oil Spill Has Killed Tons of Fish, Sickened Native People
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, environment, destruction, oil spill, Amazon, way of life, indigenous rights, ecosystems, protection, world, pollution, water, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 36 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
This rupture of Peru's 39-year-old northern crude oil pipeline has terrified Kukama villagers along the Marañón River. People's complaints of nausea and skin rashes are aggravated by nervousness about eating the fish
Liberia - Communities Join to Fight to Palm Oil Land Grab
Environment  (tags: palm oil, Liberia, deforeation, people power, indigenous rights, environment, ecosystems, environment, destruction, healthconditions, world, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, energy, conservation, politics, protection )

Cal
- 42 days ago - theecologist.org
Liberia's Jogbahn Clan is at the forefront of efforts to resist the grab of Indigenous Peoples' land and forests for palm oil plantations.
CANADA: First Nations Challenge Enbridge's Northern Gateway Pipeline in Court
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, destruction, ecosystems, Enbridge Pipeline, First Nations, indigenous rights, overdevelopment, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, pollution, world, wildlife, humans, government )

Cal
- 48 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Several First Nations and some environmental groups have filed suit to block the Northern Gateway pipeline proposed by Enbridge Inc. through their territory, with a total of four legal challenges mounted as of Monday July 14.
The Nuclear War Against Australia's Aboriginal People
Environment  (tags: radia-active, ecosystems, destruction, aborigines, nuclear industry, Australia, indigenous rights, environment, pollution, healthconditions, world )

Cal
- 49 days ago - theecologist.org
Australia's nuclear industry has a shameful history of 'radioactive racism' that dates from the British bomb tests in the 1950s,
Borneo Mega-Dams Threaten Indigenous 'Ethnocide'
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, indigenous rights, biodiversity, environment, destruction, conservation, animals, wildlife, protection, politics, pollution, nature, world )

Cal
- 62 days ago - theecologist.org
Massive dams in Sarawak, Malaysia, threaten to flood over 2,000 square kilometers of the world's oldest rainforests, displace 10,000s of indigenous people, and aggravate climate change
Kill the Land, Kill the People: There Are 532 Superfund Sites in Indian Country!
Environment  (tags: pollution, Superfund sites, indian contry, indigenous rights, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, destruction, conservation, healthconditions, politics, radia-active, ecosystems )

Cal
- 66 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Of a total of 1,322 Superfund sites as of June 5, 2014, nearly 25 percent of them are in Indian country.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Enbridge: Honour Your Commitment to First Nations and Affected Communities - No Pipelines Without Consent
Environment  (tags: First Nations, Northern Gateway Pipeline, indigenous rights, politics, pollution, healthconditions, environment, destruction, endangered, energy, world, humans, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 75 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Enbridge has stated its commitment to renew conversations with First Nations and other communities in the pathway of the pipeline. Before shovels hit the ground, it has promised to address any "remaining concerns" these communities have.
The Resistance Is Growing! Sami Reindeer Herders Fight Giant Iron Mine
Environment  (tags: indigenous rights, mininginterests, exploitation, activism, corproarate greed, habitatdestruction, habitat, world, nature, humans, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, protection )

Cal
- 80 days ago - theecologist.org
A remote corner of Sweden's Arctic forest has become a battleground, writes Alex Forss, over proposals for a huge iron mine that would occupy a key reindeer migration route
 

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