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Halt Fossil Fuel Access to Public Land PETITION!!
Environment  (tags: FRACKING, PUBLIC LANDS, LAW, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, government )

- 18 days ago -
Suspend leases of public land to fossil fuel companies for oil and natural gas extraction.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell President Obama: ItâEUR(TM)s Time to Ban Oil Trains
Environment  (tags: OIL TRAINS, OBAMA, LAW, safety, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

- 25 days ago -
From the public safety risk to the pollution of our climate, oil trains represent the wrong direction for our country. President Obama can take decisive action to shut down this unnecessary, dangerous threat once and for all.
Cuadrilla Versus The Nanas - #IamTinaRothery
Environment  (tags: environment, activism, fracking, oil companies, law, activists )

- 25 days ago -
Thanks to fracking company Cuadrilla, grandmother Tina Rothery will be in court tomorrow over a £55,000 'debt' imposed on her for joining a peaceful occupation of a fracking site in Lancashire
SIGN PLEASE! Make Dredging in the Great Barrier Reef Punishable By Law
Environment  (tags: GreatBarrier Reef, environment, law, protection, wildlife, oceans, coral reefs, destruction, conservation, world )

- 107 days ago -
SIGN THIS PETITION TO MAKE DREDGING ILLEGAL on our beautiful reefs, because when its gone, its gone.
Environment  (tags: climate-change, EXXON MOBIL, corruption, law, dishonesty, environment, climate-change, ecosystems, protection, wildlife )

- 155 days ago -
New YorkâEUR(TM)s Schneiderman was the first Attorney General to understand the importance of these revelations and launched the first investigation into Exxon. California now says itâEUR(TM)s looking into the case. But they need other states involved too
TAKE ACTION NOW! Health Canada Just re-Approved a Carcinogenic Pesticide Banned in the EU
Environment  (tags: pesticies, law, Canada, atrazine, healthconditions, world, environment, protection )

- 162 days ago -
Health Canada announced it's endorsing the continued use of Syngenta's Atrazine, a dangerous pesticide that has been banned in the European Union since 2004.
FBI Joins Flint, Michigan, Water Contamination Probe
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, law, FBI, Flint water contamination )

- 174 days ago -
The FBI is joining a criminal investigation into lead contaminated drinking water in Flint, Michigan, exploring whether any laws were broken in a crisis that has captured international attention
TAKE ACTION NOW! TRANSCANADA: Drop Your Ridiculous Lawsuit on Losing Keystone XL
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL lawsuit, obama, corporate crybabies, law, environment, ecosystems, politics )

- 186 days ago -
By signing today you are sending a message to the people at TransCanada that the people's desire to address climate change is stronger than corporate profit.
Anti-Fracking Activist Case Gives Climate Change Its Day in Court
Environment  (tags: climate-change, fracking, activism, law, environment, ecosystems )

- 188 days ago -
Anti-fracking protestersâEUR(TM) argument that a climate crisis justified their actions could not be considered by the jury
Join Us in Calling for Protection of Forest Streams and Rivers
Environment  (tags: rivers, forests, pollution, politics, animals, wildlife, water, trees, environment, conservation, government, green, habitat, healthconditions, nature, humans, law )

- 195 days ago -
Sign on to our letter calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to protect our clean water from forest road runoff.
The People Win Over Shell in Fracking Water Withdrawal Case
Environment  (tags: activism, fractivism, frakcis whack, law, goodnews, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics )

- 200 days ago -
Residents of the village of Painted Post NY are victorious in court over Shell, who wanted some of their municipal water to support their fracking operations in neighboring Pennsylvania.
3 New Years Resolutions That Will End the World's Dependency on Fossil Fuels
Environment  (tags: renewables enrey, law, tax loopholes, climate change, climate agreement, COP21. environment, ecosystems, energy, world, protection, politics, government )

- 207 days ago -
The more renewable energy we use, the cheaper it gets. Fossil fuels get more expensive the more we burn them. So clean energy will win the affordability race.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prime Minister Trudeau: It's Time for a Legislated Oil Tanker Ban
Environment  (tags: energy, politics, Canada, law, ecosystems, destruction, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, wildlife, world )

- 249 days ago -
Legislation is the only way to reconcile Canadian law with First Nation's laws banning tankers and to ensure the North Coast can never again be put at risk at the stroke of a pen. Prime Minister Trudeau promised this ban in his election bid.
Chevron's Star Witness in $9.5 Billion Ecuador Oil Pollution Claim Admits: 'I Lied'
Environment  (tags: Chevron, lying, corruption, enviorrnment, law, ethics, environment, destruction )

- 270 days ago -
Chevron has now been busted by the lying testimony of its main witness.
Tell Gov. Brown to Sign SB 350, AB 498, and AB 1482 Into Law PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, climate-change, climate, law, California )

- 292 days ago -
Tell the Governor to sign important climate bills

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