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TAKE ACTION NOW! President Obama and EPA Administrator McCarthy: Reopen EPA Investigations Into Fracking-Related Water Contam
Environment  (tags: ethics, environment, EPA, news, FRACKING, fracking, business, law, society, usa )

Cal
- 891 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Over the past year, the Environmental Protection Agency has repeatedly shut down its own fracking-related water contamination investigations after being pressured by the oil and gas industry.
Bringing Back the Night: A Fight Against Light Pollution
Environment  (tags: pollution, light pollution, wildlife, healthconditions, protection, environment, humans, ecosystems, animals, nature, technology, sustainable, society, green, environment, eco-friendly )

Cal
- 892 days ago - e360.yale.edu
As evidence mounts that excessive use of light is harming wildlife and adversely affecting human health, new initiatives in France and elsewhere are seeking to turn down the lights that flood an ever-growing part of the planet.
Worst Drought in 30 Years Threatens Millions in Southern Africa With Food Insecurity
Environment  (tags: world, politics, africa, hunger, drought, children, death, ethics, Refugees&Relief, society, humanrights )

Cal
- 901 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Around 2 million people face food insecurity in northern Namibia and southern Angola as the worst regional drought in decades takes its toll, according to the UN.
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
- 919 days ago - ipsnews.net
People in a farming town in central Colombia voted overwhelmingly against global corporation AngloGold Ashanti's La Colosa gold mine.
Healing the Earth: Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, climate-change, native rights, society, world, habitat, destruction, conservation, humans, protection, healthconditions, animals )

Cal
- 943 days ago - theecologist.org
For Indigenous peoples climate change is not a political slogan but an inescapable reality of their daily life
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Oklahoma's Governor to Save Sacred Mountain
Environment  (tags: activists, native american youth, society, world, usa, rights, education, culture, news, politics )

Cal
- 944 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop the destruction of Longhorn Mountain, a sacred site to local Indian tribes
Ivory Coast Forest Clearances Threaten Cocoa Exports, Human Rights
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, government, world, politics, society )

Cal
- 948 days ago - uk.reuters.com
The Ivory Coast is clearing tens of thousands of cocoa farmers from protected forests, threatening exports from the world's top grower and leading to complaints about human rights abuses.
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
- 948 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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA to Keep Glyphosate From Monsanto Off Your Plate!
Environment  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, Monsanto food labeling, politics, society, environment, ethics, consumers, business, americans, finance, economy, money, world, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment )

Cal
- 950 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
For 20 plus years Monsanto has said that its proprietary weedkiller Roundup and its main chemical ingredient glyphosate were safe. But in the past several years a host of studies have linked Roundup and glyphosate to an alarming number of diseases threate
VIETNAM: Phu Quoc Island: Trouble in Paradise
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, government, development, ethics, politics, world, society, news, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 953 days ago - theecologist.org
Local communities rely heavily on the ocean to provide food, but it is becoming increasingly polluted.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Monsanto's Ruthless and Damaging Practices
Environment  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, Monsanto food labeling, politics, society, environment, ethics, consumers, business, americans, finance, economy, money, world, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment )

Cal
- 970 days ago - forcechange.com
The lack of accountability goes hand in hand with the ruthless business practices enacted by Monsanto. Now is the time to stand up against Monsanto and its harmful business practices before the impact on our nation's agricultural industry becomes irrepara
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
- 976 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.
Worldwide Movement Against Monsanto Gaining Steam
Environment  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, Monsanto food labeling, politics, society, environment, ethics, consumers, business, americans, finance, economy, money, world, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment )

Cal
- 977 days ago - alternet.org
Monsanto's stocks have fallen following its GMO wheat debacle and the global March Against Monsanto.
Thousands in Mexico Protest Monsanto By Throwing a Carnival of Corn
Environment  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, Monsanto food labeling, politics, society, environment, ethics, consumers, business, americans, finance, economy, money, world, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment )

Cal
- 981 days ago - alternet.org
The Carnival of Corn was, at its core, a celebration of Mexican agricultural heritage -- and a rejection of the biotech corporation.
Native American Activism: Environmental Issues Take Priority
Environment  (tags: Idle No More, activism, indigenous rights, native rights, Canada, world, politics, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', interesting, news, society, media )

Cal
- 984 days ago - theecologist.org
A dynamic environmental activism movement pioneered by highly engaged youth from native communities is spreading across North America

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