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The Polar Bears Have Suffered Another Blow!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: polar bears, AnimalWelfare, environment, extinction, habitat, law, protection, suffering, wildlife, climate-change, conservation, endangered, globalwarming, government, oceans, science, world, americans, usa, u.s., obama, government, democrats )

- 2396 days ago -
In the last 60 days nearly 100,000 supporters of the Center for Biological Diversity have sent petitions to the Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, urging him to save the polar bears, but the Obama admin. refuses! Legal battle will begin shortly.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, environment, endangered, climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, habitatdestruction, humans, pollution, oceans, world, corruption, world, terrorism, politics, government, lies )

- 1843 days ago -
Capt. Charles Moore of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation first discovered the Great Pacific Garbage Patch -- an endless floating waste of plastic trash. Now he's drawing attention to the growing, choking problem of plastic debris in our seas.
Cheney Continues Attempt to Destroy the Environment, Give Business Free Rein
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: F. Chase Hutto, Cheney, environment, US government, Energy Department, free trade, development )

- 2659 days ago -
A notably anti-environmental regulation & protection aide to Big Dick has been proposed for a top Energy Department slot. The disrespect & destruction for the well-being of the earth & its creatures, including us, continues. Get to know F. Chase Hutto III
The Great Water Heist: VIDEO   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Water, Water Rights, freedoms, ethics, politics, news, government, environment, rights, oceans, constitution, ethics, crime, usa, corruption )

- 2394 days ago -
Senate Bill 787 will change federal jurisdiction over "navigable" water, to give the federal government control over all water everwhere, in municiple reservoirs, and on private lands, and in priva...
Keep Sarah Palin's Mama Grizzlies Out of the Capitol ! TAKE ACTION !
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: humans, environment, Palin, protection, government, americans )

- 1940 days ago -
Sarah Palin endorsed candidates -- "Mama Grizzlies," as she calls them -- are a major threat to President Obama's agenda. If she has her way, these Palin disciples will join the Senate and stop our agenda in its tracks.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Koch Brothers, exreme politics, oil companies, environment, abuse, ethics, politics, usa )

- 737 days ago -
The billionaire Koch brothers, Charles and David, have bankrolled some of the most egregious anti-environmental efforts of the last decade. Their huge campaign donations have tilted the energy conversation away from smart energy use and alternative sourc
U.S. District Judge Sets Monday Hearing for Idaho Wolf Hunt Challenge
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, law, politics, business, boycott, idaho, potatoes, wolf, wolves, endangered, slaughter, sadness, suffering, hunters, extinction, environment, animals, animalcruelty, abuse, cruelty, killing, law, wildanimals, wildlife, death, protection )

- 2284 days ago -
The hearing is scheduled for Aug. 31, the day before Idaho wolf hunting is to start. Attorneys for Earthjustice, the group representing the 13 groups challenging the hunt and the federal government, will get three hours to make their cases in court.
Republicans Block Bill That Would Force Speedier Keystone Decision
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, government, congress, usa, environment, Keystone XL Pipeline, republicans )

- 1440 days ago -
Republicans in the U.S House of Representatives on Tuesday rejected Senate-passed legislation that would have forced the Obama administration to make a speedier decision on the Keystone XL oilsands pipeline
BP, Banks and Obama: Failure to Lead?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Corporate abuse, banking reform, Gulf disaster, offshore drilling, energy, environment, government, corruption, congress, obama, media, usa, economy, democrats )

- 2008 days ago -
A Huffington contributor and book author says aloud what many who supported him are thinking but have been reluctant to say in public. I'm among them, and want to know what YOU think. No Repubs or Tea Partiers please, we all know what you think.
YouTube - Dennis Kucinich Welcomes You on Care2   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: airpollution, animals, conservation, ecosystems, environment, energy, globalwarming, Greenhousegas, habitatdestruction, government, pollution, sustainability )

- 3173 days ago -
Did you know about this? I'd say this man is reaching out to Care2 in a meaningful manner.
Bush Administration's Uranium Mining Decision Could Affect Tribes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, BLM, Bush, Mining, Culture, Society, Environment, bushadministration, ethics, government, politics )

- 2520 days ago -
WASHINGTON - The Bureau of Land Management, an agency within the Department of the Interior, in early December eliminated a regulation that gave two congressional committees the power to require the secretary of interior to set aside public lands from...
Help Us Kill the "Monsanto Protection Act" For Good ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health, food, family, environment, Monsanto, ecosystems, wildlife, business, Congress, corruption )

- 969 days ago -
Though wrapped in a "farmer-friendly" package, this Monsanto-driven rider is simply a biotech industry ploy to continue to plant GE crops even when a court of law has found they were approved illegally.
Sign Petition: Tell Sarah Palin, Don't Reject Energy Efficiency Funds!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, sarah, palin, alaska, corruption, dishonesty, lies, environment, energy, conservation, humans, nature, protection, wildlife, sustainable, humans, society )

- 2396 days ago -
Alaska Governor Sarah Palin is at it again! She's the only governor in America to reject almost $29 million in federal stimulus money slated for energy efficiency programs in her state. Tell Palin our planet should not be a pawn in her political game!

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