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To Defeat the Islamic State, Follow the Money
World  (tags: money, oil, ISIL, violence, war, world, Iraq, Syria, middle-east, politics, terrorism, freedoms, conflict )

Carrie
- 20 days ago - politico.com
President Obama is laying out his strategy to counter the Islamic State, whose rampages across Iraq and Syria have riveted Americans' attention on a zone of conflict that many had hoped to forget. Many are urging him to step up military action.
Camille Labchuk: Fossil Fuels, Toxic Waste Moving By Rail Through Our Own Backyards
World  (tags: Canada, Rail Safety, Fossil Fuels, Chemicals, Toxic Waste, Trains, Oil, Camille Labchuk, Green Party of Canada, Parti Vert du Canada, Toronto )

Brian
- 102 days ago - greenparty.ca
"We don't have the infrastructure to treat train cars like pipelines, and the government has never done a proper risk assessment of moving this amount of crude oil through a densely populated city like Toronto."
The Dark Side of the Oil Boom: Human Trafficking in the Heartland
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', usa, oil, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 154 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
WILLISTON, N.D. - When he took office 20 years ago, Mayor Ward Koeser's town was struggling
Abyei Referendum Enters Second Day
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', oil, africa, freedoms, government, HumanRights, ethics, politics, UnitedNations, unitednations, world, society, usa )

JL
- 331 days ago - aljazeera.com
Residents in oil-rich region claimed by Sudan and South Sudan vote to decide which country they belong to.
Lac-MéGantic a Collision of Water, Oil and Transport Deregulation
World  (tags: Tar Sands, Oil, Harper, children, crime, corruption, humans, violence, terrorism, KXL, politics, pollution, habitat, environment, destruction, science, trees, water, protection, sustainable, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, crime, lies, propaganda, death )

Roxy
- 428 days ago - rabble.ca
Transport Canada gave Montreal, Maine and Atlantic Railways the green light to run each train with just one engineer, which explains how one man came to be in charge of 72 cars and five locomotives carrying combustible energy through inhabited communitie
Defend the Right to Peaceful Protest at Sea ACTION LINK
World  (tags: deep sea drilling, oil, Anadarko, New Zealand, peaceful protest )

Nancy
- 537 days ago - care2.com
The New Zealand Government is pandering to the interests of foreign oil companies by pushing through a new law to criminalize certain crucial rights to peaceful protest at sea. Rights that helped us to become a nuclear free nation and end nuclear testing-
SHELL OIL : Sandy Causes 300,000-Gallon Diesel Spill Into Water Near New Jersey
World  (tags: shell oil, oil, oil spill, us, sandy, new jersey, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, pollution, habitatdestruction, oceans, SustainableDevelopment, environment, oil )

Xil
- 698 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
A major oil spill has occurred in the strait of water separating Staten Island, NYC and the state of New Jersey. The spill, of more than 300,000 gallons of diesel fuel, reportedly occurred in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
Oil in Falklands Islands Renews Territorial Tensions
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, conflict, news, oil, geopolitics, UK, Argentina, The Falkland Islands, interesting, government )

Cal
- 992 days ago - globalpost.com
As the possibility of an oil rush in their icy waters grows, the Falklands Islands are once again at the center of a diplomatic spat between the United Kingdom and Argentina.
Uganda: Ulterior Motives in US, LRA Fight
World  (tags: world, oil, resources, Uganda, LRA, US, politics, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', news, violence, society, middle-east, africa )

Cal
- 1051 days ago - globalpost.com
Oil and counteracting China's influence in the region may be two factors.
GHANA: The Abandoned Offspring of Oil
World  (tags: africa, world, politics, society, development, oil, economy, children, humans, news, interesting, government )

Cal
- 1102 days ago - ipsnews.net
Kids like Comfort and Kobina are all over this Western Region metropolis. They are the skinny and scuffed cherubs of Takoradi's heralded oil era, a newborn epoch that residents say is bringing more trials than triumphs.
Is Canadian Oil Bound for China Via Pipeline to Texas?
World  (tags: politics, environment, energy, destruction, oil, world, protection, humans, nature, pollution, government, ecosystems, world, news, politics, ethics, government )

Cal
- 1136 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
"This is all about taking the oil that's coming into the Midwest and moving it down to the Gulf Coast, where they have access to China and other markets," the National Wildlife Federation's Jeremy Symons told Congress this summer.
Saudi Arabia; A Country Profile
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, OIL, Best friend of the United States since 1 )

Ben
- 1289 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Municipal elections in 2005 were a first, limited exercise in democracy. But political parties are banned - the opposition is organised from outside the country - and activists who publicly broach the subject of reform risk being jailed...
Gaddafi Vows 'Long War' in Libya
World  (tags: Libya, Insanity, Paranoia, OIL )

Ben
- 1289 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Muammar Gaddafi says Libya will fight a "long war" after Western air strikes against his forces to protect rebel-held areas. Military officials are said to be assessing the damage after at least 110 missiles were fired by the US and UK...
BOYCOTT EXXON, MOBIL, SHELL Oil Companies and Filling Stations ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: oil, gas, boycott, price war, environment, protection, middle-east )

Cher
- 1304 days ago - change.org
If we take a stand together we can have an impact on the the price of gasoline by forcing a gas price war
The Shocking Images That Prove the Bottom of the Gulf Is STILL Dead and Coated in Oil - Despite BP Claims All Will Be Well
World  (tags: Oil, BP spill, Gulf, sea floor, environment )

Anna
- 1318 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Oil from the BP spill remains stuck on the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico, according to a top scientist.Samantha Joye has video and slides that she says demonstrate the oil isn't degrading as hoped and has decimated life on parts of the sea floor.
 

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