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Abyei Referendum Enters Second Day
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', oil, africa, freedoms, government, HumanRights, ethics, politics, UnitedNations, unitednations, world, society, usa )

JL
- 163 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
- 260 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
- 370 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
- 530 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
- 824 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
- 884 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
- 935 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
- 968 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
- 1122 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
- 1122 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
- 1137 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
- 1150 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.
Oil Price Spikes and Food Shortages 2011 Promises To Be Rough Year
World  (tags: oil, price hikes, food shortages, worldwide weather climate change )

Mac
- 1177 days ago - alternet.org
The Year of Living Dangerously: Rising Commodity Prices and Extreme Weather Events Threaten Global Stability
BP Back to Profit After Oil Spill
World  (tags: BP, oil, profit, oil spill )

Sophie
- 1260 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Oil giant BP has announced a return to profit in the three months to September after last quarter's record loss.
White House Lifts Ban on Deepwater Drilling
World  (tags: white house, oil, gas, drilling, ban, deepwater )

Sophie
- 1281 days ago - nytimes.com
The Obama administration lifted the moratorium on deepwater oil and gas drilling on Tuesday, but it will be weeks or months before drilling resumes while industry and government regulators scramble to meet strict new rules.
 

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