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BP Wins Big in the Offshore Drilling Lease Auction
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: BP Oil, BP Auction Wins, BIG OIL COPANIES, Pollution, Offshore, Gulf of Mexico, abuse, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, government, lies, news, obama, propaganda )

Betsy
- 6 hours ago - earthfirstjournal.org
For all of his administration's tough talk on protecting our environment, President Obama doesn't seem to have any problem increasing the nation's dependence on dirty energy.
Labrador Retriever Changes Autistic Boy's Life
Animals  (tags: autistic boy, Service Dog, Labrador Retriever, Halopets, goodnews, family happiness )

BarbCat
- 8 hours ago - halopets.com
Eight-year-old Jacob Owens of Peterborough, UK, has a severe form of autism that makes it difficult for him to navigate the world or even communicate like other kids.
Raw: Giant Inflatable Turtle in Sydney Harbour (VIDEO!!)   video
Offbeat  (tags: undersea art exhibition, Sydney Harbour, giant inflatable turtle, alphie, video )

BarbCat
- 13 hours ago - youtube.com
A giant inflatable turtle cruised in Sydney Harbour on Friday to celebrate the opening of an undersea art exhibition at the city's aquarium. The floating sculpture - dubbed Alphie - is just over 16 tall and 49 long. (Aug. 15)
AUSTRALIA: Baird Government Sacrifices Wombats in Quest for Woodchips
Environment  (tags: DEFORESTATION, deforestationhabitat, pollution, wildlife, animals, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, environment, government, protection, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 1 day ago - independentaustralia.net
Glenbog forest is being logged, seemingly with little or no care being paid to the noble womba
The Darker Side for Gays in Lebanon
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, politics, law, gayrights, safety, rights, police )

Cal
- 1 day ago - ipsnews.net
In a country where civil liberties remain the prerogative of the powerful and wealthy, the Lebanese gay scene is to be treaded carefully.
Can It Be Stopped? Ghana's Forests 'Could Completely Disappear in Less Than 25 Years'
Environment  (tags: deforestation, deforestationhabitat, destruction, ecosystems, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, humans, nature, trees, animals, conservation, wildlife, world )

Cal
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
At its current rate of forest loss, a study estimates that Ghana could be devoid of major forest cover in less than a quarter-century.
Keystone XL - Who Needs It? We Got a Railroad!
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL Pipeline, rail transportof tar sands bitumen, tar sands, oil inducstry, politics, protection, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy )

Cal
- 1 day ago - theecologist.org
If you're a tar sands industry executive, this is your light-bulb moment: Who needs the Keystone XL headache when you can bypass the controversy entirely using existing rail lines?
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Sea Lion Sanctuary - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, endangered, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animalrights )

Cal
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Prevent humans from infringing on sea lion sanctuary in La Jolla, San Diego
Rival Leaders, Rival Governments In Libya As Crisis Deepens
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, violence, society )

Cal
- 1 day ago - npr.org
Libya's political crisis deepened today when the outgoing Parliament picked a new Islamist-backed government, leaving the country with two rival Parliaments and leaders, each with their own armed supporters.
'Most Endangered' River in the Nation
Environment  (tags: conservation, protection, pollution, wildlife, nature, ecosystems, destruction, environment )

Cal
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
The organization American Rivers has distinguished the San Joaquin River of California with the dubious title of "most endangered" river in the nation.
 
 
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