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126 People Tear Gassed, Arrested Over Weekend in Dakota Pipeline Protests
Environment  (tags: politics, humans, ecosystems, government, death, habitat, healthconditions )

Cheryl A.
- 2 days ago -
""They're trying to provoke a response, they're trying to provoke violence from our side. We have to deal with the militarized mindset of Morton County and North Dakota officials," Hall stated to local Fox affiliate KFYR." Peace.
Gore Slams 'Dangerous' Dakota Pipeline Project
Environment  (tags: Standing Rock Sioux tribe, Al Gore, North Dakota, Dakota Access Pipeline )

- 1 day ago -
Gore's denouncement of Dakota Access adds even more political clout to the opposition over the pipeline.
Spill Stokes Fears At Cushing Oil Hub
Environment  (tags: Cushing, Oklahoma, pipeline break, oil spill, The Seaway Pipeline, Enterprise Crude Pipeline LLC, Cushing Oil Hub )

- 1 day ago -
While crews in Cushing continue to clean up oil after a pipeline break early Monday morning, the spill is stoking fears about what may be to come for the nation's oil hub
Australia's Coal Seam Gas Emissions May Be Vastly Underestimated - Report
Environment  (tags: Australia, UNFCCC, Melbourne Energy Institute, Australia Institute, coal seam gas, greenhouse gas, methane, emissions, “fugitive emissions”, pollution, healthconditions, Paris climate deal, COP21 )

- 1 day ago -
Report says industry's true carbon emissions could easily amount to twice the emissions Australia promised to cut by 2030. Studies of shale and coal seam gas in the US have found fugitive emissions are often as much as 17% of the gas produced.
A Supernatural Murder Mystery Gets Lawmakers to Focus on Climate Change | TakePart
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, murder mystery, tv series, popular culture, Arctic ice melting, global agenda )

- 496 days ago -
It's rare for a U.S. congressman to join forces with a European television screenwriter on the issue of climate change, arguably the most important item on the global agenda. It's nearly inconceivable that some of the nation's most powerful lawmakers
Report: Climate Change May Trigger 'Abrupt' Worldwide Consequences
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, politics, pollution, research, science, Sustainabililty, trees, wat )

- 951 days ago -
Scientists warn of 'massive,' irreversible changes with devastating impacts unless world takes immediate action
TAKE ACTION NOW! Defeat the Chemicals in Commerce Act Today!
Environment  (tags: politics, pollution, chemicals, pending legislation, congress, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, healthconditions )

- 951 days ago -
The Chemicals in Commerce Act is being shopped around the U.S. House of Representatives. It's beyond the pale. This bill - backed by chemical industry lobbyists - is nothing more than a rubber stamp for untested chemicals.
Stop the 'No More National Parks' Bill ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection )

- 951 days ago -
Tell Congress to vote "No" on the bill that would stop the creation of new National Parks!
Monarch Madness Pledge ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )

- 951 days ago -
I pledge to help preserve the incredible monarch migration by planting milkweed. I will find supplies of plants or seeds native to my area and create monarch habitat. I will spread the word to friends and family. Together, we can save this amazing
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Newly-Discovered Ozone-Depleting Chemicals!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, ozone depletion, harmful chemicals, law, EPA, EPA oversight, politics, healthconditions, conservation, pollution, climate-change, globalwarming )

- 951 days ago -
The EPA should ban four newly discovered chemicals that deplete the ozone but may slip through a legal loophole.
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