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Fu*K Earth Day---Let This Years Be The Last
Environment  (tags: climate, climatechange, climate justice, destruction, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, Sustainabililty )

- 2 days ago -
The question is not whether we're going to "stop" global warming, or "solve" the climate crisis; it is whether humanity will act quickly and decisively enough now to save civilization itself--in any form worth saving. Green-washed capitalism won't save us.
The Almond and the Bee
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Bee, Bees, colony collapse disorder, CCD, Honey, Almonds, California, Pesticides, business, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, Sustainabililty, world )

- 5 days ago -
In describing the pollination of California almonds it's hard not to slip into superlatives: 80 percent of world almond production takes place in California, and almonds have become the country's most valuable horticultural export...
Mission Not Quite Impossible: U.N. Report Spells Out Super-Hard Things We Must Do to Curb Warming
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, UN, IPCC, Intergovernmental Panel Climate Change, Energy, Energy Policy, Zero Emissions Energy Sources )

- 9 days ago -
"By 2100, surface temperatures will be 3.7 to 4.8 degrees C (6.7 to 8.7 F) warmer than prior to the Industrial Revolution. That's far worse than the goal the international community is aiming for -- to keep warming under 2 C (3.7 F)."
Feds Can Hide Rationale for Killing U.S. Citizen, Judge Rules
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Drone War, Drone Strikes, President, Obama, Obama Administration, American citizens, Yemen, US Dist Judge, Claudia Wilken, Government Secrecy, Lack of Transparency )

- 7 days ago -
"The administration claims and insists it is being transparent about this program," Burke said, but "all that is happening now is the proverbial "Trust us." "
Haunting Instagrams Show What Drone Operators Would See If They Targeted Americans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Drones, UAV, unmanned aerial vehicles, US, targets, instagram, funerals, weddings, terror weapon, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Yemen, Somalia )

- 7 days ago -
"What would drone-strike footage look like if one of those heavily armed UAVs took aim at the West? What would it look if those missiles and cameras were pointed at your house, your car, your family and friends? Frankly, it's bone-chilling."
Nader Backs Laws Aimed at Ending "Corporate Carnage"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ralph Nader, Corporatism, Corporate Crime, Safety, GM, deadly ignition switch, Dangerous Products Warning Act, Corporate Crime Database Act, Center for Corporate Policy )

- 7 days ago -
"Consumer advocate Ralph Nader announced last week he is supporting two corporate accountability bills aimed at warning the public about dangerous and deadly products and tracking corporate crimes."
Years of Living Dangerously - Watch the Trailer
Environment  (tags: Environment, Years of living dangerously, documentary, Showtime, the biggest story of our time, climate-change, destruction )

- 15 days ago -
Don't miss the documentary series premiere of Years of Living Dangerously, Sunday, April 13th at 10PM ET/PT. (SHOWTIME )
Hold EAZA Accountable For Tania's Solitary Confinement!
Animals  (tags: Animal Abuse, Animal Cruelty, Animal Rescue )

- 12 days ago -
185.000 care2 members signed a petition to free elephant Tania from Tirgu Zoo. Eaza was forced to release a statement but further investigation reveals that Eaza distorted facts and played a pivotal role in Tania's solitary confinement. SIGN PETITION NOW!
URGENT~URGENT ENDS 4/15 VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop This Mega Whale Meat Shipment in South Africa
Health & Wellness  (tags: Your voice, our submission stronger, ENDS 4/15, URGENT~URGENT, whales, wildlife, sadness, slaughter, killed, protection, endangered, environment, extinction, cruelty, death, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, conservation, activists, safety, violence, inte )

- 10 days ago -
Right now 2,000 tons of meat from endangered fin whales is being shipped to South Africa en route to Japan from Iceland. Greenpeace has called on* the South African government to refuse port services to the shipment.
Bradley (Chelsea) Manning and the Collateral Murder Video
World  (tags: news )

- 10 days ago -
Those responsible for this war crime have faced no justice. Why not?
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