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How Saudi Wahhabism Is the Fountainhead of Islamist Terrorism
Society & Culture  (tags: extremism, Saudia Arabia, Wahabism, humanrights, ethics, world )

- 4 days ago -
The more tolerant indigenous versions of Islam cannot survive in the face of the tsunami of money being poured into promoting theo-fascist Wahhabism. This is a major problem that the Muslim world must urgently address.
Coal Casts Cloud Over Germany's Energy Revolution
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, protection, environment, coal burning plants, destruction, ecosystems, energy, healthconditions, politics, nature )

- 5 days ago -
Germany cut emissions and boosted renewables last year, but critics say CO2 reduction targets can't be met unless it closes coal-burning power stations.
TransCanada Takes Steps to Acquire Keystone Pipeline Land
Environment  (tags: Keysyone XL Pipeline, Transcanada, Nebraska, Eminent Domain )

- 6 days ago -
The developer of the Keystone XL oil pipeline made good on its promise Tuesday to try to seize access to the Nebraska land it needs to finish the project -- the first steps it's taken since the state's high court removed a major legal barrier.
Groups Demand Accountability as BP Faces Final Judgement
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: BP Penalty Phase )

- 6 days ago -
Oil giant threatened with maximum penalty of $13.7 billion for hand in worst oil spill in history It should have been 10xs that sum. Chump change to BP
Cancer-Causing Agent Detected in Water After Pipeline Spill
Environment  (tags: Wyoming, Yellowstone River, Pipeline spill, Poplar Pipeline, Bridger Pipeline Co., benzene, carcinogenic agent, drinking water )

- 6 days ago -
Some criticized the timing of Monday's advisory, which came more than two days after 50,000 gallons of oil spilled from the pipeline owned by Wyoming-based Bridger Pipeline Co. The spill occurred about 5 miles upstream from the city.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge the Bureau of Land Management to Protect Public Lands in Southern Nevada!
Environment  (tags: BLM, ecosystems, environment, conservation, government, green, habitat, protection, wildlife, water, animals, humans, politics )

- 5 days ago -
Numerous areas deserving of protection are either not identified as having wilderness characteristics or not slated for conservation
After Bridge Disaster, Sanders Calls for $1 Trillion to Address Infrastructure Collapse
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Economy, U.S., Transportation, Bernie Sanders, Labor, Barack Obama )

- 4 days ago -
"Deteriorating infrastructure does not magically get better by ignoring it," says senator
Two More Planets in Our Solar System, Say Astronomers
Science & Tech  (tags: space exploration, solar system, planets )

- 6 days ago -
The Solar System has at least two more planets waiting to be discovered beyond the orbit of Pluto, Spanish and British astronomers say. The official list of planets in our star system runs to eight, with gas giant Neptune the outermost.
Health & Wellness  (tags: exercise, AlternativeMed, healthcare, ethics, health, research, treatment )

- 7 days ago -
Phony Anti-Vaccine Propaganda Is Killing U.S. Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning )

- 8 days ago -
The idea that vaccines cause autism has been found to be totally false by doctors and scientists,
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