START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Betsy's News

Naomi Klein Steps Up Again! Real Cause of Climate Disaster Is Capitalism.
Environment  (tags: climate, capitalism, mind-control )

Larry
- 2 days ago - portside.org
Whenever I see the name of Naomi Klein, my favorite northern neighbor, I know I must stop and pay attention. Couldn't be clearer : efficient light bulbs and "green" products make us feel better so we won't address the real problem.
Tell Canadian PM Stephen Harper: Stop Tar Sands Destruction ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 12 hours ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Sign the petition urging Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper to end this destruction and start protecting our climate.
Kenyan Wangari Maathai: The Tree Lady & First Environmentalist To Win The Peace Prize   video
Environment  (tags: Wangari Maathai, tree planting, Green Belt Movement, Kenya, Africa, Nobel Peace Prize, animals, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, forests, healthconditions, government, protection, Sustainabililty, trees, water, wildlife, world )

Betsy
- 13 hours ago - youtube.com
Wangari Maathai, founder of the Green Belt Movement and the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. Her books include: The Green Belt Movement; Unbowed: A Memoir; The Challenge for Africa; and Replenishing the Earth. My 6th environmentalist posting.
Green World Rising
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Green World Rising, Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, Tree Media, Tom Hartman, Bernie Sanders, The Carbon Trade Exchange, climate )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - greenworldrising.org
There are real steps you can take to bring climate back into balance. Green World Rising is a series of short films provided by Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation produced by Tree Media on the state of climate and solutions to the climate crisis.
Help Stop the Wolf Carnage. Take Action!
Environment  (tags: wildlife, wolves killed, endangered )

NicoleAWA
- 1 day ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Just last week, Wildlife Svc's shooters under contract with the WA Dept of Fish and Wildlife mistakenly killed the alpha female of the Huckleberry pack in WA State, throwing that packs future in jeopardy. Tell AgSec to tell Wildlife Svcs to stand down!
TAKE ACTION NOW! It's Time for Real Toxics Reform!
Environment  (tags: CONTROLS, TOXINS, toxins, toxin controls, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, healthconditions, protection, government )

Cal
- 20 hours ago - action.ewg.org
The Toxic Substances Control Act is so weak that when a hazardous chemical leaked from a coal processing plant into West Virginia's water supply, officials did not know the harmful effects of drinking that contaminated water. We need real reform of this l
Aldo Leopold: The Land Ethic and Legal Protection For Wilflife   video
Environment  (tags: Aldo Leopold, animals, wildlife, endangered species, land management, wildlife management, green fire wolf, wolves, cranes, Wisconsin, Arizona, protection, world )

Betsy
- 17 hours ago - youtube.com
Aldo Leopold created the Land Ethic, which teaches that man is not the ruler of the land but a fellow citizen with the same rights as all other animals dependent on the land. His ecological writings include the revolutionary Sand County Almanac.
We're 20 Years Away From Catastrophe, Says PricewaterhouseCoopers
Environment  (tags: Pricewaerhousecoopers, accounting giant, Low Carbon Economy Index report, climate disaster )

Dandelion
- 8 hours ago - motherjones.com
This Legendary Accounting Firm Just Ran the Numbers on Climate Change. With every year that passes, we're getting further away from averting a human-caused climate disaster, per the Low Carbon Economy Index report just released by this accounting giant.
By Writing "Silent Spring," Rachel Carson Challenges Government, Modern Farming and the Chemical Industry   video
Environment  (tags: Rachel Carson, Silent Spring, Pesticides, Insecticides, Farming, Spraying, Polio, animals, environment, green, healthconditions, humans, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, water, wildlife, world )

Betsy
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
1962 - disturbed by the profligate use of synthetic pesticides after World War II, and threatened by breast cancer,, Rachel Carson warned the public about the long term effects pesticides before her voice was silenced forever...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Illegal Tropical Deforestation - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: DEFORESTATION, CONSUMERS, world, wildlife, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, forests )

Cal
- 3 days ago - forcechange.com
The continued overseas demand for agricultural commodities like palm oil, beef, soy and wood products has contributed to the rapid deforestation of tropical climates
 
 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more
Betsy Bee

Betsy B.
Betsy's contributions:
Stories noted recently:
Stories submitted:
Betsy's contributions
Stories submitted: 96
Front Page stories: 83
Noted in Past Week: 59
Analyst Ratio* : 20%
* Analyst Ratio is based on success in Note-ing news stories in the past week that make the Front Page, before they are promoted to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!