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Jobs and the Planet: Is It Really Either/or?
Business  (tags: Climate Change, Climate Movement, Unions, Jobs, Mobilization, People's Climate March )

Brian
- 2 days ago - socialistworker.org
"There is reason for optimism as more unions shift their positions on environmental questions. "
DNA Study Reveals Third Group of Ancient Ancestors of Modern Europeans
Science & Tech  (tags: world, study, society, science, research, news, interesting, humans, ancient, environment, discovery, DNA, ancestors, europeans, hunter-gatherers, migrants, Eurasia )

Darren
- 2 days ago - theguardian.com
Mixture of hunter-gatherers and farmers was augmented by third wave of migrants, perhaps 5,000 years ago, from north Eurasia
Farley Mowat: The Beloved Canadian Author & Wildlife Activist Died In 2014.   video
Animals  (tags: Farley Mowat, Canada, Seal Hunt Cruelty, Whaling, Wolves, Green Peace, Sea Shepherd, Paul Watson, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, slaughter, suffering, wildlife )

Betsy
- 2 days ago - youtube.com
Farley Mowat, OC, author, environmentalist, activist died 6 May 2014. Mowat is one of Canada's most widely read authors. His books have been translated into 52 languages and have sold 17 million copies. Mowat alerted the world to pillage of the sea.
India's Verdana Shiva On The New Food Wars: GMOS And Biofuels   video
Science & Tech  (tags: Verdana Shiva, geneticengineering, GMO, GM crops, India, Asia, Ireland, Africa, Latin America, business, health, humans, medicine, NewTechnology, technology, world )

Betsy
- 2 days ago - youtube.com
Following Rachel Carson's courage and case, Dr. Shiva has fought against food. Intellectual property rights, biotechnology, and genetic engineering. She has assisted campaigns against GM crops and GMO's in Asia, Africa, and Latin America.
Naomi Klein Steps Up Again! Real Cause of Climate Disaster Is Capitalism.
Environment  (tags: climate, capitalism, mind-control )

Larry
- 6 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
- 4 days 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
- 4 days 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
- 4 days 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
- 4 days 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
- 4 days 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
 
 
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