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EPA Restricts Use of Bee-Killing Pesticides. Now It Needs to Ban Them Entirely. (Please Sign)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, pesticides )

Krista
- 11 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Big news in the fight to save bee populations from pesticides: The EPA just announced that it wonâEUR(TM)t approve any new or expanded uses of neonicotinoid pesticides. Tell the Environmental Protection Agency: Ban the use of bee-killing pesticides entirely.
Petition - End Employment Discrimination Against Mr. Eledge and Future Faculty
Society & Culture  (tags: employment discrimination, gay teacher, exemplary educator, Skutt Catholic, Omaha, Nebraska, petition )

Judy
- 16 days ago - change.org
In December 2014, Matt and his partner, Elliot Dougherty, made the decision to get engaged. He went to the administration to let them know, and they told him he would not be invited to teach next year. Furthermore, if he told students, he would be fired.
Sabra Hummus Recall Issued Over Listeria
Health & Wellness  (tags: hummus recall, possible lysteria, Sabra Dipping Co )

Judy
- 16 days ago - newsmax.com
The Sabra Dipping Co. is recalling 30,000 cases of hummus products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
Video of Shooting Caught Police Propaganda Machine in Action
Society & Culture  (tags: police shooting, deadly force, propaganda machine, walter scott )

Judy
- 16 days ago - firstlook.org
Three days elapsed between the shooting and the publication of the video of the shooting. This highlights the routinized process through which police officers, departments and attorneys frame the use of deadly force.
Sen. Ted Cruz Will Announce White House Bid at Liberty University ~ TEXT and VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, elections, candidates, Ted Cruz, GOP/TP, republicans, government, ethics, dishonesty, politics, freedoms, corruption, congress, abuse )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - washingtonpost.com
His entry into the Republican race is likely to rupture the dynamics in the early field and will give other active contenders âEUR" including Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and former Florida governor Jeb Bush âEUR" a competitive rival on the right.
Obama Details His Disappointment With Netanyahu In First Post-Election Comments ~ TEXT and VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, U.S., Israel, illegal settlements, Netanyahu, Obama, Palestine, two-state solution, UN, government, ethics, freedoms, politics, elections, news )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Though he pledged to keep working with the Israeli government on military and intelligence operations, Obama declined to say whether the United States would continue to block Palestinian efforts to secure statehood through the United Nations.
World No Longer Bound to Defend Israel Internationally
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world politics, U.S., Israel, Netanyahu, Palestine, two-state solution, illegal settlements, peace, government, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, corruption )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Israeli electorate had a choice to make. By re-electing a leader who publicly reneged on his commitments to peace and a two-state solution, they voted against peace.
For Liberal Israelis, Netanyahu's Win Is A Reality Check
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Netanyahu, Palestine, Israeli elections, liberals, government, ethics, interesting, news, humans, freedoms, culture, society, safety, politics, sadness, violence, rights )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The liberals' optimism has been replaced with devastation, an infuriating belief that the masses may never understand that logic shows the current path is suicidal. Most of the country does not think like they do.
Russia Threatens To Aim Nuclear Missiles At Denmark Ships If It Joins NATO Shield
World  (tags: violence, world, NATO, Denmark, Russia, politics, government, ethics, news, corruption, crime )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Russia threatened to aim nuclear missiles at Danish warships if Denmark joins NATO's missile defense system, in comments Copenhagen called unacceptable and NATO said would not contribute to peace.
Awkward: Watch as Florida Lawmaker Mocks Rick Scott Official for Refusing to Say "Climate Change' ~ TEXT and VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, climate change, Florida, Rick Scott, government, ethics, freedoms, dishonesty, republicans, media, news, politics )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - rawstory.com
A smiling Florida state senator mocked a state official after attempting to get him the say "climate change," a term reportedly banned by Gov. Rick Scott.
 
 
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