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DESERT SUNSHINE // Go Solar Energy!
Business  (tags: americans, children, americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, greenbuilding, investing, SustainableDevelopment, technology, usa )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - lowincomesolar.org
"Completed in 2014, these rooftop installations total 283 kW of clean, reliable solar capacity that is saving families 70-90 percent on their electrical bills, money they can use for other expenses like food, clothing and medical bills, or even to"
Racism and Sexism in Today's Advertising World Are a Lot Like the Mad Men Era
Business  (tags: sexism, sexists, racism, advertising, pay inequality )

Freya
- 1 hour ago - alternet.org
Even in 2016, racism and sexism are alive and well in advertising.
Push the Big Bread Companies to Use Compostable Bread Clips for All Their Sliced Bread Products! PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, protection )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Some of these long-lasting plastics end up in the stomachs of marine animals, and their young, including sea turtles and the black-footed albatross. Midway Atoll receives substantial amounts of marine debris from the patch.
Petition. Make Giving A Bike A Reward Option On Care2
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bicycle, Poverty, Developing countries, Aid, Trade, eco-friendly, environment, humans, sustainable, technology, travel, health, children, food )

John
- 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
Owning a Bicycle is a major first step for a poor person in a developing country to get out of poverty. Please sign my petition to make it a reward option on Care2. Please also share the petition, as our voices will be amplified by numbers. Thank you.
PETITION - Stop Retaliation Against Whistleblowers in Bosnia
World  (tags: whistleblowers, retaliation, corruption, payment, hunger strikers, charges )

Sabine
- 57 minutes ago - act.rootsaction.org
For more than a year, a small family-owned mining company in Bosnia has suffered relentless retaliation for blowing the whistle on a government bribery scheme. Rather than being thanked for exposing corruption, Tuzla Kvarc has faced reprisals that...
Ask Your Senator to Oppose Weakening Water Laws! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 9 hours ago - sierra.force.com
SB1268 adequate water supply requirements; municipalities (Griffin, Gowan, Stevens) removes the requirement that proposed developments outside of Active Management Areas (areas around Phoenix, Prescott, Tucson, etc.) demonstrate an adequate water supply
Protect Oregon Wild Lands and Rivers! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 9 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Senators Wyden and Merkley have introduced the Oregon Wildlands Act (S. 1699) to preserve more than 100,000 acres of wilderness, 252 miles of wild and scenic rivers, and more than 119,000 acres of national recreation areas, places treasured by Oregonians
Say NO to Seismic Testing in the Atlantic PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Anna
- 8 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Although the Atlantic was recently removed from consideration for oil and gas leasing, multiple permits that would allow for seismic testing to occur over a huge swath of the Eastern Seaboard continue to move forward.
PETITION - Sign The Petition: No Oil Drilling Off Florida's Coast
Environment  (tags: florida, oil drilling, environmental consequences, ocean pollution, prevention of oil spills, prevention of damages, stronger protection laws, alternative energies, drilling ban )

Sabine
- 27 days ago - act.progressflorida.org
The last thing Florida needs is oil drilling right off of our pristine coastline, threatening our economy and our environment with the ever-present danger of spills. Sign the petition below and say you oppose oil drilling off Florida's coast.
PETITION: Airdrop Bread Not Bombs !!!
World  (tags: aid to Syria, starvation, hunger, airdrop )

ApoSICK
- 5 days ago - act.thesyriacampaign.org
In the town of Daraya, those on the brink of starvation are forced to eat grass, only minutes away from the 5-star hotel where international staff are staying as part of the biggest UN aid operation in history. Hundreds civilians facing starvation !!!
 
 
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