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Practice for a Russian Invasion: Ukrainian Civilians Take Up Arms
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, right wing politics, Ukraine )

Cal
- 1 day ago - spiegel.de
It remains unclear what Russia might have in store for eastern Ukraine, but nationalist groups are preparing for the worst. The right-wing scene in the country is varied and complex, but one thing is certain: It is attracting an increasing number of follo
Fracking's Radwaste - Supervision Remains Inadequate
Environment  (tags: fracking, radia-active, fracking waste, frack is whack, ecosystems, environment, animals, pollution, protection, healthconditions, government, energy, humans )

Cal
- 1 day ago - theecologist.org
After over a decade of fracking, oversight of the industry's radioactive waste is still lacking, reports Sharon Kelly. Over half of the 280 billion gallons a year of radioactive waste water from fracking ends up in rivers and streams.
WALMART: Justice for Rana Plaza Survivors
Business  (tags: safety standards, walmart, business, compensation, dishonesty, labor, law, society, money, news )

Cal
- 1 day ago - credomobilize.com
Pay full and fair compensation to the 2,500 workers injured in the Rana Plaza building collapse and to the families of the 1,138 deceased. In order to prevent future deaths in your Bangladesh supply chain, join 150+ companies in the legally-binding Accord
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Amazon From Another Big Oil Disaster!
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, Amazon, Big Oil profits, ecosystems, energy, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, wildlife, pollution, healthconditions )

Cal
- 1 day ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Jaime and his Achuar people are guardians of a spectacular land teeming with one-of-a-kind plants and animals. But Ecuador's president, Rafael Correa, is racing to sell off the Achuar's rainforest home and the neighboring Yasuni National Park to greedy in
After Widespread Deforestation, China Bans Commercial Logging in Northern Forests
Environment  (tags: deforestation, China, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, forests, energy, protection, politics, humans, ecosystems, environment, world, wildlife, healthconditions, nature, pollution, conservation )

Cal
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
Forestry authorities in China have stopped commercial logging in the nation's largest forest area, marking an end to more than a half-century of intensive deforestation...
GOOD NEWS! How to Fix a Coral Reef
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, ecosystems, environment, coral reefs, fixing coral reefs, ocean acidification, world, pollution, protection, conservation, water, healthconditions, destruction, oceans )

Cal
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
Scientists find a simple solution can give new life to some of the oceans' most important ecosystems.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Please Stop Allowing Cheetahs to Be Hunted
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, cats )

Cal
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please stop allowing trophy hunts. Cheetahs are endangered and can't afford to lose any members of their species
Losing Their Unemployment Benefits Didn't Help These People Find Work
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, propaganda, politics, unemployment benefits, republicans, usa )

Cal
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Since long-term federal benefits expired in December, some congressional Republicans have opposed reauthorizing the aid by arguing that former recipients will be more encouraged to find work without the help.
 
 
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