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Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, The Big 5, environment, healthconditions, wildlife )

- 38 days ago -
WeâEUR(TM)re looking to the worldâEUR(TM)s five largest emitters of climate-wrecking carbon pollution -- the U.S., the European Union, China, India and Brazil -- to lead this fight against climate chaos.

Society & Culture  (tags: First Nations, President & CEO Michael Roberts, Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems )

- 38 days ago -
With economic inequality growing and health, education and civic disparities at alarming levels, the center is committed to promoting equitable outcomes for marginalized populations while strengthening communities, the nation and the world.
Judge Approves $20 Billion Settlement For Deepwater Horizon
Animals  (tags: Deepwater Horizon $$, BP oil spill, legal settlement, U.S. Department of Justice )

- 38 days ago -
The disaster, which unfolded over the course of the spring and summer of 2010, killed 11 people and an estimated 1 million birds and other wildlife.
Farm Labor Board Rules Gerawan Guilty of âEUR~ExtensiveâEUR(TM) and âEUR~Illegal MisconductâEUR(TM) in Violating State Labor Law
Business  (tags: Gerawan employees, labor, coporate misconduct, UFW, right to work )

- 37 days ago -
Board chairman cites principle that prohibitions on âEUR~oppressive tacticsâEUR(TM) need to be applied to relations between employers and workers
MonsantoâEUR(TM)s Evil Twin: Disturbing Facts About the Fertilizer Industry
Environment  (tags: Koch Industries, Koch Agronomics, nitrogen fertilizer, ecosystems, environment, water, Atmospheric CO2, GHG )

- 38 days ago -
According to the USDA, the average U.S. nitrogen fertilizer use per year from 1998 to 2007 was 24 billion 661 million pounds. To produce that nitrogen, the manufacturers released at least 6.7 pounds of GHG for every pound produced.
Carlos Santana, Don't Play in Israel! ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: Santana and Israel, concert, Tel Aviv, Jewish Voice For Peace, JVP, Palestinian rights )

- 38 days ago -
I believe Santana wouldnâEUR(TM)t have performed in Sun City in apartheid South Africa. So he shouldnâEUR(TM)t perform in Tel Aviv in apartheid Israel either.
First Nations Receives Newman's Own Foundation Grant
Society & Culture  (tags: First Nations, Newman's Own Foundation Grant, indigenous property, “Seeds of Native Health” campaign, NASFI )

- 36 days ago -
First Nations has been working to restore Native American control and culturally-compatible stewardship of the assets they own âEUR" be they land, human potential, cultural heritage or natural resources âEUR" and to establish new assets for ensuring the long-
This Day in History: 1897 Chickasaw and Choctaw Abandon Communal Lands
Society & Culture  (tags: Dawes Act and Commission, tribal ownership and government, Choctaw and Chickasaw, Cherokees, Seminoles, Creeks, mainstream society, Grover Cleveland )

- 29 days ago -
The Chickasaw and Choctaw, two of the Five Civilized Tribes, become the first to agree to abolish tribal government and communal ownership of land. From 1887 to 1934, Indian landholdings declined from 138 million to 47 million acres.
'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli May Face Additional Fraud Charges
Business  (tags: Martin Shkreli, fraud, business, corruption, medicine, big pharma, finance )

- 24 days ago -
The former CEO of Turning Pharmaceuticals took to Twitter in recent weeks to thank supporters and proclaim his innocence.
Scarface, YellowstoneâEUR(TM)s Most Famous Grizzly Bear, Shot And Killed ACTION
Animals  (tags: Scarface, grizzlies, protection, wildlife, animal rights )

- 23 days ago -
While grizzly bears are protected by the Endangered Species Act, a growing population from 136 in 1975 to about 700 today has led to a proposal to remove protections in the Yellowstone region, potentially opening the door to hunting.
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