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Activists March in Opposition of Keystone XL Pipeline, Climate Change
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, activism, ecosystems, Keystone xl, climate-change, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - 1011now.com
Opposition to the pipeline is alive and well in Nebraska and has been going on for more than five years.
AN UNKNOWN HERO: Daring Rescue Days Before the Fall of Saigon
Society & Culture  (tags: society, goodnews, GoodNews, news, interesting, politics )

Cal
- 21 hours ago - cbsnews.com
The little known story of a young, American banker's 1975 return to Vietnam to save his stranded Vietnamese colleagues and their families
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Green Sea Turtle
Animals  (tags: green turtles, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 22 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Pollution indirectly harms turtles at both population and individual scales. Many turtles die caught in fishing nets. Also, real estate development often causes habitat loss by eliminating nesting beaches.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand Up to Big Oil: Refinery Towns Need A Sheriff
Environment  (tags: pollution, energy, Big Oil, need for regulation, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, habitatdestruction, habitat, humans, healthconditions, protection, science, nature )

Cal
- 20 hours ago - earthjustice.org
Millions of people live in the shadow of oil refineries and are forced to breathe air that sickens and kills--especially our vulnerable children.
GOOD NEWS! EPA Blocks Huge Alaska Mine Project With Environmental Restrictions
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, EPA, government, GoodNews, green, protection, nature, conservation, energy, pollution, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 20 hours ago - theguardian.com
The Environmental Protection Agency has announced a set of restrictions that will in effect prevent the development of a controversial copper and gold mine in Alaska which many said would have been disastrous for the state's largest salmon fishery.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fair and Honest Media Coverage
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, media, ethics, violence, news, israel, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 22 hours ago - honestreporting.com
Media coverage of the Middle Est conflict in Gaza has too often been slanted by omissions and bias reporting by media organizations.
MH17: World's Anger at Russia Grows as Bodies Pile on to Train at Crash Site
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, conflict, urssia, MH 17 handling, ukraine, Putin )

Cal
- 22 hours ago - theguardian.com
Experts fear clues as to why Malaysia Airlines plane was brought down could be lost for ever as chaos at scene persists
Liberia - Communities Join to Fight to Palm Oil Land Grab
Environment  (tags: palm oil, Liberia, deforeation, people power, indigenous rights, environment, ecosystems, environment, destruction, healthconditions, world, pollution, habitatdestruction, habitat, energy, conservation, politics, protection )

Cal
- 21 hours ago - theecologist.org
Liberia's Jogbahn Clan is at the forefront of efforts to resist the grab of Indigenous Peoples' land and forests for palm oil plantations.
Florida Gov. Rakes in Campaign Cash From CEO Who Makes Millions Locking Up Immigrants
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, corruption, politics, usa, news )

Cal
- 22 hours ago - motherjones.com
Rick Scott will headline a $10,000 per person fundraiser at a notorious private prison company's CEO's home.
 
 
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