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Investigation Finds Dirty Coal Projects Being Financed By Climate Funds
Business  (tags: investigation, coal projects, financed, climate funds, carbon pollutin, business, corporate, economy, energy, finance, humans, investments, money, world )

Lone
- 12 days ago - commondreams.org
Close to $1 billion in funds meant to finance global climate-mitigation projects is going toward the construction of power plants fired by coalâEUR"the biggest human source of carbon pollution
Further to Sovereign Union: Stop Adani Destroying Our Land and Culture - WATCH - AND SIGN - PLEASE!   video
Business  (tags: Wangan and Jagalingou people, Traditional Owners, Galilee Basin, Queensland, Australia, Adani, coal mine, petition, conservation, protection, indigenous rights )

Evelyn
- 12 days ago - youtu.be
We the Wangan and Jagalingou people are the Traditional Owners of the land in Queensland's Galilee Basin. The mining company Adani wants to use our ancestral lands for their Carmichael coal mine. We are opposed to this mine because it will forever damage
Chris Hedges: Boycott, Divest and Sanction Corporations That Feed on Prisons
Business  (tags: aramark, corporation, at&t, black panthers, chris hedges, corporatization, costco, eli lilly, exxon mobil, jim crow, kmart, koch industries, mcdonalds, microsoft prison, supermax prison, verizon, victoria's secret )

Judy
- 12 days ago - truthdig.com
All attempts to reform mass incarceration through the traditional mechanisms of electoral politics, the courts and state and federal legislatures are useless. Until we hit corporations in the pocket they wonâEUR(TM)t listen.
Release the Complete Text of the TPP
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, government, lies, TPP, Trade )

Kathy
- 12 days ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
President Obama has been aggressively promoting the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) as a "trade" deal that would be very much in America's nterest. Yet the negotiations between 12 Pacific Rim nations and more than 600 multinational corporations
Gary Dahl, Inventor of the Pet Rock, Dies at 78
Business  (tags: gary dahl, pet rock, inventor, business, economy, finance, money, society, world )

Lone
- 12 days ago - nytimes.com
It was a craze to rival the Hula-Hoop, and even less explicable. For a mere three dollars and 95 cents, a consumer could buy ... a rock âEUR" a plain, ordinary, egg-shaped rock of the kind one could dig up in almost any backyard.
The 19 Most Inexcusable Ways the Media Failed You
Business  (tags: Media, Reporting, Journalism, Photojournalism, Misinformation, Media Fails )

Brian
- 19 days ago - cracked.com
Misinforming the public has happened so often that it's almost become a staple of today's information outlets.
New Film Exposes the Israeli Weapon and Security Industry
Business  (tags: arms industry, The Lab, Yotam Feldman, Israel, field tested, Palestinians, pillar of Israeli economy, marketing, business, government, technology )

Evelyn
- 18 days ago - therealnews.com
The Lab has already been shown in Israel and will soon be released in venues around the world. It is a film about Israel's arms industry and security industry and how it became one of the pillars of Israel's economy. (Israeli film director Yotam Feldman)
Tell Congress: Support the Robin Hood Tax on Wall Street Gambling
Business  (tags: taxes, Wall Street, Robin Hood tax, fairness, economic justice, investing )

Freya
- 18 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Are you sick of Wall Street banks getting richer by the second and never paying their fair share even after we bailed them out? HereâEUR(TM)s one thing that could help: A fraction of a percentage tax on each of the transactions made by Wall Street.
Changing Times: New Phone App Scans Products and Shows Palm Oil Certification Status
Business  (tags: Australia, Android, app, barcode, CSPO, deforestation, ethical, iPhone, Lorinda Jane, New Zealand, orangutan, palm oil, RSPO, scanner, sustainability, Changing Times, Annette Gartland )

Evelyn
- 18 days ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
"The app helps consumers to make an informed choice," said the founder & president of POI, Lorinda Jane. "Brands that are doing the right thing need to be commended, not boycotted, so that other brands follow suit." (Despite threats, POI has gone ahead)
Sovereign Union: First Nations Asserting Sovereignty: Rinehart and Shale Gas Companies Licensed to Frack Indigenous and Pastoral
Business  (tags: Australia, Northern Territory, Frack-Free Alliance NT, indigenous people's rights, sacred lands, fracking rights, Gina Rinehart, Jacaranda Minerals, Don't Frack Katherine )

Evelyn
- 17 days ago - nationalunitygovernment.org
"The NT government has just granted permission to frack significant parcels of Aboriginal community and prime pastoral land, including the iconic Bitter Springs region and surrounding Elsey Station" Frack-Free Alliance NT condemns.
 
 
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