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Earth: The Beauty Of New Zealand Night Sky
Offbeat  (tags: Night Sky, New Zealand )

Ray
- 6 days ago - bbc.com
Mesmerising time-lapse of the southern hemisphere skies from the Earth Capture community.
How DuPont Slipped Past the EPA
Business  (tags: Teflon, C-8, PFOA, DuPont, Robert Bilott, regulations, lawsuits, West Virginia DEP, EPA, water, toxins, health effects, chemicals, coverup )

Judy
- 5 days ago - firstlook.org
"DuPont made me money," he said, "but I certainly think now they needed to come clean with whatever happened." This is Part 2 of the Teflon story. C8, which is in the bloodstream of 99.7 percent of Americans, remains unregulated at the national level.
The People Who Rebuilt New Orleans Are Still Waiting to Get Paid
Green Lifestyle  (tags: abuse, americans, business, corporate, corruption, cover-up, debt, dishonesty, economy, ethics, finance, humans, news, usa, world, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, death, ethics, usa, climate, climate-change, destruction, environment, humans )

ELIZABETH
- 9 days ago - takepart.com
Estimates of the wages pilfered from construction workers after Hurricane Katrina run to the tens of millions of dollars.
Journalism Is Not a Crime - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Journalism, Ferguson, arrested, Michael Brown, St Louis County )

Dandelion
- 17 days ago - act.freepress.net
One day after the one year anniversary of the killing of Michael Brown, St. Louis County filed charges against two reporters who were arrested in 2014 while covering the Ferguson protests. Their crime? Being journalists.
DuPont Caught Covering Up Deadly Risks of Chemical That Is in Nearly Everything And Everyone
Environment  (tags: Dupont, profit margin, chemical, bloodstream, rivers, ocean, air )

Dandelion
- 15 days ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
Dupont knew the health risks to their employees and local communities but covered up data in order to increase their profit margin. Decades of dumping this toxic chemical into the ocean rivers landfills and the air contaminated the bloodstream American
EPA Chief Attempts Damage Control After Spill of Toxic Waste Into Colorado River
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, EPA, water pollution, politics, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, habitat )

Cal
- 15 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The head of the Environmental Protection Agency toured the sludge-coated banks of ColoradoâEUR(TM)s Animas River on Wednesday as the Obama administration sought to limit the environmental and political damage from last weekâEUR(TM)s 3-million gallon toxic waste
With Climate Change, a Terrifying New Normal for Western Firefighters
Environment  (tags: climate-change, persistent wildfires, nature, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, climatechange, ecosystems, weather )

Cal
- 14 days ago - e360.yale.edu
In the last two decades, officials in Colorado have watched as massive, months-long wildfires have become a regular occurrence in their state.
Contaminated Tap Water Could Become More Common Thanks to Failing Infrastructure
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flint MI, contaminated tap water, failing infrastructure )

Judy
- 29 days ago - theatlantic.com
In Flint, Michigan, lead, copper, and bacteria are contaminating the drinking supply and making residents ill. If other cities fail to fix their old pipes, the problem could soon become a lot more common.
You Can't Make This Stuff Up
Society & Culture  (tags: Cleveland police, snapple, Movement for Black Lives Conference )

Dandelion
- 31 days ago - commondreams.org
Moments after activists streamed out of the Movement for Black Lives Conference Cleveland police body slammed arrested 14 yr old boy 4 allegedly being intoxicated lacking a bus ticket or violating open container laws with Snapple and pepper sprayed crowd
 
 
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