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Australia's Controversial Adani Coal Mine Gets Final Government Approval
World  (tags: climate-change, coal mines, Australia, pollution, politics )

Elle
- 35 days ago - desmogblog.com
Australia's environmental laws do not take into account the impacts of projects on climate change.
Stop Fake Plastic Recycling Now!
World  (tags: pollution, waste, Asia, litter, trash, garbage, recycling, plastic, petitions )

Freya
- 98 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
In the past two decades, businesses in the EU, US, Japan, Mexico and Canada have been exporting millions of tons of plastic waste overseas. That's how European and North American plastic ends up choking the rivers and coasts of countries like Malaysia...
Stephen Hawking: Greed And Stupidity Are What Will End The Human Race
World  (tags: humans, Stephen Hawking, humanity, threat, pollution, greed, selfishness, Stupidity! )

David
- 101 days ago - mavenroundtable.io
Physicist Stephen Hawking said pollution coupled with human greed and stupidity were the biggest threats to humanity.
No One Can Escape the Toxic 'Biosphere of War' in Gaza
World  (tags: Middle East, Israel, Palestine, warfare, pollution, contaminants, humanitarian disasters )

Freya
- 448 days ago - alternet.org
The environmental effects of war can be felt for years.
It's 50 Years Since Climate Change Was First Seen. Now Time Is Running Out
World  (tags: global warming, climate change, pollution, weather )

Freya
- 487 days ago - theguardian.com
Making up for years of delay and denial will not be easy, nor will it be cheap. Climate polluters must be held accountable.
Demand a NAFTA Replacement That Puts People and Planet Before Corporate Profits!
World  (tags: trade, commerce, treaties, agreements, greed, jobs, pollution, petitions )

Freya
- 523 days ago - petitions.signforgood.com
Our nation's trade agreements should support good jobs and a safe environment - not corporations that offshore jobs and pollute our air, water and climate. But right now, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is a disaster for our communities.
Photographer Snaps Photo He Wishes Didn't Exist
World  (tags: plastic pollution, seahorse clings to q-tip, oceans, pollution, plastic, environment )

Philippa
- 673 days ago - msn.com
A California-based nature photographer, nominated for wildlife photographer of year, wishes the photo he's nominated for "didn't exist."  Justin Hofman's photo of a tiny seahorse clinging to a pink plastic cotton swab highlights plastic pollution.
ChampsElysees Is Going Car-Free the First Sunday of Each Month / MNN - Mother Nature Network
World  (tags: Paris, champs elysees, car-free, pollution, arch de triomph, tourists, walkability )

Barbara
- 1165 days ago - mnn.com
This was the first day of an ongoing plan to dedicate the first Sunday of every month to making parts of Paris car-free, in an effort to reduce pollution and promote the city's walkability. Buses, Taxis still allowed, however. Other cities considering it.
How to Make Filthy Water Drinkable
World  (tags: science, news, discovery, children, Water, Ted, Talk, humans, ethics, pollution, protection, nature, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, protection, habitat, suffering )

Mari
- 1260 days ago - ted.com
TED Talk Filmed July 2009 at TEDGlobal 2009 Michael Pritchard: How to make filthy water drinkable
The Great Frack Forward
World  (tags: China, coal, Economy, Environment, Fracking, health concerns, pollution, Video, water contamination )

Lynn
- 1282 days ago - politicsplus.org
China is fracking to feed the economy and deal with pollution. Not surprisingly, the Chinese are running into the same problems as everywhere else, problems that threaten its very survival.
Heading for a World Apocalypse?
World  (tags: overpopulation, conflict, consumerism, environment, sustainability, pollution )

Freya
- 1485 days ago - churchandstate.org.uk
Conditions that could lead to a planetary apocalypse are developing in many categories that are seen by experts from many disciplines as requiring urgent improvement. Population growth is outpacing planetary resources, affecting global health and...
Subsidies at 16 Times Carbon Prices Stymie Pollution Curbs
World  (tags: IEA, Energy, pollution, carbon emissions, carbon price, government, UnitedNations )

Roger
- 1497 days ago - bloomberg.com
Subsidies for fossil fuels are overwhelming efforts to curb pollution, the International Energy Agency said.Tax-breaks, subsidized fuel prices and other government support amount to an incentive to pollute worth $115 per metric ton of carbon-dioxide, the
Bye Bye Plastic Bags Bali
World  (tags: Bali, plastic bags, plastic bag ban, pollution, plastic pollution, beaches, sealife, beauty, ugliness, schoolkids activism )

Barbara
- 1532 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Bali is our home and covered by waste of Plastic. We want to stop this. We want to collect 1 million signatures to urge the government to create and activate a law that forbids the use of plastic bags on Bali. From two schoolkids ages 12 and 13,
Make Ecocide An International Crime Against Peace
World  (tags: crime, ecocide, ethics, government, HumanRights, environment, pollution, society, world )

Kathy
- 1743 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
To world leaders: "As concerned citizens of a fragile planet, we call on you to back an international law of Ecocide. We call on you to make ecocide the 5th International Crime Against Peace. Life on Earth as it is now cannot survive if we continue to...
 

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