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One Million Trees Pledged to 'Trump Forest' to Offset President's Anti-Climate Agenda
Environment  (tags: Trump, trees, reforestation, climate-change, protection )

Nita
- 9 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Trump Forest--a global reforestation project aiming to offset President Trump's anti-climate policies--has reached 1 million trees after thousands of pledges from around the world.
In Blow to Monsanto, Arkansas Ban on Controversial Herbicide to Remain
Environment  (tags: Monsanto, weedkiller, wildlife, ecosystems, GoodNews )

Nita
- 9 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Monsanto lost its bid to overturn Arkansas' ban on dicamba, a controversial weedkiller linked to extensive damage to famers' crops in the state as well as several other states.
North Korea's Growing Criminal Cyberthreat - Scientific American
Science & Tech  (tags: cyber war, cyber crimes, cyber terrorism, North Korea, Iran, China, Russia )

Nita
- 10 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
The countries posing the greatest cyberthreats to the United States are Russia, China, Iran and North Korea. North Korea's cybercrime efforts (all seemingly state-sponsored) steal money that is then used to fund its cash-strapped government.
DEMAND A CONSUMER ADVOCATE WHO PROTECTS CONSUMERS-Please Sign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, consumer protection, health, corruption, corporations )

Nita
- 12 hours ago - secure.earthjustice.org
It's unlikely that Trump's nominee, Dana Baiocco, would protect anything but corporate interests. Baiocco is dangerous and unfit to serve on the Consumer Product Safety Commission but her nomination could see a Senate floor vote as early as next week.
For People of Color, TrumpâEUR(TM)s EPA Is a Health Hazard | Earthjustice
Environment  (tags: EPA, Scott Pruitt, health conditions, pollution, destruction, race and income inequality )

Nita
- 2 days ago - earthjustice.org
The quality of your air and water - and your exposure to toxic and hazardous substances - is determined to a great extent by your race and income. 
How Two Women Teamed Up to Take on the Chemical IndustryâEUR"and Won | Earthjustice
Environment  (tags: chemicals, flame retardants, health conditions, cancer, consumer product safety commission )

Nita
- 2 days ago - earthjustice.org
Over the next six years, Gartner and Blum would carry out a multifaceted campaign that eventually compelled federal regulators to call for banning an entire class of flame retardants.
Wisconsin Tribe Going to Court to Keep a Massive Open Pit Mine Out of Ancestral Lands | Earthjustice
Environment  (tags: metallic sulfide mining, environment, destruction, Army Corps of Engineers, wildlife, health conditions, ecosystems, conservation )

Nita
- 2 days ago - earthjustice.org
The Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin. With the help of Earthjustice, we're fighting the development of an open-pit metallic sulfide mine and processing facility just 50 yards from the Menominee River, on the Wisconsin-Michigan border.
Judges to FDA: Government Must Pull Aside Curtain on Genetically Engineered Salmon | Earthjustice
Animals  (tags: Genetically Modified Salmon, environment, diseases, FDA )

Nita
- 2 days ago - earthjustice.org
Last week, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals denied the FDA's latest attempt to hide thousands of pages of key government documents related to the agency's first-ever approval of genetically engineered (GE) salmon for human consumption.
Join NDRC and Help Us Fight GOP Gerrymandering!-Please Sign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, gerrymandering, corruption, ethics )

Nita
- 2 days ago - dailykos.com
We need to add 20,000 new members this month to help us hit the ground running in 2018 and fight rigged maps from coast to coast.
End Tax Payer Funded Torture-Please Sign
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, animal rights, protection, vivisection )

Nita
- 2 days ago - petitions.whitecoatwaste.org
Meet beagle #2474. She was bitten to death by SAND FLIES infected with a deadly virus in a TAXPAYER-FUNDED test. Your bill? $11.8 million. But you can save the rest of the 1,183 dogs, hounds and puppies trapped in government labs.
 
 
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