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text Look Out World,Russian Vladimir Putin's Environmental Mentality is $adly Based On Greed Hillary's Agenda* 2013-11-11 1:10 PM
The underwater battle for the world's resources continues, & apparently Greenpeace activists being held captive in Russia are just little pawns were used in the bigger picture of attempting to deter International plunder over Mother Earths Preservation.. (text/plain)

image ATOMIC FILMS TRAVELING FROM RIO DE JANEIRO TO THE USA. Norbert 2013-11-11 12:15 AM
ATOMIC FILMS TRAVELING FROM RIO DE JANEIRO TO THE USA.
Rio de Janeiro, Lisbon, New Delhi, Mumbai, Berlin, München, Window Rock, Washington, New York City - The International Uranium Film Festival (IUFF) is travelling around the world with dozens of atomic & nuclear films. Next IUFF starts November 27 in New Mexico, Albuquerque. (image/jpeg)

text shameless rich auntieracist 2013-11-10 8:29 AM
Shame, shame, shame. (text/plain + 1 comment)

image Best And Worst Country And Corporate Recyclers Transmission 2013-11-08 8:11 AM
Best And Worst Country And Corporate Recyclers
As a UN environmental report urges vegan diet for the protection of Mother Earth, some countries are doing better than others. (image/jpeg)

text Greenpeace International Supporters Tell Russia's Putin "We Are Our Own Sovereign Nation " Hillary's Agenda* 2013-11-03 4:07 PM
Japan & Russia might be having problems over who gets which islands,but they both conspired to teach Greenpeace Activists a whale of a lesson.. (text/plain)

text They frack because clear air and water aren’t profitable Systemic Disorder 2013-10-09 2:30 PM
Newly developed fracking techniques represent an intensification, yet a special law known as the “Halliburton loophole” exempts fracking from federal regulations. (text/plain)

text Congressional Candidacy Responds to Earth in Crisis Craig Louis Stehr 2013-09-22 7:43 PM
Veteran Earth First! organizer, pioneering anti-GMO direct action activist, and medical marijuana protester Congressional candidate Andy Caffrey opens 2014 campaign office and Earth First! event center in Humboldt County. (text/plain)

image 3rd Radical Mycology Convergence Callout! Radical Mycology Collective 2013-09-16 2:29 PM
3rd Radical Mycology Convergence Callout!
The Radical Mycology Convergence is a unique gathering of mycologists, mushroom enthusiasts, and Earth stewards coming together to share skills and information on the numerous benefits of the fungal kingdom for humans and the planet. The RMC is a multiple-day long event consisting of workshops, presentations, and various projects using fungi and other organisms to remediate & restore damaged environments. (image/jpeg)

image CALIFORNIA SAFE SCHOOLS 15TH ANNIVERSARY & ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SUMMIT California Safe Schools 2013-09-06 12:16 PM
CALIFORNIA SAFE SCHOOLS 15TH ANNIVERSARY & ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SUMMIT
Honoring Humanitarians, Environmental Victories & Future Actions to Protect Mother Earth (image/jpeg)

text Fukushima: Uncontainable Stephen Lendman 2013-08-13 6:09 AM
ecocide (text/plain)

image Climate-change summary and update. crazy_inventor 2013-07-30 10:04 PM
Climate-change summary and update.
These are the latest updates as of July 28 2013 from Guy Mcpherson's update page which is quite large, so I'm only publishing here the latest news. (image/png + 31 comments)

text A Q&A with environmental lawyer Simeon Herskovits (GBWN) Launce Rake 2013-07-23 7:37 PM
Environmental lawyer Simeon Herskovits discusses the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) and their proposed water pipeline from the rural aquifers of Snake Valley to Las Vegas as being primarily for the interests of developers (Whittemore) on cheap land (purchased from Aerojet) much further north of the urban region. Indigenous tribes, ratepayers, ranchers and the ecosystem will all pay the price for Whittemore's wealth from the latest water heist. (text/plain)

text Obama's New Climate Plan Stephen Lendman 2013-07-03 1:47 PM
fraud (text/plain + 5 comments)

text Nobel Peace Laureates Urge Obama and Kerry to Nix Keystone XL ICTMN Staff 2013-06-27 2:28 AM
Firmly linking the Keystone XL pipeline with climate change, 10 Nobel Peace Prize winners are urging President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry to reject the project. (text/plain)

text SAN ONOFRE: ANATOMY OF A NUCLEAR SHUTDOWN Michael Steinberg 2013-06-16 12:22 PM
How the San Onofre nuclear power plant shut down, and why (text/plain)

text Less Growth = More Happiness Rudolf Hickel 2013-05-29 12:00 AM
The question about alternatives to the dominant western model of life and greowth becomes increasingly urgent together with the looming-or already occurred-surpassing of Peak Oil. New measurements of prosperity include life satisfaction, access to health care and education (text/plain)

text VIDEO: Bill Moyers' "Going to Jail for Protesting" marc 2013-05-27 3:35 PM
“Lobbyists have spent years making sure these loopholes are put into the tax code.” -@NYTimes' Gretchen Morgenson http://ow.ly/lnEI1 “Corporations have a role to play in our economy, but don't have a role to play in our government.” -@dechristopher http://ow.ly/lnEz2 (text/plain)

text Global-warming debate shouldn’t exclude role of livestock Systemic Disorder 2013-05-23 7:00 AM
Regardless of what the actual total of livestock contribution to global warming, it is part of the problem and we ignore it at our collective peril. (text/plain + 21 comments)

text Economic Ethics After the Crisis Peter Ulrich 2013-05-22 2:42 AM
Peter Ulrich is an emeritus professor of Economic Ethics at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland and author of Integrative Economic Ethics (2008). The economy should be embedded in society; society should not be embedded in the economy. The invisible hand is a myth to be unmasked. (text/plain)

image Our Proposal for Changing the System and not the Climate Climate Space 2013-05-05 5:41 PM
Our Proposal for Changing the System and not the Climate
The capitalist system has exploited and abused nature, pushing the planet to its limits, so much so that the system has accelerated dangerous and fundamental changes in the climate. (image/jpeg + 3 comments)

image Philippines: Akbayan slams Chinese incursion into Tubbataha Reef Akbayan (Citizens Action Party) 2013-04-27 4:50 PM
Philippines: Akbayan slams Chinese incursion into Tubbataha Reef
Akbayan Party-list today slammed the incursion of a Chinese fishing vessel into the Tubbataha reef, which the group said is engaged in "state-led" poaching activities at the marine protected area in Palawan. (image/jpeg)

image Philippine climate activists expose risks of dirty coal. Philippine Movement for Climate Justice (PMCJ 2013-04-25 1:26 AM
Philippine climate activists expose risks of dirty coal.
300-strong climate activists and anti-coal advocates stormed the Department of Energy to voice out their opposition to coal mines and coal-fired power plants promoted by the government and to launch the group’s Campaign Against Dirty Energy and for People’s Access to Safe, Renewable and Democratic Energy Alternatives. (image/jpeg)

image Bayer, Monsanto, Syngenta, BASF, Dow: Biggest Bee Killers Bee Rights 2013-04-20 11:13 AM
Bayer, Monsanto, Syngenta, BASF, Dow: Biggest Bee Killers
The world's largest slave labor force is being killed off by Bayer, Monsanto, Sygenta, BASF, Dow and other beekilling profiteers (image/jpeg)

text 14,000 Idle Wind Turbines a Testament to Failed Energy Policies Bob Adelmann 2013-04-13 12:30 AM
14,000 Idle Wind Turbines a Testament to Failed Energy Policies (text/plain)

text Solar Desalination with Brine Recovery Salt Pans Could Stop Desert Water Wars Replenish Inland Aquifers 2013-04-10 5:35 AM
If solar powered desalination plants had brine recovery salt pan attachments as in Point Paterson, Austrailia they would be a better option than trying to heist water from already overburdened aquifers as the SNWA has attempted for decades. The desalination plant of the future would be solar and wind powered and use the heat of the desert sun to evaporate the salt from the brine in salt pans creating zero waste. If our society can justify spending billions on unmanned CIA drones to bomb funeral processions in Afghanistan just to kill one Taliban we certainly can invest in our future here by replenishing our overtaxed aquifers through solar powered desalination. (text/plain)

image Climate Space: Rethinking Strategies to Fight For Our Future Climate Space 2013-03-18 2:22 PM
Climate Space: Rethinking Strategies to Fight For Our Future
Open call to join the Climate Space at the World Social Forum in Tunisia, March 26-30, 2013 (image/jpeg + 15 comments)

text SNWA Whistleblower Shows Ratepayers Bilked for Spring Valley Ranches George Knapp 2013-03-15 10:42 AM
The Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) has used rate hikes and government subsidies to purchase ranches at six times above market value to appear as landholders for water rights for their proposed pipeline. An employee of the SNWA turned whistleblower has come forward with evidence of bribery of local officials and yearly losses of money on the SNWA ranches. In related news Sen. Mike Roberson introduced SB 232 with bipartisan support to require greater transparency by the SNWA and would require the water authority to obtain approval from the PUC before increasing water rates. (text/plain + 1 comment)

image Tipping point reached - GAME OVER crazy_inventor 2013-03-06 8:49 AM
Tipping point reached - GAME OVER
Worldwide methane emissions are dramatically increasing. New research in the Siberian arctic shows massive plumes now being released from shallow water, permafrost, and peat bogs. (image/png + 305 comments)

text Parallel Worlds: Water Management in Israel and California National geographic 2013-03-01 10:07 PM
Posted from Jerusalem by Kate Voss, UCCHM Water Policy Fellow. This is the second in a series of posts on our Water Diplomacy trip to Israel, Jordan and Palestine (text/plain + 70 comments)

image Cathedral on Verge of Collapse Lucine Kasbarian 2013-02-21 9:18 PM
Cathedral on Verge of Collapse
The Campaign to Save Mren: An Interview with Dr. Christina Maranci (image/jpeg)

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