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compostFI

| August 13, 2013
As municipal food composting programs spread across North America and Europe, no city faces a more daunting task than ......
On Nov. 19, a group of Athens County residents wearing hazmat style suits and respirators gathered in front of the Hazel Ginsburg fracking wastewater injection well site on Ladd Ridge Road in Alexander Twp. demanding that the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) shut down the well do to safety concerns.

| December 11, 2012
ATHENS COUNTY FRACKING ACTION NETWORK — Malvena Frost, who owns the property on which the Atha injection well is proposed in Rome Township in Athens County, Ohio, does not want...
electedny

| December 3, 2012
Today, Elected Officials to Protect New York—representing more than 550 elected officials from all 62 counties in New York—held a press conference at Syracuse City Hall to release a letter...
climatedoha

| December 2, 2012
Hundreds of activists from the Arab region and around the world attended a historical march at Cornish Park in Doha, Qatar demanding urgent actions to address climate change during the...
mtr

| December 2, 2012
Quakers, students and community activists held the largest coordinated action of their campaign at 15 PNC banks across the eastern seaboard yesterday as part of Earth Quaker Action Team's (EQAT)...
qiantangriver

| December 2, 2012
The Qiantang River Waterkeeper, Xin Hao, and his team were recently featured on Zhejiang Satellite Television in a three-part report on their Waterkeeper activities on the Qiantang River and its...
frackingfi

| November 30, 2012
Sign this petition to tell the Bureau of Land Management to issue strong rules for federal fracking leases on public lands......
pipelinemap

| November 30, 2012
Pipeline giant Enbridge filed yesterday to seek approval to reverse its Line 9B pipeline to bring more dangerous tar sands oil eastward to Montreal for export. Groups in Canada and...
fiscalcliff

| November 30, 2012
Here's what should be on the table: eliminating subsidies for the oil and gas industry. There's an instant $4 billion a year back in our coffers, instead of in the...
breastcancer

| November 30, 2012
This week’s editorial in Nature is dead right! Empty promises by well-meaning groups to beat cancer only serve to provide false hope and dismiss justified concerns by consumers and environmental...
Fracking in Dimock, Pennsylvania. Photo courtesy Giles Ashford

| November 30, 2012
Tell the governor that he is making the wrong choice for New Yorkers and that we expect him to keep his promise to allow the science to determine whether New...
frackingwell

| November 30, 2012
On Nov. 30 from 7 - 8:30 p.m., the Campbell Public Affairs Institute will host a debate on hydrofracking in the Maxwell Auditorium on the Syracuse University campus and streamed...
Diane Wilson, who locked her neck to a tanker truck entering the Valero oil refinery, has been arrested for her heroic act. Houston Police and Fire Department cut the lock around her neck off with hydraulic ”jaws of life.” Community residents chanting nearby: “Arrest Valero! Pollution is a crime! Arrest Valero, Not Diane” and “Valero, Valero, what do you say? How much cancer did you cause today?”

| November 29, 2012
Longtime Gulf Coast activists Diane Wilson and Bob Lindsey Jr., locked their necks to oil tanker trucks destined for Valero’s Houston Refinery in solidarity with Tar Sands Blockade’s protests of...

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