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Acaloradas protestas contra el cambio climático 0

Post Views: 3 La semana pasada, en el lejano Océano Ártico, el buque de Greenpeace Arctic Sunrise navegó hacia una plataforma petrolera rusa para realizar una protesta pacífica. Varios manifestantes intentaron subir a la plataforma para llamar la atención acerca

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Big Oil PR Pros, Lobbyists Dominate EDF Fracking “Study” 0

Post Views: 5 A Look Inside the Well-Oiled Machine Alongside releasing its controversial findings on fugitive methane emissionscaused by hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) on September 16, University of Texas-Austin also unveiled an industry-stacked Steering Committee roster for the study it conducted in concert with Environmental Defense

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Fracking progresista 0

Post Views: 7 La debacle ética siempre antecede a la material. Aunque no existe una relación mecánica entre ambas, la primera es condición de la segunda. Para las personas de izquierda la experiencia histórica podría servir de referencia e inspiración,

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Green Scare Lite 0

Post Views: 6 When the Feds Come Knocking on the Climate Movement’s Doors In 2003, my friends and I organized a forest defense campaign against a financial holding company called Maxxam We called the campaign Dirty South Earth First! (DSEF!).

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Una década transgénica en Brasil: ¿todo legal? 0

Post Views: 1 Los organismos genéticamente modificados avanzan a paso firme en Brasil, país donde conviven las variedades de las corporaciones globales y los desarrollos de la ciencia nacional. RÍO DE JANEIRO, 30 jul 2013 (IPS) – Diez años atrás,

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EPA Censored Key Pennsylvania Fracking Water Contamination Study 0

Post Views: 5 Obama Caves Again A must-read Los Angeles Times story by Neela Banerjee demonstrates that – once again – the Obama administration put the kibosh on a key Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) study on hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) groundwater contamination, this time

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El desastre de Chevron en Ecuador 0

Post Views: 11 La compañía, condenada a pagar 19 mil millones de dólares por el derrame petrolero ocurrido en la Amazonía ecuatoriana, no quiere aceptar la sentencia. “Nací a 200 metros del pozo petrolífero, criado en este desastre que para

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What!? A Charismatic, Public Drinking Water Manager 0

Post Views: 2 Inside DC Water In contrast to years of underinvestment in America’s public drinking water works that has invited takeover drives by large corporations hustling city governments, George S. Hawkins, general manager of the District of Columbia Water

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Obama’s Love Affair With Fracking 0

Post Views: 10 A Transitional Fuel Folly Yesterday, President Barack Obama announced his administration’s “Climate Action Plan” for cutting carbon pollution in his second term in the Oval Office at Georgetown University and unfortunately, it’s a full-throttle endorsement of every aspect of fracking and

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How to Answer the Dumb Things Climate Change Skeptics Say 0

Post Views: 4 Hot Rhetoric Rises If you are like me you probably have encountered a few people that do not believe global warming exists, or if they do, they are not always convinced that humans are contributing to the

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