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This Illegal Lumber Industry Is Growing Right Under Our Noses — But We Can Chop It Down

April 26, 2018

Global timber trafficking harms forests and costs billions of dollars – here’s how to curb it By Kenneth E. Wallen, University of Arkansas If a tree falls in the forest, do you care how it was brought down? Few people…

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What the Frack? Dakota Pipeline Backers Spending Big at Trump Hotels

January 17, 2018

Fracking Lobby Set To Scratch Trump Back Through D.C. Hotel As racist Republican Donald Trump fails through his time in the Oval Office, scrutiny of his businesses and who is patronizing them continues to raise eyebrows. If he had fully…

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Breaking: After Devastating Spill, Keystone XL Pipeline Still Approved

November 20, 2017

The Keystone has been approved One of the greatest environmental battles to occur in the history of the United States happened during the Obama Administration over the Keystone Pipeline. Proposed by the TransCanada Corporation, this pipeline would theoretically transfer tar sands…

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America Last: Under Trump, US Now the Last Holdout from Paris Climate Accord

November 7, 2017

The US is destroying it’s credibility by pulling out of the Paris Accord as Syria becomes last country to sign up Syria, the last remaining hold out, has announced that it will sign the United Nation’s Paris Accord promising to…

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WATCH: ‘Terrified’ Leonardo DiCaprio Warns Trump Administration ‘Will Be Vilified’ by History

September 21, 2017

DiCaprio tried to talk some sense into Trump- he failed Following the formation of four major hurricanes (Harvey, Irma, Jose, and Maria) these past two months, and the subsequent human and economic damage they have caused to the United States,…

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Schwarzenegger Forges Mighty Weapon To Slay Climate Change Deniers

August 4, 2017

Schwarzenegger Backs Invaluable New Website To Help Fight Climate Change On State And Local Levels The assault on anything meant to battle climate change by the Donald Trump administration has been relentless. The attack certainly culminated with the announcement in…

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Democrats & Republicans Unite on Landmark Climate Bill in Big Win for Environment

July 18, 2017

Cap And Trade Climate Change Bill Passes California Legislature With Supermajority Bipartisanship has certainly become a rare species across many levels of U.S. governments these days. And some issues are practically guaranteed to produce nothing more than straight party votes…

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46 Republicans Join Democrats to Slap Trump in the Face With HUGE Climate Change Concession

July 14, 2017

Donald Trump is unarguably the most hostile president to the environment this country has ever seen. He is an unabashed science denier who believes that climate change is a hoax invented by China. He petulantly withdrew the United States from…

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Only 3 Years Left to Act on Climate Change Before it’s Too Late, Experts Warn

June 29, 2017

Time is running out If we want a smooth transition into a sustainable future, we need to act fast. A comment article in the journal Nature says we have to act fast if we hope for a painless transition to…

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