Seven Democratic National Committee Members Urge President to Reject Keystone XL Pipeline

September 21, 2011 by  
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Keystone XL protestors at the end of August, photo: Tar Sands Action / CC BY It’s not just thousands of protestors (a small fraction of whom are pictured above), prominent scientists, nobel laureates, and the Dalai Lama who are urging President Obama to not approve the proposed Keystone XL tar sands pipeline . Seven me… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Save Adam’s Garden — Updates and Contact Information

September 21, 2011 by  
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Two of Adam’s helpers, suited up for beekeeping, sit on vermicomposting bins. Photo Credit: Hannah Sayle. We posted on Saturday about Memphis teacher Adam Guerrero, who has been ordered by the Shelby County Environmental Court to dismantle his garden , where he works with neighborhood kids growing food, keeping bees, installing solar panels, and vermicomposting. He is due in court on Friday — the day after tomorrow. We’re hoping to get the decision overturned before then, and we need your help…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Pot Calls Kettle Black: Saudi Government Sues Over Canadian Ethical Oil Ads

September 21, 2011 by  
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Those clever shills for the tar sands industry, EthicalOil.org , have been running ads on the Oprah Winfrey Show and other networks that claim that by buying Saudi oil, “We’ve bankrolled a state that doesn’t allow women to drive and that doesn’t allow them to leave their homes or work without their male guardian’s permission.” (Brian enjoyed them here ) The ads would have got the attention they deserved, had the Saudis not made a big mistake: They su… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Mexican Gray Wolves To Be Reintroduced Into The Wild In Mexico

September 21, 2011 by  
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Photo by contemplicity via Flickr CC While grey wolf populations in the northern US still face persecution — from delisting from the Endangered Species List that is leading to court battles to a cull that could wipe out

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