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For Freedom Industries, a Small Price to Pay for Poisoning West Virginia Water
Published CommonDreams  7/22/2014
Joshua Holland (Image: via Facebook)Last week, Freedom Industries — the now bankrupt company that was responsible for a chemical spill that tainted the drinking water of hundreds of thousands of West Virginians — learned that there will be a small price to pay for its
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California Halts Injection of Fracking Waste, Warning it May Be Contaminating Aquifers
Published CommonDreams  7/19/2014
(Photo: Food & Water Watch/ cc/ Flickr)California officials have ordered an emergency shut-down of 11 oil and gas waste injection sites and a review more than 100 others in the state's drought-wracked Central Valley out of fear that companies may have been pumping fracking fluids and other
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Breaking the Grip of the Fossil Fuel Economy: If It Can Happen in Appalachia, It Can Happen Anywhere
Published CommonDreams  7/19/2014
Laura Flanders A mural in Benham, Kentucky. Photo by Catherine Moore for Appalachian Transition Fellows.Benham, Ky., in the heart of Harlan County, is a quiet place with a proud sign that has been amended over time to read, "Benham, the little town that International Harvester,
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US Lags Behind on Energy Efficiency, Study Shows
Published CommonDreams  7/18/2014
Courtesy of the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy.The U.S. ranks near the bottom of the second annual International Energy Efficiency Scorecard, released Thursday by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy. read more
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With Nuclear Weapons and Climate Change, Things Could Get Worse
Published CommonDreams  7/17/2014
John Loretz (Photo: flickr/cc/Phil Snyder)There’s more bad news from the climate scientists. Not about global warming, where the news is never good, but about the impact nuclear weapons would have on the atmosphere, our climate, and food production if even a very small number
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Shortchanging Our National Treasures
Published CommonDreams  7/16/2014
Jill Richardson Half Dome, Yosemite National Park (Photo: flickr/cc/Dhinal Chheda)Fabulous vacations don’t come cheap. Hotels often run at least $100 a night, if not higher. Add in airfare, a rental car, and restaurant meals, and a family vacation becomes a privilege for those
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Nurse Refuses Navys Force-Feeding of Gitmo Prisoners
Published CommonDreams  7/16/2014
Guantanamo force feeding paraphernalia. (Photo: Wikimedia / Creative Commons)A nurse in the U.S. Navy has refused to participate in the force-feeding of hunger striking detainees in what is the first widely-reported act of defiance on ethical grounds by a U.S. military service member at this
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Peoples March Against Fracking Demands Halt to Export Push
Published CommonDreams  7/14/2014
Roughly a thousand anti-fracking protesters rallied outside the officers of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Sunday. (Photo: Erik McGregor via CCAN/cc/ Flickr)Over one thousand demonstrators marched to the office of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) in Washington D.C.
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Mexican Farmers Oppose Expansion of Transgenic Crops
Published CommonDreams  7/15/2014
A bean cleaning plant in the northern Mexican state of Zacatecas. Credit: Courtesy of Secretaría de AgriculturaBean grower Manuel Alvarado is part of the majority of producers in Mexico who consider it unnecessary to introduce genetically modified varieties of beans, as the government is promoting.
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Detroit Must Do What Is Right—Turn the Water Back On
Published CommonDreams  7/14/2014
Maude Barlow (Photo via Detroit Water Brigade)The brutal policy of shutting off access to drinking water has rightly drawn the world’s ire. Like the suspension of democratic rights via emergency management, mass water shutoffs are not a humane or viable response to
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