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Mattis: Climate Change Is Real, and a National Security Threat

Mattis: Climate Change Is Real, and a National Security Threat

In previously unpublished written testimony to senators following his January confirmation hearing, Defense Secretary James Mattis argued..

March 14, 2017 with 0 Comments
Shell Warned of Catastrophic Man-Made Climate Change in 1991 Film

Shell Warned of Catastrophic Man-Made Climate Change in 1991 Film

Multinational fossil fuel giant Shell warned about the dangers of man-made climate change in a 1991 company film that concluded “the..

March 1, 2017 with 0 Comments
US Financing Supplier of Africa Mines Accused of Slave Labor

US Financing Supplier of Africa Mines Accused of Slave Labor

The US government’s export credit agency has provided hundreds of millions of dollars in taxpayer-backed financing over the past..

February 27, 2017 with 1 Comment
Senate Confirms ‘Climate Change Denier’ Scott Pruitt to Head EPA

Senate Confirms ‘Climate Change Denier’ Scott Pruitt to Head EPA

The United States Senate has confirmed Scott Pruitt, whose skepticism about human-caused global warming and close ties to the fossil fuel..

February 17, 2017 with 0 Comments
FBI Diverts Anti-Terror Resources to Investigate #NoDAPL Water Protectors

FBI Diverts Anti-Terror Resources to Investigate #NoDAPL Water Protectors

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is diverting agents tasked with preventing terrorist attacks to investigate Native Americans,..

February 12, 2017 with 0 Comments
#NoDAPL: Seattle City Council Votes 9-0 to Divest $3 Billion from Wells Fargo over Dakota Access Pipeline

#NoDAPL: Seattle City Council Votes 9-0 to Divest $3 Billion from Wells Fargo over Dakota Access Pipeline

The Seattle City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to divest $3 billion from Wells Fargo bank over its role as a lender to the highly..

February 10, 2017 with 0 Comments
San Francisco: Hundreds Protest Trump’s Executive Orders on Keystone XL, Dakota Access Pipelines

San Francisco: Hundreds Protest Trump’s Executive Orders on Keystone XL, Dakota Access Pipelines

In the wake of President Donald Trump’s executive orders reviving the highly controversial Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines,..

January 27, 2017 with 0 Comments
John Hoeven, New Senate Indian Affairs Chair, Supports Dakota Access Pipeline

John Hoeven, New Senate Indian Affairs Chair, Supports Dakota Access Pipeline

The incoming Republican-controlled Senate has named John Hoeven, a staunch proponent of the highly controversial Dakota Access Pipeline, as..

January 8, 2017 with 0 Comments
The Trump Petropoly: Environmentalists Appalled by Imminent Regime of Climate Change Deniers and Doubters

The Trump Petropoly: Environmentalists Appalled by Imminent Regime of Climate Change Deniers and Doubters

The international scientific community overwhelmingly concurs that climate change is real, that it is caused and exacerbated by human..

December 13, 2016 with 0 Comments
While You Enjoy Your Thanksgiving Feast, Native Americans Are Being Violently Repressed

While You Enjoy Your Thanksgiving Feast, Native Americans Are Being Violently Repressed

While millions of Americans gather with family and friends in warmly-heated homes to give thanks for their blessings and share feasts of..

November 23, 2016 with 0 Comments
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  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
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