What Atheists Like Bill Maher ...

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[Translate]   Belief   AlterNet / By CJ Werleman Atheists echo the ramblings of the know-nothing heroes of movement atheism. Photo...

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Chomsky: U.S. Plunges the Crad...

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[Translate]   World   AlterNet / By Noam Chomsky Humanity has the effect of an immense asteroid hitting the planet. Photo Credit:...

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Cashing In On Carbon: How Taxp...

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[Translate]   Environment   Price of Oil / By Anna Simonton   ALTERNET Taxpayers bear not only the environmental costs of coal...

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Nova Scotia To Ban Fracking: ‘...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: shutterstock Nova Scotia plans to introduce legislation to ban fracking this...

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Stop talking about conservatio...

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[Translate]   Sami Grover (@samigrover)   TREEHUGGER Science / Endangered Species Public Domain Wikipedia Commons Last night I...

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Who Besides Hillary?

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[Translate] By Michael T. Hertz  LA PROGRESSIVE Do progressives want Hillary for President? No, of course not. Among other things,...

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Solar Financing: Options for H...

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[Translate] ROCKY MOUNTAIN INSTITUTE This article is from the Summer 2014 issue of Rocky Mountain Institute’s Solution Journal. To...

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6 Horrible Things We Have to F...

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[Translate]   Environment   AlterNet / By Larry Schwartz Climate change is not a buzzword. It’s a catastrophe, and it’s...

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5 Things You Need to Know Abou...

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[Translate]   Environment   EcoWatch / By Carl Pope  via ALTERNET Ignore the political theater, there’s a real pressing need...

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My party has lost its soul: Bi...

Jul 27, 2014 by

[Translate] A former Clinton aide on how Democrats lost their way chasing Wall Street cash, and new populism the party needs Bill...

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Breaking the Grip of the Fossi...

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[Translate]  By Laura Flanders, Yes! Magazine | News Analysis A mural in Benham, Kentucky. Photo by Catherine Moore for Appalachian...

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William Rivers Pitt | Hope in ...

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[Translate]    By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout | Op-Ed (Image: Bob Jagendorf, Two kids via Shutterstock; Edited: EL / TO)My...

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7 Dumb Things You Should Stop ...

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[Translate]   Economy   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore Your wallet will thank you. July 13, 2014  | Looking for ways to keep...

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To Avoid Unleashing Gaza-Like ...

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[Translate]  By Robert Naiman, Truthout | Op-Ed A woman cries at the funeral for some of those killed in an overnight Israeli air...

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Henry A. Giroux | Thinking Dan...

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[Translate]   By Henry A. Giroux, Truthout | Op-Ed (Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout)Thinking is not the intellectual reproduction...

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Living in a Cowardly New World...

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[Translate] Tomgram: Rebecca Gordon, A Nation of Cowards? Posted by Rebecca Gordon at 8:06am, July 10, 2014. It sounded like the...

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Americans Have Spent Enough Mo...

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[Translate] By Hayes Brown THINK PROGRESS An F-35 Joint Strike Fighter in its natural habitat: the ground CREDIT: AP Photo/Lockheed...

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Noam Chomsky | Whose Security?...

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[Translate]   By Noam Chomsky, TomDispatch | Op-Ed US Capitol building with American flag. (Image via Shutterstock)The question of...

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Former NASA Chief Scientist: &...

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[Translate]  By Dahr Jamail, Truthout | Interview Dr. Waleed Abdalati. (Photo: CU Boulder)“You really have to work to not...

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There Are No Human Rights on a...

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The sad reality is that being an environmental activist…

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8 ways to help build a better ...

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[Translate] Katherine Martinko (@feistyredhair) Living / Green Food CC BY 2.0 NatalieMaynor Residents of Ontario, Canada, have been...

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Houses keep getting bigger, bu...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Business / Economics CC BY 2.0 Wikipedia In Citylab, Richard Florida looks at the increasingly...

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World’s Oldest Beehive D...

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[Translate] Bonnie Alter   TREEHUGGER Design / Sustainable Product Design Image from scotsman.com We have read a lot about the demise...

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New Zealand’s Prime Mini...

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[Translate] Edward Snowden’s stay in Russia has been extended. (photo: Guardian UK) RSN By Edward Snowden, The Intercept   ike...

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Paul Krugman Warns Scotland to...

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[Translate] AlterNet / By Allegra Kirkland Krugman to Scottish voters: “Be afraid, be very afraid.”   With only 10 days...

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Is Diablo Canyon California’s ...

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[Translate]   dirtsailor2003 (CC-BY-ND) The Diablo Canyon Power Plant sits on the edge of the Pacific Ocean between Los Angeles...

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Why Small, White-Walled, Minim...

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[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Architecture We realize many of our readers are not big fans of mostly white,...

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Planet earth vs. roads: The ep...

Sep 15, 2014 by

[Translate] Roads are essential to human civilization, but they disrupt vitally important ecosystems. So what do we do? Henry Grabar ...

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Robert Reich Calls Out Harvard...

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[Translate]   Economy   Robert Reich’s Blog / By Robert Reich  VIA ALTERNET The top educator of American CEOs needs to rethink...

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Will America Always Be at War?

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[Translate]   World   The Guardian / By Trevor Timm   VIA ALTERNET The question isn’t whether this is war. It is. The question is how...

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Drinking Water Contaminated by...

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[Translate]     Fracking   The Guardian / By Suzanne Goldenberg  VIA ALTERNET Faulty natural gas well casings blamed in study...

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Fracking Fuels Conflict Over W...

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[Translate]     A wind farm in Nova Scotia, Canada, where a fracking ban favors renewable energy. Photo by Dennis Jarvis via...

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Everything You Need To Know To...

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[Translate] by Ari Phillips  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: shutterstock For one week in late September, New York City will be the center...

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Largest City In Vermont Now Ge...

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[Translate] by Ari Phillips CLIMATE PROGRESS Water flows through the Winooski One hydro-electric plant in Winooski, VT. The...

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In A Warmer, More Acidic Ocean...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS An aerial view of an Emiliania huxleyi bloom off the southern coast of Devon and...

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Climate Crimes and the Greenwa...

Sep 15, 2014 by

[Translate]   Naomi Klein has a new book: This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate. (photo: The Guardian UK) By Naomi...

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Cell Phones: More Than A Voice...

Sep 14, 2014 by

[Translate] Dear Thrive Movement,   Cell phones are built into our lives, and it turns out so is the radiation they emit.  ...

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How Our National Parks Are Mee...

Sep 14, 2014 by

[Translate]   Environment   Earth Island Journal / By Jason Mark   VIA ALTERNET An interview with parks director Jon Jarvis about...

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Four Ways Industrial Ag Is Des...

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[Translate]  By Hannah Bewsey and Katherine Paul, Organic Consumers Association | Report  via TRUTHOUT (Image: Soil testing via...

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Time Is Running Out for Activi...

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[Translate]  By Ellen Cantarow, Truthout | News Analysis   TRUTHOUT A natural gas pipeline that Whiting Petroleum is constructing...

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Scientists Identify Possible C...

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[Translate] Warmer Air Caused Huge Ice Shelf To Collapse Off Antarctica, Scientists Say Reuters  | By Alister Doyle    VIA HUFFINGTON...

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RARE WIN FOR THE ELEPHANTS

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[Translate] Rare Victory Against Poachers In Mozambique As Country Fights To Save Species  | By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA   VIA HUFFINGTON...

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New Sanctions Against Russia C...

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[Translate] by Ryan Koronowski CLIMATE PROGRESS Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, right, shakes hands with Rex W. Tillerson,...

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Environmental Groups Sue Gover...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine  CLIMATE PROGRESS Firefighters and rescue workers work along the tracks where several CSX tanker cars...

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Illegal Deforestation Is Growi...

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[Translate]     A vast palm oil plantation sweeps across the foothills in West Java, Indonesia. Photo by Achmad Rabin Taim via...

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‘Left, Right & Center’: O...

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[Translate] Posted on Sep 14, 2014 Photo by jeff_golden (CC BY-SA 2.0) Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer and the other “Left,...

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Obama Declared War on ISIS — H...

Sep 13, 2014 by

[Translate] War & Peace by Joshua Holland  BILL MOYERS,COM There were few surprises in President Obama’s address to the nation...

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Deepak Chopra: “I am pissed of...

Sep 13, 2014 by

[Translate] The guru of inner peace says his battle with Richard Dawkins is fueled by anger over his arrogance and posturing Tom...

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The Fracking Battle in Colorad...

Sep 12, 2014 by

[Translate]   Fracking   EcoWatch / By Anastasia Pantsios   VIA ALTERNET The State of Colorado says residents don’t have a...

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Horrific Wildfire Season Rages...

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[Translate]   Environment   AlterNet / By Cliff Weathers Talk about a scorched earth policy. September 12, 2014  | The Pacific...

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