House Votes to Let Monsanto De...

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[Translate] House lawmakers apparently don’t care that 93 percent of Americans are in favor of mandatory labeling of GMOs. By...

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CITING RELIGIOUS FREEDOM, NATI...

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[Translate] by Jack Jenkins THINK PROGRESS CREDIT: ThinkProgress/Jack Jenkins Advocates for the protection of Oak Flat protest...

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EXPANDING SOCIAL SECURITY IS C...

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[Translate] Nancy Altman  AMERICANS FOR A SAFE FUTURE Every year, the Social Security Board of Trustees releases an annual report to...

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BRAD PITT WANTS YOU TO KNOW SO...

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[Translate] Food Brad Pitt Wants You to Know Something Horrible About Costco “Cramming hens into cages for their entire lives...

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AMERICA’S ZERO EMISSIONS...

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[Translate] Rev. Lennox Yearwood, Jr. and Tom Weis Last fall, we wrote an article explaining why zero has become the most important...

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THIS VIDEO GAME WILL MAKE YOU ...

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[Translate] By Eve Andrews GRIST The weirdest thing about video games is that they force players to confront their worst phobias. The...

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A ‘LOST BOY’ BATTL...

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[Translate] Paying It Forward By Adam B. Ellick and Jessica Naudziunas   Nicholas Kristof travels to South Sudan to revisit...

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HOW DO WE GET CONSERVATIVE POL...

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[Translate] Shutterstock By Ben Adler GRIST It’s easy to point out which tactics won’t work to get American conservatives engaged in...

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15-YEAR-OLD CLIMATE ACTIVIST S...

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[Translate] HUFFINGTON POST This 15-year-old has got something to say, and on June 29th, the United Nations General Assembly heard...

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TALES OF HORROR SHOULD GALVANI...

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[Translate]   Nicholas Kristof NYTIMES IN THE MARSHLAND OF SOUTH SUDAN — BAREFOOT and shellshocked, the survivors trickle into a...

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TIM DONNELLY STARTS EFFORT TO ...

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[Translate] Tim Donnelly starts effort to repeal Rebecca Plevin AP Parents rallied against SB 277 outside the Capitol in Sacramento...

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The 10 Best & 10 Worst U....

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[Translate] Environment If you’re one of the nearly 200 million Americans who are planning a road trip this summer,...

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It’s the Humans, *Stupid*

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[Translate] Remembering the late Fred Branfman’s lifetime of revolutionary political activism. By Frank Joyce / AlterNet...

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HUGE CLIMATE CHANGE JUDGEMENT ...

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[Translate] Emma Howard  THE GUARDIAN Dutch ruling could trigger similar cases worldwide with citizens taking their governments to...

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JUST SAY NO – YOU PROBAB...

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[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED The world is brimming with awesome stuff. Amazing products. Gorgeous clothes. Exquisite...

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My hatred of Authority, Along ...

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[Translate] By Chris Hedges     The following is an excerpt from WAGES OF REBELLION: The Moral Imperative of Revolt....

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THE MAGIC OF MOSS and What It ...

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[Translate] “Attention without feeling,” Mary Oliver observed in her magnificent memoir of love and loss, “is only...

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PALM OIL – KEY INGREDIEN...

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[Translate] BY CASEY COATES DANSON Palm Oil is the leading driver of tropical deforestation affecting indigenous people in Indonesia,...

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SENATORS, SAY NO TO FAST TRACK...

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[Translate] According to OpenSecrets.org, some $200 Million dollars was spent buying our representatives’ Yes votes on Fast Track*....

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SENATE FAST-TRACK VOTE TUESDAY...

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[Translate] AMERICANS FOR A SAFE FUTURE Dave Johnson Now that the House passed a stand-alone fast track trade promotion authority...

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Environmental Movement Making ...

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[Translate] Environment States with strong green voices perform better on cutting emissions whereas those with climate skeptic views...

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In Leaked Encyclical, Pope Fra...

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[Translate] by Jack Jenkins & Emily AtkinCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP   After months of build up, an Italian-language document...

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IT’S NATIONAL POLLINATOR...

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[Translate]   View Online It’s National Pollinator Week: Help #BuildTheBuzz for Bees and Other Pollinators! Bee...

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PROTESTORS URGE THE SMITHSONIA...

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[Translate] by Natasha GeilingCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Natasha Geiling Protesters in Washington, D.C. gathered outside of the...

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I WILL NOT MAKE THIS MISTAKE b...

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[Translate]     One of the biggest mistakes President Obama made once he was in office was, after mobilizing millions of...

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THE TRIUMPH OF OCCUPY WALL STR...

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[Translate] The Atlantic       The movement that began in Zuccotti Park didn’t disappear—it just splintered and...

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WOMAN PLUNGES INTO DEEP END OF...

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[Translate] LIFE EDITED I stood staring at three framed documents: My veterinary school diploma, the certificate that acknowledges...

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SLAM THE DOOR ON FAST TRACK!

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[Translate]   By Bill Moyers and Michael Winship, Moyers & Company | Op-Ed 7 May, 2014: AFGE joined other labor organizations to...

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‘We Are In a Revolutiona...

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[Translate] The status quo is doomed but whether the future will be progressive or reactionary is uncertain, Hedges tells Salon. By...

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