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Woman Injured in Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Still Being Investigated

Woman Injured in Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Still Being Investigated

from Red Power Media Police tear gas protesters during a protest against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S. November 20, 2016. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith A New York City woman who suffered a serious arm injury while protesting the Dakota Access pipeline last...
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Another Blockade in Olympia!

Another Blockade in Olympia!

from Puget Sound Anarchists At the time of this posting, people are gathering at the downtown Olympia intersection of 7th Ave & Jefferson to block a train full of fracking proppants headed out from the port. Police are currently standing by with riot gear. Comrades are requesting that more people show up, and if...
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Committees for Territorial Defence and Decolonisation

Committees for Territorial Defence and Decolonisation

from MTL Counter-Info Download and Print Here A breach was opened by an now well-known anonymous group . Their autonomous action to reoccupy the territory demonstrated the inseparability of ecological and decolonial perspectives. By blocking Junex’s oil project and by affirming the legitimacy of traditional Mi’kmaq sovereignty on the territory, their action made space...
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Norwegians Are Challenging Arctic Oil Exploration in Court

17. November 2017
Norwegians Are Challenging Arctic Oil Exploration in Court

by Fanny Malinen / Novara Media Oil rig in arctic waters On Norway’s Arctic coast lies the world’s most northerly town. Surrounded by breathtaking fjords and mountains, Hammerfest was clearly once a beautiful place. Today, however, the coast has been taken over by industrial developments and, as far as the eye can see, oil...
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Keystone Pipeline Leaks 210,000 Gallons of Oil in South Dakota

Keystone Pipeline Leaks 210,000 Gallons of Oil in South Dakota

from AP TransCanada Corp.’s Keystone pipeline leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil onto agricultural land in northeastern South Dakota, the company and state regulators said Thursday, but state officials don’t believe the leak polluted any surface water bodies or drinking water systems. Crews shut down the pipeline Thursday morning and activated emergency response...
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Traditional medicine producers encouraged to adopt sustainable plant harvesting practices into their corporate social responsibility

17. November 2017
Traditional medicine producers encouraged to adopt sustainable plant harvesting practices into their corporate social responsibility

Hanoi, Viet Nam, 17th November 2017—Representatives from more than 25 traditional medicine and pharmaceutical producers joined a workshop today in Hanoi, focusing on promoting sustainable harvesting and fair trade practices as part of their corporate social responsibility (CSR), in particular through application of the FairWild Standard.
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Unregulated wild collection and habitat loss lead to Vulnerable status for medicinal Goldenseal

17. November 2017
Unregulated wild collection and habitat loss lead to Vulnerable status for medicinal Goldenseal

Cambridge, 17th November 2017—the latest update to The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™ saw Goldenseal classified as “Vulnerable” in a move that highlights concerns about the medicinal plant’s decline.
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Climate Change – Now is the Time for Action: COP 23

16. November 2017
Climate Change – Now is the Time for Action: COP 23

November 16, 2017 We have seen our planet from space, had access to the deepest canyons of the ocean, deciphered the infinitesimal DNA structure of life, and discovered unimaginable species—but we’ve also seen our own destructive influence on the planet’s complex network of life … read more
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Dakota Access Pipeline Company Paid Mercenaries to Build Conspiracy Lawsuit Against Environmentalists

Dakota Access Pipeline Company Paid Mercenaries to Build Conspiracy Lawsuit Against Environmentalists

from The Intercept The private security firm TigerSwan, hired by Energy Transfer Partners to protect the controversial Dakota Access pipeline, was paid to gather information for what would become a sprawling conspiracy lawsuit accusing environmentalist groups of inciting the anti-pipeline protests in an effort to increase donations, three former TigerSwan contractors told The Intercept....
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I Released 2,000 Minks From a Fur Farm. Now I’m a Convicted Terrorist

I Released 2,000 Minks From a Fur Farm. Now I’m a Convicted Terrorist

by Kevin Johnson / The Guardian People usually laugh when I tell them I am a convicted terrorist. I try not to open with that – it seems a little bit forward. First, I explain how my friend Tyler and I entered a fur farm in the dead of night. I describe the unspeakable...
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Using technology to save the oceans: new tool to detect illegal fishing

15. November 2017
Using technology to save the oceans: new tool to detect illegal fishing

Cambridge, UK, 15th November 2017—TRAFFIC, WWF and Hewlett Packard Enterprise have teamed up to develop a new web-based tool to address one of the greatest threats to the world’s oceans: illegal fishing.
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Unicorn Riot to Premier “Black Snake Killaz: A #NoDAPL Story”

Unicorn Riot to Premier “Black Snake Killaz: A #NoDAPL Story”

for Earth First! Newswire Minneapolis, MN — Unicorn Riot premieres its first full-length documentary Black Snake Killaz: a #NoDAPL story on November 17th, 2017. November 14th, 2017: Unicorn Riot will hold a theatrical premiere of the non-commercial creative commons documentary film Black Snake Killaz: a #NoDAPL story on November 17th, 2017 at The Parkway...
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