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imageMinnesota Water Protectors Denied Medications and Phone Calls After Arrests
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by GINIW Collective
Water Protectors in actions to shut down Enbridge's Line 3 in Northern Minnesota were denied their medications and phone calls....
Posted: Tue Jun 8, 2021 11:32PM
imageHundreds in Lockdowns and Blockades to Stop Enbridge Line 3 in Minnesota
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by GINIW Collective
Hundreds are locked down and in blockades to stop Enbridge Line 3 in Northern Minnesota today, June 7, 2021. Jane Fonda is among those defending the water....
Posted: Mon Jun 7, 2021 12:18PM
imagePreliminary Injunction Filed to Halt Thacker Pass Lithium Mine
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by Great Basin Resource Watch
The Wrong Kind of Green -- Lithium demand for electric car batteries now threatens pristine wild place. A preliminary injunction was filed to halt a lithium mine at Thacker Pass in northern Nevada. Destruction could begin on June 23, 2021....
Posted: Sat May 29, 2021 1:51PM
imageL.A. City Council votes to support closing SoCalGas Aliso Canyon gas storage facility
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by Dan Bacher
“Governor Gavin Newsom, stop ignoring the other health crisis right here in LA,” said Matt Pakucko, co-founder of Save Porter Ranch and 14-year resident of Porter Ranch, at the press conference. “You shut down the entire state. It’s time to shut down this health disaster. It is as real as Covid for the thousands of people that are continually sickened by this fossil fuel dinosaur.”...
Posted: Wed May 26, 2021 6:12PM
textCoalition highlights legislation to address plastic pollution caused by oil companies by Ramona du Houx
Plastic pollution is killing us. In honor of Endangered Species Day, national Elected Officials back the federal Break Free From Plastic Pollution Act...
Posted: Thu May 20, 2021 8:05AM
textNo, Biden's Not Banning Burgers - But Meat is a Real Climate Problem by Madison Geramoni
This article goes into detail about the misconceptions created by right winged politicians in regards to Biden's expectation to meet the Green New Deal....
Posted: Wed May 12, 2021 1:23PM
imageNew Website Launched in Solidarity with Yaqui Political Prisoner Fidencio Aldama Pérez
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by Fidencio Aldama Solidarity Group
We are excited to announce the launch of a new bilingual Spanish/English website to expand solidarity efforts with Fidencio Aldama, his family, and the community of Loma de Bácum....
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 11:00AM
imageNueva página web creada en solidaridad con el preso político yaqui Fidencio Aldama Pérez
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by Groupo en Solidaridad con Fidencio Aldama
Estamos entusiasmados de anunciar el lanzamiento de una nueva página web bilingüe en español e inglés para extender los esfuerzos de solidaridad con Fidencio Aldama, su familia y la comunidad de Loma de Bácum....
Posted: Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:57AM
textBillionaires Cut: Autopilot to Extinction by Jill
“A few ultra-wealthy individuals are making decisions about the future of the planet with little accountability or transparency,” according to Matthew Nisbet, a professor of communication and public policy at Northeastern University in Boston....
Posted: Mon Apr 19, 2021 4:49AM
imageOver 1600 gallons of oil spilled in Inglewood Oil Field; oil and gas scorecard released
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by Dan Bacher
“Yesterday's oil spill is a deadly reminder that the environmental racism that’s shaped and harmed Black, Indigenous, and people of color continues to put our health at risk,” said Martha Dina Arguello, STAND-LA Coalition and Physicians for Social Responsibility-Los Angeles....
Posted: Wed Apr 7, 2021 6:45PM
textOnline events with Chomsky, Jeff Chang, Frida Berrigan & many others by Towards increasing Networking
Here are some 17 online events taking place over the coming month (and starting tomorrow, Wednesday, March 31), featuring people such as Noam Chomsky, Jeff Chang, Frida Berrigan, Hazel Henderson, Dave Zirin, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, and many others. These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada, Ireland, and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others who might be in...
Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2021 9:55AM
imageDakota Access Pipeline attacks Water Protector Legal Collective led by Native Women
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by Brenda Norrell
Water Protector Legal Collective, formed at Standing Rock, is being attacked by Energy Transfer Partners and Dakota Access Pipeline, with a subpoena, aimed at seizing confidential records, and meant to intimidate. WPLC led by Native American Women is challenging this legal attack today....
Posted: Thu Mar 18, 2021 12:56PM
textRep. Haaland’s record shows bi-partisnship, justice and equality by Ramona du Houx
Elected Officials to Protect America say Rep. Haaland’s record of working across the aisle to protect our land while promoting justice and equality makes her an excellent choice for Interior Secretary...
Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2021 12:47PM
textAppeal Targets U.S. Wildlife Agency’s Refusal to Consider California Condor’s Significance to Tribal Groups in Approving Luxury Resort by Center for Biological Diversity
LOS ANGELES, February 2, 2021 — Conservation and tribal groups today appealed a recent court ruling that the California condor doesn’t qualify as a traditional Native American cultural property under federal law....
Posted: Wed Feb 3, 2021 12:59PM
imageFruitarian Diet: Most Nonviolent, Highest Food Yielding, Healthiest, Most Earth Protecting
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by SNS
Fruitarian diet causes the least suffering to other sentient beings. Compare the 100 to 1000 lbs per acre of animal flesh to the 450,000 or more pounds per acre from centanarian fruit trees. Fruitarians weigh over 25 lbs less than the average paleo diet person, are the healthiest, the most energy saving....
Posted: Thu Jan 28, 2021 1:27AM
text15 Reasons Not To Deforest The Woods For Xmas Trees by SNS
Preserve trees, prevent fires and accidents, save money, avoid landfill clogging by substituting a lasting tree for a dead one....
Posted: Fri Dec 4, 2020 9:16AM
textVeterans who are elected officials warn that climate change is national security threat by Ramona du Houx
The world was an inferno in 2020: Torrance council-member Tim Goodrich with three other veterans who are elected officials joined a Brigadier General to warn about the serious threat Fires are to national and global security....
Posted: Sun Nov 15, 2020 6:13AM
imageFacebook Suspends Hundreds of Accounts Over Online Event Targeting Coastal GasLink Pipeline
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by Greenpeace
Hundreds of individual accounts linked to Indigenous, environmental, and social justice organizations were suspended from Facebook because they were co-hosts of an online Facebook event targeting the Coastal GasLink pipeline majority funder....
Posted: Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:54AM
textThe True Facts About the Oregon Fires, With a Video Proving It by Kevin Matthews, CounterPunch
Okay, this flood of forest BS is pissing me off. Hear me: The national reporters helicoptering in have not got this right. NPR, Reveal tonight, etc., even the fine Pro Publica....
Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2020 5:19PM
imageVentura County Wildlife Connectivity Defended From Industry Legal Challenge
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by Center for Biological Diversity
In a ruling this week, a judge formally granted permission to four conservation organizations to help defend Ventura County’s innovative wildlife connectivity ordinances — the first of their kind in California....
Posted: Sat Sep 5, 2020 8:25PM