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text Analysis: Trump Offshore Plan Could Cause More Than 5,000 Oil Spills by Center for Biological Diversity
More Than 34 Million Gallons Could Be Dumped Along America's Coasts...
Posted: Fri Feb 2, 2018 9:58PM
document Conservation, Tribal Groups Sue to Block Repeal of Federal Fracking Rule blm_fracking_rule_repeal_complaint.pdf_140_.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO, January 24, 2018 — A coalition of environmental and tribal groups sued today to block the Trump administration’s repeal of a 2015 rule designed to protect water, wildlife and public health from the harmful effects of hydraulic fracturing on federal and tribal lands....
Posted: Thu Jan 25, 2018 12:47PM
video Medicare For All National Townhall (video/mp4 227.5mb) by IndyRadio/Radiocron
The National Town Hall with Bernie Sanders discussing the path to Single Payer Health Care, Full video from Tuesday, 23jan18 compressed to a small size for easy download to play on any device....
Posted: Wed Jan 24, 2018 5:02PM
text Eastern Puma Officially Declared Extinct, Taken Off Endangered Species List by Center for Biological Diversity
Conservationists Urge States Like New York to Consider Reintroductions...
Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:56PM
image Court Ruling Moves Orcas Closer to Protection from Oil Tankers 480_orca-j-k_miles-ritter_by-nc-sa_1.jpg by Earthjustice
Judge finds Coast Guard’s effort to dismiss the case “misunderstands the nature of the violation and the underlying intent of the ESA”...
Posted: Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:08PM
image Struggles of Using Legal Recourse as a Path Toward Better Prison Conditions 480_prison-abolition_1.jpg by National Lawyers Guild
It seems there could never be enough legal support to help the millions of prisoners who would benefit from having a lawyer at arms’ length. Whether it is lack of medical care, abhorrent nutrition, exposure to extreme temperatures, lack of clean water, or brutality by prison guards, there are endless inhumane conditions prisoners are forced to live through on a daily basis. The National Lawyers Guild’s National Office receives letter after letter from prisoners, mainly requesting a copy of th...
Posted: Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:38PM
text Feds Halt Idaho Oil, Gas Lease Sale After Conservation Groups Protest by Center for Biological Diversity
BOISE, Idaho, January 18, 2018 — The Trump administration has halted an oil and gas lease sale near eastern Idaho’s Grays Lake National Wildlife Refuge in response to protests from conservation groups....
Posted: Thu Jan 18, 2018 9:13PM
image Statement on Israel's Blacklist 480_boycott-israel-photo-by-sainatee_suarez_1.jpg by Palestine Legal
January 08, 2018 - This weekend, Israel made public a list of 20 organizations, including five U.S.-based organizations, whose leadership is barred from entering Israel due to their support for boycotts for Palestinian rights. Israel's blacklist is a sign of desperation and the latest recognition that the grassroots movement for Palestinian rights is growing in the U.S. and around the world. It is also an alarming reminder that Israel will resort to increasingly repressive means to quash diss...
Posted: Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:02PM
text Lawsuit Challenges Development That Could Doom California's Santa Ana Mountain Lions by Center for Biological Diversity
TEMECULA, Calif., January 11, 2018 — Conservation organizations sued the city of Temecula today for approving the Altair housing development, which would endanger the local mountain lion population by disrupting critical wildlife corridors. The groups include the Center for Biological Diversity, Sierra Club, Mountain Lion Foundation and Cougar Connection....
Posted: Thu Jan 11, 2018 7:34PM
text Outing the KKK and more fascist David Duke campaign contributors by Lynda Carson
White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) and hate groups are active all across the nation, and they are supporting the fascist Trump regime in Washington D.C.!...
Posted: Sat Oct 7, 2017 12:04AM
image Analysis: Nearly 1 Million Pounds of Seven Deadly Air Pollutants Released by Texas Refineries During Harvey Floods 480_seven_deadly_air_pollutants_released_during_texas_hurricane_harvey_1.jpg by via Center for Biological Diversity
HOUSTON, September 1, 2017 — Refineries and petrochemical plants in south Texas released nearly 1 million pounds of seven especially dangerous air pollutants during flaring and chemical spills triggered by Hurricane Harvey, according to a new Center for Biological Diversity analysis of industry data....
Posted: Fri Sep 1, 2017 9:09PM
image Another Trump disgrace: Racism and white supremacy must never be pardoned 480_joe-arpaios-tent-city-prisoners-in-pink-undershorts-must-stroll-yard-hand-in-hand-humiliating-to-purify-by-paul-oneil-ap_1.jpg by SF Bay View
After thousands in Phoenix had rallied in support of immigrants to loudly denounce Trump’s attempts to pardon White supremacy, President Trump did it anyway. On August 25, he pardoned former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was convicted for criminal contempt for disobeying a federal court judge’s order to stop the unconstitutional practice of detaining individuals based solely on suspicion about their immigration status....
Posted: Mon Aug 28, 2017 6:09PM
video Private Security patrols for artwork in Kansas City, Missouri (video/mp4 126.8mb) by The Jones/Skelton Report
A disturbing video illustrating the sub-contracting of police duties in the public sector to private security firms. In this case they have identified visual artwork as cause for contact. 5 minute video. Contains GRAPHIC content....
Posted: Sun Aug 27, 2017 5:51PM
text Exposing KKK fascist David Duke supporters in Minneapolis, Massachusetts and beyond by Lynda Carson
Exposing the supporters of KKK fascist David Duke may help to slow down the rise of fascism in the good old U.S.A. At the least, it will allow the public to decide if they want to give their money to those involved in supporting anti-Semitism, the Ku Klux Klan, bigots, racists, and the hate mongers of the world!...
Posted: Sat Aug 26, 2017 11:58PM
video Arrested for Visual Art and Protest: Total Eclipse Of Our Rights (video/mp4 16.3mb) by The Jones/Skelton Report
The arrest of Alex Skelton and Joff Jones on day 4 of their "ILLEGAL ART" protest in Boulder, Colorado....
Posted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:21PM
video Day 3 Illegal Art Protest: Cracking the System? (video/mp4 69.8mb) by The Jones/Skelton Report
Day 3 of protests resulting from the original story found here: https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2017/08/16/18801573.php 3 minute Video....
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 10:31PM
video Day 2: Illegal Art Protest (video/mp4 121.3mb) by The Jones/Skelton Report
Day 2 of protests resulting from the 0riginal story found here: https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2017/08/16/18801573.php 5 minute Video....
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 10:19PM
video Illegal Art Protest: Day 1 (video/mp4 297.1mb) by The Jones/Skelton Report
Day 1 of protests resulting from the original story found here: https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2017/08/16/18801573.php 12 minute Video....
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 10:04PM
video Public Display of Art ILLEGAL in Boulder, CO: The ‘Behind Closed Doors’ Investigation (video/mp4 143.9mb) by The Jones/Skelton Report
Contact from a Boulder police officer and a follow up conversation with city employees confirms that the showing or selling of art is illegal in public in Boulder, CO. 11 minute video....
Posted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 7:29AM
text Ban Fracking In San Luis Obispo County by Kim Chaffee
Ban Fracking on the Central Coast:...
Posted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 10:43PM