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Why We Need Vegans Now More Than Ever

Why We Need Vegans Now More Than Ever | Alternet.

Waging Nonviolence

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By Sangamithra Iyer

September 9, 2014

Veganism confronts the most pressing issues of our time: corporate power, destruction of the planet, and the ethics of violence. 3,342 more words

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Anti Fracking Crusaders Mob Colorado

By Ron Arnold ~

Colorado’s home-grown “ban fracking,” anti-natural gas campaign had already alarmed Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper with its secretive out-of-state funding and activism – including Yoko Ono’s surreal New York City “Artists Against Fracking” – when things suddenly turned immeasurably worse. 608 more words

Public Opinion

The Hidden Persuaders Of The Environmental Elite

If you like the EPA, you’ll love the EGA

By Ron Arnold ~

America’s environmental agenda is set by elite foundations that decide which activists get the money. 941 more words

Public Opinion

Perpetuating environmental politics

A recent Associated Press article typically slanted an environmental story by assuming that activists have valid arguments. The headline indicates the agenda: “Groups say GOP guts environmental rules.” The usual suspect “Groups” quoted include radical activists in the Sierra Club and the Southern Environmental Law Center operating in North Carolina. 553 more words

Killing Marine Life With Ethanol

Ethanol damages your cars, small engines, food budget – and kills Gulf of Mexico animals

By Paul Driessen ~

Ethanol and other biofuel mandates and subsidies got started when politicians bought into claims that we are rapidly depleting our petroleum, and fossil-fuel-driven global warming is boiling the planet. 1,339 more words

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