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PICTURES: 2014 World Naked Bike Ride in St Louis

Over a thousand participants joined 7th annual 12-mile ride, which is designed to demonstrate against oil dependency and to promote alternative forms of transportation, as well as cyclists’ rights. 72 more words

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Inuit want review of seismic testing approval

A tiny community on Canada’s Arctic coast is trying to overturn a regulatory decision that OKs offshore energy exploration.

On Monday, the hamlet of Clyde River along the east coast of Baffin Island filed documents in Federal Court asking for a judicial review of a National Energy Board decision that approves seismic testing in waters near the community. 527 more words

Canada

Companies Proclaim Water the Next Oil in a Rush to Turn Resources Into Profit

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Mammoth companies are trying to collect water that all life needs and charge for it as they would for other natural resources. 1,157 more words

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Libyan government appeals to world for help after oil depot catches fire

ABOVE: A huge oil depot in the Libyan capital caught fire on Monday amid clashes between warring militias over control of Tripoli’s international airport

CAIRO, Egypt – A fire at the oil depot for the airport in Libya’s capital raged out of control Monday after being struck in the crossfire of warring militias battling for control of the airfield, the latest violence to plague the country as foreigners flee the chaos. 497 more words

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