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Why protect ANWR?

by Heather Kallevig

For more than 30 years, the state of Alaska has been a high priority on environmental organizations watch list. Known as “the Last Frontier,” anyone who has visited the state of Alaska knows it deserves the name. 1,121 more words


Voting – Things you should know

Come May 11 when you step into that booth at your respective polling station your vote is just between you and the Supreme Being – no one will know which Party or parties you voted for. 545 more words


Living like a warrior: Aztec boy defends the Earth

Xiuhtezcatl is mobilizing youth in 25 countries to demand greener policies from our world’s leaders.

Xiuhtezcatl Martinez is not your average teenager.

At the age of 14, he has given a Ted Talk and spoken twice at major United Nation’s forums. 469 more words


Day 16, for Mary Jane

Tomorrow, Mary Grace Veloso will die by firing squad in Indonesia.

She was poor and desperate. She wanted a better life for her children. She, like many women before her and many women after her, fell for the same scheme—a promise of a job overseas, a promise of money for her family, a hope for a better future. 668 more words

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First look at the cover for Down and Out Today

Copy of Paperbooks press release:

We are thrilled to be sharing the brand new cover of the remarkable non-fiction book ‘Down and Out Today’ by Matthew Small. 201 more words


Interwebbed: Cyber & Crypto News for April 27

Black hat, grey hat, white hat, or Guy Fawkes mask, it’s time to gird your cranium and throw yourself headlong into the work week. We at The Cryptosphere Global HQ have been very busy on a couple of special projects coming soon in May, if the crick don’t rise and the Gibson don’t get hacked again. 549 more words