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Cuomo’s costly nuclear plant bailout - financially and ethically wrong

Stop Cuomo’s costly nuclear plant bailout http://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/stop-cuomo-costly-nuclear-plant-bailout-article-1.2980738 BY FR. BILL BRISOTTI NEW YORK DAILY NEWS  Friday, February 24, 2017, New Yorkers shouldn’t have to pay for energy they will never use. 679 more words

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Archbishop in South Africa calls for scrapping of nuclear energy, expansion of renewables

S. African bishop says government should scrap nuclear power; expand renewable energy sources, Ecumenical News, 23 Feb 17 The Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town, Thabo Makgoba, has appealed to the South African government to scrap plans for developing nuclear energy and instead spend the money on education, training and other development initiatives. 244 more words

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Indigenous people must have final say about their land - Pope Francis

Pope says indigenous people must have final say about their land  Francis echoes growing body of international law and standards on the right to ‘prior and informed consent’, … 282 more words

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New rule in USA government erodes ethical oversight of politicians

House GOP Quietly Shields Lawmakers Records from Ethics Probes, Fiscal Times, By Eric Pianin January 9, 2017 The new rule states that records created, generated or received by the congressional office of a House member “are exclusively the personal property of the individual member” and that the member “has control over such records,” according to a report by  348 more words

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Trump's appointees won't be signing the required pledge about ethics

Trump’s appointees don’t seem to be signing required ethics pledges and don’t plan
to http://www.dailykos.com/story/2017/1/26/1625454/-Trump-s-appointees-don-t-seem-to-be-signing-required-ethics-pledges-and-don-t-plan-to  By Walter Einenkel 

 With every single hearing on every single cabinet appointee put forward by Trump’s administration  382 more words

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Anti nuclear protestors found guilty after blockading nuclear bomb factory

Five anti-Trident protesters found guilty after blockading nuclear bomb factory   The group argued they were putting their religious beliefs into action BY blockading the AWE Burghfield… 327 more words

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Despite nuclear tensions, Americans have continued to send humanitarian aid to North Korea

US Humanitarian Aid Goes to North Korea Despite Nuclear Tensions, VOA, January 25, 2017 Baik Sung-won WASHINGTON —  The United States has provided $1 million in humanitarian aid to impoverished North Korea, the U.S. 167 more words

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