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Why Nathan Deal wants to meet with Alabama and Florida over water wars

Over at the AJC’s premium site, we bring you the news that Gov. Nathan Deal has quietly arranged meetings with his counterparts in Alabama and Florida to discuss the long-running water wars dispute.Whether it’s an olive branch remains unknown. 202 more words

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Do lobbyists have souls?

I can’t help to ponder this question especially after seeing the same faces at every hearing that we’ve gone into battle over the issue of our limited water resources. 494 more words

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Sometimes we win...

All of those hard-working activistas and organizers know exactly what I’m talking about and know the feeling.

Most of our work is a continuous uphill battle and too many times we have to endure defeat. 222 more words

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In “A Thirsty, Violent World,” New Yorker, FEBRUARY 24, 2015, Michael Specter writes:

“The new middle classes, particularly in India and China, eat more protein than they once did, and that…requires more water use. 196 more words

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Syria's civil war linked partly to drought, global warming

WASHINGTON (AP) — The conflict that has torn Syria apart can be traced, in part, to a record drought worsened by global warming, a new study says. 816 more words

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