Post Tagged with: "environment"

Pope Francis To Big Oil And Others: God Says Go Frack Yourself And Stop Destroying The World (VIDEO)

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This past week, the Pope has let the world know his views on climate change, climate deniers, deforestation and man’s abuse of nature.

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A Cheesy Love Story With A Shocking Ending Shows What Really Goes Into Doritos (VIDEO)

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Something tells me this is one ad that won’t be playing during the Super Bowl.

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You Won’t Believe The Appalling Amount We Spend On Social Security (INFOGRAPHIC)

You won't believe the appalling amount of money we spend on Social Security... oh, wait a minute... Image by Elisabeth Parker.

This simple pie chart shows our Social Security budget is NOT sustainable.

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Native Americans Put GOP On Notice: Keystone Pipeline Is ‘An Act Of War Against Our People’ (VIDEO)

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Native Americans send a New Year’s message to the GOP: Passing the Keystone Pipeline is a “death warrant to our environment” and would “be an act of war against our people.” The president of the Sioux tribes tells Congress why and what they intend to do to stop them.

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President Obama To GOP: ‘Responsibly Govern Or Be Prepared For Me To Use My Veto Pen’ (VIDEO)

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President Obama pulled no punches when addressing his intentions on defending health care, the environment, clean air and clean water.

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Pope Francis To Issue An Edict On Climate Change Sure To Rile Republicans

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Catholics like Bill O’Reilly, Sean Hannity, John Boehner and Rick Santorum can either respect their faith and change their views… or spit in the face of Papal infallibility and continue their anti-science crusade against climate change.

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Shell Is About To Unleash A Monster Such As The World Has Never Seen (VIDEO)

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Shell’s floating nightmare will hold enough liquid natural gas to fill 175 Olympic size swimming pools.

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Bill Nye, Other Scientists Slam Media For Pretending Climate Change Deniers Are Just ‘Skeptics’

Bill Nye, Other Scientists Slam Media For Pretending Climate Change Deniers Are Just ‘Skeptics’

The problem is obvious: these are not “skeptics,” they are full-blown deniers of the existence of human-caused climate change.

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WTF Is Wrong With Michigan? Legislature Redefines ‘Clean Energy’ To Mean Burning Tires

WTF Is Wrong With Michigan? Legislature Redefines ‘Clean Energy’ To Mean Burning Tires

Oh, the smell of burnt tires in the morning…

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The Hummer Is Back: Why Low Gas Prices Are A Total Bummer!

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Low Gas Prices & Climate Change “is like putting a Big Mac in front of people who need to diet… some people will wait until their first heart attack… if we do that at a planetary scale it will be pretty traumatic.”

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GOP Hell-bent On Rolling Back Carbon Emissions Regulations

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Environmental protection is one of the top things Republicans want to dismantle in 2015.

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If Environmentalists Were More Like Crazy Sports Fans (Video)

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What would happen if we cared about the environment the way we do about sports? Watch this hilarious two-minute video and find out.

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Right Wing Nut Deeply Offended By “Really Dumb” Native American Proverb (VIDEO)

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One thing Whittle doesn’t mention is how he intends to buy this magical food, which exists without animals, water or oxygen, after he’s lost the ability to breathe.

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Republican Congressman: ‘I Am A Scientist’ And There’s No Proof That Humans Affect Climate Change (VIDEO)

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Since 2010, Benishek has received $125,000 in support from the oil and gas industries.

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Susan G. Komen Teams Up With Fracking Company To Help Cause Breast Cancer

Susan G. Komen Teams Up With Fracking Company To Help Cause Breast Cancer

Anyone with any common sense can see that this is a bad match.

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Tucker Carlson: The Death Penalty Is ‘Probably Too Strong’ For Poor People Who Litter (VIDEO)

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Fox News believes in global warming, but only if it can be blamed on poor people.

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Top 10 List To Happiness Written By Pope Francis

"Consumerism has brought us many anxieties, …people who work must take the time to relax, to be with their families, to enjoy themselves, read, listen to music, play a sport." Pope Francis

Need a job that you don’t hate with every ounce of your being? If only you could meet that guy/gal who is perfect for you, right? Struggling under the killing weight of bills? Wishing you were happy at least once in a while? The Argentinian guy with the funny hat […]

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Officials In Alabama Say Coal Is From God, Hold Prayer To Stop EPA Rules (VIDEO)

Officials In Alabama Say Coal Is From God, Hold Prayer To Stop EPA Rules (VIDEO)

The proposal they are against, which was announced by the EPA in June, would require emissions from coal-fired plants to be lowered by 27 percent.

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Couple In Drought Stricken California Threatened With Fine For NOT Watering Lawn

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The state of California is currently in the midst of the worst drought on record. According to research published in mid July, 2014, the current drought has created “the greatest absolute reduction in water availability ever seen” in California. Given that information, it makes sense that state and local authorities […]

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Tests Show Crude MCHM Spilled In West Virginia Is Far More Toxic Than Reported

Tests Show Crude MCHM Spilled In West Virginia Is Far More Toxic Than Reported

  n July 10th, 2014, environmental engineer Andrew Whelton, released the results of federally funded research carried out on the chemical known as crude MCHM. Crude MCHM is the chemical which contaminated the water supply of more than 300,000 West Virginia residents last January. Whelton’s research shows a ‘drastic difference’ […]

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