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The US government's largest civilian-linked data service, storing crucial information on climate change, life cycle assessment, health impact analysis and environmental justice, could face shut-down this Friday.
The US governments largest civilianlinked data service storing crucial informati

EPA to Shut Down Open Data Service Friday

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yesterday at 19:30. Facebook
To those who have been following deportation politics in this country, Trump's policies, as they are now unfolding, have an eerie resonance.
To those who have been following deportation politics in this country Trumps

How Bill Clinton and Barack Obama Laid the Groundwork for Trump's Immigration Policies

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Jim Palozola
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The Trump administration has demonstrated a collective determination to deconstruct not only the administrative state, but also the essence of America itself.
The Trump administration has demonstrated a collective determination to deconstr

One Hundred Days of Deconstruction: Part 1

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Pamela M. Curtis
Barbara Peters
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yesterday at 17:30. Facebook
The Caravan Against Fear is working to mobilize communities that have been silenced by the intimidation tactics of the Trump administration.
The Caravan Against Fear is working to mobilize communities that have been

''We Are Going to Shut It Down on May 1'': Caravan Against Fear Mobilizes the Masses

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yesterday at 16:35. Facebook
On Monday, Defense Secretary James Mattis told reporters that arms shipments from Russia to the Taliban "would have to be dealt with as a violation of international law."
On Monday Defense Secretary James Mattis told reporters that arms shipments from

Pentagon Ties Russia to Taliban Attack, Accuses Moscow of Arming Afghan Militants

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Ana Maria Rodriguez
Erin DeSpain
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yesterday at 15:31. Facebook
White House officials have doubled down on their demands that Congress fund Trump's border wall to avoid a government shutdown.
White House officials have doubled down on their demands that Congress fund

Private Prison and Border Security Contractors Lobby Congress Over Trump's Border Wall

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Robert Clark
Patrick McDonald
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yesterday at 14:41. Facebook
On April 20, Neil Gorsuch cast his first Supreme Court ballot, providing the fifth vote that allowed Arkansas to execute a likely innocent man.
On April 20 Neil Gorsuch cast his first Supreme Court ballot providing

Gorsuch Is Already Channeling Scalia on Life-or-Death Decisions

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Deborah Scannell Mann
Ann Calka Naylor
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04/24/2017 at 20:20. Facebook
It seems clear that Trump's presidency will be one in which, whether or not infrastructure is ever successfully rebuilt in the US, the infrastructure of the military-industrial complex will continue to expand.
It seems clear that Trumps presidency will be one in which whether

Trump Is a Chameleon President and His Latest Shade Is War

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Michael Bradley
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04/24/2017 at 18:38. Facebook
Conflict of interest issues are not new in the United States. But Trump's conflicts of interest are unprecedented in scope.
Conflict of interest issues are not new in the United States But

The Trumps' Conflict of Interest Issues: A Primer

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Stephen Thompson
Zachary Bradford
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04/24/2017 at 17:37. Facebook
While its market value soars and its profits fall, Uber is spending lots of money on research. It's just not clear at this point whether this is money that is especially well-spent, says Dean Baker.
While its market value soars and its profits fall Uber is spending

Why Are We Counting on Uber to Fund Key Research?

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04/24/2017 at 16:37. Facebook
The growing global movement for Rights of Nature (or the Rights of Mother Earth) seeks to define legal rights for ecosystems to exist, flourish, and regenerate their natural capacities.
The growing global movement for Rights of Nature or the Rights of

When Rivers Hold Legal Rights

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Craig Vanderpoel
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04/24/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
When it comes to climate change, says Chomsky, "the United States is literally alone in the world in first of all refusing to join in efforts to do something about it -- but even worse, dedicated to making the situation worse."
When it comes to climate change says Chomsky the United States is

Noam Chomsky: US Is the ''Most Dangerous Country in the World''

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04/24/2017 at 14:31. Facebook
Species and ecosystems continue to suffer the consequences of climate disruption caused by humans. Many are paying with their very existence, including the the single largest coral ecosystem on the planet: the Great Barrier Reef.
Species and ecosystems continue to suffer the consequences of climate disruption caused

Great Barrier Reef Reaches ''Terminal Stage'' as CO2 Levels Rise at Record Rate

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Jim Johnston
Nick Mick
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04/23/2017 at 21:35. Facebook
Due to the scaremongering of the feckless and harmful war on drugs, the phrase "drug crimes" connotes something that will cause great harm to society. The reality is that most drug charges are for personal possession, one of the many tragic farces of the war on drugs.
Due to the scaremongering of the feckless and harmful war on drugs

Nearly 200,000 Individuals Have Driver's Licenses Suspended for Drug Offenses Yearly

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04/23/2017 at 20:35. Facebook
"Spies of Mississippi" tells the story of a secret spy agency formed by the state of Mississippi to preserve segregation and maintain "the Mississippi way of life," white supremacy, during the 1950s and '60s.
Spies of Mississippi tells the story of a secret spy agency formed

''Spies of Mississippi'' Reveals Extent of White Supremacy in the South During Civil Rights Era

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04/23/2017 at 19:35. Facebook
With Brazil in political turmoil, the agribusiness lobby that dominates Brazil's Congress has quietly set in motion measures to dismember some of the country’s most important conservation units in the eastern section of the Amazon basin.
With Brazil in political turmoil the agribusiness lobby that dominates Brazils Congress

Brazil Moves to Cut Amazon Conservation Units by 1.2 Million Hectares

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Patricia Vincent
Michael J. Petro
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04/23/2017 at 18:35. Facebook
Gentrification is not an organic back-to-the-city movement but a result of deliberate actions by the government and developers to attract the rich and fund cities through trickle-down economics in the absence of tax revenue, says Peter Moskowitz, author of "How to Kill a City." The US has a long history of accumulating capital through displacement and redlining.
Gentrification is not an organic backtothecity movement but a result of deliberate

Gentrification Represents a Geography of Inequality

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Linda Kelly
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04/23/2017 at 17:35. Facebook
Corporations that buy conflict minerals from rebel sources are, in effect, financing ongoing bloodshed. However, pro-business advocates are only beholden to eliminating any accountability that might limit their access to the rich Congolese supply of minerals.
Corporations that buy conflict minerals from rebel sources are in effect financing

Corporations Will No Longer Have to Disclose Use of Bloody Conflict Minerals

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Judy Schreiner
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04/23/2017 at 16:32. Facebook
In response to the Trump administration sidelining science through appointments and executive actions, Earth Day Network joined with an international coalition of scientists to demonstrate on April 22 that "science serves all of us."
In response to the Trump administration sidelining science through appointments

Anti-Science Trump Administration Draws Thousands to the Streets Worldwide

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Judith Mulder
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04/23/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
Leaders of Germany's Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) party were caught actively recruiting neo-Nazis as members after lobbying prominent neo-Nazi leaders in one state. This September, the AfD party is widely expected to enter the national parliament following federal elections, which would be an unprecedented first for any far-right extremist party in Germany since the end of World War II.
Leaders of Germanys Alternative für Deutschland AfD party were caught actively recruiting

Far-Right German Faction Enters State Parliament After Recruiting Neo-Nazis

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