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8 ways Obama sucks on climate

Feb. 17, 2015 / Posted by: Kate Colwell / Categories: Climate and Energy, FoE in the News

The new conventional wisdom among the political class is that President Obama isdoing everything he can without the cooperation of Congress to fight climate change. His administration set higher fuel-economy standards for cars and trucks. It has p...

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#flirtingwithdisaster on Valentine's Day

Feb. 13, 2015 / Posted by: Adam Russell / Categories: Climate and Energy

The onset of climate chaos and the extreme weather patterns it brings, is rapidly shaping the planet. In a globalized world, no sector is left unaffected by new weather patterns and extreme weather. Even the everyday pleasures we enjoy each Valent...

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Coalition tells U.S. Export-Import Bank: don't use U.S. dollars to finance coal project that threatens the Great Barrier Reef

Feb. 11, 2015 / Posted by: Kate Colwell / Categories: Climate and Energy, Economics for the Earth, News Releases, Oceans and Forests

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, a coalition of scientists, business owners, Australian elected officials, and civil society groups from the U.S. and Australia -- including the Sierra Club and Friends of the Earth U.S. -- sent a letter to U.S. Expo...

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