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Worst bee die-off in 40 years

May. 14, 2013 / Posted by: Lisa Archer / Categories: Blog, Food and Technology

Updated May 2013: Take action here to tell Home Depot, Lowe's and other stores not to carry products containing bee-killing neonicotinoids. Spring is in the air, and as we plant our vegetable gardens and enjoy the blossoming flowers, it’s e...

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Financing Reef Destruction?

May. 6, 2013 / Posted by: Rey Edward / Categories: Blog, Economics for the Earth

A new study from an Australia NGO tells how Chinese financing will potentially devastate the Great Barrier Reef. Yes, you read that correctly. The Great Barrier Reef – home to endangered sea turtles, blue whales, sea snakes, and fragile cor...

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Mark Zuckerberg, unfriend Big Oil!

May. 1, 2013 / Posted by: Adam Russell / Categories: News Releases

Clean energy activists will protest at Facebook HQ at noon today MENLO PARK, Calif. – A protest today at Facebook headquarters will target founder Mark Zuckerberg’s support for the controversial Keystone XL pipeline and drilling in the...

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Keystone XL: What is Foggy Bottom hiding?

Apr. 26, 2013 / Posted by: Adam Russell / Categories: News Releases

State Department denies request for quick release of lobbyist documents; appeal filed WASHINGTON, D.C. – The State Department has denied Friends of the Earth’s request for expedited release of internal documents that could shed light o...

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