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April 24, 2014
Press Releases : Moves to Expedite Fracked Gas Exports Spark Public Outcry: Americans Urge Senators to Ban LNG Exports
Some 182,000 petitions have been delivered to the U.S. Senate to urge it to reject plans to dramatically expedite exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG).
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No matter where you are this National Park Week, join me in standing up for our nation’s public lands by telling President Obama to keep them frack-free.
April 23, 2014
Last week the Journal of Animal Science, whose editors and sponsors include representatives from Merck, Pioneer and ADM, published an article about the need for scientists to assert themselves in the public debate on the rules and policies surrounding animal agriculture. The article, derived from a presentation made at a Monsanto-funded symposium, asserts that “special-interest groups” (quickly identified as “food activists” and environmental groups), routinely misrepresent science to advance a political agenda on issues like the environment, animal welfare and use of animal drugs.
April 22, 2014
I’ve loved Earth Day ever since I was in pre-school and digging in the dirt for worms wasn’t a ticket to time-out, but rather a planned educational activity. In middle school, Earth Day meant we got to clean up trash at the town park – a proud moment for a budding activist. But, the dirt days are long over and, as I’ve learned that control over essential, common resources is slipping from the fingertips of the public to the clutches of large corporations, I’ve realized that protecting the planet is no small task.