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Deep Water Drilling Ban Lifted

Posted by in World News & Events on 12th October, 2010 | No Comments

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar. Photographer: Mark Wilson/Getty ImagesIt’s official; the White House announced earlier today that the moratorium on deep water drilling which was not set to expire until November 30th is now being lifted. How do we feel about it, and what can you do to make your voice heard?
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Deep Water Drilling Ban Lifted

Posted by in End Dirty Energy, World News & Events on 12th October, 2010 | No Comments

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar. Photographer: Mark Wilson/Getty ImagesIt’s official; the White House announced earlier today that the moratorium on deep water drilling which was not set to expire until November 30th is now being lifted. How do we feel about it, and what can you do to make your voice heard?
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Understanding Recent Developments in the Landmark Chevron-Ecuador Case

Posted by in Community Rights, People Power, Not Corporate Power, World News & Events on 12th October, 2010 | No Comments

Chevron-Toxico(from Amazon Watch): After 17 years of litigation, the monumental class action against oil giant Chevron (formerly Texaco) for widespread environmental devastation in the Ecuadorian Amazon is nearing an end. Chevron representatives have admitted that the company expects an adverse judgment in Ecuador. In fact, mountains of evidence–including thousands of contamination samples taken by Chevron–prove […]
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