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President Obama: Step Up For Climate Justice

December 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

President Obama: Step up for climate justice—before the climate denier takes office! www.climate@stopcorporateabuse.org The Corporate Accountability International Petition and Action Kit Organizational Petition: www.stopcorporateabuse.org/GCForgletter Individual Petition: www.stopcorporateabuse.org/resource/president-obama-step-climate-justice Catherine Skopic, Interfaith Moral Action on Climate;  Nancy Lorence, Metro NY Catholic Climate Movement and Joel Kupferman from NY Law and Environmental Justice Project, ask you to join them in signing the following petition  and passing this [...]

sHellNo Solidarity

September 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

From Alaska to everywhere! Solidarity While President Obama meets with world leaders in Anchorage for the GLACIER Conference, the ShellNo Action Council will hold a funeral procession and “Die In” for the Arctic to highlight Obama’s hypocrisy. He gives permission to Shell to drill in the Arctic while simultaneously saying he wants to protect the Arctic and the climate. Seattle, WA   Seattle says #ShellNo. Nice turnout, excellent energy for a rainy Monday morning. #Arctic solidarity. pic.twitter.com/qMe5AjSJpj — TheGideonTree (@GideonWayne) August 31, 2015 #ShellNo #seattle [...]

Hypocrisy

September 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

“Let’s go to Alaska!” Go behind the scenes with President Obama as he previews his trip, where he’ll be on the frontlines of our fight against climate change http://wh.gov/Alaska   U.S. Issues Arctic Drilling Permit to Royal Dutch Shell By AMY HARDER www.wsj.com Updated Aug. 17, 2015 6:52 p.m. ET WASHINGTON—The U.S. government on Monday gave Royal Dutch Shell a final green light to drill for oil and natural gas in the Arctic Ocean, providing the company a long-sought victory and escalating a battle with environmentalists over President Barack Obama’s [...]

President Obama Should Probably Skip His Alaska Trip. Here’s Why. (Climate Change, Shell)

September 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

Talking about the “front lines” of climate change, like there’s a war happening in some place like Afghanistan from which Americans need the president to bring us home video so we can see the effects, shows that he’s completely out of touch with the disaster he’s bringing to our doorstep every day he refuses to confront and contain companies like Shell. President Obama Previews His Upcoming Trip to Alaska   President Obama delivers remarks at the GLACIER Conference in Alaska. August 31, 2015.     [...]

First Nations Alliance Stand Firm in 2015 by Saying VetoKXL

January 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

First Nations Alliance Stand Firm in 2015 by Saying VetoKXL Several First Nations tribal members were joined by friends to deliver a clear message to President Obama on January 3rd, 2015 They want him to veto the inevitable TransCanada Keystone XL pipeline bill when the new congress comes back to session, later this month. Republicans, now, have a majority in the Senate while maintaining control of the House, since the midterm elections. The GOP vow to take up the KXL legislation as soon as they return from their Winter break. #VetoKXL #NoKXL #IdleNoMore For more [...]

ETV WeeklyNews: July 21, 2014

July 28, 2014 // 2 Comments

  ETV WeeklyNews: July 21, 2014 -Reporters: Ken Gale, Peter Rugh, John P. Duffy, Jr. -Ocean Surface Temperature Data Getting Better BUT……(0:27 – 2:40) -Environmental Influencing Legislation Update: Citizen’s United, McCutcheon,…(2:42 – 3:45) -Feds Ask For New Indian Point Earthquake Study…(3:47 – 5:56) -Why Is Worse US Nuclear Disaster Not remembered?….(5:58 – 7:47) -The Detroit Water Crisis….(7:50 – 29:28) -Which Country Is The Most Energy Efficient?…(29:34 – 30:22) -Obama Opens Eastern US Coast To Energy [...]

ETV WeeklyNews: June 23, 2014

June 28, 2014 // 0 Comments

  THIS WEEK’S ORDER OF TOPICS: -A Hope for NYC’s Green Spaces (0:35 – 3:14) -Creative Little Garden’s History (3:20 – 5:00) -Wildlife Going Extinct Faster Than Before (5:02 – 6:31) -Anthrax Release Inside Federal Facility-Georgia (6:32 – 8:10) -Report on NYC Council Hearing: Failing Infrastructure-Gas, Steam and Water with Mayor’s recent Report (8:12 – 12:48) -Abandoned Oil Wells Increase Pollution Numbers (12:50 – 13:38) -UN Calls For More Investment in Sustainable Energy (13:40 – 14:28) -NYS Fracking Moratorium Passes [...]

XL DISSENT: America’s Youth Protest Against The Keystone XL Pipeline

March 8, 2014 // 1 Comment

XL DISSENT: America’s Youth Protest Against The Keystone XL Pipeline On Sunday, March 2, 2014, a group of young people called XL Dissent organized a march from Georgetown University to Lafayette Park, which is opposite the White House, to register their opposition to the possible approval of the Keystone XL Pipeline. Going into more depth than the NEWS BRIEF, this video gives voice to President Obama,  Secretary of State John Kerry, as well as, the young people participating in this action. They include: Ben Thompson of Students for a Just and Stable Future, Hannah Berkowitz, a [...]