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The Largest Corporate Power Grab You’ve Never Heard Of

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a secretive trade agreement between 12 countries on the Pacific Rim that could massively boost corporate power at the expense of our climate and environment, human and workers’ rights, sovereignty and democracy. We’re standing with millions of people across the world urging world leaders to publish the text of the TPP as it stands now, and reject efforts to fast-track this agreement in the United States Congress.

January 08 2013

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22:08
The first-ever Greenland expedition relying on crowd
source funding aims to answer the 'burning question':
How much does wildfire and industrial soot darken
the ice, increasing melt?

October 28 2012

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A soon-to-be-released Cato Institute report purports to be an "addendum" to a 2009 federal summary of climate change impacts but discounts the science in the original

October 08 2012

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13:53
Earlier this week, President Islam Karimov of Uzbekistan indicated that efforts by Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan to build hydroelectric power stations on rivers that flowed into Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan could “spark war.”
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Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang obviously had China in mind when he warned recently that tensions over water resources are not only threatening economic growth but presenting a source of conflict.

August 29 2012

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BURLINGTON, Kan. — Drought conditions are draining a reservoir used to cool the Wolf Creek Nuclear Power Plant, but officials of the eastern Kansas plant say there are no worries about safety or the ability to provide electricity to customers.
Drought raises concern about Kansas nuclear plant | Wichita Eagle

July 28 2012

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new research to be published in a forthcoming issue of Psychological Science has found a link between the endorsement of conspiracy theories and the rejection of established facts about climate science.

July 14 2012

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In response to the concerns of more than 150,000 people, a growing number of corporations have ended their support of the climate change-denying Heartland Institute, costing Heartland more than $1,000,000. Check out our progress below and then add your voice to push Heartland’s remaining corporate supporters to pull their support immediately!

June 29 2012

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09:32
Use the form below to add your name to our open letter to Pfizer -- which you can read to the left -- calling for the company to drop its funding for the Heartland Institute, an organization of active climate denialists.

May 31 2012

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07:30

Some of America's top companies are spending heavily to block action on climate change or discredit climate science, despite public commitments to sustainable and green values, a new report has found.

An analysis of 28 Standard & Poor 500 publicly traded companies by researchers from the Union of Concerned Scientists exposed a sharp disconnect in some cases between PR message and less visible activities, with companies quietly lobbying against climate policy or funding groups which work to discredit climate science.

Top US companies shelling out to block action on climate change | Environment | guardian.co.uk

May 30 2012

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15:32
The Heartland Institute claims that the "most prominent advocates of global warming" are "murderers, tyrants, and madmen" like Ted Kaczynski, Charles Manson, and Osama Bin Laden. Any corporation that cares about climate change needs to stop funding Heartland immediately.  

May 22 2012

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In response to the concerns of more than 150,000 people, a growing number of corporations have ended their support of the climate change-denying Heartland Institute, costing Heartland more than $800,000. Check out our progress below and then add your voice to push Heartland’s remaining corporate supporters to pull their support immediately!

May 21 2012

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19:44

A review has cleared the scientist Peter Gleick of forging any documents in his expose of the rightwing Heartland Institute's strategy and finances, the Guardian has learned.

Gleick's sting on Heartland brought unwelcome scrutiny to the organisation's efforts to block action on climate change, and prompted a walk-out of corporate donors that has created uncertainty about its financial future.

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A review has cleared the scientist Peter Gleick of forging any documents in his expose of the rightwing Heartland Institute's strategy and finances, the Guardian has learned.

Gleick's sting on Heartland brought unwelcome scrutiny to the organisation's efforts to block action on climate change, and prompted a walk-out of corporate donors that has created uncertainty about its financial future.

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Over the last few weeks, Heartland has lost at least $825,000 in expected funds for 2012, or more than 35% of the funds its planned to raise from corporate donors, according to the campaign group Forecast the Facts, which is pushing companies to boycott the organisation.

May 11 2012

surveyork
21:20
The Australian National University has released a series of abusive and threatening emails which were sent to its climate change scientists.
FOI emails reveal threats to climate scientists - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
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