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Did Federal Agents Spy on Offshore Oil Lease Protesters in New Orleans?
Back in March, hundreds of protesters descended on the Superdome in New Orleans to disrupt a federal auction for new Gulf of Mexico oil and gas leases. They waved signs, carried banners and chanted "Shut it down!" and "the Gulf is not for profit!" The action was part of the international Keep It in...
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FOIA Request Probes Extent of Government Spying on Climate Protesters
The Intercept revealed last month that federal agents went undercover at a fossil fuel auction protest
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Damning Probe Finds EPA 'Turning Blind Eye' to Toxic Chemical Cocktails
Despite the EPA's claims, information on dangerous synergistic effects is publicly available. In fact, the agro-giants collected it themselves.
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Historic Petition Demands Obama 'Turn Off the Carbon Pollution Spigot'
Hundreds of groups deliver petition that warns the 'clock is ticking' on climate and urges government to end all fossil fuel leases on public lands
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Current US Mining Leases Will Produce Dirty Fuels 'Far Beyond' Paris Climate Target
'These projections show that there is already more public fossil fuel under lease to last well beyond the point at which it can be safely burned.'
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California Oil Spill Leaves 'Gooey Mess'—And a Reminder of Big Oil's Dangers
'It is distressing to once again see this kind of devastation visited upon a sensitive location'
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Say What? Judge Says Feds Lack Authority to Regulate Fracking on Public Lands
Wyoming judge strikes down Obama administration's fracking rule
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Groups to TransCanada: Take This $15 Billion Voided Check and Shove It
Canadian pipeline company TransCanada is expected to officially file its $15 billion KXL claim under NAFTA provisions on Friday
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EPA Using Industry-Funded Research to Determine if Glyphosate Causes Cancer
A since-deleted analysis posted the agency's website shows it is relying on unpublished reports from groups linked to biochem industry
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Groups to Obama: Declare Climate Emergency, Ban Crude Oil Exports
"The president has the legal authority to reverse the terrible mistake he made in approving the end to the longstanding ban on crude exports."
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