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It's Love for Coal, Not Workers as GOP Gives Miners 'Slap in the Face'
Democrats wage battle over short-term spending bill to fight for one year, not four months, of guaranteed healthcare
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Trump's Advisers Want to Privatize Native Lands for Big Energy: Reuters
Co-chairs of Native American Affairs Coalition say they want to 'take tribal land away from public treatment'
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Trump Expected to Name Anti-Worker Billionaire Wilbur Ross as Commerce Secretary
Ross 'might be the second-most complicated person in the administration to vet, behind the president-elect himself'
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Trump's "Open Mind" on Climate Denounced as Nothing but "Empty Rhetoric"
' Talk is cheap, and no one should believe Donald Trump means this until he acts upon it,' says head of Sierra Club
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Environmentalists Argue 'We Can Do Better' Than Washington Carbon Tax
"Washington has an amazing climate justice movement and a progressive tradition—it's a realistic place to win a better precedent."—Naomi Klein
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With Sights Set on COP22, Group Offers Roadmap for 'Fair Future' in Warming World
A sustainable solution to the climate crisis will also work to alleviate poverty and seek climate justice, says Friends of the Earth Germany
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Alliance of 600,000 British Doctors Calls for 'Imperative' Coal Phase-Out
Doing so would constitute 'double win for tackling the twin health threats of air pollution and climate change,' report states
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'We're Dying Like Flies': Sick, Retired Coal Miners Betrayed by GOP Senators
Right-wing senators are blocking bill that would provide pensions for retired workers suffering from years spent in coal mines
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Ken Bone, Online Sensation from Presidential Debate, Works for Coal Company Opposed to Climate Regulations
After Kenneth Bone asked a question about energy to presidential nominees Donald Trump and Secretary Hillary Clinton at the presidential town hall debate on October 9, he quickly became a viral internet sensation . That evening at Washington University in St. Louis, Bone asked, “What step will your...
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23 Arrested Protesting McAuliffe's "Stunning Lack of Political Courage" on Climate
Countering claims of powerlessness, demonstrators tell Virginia's Terry McAuliffe: "Governor, you can do your job"
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