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Another Reason to Keep It in the Ground: Shell Spills 90,000 Gallons of Oil Into the Gulf of Mexico
In case you needed another reason to join the movement to keep fossil fuels in the ground, Shell Oil is here to give you one. Yesterday, the company spilled nearly 90,000 gallons of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana.
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Dangerous New Normal as 400 ppm Carbon Baseline Expected Within Days
Australian Greens deputy leader Larissa Waters said the landmark 'should act as a global wake-up call'
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Hottest March on Record as Earth Keeps Hurtling Past Temperature Milestones
Data from Japan Meteorological Agency 'is a reminder of how perilously close we now are to permanently crossing into dangerous territory'
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Why the Major Media Marginalize Sanders
“Bernie did well last weekend but he can’t possibly win the nomination,” a friend told me for what seemed like the thousandth time, attaching an article from the Washington Post that shows how far behind Bernie remains in delegates. Wait a minute. Last Tuesday, Sanders won 78 percent of the vote in...
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To Secure Climate Legacy, say Groups, Obama Must End Offshore Drilling Leases
'We’re calling on the president to honor his climate change pledges and end future fossil fuel leasing from all federal offshore areas.'
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As Sanders Surges, Cable News Runs Prison Reality Show, Jesus Documentary
Over the past week, Bernie Sanders racked up six wins out of seven primary contests, winning 92 delegates more than his rival Hillary Clinton to chip into her pledged delegate lead. While not an existential shift in the race, the momentum has changed in Sanders’ favor, especially since he won the...
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No, CNN, the States Sanders Won This Weekend Weren’t ‘Largely White and Rural’
After Bernie Sanders overwhelmingly won the Democratic caucuses in Alaska, Hawaii and Washington state, CNN ‘s Chris Moody ( 3/28/16 ) observed: These caucus states—largely white and rural—are the type of places Sanders traditionally does well. In order to win the nomination, he must replicate this...
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Bernie Sanders Just Trounced Hillary Clinton in Three of the Ten Most Diverse States in America
The overwhelming majority of the voting data accumulated thus far in the Democratic primaries contradicts the media narrative suggesting Bernie Sanders doesn’t perform well in states with diverse populations. While the fact that Sanders yesterday swept “Western Saturday” (with votes in Alaska,...
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Easter Rebellion: Three States Give Bernie Sanders Landslide Victories
MADISON — The Sanders campaign came to Madison, Wisconsin on Saturday with a wind at its back. Sander swept Alaska, Washington State and Hawaii with huge margins, even though the political establishment in those states overwhelmingly supported his primary opponent Hillary Clinton. Call it an Easter...
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Like Obama in 2008, Sanders Seeking Superdelegate Switcharoos
"You can't win like we won this past weekend and how we intend to continue to do well in these nominating contests and not expect superdelegates to take a second look."
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