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I'm a Bernie Backer and I Refuse to Support Hillary
I used to think that the Democrats were the good guys and the Republicans were the bad guys. That's why I've only ever been registered and identified as a Democrat. The Democratic Party is the party of social justice that looks out for the less fortunate, right? The party of the middle class,...
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Clinton’s Transition Team: A Corporate Presidency Foretold
Like other Bernie Sanders delegates in Philadelphia a few weeks ago, I kept hearing about the crucial need to close ranks behind Hillary Clinton. “Unity” was the watchword. But Clinton has reaffirmed her unity with corporate America. Rhetoric aside, Clinton is showing her solidarity with the...
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New Clinton Transition Head Has Some TPP ‘Splainin To Do
Hillary Clinton has appointed Former Colorado Sen. Ken Salazar, a big supporter of TPP, to lead her transition team, should she be elected President. Politico has more, in Clinton campaign transition chief has pushed for TPP : The new chairman of Hillary Clinton’s transition team has been an...
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Clinton Transition Team Headed by Anti-Climate 'Powerbroker'
Ken Salazar has previously claimed "there's not a single case where hydraulic fracking has created an environmental problem for anyone"
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NASA Study Nails Fracking as Source of Massive Methane 'Hot Spot'
The 2,500-square mile plume is said to be the largest concentration of the potent greenhouse gas in the country
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A man from Dimock, Pa., holds up a jug of brown-colored tap water in front of an EPA building. News
EPA's Own Advisory Board Demands Revision of Deeply Flawed Fracking Report
Panel of independent scientists tells EPA to revise report that said fracking did not have "widespread, systemic impacts" on drinking water
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Lakewood Colorado BLM fossil fuel auction protest May 2016 News
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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Colorado Readies for 'All Out War' as Anti-Fracking Measures Advance to Ballot
Citizen-led efforts to override the government and fossil fuel industry could be devastating for Big Oil in the state
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Fight Over Fracking Heats Up at the Democratic Convention
On Wednesday, POLITICO hosted a panel on energy at the Democratic Convention in Philadelphia sponsored by the American Petroleum Institute, a trade association of the oil and gas industry. The group, whose members include EXXONMobil, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, BP, and Shell, lobbies against federal...
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As Major Parties Embrace Fracking, Report Shows Natural Gas 'Bridge to Climate Disaster'
'Currently planned gas production expansion in Appalachia would make meeting U.S. climate goals impossible,' says Oil Change International
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