All News Articles for 2016-05-10

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
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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Targeting Big Pharma Price Gouging, Sanders Backs California Ballot Fight
'It is no surprise that the pharmaceutical industry has already dedicated $50 million to defeat this ballot initiative. Their greed has no end.'
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Ahead of Methodist Divestment Vote, Clinton Denounces BDS Movement (Again)
Meanwhile, in a 'clearly political' escalation, Israel on Tuesday refused to issue a travel permit to BDS movement co-founder Omar Barghouti
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Nigeria Oil Well Protest Spotlights 'Destroyed Livelihoods and Betrayed Hopes'
'The time has come to make fossil fuels history and give our environment and peoples a chance to recover from decades of unrelenting oil pollution.'
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Farm Workers Sue Over Labor Rights in Landmark Case for 'Dignity and Humanity'
"It's a shame for New York that in 2016, a holdover, racist policy from the Jim Crow era prevents prevents farm workers from organizing to improve their brutal work conditions."
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First Nation Wins Historic Victory Over Mammoth Coal Export Terminal
US Army Corps of Engineers denies permit for proposed Cherry Point terminal, which would have been the largest in North America
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New Polling Shows Sanders, Not Clinton, Most Formidable Against Trump
Surveys have repeatedly found Bernie Sanders beating the presumptive GOP nominee by a larger margin than Hillary Clinton.
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'Warning for the World': Five Pacific Islands Officially Lost to Rising Seas
The event is the first official confirmation of what the future could be under climate change, researchers say
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'On Borrowed Time': Human Activity Puts One in Five Plant Species at Risk of Extinction
Habitat loss from agriculture and deforestation is a leading threat to world's plants
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