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Kate Beale

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Rights for Nature: In PA's Coal Region, A Radical Approach to Conservation Takes Root

(20) Comments | Posted January 2, 2009 | 2:35 PM

In the Schuylkill Region's Tamaqua Borough, located roughly halfway between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh in the heart of Pennsylvania's Coal Region, an idea which has long lingered on the far fringes of the environmental movement has apparently taken root. In September, 2006, the borough became the first U.S. municipality to recognize...

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IMDb Ratings Reveal Attitudes Towards The Election, Race

(12) Comments | Posted December 1, 2008 | 4:05 PM

In the wake of the historic election of Barack Obama, Americans are preparing for and adjusting to the idea of black president in a distinctly American way.

IMDb's MOVIEmeter ratings, based on the consumer behavior of millions of IMDb users, reveal that directly following the election, viewers flocked...

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