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Environmental Activists

More Than 900 Environmental Advocates Slain In Past Decade

The Associated Press | DENIS D. GRAY | Posted 04.14.2014 | Green

BANGKOK (AP) — As head of his village, Prajob Naowa-opas battled to save his community in central Thailand from the illegal dumping of toxic waste b...

PHOTOS: A Brief History Of Environmental Activism

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 04.22.2013 | Green

April 22 marks the 43rd observance of Earth Day in the United States. Organized by Sen. Gaylord Nelson (D-Wis.), the first Earth Day in 1970 saw an es...

WATCH: Fox News Host Compares Student Activists To 'Radical Islamists'

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.06.2013 | College

Fox News host Greg Gutfeld compared college students pushing for fossil fuel divestment at their universities to "radical Islamists" on Tuesday and br...

Living in a Tree for a Year, This Is Miranda Gibson's Story

Andrew Dudley | Posted 02.10.2013 | Green
Andrew Dudley

A year ago this week 30 year old Miranda Gibson climbed a Eucalyptus tree in the Southern forests of Tasmania, South West Australia and hasn't touched the ground since.

The Environment Is Dead: Long Live Mother Nature

Raffi Cavoukian | Posted 07.22.2012 | Green
Raffi Cavoukian

The environmental movement failed to change the way we look at the world and our place in it. Nature became "the environment": a reductionist term devoid of relationship. And environmentalism itself became divisive.

Facebook Spam Program Catches Innocent Users

AP | By KEVIN BEGOS | Posted 10.20.2011 | Technology

PITTSBURGH -- Facebook has sent notes of apology and is changing automated systems that blocked environmental activists and other people from posting ...

Gas Drilling, Politics, and Irony

Andrew Reinbach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andrew Reinbach

Right now, the natural gas business shows every sign of being in a late-stage bubble, and as everybody now knows, when bubbles inevitably pop, they take a lot of companies with them.