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Activists attended a forum on proposed climate and environmental legislation for New York City.
"We find that a solid majority of Catholics think global warming is happening (70 percent)."
Labor, climate, and community activists met to turn the passion of the People's Climate March into a movement.
The Newark-based farm will take the space currently being occupied by an abandoned steel factory, with the first phase of operations there to begin later this year.
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Science & Environment
The fires from the derailment in Fayette County continued to burn Tuesday morning, and emergency shelters for hundreds of people who had to evacuate after the derailment remain open.
Geoengineering was once considered a fringe idea, but in these climatically desperate times some are arguing for desperate measures.
In the world of capitalism, King Coal, and the law, things don't always go as the people might expect.
"Had these companies shared the information they knew about the dangers of asbestos, countless lives would have been saved."
"You're talking about potentially changing weather and climate. You don't want to do that without as good an understanding as you can possibly have."
Millions more acres would be declared "wilderness," enjoying the highest level of protection possible for public lands, effectively preserving the area and its ecosystem.
Eric A. Gordon
CPUSA Religion Commission
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