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Walter Hang, Stopping Dominion’s Pipeline Through New York State

Today we’re getting an urgent and timely update on the fight to stop the Dominion New Market fracked gas pipeline by Walter Hang from Toxics Targeting. ACTION STEP: Visit Toxic Targeting Alerts Walter has been actively working to stop fracking and fossil fuel projects in New York. Why? Because he wants to know, if existing spills and…

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This Week’s News

Today’s moon waxes gibbous – just over half full – or half empty, depending on how you look at it.  Could that be an apt metaphor for the rest of life?  Temperatures continue to fluctuate in extremes.  Trees in downtown Ithaca are budding while Cayuga inlet has frozen back up, leaving waterbirds to float far…

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This Week’s News

Turning toward the natural world, we seem to be pinwheeling through some drastic temperature changes.  It’s difficult not to succumb to the joy of a warm sunny day, even though we are all, in the back of our minds, wondering if our animal and plant friends can cope with these bouts of unusually warm weather.…

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This Week’s News

Anniversaries Feb. 13th 1837 Flour Riot  Feb. 16th 1916 Emma Goldman arrested for lecturing about Birth Control  Feb. 17th 1975 Activists Occupy Planned Nuclear Site, WIN!   The Quechua people have suffered for decades on the front-lines of the mineral extraction industry.  Renata Flores Rivera says QUOTE “It’s a project called ‘Las juventudes tambien hablamos…

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This Week’s News

In conversation : Seattle Grand Jury Resisters on Wikipedia Petition : DROP CHARGES AGAINST BRENNON – HE HAS NOT COMMITTED ANY CRIME! Anniversaries: Feb. 6th 1961 Civil Rights Jail-in Movement Begins Feb. 8th 1968 Orangeburg Massacre Feb. 11th 1978 The Longest Walk Continental News: NoDAPL: By Shelly Neuman The Standing Rock Sioux Water Protectors and…

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This Week’s Eco-Defense Radio News

Last night’s clear, sharp, cold, and crisp sky revealed more stars than we’ve seen all year. That will change as the moon starts to grow fuller and brighter again. Good afternoon, and welcome to Eco-Defense Radio. Today’s news brings updates on pipeline resistance of the Standing Rock Sioux, as well as actions in solidarity with…

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This Week’s Eco-Defense Radio News

This morning we awoke to a winter wonderland, snow draped on branches – new textures to explore and all of yesterday’s procrastinations buried with new tasks, clearing our paths, sending cancellation announcements, and making tea… preparing for the upcoming new moon. Today’s news brings updates on Standing Rock – a decision to close the camp…

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