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Trump Pulls U.S. out of Paris Climate Accord
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Trump Pulls U.S. out of Paris Climate Accord

  President Donald Trump continues to unravel significant accomplishments of his predecessor President Barack Obama, a man Trump claims was not born in the United States; therefore, did not have the right to be president. President Trump announced on Thursday the United States was withdrawing from the Paris Climate Accord whose goal is to fight climate change by cutting greenhouse […]

African Americans consider global warming a major threat
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Poll: we see global warming as a major threat

  by Frederick H. Lowe Two-thirds of African Americans believe global warming is a serious issue, ranking it as one of four major challenges facing the black community. Crime, economics and education rank as the most-serious issues and 60% of African Americans include global warming fourth on that list, according to a poll of 800 randomly selected African Americans taken […]

"If we lose some of these big-bodied animals that are threatened with extinction today, we lose a lot more than those animals, we lose the entire ecosystems of which they are part," says Anthony Barnosky. (Credit: Ray Morris/Flickr)
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Elephant loss could change landscape forever

  by Robert Sanders University of California at Berkeley The disappearance of elephants and other large land animals could have a devastating and permanent effect on plants and animals they live with, say researchers. When they analyzed large animal, or megafauna, extinctions in the Americas since humans moved in about 15,000 years ago, they discovered long-lasting changes in the local […]

Turn the Green Movement Brown – A Call to Action from Green 2.0
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Turn the Green Movement Brown – A Call to Action from Green 2.0

By Khalil Abdullah, (New America Media) WASHINGTON, DC – Robert Raben, founder of an influential public relations and government affairs firm, The Raben Group, recalled the moment about a year ago that kicked his personal commitment to expand diversity within the environmental movement into high gear. Speaking to a standing-room-only briefing at the National Press Club recently, he told how […]