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09.21 Google is investing $3.3B to build clean data centers in Europe

09.21 Why Prescription Drugs Cost So Much More in America

09.21 The Health Care Industry Poses an Existential Threat to the Middle Class

09.21 California and 23 other states sue Trump to stop ban on auto emissions standards [“Stupid is as Trump does”, to paraphrase Forrest Gump]

09.21 Google signs up to $2bn wind and solar investment

09.20 US and Canada have lost three billion birds since 1970

09.19 Slimy lakes and dead dogs: climate crisis has brought the season of toxic algae

09.19 Tap water contaminants linked with 100,000 cancer cases, US study finds

09.19 Virginia governor sets renewable energy goal of 100 percent by 2050

09.19 Johns Hopkins, McCormick ink solar energy deal with Constellation

09.19 We're losing species at shocking rates – so why is conservation failing?

09.18 'Terrifying' New Climate Models Warn of 6-7°C of Warming by 2100 If Emissions Not Slashed

09.17 New Report Details 10 'Critical Transitions' to Tackle the Climate Crisis and Feed the World

09.16 Common pesticide makes migrating birds anorexic [Neonicotinoids, again...]

09.16 ACT plans far-reaching electrification of vehicles and homes in drive to reduce emissions

09.16 'Like a sunburn on your lungs': how does the climate crisis impact health? [Important]

09.16 $1m a minute: the farming subsidies destroying the world [Important]

09.15 German Study: Alarming Levels of Dangerous Plastics in Children's Bodies

09.15 Sea levels may rise more rapidly due to Greenland ice melt

09.15 The world has a third pole – and it's melting quickly

09.14 Not Just the Bees, First-of-Its-Kind Study Shows Neonics May Be Killing Birds Too [A GESTALT: Like happened at Boeing, deregulation has displaced scientific and engineering professionalism in many companies and governments to focus on profits/economics almost exclusively. But after similar failure of scientific rigor, die-off reports of bees, worms and sea-life, generally, there must be a moritorium on production, sale and use of all potentially dangerous chemicals!]

09.13 Trump Rollback of Key EPA Water Protection Rule Denounced as 'Callous' and 'Immoral' Giveaway to Big Polluters

09.13 Worms fail to thrive in soil containing microplastics – study

09.13 Dolphins in Channel carry 'toxic cocktail' of chemicals [What is safe to eat?]

09.11 How Can We Address Climate Change Through Agriculture? [3:43 video]

09.11 New solar tech could revolutionise electricity production

09.11 'It can kill you in seconds': the deadly algae on Brittany's beaches

09.10 How to look after your mental health

09.10 Who’s Ready for the Electric Moped Moment? [Uses car lanes instead of sidewalks!]

09.09 The Climate Investment That Promises 400 Percent Returns

09.09 Suicide rates are rising across the US, especially in rural areas

News Media Matters

09.19 Ocasio-Cortez accuses NY Times of 'dripping condescension'

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US Politics, Policy & 'Culture'

09.20 Sanders Vows, If Elected, to Pursue Criminal Charges Against Fossil Fuel CEOs for Knowingly 'Destroying the Planet'

09.20 Elizabeth Warren’s Crusade Against Corruption

09.20 Summits, Strikes, and Climate Change

09.20 Los Angeles: Why tens of thousands of people sleep rough

09.20 Al Gore: Changing light bulbs is important, but not as important as changing laws [7:42 video]

09.20  Covering Climate Now: The sinking class: the New Yorkers left to fight the climate crisis alone

09.20 Thunberg is right. Congress is ignoring science – and that includes Democrats [Quid pro quo (as yet legal bribery) dominance of government must end!]

09.20 Iowa: progressives to the fore as Sanders and Warren attend 'people's forum'

09.19 Matt Drudge: Democratic nomination is Elizabeth Warren's to lose

09.18 Why Trump Can’t Learn: An Educated Guess by a Veteran Teacher [Might dyslexia explain the Republican party, generally?]

09.18 'Heartless and Unconscionable': Outrage as General Motors Cuts Off Healthcare for 50,000 Striking Workers [Hideous corporate behavior putting 50,000 families at greater health and bankruptcy risk.]

09.18 Whole Foods Will Cut Health-Care Benefits for Nearly 2,000 Employees [Hideous corporate behavior putting 2,000 families at greater health and bankruptcy risk.]

Justice Matters

09.18 The Big American Bribery Scandal Isn't Felicity Huffman's $15,000

09.14 NY AG uncovers $1 billion in Sackler family wire transfers amid opioid probe: report

High Crimes vs. Human Rights

09.21 New Study Documents Depleted Uranium Impacts on Children in Iraq

Economics & Corrupt Capitalism

09.20 Money Is the Oxygen on Which the Fire of Global Warming Burns

09.19 For the sake of life on Earth, we must put a limit on wealth

International & Futurism

09.21 Trump is a walking, talking national security liability [“Stupid is as Trump does”, to paraphrase Forrest Gump]

09.21 Climate strikes: hoax photo accusing Australian protesters of leaving rubbish behind goes viral [Right-wing “humor”]

09.21 This isn't extinction, it's extermination: the people killing nature know what they're doing

09.20 US dials back Iran rhetoric and seeks 'peaceful resolution' over Saudi attack [Let us give thanks to unknown agents for sanity]

09.20 Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates [1:32 video of marchs | 2:51 student performance video]

09.19 The climate crisis isn’t just causing extreme weather. It’s fuelling extreme politics, too

09.19 Greta Thunberg: ‘We are ignoring natural climate solutions’ [3:41 video]

09.19 Climate strikes around the globe Sep. 20 & 27 led by youth – 3,500 events, 117 countries

09.19 'We're losing the race': UN secretary general calls climate change an 'emergency' [15:49 video]

09.18 If the world ran on sun, it wouldn’t fight over oil [1:45 video]

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IF U.S. IMPLEMENTS ANY OF THESE SYSTEMS, WE'D SAVE A $TRILLION EVERY YEAR!

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