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Manning River Times
Gloucester’s latest fightdo in response to EIS’s. “There is no faith and trust in the integrity of gove
Gloucester’s latest fight
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
do in response to EIS’s. “There is no faith and trust in the integrity of government and the processes around mining and resource extraction,” Ms Lyford says. “We have minister who sees communities, like us, Bulga, and elsewhere, as fodder. We... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers investigate environmental movements and neoliberalismorganizations, have been marked by a resurgence in environmental movements that
Researchers investigate environmental movements and neoliberalism
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
organizations, have been marked by a resurgence in environmental movements that more aggressively resist natural resource extraction, according to two University of Kansas (KU) researchers. "Environmental protestors are now being taken... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Githu Tells Lawyers to Ensure African Resources Contribute to a Strong Economic Futureongoing exploration of various minerals in the region has raised the expectatio
Githu Tells Lawyers to Ensure African Resources Contribute to a Strong Economic Future
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
ongoing exploration of various minerals in the region has raised the expectation of host communities and governments that resource extraction will result into wealth creation, reduced budget deficit and improve the conditions of the local... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Scott Anderson's "How the Arab World Came Apart:" It's Not Islam; It's the Economy, Genius!and headed by indigenous collaborators working hand in glove with the colonists
Scott Anderson's "How the Arab World Came Apart:" It's Not Islam; It's the Economy, Genius!
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
and headed by indigenous collaborators working hand in glove with the colonists. The chief goal of such invasion is resource extraction -- wealth transfers for purposes of enriching the colonizers. Western colonization of Arabia began in... Read more
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The Atlantic
When Parks Were Radicaltake much of his thinking for granted while rarely acknowledging the fact that,
When Parks Were Radical
The Atlantic / Posted 12 days ago
take much of his thinking for granted while rarely acknowledging the fact that, through industrial agricultural practices, resource extraction, and atmospheric monkeying, we have landscaped the entire world to suit our needs. Every square inch of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt, FAO Ink U.S.$ 3.1 Million Community-Based Forestry Management ProjectIt is aimed at addressing the underlying needs of degradation of dry land fores
Govt, FAO Ink U.S.$ 3.1 Million Community-Based Forestry Management Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
It is aimed at addressing the underlying needs of degradation of dry land forest such as unsustainable and uncontrolled resource extraction, forest fire, increased population pressure and lack of adequate socioeconomic/livelihood... Read more
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CBC.ca
Whistler Blackcomb just the latest Canadian target of foreign cash: Don Pittisreally matter who owns your ski resort.Canadian predators Canadian companies w
Whistler Blackcomb just the latest Canadian target of foreign cash: Don Pittis
CBC.ca / Posted 18 days ago
really matter who owns your ski resort.Canadian predators Canadian companies with huge investments abroad, especially in resource extraction, are not very good corporate citizens and can have bad records on the environment and human rights,... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Officials criticize federal land plandevelopment in the state. The Bureau of Land Management’s plan released in Jul
Officials criticize federal land plan
Juneau Empire / Posted 19 days ago
development in the state. The Bureau of Land Management’s plan released in July designates 1.7 million acres for possible resource extraction, while recommending the other 4.8 acres of federal land remain closed to mining. It is scheduled to take... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Deadly Shade of Greenharassment and murder of human rights defenders, and for accountability for tho
Deadly Shade of Green
CommonDreams.org / Posted 19 days ago
harassment and murder of human rights defenders, and for accountability for those perpetrating attacks across the region. Resource extraction and development projects must begin only with meaningful, inclusive and participatory consent processes.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Amnesty International call for halt to B.C.’s Site C damthe Site C project become part of Canada’s inquiry into murdered and missing in
Amnesty International call for halt to B.C.’s Site C dam
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
the Site C project become part of Canada’s inquiry into murdered and missing indigenous women, examining the role of resource extraction in the increased risk of violence to women in northern communities. BC Hydro, the public utility... Read more
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CTV News
Amnesty International calls for halt to Site C damthe Site C project become part of Canada's inquiry into murdered and missing in
Amnesty International calls for halt to Site C dam
CTV News / Posted 19 days ago
the Site C project become part of Canada's inquiry into murdered and missing indigenous women, examining the role of resource extraction in the increased risk of violence to women in northern communities. B.C. Hydro, the public utility... Read more
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PollutionOnline
Living Organisms Take Up Uranium From Their Environmentof water quality conditions. This knowledge may help regulators better safeguar
Living Organisms Take Up Uranium From Their Environment
PollutionOnline / Posted 20 days ago
of water quality conditions. This knowledge may help regulators better safeguard the environment for conservation and resource extraction purposes. “In order to understand the risk of uranium toxicity to living organisms, scientists need to... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Camp Hale preservation part of effort to protect more public landsgorgeous, we need to protect these lands.” These lands need protection from a
Camp Hale preservation part of effort to protect more public lands
The Aspen Times / Posted 23 days ago
gorgeous, we need to protect these lands.” These lands need protection from a whole host of threats — from wildfire to resource extraction — but one of the greatest challenges they face is development, often in the form of privatization.... Read more
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The Aspen Times
| AspenTimes.comgorgeous, we need to protect these lands.” These lands need protection from a
| AspenTimes.com
The Aspen Times / Posted 23 days ago
gorgeous, we need to protect these lands.” These lands need protection from a whole host of threats — from wildfire to resource extraction — but one of the greatest challenges they face is development, often in the form of privatization.... Read more
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Vail Daily
Camp Hale preservation part of effort to protect more public landsgorgeous, we need to protect these lands.” These lands need protection from a
Camp Hale preservation part of effort to protect more public lands
Vail Daily / Posted 23 days ago
gorgeous, we need to protect these lands.” These lands need protection from a whole host of threats — from wildfire to resource extraction — but one of the greatest challenges they face is development, often in the form of privatization.... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Camp Hale preservation part of effort to protect more public landsgorgeous, we need to protect these lands.” These lands need protection from a
Camp Hale preservation part of effort to protect more public lands
Summit Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
gorgeous, we need to protect these lands.” These lands need protection from a whole host of threats — from wildfire to resource extraction — but one of the greatest challenges they face is development, often in the form of privatization.... Read more
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Quartz
The US government has approved the first private landing on the moonthe basis for a logistics and transportation platform for people who want to do
The US government has approved the first private landing on the moon
Quartz / Posted 25 days ago
the basis for a logistics and transportation platform for people who want to do business on the moon, whether for tourism, resource extraction, or developing technology to live in space. Looking at the boom in space commerce as akin to the boom in... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Camp Hale preservation part of effort to preserve more public landsgorgeous, we need to protect these lands.” These lands need protection from a
Camp Hale preservation part of effort to preserve more public lands
Summit Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
gorgeous, we need to protect these lands.” These lands need protection from a whole host of threats — from wildfire to resource extraction — but one of the greatest challenges they face is development, often in the form of privatization.... Read more
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Computer Business Review
What is a supply chain?raw materials to be transformed into a finished product. Any number of compani
What is a supply chain?
Computer Business Review / Posted 26 days ago
raw materials to be transformed into a finished product. Any number of companies can be involved in the supply chain, although it is typical for different companies to handle different activities such as resource extraction, manufacturing and sa... Read more
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The New Yorker
An Isolated Tribe Emerges from the Rain Forestsparked a furious controversy. “Walker and Hill play straight into the hands of
An Isolated Tribe Emerges from the Rain Forest
The New Yorker / Posted 26 days ago
sparked a furious controversy. “Walker and Hill play straight into the hands of those who want to open Amazonia up for resource extraction and ‘investment,’ ” Stephen Corry, the director of Survival International, wrote. “Let there be no doubt:... Read more
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United Nations Environment Programme
Worldwide Extraction of Materials Triples in Four Decades, Intensifying Climate Change and Air Pollutionpoverty. This deeply complex problem, one of humanity's biggest tests yet, call
Worldwide Extraction of Materials Triples in Four Decades, Intensifying Climate Change and Air Pollution
United Nations Environment Programme / Posted 30 days ago
poverty. This deeply complex problem, one of humanity's biggest tests yet, calls for a rethink of the governance of natural resource extraction to maximize its contribution to sustainable development at all levels." The information on material... Read more
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BC Local News
Armchair Book Club: Barkskinsdestruction of the natural world, and what humans are willing to do, or to sacr
Armchair Book Club: Barkskins
BC Local News / Posted a month ago
destruction of the natural world, and what humans are willing to do, or to sacrifice, to profit from it. Unsustainable resource extraction – to the detriment of locals – continues today. Just this week, three Mi’kmaq communities in the Gaspe... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Armchair Book Club: Barkskinsdestruction of the natural world, and what humans are willing to do, or to sacr
Armchair Book Club: Barkskins
Penticton Western News / Posted a month ago
destruction of the natural world, and what humans are willing to do, or to sacrifice, to profit from it. Unsustainable resource extraction – to the detriment of locals – continues today. Just this week, three Mi’kmaq communities in the Gaspe... Read more

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