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The Wilmington Star-News
GOGAS gets new ownerThere will be few visible changes in GOGAS, which was purchased by Winston-Sale
GOGAS gets new owner
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 hours ago
There will be few visible changes in GOGAS, which was purchased by Winston-Salem-based Quality Oil. The sale closed earlier this month for undisclosed terms. GOGAS will be part of Quality Plus, Quality Oil's gasoline and discount cigarette marketer... Read more
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Salon.com
The dangerous paradox of neoliberal environmentalism: Why global warming can’t be solved by the free market”On July 17, the White House announced that President Obama will visit Alaska v
The dangerous paradox of neoliberal environmentalism: Why global warming can’t be solved by the free market”
Salon.com / Posted 21 hours ago
On July 17, the White House announced that President Obama will visit Alaska visit at the end of August, attending a conference “to discuss how climate change is reshaping the Arctic” and what can be done about it. On Aug. 13, Obama released a video... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Point Hope resident worries about offshore drillingMy name is Earl Kingik and I am a member of the Native Village of Point Hope. I
Point Hope resident worries about offshore drilling
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 21 hours ago
My name is Earl Kingik and I am a member of the Native Village of Point Hope. I grew up in Point Hope and learned how to live off of the lands and waters that surrounded me. Now I teach the younger generations to practice our traditional ways. My... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Obama should see country rural Alaskans knowKotzebue — In this town rumors swirl worse than any tidal currents. Over the ye
Obama should see country rural Alaskans know
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted yesterday
Kotzebue — In this town rumors swirl worse than any tidal currents. Over the years I've heard that Seth Kantner took so-and-so's grandma's salmon out of her net, he steals crabs out of people's pots, and made another million off that little kids'... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
NDP candidate in it to win Foothills seatThe NDP candidate for the Foothills riding is as concerned about the price of o
NDP candidate in it to win Foothills seat
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 3 days ago
The NDP candidate for the Foothills riding is as concerned about the price of oil as any Albertan � in fact she is part of the oil and gas sector. Alison Thompson defends the role the oil industry can play for a greener planet. �I am not about... Read more
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Alaska Public
Climate change, not Arctic drilling, drives Obama trip to Alaska Whitehouse.gov video screenshot President Barack Obama is coming to Alaska l
Climate change, not Arctic drilling, drives Obama trip to Alaska
Alaska Public / Posted 4 days ago
Whitehouse.gov video screenshot President Barack Obama is coming to Alaska later this month. The White House released a video Thursday morning to explain why he will be the first... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Debate About Black Lives Matter Interrupting Bernie SandersIn “A Tough Weekend for Black Lives Matter,” I wrote about the members of the s
A Debate About Black Lives Matter Interrupting Bernie Sanders
The Atlantic / Posted 8 days ago
In “A Tough Weekend for Black Lives Matter,” I wrote about the members of the social justice movement who interrupted a Bernie Sanders rally in Seattle, drawing some boos from the crowd and ultimately causing the cancellation of the presidential... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The most important chart from the world economy this weekIn itself its good news of course. However it is the inevitable consequence of
The most important chart from the world economy this week
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
In itself its good news of course. However it is the inevitable consequence of numerous successive governments leaving the world's economies in tatters, with little hope of recovery. In fact, all we can do is hope. Action seems beyond us. Actually,... Read more
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Toronto Star
CNE always a bittersweet festival for the sensesBitter because the CNE ain’t what it used to be, back when your grandparents ma
CNE always a bittersweet festival for the senses
Toronto Star / Posted 9 days ago
Bitter because the CNE ain’t what it used to be, back when your grandparents marvelled at futuristic technology (an automatic clothes-washing machine!) in the expo pavilions, or when your parents lined up for free meals in the Food building, or when... Read more
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Salon.com
“When the people lead the leaders will follow”: Can activists reverse Obama’s disastrous Arctic drilling decision?President Obama’s historic Climate Action Plan, which was announced on Aug. 3,
“When the people lead the leaders will follow”: Can activists reverse Obama’s disastrous Arctic drilling decision?
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Obama’s historic Climate Action Plan, which was announced on Aug. 3, focuses on reducing carbon dioxide emissions from U.S. power plants 32 percent over the next 15 years, promising real leadership heading into the U.N.’s Climate Summit in... Read more
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Salon.com
Rachel Maddow blasts Obama over Arctic drilling: “The most ill-timed and awkward thing he’s done in a long time”Shell Oil received final approval to begin offshore drilling in the Arctic this
Rachel Maddow blasts Obama over Arctic drilling: “The most ill-timed and awkward thing he’s done in a long time”
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
Shell Oil received final approval to begin offshore drilling in the Arctic this week, and on last night’s edition of MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show,” Maddow explored the variety of awkward political situations the controversial decision has... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Falling gas prices good for drivers, bad for La. jobs“When it’s like this, I don’t really have a problem with actually going to work
Falling gas prices good for drivers, bad for La. jobs
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
“When it’s like this, I don’t really have a problem with actually going to work,” driver Pam Morrell said. Filling up at the pump has some drivers smiling. “With my Winn Dixie card, it’s even lower. I got 45 cents more off,” Morrell said. Gasoline... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Falling gas prices good for drivers, bad for La. jobs“When it’s like this, I don’t really have a problem with actually going to work
Falling gas prices good for drivers, bad for La. jobs
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
“When it’s like this, I don’t really have a problem with actually going to work,” driver Pam Morrell said. Filling up at the pump has some drivers smiling. “With my Winn Dixie card, it’s even lower. I got 45 cents more off,” Morrell said. Gasoline... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Falling gas prices good for drivers, bad for La. jobs“When it’s like this, I don’t really have a problem with actually going to work
Falling gas prices good for drivers, bad for La. jobs
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
“When it’s like this, I don’t really have a problem with actually going to work,” driver Pam Morrell said. Filling up at the pump has some drivers smiling. “With my Winn Dixie card, it’s even lower. I got 45 cents more off,” Morrell said. Gasoline... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Falling gas prices good for drivers, bad for La. jobs“When it’s like this, I don’t really have a problem with actually going to work
Falling gas prices good for drivers, bad for La. jobs
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
“When it’s like this, I don’t really have a problem with actually going to work,” driver Pam Morrell said. Filling up at the pump has some drivers smiling. “With my Winn Dixie card, it’s even lower. I got 45 cents more off,” Morrell said. Gasoline... Read more
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Alaska Public
Monday, August 17, 2015Alaska News Nightly: Shell Gets Final Approval To Drill Into Oil-Bearing Rock
Monday, August 17, 2015
Alaska Public / Posted 12 days ago
Alaska News Nightly: Shell Gets Final Approval To Drill Into Oil-Bearing Rock in the Chukchi John Ryan, KUCB – Unalaska The Interior Department gave final approval to Shell Oil to drill into oil-bearing rocks at the... Read more
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Alaska Public
Shell Gets Final Approval To Drill Into Oil-Bearing Rock in the Chukchi The Fennica and its yellow capping stack in Alaska’s Dutch Harbor on July 18.
Shell Gets Final Approval To Drill Into Oil-Bearing Rock in the Chukchi
Alaska Public / Posted 12 days ago
The Fennica and its yellow capping stack in Alaska’s Dutch Harbor on July 18. (KUCB/John Ryan photo) The Obama administration approved Arctic oil drilling Monday. The Interior... Read more
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Mashable
US gives Shell green light to drill oil in the Arctic for 1st time in 20 yearsWhat's This?The Polar Pioneer drilling rig sits docked at the Port of Seattle,
US gives Shell green light to drill oil in the Arctic for 1st time in 20 years
Mashable / Posted 12 days ago
What's This?The Polar Pioneer drilling rig sits docked at the Port of Seattle, Monday, May 18, 2015, in Seattle. Image: Ted S. Warren/Associated Press The federal government has given Royal Dutch Shell the final permit it needs to drill for oil in... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburbThe state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia,
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburb
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
The state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia, a 321-hectare precinct east of Parramatta's CBD. A new town will rise from the ashes of an industrial zone in western Sydney, the state government says, but it is not... Read more
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The Border Mail
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburbThe state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia,
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburb
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
The state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia, a 321-hectare precinct east of Parramatta's CBD. A new town will rise from the ashes of an industrial zone in western Sydney, the state government says, but it is not... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburbThe state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia,
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburb
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
The state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia, a 321-hectare precinct east of Parramatta's CBD. A new town will rise from the ashes of an industrial zone in western Sydney, the state government says, but it is not... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburbThe state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia,
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburb
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
The state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia, a 321-hectare precinct east of Parramatta's CBD. A new town will rise from the ashes of an industrial zone in western Sydney, the state government says, but it is not... Read more
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The Young Witness
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburbThe state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia,
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburb
The Young Witness / Posted 12 days ago
The state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia, a 321-hectare precinct east of Parramatta's CBD. A new town will rise from the ashes of an industrial zone in western Sydney, the state government says, but it is not... Read more
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Western Advocate
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburbThe state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia,
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburb
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
The state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia, a 321-hectare precinct east of Parramatta's CBD. A new town will rise from the ashes of an industrial zone in western Sydney, the state government says, but it is not... Read more
7 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburbThe state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia,
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburb
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
The state government wants to create a neighbourhood from scratch in Camellia, a 321-hectare precinct east of Parramatta's CBD. A new town will rise from the ashes of an industrial zone in western Sydney, the state government says, but it is not... Read more
7 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburbAn artist's impression of the Camellia town centre. A new town will rise from
Camellia's industrial wasteland set to bloom as riverside residential suburb
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
An artist's impression of the Camellia town centre. A new town will rise from the ashes of an industrial zone in western Sydney, the state government says, but it is not going to be easy. Planning Minister Rob Stokes has outlined a proposal to... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
7 Greenpeace activists fined for Portland icebreaker protest | News - Home The 3--day-old County Line 2 Fire has burned more than 36,000 a
7 Greenpeace activists fined for Portland icebreaker protest
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
| News - Home The 3--day-old County Line 2 Fire has burned more than 36,000 acres on the Warm Springs Indian Reservation and its continued growth and a windy cold front moving in has... Read more
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Business Wire
Unit Corporation Announces Election of New DirectorTULSA, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unit Corporation (NYSE: UNT) announced today tha
Unit Corporation Announces Election of New Director
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
TULSA, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unit Corporation (NYSE: UNT) announced today that a new independent director was elected to the Company’s Board of Directors at its recent board meeting held on August 11th in Tulsa. The newly elected director is Carla... Read more
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The Advocate
Oyster beds still recovering after storms, oil spillFor the first time in its 100-year-plus history, one of New Orleans’ biggest oy
Oyster beds still recovering after storms, oil spill
The Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
For the first time in its 100-year-plus history, one of New Orleans’ biggest oyster dealers has resorted to importing oysters to subsidize demand for the shellfish delicacy, which in recent years, dealers say, has become hard to harvest in the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Shell Oil accidentally spills hundreds of thousands of pounds of toxic gas in Deer ParkOn Sunday morning, hundreds of thousands of pounds of toxic gas were accidental
Shell Oil accidentally spills hundreds of thousands of pounds of toxic gas in Deer Park
Houston Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
On Sunday morning, hundreds of thousands of pounds of toxic gas were accidentally released from the Shell Oil facility in Deer Park. According to reports from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, 326,166 pounds of butadiene escaped through... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Coast Guard issues violations, fines for Greenpeace protest on Portland bridgeFive people who blocked a Shell Oil Co. ship from passing through Portland by s
Coast Guard issues violations, fines for Greenpeace protest on Portland bridge
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 17 days ago
Five people who blocked a Shell Oil Co. ship from passing through Portland by staging a protest on the St. Johns Bridge are facing $5,000 fines from the U.S. Coast Guard. A Coast Guard spokesman said five protesters, including three who dangled from... Read more
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KATU Portland
Five #ShellNo danglers, support staff fined $5K each over protestPORTLAND, Ore. -- Five GreenPeace activists have been cited after last month's
Five #ShellNo danglers, support staff fined $5K each over protest
KATU Portland / Posted 17 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Five GreenPeace activists have been cited after last month's protest at St. Johns Bridge in Portland. Thirteen people suspended themselves off the bridge with the help of support staff, in an attempt to block a Shell oil icebreaker... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Elmhurst for Aug. 7Battery Anna Phillips, 44, of the 3100 block of Scott Street, Franklin Park, w
Elmhurst for Aug. 7
My Suburban Life / Posted 17 days ago
Battery Anna Phillips, 44, of the 3100 block of Scott Street, Franklin Park, was charged at 7:45 p.m. July 18 with domestic battery at Extended Stay America Hotel, 550 W. Grand Ave. Burglary Eight dollars was reported stolen from a vehicle at 5:53... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari's Directive On Ogoniland Clean-Up Shows He Is President for AllShell oil spill at Goi, Ogoni Land, Niger Delta (file photo). The All Progress
Buhari's Directive On Ogoniland Clean-Up Shows He Is President for All
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Shell oil spill at Goi, Ogoni Land, Niger Delta (file photo). The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday said that the steps taken by President Muhammadu Buhari to fast-track the environmental clean-up of Ogoniland proved that he is a president... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Gives Hope With Ogoni Clean-Up, Says APCShell oil spill at Goi, Ogoni Land, Niger Delta (file photo). President Muhamm
Buhari Gives Hope With Ogoni Clean-Up, Says APC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Shell oil spill at Goi, Ogoni Land, Niger Delta (file photo). President Muhammadu Buhari's approval, on Aug. 5th 2015, of actions to fast-track the environmental clean-up of Ogoniland is undoubtedly one of the most significant decisions taken by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ogoniland Clean-Up Shows Buhari Is President for AllShell oil spill at Goi, Ogoni Land, Niger Delta (file photo). Lagos — The All
Ogoniland Clean-Up Shows Buhari Is President for All
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Shell oil spill at Goi, Ogoni Land, Niger Delta (file photo). Lagos — The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday said that the steps taken by President Muhammadu Buhari to fast-track the environmental clean-up of Ogoniland proved that he is a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari's Directive On Ogoniland Clean-Up Shows He Is President for All, Says APCShell oil spill at Goi, Ogoni Land, Niger Delta (file photo). The All Progress
Buhari's Directive On Ogoniland Clean-Up Shows He Is President for All, Says APC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Shell oil spill at Goi, Ogoni Land, Niger Delta (file photo). The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday said that the steps taken by President Muhammadu Buhari to fast-track the environmental clean-up of Ogoniland proved that he is a president... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fast-Tracking Environmental Clean-Up of OgonilandShell oil spill at Goi, Ogoni Land, Niger Delta (file photo). President Muhamm
Fast-Tracking Environmental Clean-Up of Ogoniland
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Shell oil spill at Goi, Ogoni Land, Niger Delta (file photo). President Muhammadu Buhari's approval, on Aug. 5th 2015, of actions to fast-track the environmental clean-up of Ogoniland is undoubtedly one of the most significant decisions taken by the... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Who’s in charge of our water supply store? Jim Johnson’s article in Tuesday’s Herald could not be any clearer: No one is
Who’s in charge of our water supply store?
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Jim Johnson’s article in Tuesday’s Herald could not be any clearer: No one is minding the store. The latest “revelation” concerning Geoscience’s consulting role, for Cal Am and CPUC, makes it obvious that... Read more
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The Columbian
Brunell: Arctic exploration not new, just saferRecently, activists paddled a flotilla of kayaks — made from petroleum products
Brunell: Arctic exploration not new, just safer
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
Recently, activists paddled a flotilla of kayaks — made from petroleum products — into the Seattle harbor in an attempt to blockade a Shell Oil offshore drilling platform destined for the Arctic. Then activists in Portland suspended themselves from... Read more
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Alaska Public
Port commission discusses Nome’s role in the future of Arctic shipping Nome’s role in the future of Arctic shipping was the main topic of discussion
Port commission discusses Nome’s role in the future of Arctic shipping
Alaska Public / Posted 19 days ago
Nome’s role in the future of Arctic shipping was the main topic of discussion at the most recent meeting of the Nome Port Commission. With the summer shipping season in full... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Calculating the costs of Greenpeace's Portland Shell Oil protestCost of the Shell Oil protest: Regarding "How much will the Greenpeace protest
Calculating the costs of Greenpeace's Portland Shell Oil protest
OregonLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
Cost of the Shell Oil protest: Regarding "How much will the Greenpeace protest this week cost taxpayers?" (Aug. 1): I assume that we can look forward to a follow-up article on the second page of The Oregonian titled, "Cost to taxpayers of actions by... Read more
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KMTR Eugene
#ShellNo protest cost ODOT $8,000 in overtimePORTLAND, Ore. -- The #ShellNo protest at Portland's St. Johns Bridge that capt
#ShellNo protest cost ODOT $8,000 in overtime
KMTR Eugene / Posted 21 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. -- The #ShellNo protest at Portland's St. Johns Bridge that captured international attention last month cost the Oregon Department of Transportation $8,000 in overtime. Thirteen Greenpeace demonstrators strung themselves off the... Read more
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KATU Portland
#ShellNo protest cost ODOT $8,000 in overtimePORTLAND, Ore. -- The #ShellNo protest at Portland's St. Johns Bridge that capt
#ShellNo protest cost ODOT $8,000 in overtime
KATU Portland / Posted 22 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. -- The #ShellNo protest at Portland's St. Johns Bridge that captured international attention last month cost the Oregon Department of Transportation $8,000 in overtime. Thirteen Greenpeace demonstrators strung themselves off the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is Rebellion Possible in this Country?Is rebellion possible in this country? Certainly there have been protests by A
Is Rebellion Possible in this Country?
Op-Ed News / Posted 23 days ago
Is rebellion possible in this country? Certainly there have been protests by African Americans against police and prosecutors-who mostly exonerate police who commit blatant murders of black and brown men, women even kids in all parts of this... Read more
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Alaska Public
Activists rappel off Oregon bridge to stop Shell icebreaker More than a dozen activists rappelled off the St. Johns Bridge in an effort t
Activists rappel off Oregon bridge to stop Shell icebreaker
Alaska Public / Posted 24 days ago
More than a dozen activists rappelled off the St. Johns Bridge in an effort to stop a Shell Oil Arctic icebreaker from leaving Portland. Greenpeace USA executive director Annie Leonard... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Northstar Targets Fund at $300MDENVER�Northstar Commercial Partners, a privately-held commercial real estate i
Northstar Targets Fund at $300M
GlobeSt.com / Posted 24 days ago
DENVER�Northstar Commercial Partners, a privately-held commercial real estate investment firm, has launched the Northstar Real Estate Opportunity Fund II, LLLP, a planned $300 million private equity fund focused on institutional as well as private... Read more
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OregonLive.com
U.S. Coast Guard did a poor job handling FlugtagFlugtag: Regarding "Eager for a view, boaters ended up sinking Flugtag," (Aug.
U.S. Coast Guard did a poor job handling Flugtag
OregonLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
Flugtag: Regarding "Eager for a view, boaters ended up sinking Flugtag," (Aug. 4): The premature end of Flugtag was unreasonable and unnecessary. Doesn't the Coast Guard have the responsibility of keeping the channel open? They could have halted the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Bridge-dangling protesters called attention to a serious problemThe protesters suspended under the St. Johns Bridge captured the city's attenti
Bridge-dangling protesters called attention to a serious problem
OregonLive.com / Posted 25 days ago
The protesters suspended under the St. Johns Bridge captured the city's attention. The men and women on ropes and in kayaks were part publicity spectacle, part functional human blockade. The public theater attracted supporters and critics, with... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Give the Shell Oil activists a little creditShell Oil protest: I would like to make a couple of points about the Greenpeace
Give the Shell Oil activists a little credit
OregonLive.com / Posted 25 days ago
Shell Oil protest: I would like to make a couple of points about the Greenpeace effort to stop or slow Shell's icebreaker from leaving port. First of all, don't blame them for the bridge closure. The law enforcement effort to remove the demonstrators... Read more
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