ACT Donate to the legal defense: waterprotectorlegal.org & freshetcollective.org and the Tribes: standingrock.org & standwithstandingrock.net/donate Take a Pledge: Move Money Out of DAPL Banks Write to DAPL banks, move your money out of DAPL banks and get your city to move its money out of DAPL banks. Because of protestors, Seattle will move its accounts out […]
History of Standing Rock protests. Video saying protest continues.
Fusion video on oil and gas pipeline accidents.
Today Feb. 4, near Colorado and 47th. Last night they talked about ways that we can get off the couch and try different approaches to helping, building community, saving the earth, risking being uncomfortable,….. there are many ways. We can try many paths and there are many people who will support us. Also, we get […]
The Defenders of Wildlife photo contest is going on now thru 3-24-17 with prizes up to a $ 1000 gift certificate. Photos should be of wildlife or wildlife habitat. Wild lands must be natural and in North America. Animals must be wild and listed or proposed for listing as threatened or endangered. Details
After protests by environmentalists, politicians, hunters, and recreationists, the bad bill by Chaffetz to sell off 3.3 million acres of public lands was withdrawn. But the Republican Congress already made it easier to sell off lands by pretending they are worthless by forbidding the Congressional Budget Office from considering the income from the public lands. […]
Alex Hutchinson in the New Yorker recounts “How Trees Calm Us Down“. People recover faster when they can see trees. They do better on tests after a walk by trees. Seeing them thru a window or even a picture of a tree can help.