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Standing Rock- What You Can Do

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 […]

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Videos on Pipeline Protests

History of Standing Rock protests.  Video saying protest continues. NoDAPL: The Fight Lives On Big Oil may get their pipeline, but the push for environmental activism is getting bigger and louder.#NoDAPL lives on. Posted by Fusion on Friday, February 17, 2017  

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Video Saying Protests Work

video saying protests work

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Scary Video of Dangers of Pipelines

Fusion video on oil and gas pipeline accidents.

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March for Immigrants Saturday Feb. 4 at 11 am Boulder

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Bioneers Boulder Today-Great Talks On Nature & Eco-Social Solutions

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 […]

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WIldlife and Wildlands Photo Contest

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

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Bill to Sell Off Public Lands Is Stopped for Now

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politicians, hunters, and recreationists,  the bad bill by Chaffetz to sell off 3.3 million acres of public lands was withdrawn.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. […]

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Trees Make Us Healthier, Smarter, and Happier

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.  

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People write letters to trees and get responses!

When the city gave email addresses to individual trees, students wrote letters and got responses.   Atlantic article

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