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Inevitable Welfare Reform & European Rabbits

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340 million rabbits are raised for food every year in Europe. The European Parliament seems to think that implementing certain welfare measures will “make life better” for rabbits who are considered nothing more than economic commodities. But welfare measures are never for the sake of the animals. News Sticky

2016 Democracy Reform Ballot Initiatives Roundup

Sightline Daily

This election, voters in nine states and one province saw a total of 17 democracy reform initiatives on their ballots. Four of these proposed reforms The tallies from Cascadia and beyond.

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The need for proper land reform

Green (Living) Review

But that would simply have to go hand in hand with the land reform itself. The dachas in Russia are but one but a prime example for this.

From Prisoner to Prison Reformer, Waylon Lewis with Fleet Maull.

Elephant Journal

H.R. 1029, EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act of 2015

Environmental Economics

The CBO doesn't think that implementing the changes propossed by this legislation would cost very much: H.R. 1029 would require the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to make various changes related to the qualifications of members serving on the Science Advisory Board (SAB) and to expand disclosure requirements for members of the board.

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4 Steps to Healthier Healthcare.

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Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Health & Wellness Los Angeles New York CDC health care healthcare healthcare reform interstate health insurance medical care medicine obamacare pharmaceuticalsIf these four steps could be implemented, the state of.

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Moby Calls for Water Reform to Fight California Drought

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Five Steps Toward a Brighter Water Future for California

Conservancy Talk

Expedite groundwater reform: Groundwater accounts for one-third of the state’s water supply in normal years and more than 60% in times of drought.

Top #5 Wicked Problems the World Desperately Needs to Solve.

Elephant Journal

We are faced with countless wicked problems in the world—problems so severe and so complex that finding answers almost seems impossible.

Who Funds Seattle’s Political Candidates?

Sightline Daily

Democracy Election Reform Honest Elections Seattle Money in politics SeattleFurthermore, the Big Money Zones are the city’s most privileged.

Nature’s Climate Solutions

Conservancy Talk

Climate change is one of the most pressing challenges facing our planet today. Together these efforts have reduced deforestation in Pará by 70%.

Top Campaign Contributors: Hillary Clinton vs. Bernie Sanders. {Infographic}

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When the Darkness of Tragedy Compromises our Faith in Humanity.

Elephant Journal

Prescription for REAL Healthcare Reform – Book Review

Green (Living) Review

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Welfare reform reinforces growing class prejudice reminiscent of Victorian era

Green (Living) Review

It is clear that the derogatory term ‘chav’ remains in popular usage. The full report can be viewed at [link]. Source: University of Sheffield.

“Gas Taxes and Oil Subsidies: Time for Reform”

Environmental Economics

Many emerging market countries have taken advantage of the last year of falling oil prices to implement such reforms. Jeffrey Frankel at Econbrowser : World oil prices have been highly volatile during the last decade. Over the past year they have fallen more than 50%. Should we root for prices to go up, down, or stay the same? the mumbling?):

Enneagram Personalities: The Challenger, The Harmonizer & The Reformer.

Elephant Journal

Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today challenger Enneagram harmonizer personality reformerGroups 8, 9 and 1 relate to the body. The body types are associated with anger, with this emotion influencing the personality of those.

Fairtrade Foundation response to CAP reform statements

Green (Living) Review

Aurelie Walker, the Fairtrade Foundation’s Trade Policy Advisor, said: ‘Caroline Spelman’s speech today suggesting the Common Agriculture Policy is ‘morally wrong’ for ‘undercutting producers in developing countries’ represents a potentially significant watershed in attempts to produce meaningful reform of Europe’s €55 billion subsidy regime.

How Money Gets into Our Politicians’ Pockets

Sightline Daily

Up until a 1989 reform act , candidates were able to legally use leftover campaign money for anything—and many used it as a retirement cushion.

Ofgem calls for energy system reform

Green (Living) Review

"A commitment to radically reform the energy system must be a significant element of all the political party manifestos." "We need better regulation to protect consumers and the planet by ensuring that billions of pounds are invested in slashing energy waste, boosting the green power sector and safeguarding security of supply.

9 Ways we can Process Tragedy in the Community.

Elephant Journal

We don’t spend enough time talking about how to digest the tragedy—how to heal and how to not become filled with hatred and fear.

Where Co-Dependency Ends, from a Reformed Co-Dependent.

Elephant Journal

When I’ve been trampled on, I had to pull up my big girl pants that have made me feel grossly.

Professional bodies unite in concern over proposed planning reforms

Green (Living) Review

Six bodies representing a range of environmental professions have united in a joint letter to planning Minister, Greg Clarke MP, expressing their concern over the current planning reform proposals from Government. A copy of the letter can be found via the following link: [link].

"Grimm-Cassidy Bill Seeks to Gut Biggert Waters Flood Insurance Reforms"

Environmental Economics

Rachel Cleetus: In an extraordinary turnabout, House members seem set to abandon bedrock principles of fiscal conservatism by voting on a bill to undermine the Biggert-Waters flood insurance reforms. To pay for this costly provision, the bill also imposes a surcharge on all policyholders regardless of their true flood risk (see section 6).

Pissed About Brock Turner’s Early Release? Here are 5 Ways to Be the Change.

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Jailed Pussy Riot Member to Start NGO for Prison Reform

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Nadezhda "Nadya" Tolokonnikova, a member of the feminist punk band Pussy Riot is starting a non-governmental organization (NGO) for prison reform.

Scalia's Jokes Mask Reality Too Many of Our Leaders Shield.

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Skip to Main Content Area. Contact Us. News Feeds. Podcasts. Privacy Policy. RSS Feeds. Volunteer. Optional Member Code. Sign up. Reports Lisa Graves. Mary Bottari. Brendan Fischer. Rebekah Wilce. Harriet Rowan. Contributing Writers Beau Hodai. Jill Richardson. Wendell Potter. Will Dooling. Take Action. Latest News. Media Video Archive. CoalSwarm.

U.S. Seeks To Reform Mining Laws

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A 137-year old law is expected to be reformed by Congress is the near future. mining laws. Environment

Giant Panda Habitat Threatened by Forest Reform

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Obscene bonuses show need for fundamental reform of banking sector

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Responding to the recent announcement that JP Morgan Chase paid out $26.9 Banks are meant to support society, but instead taxpayers' support guarantees that whatever happens to the economy banks will continue to pay gigantic bonuses. I do not think that much can be added to what Brendan Barber has said above.

Government planning reform must lead to green, safe and prosperous future

Green (Living) Review

A greener and fairer planning system must be at the heart of reforms reported to be published next week says Friends of the Earth. Planning reform is expected to form a prominent part of the Government's Decentralisation and Localism Bill.

Sierra Club calls for Ex-Im bank reform

Sierra Club Compass

Some Congressional Republicans believe that the bank should be abolished, while many others on both sides of the aisle believe it needs real reform. The Sierra Club believes that Congress should continue to push the Bank to reform its energy sector lending. jobs, promote competitiveness, and advance our national interests. trillion.

Loose lips sink ships follow-up

Environmental Economics

Yes, there are challenges on the right -- skepticism about climate science and about tax reform -- but those are surmountable with time and effort. Yes, there are challenges on the right — skepticism about climate science and about tax reform — but those are surmountable with time and effort. Where do we even begin? "  

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COP18: We Must Reform Fracking to Limit Environmental Impact.

Sierra Club Compass

New Report: Look Before the LNG Leap » COP18: We Must Reform Fracking to Limit Environmental Impact. But with fracking, and the environmental concerns that come along with this, they are now focusing on getting the process of extracting shale gas reformed to limit these impacts. Compass. moves from coal to renewables. TrackBack.

Poisoned Chalice: California rate design reform and its consequences for rooftop solar, efficiency, and conservation

Sierra Club Compass

"   Sure enough, that intense pressure has begun. First off, what does a fixed charge mean for your average customer bill? 

Proposed Soda Tax to Fund Obama Health Care Reform

Green Living Ideas

The Obama administration has proposed a sin tax on sodas to pay for health care reform. Proposed Soda Tax to Fund Obama Health Care Reform. Sumptuary or sin taxes are common on alcohol and cigarettes, but do sugary sodas fall into this same category? Supporters [.] Post from: Green Living Ideas. Related Posts.

Proposed Soda Tax to Fund Obama Health Care Reform

Green Living Ideas

The Obama administration has proposed a sin tax on sodas to pay for health care reform. Proposed Soda Tax to Fund Obama Health Care Reform. Sumptuary or sin taxes are common on alcohol and cigarettes, but do sugary sodas fall into this same category? Supporters [.] Post from: Green Living Ideas. Related Posts.

WATCH: Bill Nye Explains Climate Change With Emoji

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Nye continues his quest for climate change reform Read More The post WATCH: Bill Nye Explains Climate Change With Emoji appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Flight of the Libtard.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Equal Rights Funny college fees democrats equal rights liberal libtard marriage equality moonbat online insults prison reform pro-choice twitter trolls us election 2016Now that the election is over, I still get called a libtard by many angry tweeters. And they are correct.

Researchers Say Eat Less Meat to Slow Climate Change

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Although significant reforms Read More The post Researchers Say Eat Less Meat to Slow Climate Change appeared first on Ecorazzi.