UK government to force Internet content blocking

Green (Living) Review

So-called extremist websites are also in the cross hairs of the government''s gun sight and we can take a sure bet that many survivalist sites and such like will also be considered and affected.

UK government plans for ancient woodlands get the axe

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) It is a great relief to learn from the Independent that Ex-Environment Secretary Owen Paterson''s proposed biodiversity offsetting scheme has been dropped by the Government. Britain UK UK government woodlands

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From Paris: Government Leaders Emphasize Protecting Nature

Conservancy Talk

At the forum, thousands of government, business and civil society leaders gathered to find land-use solutions for the climate, people and the environment. Of course this work will only succeed when coupled with strong governance and protection of remaining forests. Mark R.

Government as footpads – Denmark

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The right-conservative government of Denmark is trying to do everything possible to deter refugees and migrants from coming into the country. The Minister for Justice and Immigration, Søren Pind, has this kind of highway robbery defended recently on government television stating that the income from those confiscations shall used as a part contribution to cover the expenses incurred by accommodating and feeding the refugees.

What You Really Need to Know about the Government.

Elephant Journal

They are the government, and local government is the public sector entity that holds the greatest impact over the. Animal Rights (Vegan, Pets, Wildlife) Denver Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today animals compassion government Public Service right livelihood serviceThey are not glamorous or well paid.

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Canadian Government Downgrades The Humpback Whale


The Canadian government has removed the North Pacific humpback whale from the “threatened” species list.

Is Syriza the first Green government in Europe?

Green Blog

When I say that Syriza’s victory is in a sense the first Green government in Europe, it’s obviously not just Greens. A Green Government? Having said that, there is a remarkable extent to which Syriza is in practice a Green government. The sound system was playing Bella Ciao.

Freedom and government are opposites

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Peace and freedom comes about when nation states and governments are abolished and when people are allowed and empowered to be their own masters, their own sovereigns. You cannot be free while being governed at the same time.

Government cannot grant you a thing

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Government cannot grant you a thing. What has been done, however, by governments, with all those bills of rights, basic laws and constitutions is limiting your rights that are yours by right to what they decide you can have and what not. Governments create an illusion for the people by creating documents such as bills of rights, etc., that those rights are for the governments to give. We don't need a new government, we need a new system.

Government bought authors?

Green (Living) Review

At the same time, in both cases, the authors stated that wind and solar are dead-end technologies requiring permanent government subsidies without being able to provide for the needs. To make claims that wind and solar are dead-end technologies requiring permanent government subsidies without being able to provide for the needs are not only very spurious and misleading but are, in fact, extremely dangerous for us and the Planet.

UK government pledges bold ambition for electric cars

Green (Living) Review

Government reaffirms UK’s commitment for almost all cars and vans to be zero emission by 2050 at Paris COP21 conference. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) On December 3, 2015, the UK government has continued to lead global efforts to cut vehicle emissions at the international climate conference in Paris. However, maybe I must spell it out for the government agencies and NGOs.

Government council cuts are punishing the most vulnerable

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Mass scale cuts to council budgets will lead to the death of local government and heap punishment on the most vulnerable, as ministers announce a further 2.9 austerity Austerity Britain Britain British government government UK UK government

Governments Spend $1.4 Billion Per Day to Destabilize Climate

Green Blog

When governments actually subsidize their use, they take the distortion even further. All together, governments are shelling out nearly $1.4 The government of Iran spent the most on promoting fossil fuel consumption in 2010, doling out $81 billion in subsidies.

Government Shutdown: Can Nature Be a Part of the Solution?

Conservancy Talk

The federal government shutdown is having a very real impact on the nation’s lands and waters — perhaps most visibly through the closure of the 400-plus national parks. The sad truth is that the impact of the government shutdown goes deeper than park closures. Government Relations.

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Can Government Save the Economy by Injecting Money into our Bank Accounts?

Elephant Journal

There is increasing dissatisfaction across the globe with the incompetency, corruption and malpractice of the interdependent finance sector.

The Mouse That Swallowed the Elephant: How Israel Governs America.

Elephant Journal

Israel exercises an unusually strong influence on American Middle East policy through the 2nd strongest lobby and through provoking the ire of the world through its abuses of Palestinians in the Occupied Territories.

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Largest LEED Platinum Government Building Opens in Dubai

Green Prophet

A Dubai neighborhood that is undergoing a dedicated urban densification plan, Al Quoz may have recently welcomed the first “largest LEED Platinum Government Building,” but it won’t be the last to claim this distinction.

U.S. Government Steps Up to Protect Bees


government is joining the United Nations to pass legislation protecting this vulnerable species. Government Steps Up to Protect Bees appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Trash selfies to shame Tunisia’s government

Green Prophet

Social media has again proved to be a powerful tool in Tunisia , where a group of people started a Facebook page that turns the ubiquitous ‘selfie’ into an opportunity to express disgust with the country’s stinking trash problem.

Charlie Sheen Slams Danish Government for Whale Slaughter


Read More The post Charlie Sheen Slams Danish Government for Whale Slaughter appeared first on Ecorazzi. Film and television celebrity, Charlie Sheen has criticized Danish authorities for the arrests of fourteen Sea Shepherd activists.

Children need more brainwashing time, says government

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The British government wants children “learning” in school from 8am to 6pm or thereabouts and also have less vacation time. Yes, we must; the Minister and the government. And thus the government clamors for a longer school day and shorter and less vacation time. government control brainwashing public school government indoctrination

Obama signs executive order to cut government’s greenhouse gas emissions by 40 percent, increase use of renewable energy

Green Blog

US President Barack Obama has signed an executive order to cut the federal government’s carbon pollution emissions by 40 percent by 2025. Alongside of this, the share of renewable energy used by the federal government will increase to 25 percent.

Government Watchdog Says Climate Change and Weird Weather.

Mother Jones

Government Watchdog Says Climate Change and Weird Weather Will Cost Big Bucks. The federal government is not well positioned to address the fiscal exposure presented by climate change, and needs a government wide strategic approach with strong leadership to manage related risks.

Astonishing Move By UK Government to Control Buzzards

10,000 Birds

A UK government department had announced funding for a research project into the ‘Management of Buzzards to Protect Pheasant poults’ (poults are young Pheasants being reared specifically to be released for shooting). A cause for celebration one would be forgiven for thinking but not apparently for the government and its industry lobbyists and paymasters.

Former NSA contractor develops font designed to combat government snooping

Green (Living) Review

Mun created the font as a response to increasing government incursions on privacy. “I email security fonts GCHQ government surveillance mail security NSA security spying by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Sang Mun is a former contractor for the NSA.

Australian Government set to seize money from citizens bank accounts

Green (Living) Review

The banking industry believes the Government's changes to inactive bank accounts legislation is just revenue raising. " Mr Munchenburg says three years seems an arbitrary time limit as the Government failed to consult the industry on the change.

Don't confuse smaller government with more efficient government

Environmental Economics

Lawmakers say they are making government more efficient without endangering the environment or public health and emphasize that their changes have nothing to do with the Dan River spill. It seems that they are simply trying to reduce the size of government, cut income taxes and increase private sector profitability

Government Slaughterhouse Rises as Cool Art Space in Morocco

Green Prophet

A disused government-owned slaughterhouse in Casablanca that ceased to operate in 2000 now hosts art exhibitions, music shows, film screenings and other cultural activities run by La Fabrique Culturelle.

Government warned over green economy plans as UK emissions rise

Green (Living) Review

Commenting on provisional Government figures released today showing a 2.8 "The Government has repeatedly promised to build a low-carbon economy to tackle climate change and insulate us all from yo-yoing fuel prices, but the Treasury refuses to lay the foundations or pay for the bricks. "If the Government is going to get serious on climate change it must accept the Climate Change Committee's advice in full and set tougher targets for cutting UK emissions.

Schwarzenegger’s ‘Governator’ Crime-Fighting Cartoon Axed?


In light of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s recent family issues, production on his “Governator&# cartoon has been suspended – if not killed outright.


Green (Living) Review

The UK government''s ''zero waste'' economy objective is highly desirable but unrealistic. In its latest report, CIWEM challenges government to ensure that everyone takes responsibility for waste – not just the waste management sector. Advocating that this is not solely an issue for the waste management industry, the report encourages to Government to ask more from businesses, who currently have full authority to supply products with no environmental responsibility for their impact.

Breaking: Kids earn Right to sue Government, Frackers & Fossil Fuel Industry.

Elephant Journal

A group of youths in Oregon just won the right to hold the government and the fossil fuels industry responsible for greenhouse gas emissions and environmental pollution.

German Internet users will HAVE to buy government approved modem

Green (Living) Review

The German government apparently, as the Deutsche Telekom is a government agency, hopes for a huge income this way and the total control of the Internet via a state business. It would appear that, aside from wanting to get extra income, the Germany government with this move is intent on controlling the in formation that citizens can access on the Web. Internet control government control Internet freedom All other modems will no longer be legal to be used.

Getting to Effective Climate Change Governance

Green (Living) Review

The Worldwatch Institute discusses the characteristics of governance that can be most effective in facing the converging environmental crises of the future Washington, D.C. When a crisis develops, what sort of governance is best? contributing authors deliberate over what qualities of governance will be the most effective as we endure the planet''s long future struggle with environmental crises.

Government Trojan in use in Britain?

Green (Living) Review

Not that that, in fact, surprises me, the fact that the UK government, as well as and especially security services and police, employing such a device.

Israeli Government Officials Prepare to Paint the Knesset Green

Green Prophet

The day will be observed by five parliamentary Knesset committees , as well as several members of Knesset (including Dov Khenin) , government officials, and heads of Israeli environmental organizations.

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Would the NRA support this government funded field experiment?

Environmental Economics

From the InDecision blog ("the new blog set up by and for younger researchers in the field of judgment and decision-making psychology"): This week in our interview series is Richard H. Thaler, Ralph and Dorothy Keller Distinguished Service Professor of Behavioural Science and Economics at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business. A research project I wish I had done…  My phd thesis was on the value of saving a life.

Cities, Biodiversity and Governance: Perspectives and Challenges of the Implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity at the City Level

The Green Changemakers

City governments can contribute more to implementing the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), as the 2010 target to reduce the rate of biodiversity loss set by governments during the World Summit on Sustainable Development in 2002 is not being achieved.

US government its tyrannical behavior

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The government of the United States of America, always ranting and raving against tyrants, unless they suit its aims, uses tyrannical tactics itself as regards to WikiLeaks supporters, for instance. Recently the US government subpoenaed Twitter to obtain the data of all WikiLeaks supporters, that is to say, followers, on Twitter.

The greenest government ever; methinks not

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Con-Dem coalition of Cameron and Clegg claimed that it was (going to be) the greenest British government ever, but nothing could be further from the truth than that. Let's have a look at the sorry tale of the 'greenest' government to-date: 1. We do not need a new government, we need a new system.