Alexei Navalny & the Anti-Corruption Movement in Russia

Green (Living) Review

Also what is being attempted in the Russian Federation has the same aim, namely to destabilize Russia and create there also one of those “colored” revolution, just like in the Ukraine and other places.

Russia’s 2014 Winter Olympics an Environmental Disaster


As Russia’s Black Sea resort of Sochi prepares to take the Winter Olympics torch from Vancouver, conservationists are calling the area an environmental disaster. Read More The post Russia’s 2014 Winter Olympics an Environmental Disaster appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Environment News Top News

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Anti-Putin Demonstrations in Russia

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) On Saturday, April 29, 2017 there were demonstrations in several Russian cities where, in all, a couple of hundred the protesters called for the President, Vladimir Putin, to leave office and not stand for another election.

From Russia with hoe

Green (Living) Review

Ploskorez Swage – Product Review Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) PLOSKOREZ SWAGE S, 1.30 m, Stainless Cultivator+Weeder Hoe Long Handle 1.3m.

Green Israeli Design for Russia’s Nikola-Lenivets Artist Community

Green Prophet

The Tel Aviv-based architecture studio Talmon Biran sent us images of their entry into a recent design competition for the Nikola-Lenivets artist community in Russia’s Kaluga region. Architecture & Urban art eco design green design Russia sustainable design

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Solstice Namaskar: 12 Ways of Looking at the Sun.

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Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) WAYLON: Today Only Yoga asana ashtanga golden eternity invocation magic pagan photography ritual Russia sadhana song singing Summer Solstice surya trataka vinyasa Vinyasa Krama When you sing, your soul is singing. Rabbinic proverb.

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Russia Issues A Ban On Polar Bear Hunting


Here’s some good news folks: Russia has officially banned the hunting of polar bears… at least for this year. The move is a response to an animal activist group “ The Polar Bear Programme &# which has close ties to Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.

Russia Gives Puppy to France to Honor Killed Police Dog


Russia has offered to send an Alsatian puppy to France as a tribute to the police dog who was killed during a raid linked to the Paris attacks. The brave pooch Read More The post Russia Gives Puppy to France to Honor Killed Police Dog appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Russia’s Ban on Harp Seal Skin Imports a Big Hit to Canadian Seal Hunt


All signs point to the end of the Canadian seal hunt. The European Union’s (EU) ban of seal product imports in 2009 was a big step, and Canada has unsuccessfully Read More. Animals Causes Featured News bill-maher ellen degeneres kesha

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Russia Using Captive Orcas at Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics


Read More The post Russia Using Captive Orcas at Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics appeared first on Ecorazzi. First SeaWorld, now Sochi 2014. See what you can do to prevent the use of captive orcas for profit at the Winter Olympics. Animals Causes News Top News Sochi 2014

These are the Enemy Targets of the U.S. and Russian Air Strikes. {Video}

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"Russia insists its air campaign is intended to target the Islamic State group and others it describes as “terrorists."". Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights WAYLON: Today Only air strikes civilian casualties compassion humanity Russia Syria terrorist

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Turkish Girl “Pirate” Jailed in Russia’s Arctic Prison Over Oil

Green Prophet

International involvement is welcome because Russia clearly does not understand the importance of Greenpeace in the modern, environmental dialogue. The fall out by the eco community worldwide could be a disaster for Russia who so wants to belong to the modern, developing world.

Worry over proposal to make psychiatry a law-enforcement tool – again – in Russia

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) A bill that would allow compulsory psychiatric treatment has human rights defenders drawing parallels with Soviet practices seems to be on the table again in Russia, according to BBC Monitoring. Not anything new in Russia, whether the Soviet Union or before.

Polar Bears on Hunting Quota won't be hunted this year in Russia. Thanks Vladimir Putin


Polar bears are classified as endangered but there was still a small quota of 29 bears a year each allowed to be hunted by both the US and Russia to allow for indigenous practice.

Russia suspends import and use of American GM corn (maize) after study reveals cancer risk

Green (Living) Review

Russia's consumer-rights watchdog said it has suspended the import and use of a genetically engineered corn made by Monsanto Co. Other nations could well follow Russia's decision in what would be a severe blow to companies selling biotech food. by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Russian Federation will no longer import Monsanto's genetically engineered corn due to the recent French study which is linking breast cancer and organ damage to a GMO diet.

Russia issues temporary ban on beef from New Zealand

Green (Living) Review

Moscow introduced the measure in 2014 in response to sanctions imposed by the US, EU and their allies over Russia’s alleged role in the Ukraine crisis.

Jon Stewart on the GOP vs. Russia or Iran: “Maybe Obama’s not the Problem.”

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Insta-Classic: For more. And more. And a summation of where we’re at. Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Funny Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only

Birding Russia on the Fly

10,000 Birds

Petersburg, Russia. Trips Europe Russia Joseph Chiera is a Masters student in Animal Behavior and Conservation at Hunter College in NYC and a “somewhat newbie” to birding. After taking an ornithology course last year, he was hooked and spends most of his free time birding or reading birding blogs. Between finishing one graduate program and beginning another, he embarked on a whirlwind tour of Europe. Of course, birding was on the itinerary! First was an awesome stay in Iceland.

Christmas around the World; Russia

Green Home Blog

Christmas around the World; Russia. In the early 1990s, when we spoke of Russia, we meant the vast, eastern European stronghold of nations from Lithuania in the far northwest to Kyrgyzstan (Kirghiz) in the far southeast.

Russia is Shrinking

Eco Friendly Daily

Russia in the early 1990s hit its population high of 148 million people. With a bleak future, Russia knows the reasons for this problem, but few solutions have been put into place to reject the grim future for their numbers. This gives Russia a population decrease of 20%.

Summer Solstice Creativity!

Elephant Journal

You are the way light finds expression. You are a prism cut as nobody else is cut.

Persian leopards set to make roaring comeback in Russia's Western Caucasus

Green (Living) Review

The animals are expected to become the founders of a new population of Persian leopards in Russia as part of an ambitious programme to bring the animal back to a region it once roamed in abundance.

Crows Vandalize Cars in Russia

10,000 Birds

Bizarre. And also, I imagine, fun. Asides

Gliding Through the Dark (& Dropping Bombs): The Night Witches. ~ Emine Dilek

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Adventure Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights WAYLON: Today Only bombs bravery female soldiers fighter planes germany heroine nazis pilots Russia Second World War Soviet Union war witches World War II WWII They had to fly in the dark, without parachutes, guns, radios or radar, only maps and compasses.

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Greenpeace activists arrested at gunpoint in the Russian Arctic

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Greenpeace activists could face terrorism or piracy charges, Russian official say

Green Blog

“This is the clear detention of people against their will,” said Vladimir Chuprov, head of the energy department at Greenpeace Russia. Business & Politics Arctic drilling Gazprom Greenpeace greenpeacebuzz Russia SaveTheArctic

Russia and the North Pole

Eco Friendly Daily

Russia was in the market for land and they had their eyes on the North Pole. The current internationally recognized territory owners in the Arctic Circle are Canada, the United States, Denmark, and Russia. There is some speculation that Russia’s conquest to claim new areas is not over.

Surviving Russia: Marmot’s Lead Now Tour.

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Adventure Boulder Green Health & Wellness catharsis fitness jon glassberg louder than eleven marmot mens journal paige claassen Russia tour triangular lake womens world banking My name is Jon Glassberg and I own a production company called Louder Than Eleven. I make movies about climbing and adventure based out of Boulder, Colorado.

Canadian Figure Skater Wins Silver and Inspires Vegans Everywhere


Canadian vegan Meagan Duhamel just won a silver medal in team figure skating at this month''s Olympic games in Sochi, Russia. Read More The post Canadian Figure Skater Wins Silver and Inspires Vegans Everywhere appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Russians want a return of the family estates

Green (Living) Review

Russia and many of its politicians seem to understand what those in the West don''t. Dacha system Anastasia villages food security Russia

Climate Wars by Gwynne Dyer

Green Blog

Scenario 2, Russia 2019: The Colder War. The oil and gas revealed beneath the melting North Pole and the new trade routes opening between fewer and fewer icebergs does not lead to war between Russia and the USA.

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US and UK banning the use of Kaspersky anti-virus

Green (Living) Review

anti-virus computer security computers IT IT security politics Russia Russian Federation Russophobiaby Michael Smith (Veshengro) Not only the government agencies are on the bandwagon, even Barclay's Bank is advising its customers who got it free via the Bank to stop using it.

Vanishing Ice Leads To Russia-Norway Agreement

Eco Friendly Daily

James Nixey, the manager of the Russia and Eurasia Program for Chatham House, stated: “The potential economic benefits are enormous.” As the world warms, the Arctic Ocean loses much of its sea ice coverage.

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WATCH: Russian Zoo Tiger Befriends Goat


A Siberian tiger in Russia’s Primorsky Safari Park has befriended a goat — who was originally intended as his meal. Unlikely BFFs! Proving that the animal kingdom can be as surprising Read More The post WATCH: Russian Zoo Tiger Befriends Goat appeared first on Ecorazzi.

10 Banned Foods That Every American Should Stop Eating. {Infographic}

Elephant Journal

I mean even China, Russia and […]. Oh America, you are indeed the land of the free and home to the brave, but somewhere along the way we have also become the land of GMO’s, bio-engineered food and ADHD-inducing dyes. How have we managed to let this crap slip through the cracks for so long? Food Green Health & Wellness Banned Foods dr. mercola Dyes gmos preservatives

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From Russia With Birds: The World’s Biggest Owl, “Zombie” Pigeons

10,000 Birds

Today’s post includes two such stories, brought all the way to you from Russia. In the hardcore “news” department, scientists from the United States and Russia have managed a successful study of the foraging and nesting habits of Blakiston’s Fish Owl , the largest owl on the planet and one of the rarest. On the other side of Russia, in Moscow to be specific, other birds seem to be in danger, but for an entirely different reason.

Russia Sends Animals to Space for One Month Experiment


Russia is in the midst of an experiment to see how various lifeforms react in space. Read More The post Russia Sends Animals to Space for One Month Experiment appeared first on Ecorazzi.

WATCH: Meteorites Crash Into Russia Causing Explosions and Injuries


Earlier today a meteor shower crashed into Russia causing explosions, hundreds of injuries, and the evacuation of schools and businesses in the area. Read More The post WATCH: Meteorites Crash Into Russia Causing Explosions and Injuries appeared first on Ecorazzi.

#LoveAlwaysWins Video Shines Spotlight on Russia’s Anti-Gay Law. {Video}

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) WAYLON: Today Only Z ADMIN Entertainment & Culture Featured Today Z ADMIN Love Featured Today #LoveAlwaysWins gay rights olympics Russia As a blogger, I receive many, many suggestions and tips from others on writing topics, but this is the first time I''ve personally felt truly honored to have been contacted.

Maritime Nuclear Energy May Still Be Worthwhile – To a Point

Green Prophet

Energy environment Japan nuclear nuclear radiation Russia United StatesRussian nuclear icebreaker 50 Years of Victory : Can spend many months at sea.