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by Elmar Stellnberger

#FirePruitt: It's time to get Pruitt OUT of the EPA

Category: general,
Source: action,
Language: en,
Type:
new
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EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is corrupt climate denier and a racist bent on destroying the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency). He has said he wants to “get rid” of the agency he leads. His reckless abuse of authority is alarming even to some Congressional Republicans who generally support his agenda of turning our country over to corporate polluters.



USA: Save the Net Neutrality!

Category: general,
Source: action,
Language: en,
Type:
new
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The FCC (Federal Communications Commission) order allowing internet providers to slow down and block content at their choosing leaves the public without protections from corporate censorship, and leaves small businesses without the ability to compete with larger sites and services. The effects on free expression and innovation will be devastating.



Demonstration against Surveillance Package in Austria

Category: general,
Source: action,
Language: en,
Type:
new
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The Austrian secretary of the Interior Mr. Herbert Kickl wants to push the surveillance package through legislation which he used to object and criticise in the days when his party was in opposition. It comprises the deployment of a federal trojan horse malware, enlargened video surveillance including automatic facial recognition, traffic surveillance including an automatic license plate reader, a weakening of the privacy of correspondence and a whole lot more; demonstration at the Ballhausplatz 2 in front of the Federal Chancellery of the Republic of Austria.



Call Exxon to Account for Climate-Denying

Category: general,
Source: action,
Language: en,
Type:
new
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Over the last 50 years Exxon Mobile has spent millions to buy 2nd rated and non-scientists to lie about climate change. They have orchestrated a systematic conspiracy to promote climate denial and prevent action. Tell California´s Attorney General to move full steam ahead on investigations regarding Exxon´s climate deception campaign.



Stop the Bees from Dying

Category: general,
Source: action,
Language: en,
Type:
update
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The EU wants to abolish the three most harmful Neonicotinoides. However it needs to rely on its support from member states. Will Austria vote for a ban of these Neonicotinoides?