2013: Ground Zero for Fracking

(Crossposted at Huffington Post) This November, against all odds, the town of Longmont, Colorado, passed the first Fracking ban in Colorado. This ballot initiative was necessary because when the city council passed a ban in the summer, ‘Democratic’ Governor Hickenlooper threatened to sue the city to overturn it. Hickenlooper has sided with the Oil and […]

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Kiribati planning entire Island nation relocation

The first national relocation plan is being developed on the atoll island nation of Kiribati. From the Huffington Post: Kiribati President Anote Tong told The Associated Press on Friday that his Cabinet this week endorsed a plan to buy nearly 6,000 acres on Fiji’s main island, Viti Levu. He said the fertile land, being sold […]

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