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Global Warming Costs Mount

Hottest September Worldwide, insurance costs of climate change, Global Warming Costs Mount by Krista Camenzind

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A Watershed Runs Through You

The struggle to bring back endangered salmon draws one community into a new commitment to the well-being of its watershed

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A Canoe In Singing Waters

A Canoe in Singing Waters by Elizabeth Grossman, dam removal in Wisconsin

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Young People And Their Watershed

Catskill Watershed Corporation funds a student project to prevent erosion and preserve water quality

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Discussion Guide: Whose Water?

Like oil, water scarcity lies at the heart of many of the world’s worst conflicts, and, as they once looked at oil, the world’s corporations see water as the next great commodity for their profit. But is there a different path, a way to share water, fostering abundance rather than exploiting scarcity?

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Karen Charman: A Sewer Becomes a Water Park

A floating ecological living machine--a gorgeous botanical garden--is restoring open sewage canals in Fuzhou, China

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The Meaning of Cancun

WTO fifth ministerial: protest, Lee Kyung Hae, Group of 21, globalization

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The Battle For Water

Waste, pollution, population growth, global trade rules, and now privatization are threatening billions of people with water scarcity. How can we reclaim water for all life?

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YES! But How? :: E-Voting, Shaving, Scorpions, Paper v. Plastic

household hints and helps, Register to vote on-line, Environmentally friendly shaving, Scorpion control, Grocery bags, Safe juice & water bottles

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Experts Join Challenge To Liberties Crackdown

Summary of different suits challenging the PATRIOT Act, and handling of Jose Padilla suit and Yasser Hamdi suit - Experts Join Challenge to Liberties Crackdown by Carolyn McConnell

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Thinking Outside the House: Draught-proof Gardens

Your lawn and garden can be both beautiful and water efficient. Xeriscaping is the creative use of native plants that are beautiful, drought-tolerant, and sustainable.

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Bringing Back Desert Springs

The Hopi people of the Black Mesa region know how to farm and thrive in the desert Southwest. But a giant coal company is draining the aquifer that feeds their sacred springs and makes their livelihood possible.

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Tapwater Takeover

Pit a global conglomerate with revenues of over $52 billion a year, intent on swallowing up utility companies on every continent, against a California community of 4,900 people. Who would you bet on?

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How Can Soil Clean Water?

Soil is the key to pure water. It works as a physical strainer, renovator, and a recycler of all wastewater passing through it.

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Popcorn With Your Social Change?

Local film festival organizing, Kitsap Citizen Action Network and the Conscientious Projector

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Clean Elections Efforts Build

Index of short articles indicating new trends in clean elections

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When Youth Lead

Teens in a conservative agricultural town discover dangers that others had tried to ignore

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Letter from the Editor

The hope may come in the dawning understanding that we really are all interconnected—that the health of you and me and your sister and my son are all linked to the well-being of planet Earth

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From Silent Spring To Scientific Revolution

Endocrine disruption, effects of chemicals on health. "Our Stolen Future"

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Readers' Forum

Children are Miner's Canaries

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Readers Take Action in Iraq

An Open Letter to a Neighbor, We All Have Family in Iraq, Peace is Possible

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Book Review: Alternatives to Economic Globalization

Alternatives to Economic Globalization: A Report of the International Forum on Globalization

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Mushroom Power

bioremediation using mushrooms, How fungi can cleanse water and toxic spills

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High-tech Goes Green

Work-related cancers and toxic emissions have eroded the high-tech industry's clean reputation. New European Union rules banning heavy metals and requiring manufacturers to take back discarded computers could set a new global standard

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The War Against Ourselves

A career army officer went to the Gulf to bring US soldiers safely through nuclear, chemical, and biological warfare. What he experienced convinced him that war is obsolete an interview with Major Doug Rokke

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Principles of Environmental Justice

Declaration from the People of Color Environmental Leadership Summit.

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The Page That Counts :: Spring 2003

Estimated number of times an average American is videotaped per day, and more...

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Health Hunger And Hunting

a story of a vegetarian who learned how to hunt on his land. He developed his own personal ecology, which included eating locally and responsible hunting.

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When Nuclear Plants Close, Infant Deaths And Childhood Cancers Drop

A study of the areas surrounding nuclear power plants has found that rates of infant death and childhood cancer drop dramatically after the plants close. Rates dropped by 17 percent on average, and in one case, infant deaths and childhood cancers dropped by a full 42 percent.

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Restoring Nature, Restoring Yourself

A dying man thought he’d spend his last days cleaning a small creek behind his house. Did he save the creek? Or was it the creek that saved him?

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Surviving the Great Dying

As an era of extinctions unfolds, the dawning understanding of its links to our own health could energize a movement to save us all

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Detentions Spark Protests

Immigrant deportions, NSEERS, National Security Entry Exit Registration System, immigrant rights, Pramila Jayapal

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Kids And Chemicals

In one village, kids grew up normally, but nearby, children had trouble catching a ball, drawing a picture, remembering a color. What made the difference?

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Keeping the Balance

An indigenous people at the tip of South America reclaims health, culture, and the vitality of the land.

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The Whispering Is Over

women are mobilizing to find the causes of breast cancer, phase out chemicals that cause cancer, enforce environmental protection laws, eliminate the use of harmful chemicals. The Breast Cancer Fund.

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