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Zika Crisis Exposes Long-Standing Neglect of Women’s Reproductive Health Needs in Latin America and the U.S.

May 24, 2016
Zika Crisis Exposes Long-Standing Neglect of Women’s Reproductive Health Needs in Latin America and the U.S.

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US Govt to “Exclude” 3/4 of Drone Strikes from Civilian Casualty Numbers

May 24, 2016

May 24, 2016 - The Obama administration is set to “exclude Pakistan” from its publication of total casualties resulting from covert drone strikes, according to a report in the Washington Post.

If accurate, this would mean that as many as 72% of known covert drone strikes would be excluded from the tally, along with 84%...

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Report details 166 near misses for nuclear disasters across the United States

May 24, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC, May 24, 2016 - Following the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, Greenpeace USA today released a new report on the 166 near misses at U.S. nuclear power plants over the past decade. Of the incidents identified in Nuclear Near Misses: A Decade of Accident Precursors at U.S. Nuclear Plants, 10...

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EWG Releases 2016 Guide to Sunscreens

May 24, 2016

WASHINGTON, May 24, 2016 - Almost three-fourths of the 750 sunscreens evaluated for EWG’s annual Guide to Sunscreens, released today, offer inferior protection or contain worrisome ingredients like oxybenzone, a hormone disruptor, or retinyl palmitate, which may harm skin.

“There have been some improvements in sun protection, but there is still a lot to...

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USGS: New research confirms continued, unabated and large-scale amphibian declines

May 24, 2016
USGS: New research confirms continued, unabated and large-scale amphibian declines

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USGS: New research confirms continued, unabated and large-scale amphibian declines

May 24, 2016
USGS: New research confirms continued, unabated and large-scale amphibian declines

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USGS: New research confirms continued, unabated and large-scale amphibian declines

May 24, 2016
USGS: New research confirms continued, unabated and large-scale amphibian declines

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USGS: New research confirms continued, unabated and large-scale amphibian declines

May 24, 2016
USGS: New research confirms continued, unabated and large-scale amphibian declines

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Lawsuit Tackles National Bison Range Giveaway Legislation

May 23, 2016

Washington, DC May 23, 2016 - The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service has not done the environmental analysis required by law before sponsoring legislation to turn the National Bison Range over to local tribes, according to a federal lawsuit filed today by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER). The suit aims to force...

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Migratory fish species suffering severe population loss

May 23, 2016
Migratory fish species suffering severe population loss

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