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AUDIO: Young Activist Hangs From Shell Drilling Vessel for 66 Hours

Twenty-year-old college student Chiara D’Angelo spent 66 hours over Memorial Day weekend chained to the anchor of a vessel slated for use by the Royal Dutch Shell oil company in exploratory drilling operations off the coast of northwestern Alaska.

Posted on May 31, 2015 READ MORE

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The Complex Causes of a Student ‘Riot’

I believe the riot occurred because the basic components that create one are those we in the United States, wittingly or not, teach our youth: confrontation, belligerence, hyper-masculinity and the misuse of alcohol.

Posted on Dec 7, 2013 READ MORE

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Coal Terminal Averted in Washington State?

Four progressives won seats this month on the council in Whatcom County, where coal interests have ambitions to put a $600 million international terminal whose exports would add 86.7 million tons of CO2 to the atmosphere.

Posted on Nov 28, 2013 READ MORE

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Freedom of Speech a Casualty of Official Response to Student Drinking

(Updated) Professors at my hometown university are silent as city and college officials seek blood after a beer-fueled clash between students and police.

Posted on Oct 19, 2013 READ MORE

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Homeland Security Looks at Installing Tollbooths at Border Crossings

The Department of Homeland Security wants to study the benefits of collecting a fee from anyone who enters or leaves the country at landed border crossings, as opposed to funding operations by collecting taxes from earners who can afford to pay.

Posted on Apr 20, 2013 READ MORE

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