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pro-environmental

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  • No objective person could describe Clinton's policies -- pro-choice, pro-affirmative action, in favor of raising taxes on the rich, pro-environmental regulation, anti-global warming and pro-carbon alternatives -- as reflective of Republican policies.

    Lanny Davis: Liberals At War Again ... With Each Other

  • If pro-environmental candidates and ballot measures win across the U.S. this November the winners will be generations to come.

    Eco-Justice

  • Yet, last August, Open Secrets blog, which investigates money in politics, published "Pro-Environment Groups Outmatched, Outspent in Battle Over Climate Change Legislation," which concluded, "the oil and gas industry unleashed a fury of lobbying expenditures in 2009, spending $175 million -- easily an industry record -- and outpacing the pro-environmental groups by nearly eight-fold, according to a Center for Responsive Politics analysis."

    Joseph Romm: Climate Shift Unintentionally Proves Enviros Far Outspent By Opponents of Climate Bill

  • But the fact that Reichert has gained literal environmental credit from his pro-environmental votes (and received $1,000 from the League of Conservation Voters for his re-election campaign this year), which he apparently cast not because of environmental convictions, but to mollify environmental lobbyists in his district, deserves to be addressed both by the press, the environmental lobby, and his office.

    Why is Everyone So Quiet About the Reichert Audio Leak? « PubliCola

  • Talking specifically about climate change, a recent report from the Yale Project on Climate Change Communication found that environmental knowledge does not necessarily lead to a pro-environmental behavior.

    Astrid Caldas: Personal Values and Climate Change

  • As a host of critics have noted, the film offers a blatantly pro-environmental message; it portrays U.S. military contractors in a decidedly negative light; and it clearly evokes the can't-we-all-get along vibe of the 1960s counterculture.

    Howie Klein: Avatar Gets the Thumbs Down in Wingnutia

  • And until recently, these senior citizens were not involved in conservative politics - Larraine Whayland said he'd even worked for a local pro-environmental Democrat.

    Will Bunch: What I Learned Behind the Lines of the Anti-Obama Backlash

  • NEW YORK — NBC gives new meaning to the phrase "green screen" next week, spreading a pro-environmental message across five of its prime-time entertainment programs ....

    Jennifer Grayson: Eco Etiquette: 5 Wacky Ways To Go Green In The New Year

  • Eco Boys and Girls is a notable moment within the timeline of Maria's career, as it addresses the underlying question of how, regardless of the tides of support for pro-environmental products, we can encourage humanity's consistent recognition of our integral connection with the planet.

    Maria Snyder's Eco Boys and Girls for Earth Day

  • Late last year, Sting visited to Brazil (he performed at the pro-environmental Natura About Us Festival in Sao Paulo) to urge the government there to listen to the concerns of indigenous peoples over a proposed new hydro-electric dam in the Amazon.

    Veronique Pittman: A plea to James Cameron and Sting: Help stop the Belo Monte Dam.

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