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Greta Thunberg Says ‘Haters’ Who Attack Her For Her Asperger’s Diagnosis Have ‘Nowhere Left To Go’

Climate activist Greta Thunberg is responding to right-wing criticism of her being on the autism spectrum by reminding those attacking her that they’re the ones who are jealous of what she calls her “superpower.” The Guardian reports: “Greta Thunberg has spoken about her Asperger’s syndrome diagnosis after she was criticized over the condition, saying it […]

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Trump Administration Orders Opening Of National Forest In Alaska To Logging And Corporate Development

As the Amazon rainforest continues to burn uncontrollably, President Donald Trump is aiming to destroy an American forest via chainsaws by opening up the 16.7 million acres of Tongass National Forest in Alaska to logging and corporate development. The old-growth forest offers vital habitat to several animal species and generates billions of dollars in tourism, […]

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Automakers defy Trump’s pro-pollution agenda by agreeing to adhere to California emissions standards

Four automakers representing 30 percent of the American market just undermined President Donald Trump’s pro-pollution agenda by agreeing to adhere to California’s stricter emissions standards in a win for the environment and innovation. Reducing carbon emissions is a critical goal the world must reach if we are to prevent uncontrollable climate change. As part of […]

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Spanish fashion giant Zara says it will make all of its clothes from sustainable fabrics by 2025

Spanish fashion giant Zara is going all green, and says it’s pledging to make all of its clothes from sustainable fabrics by 2025, according to CNN: “All of the cotton, linen and polyester used by Zara will be organic, sustainable or recycled by 2025, parent company Inditex announced this week. “The Spanish retail conglomerate said […]

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Cambodia returning 1,600 tons of plastic waste to the U.S. and Canada

The nation of Cambodia says it’s had enough and is sick and tired of being a dumping ground for the Western world’s trash and plastic waste. CNN reports that Cambodia is the latest Asian country to tell the developed world to find a way to dispose of their garbage without polluting poorer nations: “Cambodian officials […]

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