19 Nov '11, 11am

The Lung Thing, The Brain Thing | Care2 Causes

The Lung Thing, The Brain Thing | Care2 Causes

It was with a sickened heart that I read the long front page article in the New York Times, “ Re-election Strategy is Tied to a Shift on Smog .” The piece walks through the process by which President Obama suddenly withdrew one of the most important pollution regulations of his administration, one that was meant to set safer limits on the ozone pollution that causes smog. The article outlines an aggressive campaign on the part of trade groups like the American Petroleum Institute and other industry lobbyists -– who were successful in killing the regulation, and blind-siding Administrator Lisa Jackson in the process. The chief lobbyist for the Chamber of Commerce described Administrator Jackson’s presentation on why new ozone rules were so important: “the lung thing, the asthma thing, the kids’ health thing.” Right. Those “things” happen to be human beings – it was a reveal...

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edn.com 22 Nov '11, 10pm

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care2.com 20 Nov '11, 7am

Written by Katie McDougall of Virginia (USA) I was found on a cold, wet day in March in an alley of Richmond, Virginia. I ...

Do ONE thing and do it well

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I was reading an article by Jacob Cass and it got me to thinking that I should really concentrate on what I do best. My ni...

Cuba Makes Cancer Treatment Breakthrough | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 18 Nov '11, 7pm

At the 29th Havana International Fair, Cuban health researchers showed off a number of new cancer treatments . One of them...

One last thing from MODPARADE haha! @hellojiaru

One last thing from MODPARADE haha! @hellojiaru

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care2.com 19 Nov '11, 6pm

If I recall correctly, wasn't there an instance of fox News viewer who was "inspired" by glenn Beck and went to shoot up t...

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care2.com 20 Nov '11, 4am

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Nutella's Labels Make It Seem More Healthy Than It Is | Care2 Causes

Nutella's Labels Make It Seem More Healthy Than...

care2.com 20 Nov '11, 4pm

It probably comes as no surprise to hear that Nutella, the chocolate and hazelnut spread that tastes more like frosting, c...

16-Year-Old #Bahraini Killed by Police Vehicle | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 19 Nov '11, 9pm

A 16-year-old boy is the latest victim of the Bahraini government’s harsh crackdown on civilian protesters. Ali Youssef Ba...

Dog Cries When She Reunites With "Mom," an Air Force Captain | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 20 Nov '11, 1am

Take a look at this wonderful video of a U.S. Air Force Captain returning from Afghanistan and seeing her 8 and a half yea...

Solid Evidence That Autism Starts Before Birth | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 14 Nov '11, 10pm

Whether autism begins while a child is still developing in a mother’s womb, or whether something happens after a child is ...

Chopping Down Redwoods to Make Wine | Care2 Causes

Chopping Down Redwoods to Make Wine | Care2 Causes

care2.com 17 Nov '11, 7pm

Written by Keith Goetzman , Utne Reader Two California vintners want to cut down 2,000 acres of redwood trees and replace ...