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Two Weeks to Make Climate History in California

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We have just two weeks to pass two bills that would extend California's climate goals and make sure the state continues to lead the way to a low carbon economy. Make the call to support SB 32 and SB 350 today!

California: Call for the End of Climate Science Deception

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Urge your state senator to ensure California sends a loud message to oil companies that they can't deceive the public about climate science and get away with it. Make the call today.

Call Your State Senator Today: Stand Up for Ohio's Clean Energy Future

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Ohioans support the Buckeye State's renewable energy and energy efficiency standards. Now it is time pick up the phone and make sure your state senator is listening.

Urge your representative to protect public health

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Urge your representative to protect public health

It's Time We Find Common Ground for Our Common Atmosphere

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Urge Congress to work together to find common ground to reduce global warming emissions and support cleaner energy.

Power Ahead on the Clean Power Plan

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The Supreme Court's ruling on the Clean Power Plan is a speed bump, not a stop sign. Tell your governor to power ahead with state plans to act on climate change and transition to renewable energy.

Help Make Clean Energy Affordable for All

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With your support, we can encourage the Environmental Protection Agency to make the Clean Energy Incentive Program a stronger plan to bring clean energy to communities that need it most.

Urgent: Call Your Senators to Break Down Barriers for Clean Energy

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With the Senate voting any day now on critical clean energy legislation, your senators needs to hear from you today.

Thank Your Member of Congress for Standing up for Climate Action

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Past all the noise and the rhetoric, we know that standing up for climate action is the right thing to do. Call today and thank your member of Congress for looking for constructive ways we can all work together to address climate change.

Call your Legislator for a Coal-Free Oregon!

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The Oregon State Legislature is about to vote on a critical climate bill. Make sure your representative votes for clean energy and a healthy climate!

Call and Urge Your State Senator to Protect Virginia's Coast

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Urge your state senator to vote YES on the Virginia Coastal Protection Act today, to protect Virginians from the coal fields to the coast.

Tell Congress: No Opting-Out of Global Warming

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Call and tell your member of Congress to oppose a risky bill that would let states off the hook for reducing global warming pollution from its largest source: power plants.

Pennsylvania: Take Action to Ensure Gas Drillers Pay Up

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Call and urge your state legislators to support Governor Wolf's reasonable tax on natural gas drillers that will provide critical support for solar and wind power, energy efficiency, and much needed funding for public education.

Call on Gov. McCrory to Stand Up to Attacks on Clean Energy

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The North Carolina Senate has passed a bill that would exclude clean energy from state plans to meet the EPA's first-ever limits on global warming pollution from power plants. Call and urge Governor Pat McCrory to support clean energy for the state.

Tell the Fast Food Industry to Use Deforestation-Free Palm Oil

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The top global fast food brands use palm oil, an ingredient linked to climate change and deforestation, in their products. Fast food chains should set the bar high and make a firm commitment to use only deforestation-free palm oil.

CE: CALL 07-27-10 Senate Climate Bill 525/596

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No More Excuses: Climate Action Now

CE: CALL 07-27-10 Thank Senator Kerry 525/596

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Tell Senator Kerry: Thank You & Don't Give Up

Got Science? Report card for Sean Hannity

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Got Science? Report card action

Urge the Girl Scouts to Make Their Cookies Deforestation-Free

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send a letter to the Girl Scouts organization to let them know that you want to buy deforestation-free cookies!

Urge Peabody Energy to Protect Our Fresh Water Supply By Reducing Its Global Warming Emissions

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Contact Peabody Energy and urge them to publicly set a heat-trapping emissions reduction goal and to disclose their plans to reduce the risks related to water use and disposal at their coal-fired power plants.

Urge the United States to Protect Our Oceans from Dangerous Global Warming

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As the largest emitter of heat-trapping gasses, the United States must follow through on its commitment to reduce emissions at home and contribute its fair share of the $100 billion pledged to tackle climate change internationally.

Urge the World Health Organization to Further Address the Impacts of Global Warming on People

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Please urge the WHO to support expansion of the Climate Change Adaptation to Protect Public Health project.

Tell Rupert Murdoch: Get the Facts Straight on Climate Science

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The global media company News Corporation has stated publicly that it is "committed to addressing its impact on climate change." So why is News Corp giving so much air time and column inches to people who attack climate science?

Save the Production Tax Credit

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Save the Production Tax Credit

Protect World Heritage Sites from Climate Change

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Help put climate change on the agenda at the next World Heritage Convention meeting in July. Urge members to update their site management guidance to better protect natural and cultural landmarks from climate change risks.

Tell Congress to Let the Pentagon Act on Climate

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The Pentagon knows climate change is a problem. Why is Congress trying to stop them from addressing it?

Tell Congress to Let the Pentagon Act on Climate

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The Pentagon knows climate change is a problem. Why is Congress trying to stop them from addressing it?

Tell Congress to Let the Pentagon Act on Climate

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The Pentagon knows climate change is a problem. Why is Congress trying to stop them from addressing it?

Defend Science from This Abuse of Power

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Take a stand against House Science Committee Chairman Lamar Smith's attempts to bully researchers and state attorney generals out of holding ExxonMobil accountable for decades of climate science deception.

Defend Science from This Abuse of Power

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Join other scientists and researchers in signing this letter to Rep. Lamar Smith pushing back on his attempts to suppress climate science and protect ExxonMobil's supposed right to misrepresent the work of its own scientists on global warming.

Defend Science from This Abuse of Power

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Join other scientists and researchers in signing this letter to Rep. Lamar Smith pushing back on his attempts to suppress climate science and protect ExxonMobil's supposed right to misrepresent the work of its own scientists on global warming

Hold ExxonMobil Accountable for Climate Deception

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Tell ExxonMobil to come clean--it's time to stop spreading climate disinformation and time to stop attacking groups like the Union of Concerned Scientists.

Demand BP Stop Funding Climate Deception

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BP continues to fund industry groups responsible for spreading climate disinformation and stalling meaningful climate action. Tell BP this is unacceptable.

Urge Chevron to Stop Funding Climate Disinformation

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Chevron continues to fund industry groups casting doubt on climate science. Tell Chevron it's time to face reality.

Tell ConocoPhillips to Stop Funding Climate Deception

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ConocoPhillips continues to fund industry groups responsible for spreading climate disinformation and stalling meaningful climate action. Tell ConocoPhillips this is unacceptable.

Tell ExxonMobil to Stop Discrediting Climate Science

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ExxonMobil continues to discredit climate science and support industry groups spreading climate denial. Tell ExxonMobil this is unacceptable.

Demand Shell Stop Funding Climate Disinformation

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Shell continues to fund industry groups responsible for spreading climate disinformation and stalling meaningful climate action. Tell Shell this is unacceptable.

It's Time for the Fossil Fuel Industry to Join Global Climate Action

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The world is coming together to fight climate change. It's time for the fossil fuel industry to stop spreading climate deception and blocking action. Tell leading fossil fuel companies to start planning for a world free of global warming emissions.

Tell President-elect Trump That You Stand with Science

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We must stop President-elect Trump from filling his administration with people who will attack science and attempt to roll back critical science-based protections. Let the new Trump administration know you're standing up for science!

Hold ExxonMobil Accountable for Climate Deception

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Tell ExxonMobil to come clean--it's time to stop spreading climate disinformation and time to stop attacking groups like the Union of Concerned Scientists.

Clean Up ExxonMobil's Deception on Climate Change

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ExxonMobil claims to "not...support those who deny the reality of climate change." But actions speak louder than words. Tell ExxonMobil to stop funding climate contrarian scientists or front groups that distort or deny climate change.

Defend climate scientists from bullying

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Rep. Lamar Smith is abusing his congressional power to cast doubt on climate science and smear scientists for publishing results that don't align with his climate denial. Stand up for science and call on Rep. Smith to stop bullying climate scientists.

Defend Science from This Abuse of Power

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Take a stand against House Science Committee Chairman Lamar Smith's attempts to bully researchers and state attorney generals out of holding ExxonMobil accountable for decades of climate science deception.

Demand Honest Health Claims on Foods Loaded with Added Sugars

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Sign this petition demanding that the Food and Drug Administration limit the amount of added sugars that can be in foods bearing front-of-package health claims.

Tell Your Senators to Defend Our Science-Based Safeguards

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Urge your senators to represent our interests by protecting our health, safety, and environment.

End the Ban on Gun Violence Research

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It's time to bring back scientific research into gun violence prevention. Demand Congress lift the ban on gun violence research so we can make informed decisions to save lives.

Call and Urge Your Representative to Vote NO on Paralyzing the EPA

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Help the Environmental Protection Agency continue to put science and public health first. Urge your representative to vote no on the Secret Science Reform Act and the EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act.

Call and Urge Your Representative to Stop Sabotaging Science

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Please take two minutes to call your representative today to urge a NO vote on the Secret Science Reform Act and the EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act.

Set Science Standards for the Trump Administration

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Join Nobel Laureates, prominent scientists, and fellow experts throughout the country on an open letter outlining expectations for the role of science in the Trump administration.

Strengthen the Endangered Species Act with Independent Science

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Add your name to this statement urging Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker to allow independent experts to evaluate the best available science when making endangered species determinations.

Don't Let Congress Throw Science Under the Bus

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Some members of Congress are looking to exploit the federal budget process to gut essential public health protections. Tell your legislators to pass a budget without attacks on science-based safeguards.

Your Expertise Needed: Help Protect Children's Nutrition

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While public health evidence shows the need to address children's overconsumption of added sugar, the food industry employs misinformation and undue influence to block common sense policies. Help call for national guidelines on children's sugar intake.

Tell President Obama to Put Us On a Path to Make Oil Savings a Reality

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We can cut projected US oil consumption in half in the next 20 years, but we need political leadership to move us toward a "Half the Oil" future.

Pledge to Get There Greener

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Pledge to reduce the global warming emissions from your vacation travel for the upcoming year and beyond.

I Stand With Science

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Pledge your support for science

Take action on climate--american stories

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Tell President Obama to follow through on his plan for national climate action to significantly reduce the costly consequences of global warming emissions.

EneNet: CALL 02/02/10 CEDA - 145/196

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The Senate's Clean Energy Bank is a giveaway to nuclear and coal

Urge Congress to Protect Healthy School Lunch Standards

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Congress has the opportunity to expand our commitment to kids' health through the Child Nutrition Act, which includes the National School Lunch Program and other programs vital to children's health.

Call Your Representative NOW for a Healthier Farm Bill

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Call and urge your member of Congress to work with Representative Pingree (D-ME) on her amendment in support of healthy food and farms in the Farm Bill.

Call Your Member of Congress NOW on the Farm Bill

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Your voice could make the difference. Join us, and call your member of Congress now in support of a healthier food and farm system for all.

Call Your Representative NOW on the Farm Bill

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Your voice could make the difference. Join us, and call your member of Congress now in support of a healthier food and farm system for all.

Urgent Opportunity to Support Sustainable Agriculture Funding

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President Obama's proposed budget recommends that Congress double funding for the Agriculture & Food Research Initiative (AFRI), which provides the information needed to farm sustainably and profitably. Tell Congress to fully fund the AFRI.

Call Now to Stop Attacks on Healthy School Meals

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The House of Representatives is due to vote soon on a bill making it harder for kids to receive school meals while rolling back nutrition standards. Call and tell your representative that taking healthy meals from kids is unacceptable.

Seal the Deal for More Agricultural Research Funding

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Congressional appropriations committees voted to increase funding for agricultural research by $25 million. Tell Congress to seal the deal and approve the increase in the final budget!

Scientist Statement of Support for Public Investment in Agroecology

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Public funding for agroecological research is inadequate and overshadowed by research supporting conventional agriculture methods. Join leading scientists who agree that greater public investment in agroecology is needed to address farming challenges.

Call Your Senators to Protect Critical Research Programs in the Farm Bill

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Your senators need to hear you loud and clear before it's too late--call NOW and urge them to support the Tester amendment on classical breeding research in the Farm Bill.

Senators Sanders & Warren: Help Prevent a New Nuclear Arms Race

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Join the Union of Concerned Scientists in urging senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren to speak out forcefully and use their national stature and credibility to build strong opposition to policies that could ignite a new global nuclear arms race.

Call for Enforcement of Nuclear Power Fire Safety Regulations

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Urge Congress to demand the Nuclear Regulatory Commission enforce its fire safety regulations and establish a clear, realistic timeline for compliance by all nuclear power reactors.

President Obama: There's still time to act on nuclear weapons

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President Obama should take meaningful steps to reduce the risks posed by nuclear weapons before leaving office. He should order our land based nuclear weapons off hair trigger alert and he should cancel unnecessary new nuclear weapons programs.

Call for Improved Fire Safety at Nuclear Power Plants

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Call today and urge your governor to advocate for increased fire protection at your nearby nuclear power plant.

End Nuclear Hair Trigger: An Open Statement from the Science and Engineering Community

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Add your name to this statement calling on President Obama to take our country's 450 land-based nuclear-armed missiles off hair-trigger alert.

Urgent: Call Your Senator Today on Nuclear Waste

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Urge your senator to include near-term spent fuel management provisions in comprehensive nuclear waste legislation.

It's Time to Take Our Missiles Off Hair-Trigger Alert

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Today, the United States keeps nuclear missiles on high alert, ready to be fired in a matter of minutes. Tell President Obama it's time to take our missiles off hair-trigger alert and make us all safer.

GSP: CALL 5-13-10 New START - 322/396

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Urge Your Senator to Support Nuclear Weapons Treaty

GSP: CALL 5-18-10 Expert New START - 322/396

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Urge Your Senator to Support Nuclear Weapons Treaty

Call Your Senator for Safer Storage of Dangerous Nuclear Waste

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Urge your senator in the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee to protect Americans by championing safer storage of our nation's dangerous nuclear waste.

One Critical Treaty, One Short Call

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One Critical Treaty, One Short Call

Tell Rupert Murdoch: Get the Facts Straight!

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Urge News Corporation CEO Rupert Murdoch to match his corporation's green pledges with real action.

Tell Rupert Murdoch: Get the Facts Straight!

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Urge News Corporation CEO Rupert Murdoch to match his corporation's green pledges with real action.

Urge Federal Agencies to Let Scientists Speak Out

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To truly protect public health, safety, and the environment, scientists employed by government agencies must feel free to speak out about research findings that impact our lives.

Tell Rupert Murdoch: Get the Facts Straight!

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The global media company News Corporation has stated publicly that it is "committed to addressing its impact on climate change." So why is News Corp. giving so much air time and column inches to people who attack climate science?

Urge Your Senator to Protect Americans from Unsafe Medical Products

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Call today and urge your senator to support the Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act, which will protect Americans from unsafe prescription drugs and medical devices.

Protecting Federal Scientists

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Protecting Federal Scientists

SIP: CALL 6-22-11 A Prevent Attacks on Agencies -- 822

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Urge Your Senators Not to Tie Federal Agencies Up in Knots

SSI: CALL 2/16/10 Murk/Moran res-545/596

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Urge Congress to Protect the Clean Air Act

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Demand Deforestation-Free Groceries

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You can help save forests and the climate today! Urge supermarkets, pharmacies, and discount stores to purchase exclusively deforestation-free palm oil for their store brands.

Tell TIAA: Say NO to Dirty Palm Oil!

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Some palm oil companies are still cutting down forests--and damaging our climate--in part because international banks and investors continue to fund their destructive ways. Tell TIAA to commit to a deforestation-free investment policy today.

Urge McDonald's to Adopt a Strong Palm Oil Policy

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Urge McDonald's to release an action plan for palm oil with an ambitious timeline and the strongest possible protections for tropical forests.

Demand Big Businesses Eliminate Deforestation

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The production of beef, soy, palm oil, and wood products account for the majority of tropical forest destruction. Urge corporations to ensure their products do not cause deforestation.

Burger King: Commit to Deforestation-Free Palm Oil Now!

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Burger King is often criticized for peddling unhealthy junk food, but did you know that the palm oil used in its food is also contributing to global warming? Tell Burger King to commit to deforestation-free palm oil now!

Tell Wendy's to Go Deforestation-Free!

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If Wendy's does not commit to deforestation-free palm oil, tropical forests--including their rich biodiversity and climate change emission reduction potential--could be lost. Tell Wendy's to go deforestation-free.

Demand Global Corporations Eliminate Deforestation from Their Beef

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Tropical deforestation is responsible for 10 percent of all global warming emissions. Thirteen large multinational corporations cannot guarantee their beef products are not causing forest destruction. Tell them this is unacceptable.

California Climate Bill in Jeopardy: Call Your Assembly Member Today

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Your state assembly member could decide whether California passes visionary climate policy Senate Bill 32 now or bows to the oil industry and delays--possibly for years. Tell your legislator we can't afford to wait on climate change.