Environment

When the poor rob the poor, who profits?

 03/29/2017 - 17:56
Protesters gather in City Council Chambers.

Trump moves to dismantle Obama's climate legacy with executive order

 03/28/2017 - 17:36
President Donald Trump has signed an executive order rolling back Obama-era rules aimed at curbing climate change. EFE/Ron Sachs / POOL

The president said this would put an end to the "war on coal" and "job-killing regulations".

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 5:15pm
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President Donald Trump has signed an executive order rolling back Obama-era rules aimed at curbing climate change. EFE/Ron Sachs / POOL

[OP-ED]: In discussing immigration, you might be a racist if ...

 03/27/2017 - 09:35
El presidente del Caucus Legislativo Mexicano Americano (MALC), Rafael Anchia (c), habla durante una conferencia de prensa enfrente del Capitolio en Austin, Texas. En un acto celebrado frente a más de trescientas personas congregadas frente al Capitolio estatal texano legisladores estatales y agrupaciones latinas y afroamericanas pidieron hoy a la legislatura texana que no apruebe proyectos de ley que consideran "racistas". EFE
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With apologies to Jeff Foxworthy, I don’t know what makes someone a redneck. But, in the immigration debate, I have a pretty good idea of what makes someone a racist.

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Monday, March 27, 2017 - 8:15am
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The president of the American Mexican Legislative Caucus (MALC), Rafael Anchia (c), speaks during a press conference in front of the Capitol in Austin, Texas. At a rally held in front of more than 300 people gathered outside the state Capitol, Texas state legislators and Latino and African-American groups today called on the Texas legislature not to pass bills they consider "racist." EFE

State Department Approves Keystone XL Pipeline

 03/24/2017 - 10:44
Fuente: The New York Times
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Trump continues to deliver on his electoral promises, or at least that's what it looks like.

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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 10:30am
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Source: The New York Times

El conocimiento es poder en tiempos de Trump

 03/21/2017 - 13:09
Memebers of the New Sanctuary Movement during training. Photo Courtesy: Peter Pedemonti. 
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Cómo las organizaciones locales trabajan para proteger a los inmigrantes contra el Servicio de Inmigración y Control de Aduanas en la Era de Trump.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 12:30pm
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Cómo las organizaciones locales trabajan para proteger a los inmigrantes contra el Servicio de Inmigración y Control de Aduanas en la Era de Trump. Foto: Peter Pedemonti. 

Knowledge is Power: How Local Orgs are Fighting ICE in Trump’s Era

 03/21/2017 - 13:06
Memebers of the New Sanctuary Movement during training. Photo Courtesy: Peter Pedemonti. 
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Local social justice organizations are ramping up and changing tactics in the era of Donald Trump.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 12:30pm
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Memebers of the New Sanctuary Movement during training. Photo Courtesy: Peter Pedemonti. 

Embajador de Israel: “No descuidemos al electorado latino”

 03/21/2017 - 12:55
Ambassador of Israel Dani Dayan speaks with the team.
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El embajador de Israel en Estados Unidos, Dani Dayan, habl´o en exclusiva con AL DÍA News sobre la importancia de tejer relaciones con la comunidad hispana del país.

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Monday, March 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
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El Embajador de Israel visitó las oficinas de AL DÍA News.

Israeli Ambassador Dayan: Don’t neglect the Latino electorate

 03/20/2017 - 18:15
Ambassador of Israel Dani Dayan speaks with the team.
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Ambassador Dani Dayan spoke with AL DÍA News about building bridges with the Latino community.

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Monday, March 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
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Ambassador of Israel Dani Dayan speaks with the team.

Ecuador Environmentalist Group Struggles to Survive

 01/09/2017 - 04:43
 Shuar Dance in Logroño, Ecuador, 2010. Ecuador group Acción Ecológica has been accused to promote violence from the Shuar indigenous people against the construction of a new Copper mine. Photo: Commons/Wikimedia
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Ecuador’s leading environmental group Acción Ecológica responds to the government’s attempt to close the organization down, reports The Guardian

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Monday, January 9, 2017 - 4:18am
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 Shuar Dance in Logroño, Ecuador, 2010. Ecuador group Acción Ecológica has been accused to promote violence from the Shuar indigenous people against the construction of a new Copper mine. Photo: Commons/Wikimedia

PECO and PGW underfire amidst Philadelphia Eviction Crisis

 03/20/2017 - 19:50
City Council members host public hearing of Philadelphia eviction crisis.
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PECO and PGW were directly mentioned by members of the Council and the public for not releasing information to the city in regards to the issuing of multiple meters to property owners that may not have a rental license.

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Monday, March 20, 2017 - 6:45pm
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City Council members host public hearing of Philadelphia eviction crisis.

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