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Shell CCS Plant Emits More Greenhouse Gases Than It's Captured

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Oil companies love to tell the world about the super cool technologies that have that will allow us to keep burning fossil fuels without cooking the climate. But those technologies are largely bullshit.

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TransLatin@ Coalition received a bomb threat this week. Here's our statement of solidarity.

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Under threats of violence, trans people will not be silent. Earlier this week the incredible advocates at the TransLatin@ Coalition received a bomb threat to their office in Los Angeles. We are angry and heartbroken. This type of threat has happened to us before, and it is terrifying every time. 

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“When we say trans lives are under attack, it is not a metaphor. It is real and it is serious.”

Also, I’d never heard of the TransLatin@ Coalition before, but that is a BRILLIANT name.
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U.S. Ranks 59th Globally for Covid-19 Vaccinations, Just Behind Iran

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The U.S. covid-19 vaccination rate has slipped to 59th in the world, right behind Iran and Sri Lanka, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. The U.S. was ranked 55th in November of 2021, 40th in September, and 18th back in July, but has struggled with an onslaught of medical disinformation…

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Apple announces third season renewal for flagship Apple TV+ drama series ‘The Morning Show’

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The Morning Show was the flagship series for Apple TV+ when the service debuted back in November 2019. Although its prime real estate attention has since been superseded by the hit comedy Ted Lasso, it remains one of Apple’s most popular shows.

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Technicalleigh
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Season two was INCREDIBLE, no matter what the so-called critics say.
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Anti-Vaxxers Spread Lies Online About Betty White's Death

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Anti-vaccine activists have spent the past few days spreading lies about Betty White, the beloved actress who passed away at 99 years old on Dec. 31. But contrary to internet rumors, Betty White didn’t die after getting a covid-19 booster shot.

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Pro-disease people are just absolutely horrible.
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I Will Personally Fight Whoever Is Shooting These Endangered Seals

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As if you needed another reason to be angry about the world in 2021, there’s been a spate of seal killings in Hawaii. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration confirmed this week that a young female monk seal found dead on the island of Molokai in September was shot in the head. The tragedy marks at least…

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