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Job: U.S. Director, Alliance for Middle East Peace | Idealist.org

The Alliance for Middle East Peace (ALLMEP) seeks a dynamic, creative, and articulate U.S. director to lead and implement its development, advocacy, outreach, and marketing programs in the United States. This position provides a rare opportunity to contribute to Israeli and Palestinian peace and security by building a strong network of supporters in the United States; serving as the voice ...

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Obama Blames Congress For Inaction On Climate Change, While Calling For Increase In Fossil Fuel Production | ThinkProgress

Praising the boom in domestic oil and gas drilling, Obama announced that he is “directing my Administration to open more than 75 percent of our potential offshore oil and gas resources.” He called for “every possible action” to develop “a supply of natural gas that can last America nearly one hundred years.” The “one hundred years” supply of gas is questionable. More importantly, burning that supply would emit about 100 billion tons of carbon dioxide.

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China’s green growth potential ‘could create 9.5m new jobs’ | guardian.co.uk

China can make a net gain of 9.5m jobs over the next five years if it phases out its dirtiest, energy intensive industries and replaces them with renewable technology and other “green” businesses, according to an influential advisory body. The potential for green growth was flagged up in a report that highlights the “Jeckyl and Hyde” nature of the environmental ...

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The Military as a Jobs Program: There are More Efficient Ways to Stimulate the Economy | Global Research

Why is the military’s half of the pie sacrosanct? Wasteful and unnecessary military programs get a pass from legislators because the military is also our largest and most secure jobs program, one that has penetrated into the nooks and crannies of Every Town U.S.A. If it were disbanded, the economy would be crippled by soaring unemployment, plant closures, and bankruptcies. ...

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