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As climate protests get bolder, British police strike back with new powers

New rules curtailing protests have alarmed some who fear an erosion of civil rights. They come as environmental protesters have intensified their tactics to draw attention to climate change.
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Two Biden priorities, climate and inequality, meet on black-owned farms

The administration has pledged to make agriculture a cornerstone of its plan to fight warming, but also to tackle a legacy of discrimination that has pushed Black farmers off the land.
A leader in the war on poverty opens a new front: Pollution
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A leader in the war on poverty opens a new front: Pollution

A pastor is resurrecting the Poor People’s Campaign, a movement started by Martin Luther King Jr. He sees the climate and environment as issues on par with poverty and racism.
A leader in the war on poverty opens a new front: Pollution
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A leader in the war on poverty opens a new front: Pollution

A pastor is resurrecting the Poor People’s Campaign, a movement started by Martin Luther King Jr. He sees the climate and environment as issues on par with poverty and racism.
He called out sick, then apologized for leaving this world
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He called out sick, then apologized for leaving this world

David S. Buckel, a nationally known civil rights lawyer, set himself on fire around dawn Saturday in Prospect Park. It was, according to his suicide letter, to make a statement about people protecting the environment.

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