April 14, 2014

Via Moyers & Company:

Good morning! (Sorry it’s Monday.) And a happy Passover to those who celebrate it…

Stat of the day: 900 — the number of environmental activists who have been murdered worldwide in the past decade, according to a report by the group Global Witness. Only 10 perpetrators have been convicted.

Ukraine –> Pro-Russian separatists occupied municipal buildings in the Eastern city of Slaviansk on Saturday. Today, Reuters reports that Ukraine’s acting president is threatening a military response.

Saving the earth: Not priceless –> Joe Romm reports for ThinkProgress that “avoiding climate catastrop...

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