Amlo's allies: the footballer, the militia leader and environmental scientist

Amlo's allies: the footballer, the militia leader and environmental scientistNewspapers show the results of the Mexican presidential election in Mexico City on Monday. Andrés Manuel López Obrador won a decisive victory in Mexico’s presidential elections, but his electoral coalition also scored a string of successes in gubernatorial and mayoral races across the country – as well as seizing the largest number of seats in congress. López Obrador, best known as Amlo, had pitched a big tent which included two former leaders of the right-leaning National Action party (Pan), as well as the Social Encounter party (PES), which was founded by Evangelicals in 2014.


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UN says world choking on plastic as environmental crisis grows

UN says world choking on plastic as environmental crisis growsUp to five trillion grocery bags are used each year and like most plastic garbage barely any is recycled, the UN said Tuesday as it warned the world was choking on trash. In a report for International Environment Day, the UN warned at current levels the earth could be awash with 12 billion tonnes of plastic trash by the middle of the century. “Our oceans have been used as a dumping ground, choking marine life and transforming some marine areas into a plastic soup,” said Erik Solheim, head of UN Environment, in the report released in New Delhi.


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With Schneiderman Out, Environmental Fight Loses a Prominent Voice

  1. With Schneiderman Out, Environmental Fight Loses a Prominent Voice  New York Times
  2. Everyone Wants to Be the Next Attorney General of New York  New York Magazine
  3. Eric Schneiderman – Bio, News, Photos – Washington Times  Washington Times
  4. Four Women Accuse New York’s Attorney General of Physical Abuse  The New Yorker
  5. The Energy 202: New York vows to continue climate work without Schneiderman  Washington Post
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