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Pit Bull Ownership Isn't a Constitutional Right, According to Federal Court Rules, But the Fight Continues

Pit Bull Ownership Isn’t a Constitutional Right, According to Federal Court Rules, But the Fight Continues

“Dog owners” had argued “(1) Pit Bull-type dogs are no more or less dangerous than other dog breeds; (2) neither breed nor physical characteristics are predictive of a dog’s aggressiveness or biting propensity; and (3) the city’s method of identifying dogs as Pit Bulls is inherently unreliable. As for dangerousness, dog owners argued that canine …

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Some environmental and health activists are on a mission to reform... (checks notes)... LED lighting?

Some environmental and health activists are on a mission to reform… (checks notes)… LED lighting?

As you can probably imagine, clean tech sites and the people who write for them get a lot of weird emails and DMs. The supposed inventors of perpetual motion machines (including some very weird ones that use lard) like to reach out once in a while. There’s also right-wing jobs who hate us because we’re …

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Climate activists set to pressure Biden with Congress divided

Climate activists set to pressure Biden with Congress divided

The limited prospects, at best, for major climate legislation under a divided Congress has left many environmental groups hoping to ramp up pressure on the Biden administration to push forward more protective regulations of the environment. While there are legislative climate issues to watch with a Democratic GOP House and Senate, activists say the best …

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Attacks by activists on famous paintings are decreasing support for the fight against climate change, study finds

Attacks by activists on famous paintings are decreasing support for the fight against climate change, study finds

Protesters from the Ultima Generazione group hug a wall after throwing soup at Vincent van Gogh’s ‘Sower at Sunset’ on November 4 in Rome. (Laura Lezza/Getty Images) According to a new survey conducted by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania. “Republicans, Democrats, Independents: In all cases, people reported that these actions made them less likely …

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