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Lynne, they want to cut down 3,200-year-old trees.

8:34 am Eastern | U.S. News

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Eric, they want to cut down 3,200-year-old trees.

8:32 am Eastern | U.S. News

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Deanne, they want to cut down 3,200-year-old trees.

7:27 am Eastern | U.S. News

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Your investment dollars can help save our climate

27 Jun 08:23 | U.S. News

Sierra Club: Use Choice For Change

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HUD Awards $127 Million to Protect Children and Families from Dangerous Lead and Other Home Hazards

27 Jun 08:07 | U.S. News

WASHINGTON - In a continuous effort to keep families and their children safe from lead-based paint and other home health and safety hazards, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded more than $127 million to 48 state and local government agencies.read more »

Potassium Phosphate and Succinylcholine Chloride by PharMEDium Services: Recall - Lack of Sterility Assurance

27 Jun 00:00 | U.S. News

Reasonable probability that the patient may experience adverse events ranging from fever, chills and malaise, to severe adverse events including systemic invasive mycoses or systemic bacterial sepsis.read more »

Don’t let Trump chop the Giant Sequoia -- and six other CA national monuments

26 Jun 18:41 | U.S. News

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Letter from Sacramento: Threats Lurking in the Forests—And Sacramento

25 Jun 12:01 | U.S. News

Dear Eric,

About a year ago I wrote a "Letter from Sacramento" about the bark beetle infestation in California's pine forests, its link to climate change and some legislators' inability to move in the right direction on climate policy.

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Legally unprecedented

25 Jun 07:29 | U.S. News

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Trump's Threatening

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Legally unprecedented

25 Jun 07:17 | U.S. News

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Trump's Threatening

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Legally unprecedented

25 Jun 07:07 | U.S. News

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Trump's Threatening

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Succinylcholine Chloride 20mg/mL 5mL Syringe by Fagron Sterile Services: Recall - Potential Lack Of Sterility Assurance

23 Jun 15:30 | U.S. News

Reasonable probability that patient may experience adverse events ranging from fever, chills and malaise, to severe adverse events including systemic invasive mycoses or systemic bacterial sepsis.read more »

Study examines gun policy preferences across racial groups

23 Jun 15:18 | U.S. News

In the wake of recent mass shootings in Alexandria, Virginia, and elsewhere in the U.S., a new study from two University of Illinois at Chicago political scientists looks at factors that drive support for gun control among whites, Latinos and blacks.read more »

Venture Catheters by Vascular Solutions: Recall - Excess Material May Split or Separate During Use

23 Jun 12:50 | U.S. News

UPDATED 06/23/2017. All unexpired lots of the RX, OTW, and CS versions are recalled. Material in the patient's bloodstream can result in serious adverse health consequences such as the development of blood clots, embolism of the excess material to vital organs, or death.read more »

Help Stop Attacks on CEQA

23 Jun 12:02 | U.S. News

Dear Robert,

A bill moving through the State Assembly, Senate Bill 35, will stamp out laws that protect the public's right to know about the environmental and public health impacts of large development projects.

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Potassium Phosphate and Succinylcholine by Advanced Pharma: Recall - Potential Lack of Sterility Assurance

22 Jun 15:20 | U.S. News

Patient may experience adverse events ranging from fever, chills and malaise, to severe adverse events including systemic invasive mycoses or systemic bacterial sepsis.read more »

BREAKING: Greater Yellowstone Grizzly bears delisted!

22 Jun 14:51 | U.S. News

Breaking! Greater Yellowstone grizzly delisted! Tell DOI Secretary Zinke to stop the attacks on wildlife!

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Venture Catheters by Vascular Solutions: Recall - Excess Material May Split or Separate During Use

21 Jun 14:00 | U.S. News

Material in the patient's bloodstream can result in serious adverse health consequences such as the development of blood clots, embolism of the excess material to vital organs, or death.read more »

Hurry! Outdoor apparel that supports the Sierra Club through 7/14

21 Jun 08:26 | U.S. News

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Just now in Columbia, South Carolina. #ReadyFor100

20 Jun 20:19 | U.S. News

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Yesterday, Sarasota, FL.Today, Columbia, SC. Tomorrow, your city?

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Poll: Nearly Two-Thirds Of Mothers 'Shamed' By Others About Their Parenting Skills

20 Jun 15:32 | U.S. News

Some mommy-shaming "wars" become national news headlines. Actress Reese Witherspoon was recently food-shamed for feeding her toddler cinnamon buns for breakfast. Critics were quick to judge model Coco Rocha for giving her baby formula.read more »

The 10 U.S. Cities Where The Cost Of Living Is Rising Fastest

20 Jun 11:07 | U.S. News

American household debt totaled a record $12.73 trillion as of March 2017, so cost of living concerns are more pertinent than ever.read more »

Get a Free Hat

19 Jun 12:44 | U.S. News

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Hi Eric,

We have a challenge for you:

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System CS100, CS100i and CS300 Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps by Datascope: Field Correction - Potential Electrical Test Failure Code

19 Jun 10:15 | U.S. News

Risk of failure of the device to initiate therapy.read more »

Clindamycin Injection ADD-Vantage Vials by Alvogen: Recall - Lack of Sterility Assurance

16 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

There is a reasonable probability that the patient may experience adverse events, ranging from fever, chills and malaise, to severe adverse events including systemic invasive mycoses or systemic bacterial sepsis.read more »

HUD and Census Bureau Announce New Residential Construction Activity in May

16 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Census Bureau jointly announced the following new residential construction statistics for May 2017.read more »

Marijuana Use Among College Students On Rise Following Oregon Legalization, Study Finds

15 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

College students attending an Oregon university are using more marijuana now that the drug is legal for recreational use, but the increase is largely among students who also report recent heavy use of alcohol, a new study has found.read more »

Frameless Stereotaxic Navigation Systems: FDA Safety Communication - Navigational Accuracy Errors

15 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

Accuracy errors may lead to patient deaths, serious or life-threatening injuries, and inaccurate, aborted, or prolonged medical procedures Posted 06/15/2017read more »

Unexpired Nitroglycerin Injection in 5 Percent Dextrose USP by Advanced Pharma in Houston: Recall - Sub Potency

15 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

An extreme and unexpected reduction in dose than expected could lead to a delay in treatment, disruption of clinical care of the patient, and worsening of patient’s conditions. Posted 06/15/2017read more »

Paliperidone Extended-Release Tablets 3mg by Teva Pharmaceuticals: Recall - Dissolution Test Failure

15 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

Failed dissolution could result in less drug being absorbed. Posted 06/15/2017read more »

Topical Products by Phillips Company: Recall - Due to Concerns of Manufacturing Practices

14 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

The possibility of decreased quality and consistency of the product, may have an impact on the safety and efficacy of the product posing a risk to patients.read more »

Triple Match your donation to Resist Trump locally

14 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

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10 Ways to Resist Trump's Paris Withdrawal

14 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

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E-cigarettes Less Addictive Than Cigarettes, Study Shows

13 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

People who regularly use electronic cigarettes are less dependent on their product than those who regularly use traditional cigarettes, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers. read more »

Eliquis (apixaban) 5 mg tablets: Recall One Lot- Bottle labeled as Eliquis 5 mg was found to contain Eliquis 2.5 mg tablets

13 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

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Here's something you can do

13 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

Sierra Club: Use Choice For Change

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Zinke's attack on Bears Ears is an attack on all public lands

12 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

BREAKING: The Department of the Interior Secretary Zinke recommends shrinking Utah's Bears Ears National Monument.

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Capitol Voice Bulletin June 2017

11 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

Capitol Voice Bulletin

Oops. A scheduling snafu for the facility Sierra Club California will use for its summit has resulted in a new date for the summit.

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Heroin's Use Rising, Costing Society More Than $51 Billion

9 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

Heroin use in the United States was estimated to cost society more than $51 billion in 2015, according to new research at the University of Illinois at Chicago.read more »

Deanne, your Sierra Club membership has lapsed

9 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

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OFFICIAL SIERRA CLUB MEMBER RECORD

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Resist Trump's efforts to rollback California's monuments

8 Jun 2017 | SciTech

Take Action with the Sierra Club These lands were protected thanks to the work of activists like you. Now we need to stand up for our public lands once again.read more »

Millennials The Most Resolute Homebuyers In Current Economic Environment

8 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

Millennials all over the country are flocking to purchase new homes, especially single family homes, according to recent research from TD Bank.read more »

HUD Approves Agreement Between Nevada Fair Housing Group and Landlords to Resolve Complaints of Housing Discrimination

7 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today an agreement between a Nevada fair housing organization and the owner and manager of four apartment complexes in Reno, Nevada. The agreement settles allegations of housing discrimination against prospective tenants with disabilities who require assistance animals.read more »

LeadCare Testing Systems (with Blood Obtained from a Vein) by Magellan Diagnostics: FDA Safety Communication - Risk of Inaccurate Results

6 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

UPDATED 06/06/2017. Class I Recall expanded. Falsely lower test results may lead to improper patient management and treatment for lead exposure or poisoning.read more »

Mayor Blakespear Deserves a Thank You

5 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

Hello Encinitas Sierra Club members and supporters,

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Join Global Running Day with Team Sierra

4 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

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Dear Peter,

June 7 marks Global Running Day, and so far, around 700,000 people have pledged to run in 161 countries! The day is about celebrating the joys of running and physical activity -- be the 1 to challenge 5 people to get outdoors for a fun run to benefit our planet!

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It's been 24 hours

2 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

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Trump's out of Paris, but we're not!

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A shameful mistake of historic proportions.

1 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

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URGENT: Protect Our Water from Big Oil TODAY!

1 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

Dear Eric,

Assemblymember Monique Limon almost won a huge victory in the fight against oil. She came within one vote of passing Assembly Bill 1328 last night.

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June 2017 Southern Sierran

1 Jun 2017 | U.S. News

Southern Sierran Newsletter of the Sierra Club Angeles Chapter June 2017

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