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Happy Earth Day From Sierra Club Calusa Group!

7:45 pm Eastern | U.S. News

Happy Earth Day Fellow Sierra Club Members, Great news! Sierra Club Calusa Group's Spring 2017 newsletter is out! Big thanks to our newsletter editor Joe Bonasia for the work he put into getting this done! Your feedback and ideas are welcome, please let us know what you think of the newsletter.

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Breaking: 6 Hours for 3x Match

6:28 pm Eastern | U.S. News

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Earth Day ends in a few hours - and with it, our first TRIPLE MATCHING gift opportunity of the year. Don't miss out -- read more »

On 🌏 Earth Day: YOUR GIFT TRIPLE MATCHED 🌏

22 Apr 06:44 | U.S. News

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TRIPLE MATCH just announced for Earth Day -- but only until midnight TONIGHT! read more »

Phenobarbital 15 mg Tablets, USP by C.O. Truxton: Recall - Labeling Error on Declared Strength

21 Apr 14:10 | U.S. News

Mislabeled product could expose the consumer or their pet(s) to potential overdosing that can cause severe intoxication which may lead to cardiogenic shock, renal failure, coma or death.read more »

Time running out: Earth Day Match + FREE Bumper Sticker

21 Apr 06:17 | SciTech

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EARTH DAY CAMPAIGN: $28,039 donations needed. 1 day to go. read more »

Celebrate Earth Day with L.A.'s Newest State Park Opening

20 Apr 15:54 | SciTech

Senator Kevin de León California's progress against climate change and our clean air and water standards are at risk.Problems viewing this E-mail? Please click here. read more »

Study Ranks Which Production Attributes Are Most Important To Consumers

20 Apr 15:09 | U.S. News

For many consumers, buying a gallon of milk is much more complex than finding the preferred fat content and expiration date. They want to know how the cows were treated, what they were fed, whether they received growth hormones or antibiotics, whether the milk is organic, and so on.read more »

Codeine and Tramadol Medicines: Drug Safety Communication - Restricting Use in Children, Recommending Against Use in Breastfeeding Women

20 Apr 11:30 | U.S. News

New and strengthened WARNINGS and CONTRAINDICATIONS on drug labels describing serious risks, including slowed or difficult breathing and death.read more »

Immigrant Backlash Not Impacting Hiring Of Job Candidates Born Outside The United States

20 Apr 11:03 | U.S. News

In the midst of ongoing debate around immigration, U.S. employers plan to reach beyond borders to help fill U.S. jobs. According to a new CareerBuilder survey, a third of employers (33 percent) say they plan to hire immigrant workers in 2017, with 16 percent planning to do so in the second quarter.read more »

Promise Kept

19 Apr 13:01 | U.S. News

Dear Eric,

In February, we made a promise.

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Organic Herbal Supply Supplement Products: Recall - Undeclared Drug Ingredients

19 Apr 08:55 | U.S. News

Use of these products may pose a threat to consumers because the undeclared ingredients may interact with nitrates found in some prescription drugs and may lower blood pressure to dangerous levels.read more »

Trump's latest offshore drilling plan - pls help

19 Apr 07:46 | U.S. News

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EARTH DAY GOAL: 2,000 donors before Earth Day, April 22. read more »

Show Trump We Care About the Climate

19 Apr 07:42 | U.S. News

The Sierra Club Insider

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Trump's latest offshore drilling plan - pls help

19 Apr 07:35 | U.S. News

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EARTH DAY GOAL: 2,000 donors before Earth Day, April 22. read more »

Migration From Sea-Level Rise Could Reshape Cities Inland

18 Apr 15:21 | U.S. News

When Hurricane Katrina struck Louisiana in 2005, cities inland saw an influx of evacuees escaping the storm and its aftermath. Now, a new University of Georgia study predicts that this could happen again as a result of sea-level rise. read more »

Sign the petition to break free of SDG&E's monopoly

17 Apr 20:43 | U.S. News

Take Action with the Sierra Club Call on your city leaders to adopt Community Choice Energy.read more »

Donations matched: Keystone XL vs. Robert

17 Apr 18:53 | U.S. News

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EARTH DAY CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED:

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Donations matched: Keystone XL vs. Deanne

17 Apr 18:06 | U.S. News

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EARTH DAY CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED:

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Certain Homeopathic Teething Products: Recall - Confirmed Elevated Levels of Belladonna

13 Apr 19:00 | U.S. News

Updated 04/13/2017. Homeopathic teething products containing belladonna pose an unnecessary risk to infants and children.read more »

County Supervisors Vote Soon on Clean Power Program — Weigh In!

13 Apr 16:01 | U.S. News

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Your Sierra Club membership expires in a few short weeks

13 Apr 14:31 | U.S. News

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Dear Deanne,

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Capitol Voice April 2017

9 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

Buy Clean Bill: An Odd Committee Experience

By Kathryn Phillips

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StrataMR Adjustable Valves and Shunts by Medtronic: Recall - Potential for Under-Drainage of Cerebrospinal Fluid

8 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

If left untreated, under-drainage can potentially lead to coma and death.read more »

Make American Green Again -- Free Bumper Sticker!

7 Apr 2017 | US Politics and Govt

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Strong, Local Action Will Make America Green Again.

7 Apr 2017 | US Politics and Govt

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Sterile Compounded Products by Isomeric Pharmacy Solutions: Recall - Lack of Sterility Assurance

6 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

Voluntary recall of all lots of sterile products, to the hospital/user level.read more »

Clean Power Plan under attack from Trump

6 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

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Trump's executive order to begin the process of eliminating the Clean Power Plan is already in motion! read more »

Clean Power Plan under attack from Trump

6 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

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Trump's executive order to begin the process of eliminating the Clean Power Plan is already in motion! read more »

Clean Power Plan under attack from Trump

6 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

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Trump's executive order to begin the process of eliminating the Clean Power Plan is already in motion! read more »

Clean Power Plan under attack from Trump

6 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

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Trump's executive order to begin the process of eliminating the Clean Power Plan is already in motion! read more »

Newport HT70 and HT70 Plus Ventilators by Medtronic: Field Corrective Action - Ventilator May Reset Spontaneously

5 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

Potential for ventilator reset during normal operation, without an accompanying alarm.read more »

Study Reveals 10,000 Years Of Genetic Continuity In Northwest North America

5 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

A study of the DNA in ancient skeletal remains adds to the evidence that indigenous groups living today in southern Alaska and the western coast of British Columbia are descendants of the first humans to make their home in northwest North America more than 10,000 years ago.read more »

Is There Hope for Wild Bees?

5 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

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Book Purchases Of Liberals And Conservatives Reveal Partisan Division

4 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

Reader preferences for liberal or conservative political books also attract them to different types of science books, according to a new study.read more »

Help keep our air clean. Donate your car!

4 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

Sierra Club: Use Choice For Change

http://click.emails.sierraclub.org/?qs=3ac1a416411fe6193032e289b965be052e82318242fe57a17e69f6ee935e91ed9743d3880a9d3007d54ea3d9dac63cf6f08b3e5722751332

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HUD Marks National Fair Housing Month

4 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

WASHINGTON - This year marks the 49th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act, landmark legislation that became law on April 11, 1968.read more »

C***** Change

4 Apr 2017 | SciTech

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Trump's Energy Department just banned the phrase "climate change" in staff memos and briefings! read more »

C***** Change

4 Apr 2017 | World

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Trump's Energy Department just banned the phrase "climate change" in staff memos and briefings! read more »

C***** Change

4 Apr 2017 | US Politics and Govt

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Trump's Energy Department just banned the phrase "climate change" in staff memos and briefings! read more »

C***** Change

4 Apr 2017 | US Politics and Govt

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Trump's Energy Department just banned the phrase "climate change" in staff memos and briefings! read more »

Sierra Club North Coastal Group - April 10th

3 Apr 2017 | SciTech

Hello Sierra Club Members and Supporters,

You are invited to the Sierra Club North County Coastal Group general membership meeting on Monday, April 10th from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. It will be held at Alga Norte Park, 6565 Alicante Rd, Carlsbad.

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Hair Testing Shows High Prevalence Of New Psychoactive Substance Use

3 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

Hair samples from 80 young adults outside of NYC nightclubs and dance festivals were tested for 82 drugs and metabolites in a new study, which showed high prevalence of New Psychoactive Substance (NPS) use.read more »

8 In 10 Americans Say Female Leaders Have To Work Harder Than Men To Prove Themselves

3 Apr 2017 | Business

When it comes to women in the American workforce, nearly 8 in 10 (79%) adults say that female leaders have to work harder than men to prove themselves.read more »

Southern Sierran April 2017

3 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

Southern Sierran Newsletter of the Sierra Club Angeles Chapter April 2017

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EpiPen and and EpiPen Jr Auto-Injector: Recall - Failure to Activate Device

31 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Failure to activate or increased force needed to activate may have significant health consequences for a patient experiencing a life-threatening allergic reaction (anaphylaxis).read more »

Prelude Short Sheath Introducer by Merit Medical Systems: Class I Recall - Sheath May Separate During Use

31 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Tip could enter the patient's bloodstream, resulting in prolonged procedure times, additional surgery to remove the tip from the patient, blood clots, internal tears and perforation to arteries or veins, excessive bleeding, and death.read more »

Stand with San Diego.

31 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Dear Lynne,

I know one thing is clear to a dedicated environmental defender like you:

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Act Now! Become a Member, Fight Trump.

30 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Dear Robert,

What can $10 get you these days?

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LaBri’s Body Health Atomic by Envy Me: Recall - Undeclared Drug Ingredient

30 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Sibutramine may substantially increase blood pressure and/or pulse rate in some patients and may present a significant risk for patients with a history of coronary artery disease, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias, or stroke.read more »

Resist Donald Trump at the Local Level!

28 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Dear Robert,

http://click.emails.sierraclub.org/?qs=4c0cf48fd845c149530f1126b3e57e62a7535ba44323cdd209da3e771208ea9896c4e238409ece70ed7f8e5222f91c9088183e2c09c24417fc15149895484112

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