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green movement

A popular movement urging production and use of environmentally harmless consumer goods. Green politicians would curb economic and population growth and protect the natural environment.
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Some scholars and policy analysts are making an analogy between the recent wave of protests and those that occurred previously, such as the Green Movement in 2009.
The protests are the largest since the Green Movement in 2009, which disputed the presidential election of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and shut down the government.
Some supporters of the opposition Green Movement say Rafsanjani might have been assassinated due to escalating problems with Supreme Leader Ali Khamenehi.
Rich criticizes the anti-environmental orthodoxy of the Right and simultaneously finds fault with the Green Movement for its anti-capitalist actions out of alignment with business and economic growth.
Synopsis: Simply stated, the Green movement in America has lost its way.
The coupe only became an issue for the Green movement after the Tasmanian public voted them out of Government at the last election.
Naim Qureishi of National Forum Environment and Health addressing a meeting organized by Pakistan Green Movement said transforming Karachi into a green city was an urgent need of hour.
The Green Movement also includes Muhammad Khatami (who was president in 1997-05) and the children of pragmatic Ayatullah Ali-Akbar Hashemi-Rafsanjani (president in 1989-97).
The Green MOVEment benefits the Cambantoc Reforestation Project, a six-year-old MIIS endeavor that helps in the replanting and maintenance of trees in the Laguna watershed, promote environmental literacy in public schools, and fund the school communitys Green School Movement projects.
The nation is not willing to be part of any red, orange or green movement.
Indeed, the 2009 Green Movement protests and the 1979 Revolution share a framework of symbolic iconography grounded in Shi'i expressive modes of opposition and victimhood.
The June 12, 2009 election led to the worst unrest against the theocracy since the fall of the Pahlavi monarchy in early 1979 and caused over 100 deaths as the Green Movement alleged huge rigging.
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