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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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WITH London sweltering in unusual temperatures of 70 degrees, Ms Thunberg from Sweden and the green movement (Paul Routledge, April 24) chose a splendid weekend to halt metropolitan traffic.
The MENA protests and the Green Movement: Ironically, there are very few attempts that relate, connect, and find similarities between the Green Movement of Iran and the 2010/11 Uprisings in the MENA region.
THE tiny minority Green movement is destroying jobs and causing misery to thousands of families throughout the UK.
Summary: Such crackdowns have been a familiar tactic in Iran since 2009, when authorities blocked access to Twitter and Facebook in an attempt to quash the Green Movement
Unlike the Green Movement in 2009, the past week's demonstrations started with disenfranchized peoples outside Tehran, including those in rural towns traditionally considered to be conservative strongholds.
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.
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 reformists are grouped in the "Green Movement" of ex-PM Mir-Hussein Moussavi and
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