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Thursday, November 23, 2017

These Governors are fighting Trump in a major way

President Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Accord has resulted in swift action by many past and present politicians who...

Obama just responded to Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement

On Thursday afternoon, President Donald Trump announced his decision to withdraw from the historic Paris climate agreement, which bound nations to cut emissions and...

Journalist perfectly articulates the hypocrisy of the GOP on the Paris Accord

Mother Jones reported that two Florida Republican congressman, Reps. Vern Buchanan and Carlos Curbelo, have expressed their desire for President Trump to stay in...

Critics Warn About Senate GOP Bill That Would Give Industry More Power

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee passed a bill out of committee, Regulatory Accountability Act, that environmentalists say interferes with rules that protect public health and wildlife. The act...

Keeping Defiant and Staying Sane in the Age of Trump

In her 1987 book “On Boxing,” Joyce Carol Oates quotes a letter from a sportswriter friend who compared watching a boxing match to “bad...

Scientists Purged From EPA Review Board for “Industry Experts”

Congressional Republicans have long complained that the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) 18-member Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC) were rubber-stamping new EPA regulations, according to The Washington...

A New Road Map to Less Wasteful Road Construction

The world has about 24.8 million miles of roads that required hundreds of millions of barrels of oil for development. Engineer Toby McCartney, founder of Scotland-based MacRebur,...

This Petro-State’s Investments in Renewable Energy Puts the US to Shame

In the summer of 2015, The Atlantic ran a story about Prince Turki Bin Saud Bin Mohammad Al Saud, a member of the family...

This Pipeline Has Spilled Over 1 Million Gallons of Oil and Natural Gas into...

While the Environmental Protection Agency has been targeted for budget cuts, natural resources throughout the United States are under threat. Lake Michigan and a...

Trump’s New Executive Order Could Pull National Monuments Designated by Clinton and Obama

Trump is expected to sign an executive order Wednesday allowing examination of all national monuments going back two decades. According to The Hill, people...