Monday, June 24, 2019

Because ‘another world is possible,’ tens of thousands of activists stage climate mobilizations in...

With anti-coal Ende Gelände action in one city and Fridays for Future rally in another, activists demand urgent climate action.

How social media supports animal cruelty and the illegal pet trade

Images of chimpanzees and other species appear cute, but they may actually depict animals in dangerous situations. Here’s how to tell what’s safe to share — and how that helps conservation.

New lawsuit seeks to hold the Trump Administration accountable for eliminating environmental grades

“This is like a student hiding his report card because it’s full of Fs.”

Previewing the democratic debates: Every flavor of NBC, trusting corporate media on climate

The Democratic National Committee has announced the lineups for its first two presidential primary debates, which will be hosted by NBC on June 26...

Undocumented plant extinctions are a big problem — here’s why they go unnoticed

A recent survey on the world’s plants found a shocking number have gone extinct — 571 since 1750. And this is likely to be...

7 ways Trump’s EPA is breaking our bipartisan chemical safety law

It's been three years since Congress passed historic, bipartisan legislation to update our chemical safety law and better protect the American public from harmful...

A report on economic impacts of climate change by norvergence

Scientists have been doing comprehensive research over the past decade about the impact of climate change on economies of different countries. Till...

National week of action: Consumers demand an end to foods grown with bee-killing pesticides

Many store brand foods, like Kroger’s, are heavily contaminated with glyphosate, organophosphates, and neonicotinoids.

Washington state AG sues EPA for repealing state’s water quality standards, violates federal law

“Trump’s EPA cannot change important water quality protections at the whim of industry interests. It’s not only disruptive to Washington’s environmental efforts over the past two years, it’s a clear violation of the Clean Water Act.

‘Huge victory’ for grassroots climate campaigners as NY lawmakers reach deal on sweeping climate...

Grassroots climate campaigners in New York applauded on Monday after state lawmakers reached a deal on sweeping climate legislation, paving the way for the...