Thursday, May 6, 2021

Federal Appeals Court orders EPA to ban toxic pesticide Chlorpyrifos

“This ruling is a huge victory for children and communities across the country who will finally be spared by needless poisonings and lifelong learning disabilities.”

What impact will the Climate Union Jobs Act have on the renewable energy industry?

As renewable energy jobs unionize, we can expect to see an increase in the size of green power companies.

The Yurok Tribe is using California’s carbon offset program to buy back its land

n January, the Yurok Tribe in California bought a 40-acre farm. Located next to an elementary school and the tribe’s Head Start program,...

Over a half-million Americans live near oil refineries with high levels of a cancer-causing...

More than a dozen U.S. oil refineries released the potent carcinogen benzene in 2020 at levels high enough to require action under...

Walmart announces landmark pollinator health policy to protect against pesticides

The pollinator health policy will "source 100 percent of the fresh produce and floral we sell in our in-store produce department from suppliers that adopt integrated pest management practices, as verified by a third-party, by 2025."

Cheney, Rothschild, and Fox News’ Murdoch to drill for oil in Syria, violating international...

While Syria is torn apart by the warring of U.S. imperialists and Islamic fundamentalists – leaving its children to die of starvation – another country plans to take advantage of the chaos by stealing resources from Syria’s southern region.

Poland finalizes historic deal to phase out coal by 2049

The "historic" agreement is the first of it's kind where a "leading coal mining sector has agreed to reduce its presence."

Private security firm accused of working illegally to protect oil and gas pipelines in...

Leighton, which is based in Texas, has also been accused of operating without a license in North Dakota, Michigan, Iowa, and Ohio.

Protect the wolverine: Tell US Fish and Wildlife Service to list under threatened species...

Tell the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to list them under the Endangered Species Act—it's the "most powerful legal tool we have to protect imperiled species."

‘We need to act now’: Study reveals glaciers melting at unprecedented pace

“A doubling of the thinning rates in 20 years for glaciers outside Greenland and Antarctica tells us we need to change the way we live,” the study’s lead author said.