Biden's sweeping proposals would put an end to all greenhouse gas emissions spewed by U.S. power plants by 2035. It would also ban fracking on public lands.
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The USDA is facing lawsuits for shirking its responsibility to protect birds from animal welfare violations.
“A forest cannot survive if its canopy needs more than 4 years to recover from a yearly [drought] event.”
Native peoples have a legal, moral, spiritual and inherent right to be caretakers of the planet.
"This an obvious attempt at political intimidation."
"... it is imperative that our leaders produce real, tangible solutions to protect Black and frontline communities and correct existing and past harms..."
The festival’s shift from BP and Shell partnerships comes as a growing number of cultural institutions have cut ties with oil and gas companies.
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President Joe Biden said the U.S. would cut its emissions by at least 50% below 2005 levels by the end of the decade.