Thursday, September 23, 2021

Tag: President Biden

Under pressure from victims’ families, Biden orders release of 9/11 documents

Last month, nearly 1,800 family members told the president to stay away from anniversary events unless he ordered the declassification of documents.

Report card: Six months into Biden’s presidency

It’s not clear—will Biden get America back to where it was before Trump?

Biden administration protects endangered Pacific humpback whales

The rule will protect two endangered and one threatened whale populations totaling 116,098 square nautical miles of habitat protection.

Biden signs new executive order aimed at food and farming sector

President Biden signed an executive order that will protect American farmers under the Packers and Stockyards Act against abuses suffered at meat...

As Biden backslides, a bigger, better-organized climate movement prepares to seize...

“We’re not just marching in the streets, although we’re doing that. We’re lobbying and advocating for meaningful climate actions on the Hill."

‘All he has to do is sign’: Group crafts executive order...

"We have no other option but to fight for debt abolition and a society where everyone has the means to live."

Forests are crucial to combating climate change—will Biden rise to the...

Unsustainable logging by the forest products industry is driving massive carbon emissions.

Biden faces backlash over ‘shameful’ capitulation to GOP governors as they...

"Cutting off adequate supports to these workers to try to force them to take whatever job might be available is cruel."

As Biden marks 100 years since Tulsa Massacre, calls grow for...

We need something much more potent and much more substantial."

Tell Congress to pass a bold plan within the infrastructure bill...

It's time Congress makes firm commitments and landmark policies to have pollution-free transportation nationwide.

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How an ancient irrigation method makes sustainable life possible in the U.S. Southwest

Time-proven acequia irrigation systems already in use in New Mexico make it possible for people to thrive in arid regions.

China – Cultural revolution 2.0 and great leap backward?

Young people in China and America face similar problems. Both countries need a profound revolution but it must be real and ground up, not a populist sham from those in power.

Babies poop has ten times more microplastics than in adults, study finds

“Unfortunately, with the modern lifestyle, babies are exposed to so many different things for which we don't know what kind of effect they can have later in their life.”

WHO updates Air Quality Guidelines

The WHO determined that air pollution inflicts on human health at even lower concentrations than previously understood.

Eugenics rears its unsavory head: Vaccine schism saves the intelligent & sacrifices the backward

Right-wing vaccine resistance could remove thousands of Trump voters in critical red states.