Nationalizing Energy In Response To The Climate Crisis

By Alexander C. Kaufman, -

The White House is considering plans to invoke an obscure, Cold War-era law to prop up struggling coal-fired power plants, a move that some say could open the door for Democrats to take radical [...]

“Climate Change Is More Of A Problem Than We Anticipated”

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG -

Each new study on climate change shows that not only is the crisis here now, but changes are happening a century earlier than predicted. We speak with respected climate scientist, Dr. Michael [...]

Newsletter – People Act Where US Fails On Climate

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, -

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. The climate crisis is upon us. It seems that every report on climate conditions has one thing in common: things are worse than predicted. The World [...]

Louisiana Takes Suit Against Energy Corps To Supreme Court

By Kevin McGill, -

By Kevin McGill for Associated Press. NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Louisiana flood protection board has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to revive its lawsuit seeking to make oil, gas and pipeline companies [...]

World Leaders To Trump: You’re On Your Own

By Lauren McCauley, -

By Lauren McCauley of CommonDreams. Following Trump's Thursday announcement, world leaders from China to Germany to the Marshall Islands and beyond promised to uphold the climate accord while [...]

Beyond Extreme Energy Disrupts Senate Hearing For FERC Commissioner

By Jimmy Betts, -

By Jimmy Betts for Beyond Extreme Energy. WASHINGTON, DC - Once accustomed to operating in the shadows, controversy around the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and its role in the [...]

Sugar Shack Alliance Desperate To Save State Forest

By Katy Eiseman, -

By Katy Eiseman. SANDISFIELD, MA -- Eighteen protesters were arrested this morning at the Otis State Forest after blocking an access road to a pipeline construction site, according to [...]

Enviro Groups Stage Massive People’s Climate March On Washington

By John Zangas, -

By John Zangas of DC Media Group. Washington, DC - Hundreds of grassroots environmental groups from around the country rallied Saturday at the U.S. Capitol in a mass march against administration [...]

Humans Are Most Destructive Species On Earth

By Pratap Antony, -

By Pratap Antony for Counter Currents. We have been around for only 200,000 years – Archaeologists have calculated that humans originated about 200,000 years ago in the Middle Palaeolithic period [...]

Climate Change As Genocide; Inaction Equals Annihilation

By Michael Klare, -

By Michael Klare for Tom Dispatch. Not since World War II have more human beings been at risk from disease and starvation than at this very moment. On March 10th, Stephen O’Brien, under [...]

Newsletter – The People’s Plan For Transformation

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. It is important to understand that we arrived in this situation by, what Moyers described as "careful long-range planning and implementation…consistency of [...]

Youth Score Decisive Legal Victory Against Fracking

By Lauren Macauley, -

BY Lauren Macauley for Commondreams. Colorado - A group of Colorado teenagers scored a "huge" victory against the state's fracking industry on Thursday when a three-judge panel ruled that the [...]

As Trial Begins, Climate Protectors Say Action Was A Necessity

By Jeremy Brecher, -

By Jeremy Brecher for Common Dreams. Is there anything people can do about climate change in the Trump era? The new American president has asserted that global warming is a fraud perpetrated by [...]

Only One Way To Come To Grips With Climate Crisis

By John Foran, -

By John Foran for Popular Resistance. First, let’s please just acknowledge there is a crisis. I’m afraid any reasonably educated, rational, and unbiased adult (or younger) can understand what [...]

Congress Urges Trump To Restore FERC, Communities Say ‘No!’

By Staff, -

Responding to two letters sent by members of Congress urging President Donald Trump to prioritize nominating candidates for vacant Commissioner seats at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [...]

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