At Dominion Shareholder Meeting, Pipeline Opponents Address CEO Directly In What’s Become An Annual Airing Of Grievances

By Ned Oliver, Richmond.com -

Opponents of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline have organized dozens of meetings, protests and marches in an effort to stop the project since it was announced in 2014. But there’s just one time a year [...]

‘People Have To Strengthen The Laws Protecting The Water’

By Janine Jackson, Fair.org -

Janine Jackson: It is impossible, really, not to connect two recent pieces of news: Residents of Flint, Michigan, have been told that the state that poisoned their drinking water will no longer [...]

Study: EPA Being Reshaped To Serve Industry

By Neela Banerjee, Insideclimatenews.org -

Under the Trump administration, the Environmental Protection Agency has veered so far from its foundational mission of protecting human health and the environment that it faces the highest risk [...]

Exclusive New Video From Greenpeace Reveals Massive Deforestation In Indonesia

By Staff, Ecowatch.com -

A palm oil supplier to Mars, Nestlé, PepsiCo and Unilever is destroying rainforests in Papua, Indonesia, a new investigation by Greenpeace International has revealed. Satellite analysis suggests [...]

The Tree Sitters: Activists Have Halted Pipeline Construction

By Mason Adams, Blueridgeoutdoors.com -

You can find Red by the campfire smoke and bright yellow crime-scene tape. Red is a 61-year-old Virginia mountain woman who since April 2 has been living in a tree inside the white-and-blue-taped [...]

Environmental Justice As Liberation: No Consent, No Pipeline, No Kinder Morgan.

By Douglas, Thesouthlawn.org -

Kinder Morgan, a Texas-based energy giant, seeks to build a pipeline from Northern Alberta through British Columbia to the densely populated suburb of Metro Vancouver where it would be loaded [...]

Activists Using Pruitt’s Greed To End His Time At EPA

By Sarah Anderson, Inequality.org -

Environmentalists weren’t able to block the confirmation of Scott Pruitt as EPA Administrator based on his horrendous record of climate change denial and plundering natural resources. But [...]

How Agro-Chemical Giant Monsanto Been Destroying Environment, Human Lives For Decades

By Manmeet Sahni, Telesurtv.net -

In 1995, the United States Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, listed Monsanto among the top 5 lethal corporations dumping toxic waste, as it was recorded dumping nearly 37 million tons of [...]

Earth Day: Conflict Over The Future Of The Planet

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

On this Earth Day, it is difficult to look at the state of the planet and the current political leadership and see much hope. In "Junk Planet", Robert Burrowes writes a comprehensive description [...]

Has The Environmental Movement Peaked Or Best Days Ahead?

By Peter Dykstra, Environmental Health News -

As someone who has followed these issues since the first Earth Day in 1970, April 22 is a perpetual mixed bag. Of American origin and still almost exclusively observed here, the day is a festival [...]

I Kept All My Plastic For A Year – The 4,490 Items Forced Me To Rethink

By Laura Barton, Theguardian.com -

We all know, in theory, that we ought to use less plastic. We’ve all been distressed by the sight of Blue Planet II’s hawksbill turtle entangled in a plastic sack, and felt chastened as we’ve [...]

Working Class Town Goes Green, Protect Environment, Improves Lifestyle

By Whitney Pipkin, Marylandreporter.com -

Straddling the northeast branch of the Anacostia River just outside of Washington, D.C., is a half-square-mile patch of green called Edmonston. It’s a tiny Maryland town where, despite its [...]

David Buckel, Gay Rights & Environmental Activist, Dies In Protest Suicide

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

David Buckel, a nationally known advocate for gay rights and the environment died Saturday in self-immolation suicide in a wake-up call to save the planet. Buckel was 60 years old. His body [...]

Addressing Systemic Challenge At The Heart Of Escalating Inequality And Environmental Destruction

By Ted Howard, Thenextsystem.org -

Let me be clear: I recognize that everyone in this room is doing extraordinary work, has devoted your lives to this cause, and are making some real difference – but in the main the difference is [...]

Activists Build Small Longhouse Blocking PSE Headquarters

By Staff, Investorideas.com -

April 2, 2018 (Investorideas.com Newswire) As Puget Sound Energy continues to build a Tacoma Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility despite widespread concerns, Native and environmentalist [...]