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To understand the magnitude of Donald Trump’s distorted priorities, we compared Pentagon spending with domestic programs he wants to cut. Pentagon "waste” alone dwarfs all other agency spending. Take a look. more

Mar 17, 2017 4:32 PM Dispatches

Donald Trump’s first budget makes his antipathy to the environment clear—and his love for fossil fuels and nuclear power even clearer. more

Mar 17, 2017 11:02 AM Dispatches 1 Comments

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Victoria Pickering

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency turns his back on scientific consensus and opens his arms to budget cuts. Environmental justice and Great Lakes restoration will be hit hardest. more

Mar 10, 2017 10:23 AM Dispatches

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Daniel Cima

The Honduran activist, whose murder may have been planned at the highest levels of government involving elite U.S.-trained military officers, continues to inspire people to defend their rights even in the face of continuing death threats. more

Mar 6, 2017 10:48 AM Dispatches

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Pavel Špindler

While the Trump Administration has been dominating the news, behind the headlines, Congress has been very, very busy. more

Feb 23, 2017 3:58 PM Dispatches

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Dark Sevier

Police deployed military weaponry. The water protectors responded with prayer. They gathered many allies. They appealed to treaty rights to stop the Black Snake. Today the camp lies in ruins, but there have been victories along the way. more

Feb 23, 2017 3:43 PM Dispatches

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Adapted from an image by Ellen Forsyth

“My love for the beauties of this world is far greater than my love of an easy life. If others feel the same way, there’s hope for us yet.” more

Feb 22, 2017 5:36 PM Op-Eds

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Rick Reinhard

There's much to do. And mark your calendar: On March 10, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe will lead a mega-march on the nation’s capital. more

Feb 13, 2017 12:44 PM Resist!

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© Rick Reinhard

As the Army Corp green lights the project, tribal leaders ask water protectors to rise up at home. more

Feb 9, 2017 6:15 PM Dispatches

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Scott Pruitt caricature by DonkeyHotey

A new lawsuit claims that Trump’s nominee to head the EPA dragged his feet for over two years to avoid providing documents requested as part of a query into ties with the fossil fuel industry. more

Feb 8, 2017 10:22 AM Dispatches

How do environmentalists and climate realists respond to the threat of a Trump presidency? Lessons from the past suggest some strategies that can be applied in new and creative ways. more

Feb 1, 2017 2:57 PM Magazine

Trimble County has the lowest percentage of people in the country who believe in climate change. But is the tide turning in coal country? more

Feb 1, 2017 10:36 AM Magazine

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NASA

Climate denial reaches new lows as Trump okays KXL and DAPL, data is disappeared, and Republicans insist climate change is “debated.” What’s a rational person to do? more

Jan 24, 2017 2:20 PM Dispatches

In the area of energy policy under the presidency of Donald Trump, two concerns loom above all others. more

Jan 13, 2017 10:28 AM Dispatches 1 Comments

In today’s world, common ground is in the weirdest places. more

Jan 5, 2017 3:36 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

Obama's new Northern Bering Sea Climate Resilience Area supports one of the largest seasonal marine mammal migrations in the world, including thousands of bowhead and beluga whales, hundreds of thousands of walruses and ice seals, and milli... more

Dec 21, 2016 4:58 PM Dispatches

Even the federal safeguard failed Flint’s residents. more

Dec 21, 2016 3:41 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

As Trump assembles his cabinet from hell, it’s good to talk with people inspired by a passion for the Earth that keeps fighters fighting, even as old threats resurface and new, even worse ones loom on the horizon. more

Dec 12, 2016 4:36 PM Magazine 1 Comments

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