Climate

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Anti-fracking activists gathered in an act of non-violent civil disobedience on Friday morning near where energy company Crestwood Midstream was scheduled to begin construction on a massive underground gas storage depot on the banks of one of the Finger Lakes in central New York. Wearing the color blue and calling themselves We Are Seneca Lake ,...
Jon Queally, staff writer
If the non-binding pledges announced by European governments in Brussels on...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
If the state is split in two, Brevard County would join the newly-formed 51st, South Florida. (Photo: ajmexico/flickr/cc)
Fed up with the lack of action by Florida lawmakers to protect the state's...

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Happy Breast Cancer Industry Month! Bring On the Sketchy Profit-Driven Alliances! In the most egregious pinkwashing ever, the Susan Komen breast cancer giant has teamed with the Baker Hughes oilfield giant to produce pink drill bits "for the cure," thus facilitating fracking operations emitting a "special toxic mix" of chemicals known to lead to leukemia and - yes! - breast cancer. Activists promptly thanked both companies for "partnering on the most ludicrous piece of pink sh*t (we've) seen."