Environment

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
With Black Friday now one week away, Walmart workers and their allies are gearing up for what they predict will be the largest strike in the retailer's history. Among the tens of thousands of people and hundreds of organizations that have vowed to support Walmart's low-wage workers are a growing number of voices from the climate justice movement,...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Ongoing protests in British Columbia to stop a tar sands pipeline project by...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Don't let the winter cold spell fool you. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric...

Further

Though he gets the appeal of free snow cones and penguins, John Oliver is more worried about the environmental impact of an estimated 40,000 eager tourists a year traipsing to and inevitably trashing Antarctica. His solution: A hilarious anti-tourism PSA.