Cassady Sharp

Cassady Sharp is a media officer at Greenpeace USA covering the Arctic, climate change and corporate influence over politics.

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Thursday, July 21, 2016
Never Mind the RNC — This Is What Voters Care About This Election
This election cycle has been a wild ride so far, and we still have several months before we actually cast a vote for our next president. Candidates come and go, but it’s the issues that remain. As the largest generation making up the U.S. electorate , our country’s leaders should be listening to...
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Tuesday, March 08, 2016
What the Koch Brothers Have to Do With the Flint Water Crisis
Clean drinking water is a right. Not a privilege. Unfortunately, a predominantly poor, black community north of Detroit, Michigan lost that right when people in power prioritized short-cuts and special interests over basic survival needs of the people they are supposed to serve. What happened to...
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Monday, January 11, 2016
The State of the Union Depends on the State of Our Democracy
Things feel pretty weird right now to Americans. Since we celebrated the New Year, we have seen President Obama’s executive action with rudimentary gun control measures met with widespread backlash from the gun lobby and its political supporters, a state of emergency in California due to a methane...
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Friday, December 11, 2015
It’s Time: Why the Department of Justice Must Investigate Exxon
This has been a tough few months for Exxon, the global oil giant currently worth a dizzying $314.7 billion , and which may have been involved in an elaborate cover-up of the risks of climate change. First, came the investigative news report by InsideClimate News . Next, the Los Angeles Times...
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