Mary Sweeters is a Climate and Energy Campaigner with Greenpeace USA. She works to fight the undue influence of the oil industry in solidarity with communities affected by oil extraction, pollution, and climate change, and to advocate for a just transition to a clean energy economy.
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Saturday, June 24, 2017
Not Even Our National Monuments Are Safe in Trump’s America
In the fall of 2002, I spent nearly two weeks backpacking in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in southern Utah. Fifteen years later, that experience continues to have a lasting impact on me. Words simply cannot describe the beauty of the red rock sculpted by creeks running through the...