Thomas Linzey

Thomas Linzey is the Executive Director of the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund, a nonprofit law firm which provides legal assistance to communities struggling to protect community self-government and the natural environment from corporate decision-making.

Articles by this author

Given our seemingly imminent demise, it is time we dial up the type of radical change these prior movements delivered. (Photo: Flickr/ChrisA1995/cc) Views
Tuesday, July 02, 2019
The Meek Be Damned on Global Warming
In May, an international group of scientists warned that over a million of the Earth’s species are being driven to extinction; before that, researchers reported the climate was warming faster than even the most pessimistic projections. Worse yet, another report gave humanity just over thirty years...
Read more
Wednesday, January 04, 2012
A Bill of Rights for Occupied Communities
When communities try to keep corporations from engaging in activities they don’t want, they often find they don’t have the legal power to say “no.” Why?
Read more