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Wenonah Hauter

Wenonah Hauter

Wenonah Hauter is the executive director of the consumer advocacy group Food & Water Action. She has worked extensively on energy, food, water and environmental issues at the national, state and local level. Experienced in developing policy positions and legislative strategies, she is also a skilled and accomplished organizer, having lobbied and developed grassroots field strategy and action plans.

Articles by this author

 

One Way to Control Inflation? Enforce Price Controls on Corporations

Corporate monopolies are already controlling prices—to keep them high. It’s time to do something about it.

Wenonah Hauter ·


Fossil Fuels Cause Global Crises, Not Fix Them

To enhance domestic, European, and global security, it's time to aggressively promote energy efficiency and conservation while quickly deploying renewable energy and moving off fossil fuels.

Wenonah Hauter ·


The Fossil Fuel Industry Is a Jobs-Killer

The industry is wildly fudging the numbers to make itself look like a major job creator. We shouldn't be fooled.

Wenonah Hauter ·


Dangerous Thinking: Carbon Capture Technology Won't Solve Our Emissions Problems

Pennsylvania and other places want to push forward on carbon removal plans, but there's little evidence for their impact.

Wenonah Hauter ·


The Daunting Water Crisis Requires a Bold Federal Response

In Jackson, Mississippi, and throughout the South, communities are struggling to meet their residents' most basic needs.

Wenonah Hauter ·


Deb Haaland Attacked by Fossil Fuel Industry

If Haaland follows through on the actions the oil and gas industry and their allies in Congress are worried about, she will be the most effective Interior Secretary in recent memory. 

Wenonah Hauter ·


Banning Fracking: Politically Smart and a Climate Necessity

A call to ban fracking is bound to energize climate activists and progressive voters, who see it as the kind of bold action necessary to confront the climate crisis.

Wenonah Hauter ·


Trump Seeks to Frack the 2020 Election

While Donald Trump will run as the champion of a disastrous addiction to fossil fuels and fracking, Democrats should proudly champion a different vision.

Wenonah Hauter ·

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