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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

 

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.

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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. 

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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.

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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.

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Recognizing the Neoliberal Roots at the Heart of Trump's Cruel and Inhumane Border Policies

America’s unique responsibility for creating this crisis is one of the many reasons that we have to put an end to the president's "zero-tolerance" policy.

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What Fossil Fuels and Factory Farms Have in Common

Hint: They’re both issues of environmental injustice.

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We Are Drowning In Plastic, and Fracking Companies Are Profiting

Plastic production wreaks havoc on people and the planet—from fracking wells and pipelines in Pennsylvania, to air pollution from plastic plants in Scotland.

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These Candidates for Congress Want to Win in 2018 on a Platform of Decisive Climate Action

More than 100 U.S. House and Senate candidates pledge to move off fossil fuels.

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