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Biden DOJ Applauded for 'Long Overdue' Environmental Justice Plan

"Communities of color, Indigenous communities, and low-income communities often bear the brunt of the harm caused by environmental crime, pollution, and climate change," said the U.S. attorney general.

Jessica Corbett ·


I'm a West Virginian Farmer. My Brothers Work in Oil and Coal. And We Need Manchin to Act on Climate

For another decade or so, climate change will get worse and farms like mine will die.

Holly Bradley ·


$50.5 Billion and Counting: Climate Groups Launch 'Cost of Inaction' Ticker

"In 2021, the United States experienced 20 billion-dollar-plus disasters, the second-highest of all time. Every second the Senate delays action on bold climate investments, the cost of inaction only increases."

Jessica Corbett ·


UK Survey Finds 'Terrifying' 60% Plunge in Flying Insect Population

"We cannot put off action any longer, for the health and well-being of future generations this demands a political and societal response. It is essential that we halt biodiversity decline now."

Brett Wilkins ·


Manchin, Kelly Join GOP in Passing Motion to Bar Biden From Declaring Climate Emergency

"Our political leadership is out to kill most of us," lamented one climate justice advocate.

Jake Johnson ·


Climate Activists Who Blocked Houston Bridge to Fossil Fuel Traffic Cleared of All Federal Charges

"The most dangerous thing about that shipping channel wasn't the activists—it was and continues to be fossil fuel executives' reckless plans to push us further towards climate chaos."

Brett Wilkins ·


'Grotesque': BP Enjoys Largest Profits in Decade as Boris Johnson Rejects Windfall Tax

"Refusing a windfall tax is a political choice which shows the Tories aren't on the side of the British people."

Andrea Germanos ·


Utilities Cut Power to Millions of Homes as Profits and Pay Soared: Report

"This moment is a clarion call to the federal government to reform the broken utility power sector, which relentlessly puts profits over people and the planet."

Brett Wilkins ·


IPCC Scientist Warns India-Pakistan Record Temps 'Testing Limits of Human Survivability'

"Fossil fuels did this," said one climate justice campaigner. "Unless we ditch fossil fuels immediately in favor of a just, renewable-energy based system, heatwaves like this one will continue to become more intense and more frequent."

Kenny Stancil ·


Climate Emergency: India's Unprecedented Heatwave Adds to Global Bread Shortages

Modeling shows that not only increased average temperatures in India but also more frequent extreme heatwaves have the potential of reducing wheat yields by as much as 27%.

Juan Cole ·

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