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Rampant Tropical Forest Loss Belies COP26 Deforestation Pledge: Report

"Such losses are a disaster for the climate. They're a disaster for biodiversity. They're a disaster for Indigenous peoples and local communities."

Brett Wilkins ·


Climate Groups Sue to Stop DeJoy's 'Unacceptable' Gas-Guzzling Postal Truck Plan

The plaintiffs say the USPS proposal "will not only deliver pollution to every neighborhood in America, it's also unlawful."

Jake Johnson ·


'Hellish' Heatwave Intensifies on Indian Subcontinent as Temperatures Near 117ºF

"The deadly heat this week in India and Pakistan should dominate the news everywhere," said one environmentalist. "It's a horrifying event in its own right—and a glimpse of what is likely to become routine."

Kenny Stancil ·


'We Don't Trust Enbridge': Indigenous Women Push Biden to Block Line 5 Expansion

"The construction of this pipeline will bring massive risk and destruction. We do not want to see irreversible damage to our land, water, and wild rice. We do not want our lifeways destroyed."

Jake Johnson ·


North American Wildfires Could Use Up 'Sizable Amount' of Global Carbon Budget: Study

"If not properly contained, heat-trapping emissions from wildfires in boreal forests could dramatically increase, jeopardizing nations' ability to limit warming in line with the Paris agreement."

Jessica Corbett ·


'Unprecedented' Water Restrictions Ordered in Drought-Ravaged California

"We don't have enough water supplies right now to meet normal demand," warns one state official. "The water is not there."

Brett Wilkins ·


Manchin Bill Is Bad for Jobs and the Climate

Senator Manchin has already sabotaged his own party’s Build Back Better plan to address the climate crisis. Now he wants to delay and divert action on climate by building his own nuclear empire.

Linda Pentz Gunter ·


The Climate and the Republic, Melting Down in Real Time

We are entering what could well turn out to be, for the United States, the most consequential span of time since the 1860s.

Stan Cox ·


House Dems Call On Top US Insurers to End Backing of Fossil Fuel Projects

Pouring money into dirty energy not only contradicts scientific consensus, the lawmakers wrote, "it also harms communities on the frontlines of the climate crisis and threatens financial stability at large."

Jessica Corbett ·


Global Climate Coalition Tells Biden Ukraine War Is Chance to 'End the Fossil Fuel Era'

"The violence of fossil fuels must come to an end to save life on Earth," said one campaigner.

Andrea Germanos ·

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