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'We Have to Get a Climate President in Office': Jane Fonda Says Bernie Sanders Is the Only Climate Candidate
The actor and activist's comments came ahead of a Fire Drill Friday rally focused on environmental racism in the Los Angeles Harbor area.
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Nuclear war and climate change are the two existential threats we face today. (Photo:US Department of Defense) Views
Hiroshima and the New Arms Race—No Winners
When our children’s children look back, it will be noted and remembered what side of history we were on when our planet was threatened. The choice is ours.
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Alongside climate change, nuclear weapons pose one of the gravest risks to human survival. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
The U.S. Should Never Start A Nuclear War
Seventy-four years after Hiroshima and Nagasaki, a No First Use pledge would make our country—and the world—much safer.
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We all face harm from fracking’s impact on the climate. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
The Research Is In: Stop Fracking ASAP
Over 1,500 reports show there’s simply no safe way to do it—and it’s harming us all every day it goes on.
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Sign reads: We need better climate action now. News
'A True Public Health Emergency': 70+ Medical Groups Sound Alarm on Climate Crisis
Groups lay out action agenda to advance climate solutions and strengthen resiliency
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Protesters demand a statewide ban on hydraulic fracturing, a controversial technique for removing oil and natural gas from the earth also known as 'fracking,' on June 30, 2014 in New York City. The protest was held outside a Democratic party event with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo attending. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) Views
The Growing Case to Ban Fracking
"“There's not a lot of noise in this data... It's looking worse and worse for fracking."
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'We Need to Ban Fracking': New Analysis of 1,500 Scientific Studies Details Threat to Health and Climate
"The data show that fracking impairs the health of people who live nearby, especially pregnant women, and swings a wrecking ball at the climate."
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An ambulance races through a flood in Mumbai, India (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
The Climate Crisis Is Also a Health Emergency
For already vulnerable populations, the health risks of extreme weather events can be deadly
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President Donald J. Trump, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, and National Security Adviser Ambassador John Bolton, at the White House on Thursday, April 11, 2019. News
No War With Iran, Say 62 Groups in Letter to Congress
"Trump and his National Security Advisor John Bolton are taking this country to the brink of a completely avoidable military confrontation."
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Earth Day 2019: Our Planet in Peril
The science is real and the people are making their voices heard and demanding action. There is no longer time to wish it were not so, alter the facts or to declare that it is too expensive to fix.
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