All Articles on Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR)

Demonstrators block the entrance to a Deutsche Bank branch in Baden-Wuerttemberg, Stuttgart on September 20, 2019. (Photo: Sebastian Gollnow/picture alliance via Getty Images) News
Pressured by Climate Activist Groups, Deutsche Bank Ditches Drilling in the Arctic
The bank joins a list of two dozen others that will not back Arctic drilling projects.
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Climate campaigners continue to demand all banks reject financing of climate-wrecking projects. News
As Wells Fargo Joins Banks Rejecting Funding of Arctic Drilling, Pressure Heats Up on Others to 'Do Their Part'
Bill McKibben called the development a "victory for the Gwich'in, the wildlife, and the planet."
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Sign reads: Finance the future not fossil fuels News
'This Is a Big Deal': Goldman Sachs Rules Out Funding New Coal Projects, Arctic Oil Drilling
"The smart money on Wall Street is drawing red lines on oil and gas, and exiting coal."
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  Caribou graze on the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge News
'We Will Not Give Up,' Say Indigenous Groups, as Trump Admin Gets Closer to Fossil Fuel Pillage of Arctic Refuge
Final Environmental Impact Statement for drilling in coastal plain of refuge came on heels of House vote to block drilling in Alaska area
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Then-Interior Department assistant secretary Joe Balash signs directives June 26 in Anchorage revoking decades-old federal public land orders, in the process making more than 1.3 million acres overseen by the Bureau of Land Management eligible for conveyance to the state, Alaska Native corporations, and other uses. News
'Just Another Day in the Kleptocracy': Trump Interior Dept. Official Heads to Fossil Fuel Extraction Company in Apparent Sequel to Alaska Plunder Push
"The revolving door of the Trump Administration continues to spin—and it's wider than ever before."
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Caribou graze on the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge News
Ecological Importance and Human Rights Be Damned, Trump Admin Says Fossil Fuel Pillaging in Arctic Refuge Coming Soon
Interior Dept. statement that "lease sale will happen in 2019" comes as oil companies face heat over possible extraction on previously protected public land
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#MakeThemPay: Demonstrators Call Out ExxonMobil for Climate Crimes at Shareholders Meeting
"To funders of ExxonMobil: start selling your stocks. The lawsuits are coming."
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Donald Trump Is the Most Impeachable President in American History
The sitting president vs. Congress and the U.S. Constitution
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This Blessed Plot, This Earth
Photo by Alina Ukolova via AP This week, residents of a village in Russia’s far eastern Kamchatka Peninsula saw this exhausted, emaciated polar bear - a species some consider the poster child for climate change - prowling for food over 500 miles from its native habitat. With the Arctic warming, the...
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A member of the Porcupine caribou herd News
New Legislation Aims to Avert Arctic Giveway to 'Corporate Polluters' Sneaked Into GOP Tax Scam
Announcement comes as scholars warn fossil fuel drilling in Arctic refuge "would contribute to the escalating crises of climate change and biological annihilation."
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