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Capitalism's 'Practicality' While We Bake to Death

During one of the hottest summers ever, we're weirdly blasé.

Tony Norman ·


NASA Images of Shrinking Lake Mead Offer 'Stark Illustration' of Climate Crisis

"This is not a drought, this is aridification," said one water law expert. "This is the new world we live in."

Julia Conley ·


Climate Crisis Pushes Migratory Monarch Butterflies Onto Endangered List

"Decisive action to tackle climate change and restore ecosystems" is badly needed to rescue the beloved subspecies, experts say.

Jake Johnson ·


'No More Time to Lose': Biden Rebuked for Pushing Off Climate Emergency Declaration

"The clock is rapidly ticking towards inevitable, irreversible climate catastrophe," said one climate campaigner.

Jake Johnson ·


'Shocking Document' Spotlights Dire State of Australia's Environment

"This report is the consequence of years of perverse political decision-making that has put the vested interests of polluting corporations and environmental vandals," said one climate advocate.

Jake Johnson ·


Biden Considers Declaring Climate Emergency Amid 'Heat Apocalypse'

"Biden needs to deploy every executive power, starting with banning crude oil exports," said one climate campaigner.

Jake Johnson ·


Biden Urged to Reject 'Preemptive Giveaway' to Manchin on Destructive Oil Projects

"Approving lots of new fossil fuel projects in exchange for some clean energy funding is completely bonkers and will make the climate crisis worse," warned one environmentalist.

Jake Johnson ·


Renewed Calls to Ban Glyphosate After Toxic Herbicide Found in 80% of US Urine Samples

"This chemical should not be in our bodies," asserted one green group in response to a new CDC study.

Brett Wilkins ·


Biodiversity Destruction Imperils Natural Species Crucial to Humanity's Survival

"Without wild species, our whole planet unravels," said one scientist in response to new U.N.-backed report.

Julia Conley ·


'Just the Beginning': Appeals Court Affirms Pesticide Giants Liable for Dicamba Drift

"The destruction to Bader's orchards provides just a single example of the widespread harm inflicted on thousands of farmers and the environment from Monsanto's negligence and EPA's refusal to cancel its dicamba approval."

Brett Wilkins ·

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