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Environment



UN Report Calls for 'Repurposing' $470 Billion in Agriculture Support to Serve People and Planet

"Governments have an opportunity now to transform agriculture into a major driver of human well-being, and into a solution for the imminent threats of climate change, nature loss, and pollution."

Jessica Corbett ·


There Is Little Doubt the Climate Crisis Is Here—Now What Do We Do About It?

We can't undo what we have done, but we can alter how bad the future becomes.

Jesse Jackson ·


2020 Was Deadliest-Ever Year for Environmental Defenders: Report

"Fighting the climate crisis carries an unbearably heavy burden for some, who risk their lives to save the forests, rivers, and biospheres that are essential to counteract unsustainable global warming."

Brett Wilkins ·


Environmental Threats Rapidly Becoming 'Single Greatest Challenge to Human Rights': UN

The planetary crisis is "impacting a broad range of rights, including the rights to adequate food, water, education, housing, health, development, and even life itself," said the U.N.'s top rights expert.

Julia Conley ·


Conservationists and Locals Praise Biden EPA's Move to Protect Bristol Bay From Pebble Mine

"Today we celebrate. Tomorrow, we get back to the hard work of seeing this through."

Jessica Corbett ·


Record-Breaking Disasters Across World Have Root Cause in Common: Human Activity

"The solutions we conceive of as a global society," a new report states, must "allow for interconnected ways of solving multiple problems at once."

Andrea Germanos ·


220+ Medical Journals Unite to Demand Urgent Action on Climate Emergency

"The greatest threat to global public health is the continued failure of world leaders to keep the global temperature rise below 1.5°C and to restore nature," warn journals in unprecedented joint editorial.

Brett Wilkins ·


The Squad Protests Line 3 in Minnesota: 'We Are Here Because the Climate Crisis Is Here'

"The last thing we need to do," said Rep. Ilhan Omar, "is allow the very criminals who created this crisis to build more fossil fuel infrastructure."

Jessica Corbett ·


'A Wake-Up Call': Study Finds Extinction Risk for 30% of Tree Species

"Strengthened action is urgently required to prevent further species extinctions and restore damaged and degraded ecosystems."

Brett Wilkins ·


Climate-Driven Weather Disasters Increased Fivefold Over Past 50 Years: UN Agency

Report finds extreme weather has killed more than 2 million people and cost $3.64 trillion in economic damages since 1970.

Jenna McGuire ·

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