Eoin Higgins, staff writer
"EPA has abdicated its responsibility to set federal drinking water standards for a chemical long known to be unsafe."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A protester is seen holding a placard calling for a stop to the Williams natural gas pipeline during a demonstration held on Center Street adjacent to City Hall Park in New York City.
"This president and this administration are at war with justice and well-being—...
Julia Conley, staff writer
" People are struggling to find rent money for next month, but thank god the...


The Environmental Working Group has released its annual “Dirty Dozen” list ranking non-organic fruits and vegetables most contaminated with pesticides, based on the sensible notion that while the USDA says most samples meet legal limits, "legal doesn't always mean safe." Apples, already effectively banned in Europe for DPA, lead the list. Other horrors: The Dirty Dozen Plus is headed by kale and collard greens, a single grape contained 15 pesticides, an average potato is worse than anything...