Fossil Fuels

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
After Hurricane Irma
"Disaster after climate-induced disaster is proving that we can't fail to address our rampant burning of fossil fuels—too much is at stake."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Pope Francis
"You can see the effects of climate change and scientists have clearly said...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A demonstrator holds a sign in New York City during the 2014 People's Climate March. (Photo: Chris Yakimov/flickr/cc)
Amid devastating hurricanes, historic flooding, epic wildfires, and the Trump...


The over-reaching, over-regulating, money-grubbing feds at OSHA have fined Freedom Industries an exorbitant $11,000 for last January's massive spill of coal cleaning chemicals that left 300,000 West Virginians without safe water, one in five people with health problems and local businesses down about $61 million. Oh yes, and the "clean-up" site is still leaking - twice last month - but Freedom, which has conveniently declared "bankruptcy," says it's only because of "heavy rain" and who could've...