Fossil Fuels

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Climate activists staged a protest outside the European Central Bank headquarters demanding that the ECB stop fueling the climate crisis by supporting fossil fuel companies on October 21, 2020. (Photo: Koala Kollektiv)
Critics call out the bank for "purchasing bonds from some of the world's worst climate criminals through its trillion-euro Covid recovery package."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
House Democrats on Tuesday introduced the Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act. (Photo: <a href="">arbyreed</a>/flickr/cc)</p>
"By presenting smart, focused solutions to the climate crisis, this pioneering...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
 Demonstrators hold signs at an anti-tar sands march in St. Paul, Minnesota in 2015.
"Join us putting the proverbial nail in the coffin of these dying unneeded...


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...