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Despite Pledges on Tribal Relations and Climate, Biden Declines to Shut Down Dakota Access Pipeline

"If Biden wants to be a climate leader on the world stage, he needs to start at home."

Jessica Corbett ·


'Piecemeal Solutions Won't Suffice': Progressives Press Biden to 'Go Big' on Infrastructure Plan

"Millions of us are depending on Congress to take this once-in-a-generation opportunity and deliver the jobs, care, and justice we so urgently need, and we intend to make them deliver."

Jessica Corbett ·


As Wells Fargo Sets New Financed Emissions Goal, Climate Campaigners Warn 'Net Zero Is Not Enough'

"What matters most now are concrete actions in 2021 to stop funding fossil fuel expansion and setting a timeline for phasing out fossil fuel financing overall."

Jessica Corbett ·


Investors Managing $250 Billion in Assets Call on Big Banks to Stop Funding Mountain Valley Pipeline

"The institutions dumping funds into this unnecessary fracked gas project are just pouring their money into a 300-mile long money pit," said a Sierra Club staffer.

Kenny Stancil ·


Green Coalition Threatens to Sue Biden Administration Over Trump-Era Permits That 'Jeopardize' Wildlife

If the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers "continues to ignore its duty to properly account for the harm Nationwide Permit activities pose to species, then litigation may be necessary," the groups said.

Brett Wilkins ·


After 'Bitterly Disappointing' Court Ruling on Line 3, Biden Urged to Shut Down Pipeline Project 'Once and for All'

After a Minnesota court allowed construction to continue, Rep. Ilhan Omar appealed to President Joe Biden to stop the contentious project.

Jessica Corbett ·


'Major Win for the Planet': Federal Court Strikes Down Trump Coal Power Plant Rule

"This decision frees up the new Biden administration to begin working immediately on the science-based greenhouse pollution rules we desperately need to make up for lost time."

Andrea Germanos ·


McConnell Urged to 'Finish the Job' and Reconvene Senate to Put Twice-Impeached Trump on Trial

"The Senate must now move as quickly as possible to convict, remove, and disqualify Trump from ever seeking federal office again."

Common Dreams staff ·


To Combat the Climate Crisis, We Need a Government-Wide Mobilization

Hopefully Biden will nominate leaders who understand the severity of the climate crisis and the environmental injustices that burden communities of color and low-income communities.

Michael Brune ·


On Way Out the Door, Trump EPA Rejects Tightening Deadly Soot Pollution Standards

"The failure to strengthen particulate-matter protections is a dereliction of duty that puts lives at risk."

Andrea Germanos ·

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