Endangered Species Threatened by US-Mexico Border Wall

MongaBay.com: The new Trump administration in the U.S. brings with it a wave of policy and agenda shifts that are set to negatively impact the state of the environment on a national and global scale. Among them are… Read More

International Indian Treaty Council: Trump’s Executive Orders Violate Treaties

The following editorial segment from Andrea Carmen and Roberto Borrero of the International Indian Treaty Council was originally published on Indian County Media Network. Read the full piece here.   Statement by the International Indian Treaty Council: Just two weeks after… Read More

Trump Names Industry Lobbyist and Climate Science Denier as Top White House Energy Aide

GreenWire has reported that climate change denier Mike Catanzaro — a lobbyist for oil and gas companies Noble Energy, Devon Energy, Encana Oil and Gas,  American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM), and Hess Corporation — will soon become a top energy policy aide for President Donald Trump. Catanzaro’s lobbying… Read More

Trump Waging War On Environment, Environmental Agencies

Trump is rapidly making it clear that he is determined to not only wage war on the environment, but also on Environmental Agencies and employees. This is a great time to learn more about PEER, Public Employees for… Read More

BREAKING: Trump Approves Dakota Access and Keystone Pipelines

With the stroke of a pen, Donald Trump moments ago signed executive orders to pave the way for completion of the massively contested Dakota Access and Keystone XL Pipelines. In response to Trumps executive orders – a statement… Read More

Leonard Peltier Denied Freedom By President Obama

In his final day in office, President Obama has denied clemency to imprisoned Native American activist Leonard Peltier. Peltier was convicted of murder of tw0 FBI agents on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota in 1975. There is,… Read More

Billionaire Energy Investor Who Vetted Trump’s EPA Pick Has Long List of EPA Violations

Asked for his take on President-elect Donald Trump’s appointment of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), multi-billionaire investor and Trump business partner Carl Icahn told Bloomberg that Pruitt is “going to really be a breath of fresh air.” Given… Read More

LISTEN: Anne Petermann on Trump, Climate Change, Energy Development and Tribal Rights

Global Justice Ecology Project Executive Director Anne Petermann was recently a guest on WERU-FM Radio’s RadioActive show with Meredith Francesco discussing the Trump administration’s potential policy on climate change, oil and gas development and tribal rights. The episode… Read More

Trump’s Threat to Liberty, Enabled by Bush and Obama

Via Institute for Public Accuracy:   EVAN GREER,  press [at] fightforthefuture.org, @evan_greer Greer is campaign director for the digital rights group Fight for the Future and a transgender activist. TIME magazine recently published her piece “President Obama Should Shut Down the NSA’s… Read More

While All Eyes on Trump, Climate Change Rears its Ugly Head

A fitting article for the last day of the UN Climate Conference in Marrakech where, Trump or no Trump, once again, nothing useful got done. The North Pole is an insane 36 degrees warmer than normal as winter… Read More