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We Hold These Truths to Be Inconvenient

Dave Helfert | Posted 02.18.2015 | Politics
Dave Helfert

The Congressional Republicans' willingness to turn their backs on the "sanctity" of private property rights demonstrates a lack of genuine belief in anything beyond "feed the kitty." You'd think Democrats would be on this like a chicken on a June bug.

Mitch's Pipeline

Jeff Danziger | Posted 01.08.2015 | Green
Jeff Danziger

Mitch's Pipeline

A Mother's Day Interview with Sen. Barbara Boxer A Moms Clean Air Force Exclusive

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 07.12.2014 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

Boxer is the mother of two children and the grandmother of four. I reached out to her for a Moms Clean Air Force Mother's Day exclusive interview.

Politics Pipeline

Jeff Danziger | Posted 06.22.2014 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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XL Pipeline: Sen. Whitehouse and Rep. Waxman Question Koch Bros

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 06.06.2014 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

As a writer on environmental issues, as well as a person concerned about the future of the planet, I am anxiously awaiting the decision on the XL pipe...

Stephen Colbert Takes On The Keystone Pipeline

Posted 02.07.2014 | Green

Stephen Colbert riffed on the latest environmental analysis of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline that came out last week, and President Obama's ongoin...

Canadian Ambassador, U.S. Lawmakers Push For Keystone Pipeline Approval

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 02.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — An unusual coalition of lawmakers from both parties, labor and business leaders, veterans groups and Canada's ambassador to the Un...

Warmer Temperatures Change the Balance of Nature

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 02.08.2014 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

Who will pay the price? It will be our children -- and the currency will not be monetary.

Fall Climate Change Preview

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 09.09.2013 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

The melting of Arctic Sea ice continues to get worse, advancing at one of the fastest rates in human history. At the current pace of 12 percent per decade, it is entirely possible that by 2030 there will be no ice in the Arctic.

State Department Sit-in: 'Keep the Tar Sands Where They Are -- Climate Change Has Gone Too Far!'

Rabbi Arthur Waskow | Posted 10.19.2013 | Green
Rabbi Arthur Waskow

More than 70,000 people have signed a Pledge to Resist with nonviolent civil disobedience if the Pipeline is approved, and this action was "early warning" of our readiness to carry out that commitment.

Keystone Pipeline Shut Temporarily Due To 'Possible Safety Issues'

AP | MARIA FISHER | Posted 12.18.2012 | Green

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — TransCanada Corp. has temporarily shut down its existing 2,100-mile Keystone pipeline after tests showed possible safety iss...

Keystone XL Pipeline Crony Corruption Infographic

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 12.18.2011 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

DeSmogBlog, Oil Change International, The Other 98% and Friends of the Earth have produced a new white board infographic to help everyone visualize this cast of carbon cronies.

A Short, Befuddling Visit to Perryland and Obamaville

Asher Miller | Posted 10.25.2011 | Green
Asher Miller

For someone like Obama who is fully aware of both the climate crisis and peak oil, it's hard to justify the XL Pipeline. But that means he has to name it... this global warming thing... and I'm not sure he has the courage.