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Bjorn Lomborg Now Says Climate Change 'Chief Concern,' Calls for Carbon Tax

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

It appears Bjorn Lomborg has come to his senses. The long-time global warming contrarian now acknowledges that climate change is "a challenge humanity must confront."

Take Back the Streets From Beck, Palin, Fox News, The Koch Brothers, and the Tea Party

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

Republicans who vote down unemployment insurance and try to pass more tax cuts for the rich should be scared to show up in public. It's time for progressives to rediscover their history of mass protests.

Frank Rich Takes On The Billionaire 'Sugar Daddies' Backing The Tea Party

New York Times | FRANK RICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANOTHER weekend, another grass-roots demonstration starring Real Americans who are mad as hell and want to take back their country from you-know-who. ...

Green News Report: August 26, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Aid slowly...

The U.S. Military's 1947 Warning on Intolerance

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Janet Ritz

It is and always has been a risk in free societies that those interested in power or ideology will take advantage of those freedoms to deny the same to others.

Congressional Candidates' Views on Clean Energy, Climate Change: OH-01

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Heather Taylor-Miesle

This is the third article in a continuing series by the NRDC Action Fund on the environmental stances of candidates in key races around the country. ...

Capitalism Is Killing Us

David A. Love | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David A. Love

Capitalism is killing us, with the exception of the handful of capitalists who thrive because they successfully pimped the system and bought the corrupt politicians, Democrats and Republicans alike.

Green News Report: August 24, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Egg-gregio...

Koch Brothers Called Out for Waging War Against Obama

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

This is not the first time questions have been raised about Koch Industries' involvement with and funding of the extreme right wing and climate science denial.

Koch Industries Investigation NYC: Greenpeace Climate Crime Unit VIDEO

Kert Davies | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kert Davies

Greenpeace's investigation into oil billionaires David and Charles Koch and their funding of climate denial organizations led our Climate Crime Unit ...

Koch Industries' Unsolicited Emails: More Questions Than Answers

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

Is Koch Industries the largest funder of climate science denying organizations in the world and whether that's true or not, what's Koch Industries' position on climate change?

Koch Industries is NOT funding Tea Party Tax Day

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kevin Grandia

Why am I so sure that Koch Industries, the 2nd largest private corporation in America and major donor to the right-wing libertarian movement, has abso...

What Does an "Intellectually Honest Debate" About Climate Change Mean to Koch Industries?

Kert Davies | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kert Davies

If David and Charles Koch are truly interested in stimulating an "intellectually honest debate" on climate science, as they claim, answering a few simple questions would be a good place to start.

Green News Report -- April 6, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! Welcome aboard to our latest new affili...

Offshore Rigs: Pragmatism and Abhorrence

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

Unlike many of my colleagues, I was not all that surprised by President Obama's announcement that he will open up specific locations to offshore drill...

Maddow takes on Koch Industries [video]

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow did a great work up last night on a relatively unknown (until now), but huge player in the 20-year climate misinformation campaign- Koch Industries.

Green News Report -- March 30, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: China beats ...

Wanted: David and Charles Koch, Climate Criminals [video]

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

2010-03-19-climate.jpg Oil barons Charles and David Koch spend a lot of money every year on organizations like Americans for Prosperity who attack the science of climate change.

Koch Industries Climate Denier Bankrolls Smithsonian Evolution Exhibit: VIDEO

Kert Davies | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kert Davies

During the opening ceremony of the David H. Koch Hall of Human Origins at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, Greenpeace deployed our Climate C...

Denial-a-palooza 4: Annual Climate Denier Conference of Groups Funded by Exxon, Koch Industries

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

In what has become an annual non-event, the Heartland Institute will gather the who's-who of the global warming denial network together in Chicago thi...

PolluterHarmony.com: The #1 Matchmaker for Polluticians

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

PolluterHarmony knows that Sen. Lisa Murkowski (Rrrow!-AK) likes it dirty: she's on the receiving end of $111,296 in contributions from coal interests in the 111th Congress.

Matt Osborne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Matt Osborne

Don't tell me that nontroversy doesn't matter. With nearly as many Americans approving of Palin as Obama, nontroversy really, really matters.

To "Americans for Prosperity" Capitalism Is a Love Story

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

The only distinguishing feature of the Americans for Prosperity Foundation's "National Defending the American Dream Summit" was its astonishing homogeneity both in thought and in demography.

Anatomy of the Tea Party Movement: FreedomWorks

Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Brant-Zawadzki

FreedomWorks is credited as the front group behind the Tea Party protests. It is run by former Republican Majority Leader Dick Armey and draws its origins from the think-tank Citizens for a Sound Economy, founded by David Koch. This summer FreedomWorks supported the efforts of both the Tea Party Patriots and the Tea Party Express.

Anatomy of the Tea Party Movement: Sam Adams Alliance

Alex Brant-Zawadzki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Brant-Zawadzki

The Sam Adams Alliance has its origins in the libertarian group Americans for Limited Government. It is behind much of the Tea Party movement.