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"We must protect workers, communities and the environment. This is not just a political issue; this is a life and death issue."
What felt distant has become much closer. What could be safely put off can no longer be shoved aside.
Global warming has triggered rising water levels in the South Pacific of about a foot over the past 30 years, creating thousands of refugees.
The City Council voted to ban a coal train that would wind through Oakland neighborhoods, creating a health and safety hazard.
Sarah S. Forth
Science & Environment
The global climate crisis rests squarely with us and, in no small degree, depends on the outcome of the upcoming presidential and Congressional elections.
Eric A. Gordon
Thirty years ago, on April 26, 1986, at 1:23 a.m., an explosion occurred at the Chernobyl atomic power station at Pripyat.
All over the country, communities are forced to live with tainted water, and it's important to note that in many such cases, in the face of dire health concerns, states...
Rev. Jim Conn
Most recently, the South Coast Air Quality Management District upended its mission to clean our air.
More than 700 persons, researchers, decision-makers, industrialists and heads of state, traced a future path for science in Africa.
Rev. Jim Conn
We ignore the interwoven connection between population growth and climate change at our own peril.
Patrick J. Foote
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