"We must act now to address global climate change and promote the creation and maintenance of good jobs in the clean energy economy."
A great service to the environmental movement and a masterful examination of the ways in which climate change is impacting our political and economic systems.
A coal industry conspiracy to deny black lung benefits to tens of thousands of coal miners has won the Heywood Broun Award from The Newspaper Guild.
"It may cost Governments slightly more to source from a range of smaller-scale, sustainable operators than from major suppliers, but the investment is worth it."
It became the worst disaster in the country in 1938 and one of the worst coal mining disasters in Virginia history.
Thousands of people, mostly women, broke into shops and began seizing food and other items before the militia arrived to stop them.
People no matter where they are can find ways to link up with one or another of these struggles, movements, and organizations. And that's a good reason for our hope for the future of humanity to grow and flourish.
Like the civil rights movement of the 1950s and '60s, the environmental movement has both moral and practical aspects. It needs a strategy that unites both inside and outside struggles and goals.
Texas law allows landowners to pump as much water from their wells as they choose - with few restrictions - even if part of that water is siphoned from other landowners or neighboring towns.
How bad is the oil refining industry's pollution and worker safety problem? Well, let's put it this way: It virtually ruined an industry-backed Thanksgiving Day parade.