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As the Koch brothers continue their war against environmental regulations, their factories are causing fatal health problems for local residents.
The Chamber of Commerce and its Republican allies have launched “the Contract With America on steroids.”
Obama doesn’t have much time left to convince environmental activists that he’s worth their sweat and sacrifices in the next election.
Civil disobedience is a transformation of consciousness, a sudden revelation that something new must be done.It is the knowledge that there are two options: disrupt and change the system or lose by remaining silent.
Bill McKibben and Chris Hayes discuss why it's essential for President Obama to block the construction of the Keystone pipeline.
Ongoing nonviolent protests in front of the White House are urging President Obama to stop a prospective 1,700-mile-long tar-sands pipeline from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico.
The largest act of civil disobedience by environmentalists in decades began outside the White House on August 20, as more than seventy people were arrested during a protest against the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
The hotly contested pipeline would be disastrous for ecosystems from Canada all the way through America's heartland to the waters of the Gulf.
The response by the Japanese people to the quake fills the author with pride—and great concern.
For those who grew up in Fukushima, the disaster didn't just destroy their home town, it stole their childhood memories.