The Trump administration’s pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency’s Midwest office is a former Wisconsin state official who rolled back enforcement of anti-pollution laws, reduced funding for scientific research and scrubbed references to human-caused climate change from government websites.
Trump was treated to a state dinner in Vietnam prominently featuring fish dishes, including a seafood soup containing shark fin—an expensive local delicacy responsible for driving sharks to extinction.
The accountability office will begin looking into whether or not the EPA chief, Scott Pruitt, used agency funds for propaganda against an Obama-era clean water rule.
The Trump administration continues its onslaught against America’s national monuments, hoping to cover up its misdeeds by blocking public access to information crucial to the protection of these iconic places.
Authorities are investigating the cause of the biggest oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico since the Deepwater Horizon blowout in 2010.
These Puerto Ricans are being treated like they are disposable. It’s been inhumane.
Since Trump announced the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement, the world has been looking towards other countries to pick up global leadership on climate change action.
If that is the case, why are only the Red States being hit?
A plume of benzene has been detected in the air over Houston after four fossil fuel companies reported leaks of the highly toxic compound that can increase the risk of cancer — even from brief exposure.
Climate change won’t mean more storms overall — but it probably will mean that that the biggest storms become even bigger!