The Myanmar Election and the Myitsone Dam

2015 Goldman Prize winner, Myint Zaw’s efforts recount a simple tale of a fight for environmental justice against exploitation, with the goal of protecting a national treasure — the Irrawaddy River.

Republican Presidential Candidates: Is Climate Change on the Radar?

John Kasich stated, “We don’t want to destroy people’s jobs, based on some theory that is not proven.”

New Environmental Justice Tool from the EPA

The EJSCREEN will be a game changer for grassroots activists at the hyperlocal level.

Martin O’Malley: Where Is He on the Environment?

The Baltimore Sun has a long history of editorials calling into question O’Malley’s lack of political will around hard environmental challenges — particularly those that could damage his standing with donors and specific constituencies.

Aviation’s Poisoned Air: Aerotoxic Syndrome

The scariest piece of the whole equation is that the toxins being ingested by pilots can result in “cognitive deficits,” thereby putting the safety of the whole plane in jeopardy.

Interview with Jill Stein – Green Party Candidate for President

Stein believes in the power of her message. “In my experience, all you have to do is get to the microphone.”

American Petroleum Institute Ads Target Smog Rules

The American Petroleum Institute is disseminating a series of ads that have an Orwellian quality about them.

2016 Presidential Election: The Candidates On Climate Change

Neurosurgeon Ben Carson doesn’t see global warming as a concern because, “There’s always going to be either cooling or warming going on.”

Fracking New York: It’s Not Over ‘Till It’s Over

There are approximately forty fracking infrastructure projects in various stages of approval in New York State.

The South Bronx Fights Air Pollution in “Asthma Alley”

A. Mychal Johnson, co-founder of South Bronx Unite, has squared off against a formidable foe—the food delivery service FreshDirect.