California’s Drought Could Upe...

May 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] AP by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS On April 1, California Governor Jerry Brown stood in a field in the Sierra Nevada...

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The Fake Meat Market Is Surgin...

Apr 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Between 2010 and 2012, the U.S. market for fake meat crossed the half-billion-dollar mark. By Tom Philpott /...

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Mandatory Vaccinations an Outr...

Apr 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Casey Coates Danson Read this carefully to scroll down to the 39 mandatory vaccinations your child must endure –...

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Thimerosal, Let the Science Sp...

Apr 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Personal Health The common canard that U.S. autism rates rose after drug makers removed most thimerosal from pediatric...

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STOP SB 277 OPPOSE MANDATED VA...

Apr 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] NOW WHAT?  BILL PASSED YESTERDAY,  PARENTS UNITE! Those children who are not completely up-to-date on every state...

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Man Kills Himself Holding R...

Apr 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] News & Politics The exhortation of the unknown man’s sign is focused and direct, and frighteningly accurate. By...

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Food in Uncertain Times: How t...

Apr 17, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] The key is learning interdependence, not independence. By Makenna Goodman / Chelsea Green Publishing   VIA ALTERNET In an...

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Dirty Money

May 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Metropolis Magazine / May 2015 / Dirty Money An artist’s response to a design icon from the Gilded Age is also a...

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Sweden’s Remarkable Lack...

May 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] By Miles Schneiderman / Yes! Magazine   VIA ALTERNET Photo Credit: Samantha Marx/Flickr Number of bike trips in the...

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Stop Calling the TPP a Trade A...

May 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Dave Johnson   CAMPAIGN FOR AMERICA’S FUTURE This is a message to activists trying to fight the Trans-Pacific...

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Energy industry calls for new ...

May 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   World governments need to set clear long-term goals at Paris climate talks and invest about $50tn to bring about...

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Glenn Greenwald, I’m sorry: Wh...

May 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] After 60 years in public life, my first reaction to Snowden leaks was rage. I was wrong. So was most of the media Hodding...

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You Wouldn’t in a Millio...

May 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Bottlenose dolphins in the northern Gulf of Mexico have been dying at unusually high rates since 2010. Can you guess why?...

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This Country Just Banned Groce...

May 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Samantha Page   THINK PROGRESS Up to a half of all food is wasted, reports show. CREDIT: AP Photo/Elaine Thompson...

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This Growing ‘Green̵...

May 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Lynne Peeples @huffingtonpost.com  SEATTLE — “That doesn’t even look like a boat. How does it...

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OCEAN “BLOB” COULD...

May 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   If you’re wondering why British Columbia experienced such a mild winter and early spring, you could maybe...

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Robert Reich: Corporate Collus...

May 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] The big banks even referred to themselves as “cartels,” but government will do nothing to stop them. By...

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The Secret History of Memorial...

May 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Culture History books credit a Union officer with the idea of a holiday to remember the war dead. But the first people to...

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Tiny Plastic Microbeads Are Be...

May 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Microbeads are meant to exfoliate your skin, but they also kill wildlife, pollute oceans and endanger human...

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As Chipotle Goes GMO-free, Mon...

May 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Chipotle’s decision may compel other food brands to follow suit. By Jonathan Latham, PhD / The...

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EU Dropped Pesticide Laws Due ...

May 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] U.S. trade officials pushed EU to shelve action on endocrine-disrupting chemicals linked to cancer and male infertility...

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Over 180,000 Marine Mammals Ma...

May 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] National Marine Fisheries Service say military exercise “may result in damage that could take years to decades from which...

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RADICAL HISTORIES: THE FIGHT F...

May 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Radical Histories: The Fight for a Sustainable Future From the campaign to conserve hunting lands in the 19th century to...

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Why We Need to Take Sy Hersh’s...

May 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] (AP Photo/Rahimullah Yousafzai) Early in 2009, just before Barack Obama took office, I shared an elevator with Michael...

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Can cities, businesses, and ot...

May 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Amy Weinfurter   GRIST As the international community continues to struggle to advance a global climate...

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CLIMATE CHANGE IS MESSING WITH...

May 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Ana Sofia Knauf   GRIST The Southern Antarctic Peninsula has dropped the ice equivalent of 350,000 Empire...

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The Navy gears up for huge war...

May 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] U.S. Navy By Dahr Jamail VIA GRIST This essay is a joint TomDispatch/Truthout report. I lived in Anchorage for 10 years...

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New EPA Rule Reduces Pollution...

May 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Katie Valentine   CLIMATE PROGRESS   CREDIT: shutterstock The Environmental Protection Agency finalized a new...

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4 Ways Gardens Can Go Beyond A...

May 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Our landscapes can play an even more meaningful role if we rethink their purpose Benjamin Vogt Houzz Contributor. I own...

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Elizabeth Warren is winning: H...

May 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Take a look at how the liberal superstar is changing the debate on trade if you want to see the party’s future...

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Climate change threatens elect...

May 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] theguardian By 2050 extended years of drought could lead to an electricity shortage as well as a water shortage,...

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CHASING MIRACLES IN IRAQ

May 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   By Eugene Robinson   TRUTHDIG     Security forces defending their headquarters against attacks by Islamic State...

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Where’s the Best Place in Nort...

May 23, 2015 Posted by

An article in Curbed yesterday gave a construction update of My Micro NY

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VIDEO: How to Reinvent Educati...

May 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Posted on May 23, 2015 By Robert Reich This post originally ran on Robert Reich’s Web page. Senator Bernie Sanders...

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The California Oil Spill Is Ev...

May 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Samantha Page CLIMATE PROGRESS Crews from Patriot Environmental Services collect oil-covered seaweed and sand from the...

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‘It’s a Publicity ...

May 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Six of the seven items on ‘prohibited list’ have not been distributed to law enforcement for years and skeptics...

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Scientists destroy another cli...

May 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] In a 40-year study, the benefits of increased CO2 couldn’t make up for the harmful impacts of a changed climate...

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