Lobbyists Spent $190 Million f...

May 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Asbestos, which kills 10,000 Americans a year, was left out entirely. By AlterNet Staff / AlterNet Photo Credit:...

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THE P0WER OF HOPE IS REAL

May 21, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Nicholas Kristof    NYTIMES An awkward truth for bleeding hearts like myself is that there has never been much rigorous...

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SEE LivingHomes @ Dwell on Des...

May 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] LivingHomes <LivingHomes@mail.vresp.com> 12:19 PM (4 hours ago) May, 2015 LivingHomes @ Dwell on Design, May 29-31...

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Texans are freaking out over t...

May 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock / Oleinik Dmitri By Bryan Schatz  GRIST This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is...

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Shell Oil Caught Planning for ...

May 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by ericlewis0  THE GUARDIAN   (photo courtesy of Greenpeace) Whoopsies. From The Guardian: Royal Dutch Shell has been...

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Mega-Developer Wants to Build ...

May 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment The Sierra Club says the proposed development would be a “defacement” of the Grand Canyon. By...

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Mountaintop Removal Mining Is ...

May 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Two crayfish — a primary food for Appalachia’s most popular sport fish — may get endangered status due...

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Russell Brand’s Epic Political...

May 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] #FREEDOM In the grand scheme of things, Russell’s temporary lapse of judgment, as spectacular as it was, is just a minor...

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How One Photographer Is Protec...

May 6, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Renowned nature photographer John Fielder on fracking, inspiration and “the most beautiful place on...

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How to break the political sil...

May 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Tom Burke   THE GUARDIAN To get green policies high up on the political platform where they belong, we need to show how...

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6 Surprising Ways Progressives...

May 3, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Is there a potential for a shift away from centrist Democrats? By Eric Laursen / AlterNet Photo Credit: www.youtube.com...

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Sen. Warren Backs Plan for Wor...

May 2, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Elite interests holding all the cards but one, say proponents of grassroots uprising… And that card is ‘the...

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Two Bills Need Opposing Tuesda...

Apr 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   A CALL TO ACTION – Today and Tuesday are big days needing your action to protect the personal belief...

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Street Artist Shepard Fairey&#...

Apr 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] The Huffington Post  |  By Priscilla Frank “Today is Earth Day, and like I’ve said before, every day should be...

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Oh Crap, It’s Earth Day

Apr 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Behavior Ask any non-quack climatologist what’s happening with the planet and he or she...

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Earth Day Should Be Less About...

Apr 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Joe Romm  CLIMATE PROGRESS The earth will be fine. It’s us that need saving. CREDIT: Shutterstock In his weekly...

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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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How can I tell if a business i...

Apr 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] By Ask Umbra GRIST Q. Being a skier, animal lover, and outdoor enthusiast altogether, I have a real concern for the...

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Gwyneth Paltrow’s Experiment U...

Apr 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Food Paltrow attempted to live on a food stamp budget of $29 for one week. By Beth Markley / Huffington Post   VIA...

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The Worst of Our Corrupt Congr...

Apr 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Billion dollar giveaways to the rich, as protesters and candidates are mocked. By Steven Rosenfeld / AlterNet Photo...

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Woman Cites Religious Freedom ...

Apr 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Bryce Covert THINK PROGRESS Joan Cheever being ticketed by San Antonio police CREDIT: Flickr/David Davies Joan Cheever...

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Could Seattle activists throw ...

Apr 15, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Greenpeace activists hung a red “The People vs. Shell” banner from the Polar Pioneer oil drilling rig.   ...

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GARDENING FOR ALL

Apr 15, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] « Bringing Nature to the Neighborhood THE DIRT  by Jared Green Backyard, community, and therapeutic gardens are becoming...

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In Landmark Case, Dutch Citize...

Apr 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] CLIMATE PROGRESS by Natasha Geiling The Hague, Netherlands, where the climate case will be heard. CREDIT: Shutterstock...

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Thousands March In Canada To C...

Apr 13, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Katie Valentine  CLIMATE PROGRESS Canadians march for climate action in Quebec City on Saturday, April 11, 2015....

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Oceans in Crisis: One Woman Wi...

Apr 11, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   By Dahr Jamail, Truthout (Photo: Sonya Baumstein) Sonya Baumstein has rowed across the Atlantic Ocean, kayaked from...

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Honoring What We Have

Apr 10, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED The Worn Wagon departed this month from Ventura, CA. The wagon itself, an old Dodge truck...

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Two Roads Converge in a Yellow...

Apr 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Stephan A. Schwartz  THE SCHWARTZREPORT Early one high summer evening in Virginia Beach, Virginia, during the late 1960s,...

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Boycotting States: The Future ...

Apr 7, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Joe Romm   CLIMATE PROGRESS Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) at a Kentucky coal loading facility in October 2014. (Via AP.)...

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