Environment

MI Gov Rick Snyder Should Be Prosecuted For These Deaths (VIDEO)

MI Gov Rick Snyder Should Be Prosecuted For These Deaths (VIDEO)

According to MLive.com, the CDC has now found the first genetic link to the Legionnaires’ outbreak and the Flint, MI water system. Far from a cause of celebration, however, the discovery leads to thorny questions about the state of Michigan’s water system, including whether the Flint water system was the source of the outbreak, what the […]

US Representatives Team Up To Create Resource Guide For Federal Whistleblowers (VIDEO)

US Representatives Team Up To Create Resource Guide For Federal Whistleblowers (VIDEO)

For those upset about Donald Trump’s recent move to suppress the information coming out of science agencies, there is an answer. Congressmen Ted Lieu and Don Beyer have created a resource to help federal employees break the communications blackout. According to a press release from Lieu.house.gov: “The guide explains how to safely and responsibly share information, […]

Conservatives Lie And Deny Climate Change – Math Can’t (VIDEO)

Conservatives Lie And Deny Climate Change – Math Can’t (VIDEO)

Conservatives love to dismiss the exigencies of climate change with a swipe of their hands, and with claims that the jury is still out on whether or not human activity is responsible for it or not. As with many other pesky facts, conservatives are immune to reason. They don’t respond to the fact that 99 […]

EPA Nominee Sits On 3,000 Emails To Hide Ties To Fossil Fuel Industry (VIDEO)

EPA Nominee Sits On 3,000 Emails To Hide Ties To Fossil Fuel Industry (VIDEO)

Scott Pruitt, President Donald Trump’s nominee for head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), might be confirmed Friday, but senators haven’t seen some 3,000 emails that disclose his ties to the fossil fuel industry. Pruitt, Oklahoma’s Attorney General, is a controversial pick to lead the EPA. A staunch climate denier, he’s sued the agency 13 […]

Trump Signs Order Making Big Oil Corruption So Much Easier (VIDEO)

Trump Signs Order Making Big Oil Corruption So Much Easier (VIDEO)

In his first act of signed legislation, President Donald Trump has eliminated anti-corruption rules for energy companies. Trump repealed regulations that were placed on oil and gas companies by President Barack Obama back in 2010. Repealing Corruption Reform In an effort to increase transparency for energy companies, Obama included a resolution in the Wall Street […]

This SCOTUS Justice Needs To Crack Open A Science Book ASAP (VIDEO)

This SCOTUS Justice Needs To Crack Open A Science Book ASAP (VIDEO)

Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito delivered a passionate speech at the Claremont Institute’s 2017 annual dinner. The Conservative think tank gave him a Statesmanship Award. He spoke about many issues, but the most confusing part of his speech was when he was talking about the environment. He mentioned a case where the Supreme Court ruled, […]

Trump’s EPA Pick Called Climate Change A ‘Religious Belief’ (VIDEO)

Trump’s EPA Pick Called Climate Change A ‘Religious Belief’ (VIDEO)

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, has been an avid climate change denier for years. He has attempted to downplay his beliefs during Senate hearings ever since it was announced that he’s Trump’s choice to lead the EPA. However, it’s not hard to find direct quotes […]

Trump Delays Executive Order That Could Kill Our Crops (VIDEO)

Trump Delays Executive Order That Could Kill Our Crops (VIDEO)

Last week, the environment took yet another hit from President Donald Trump and his administration. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that the rusty patched bumble bee would not start receiving federal protection on Friday, as previously scheduled. Environmentalists are alarmed by the move, arguing that the species is too vulnerable to abandon. Rebecca […]

GOP Is Now Complaining That They Can’t Be Blatantly Offensive To Native Americans (VIDEO)

GOP Is Now Complaining That They Can’t Be Blatantly Offensive To Native Americans (VIDEO)

It should come as no surprise that a republican is upset that America cannot continue to promote racism. Former President Barack Obama decided that it was time to get rid of an offensive creek name. Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge will soon be changed to Loess Bluff National Wildlife Refuge. That’s because ‘squaw’ is considered to […]

GOP Uses Obscure Legal Loophole To Destroy The US – And The Planet (VIDEO)

GOP Uses Obscure Legal Loophole To Destroy The US – And The Planet (VIDEO)

The Republican Party is at it again with repeals that could have devastating consequences for the planet. Since taking office in January, President Donald Trump has been on a warpath to undo the work of the Obama Administration, particularly when it comes to environmental protection. Trump’s current weapon of choice is the rarely used Congressional […]

Living Liberal In Coal Country- Trump’s Appeal To West Virginia Voters (VIDEO)

Living Liberal In Coal Country- Trump’s Appeal To West Virginia Voters (VIDEO)

Being a liberal, I am a loyal fan of Real Time with Bill Maher. The last two episodes contain references about West Virginia. In light of Congress’ latest move to lift protections of streams from coal mining, I began to research. Like most liberals, I assumed the “silent majority” was simply code for dormant racists who […]

Cenk Uygur From The Young Turks Launching Justice Democrats (VIDEO)

Cenk Uygur From The Young Turks Launching Justice Democrats (VIDEO)

In a bold move Cenk Uygur of YouTube regulars The Young Turks has announced he is forming a new political organization. He is calling it the ‘Justice Democrats’ and explains he wants to take money out of politics. In an interview with Jimmy Dore he says: “If you have strong progressives you can win easily […]

Conservative Site Says Trump’s Executive Orders Are Pointless, Impotent, Illegal (Video)

Conservative Site Says Trump’s Executive Orders Are Pointless, Impotent, Illegal (Video)

There is mounting evidence that President Trump’s Executive Orders were thrown together with almost no thought or preparation. The key agencies that will be affected by the orders weren’t consulted or asked for input. Even the conservative leaning website Fortune has been reporting on the carelessness of the President’s actions.  Because the Chief Executive failed to […]

Planet Earth Is Ground Zero After The First Full Week Of The Trump Regime (VIDEO)

Planet Earth Is Ground Zero After The First Full Week Of The Trump Regime (VIDEO)

While our alleged president, Donald Trump, continues to obsess over his size issues, he is wreaking havoc on our country, as well as our planet. He has been in the White House for one week. In that small amount of time he has managed to validate the fears of liberals all around the globe. Years […]

WATCH: Tribal Member Finds HUGE Oil Leak – Oil Company Responds Like Molasses

WATCH: Tribal Member Finds HUGE Oil Leak – Oil Company Responds Like Molasses

As tension grows over pipeline construction in the U.S., Canadians are experiencing the risks firsthand. A Tundra Energy pipeline in Saskatchewan burst several days ago and leaked more than 50,000 gallons of oil into land belonging to Ocean Man First Nation. The leak went unnoticed until a band member reported the strong oil smell. This raises the […]

Meet The Alt Park Service: Rogues Resisting Trump (TWEETS)

Meet The Alt Park Service: Rogues Resisting Trump (TWEETS)

In the past five days, Donald Trump has done more to scare clear thinking Americans than swine flu and ebola combined. The man is behaving like the dictator that so many of us feared. He has all but shut down the EPA, blocking grants and research and then ordering staff not to talk about it. Badasslands […]

Leaked Memo Shows Trump Plans To Destroy The Environmental Protection Agency

Leaked Memo Shows Trump Plans To Destroy The Environmental Protection Agency

On Tuesday, Donald Trump ordered that employees of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) no longer share information via social media, press releases, or new website content. Additionally, all EPA grants and contracts have been frozen indefinitely, cutting off funding for everything from the cleanup of toxic sites to the testing of air quality. But based on a […]

Badlands Nat’l Park Just Gave A Virtual Middle Finger To Trump’s EPA Gag Order (TWEETS)

Badlands Nat’l Park Just Gave A Virtual Middle Finger To Trump’s EPA Gag Order (TWEETS)

The Badlands Park Service became the #Badasslands Park Service for a while tonight, as someone with access to the account tweeted out information on climate change in response to a gag order on the EPA’s social media from Supreme Leader President Donald Trump. Breaking Badlands The now-deleted tweets were captured through screenshots (note to Trump […]

THIS Is What Tyranny Looks Like: Trump Attacks EPA (VIDEO)

THIS Is What Tyranny Looks Like: Trump Attacks EPA (VIDEO)

This is what tyranny looks like. The first three days of the Trump administration have featured several moves on the part of the new President that show his dictatorial intentions. First came a freeze on the hiring of any new government employees. In spite of the fact that the number of federal employees has been stable for […]

Trump Revives Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines (VIDEO)

Trump Revives Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines (VIDEO)

President Donald Trump has approved the Keystone XL pipeline and the Dakota Access pipeline, two controversial projects that inspired widespread opposition during Barack Obama’s presidency. The Keystone XL pipeline was originally proposed by the TransCanada Corporation in 2008. It was designed to extend the Keystone pipeline that currently runs from Alberta to Illinois and Texas. […]

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