Americans of color put whites to shame on climate – 9/26/2014

Americans of color put whites to shame on climate – 9/26/2014

By Sara Bernard Yes, America’s green movement is often seen as white. And there are plenty of reasons for that, including the fact that environmental organization staffers are predomnantly white and that a small fraction of environmental grant funding goes toward...
New lawsuits and a truce in sage grouse dispute-4/30/18

New lawsuits and a truce in sage grouse dispute-4/30/18

BILLINGS, Mont. — Environmental groups have launched a pair of court battles over protections for an imperiled bird on public land in the Western U.S. but called a truce in a third lawsuit involving its smaller cousin. Lawsuits filed Monday in Idaho and Montana claim...
Trump’s drilling plan draws protests in Salem-2/7/18

Trump’s drilling plan draws protests in Salem-2/7/18

SALEM, Ore. (KOIN) — Protesters gathered in Salem on Tuesday night to rally against offshore drilling expansion along the west coast, including here in Oregon. Officials from the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, a federal agency under the Department of the Interior,...