Most Presidents Expand Public Lands. Trump Wants to Limit Them.
Coincidentally, his plans might also be illegal.
Scott Pruitt Picked the Wrong Coal Mine for His Pro-Coal SpeechThe owners of the mine have been trying to get out of the coal business for years.
Oil Will Run Through the Dakota Access Pipeline This WeekThe courts seem to be replying to the Sioux’s continued religious concerns by questioning whether the tribe really believes in its own faith.
Ryan Zinke Is Having a Blast as Interior SecretaryHe’s happily spent his first week riding a horse to work and decorating his office. Oh, and obliterating important regulations.
The Republican Plan to Kill FEMA Might Have an UpsideIf states are held responsible for disaster costs, they might be more inclined to start taking climate change seriously.
Acting Army Secretary Clears the Way for Dakota Access PipelineThe Standing Rock Sioux tribe is already plotting how they can legally block the move.
Ryan Zinke, Trump’s Interior Secretary, Might Accept Climate ChangeBut he still seems generally confused by the idea and has an anti-environmentalist record.
What’s to Gain From Building the Dakota Access Pipeline? Profit.It won’t help us gain energy independence or even jobs. It’ll just make money for the people invested (including President-elect Trump).
If Trump Pulls the U.S. Out of the Paris Agreement, France Might Carbon Tax Our GoodsThe rest of the world is not pleased with the president-elect’s climate change denialism and will make us pay.
Trump’s Plan to Pull Out of the Paris Agreement Is Sheer CowardiceHe wouldn’t actually do anything himself.
Five Minutes and 27 Seconds on Climate ChangeAnd that’s actually more time than was spent in other election cycles.
Clinton and Trump Spent Less Than Two Minutes on Climate ChangeWhich is actually better than some other elections.
Climate Change Makes Flooding Like Louisiana’s More LikelyFloods that used to happen only every 50 years are now likely to happen every 30 years.
These Republicans Don’t Trust Trump’s Environmental ViewsTwo former heads of the EPA who served under Republican presidents have said they’ll support Clinton instead.
Liberals, Stop Praising the Brands Knocking TrumpCorporations always do what is best for corporations.
Pruitt Perpetrates GOP Lie About Climate ChangeIn an interview this morning, he made comments that do not reflect reality.
Trump’s EPA Plans Are “Just Racist.”He’s not only cutting essential services, but the environmental justice program is on the table.
Trump’s Muslim Ban Also Hurts Scientific ResearchOne in six U.S. scientists is an immigrant, and the ban will affect many of them.
Climate Science Deserves a Nobel Prize, TooIt may not have the wow factor of other sciences, but the goals are equally noble.
Jeff Sessions Thinks Fighting Climate Change Hurts Poor PeopleThis is a weird and new perversion of climate change denialism.
Trump’s Climate-Denying EPA Pick Also Thinks Pesticides Are HarmlessAgain, Myron Ebell demonstrates a complete inability to weight the evidence.
Why Do So Many Farmers Support Trump?They represent the nexus of white Americans facing tough economic times.
Sen. Ron Johnson Thinks Climate Change Is Fine Because People Like Warmer TemperaturesThis is a strange case of combined acceptance and denialism.
Climate Change Likely Made Hurricane Matthew WorseOctober hurricanes aren’t supposed to be this bad.
Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson Has a Unique Reason for Shrugging Off Climate ChangeApparently, we shouldn’t bother worrying because someday the sun will encompass our whole planet.
Genetically Modified Bugs Are Great, but GMO Food Still Scares Us. Here’s Why.It’s all about risk assessment.
Trump Didn’t Mention Climate Change in His RNC SpeechHe still managed to get environmental facts wrong, though.