Marchers take part in the Forward on Climate rally on February 17, 2013 in Washington DC, the largest climate rally in U.S. history. Rena Schild /

Obama rejects the Keystone Pipeline

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A major win for climate activists and model for future campaigns.
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The Electrify Africa Act is a missed opportunity for both electricity and Africa

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The vague bill opens the door for massive expansion in fossil fuels when renewables would be more useful.
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Martin O’Malley’s “rain tax” is actually a great idea

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Monied Republican interests did to the storm water remediation fee what they did to the estate tax.
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Clinton not ready to answer Hard Questions™ on Keystone Pipeline

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Clinton’s refusal to answer her own hard questions continues to frustrate the progressive base.
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Barack Obama is absolutely nothing like Ronald Reagan

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We can be disappointed that he hasn’t done more, but it’s absurd to say he’s no different than Reagan.
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Why Barack Obama and Elizabeth Warren are fighting: The strange world of trade, the TPP and TPA

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Breaking down the debate that’s currently dividing the Democratic Party.
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On eve of Ecuador pollution trial, Chevron (predictably) stalls

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Yesterday, in what they’d like to have come off as a higher-road detour, Chevron made a big deal about dropping the fraud claims against one of the major funders of the plaintiffs ...
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In Ecuador, Chevron found contamination — and comedy — in soil they testified was clean

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Video shows inspectors laughing at the fact that they kept finding petroleum “where it’s not supposed to be.”
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70%+ chance GOP takes over Congress

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All signs are pointing to a Republican takeover of the US Senate, giving the GOP control of the entire Congress.
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Our mistaken messaging on climate change

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My good friend Ben Finzel works as a communications consultant specializing on clean energy issues. Ben recently wrote an article about how poor messaging on climate change is hindering ...

Ebola outbreak tied to deforestation (video)

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Outbreaks are hitting more populated areas because of deforestation, “human beings showing unrestricted growth.

This lady is proof why no one should ever vote Republican again (video)

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GOP candidate from Louisiana (where else?) says climate change is a hoax, and she’s a birther too.

God Hates Bags

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A recycling advocate made a dress of Target plastic bags, then stood on a corner waving a sign: “God Hates Bags.”
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