Politics

The latest on how environmental sustainability is affecting politics at every level.

DOJ Prohibits Polluters From Lowering Penalties With Environmental Projects

Last week, a new environmental policy change marked the end of Supplemental Environmental Projects (SEPs),…

The Trump Administration Argues California’s Carbon Cap And Trade Program Is Unconstitutional

Since Donald Trump took his oath of office in 2017, the State of California has…

Biden vs Sanders: How The Leading Democratic Presidential Candidates Differ On Climate Policy

After one of the biggest candidacy pools to date, alas, the Democratic primary boils down…

Oil And Gas Lobbying: How Our Political System Has Empowered The Fossil Fuel Industry

Oil and gas lobbying is nothing new. But a recent news analysis revealed just how…

Australia’s Bushfires Rage On, But Its Government Is Still Hesitant To Act

In Australia, fires have caused a rapid ecological change in just a few months. This…

The Dangers Of Environmental Journalism: Award-Winning Journalist Jailed In Indonesia

Though journalism is often celebrated for its role in holding governments and businesses accountable, the…

Spain Recently Declared A National Climate Emergency. Here’s What You Need To Know.

Recently, Spain declared a national climate emergency, joining a growing list of countries that have…

Let’s Say Trump Starts A War With Iran. What Would Happen To The Environment?

Since President Trump assassinated Iranian Major General Qasem Soleimani via drone-strike on January 3rd, the…

Climate Debate Survey

“Addressing climate change” is the #1 issue for 14% of voters in the 2020 election, poll finds

The last year seems to have been an environmental wake-up call for many, realizing addressing…

The Real MEAT Act Of 2019: A Vicious Political Attack On Plant-Based Meat

Plant-based meat has gained significant traction in the past year as companies like Beyond Meat…