Damian Carrington: How to spot the difference between a real climate policy and greenwashing guff

So it's goodbye climate deniers, hello – and you'll pardon me for being blunt here – climate bullshitters.

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Elliott Negin: Corporations should stop funding climate science deniers in Congress

Many Republican lawmakers are standing in the way of federal action against the climate crisis — corporations should permanently cut off their funding.

Quill Robinson: Republicans should pledge to protect the environment

As November approaches, Republican candidates up and down the ballot have a decision to make: show strong leadership on the environment, or return to the unsustainable rhetoric that has caused them to lose voters.


The politics of masks: From Copernicus to climate change to coronavirus

Amid rising fatalities, the simple act of wearing a mask has, for some, become a proxy for political affiliation or, more accurately, loyalty to President Trump.

Samantha Bee praises Greta Thunberg for shaming climate change deniers

“She's just a girl, standing in front of a group of world leaders, asking them to do something before the whole planet melts and we all die," quipped Full Frontal host.


Prince Harry criticises climate change deniers during visit to Botswana

The Duke of Sussex can't understand how anyone, from children to world leaders, can deny the 'undeniable science and facts'.

The problem with our climate debate is that only Democrats are showing up

While Democrats are getting ambitious on climate change, the GOP continues to derail the conversation from the sidelines.

The misogyny of climate deniers

Why do right-wing men hate Greta Thunberg and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez so much? Researchers have some troubling answers to that question.

Pretend underdogs: Inside a climate denier conference at Trump Hotel

Speakers called themselves climate “skeptics,” climate “deniers,” or even climate “realists” — but they’re all outside the widely accepted scientific consensus.

Bill McKibben: Why Donald Trump suddenly decided to talk about the environment

The President’s pollsters are afraid that they are losing those independents, particularly women, who have come to fear climate change.

Michael E. Mann took climate change deniers to court. They apologized

Renowned climate scientist Michael E. Mann got an apology Friday from a think tank that published an interview attacking his reputation. In the fight against climate disinformation, experts like him are turning to new arenas.

Varshini Prakash of the Sunrise Movement on climate justice, the Green New Deal, and revolution

“We didn’t ask to have the responsibility of protecting human civilization on our shoulders. But we’re stepping up to the plate.”

Europe’s striking climate kids show how to defeat the far right

Fighting climate change now polls as a top priority among European voters - while most far-right leaders are climate denialists.


Reactionaries call the Green New Deal ‘radical,’ like that’s a bad thing

Supporters of action on climate change must borrow a page from FDR by laughing off critics—recognizing that there are times when we must indeed be radical.

Washington Post hires climate-denier-loving Opinion Editor from Wall Street Journal

On Tuesday evening, the Washington Post announced that it has hired Mark Lasswell to be the paper's associate op-ed editor.

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U.S. Steel abandons clean tech plans in Pittsburgh region following damning health study

The company scraps planned Pennsylvania investments and will instead shut down three polluting batteries in 2023. The announcement comes a week after a study shows lower lung function in people living near its Pittsburgh-region facility.

Fertility & Environmental Justice: A conversation with Shanna Swan and Annie Hoang

"These toxics chemicals are affecting you—not just the polar bears, the insects, and the birds."

Can marine protected areas reduce marine disease?

EHN talked to marine disease experts about the role of increasing ocean protection in combating rising disease rates.

Food dyes linked to attention and activity problems in children

"Most consumers have no idea that something that is allowed in the food supply by the FDA could trigger adverse behaviors."

Fractured: The body burden of living near fracking

EHN.org scientific investigation finds western Pennsylvania families near fracking are exposed to harmful chemicals, and regulations fail to protect communities' mental, physical, and social health.

Biden takes a run at America's glaring environmental problems. Can he succeed?

President Biden counts on a tenuous Congressional majority to dramatically alter environmental policy.

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