READ: Ta-Nehisi Coates on Why Trump is 'The First White President'
“Trump truly is something new—the first president whose entire political existence hinges on the fact of a Black president.”
Department of Homeland Security Chooses Prototypes for the Border Wall
The concrete structures will be built in San Diego, according to the Department of Homeland Security.
Trump Signs Executive Order That Rolls Back More Obama-Era Environmental Rules
The White House’s plans to improve the nation’s infrastructure could make communities more vulnerable to flooding.
[VIDEO] New Yorkers Push Back Against Trump's Tweeted Ban on Trans People in the Military
Colorlines’ Tiye Rose captured a Times Square protest against Trump’s attempt to ban transgender people from military service.
Appeals Court Temporarily Halts Youth-Led Climate Lawsuit Against Trump Administration
The decision will give the court a chance to review a rare petition for dismissal filed by the federal government.
READ: 60 Days of Deportations and Detainments Under Trump
Tactics once reserved for violent criminals are now targeting undocumented youth and parents.
The Trump Administration Suggests Reducing the Size of Bears Ears National Monument
The site, home to ancient cliff dwellings and ancient rock art, currently covers 1.35 million acres.
U.S. Does Not Sign G7 Document on Climate Change
This is the administration’s latest move in staying out of the Paris Agreement.
3 Things to Watch on C-Span
No, really. Vice President Mike Pence, Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Sean Spicer just might be full of…information.
5 Things to Know About The Youth-Led Climate Lawsuit Against Trump
For one, the case didn’t always involve the 45th president.
Lawsuit From Environmental Groups Challenges EPA's Methane Rule Pause
The six groups say it is in violation of the Clean Air Act.
What It Means That The U.S. is Leaving The Green Climate Fund
One consequence of withdrawing from the Paris Agreement could have immediate consequences for developing nations.
Politicians and Environmentalists React After Trump Pulls US From Paris Agreement
The president says he’s open to negotiating the terms of the agreement, though world leaders assert it can not be renegotiated.
Diverse Alliance Calls on Interior Secretary to Protect Arctic and Atlantic From Drilling
The 38 groups include Latinx, Black, Asian American and indigenous people.
Environmental Organization Accuses Trump Administration of Employee Censorship
In a lawsuit, the Center for Biological Diversity is demanding public records from several federal agencies.
3 Environmental Targets of Trump's Proposed Budget
A lead prevention program could end depending on how Congress alters the proposal.
Read the Letter House Dems Sent to Demand Investigation Into Trump
“It is unacceptable to continue ignoring these scandals.”
EPA Clears Path for Alaskan Mining Project
The Obama administration blocked the Pebble Mine Project in 2014 out of concern for its impact on waterways and dependent communities.
Senate Rejects Resolution to Remove Methane Emissions Regulations
Environmental organization Friends of the Earth: “Today’s victory against Trump’s plan to hand our public lands to Big Oil is a win for the American people.”
WATCH: The Daily Show Breaks Down What Could Get the President to Take Climate Change Seriously
Trevor Noah’s solution to getting the president on board? Potential harm to his real estate property.