Trump Orders EPA to Replace Clean Water Rule, Which May Jeopardize What Comes Out of the Tap
The agricultural industry is cheering the president's move.
White House Proposing to Reduce EPA Budget to Reagan Era Levels
The proposed $2 billion in cuts and removal of 3,000 employees would bring the agency to a place it hasn't been since the mid-1980s and early 1990s.
New EPA Head Discusses Removing Environmental Regulations
Scott Pruitt has stressed that the Clean Power Plan and the Clean Air Act's Water of the United States rule are first in line to be cut.
Congress Investigates How FEMA Handled Louisiana's Historic Flooding Last Year
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee issued a letter to the federal agency demanding documents.
Tribal Chairman Responds to White House After 46 Arrested During DAPL Camp Evacuation
The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is contradicting the administration's claims that it was in contact with them during the militarized raid.
EPA Head's Past Emails With Fossil Fuel Industry Confirm Close Ties
Scott Pruitt released 7,564 pages of emails to the Center for Media and Democracy.
What 4 Indigenous Women Have to Say About Standing Rock's Ongoing Fight
Authorities are clearing out the Oceti Sakowin Camp, though water protectors remain. What does the end of the largest camp mean for the movement?
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Police Move in on Water Protectors Who Remain at Standing Rock
Officers have reportedly arrested six people.
STUDY: In Almost 10 Years, 4 States Saw 6,600+ Spills from Fracking
North Dakota, where the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline is almost complete, had the highest number.
Pruitt Addresses EPA Staff, Talks Energy and Regulation
The new EPA administrator discusses how he wants the agency to be pro-energy and pro-environment.
Water Protectors at Standing Rock Camps Face Eviction in 24 Hours
Women at the camps have issued a final call to all media, activists and allies to stand with them.
Flint Water Crisis A Result of Systemic Racism and History of Segregation
A new report tracks what led to the disaster—and how to prevent it from happening again.
ICYMI: City Threatens to Turn Off Flint Residents' Water
Residents who don't start paying for their lead-contaminated water will face shut-off notices this spring.
Trump Removes Obama-Era Regulation on Coal Industry
It is the administration's second repeal this week of climate regulation that was created by the last administration.
Senate Approves Scott Pruitt to Head the Environmental Protection Agency
The vote was not along party lines.
Confronting Mental Health in Asian-American Communities Through Testimony and Art
The Asian American Literary Review drops an interactive, experimental issue centered on Asian-American mental well-being.
Rep. Ted Lieu May Introduce Bill That Requires a Mental Health Pro in the White House
“Clearly, to me, when you have a president that lies pathologically, that believes in alternative facts, it suggests to me there is a problem.”
Water Protectors Call on Women to Join Them at Standing Rock This Weekend
"As care takers of Unci Maka (Mother Earth) and Life-givers we hold a responsibility to secure the future for our children and the next seven generations to come."
Natural Gas Pipeline Explodes in Texas
People living more than 50 miles away felt it happen.