#Current events

  • Article: Trump Looks to Undo Regulation Meant to Protect Water for 117 Million People
    Water & Sanitation

    Trump Looks to Undo Regulation Meant to Protect Water for 117 Million People

    By Joe McCarthy| June 28, 2017

    Environmentalists are furious. Read more

  • Article: 250+ Bipartisan Mayors Commit to 100% Renewable Energy by 2035
    Environment

    250+ Bipartisan Mayors Commit to 100% Renewable Energy by 2035

    By Joe McCarthy| June 26, 2017

    The US might meet its Paris climate agreement promises after all. Read more

  • Article: France’s Macron Begins Fight for Global Right to a Clean Environment
    Environment

    France’s Macron Begins Fight for Global Right to a Clean Environment

    By Joe McCarthy| June 26, 2017

    And he’s getting a little help from Arnold Schwarzenegger. Read more

  • Article: Vancouver Wants to Ban Styrofoam, Plastic Bags, and Disposable Coffee Cups
    Environment

    Vancouver Wants to Ban Styrofoam, Plastic Bags, and Disposable Coffee Cups

    By Joe McCarthy| June 23, 2017

    This would be a major win for the environment. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Paves Way for Hunting Previously Endangered Grizzly Bears
    Environment

    Trump Administration Paves Way for Hunting Previously Endangered Grizzly Bears

    By Joe McCarthy| June 23, 2017

    Wildlife advocates say the move is premature. Read more

  • Article: Girl Scouts Add a New Leadership Goal — Cybersecurity
    Girls & Women

    Girl Scouts Add a New Leadership Goal — Cybersecurity

    By Joe McCarthy| June 22, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    In 2016, 11% of cybersecurity experts were women. Read more

  • Article: Bad News, Coffee Lovers – Climate Change Is Putting Ethiopia's Coffee at Risk
    Food & Hunger

    Bad News, Coffee Lovers – Climate Change Is Putting Ethiopia's Coffee at Risk

    By Joe McCarthy| June 20, 2017

    Few crops are more universally loved than coffee. Read more

  • Article: 4 Experts (and Elmo) Debunk Myths About the Refugee Crisis
    Citizenship

    4 Experts (and Elmo) Debunk Myths About the Refugee Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy| June 20, 2017

    "Putting faces behind the facts is crucial." Read more