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  • Feature: Experts Say Arctic Drilling Makes Little Sense. So Why Is It Being Pushed?
    FeatureEnvironment

    Experts Say Arctic Drilling Makes Little Sense. So Why Is It Being Pushed?

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 8, 2017|Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

    The rush to privatize public lands by the Trump administration runs counter to widely held beliefs. Read more

  • Article: The US Wastes 68 Million Meals in Food Waste Each Year, Report Shows
    Food & Hunger

    The US Wastes 68 Million Meals in Food Waste Each Year, Report Shows

    Oct. 25, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than two-thirds of food thrown away by households is potentially edible. Read more

  • Feature: This Toxic Pesticide Is Illegal, Yet the EPA Keeps Authorizing Its Use
    FeatureEnvironment

    This Toxic Pesticide Is Illegal, Yet the EPA Keeps Authorizing Its Use

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 28, 2017|Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

    It’s impacting Latino and poor communities the most. Read more

  • Feature: Can Cities Withstand More Storms Like Harvey and Hurricane Irma?
    FeatureEnvironment

    Can Cities Withstand More Storms Like Harvey and Hurricane Irma?

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 15, 2017|Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

    “I think Houston would be, in terms of urban development, the worst case scenario” Read more

  • Article: Americans Are Eating 20% Less Beef in Huge Win For Earth
    Environment

    Americans Are Eating 20% Less Beef in Huge Win For Earth

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2017

    The change has health, environmental, and ethical benefits. Read more