The Department of Justice promised to consider nationwide reform in how the U.S. treats tribal land. Legal experts consider what, exactly, that might look like.
Community activists in the country’s most corrupt state won an unlikely victory to convert a coal plant to natural gas.
From the Current Issue
The documentary Occupy the Farm shows the positive impact universities could have if they leveraged their resources to create more farms and farmers.
After industry and greed destroyed my life in northern Pennsylvania’s Marcellus shale fracking country, I knew I needed to stand with the water protectors.
Can we trust Clinton-Kaine promises of an energy future “where no one is left out or left behind”?
Modern fire management practices of logging and seeding interfere with an ecosystem's ability to restore itself, and does little to protect property.
Singer-songwriter Taina Asili’s latest video, “And We Walk,” makes the connection between racial justice and climate justice.
In a growing number of states, communities are demanding more self-governance over everything from environmental sustainability to gun control.
Independence Day is tough on coastal ecosystems where Americans flock to beach parties and communities are left with the mess. Here's how to do it better.
If raising a family on a McDonald’s salary wasn’t hard enough, Tina Sandoval is working to transform the fast-food industry into one that is good for both people and planet.
A new first-in-the-nation law will shield residents from arrest as they use direct action to stop fracking-wastewater injection wells.