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Animal wrongs

Donald Trump might appoint an oil executive and anti-animal rights activist to head the Interior Department.

Forrest Lucas, whose company makes motor oil, recently financed a movie that's critical of animal protection groups.

Grist on the Ground

Inside the camp that’s fighting to stop the Dakota Access pipeline

In North Dakota, one tribe’s fight has sparked a movement.

Through a gas darkly

Obama brags about low gas prices, but he shouldn’t.

First off, he didn't bring the prices down. Second, low prices are bad for the climate.

More arrests

Police arrested another 22 people at the Dakota Access pipeline site.

More than 40 people have been arrested around the construction zone over the past month.

Save us Marky Mark

Deepwater Horizon is being made into a movie, and it looks disastrously good.

Environmental disaster is getting the Hollywood treatment.

Grist on the Ground

Snapshots from the Dakota Access Pipeline resistance

This week, we witnessed tribal and environmental activists gathering in North Dakota in resistance of the Dakota Access Pipeline.


Big Oil is backing Hillary Clinton. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

She's raking in twice as much oil money as Trump.

More Like Coal Yeller

The number of coal-fired power plants under development saw a big hit in the first half of 2016.

India and China are beginning to back away from coal.