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What does environmental justice organizing look like in the time of Trump?

Miya Yoshitani of the Asian Pacific Environmental Network talks about how her work is changing post-election -- and how it's not.

“If Trump turns off the satellites, California will launch its own damn satellite.”

Jerry Brown is on 🔥

COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN

George W. Bush EPA chief slams Trump’s pick

"I don’t recall ever having seen an appointment of someone who is so disdainful of the agency.”

Secretary of Petrostate

Trump will nominate ExxonMobil’s CEO to run U.S. foreign policy.

Rex Tillerson will join Trump's cabinet of corporate chieftains.

high-minded

Food icon Marion Nestle talks Trump, soda, and weed

The James Beard award-winning author talks sustainable nutrition in a post-Trump world.

Burning questions

In wildfire-riddled Tennessee, climate change is a hot topic

Residents blame drought, and some point to climate.

land rights and wrongs

Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon increased by a whopping 29 percent this year — but there’s a way to slow it.

Loggers depleted 3,000 square miles of the Amazon from August 2015 to July 2016.

Stuck in the Middle

The NYC traffic guru who coined the term “gridlock” has a plan to fix it

By focusing on neighborhood needs, Sam Schwartz’s MOVE NY could succeed where other NYC traffic-reduction and transit-funding efforts have failed.