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Black Lives Matters calls the Flint water crisis an act of “state violence”

The group released a statement of solidarity with the Michigan residents still suffering from a lead-contaminated water supply.

O’Malley says Clinton will let Earth “literally burn up”

The Democratic presidential hopeful takes Hillary to task on climate change.

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Why is ethanol-loving Iowa embracing ethanol-hating Ted Cruz?

Opposing ethanol in Iowa used to be the touch of death. Not anymore.

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The right-wing climate-denial machine is churning faster than ever

A survey of conservative think tank research finds a greater-than-ever volume of studies trying to counter the climate-science consensus.

Twitter fight! Bernie and Hillary battle it out over who has the better climate plan

The Sanders and Clinton campaigns fought for the hearts of climate hawks by talking smack to each other on social media.

43 years young

Happy birthday, Roe v. Wade! You’re in good company

"What’s my age again?” asks Roe v. Wade. 43. You’re 43 today.

The EPA’s role in Flint’s water crisis

Michigan's governor has borne the brunt of the blame, but there's plenty to go around.

Obama’s Clean Power Plan survives a legal challenge

But there are plenty more where that came from.

Angry moms get gun-toters booted from Whole Foods

These women didn't let openly carried firearms stand between them and organic asparagus water.