Articles by Senior Staff Writer Naveena Sadasivam
“Texas’ petrochemical industry is unprepared for severe rainfall because our laws and regulations have not kept pace with our new climate reality.”
Amid tightening protest laws, the activist is appealing a district court’s ruling applying a “terrorism enhancement” to her sentence.
Communities near polluting sites tend to be disproportionately lower income and people of color — populations that are more likely to need abortion care in the first place.
The order contains vague language around logging, disappointing some environmentalists calling for a ban on the practice on federal lands.