During his visit to Alaska this August, President Obama has an opportunity to help imperiled Alaska Native villages escape climate disaster.
Fact Sheet As Millennials pay off debt, launch their careers, and start families, they face unique challenges to economic stability. The new overtime rule would provide fairer pay for 4.7 million Millennial workers.
The U.S. Department of Labor’s proposed overtime rule is poised to strengthen the middle class, drive economic growth, and provide fairer pay for 13.5 million workers, including 4.7 Millennials.
Author Myriam Alexander-Kearns discusses the greatest threat to grid reliability: climate change.
Opponents of the Clean Power Plan claim that it will undermine grid reliability, but climate change is a far greater threat to power in the Southwest.
Congressional proposals to outsource American crude oil to foreign refineries would increase carbon pollution, land loss, and environmental risks.
Arctic and global warming are leading the world closer to rapidly approaching tipping points that will narrow cost-effective climate solutions, adding to an expanding list of regrets.
Secretary Kerry’s August Arctic conference in Anchorage, Alaska, is the ideal opportunity for world leaders to build momentum for a strong global climate agreement in Paris and to commit to cutting black carbon and methane pollution.
People are 60 percent more likely to be displaced by a weather-related disaster today than they were in the 1970s.
The U.S. and Central American governments need to do more to combat the root causes behind child smuggling and violence in the Northern Triangle region.
Report Communities of color and low-income people living in tribal, rural, and agricultural communities throughout California are enduring high rates of unemployment, limited and costly access to safe and affordable water, and food insecurity as a consequence of the California drought.
The fight for racial justice and equality will not end with the death of leading civil rights activist and visionary Julian Bond.
The U.S. Department of Education’s proposed repayment plan would expand generous income-based repayment terms to all borrowers.