The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed move to roll back crucial mercury standards threatens the health of the American public and will be harmful to women and children, especially those in marginalized communities.
As extreme weather events increase in frequency and intensity, local and federal leaders must ensure that people with disabilities are central to all emergency preparedness, response, and recovery efforts.
Florida state leaders have an opportunity to support investments in innovative and future-ready transportation, energy systems, and flood protections so that communities can better withstand sea level rise and extreme weather threats.
President Trump and his allies threaten to defund and thus dismantle vital climate and energy data and research programs as part of their broader attack on science.
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has misappropriated religion to justify his dangerous ideologies.
Americans are ready for states—the laboratories of democracy—to offer a new progressive vision for shared prosperity. This report presents a menu of state policy priorities to help people secure good jobs and good wages and to support strong and healthy communities in which all people are treated fairly and equitably.
Throughout his tenure at the Environmental Protection Agency, Administrator Pruitt has favored polluters and corporations over reproductive health, rights, and justice—and women of color are losing out the most.
President Trump wants to take America back to the days before the National Environmental Policy Act; these stories show why that would be disastrous.
By creating a Florida Future Fund, state leaders can upgrade crumbling infrastructure while supporting clean and inclusive economic growth; improving neighborhood livability; and protecting the air, water, and natural areas for all Floridians.
The United States has a failing record on responsiveness to communities of color following natural disasters—a record that has only worsened under the Trump administration.
Six months since Hurricane Maria made landfall, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands face the same preventable public health crises and trauma that afflicted Gulf Coast communities after Katrina.
The Southeast Florida Regional Climate Action Plan 2.0 is a tool for local leaders to reduce climate change threats while tackling inequities that affect low-income areas and communities of color.
One-third of polar bear denning habitat in the United States is located in the area that the tax bill would convert to an industrial oil field.
In just five years, one-third of Americans will not be able to pay their water bills. Here is how Philadelphia is leading the fight against this rising crisis.
This interactive map provides county-by-county information on billion-dollar extreme weather events and household median income.