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5 Ways Trump’s Latest Anti-Environmental Proposal Would Allow Fossil Fuel Companies to Bulldoze Communities Article
An oil refinery lights up the night sky in Three Rivers, Texas. (Getty/The Washington Post/Michael S. Williamson)

5 Ways Trump’s Latest Anti-Environmental Proposal Would Allow Fossil Fuel Companies to Bulldoze Communities

The Trump administration is proposing to gut environmental review, clearing the way for fossil fuel corporations to build more polluting projects with less public input and without considering the impacts of climate change.

Christy Goldfuss, Claire Moser, Sally Hardin

Trump’s Energy Policies Put Alaska in the Climate Crosshairs Article
People in kayaks watch a bald eagle in Takatz Bay on Baranof Island, Tongass National Forest, Alaska. (Getty/Wolfgang Kaehler)

Trump’s Energy Policies Put Alaska in the Climate Crosshairs

The Trump administration’s attacks on Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and Tongass National Forest could release almost 5 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide equivalent—almost as much pollution as all of the world’s cars emit in a year.

Ryan Richards

The Companies With the Best Kept Secret in the Arctic Refuge Article
The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska. (Getty/U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)

The Companies With the Best Kept Secret in the Arctic Refuge

With the Trump administration intent on holding an oil and gas lease sale in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge this year, three corporations have gone to extreme lengths to keep secret their information about what lies beneath it.

Sally Hardin

The Bernhardt Doctrine: Dismissing Rules and Dodging Oversight Article
U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt is pictured here in March 2019, in Washington, D.C. (Getty/Zach Gibson)

The Bernhardt Doctrine: Dismissing Rules and Dodging Oversight

As both the U.S. Department of the Interior’s deputy secretary and secretary, David Bernhardt has pushed a destructive anti-conservation agenda with a flagrant disregard for the coequal branches of U.S. government.

Marc Rehmann

Exposing Secretary Bernhardt’s Sabotage of Big Game Wildlife Corridors Article
A mule deer in a meadow in the Yosemite Valley, 2014. (Getty/Ted Soqui/Corbis)

Exposing Secretary Bernhardt’s Sabotage of Big Game Wildlife Corridors

David Bernhardt is the least popular nominee the Senate has ever confirmed to be secretary of the interior, and under his watch, the Bureau of Land Management has offered one-quarter of oil and gas lease sales in wildlife corridors and priority areas.

Jenny Rowland-Shea, Mary Ellen Kustin

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