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Americans use 4 times more toilet paper than the global average. Producing it puts a global carbon sink at risk.

Apr 24, 2020 Blog Post

A history of painful experience shows us that averting future home-grown pandemics begins with transitioning away from factory farms.

Apr 23, 2020 Blog Post
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The federal government helped jump-start the nation’s rapid growth in renewable energy by taking smart action during the last recession. It can do so again,...

Apr 21, 2020 Blog Post

As the pandemic continues, and especially as it winds down, it will be critical for policy-makers to keep their eyes open to changes happening on...

Apr 20, 2020 Blog Post

The emergency caused by COVID-19 should not lead us to rush to complete the build-out of highway projects that were bad ideas in the first...

Apr 15, 2020 Blog Post

At a time of unprecedented economic and social uncertainty, debt collectors are harrassing consumers. Will the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - the top cop on...

Apr 14, 2020 Blog Post

COVID-19 has shown us that the destruction of our forests and the ecosystems they support comes at a heavy price. If we continue to ignore...

Apr 14, 2020 Blog Post

The current oil crash could soon mean hundreds, or even thousands more abandoned drilling sites. Who will pay to clean up the mess?

Apr 3, 2020 Blog Post

A huge petrochemical plant is receiving $1.6 billion worth of subsidies from Pennsylvania. Does plastic manufacturing and fracking deserve that kind of support?

Apr 3, 2020 Blog Post

The current crisis calls upon us to build more resilience into our economy and our society; to build new structures so that even if a...

Mar 30, 2020 Blog Post