In Iowa, Candidates Slam DAPL as Documents Show Expansion Tied to Exports

Ed Fallon, a long time progressive political activist in Iowa and founder of the grassroots organization Bold Iowa, has dogged presidential candidates before the state’s first in the nation primary caucuses for more than two decades. A member of the Iowa legislature from 1993-2006, Fallon has worked on issues such as opposing war, sustainable agriculture, […]

Year in Climate Crisis: Fossil Fuels Expansion, Scary Science and Global Activism

The Real News Network’s Steve Horn and Dimitri Lascaris talk about the 2019’s biggest climate stories. The post Year in Climate Crisis: Fossil Fuels Expansion, Scary Science and Global Activism appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/year-in-climate-crisis-fossil-fuels-expansion-scary-science-and-global-activism Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: […]

After Democrats Push Bill to Send Fracked Gas to EU, Trump Includes in Budget

The European Energy Security and Diversification Act, legislation offering $1B to promote sending U.S. fracked gas to EU countries, was inserted into the federal budget bill signed into law by President Donald Trump. Democrats invoked “Russiagate” in their PR push for the bill. The post After Democrats Push Bill to Send Fracked Gas to EU, […]

As Resistance Halts Pipelines, LNG and Tar Sands Move via Rail

The Trump administration is considering a proposal to move fracked gas by rail at the behest of a company owned by Milwaukee Bucks billionaire owner Wes Edens, a major donor to the DNC. As tar sands pipelines are halted, more carbon-intensive crude moves along the tracks. The post As Resistance Halts Pipelines, LNG and Tar […]

Big Rail Spends More on Denying Climate Change than Big Oil

A new study concludes that rail is the industry that’s injected the most money into climate change denial propaganda efforts in the last 25 years. The post Big Rail Spends More on Denying Climate Change than Big Oil appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/big-rail-spends-more-denying-climate-change-than-big-oil Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared […]