Bipartisan Consensus: Wasting Energy Is Senseless

BY ON February 21, 2013
This was written by Isabelle Silverman for the Environmental Defense Fund: In his State of the Union address, President Obama announced the goal of cutting energy waste in buildings and homes in half over the next 20 years. House Speaker John Boehner clapped approvingly. U.S. buildings and...

TOPICS: Activism, Asthma, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, Economics, Motherhood, Politics, Pollution, Schools

Faith Groups Add Their Voices To The Forward On Climate Chorus

BY ON February 20, 2013
This was written by Catherine Woodiwiss for Climate Progress: Eighteen months after the first major protests in DC against the Keystone XL pipeline made headlines for weeks and saw hundreds of protestors arrested, Sunday’s Forward on Climate rally gathered the “NO XL” faithful for what organizers called the “biggest climate...

TOPICS: Activism, Climate Change, Politics, Pollution, Religion, Social Justice