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Trump and His Followers Want to Turn Back Time to the Pre-Civil Rights Era

July 30, 2017

July 27, 2017 by Leonard Steinhor Donald Trump and his supporters may be waging battles against the press, immigrants, voting rights, the environment, science, social welfare programs, Planned Parenthood and what they label political correctness and the deep state. But to…

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Only 3 Years Left to Act on Climate Change Before it’s Too Late, Experts Warn

June 29, 2017

Time is running out If we want a smooth transition into a sustainable future, we need to act fast. A comment article in the journal Nature says we have to act fast if we hope for a painless transition to…

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Trump May Have Just Killed the Fastest Growing New Job in America by Dumping the Paris Treaty

June 2, 2017

Trump Ignores a Vibrant New Industry Donald Trump decided to pull the United States out of the 192-country Paris climate agreement, he announced Thursday. This leaves America virtually alone among nations in rejecting the treaty. The only other UN-member countries to reject…

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Watch This Emotional Coal Country Woman Explain Why She No Longer Trusts Trump (VIDEO)

April 17, 2017

West Virginia Woman Calls ‘Three Strikes’ Against Trump Donald Trump supporters across the United States are starting to have doubts about the New York businessman who narrowly won the Electoral College. This was powerfully evidenced by a Gallup poll showing…

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Tonight’s Debate Is Not Between Two Moderates—Mike Pence Is A Bona Fide Extremist

October 4, 2016

Many of Donald Trump’s supporters no doubt think of his running mate, Mike Pence, as the lap dog to Trump’s pit bull image.  House Speaker Paul Ryan certainly seems to think so. “What we have here is a really good…

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What Do Fossil Fuels Have To Do With This Venezuelan Empanada? You’d Be Surprised (VIDEO)

August 18, 2015

On Monday, a Reddit user who goes by the handle victorinox126 posted the above photo  titled: The economy in Venezuela is so messed up, it’s cheaper to use actual cash than to buy napkins.  But what does this have to do with fossil fuels?…

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Debunking The “Obama’s Accomplishments” Meme: Part 2

August 6, 2015

We still have lots and lots of silly right-wing myths and lies to debunk while breaking down the “Obama’s Accomplishments” meme, so let’s jump straight into it, shall we? Please be sure to read part 1 and part 3 of this…

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Guess How Much Governments Spend Covering Fossil Fuel Costs. Now Add Some Zeroes. Warmer…

May 21, 2015

Until recently, no one had attempted to compile exactly how much the world’s governments spend footing the bill for the fossil fuel industries’ health and environmental costs. If you tried to guess off the top of your head what the…

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British Leaders Sign Climate Pledge Ditching Fossil Fuels, Destroys U.S. GOP’s Stance

February 19, 2015

All three leaders of Great Britain’s major political parties — Conservative, Liberal Democrat, and Labor — announced they have signed a pledge to tackle the problem of climate change. The resolutions that they adopted totally undermine the position of our GOP, which…

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