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Trump Vs. The Environment

Trump Vs. The Environment

Now we all know how much Donald Trump hates the environment, but it’s really important to know exactly how much Republicans have all ready damaged the environment. They have just passed two bills that will make it harder for the Environmental Protection Agency, or the EPA, to use science when they’re trying to protect the …

Hundreds Fleeing Trump’s EPA

Hundreds Fleeing Trump’s EPA

>>HUNDREDS OF EPA EMPLOYEES ARE NO MORE UNDER TRUMP, ACCORDING TO A TIMES AND PRO PUBLICA REPORT. THEY REPORTED THAT THE DEPARTURES WERE BUYOUTS, RETIREMENTS, AND INDIVIDUALS QUITTING, BUT TOTALED MORE THAN 700 EMPLOYEES, INCLUDING MORE THAN 200 SCIENTISTS, HAVE DISAPPEARED FROM THE EPA. DESPITE THE DECREASE IN SCIENCE POSTS THERE’S BEEN AN UPTICK IN …

A Brief History of Environmental Justice

A Brief History of Environmental Justice

Nationally the facilities where we dump our garbage and process dangerous chemicals tend to be located in poor and minority communities. The people who live there have little or no protection from the industries around them. And things could get worse. So, there’s this idea of environmental justice. It’s pretty simple: Communities shouldn’t be forced …

What does a Donald Trump EPA look like?

What does a Donald Trump EPA look like?

Department of Environmental I mean the DEP is killing us. So what does the Environmental Protection Agency look like under Donald Trump? Well, for starters here’s his pick to lead the EPA transition. We believed that the consensus was phony. They are cooking the data. They have been waging war on the use of energy …