Tag: keep it in the ground

Thank You, Wyoming

Thank you, Wyoming. In your latest legal filing opposing WildEarth Guardians’ challenge to new coal mining in the Powder River Basin, the largest coal producing region in the United States, you offered some rare praise.  In a brief filed in federal court, you remarked: As sure as the […]

On the Road for the People’s Agenda

The People’s Summit, held June 9-11, 2017 in Chicago, brought together activists committed to a People’s Agenda and dedicated to holding all elected officials accountable to popular demands for affordable healthcare and education, equitable distribution of wealth, and climate solutions. I was there on behalf of WildEarth Guardians […]

Climate Denial Can’t Change Reality

Late last week, WildEarth Guardians took dead aim on President Trump’s blatant denial of climate science. In a brief filed in federal court in Wyoming, we targeted Trump’s withdrawal of climate protections adopted under the Obama Administration.  The brief was filed as part of an ongoing lawsuit over […]

Our Lands, Our Democracy

In case you missed this earlier, the Trump Administration’s assault on our public lands is getting kicked into high gear. In the crosshairs are public lands in western Colorado that Trump’s Bureau of Land Management wants to hand over to the oil and gas industry for fracking. While […]