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BREAKING: EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt just issued a proposal that would repeal the Clean Water Rule. This is the Administration's first step in rolling back protections for clean water, giving a free pass to polluters. Few things are more fundamental to our health than the water we drink and we don't get clean water by gutting protections for streams and wetlands.

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BREAKING EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt just issued a proposal that would repeal

EPA Proposes to Repeal the Clean Water Rule

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Kim Kroeger
Kim Morningstar
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06/26/2017 at 22:02. Facebook
GOOD NEWS: In a victory for clean air, the U.S. Supreme Court won't hear a case Earthjustice has been fighting that would have opened a dangerous loophole by allowing industrial facilities to pollute without limits when their equipment "malfunctions."

As Earthjustice attorney Jim Pew, who’s been fighting more than a decade against these dangerous exemptions, points out —the loophole would...
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GOOD NEWS In a victory for clean air the US Supreme Court

Supreme Court Won’t Hear Case That Could Have Opened Dangerous Clean Air Act Loophole

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Jeanette Gallagher
Katina Williams
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06/26/2017 at 18:23. Facebook
An attack on our national monuments is an attack on all of America’s parks, public lands, and oceans. President Trump is taking the unpopular step of requesting a review of past national monument designations. But now you get to weigh in!

TAKE ACTION by signing the petition below. If we don't speak up for our own national monuments, no one will. #MonumentsForAll
An attack on our national monuments is an attack on all of

URGENT: We only have until July 10th to save our marine national monuments!

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Anne Kiley
Rosanna Serra-Clymens
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06/25/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Amazing! Tens of thousands of mobula rays come together for an epic gathering—and vanish as quickly as they arrived.
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06/25/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Pam Nixon lives in an area of West Virginia called “Chemical Valley,” where she is surrounded by facilities that handle toxic and flammable chemicals. Now, Pruitt's delay of a chemical safety rule jeopardizes communities of color who live near dangerous facilities.
Pam Nixon lives in an area of West Virginia called Chemical Valley

EPA delay imperils communities of color near chemical plants

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Derick Johnsohne
Toni Pollock
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06/24/2017 at 21:00. Facebook
Ornithologist and conservation biologist Dr. Pepper Trail has spent more than 20 years exploring the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument. He hopes to hike this country with his grandchildren someday, but that will only be possible if the expanded monument is protected and preserved against political attacks.
Ornithologist and conservation biologist Dr Pepper Trail has spent more than 20

Don’t Close the Door on a Climate Refuge

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Petra Rath
Mark Tunno
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06/24/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Maine business owner Matthew Polstein has seen the economic benefits of Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument first-hand. That's why he's fighting to keep the monument in place.
Maine business owner Matthew Polstein has seen the economic benefits of Katahdin

Saving Northern Maine’s Economic Gem

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Kwame Anjani
Thomas Fieselmann
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06/23/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Cascade-Siskiyou is the only national monument protected solely for its vibrant biodiversity. The area serves as a biological corridor for animals to move between eco-regions, providing a gateway for wildlife like gray wolves and spotted owls.

Don't let the Trump administration hand this special place over to the timber industry. Take action: [ Ejus.tc Link ]
CascadeSiskiyou is the only national monument protected solely for its vibrant b

One of the Most Biodiverse Places in the U.S. Could Be Handed Over to Timber Industry

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Jinx Olson
Katerine Aubry
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06/22/2017 at 22:00. Facebook
Afton Surwillo's child suffers from terrifying asthma attacks during bad air days. When Congress put forward a bill attacking the Clean Air Act, she brought her son's story to D.C.

Join this brave mom and stop Congress from gutting this important law: [ Ejus.tc Link ]
Afton Surwillos child suffers from terrifying asthma attacks during bad air days

A Mom’s Battle Against Ozone

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Pat Latas
Courtney Boeck
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06/22/2017 at 18:44. Facebook
BREAKING NEWS: In an extremely controversial decision, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service just announced final plans to remove Endangered Species Act protections for the Yellowstone-region grizzly bear population, which will open the iconic species up to trophy hunting.

The Yellowstone National Park area is one of the last remaining strongholds for the grizzly in the lower-48 states. Their...
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BREAKING NEWS In an extremely controversial decision the US Fish and Wildlife

Iconic Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Delisted, Can Now Be Hunted

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Elizabeth Gibbeson
Brian Hansen
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06/22/2017 at 00:38. Facebook
UPDATE: Earthjustice Attorney Jan Hasselman, representing the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in their fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline, gives an update on the case following the status conference today in Washington, D.C.

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06/21/2017 at 19:31. Facebook
HAPPENING NOW: Earthjustice Attorney Jan Hasselman, representing the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in their fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline, gives an update on the case following the status conference in Washington, D.C.
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06/21/2017 at 18:27. Facebook
LIVE: Environmental justice organizations are showing support for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in D.C. as they go before a federal judge in a status conference vs. the Army Corps of Engineers in an effort to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline.

More on this lawsuit: [ Ejus.tc Link ]
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Linda Fuller
Our protected public lands and waters are on the chopping block after President Trump’s unprecedented executive order directing a “review” of 27 national monuments.

One of these iconic places on Trump's list is the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, the sacred place where Native Hawaiians believe all life began and where spirits return after death.
Our protected public lands and waters are on the chopping block after

Trump's Review Threatens Vibrant Ocean Waters Where Native Hawaiians Believe All Life Began

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Carole Forrester
Natalie Baker
This company thought it could build a giant polluting trash incinerator in the middle of beautiful Arecibo, Puerto Rico and nobody would say anything. They were wrong, the community using the power of the law to fight back.

Tell Congress to protect the law that gives communities like this a voice: [ Ejus.tc Link ]
Tanya Aguayo
JoAnn Ailes
Carlo Voli
New York City passed the most comprehensive environmental justice legislation ever achieved in any U.S. city.
New York City passed the most comprehensive environmental justice legislation ev

New York City Takes the Lead on Environmental Justice

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Avis Santos
Carol Rose
UPDATE: Stay tuned for an update today from Earthjustice attorney Jan Hasselman, who is representing the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in this lawsuit.

Text DAPL to 52886 to get notified when we are live!
UPDATE Stay tuned for an update today from Earthjustice attorney Jan Hasselman

DAPL Ruling: What Was Decided, What’s Next?

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Carol Rocco
Denise Ward
Thirteen U.S. cities have banded together to post deleted climate change information and research from the EPA's website that was notoriously scrubbed by the Trump administration.
Thirteen US cities have banded together to post deleted climate change information

13 U.S. Cities Defy Trump by Posting Deleted Climate Data

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Lynda Wiles
Beth Ana Webb
The Trump Administration is unleashing its latest attack on our public lands by attempting to give Arch Coal, the nation's second largest coal company, the right to expand its mining into 1,700 acres of the Sunset Roadless Area—lands that belong to all Americans.

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The Trump Administration is unleashing its latest attack on our public lands

The Forest Service is Trying to Open a Pristine Colorado Wilderness to Coal Mining

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Rob Salter
Lois E Dolan
For the first time in 100 years, sizable numbers of humpback whales are being spotted in the waters off NYC, and it's thanks to years of environmental clean-up efforts.
For the first time in 100 years sizable numbers of humpback whales

Large numbers of humpback whales have returned to NYC for the first time in a century

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Pat Laine
Marcia Ketterer