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A Guide to the Latest Solar Trade Dispute: How Suniva’s Petition Could Impact the US Solar Industry

America just took a step closer to another solar trade war. But not just with China. With the rest of the world. Today, Suniva filed a petition with U.S. International Trade Commission calling for new tariffs on solar cells and minimum...Show More Summary

We march for the climate. We march for women.

Things have been pretty bad for Mother Earth lately. Our country currently has a president who believes that climate change is a Chinese hoax and an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) head who does not believe in protecting the environment. It’s only been 100 days, and Trump has already pushed through the Dakota Access Pipeline and reopened discussions for […]

Canadians sickened by tainted tap water in 2001 to collect compensation

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Seven-hundred young people who were sickened by tainted tap water in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan 16 years ago will collect government compensation, the provincial government said on Wednesday...

Jim Harbaugh presents Pope Francis with Michigan-themed gifts during team visit to the Vatican

Pope Francis now owns a Michigan football helmet — and a pair of blue-and-maize Jordans to go with it. The matching helmet and footwear were presented to the head of the Catholic Church on Wednesday by Wolverines Coach Jim Harbaugh, who was visiting the Vatican with his players and coaches as part...

HRC in Maine for Congressional Recess

Post submitted by Lindsey Clark, HRC Senior Regional Field Organizer To help fight a wave of hate and misinformation at the state and federal level, HRC spent last week on the ground in Maine for the Congressional recess. I spent the...Show More Summary

NASA satellites see Tropical Storm Muifa in Northwestern Pacific Ocean

(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Tropical Storm Muifa continued to move through the open waters of the Northwestern Pacific Ocean as NASA's Aqua satellite gathered temperature data on the storm.

Planned Parenthood CEO Complains Ivanka Trump is Not Pushing Its Abortion Agenda: “Women are Waiting”

The CEO of the Planned Parenthood abortion business is growing impatient with Ivanka Trump, daughter of President Donald Trump, and is grousing that Ivanka is not pushing her father to promote abortion. Recently word leaked that Cecile Richards had a secret meeting with Ivanka Trump prior to Trump’s inauguration to push Planned Parenthood’s abortion agenda. […]

Two candidates remain in French presidential election, and both support abortion laws

Emmanuel Macron, the top vote-getter in the first round, supports abortion and same-sex "marriage."

We Resist: Day 97

One of the difficulties in resisting the Trump administration, the Republican Congressional majority, and Republican state legislatures is keeping on top of the sheer number of horrors, indignities, and normalization of the aggressively abnormal that they unleash every single day. Show More Summary

Breaking news: Mexico adopts felony-level penalties for dogfighting

The Mexican law will have a beneficial impact on our work to stop dogfighters in the United States, where dogfighting is a felony in every state, and a federal felony. For years, American-based dogfighters have trekked to Mexico to avoid law enforcement in the United States. Show More Summary

Hard rocks from Himalaya raise flood risk for millions

Scientists have shown how earthquakes and storms in the Himalaya can increase the impact of deadly floods in one of Earth's most densely populated areas.

Global warming accounts for tripling of extreme West African Sahel storms, study shows

The UK-based Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) has led an international team of scientists who reveal global warming is responsible for a tripling in the frequency of extreme West African Sahel storms observed in just the last 35 years.

Bill Nye Trashes People With Large Families, Wants Them Penalized for Having “Extra Kids”

Bill Nye “the Science Guy,” famous for hosting a children’s educational TV show, is not as kid-friendly as he initially may appear. An abortion advocate, Nye recently hosted a new Netflix show that The Federalist describes as bordering on eugenics. The episode “Earth’s People Problem” is part of the Netflix series “Bill Nye Saves the […]

The left can gloat all it wants, but Trump has already won the most important fight

To the editor: I voted for Hillary Clinton for one reason and one reason only: the Supreme Court. I had no illusions that she would be able to get anything else through a gridlocked Congress. (“Trump at the 100-day mark: Stable support but few achievements,” April 26) I remember candidate Donald...

Other states tax services; why doesn't California?

To the editor: After working for almost 30 years in Tennessee — which had no income tax but collected a sales tax on almost everything, groceries included — I was surprised to find not only an absence of any tax on non-vital services in California, but a fierce resistance to the idea of imposing...

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