For years, climate alarmists have dishonestly accused global warming skeptics of taking money from Big Oil to do their bidding. On CNN’s 11th Hour Tuesday, when Sierra Club executive director Michael Brune made such a claim, Climate Depot&rsqu...
Former Sierra Club president Edgar Wayburn once pointed out that, in at least one respect, wilderness was like any other natural resource: "Once it is consumed, it is gone forever." When that happens, we lose a lot more than scenery....Show More Summary
So far, I can’t find any environmental groups, Sierra Club, Greenpeace, NRDC, Earth First, etc, who are outraged by this. Some link to news articles, but have offered no articles themselves (USA Today) The Obama administration said Friday...Show More Summary
Since 2009, Communications Workers of America President Larry Cohen has been pushing to eliminate the filibuster in Congress. Earlier this year, Cohen’s union, CWA, worked with the Sierra Club, NAACP and Greenpeace to convene the “Democracy...Show More Summary
This Thanksgiving, people around the country are using the hashtag #ClimateThanks on Twitter to share who and what they're thankful for in the fight against climate disruption. As director of the Sierra Club's Beyond Coal Campaign, I have the great honor of working with people across the U.S. Show More Summary
Images from: National Resources Defense Council blog Guest essay by Taylor Smith Last week I attended an Environmental Protection Agency “Public Listening Session” held here in Chicago. I had only been to one other such hearing in the past as … Continue reading ?
The Atlanta Braves want to relocate from the city to the suburbs of adjacent Cobb County in 2017 — and into a sparkling new $672 million stadium built with $300 million in public funds. The Georgia chapters of the Tea Party and Sierra Club, however, have different plans. Show More Summary
The Sierra Club has long supported Walmart workers and communities in their struggle for dignity and fairness. Sustainability simply can't happen without respect and humility, and it won't happen when a company like Walmart fails toShow More Summary
Tea party, environmentalists partner to push solar energy Christopher Martin, November 12, 2013 (Bloomberg News via The Buffalo News) "…[T]ea party Republicans stand together with Sierra Club environmentalists…on their support for solar energy against the monopoly power of traditional utilities in some of the most conservative U.S. Show More Summary
John Muir, ecologist extraordinaire, author and co-founder of the Sierra Club wrote: "The clearest way into the universe is through a forest wilderness!" Have you ever visited wilderness? If not -- why not? Recently, I've received aShow More Summary
Last week the Diane Rehm Show on NPR, featured an episode on the natural gas boom in America. After panelists glorified the natural gas revolution, Michael Brune, executive director of the Sierra Club, chimed in by saying, "Nobody (on this panel) has mentioned climate change. Show More Summary
During the promotional period leading up to CNN’s initial airing of Pandora’s Promise, Michael Brune, executive direction of the Sierra Club, and Robert Stone, the director of Pandora’s Promise, engaged in a meaningful discussion about nuclear energy hosted by Kate Bolduan. Show More Summary
Prepping a state for climate change means tangling with some new dilemmas, as shorelines move inland and laws lag behind.
A series of class action lawsuits filed by a lawyer who has, in the past, done extensive work for left-wing activist groups like the Dakota Resource Council and the Sierra Club is supposedly about protecting mineral owner rights who are being hurt by the waste of valuable gas when it is flared instead of captured....
The Sierra Club and the Media Party blame PM Harper and the RCMP for the radical riots in New Brunswick. This report aired on The Source October 21 2013....
It's been more than two years since my husband and I installed solar panels on the roof of our home in Shepherdstown, West Virginia. As the months have passed, I've enjoyed watching the ticker continually rise on the amount of solar power our panels have generated. Show More Summary
If you haven’t checked out the Full Cost of Accounting for the Life Cycle of for Coal, you should check it out. The very short take-home point is that coal costs the US approximately $500 billion a year. Coal is a drain on the pocketbooks of hundreds of millions of Americans. Show More Summary
In a major ruling that's flown under the radar, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit - based in Denver, Colorado - decided not to grant the Sierra Club and Clean Energy Future Oklahoma a temporary injunction on the construction...Show More Summary
Dan Chu of the Sierra Club laments the closure of America's national parks and lands.
This celebrates the announcement that the Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal campaign has closed its 150th coal plant since being launched in 2010. It offers the only answer to cynics who despair: Where there is fight, there is hope. From National...Show More Summary