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Unfair Food Pricing Is Killing Family Farms and Regenerative Farming

Unfair Food Pricing Is Killing Family Farms and Regenerative Farming

By Elizabeth Henderson In February, a dairy farmer friend sent me a note confiding that a few farmers she knows are living on cereal until their milk checks arrive. Yet, the recently released census of agriculture shows that the number of young farmers is growing even as the average age of farmers also increases, and […]

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    Climate Change Is a Top Concern in 2020 Election

    Climate Change Is a Top Concern in 2020 Election

    The climate crisis is a major concern for American voters with nearly 40 percent reporting the issue will help determine how they cast their ballots in the upcoming 2020 presidential election, according to a report compiled by the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication. Of more than 1,000 registered voters surveyed on global warming, climate […]

    Drastically Shorter Workweeks Needed to Fight Climate Crisis, Study Finds

    Drastically Shorter Workweeks Needed to Fight Climate Crisis, Study Finds

    If people in three European countries want to fight the climate crisis, they need to chill out more. That’s the conclusion of a new study from think tank Autonomy, which found that Germany, the UK and Sweden all needed to drastically reduce their workweeks to fight climate change. 💥💥💥NEW REPORT OUT TODAY 💥💥💥 ON THE […]

    Presidential Candidate Jay Inslee Unveiled His First Major Climate Plan

    Presidential Candidate Jay Inslee Unveiled His First Major Climate Plan

    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee unveiled an ambitious clean energy plan Friday, the first major policy platform for his climate-change-focused 2020 campaign. Dubbed the “100 Percent Clean Energy for America Plan,” the proposal would phase out coal over the next decade, requiring all power production to be emissions-free by 2035. The plan also mandates that all […]

    House Passes First Major Climate Bill in 10 Years

    House Passes First Major Climate Bill in 10 Years

    The U.S. House of Representatives approved its first major climate change legislation in a decade on Thursday, Reuters reported. The Climate Action Now Act would require President Donald Trump to keep the U.S. in the Paris agreement, mandating that he outlines steps to reduce greenhouse emissions and prohibiting him from using federal funds to withdraw […]