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Oct
03
SCOTUS Is Back in Session: Here Are the Climate Cases to Watch For

SCOTUS Is Back in Session: Here Are the Climate Cases to Watch For

The Supreme Court is open for business again, what impacts for climate mitigation and adaptation are lurking on the docket
7 min read
Sep
25
Messaging Consistency

Messaging Consistency

There were three Congressional hearings on climate disinformation last week, and these same 12 pro-fossil-fuel talking points made their way
277 min read
Sep
17
Three Congressional Hearings on Climate Disinfo Bring New Industry Documents to Light

Three Congressional Hearings on Climate Disinfo Bring New Industry Documents to Light

PR firms are paid to engage in unethical tactics that intimidate and silence Americans who are exercising their rights to
9 min read
Sep
14
Yes, The New York Times Really IS Shilling for Big Oil

Yes, The New York Times Really IS Shilling for Big Oil

I wish Reps Raskin and Porter had not scheduled hearings at the same time today, but the fact that they're
3 min read
Sep
13
West Virginia Is Giving Texas a Run for Its Money on Climate Obstruction

West Virginia Is Giving Texas a Run for Its Money on Climate Obstruction

A few weeks ago we had Jesse Coleman, with Documented, walk us through how the same dark money network that
7 min read
Aug
16
A New Front in Climate Obstructionism: State Treasurers?

A New Front in Climate Obstructionism: State Treasurers?

Republican state treasurers are coming together to oppose climate disclosures in finance.
18 min read
Jul
28
Manchin's Inflation Reduction Act: What's Good and Bad for Climate

Manchin's Inflation Reduction Act: What's Good and Bad for Climate

Weird coincidence: My power was out when the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 was announced. By the time it came
13 min read
Jul
12
Here's What the IPCC Report *Actually* Said About Carbon Removal Tech

Here's What the IPCC Report *Actually* Said About Carbon Removal Tech

You might remember I was slowly making my way through the most recent IPCC report. That's the Working Group 3:
19 min read
Jul
10
Corporate Media Must Stop Making Ads for Fossil Fuel Companies

Corporate Media Must Stop Making Ads for Fossil Fuel Companies

Even now, when scientists say we’ve done irreversible damage to our planet, corporate and legacy news outlets won’t give up the fossil fuel dollars.
4 min read
Jul
09
Supreme Negligence

Supreme Negligence

Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court preemptively ruled that the Biden administration can’t enact the Clean Power Plan—
5 min read