America, don’t be like California – misery loves company

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Once again, California has the highest poverty rate in America. According to the U.S. Census Bureau’s most recent report, the Golden State’s Supplemental Poverty Measure averaged 19 percent between 2015 and 2017. Nationwide, poverty dropped in 2017 from 14.7 percent to 14.1 percent, but California’s rate was proportionately 35 percent higher than the national average....

Boulder County commission, sheriff candidates provide plenty of options for Nov.6 election

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Boulder County commissioner and sheriff candidates demonstrated just how different they are at a League of Women Voters forum in Lafayette on Thursday night. Though the forum covered issues ranging from affordable housing and transportation to living wages and the #MeToo movement, the issue that shone the brightest light on commissioner candidates’ disparate views was...

Thousands march in London to demand pro-wildlife policies

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Protesters delivered a radical manifesto, co-edited by the broadcaster Chris Packham, to Downing Street. The document calls for an end to the “war on wildlife” ‘Walk for the missing millions’ was the rallying cry, and thousands answered. The millions in question are the birds, animals and other wildlife to have disappeared in recent decades following...

Permian Producers Have A Power Problem

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Drillers in the fastest-growing oil region in the United States face infrastructure issues beyond limited pipeline takeaway capacity or water and frac sand supply. Permian oil producers need a lot more electricity to power well production than they did just a few years ago. And the West Texas electricity grid—which wasn’t planned for so heavy...

MEPs from across Europe stand in solidarity with the #FrackFreeFour

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MEPs from across Europe stand in solidarity with the #FrackFreeFour Dissent is not a crime in any country with a political system fit to be called a democracy. I will continue to support the #FrackFreeFour and campaign to #FreeTheThree – Keith Taylor MEP MEPs from across Europe, led by Green MEP Keith Taylor, stood together...

Paul Roselli: ProJo’s power plant editorial based on ‘misinformation and distortions’

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It would be easy to dismiss the Providence Journal October 2nd editorial titled “Loss of plant would hurt.” Easy to dismiss an editorial board that no longer exists. Easy to dismiss a newspaper that is running out of readers, can’t get out of its own way in failing to delve deep into facts about the...

Protest blocks Cuadrilla’s fracking site – DRILL OR DROP?

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Protest involving nine people outside Cuadrilla’s fracking site at Preston New Road, near Blackpool, 1 October 2018. Photo: Katrina Lawrie A group of anti-fracking campaigners blocked the entrance of Cuadrilla’s shale gas site near Blackpool early this morning. The protest involved seven people locked together on the ground and two people on tripods. They said...

No se usará fracking en México para extraer petróleo y gas: AMLO

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“Les adelanto eso, aquí en San Luis Potosí y en todo el país no vamos a utilizar ese método para extraer petróleo”, dijo AMLO sobre el fracking Regeneración, 5 de octubre de 2018. El presidente electo de México, Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO), anunció este viernes que su gobierno no usará el método de extracción...

Democratic Autopsy: One Year Later

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Current Issue After writing a recent analysis for The Guardian that looked at how Democratic leaders act on economic issues in states (from California to Connecticut) that they politically control, David Sirota put his conclusions in a tweet: Democrats in blue states “have used their power to block single payer & a public option, enrich...

Anti-fracking activists jailed for ‘causing a public nuisance’ during four-day protest

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Three anti-fracking activists have been jailed for halting a convoy of lorries in a four-day protest outside a shale drilling site. Simon Roscoe Blevins, 26, Richard Roberts, 36, and Rich Loizou, 31, are thought to be the first environmental demonstrators to receive custodial sentences in the UK since 1932. Blevins and Roberts were each imprisoned...

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