April 28, 2016
From years of coal, to this month's major clean energy announcement by MidAmerican - what happened in Iowa?
April 27, 2016
Longtime environmental and Native American rights activist Nellis Kennedy-Howard recently took on a new challenge when she became the Sierra Club's Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). Formerly a senior organizer for the Sierra Club's Beyond Coal Campaign in the Southwest, the attorney and proud citizen of the Navajo Nation spoke with The Planet about her new role with the Club, and what she aspires to accomplish.
April 27, 2016
On Saturday, April 16th, 2016, 200 acres caught fire in the Rocky Mountain Area of Shenandoah National Park. This fire, which started out as a small event, has burned 10,376 acres of forest in a six-day period. Fires like this one, and others which occur throughout the United States during fire...
April 22, 2016
On Monday April 18th, I joined Sierra Club President Aaron Mair, Washington D.C. Chapter Chair Matt Gravatt, Virginia Chapter Leader Charles Strickler, and over 300 other concerned citizens as we risked arrest on the steps of the U.S. Capitol in defense of a functioning Democracy. This followed a...
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