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ExxonMobil Pays Lip Service to a Carbon Tax

Despite public statements, a review of ExxonMobil’s campaign contributions — especially during this election cycle — indicates the company is funding climate deniers.

Not everyone in the U.K. is happy with the Brexit decision, evidenced by the 'March for Europe,' a Brexit protest that gathered thousands of people in London on July 2.

Migrate Another Day: Brexit and the Migration Process

Mihai Sebe, a Romanian political scientist, takes a look at how Brexit will affect free movement between the U.K. and EU — and its impacts on EU nationals living in the United Kingdom.

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How a Bad GMO Bill Becomes Law

Well folks, it’s a fact. The U.S. now has a federal GMO-labeling law. But just what the heck does it do? You’ll be surprised.

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Why California Must Continue To Conserve Water

This summer, California Gov. Jerry Brown lifted mandatory water restrictions following higher rainfall this spring. But the state isn’t out of the woods yet.

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Rock the Green: Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District

MMSD incorporates unique practices including methane gas recovery and the production of organic fertilizer from sewerage. We had a chance to talk to Jeff Spence, MMSD’s Agency Services Director to learn more.

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Bringing Solar to Everyone

Thus far, rooftop solar incentives have gone mostly to well-off homeowners in major cities, leaving Americans in remote regions, and the poor, out of the mix. But the White House is out to change that.