Stories by Reynard Loki

Reynard Loki is AlterNet's environment and food editor. Follow him on Twitter @reynardloki. Email him at [email protected] subscribe to Reynard Loki's feed

Posted on: May 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Only 2 percent of America's streams and rivers are effectively tested for water quality.

Posted on: May 3, 2016, Source: AlterNet

For sure there is sobering news about marine health. But it is not too late to change our behaviors.

Posted on: Apr 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Thanks to climate change, we'll be seeing more asthma, allergies, Lyme disease and foodborne illnesses.

Posted on: Apr 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Hillary can’t escape her financial connections to the fossil fuel industry.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

If going green seems complicated, here are a few key choices that can have a big impact on the planet we call home.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The nation’s top state law enforcers have joined forces against Exxon—and to defend Obama’s Clean Power Plan against attacks from Big Oil.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

"There is no sane rationale for companies to continue to explore for new sources of hydrocarbons."

Posted on: Mar 24, 2016, Source: AlterNet

A new study shows that making water fountains more available in schools can help children keep the pounds off.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Five years into a crippling drought, Los Angeles County is trying to make it rain. Skeptics believe something more nefarious is going on.

Posted on: Mar 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

These developing nations don’t just have stunning natural beauty, they are champions of human rights, animal welfare, environmental conservation and renewable energy.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Condemning Clinton's "entanglement" with the corporate sector, Klein believes Sanders could win the general election.

Posted on: Mar 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The move over palm oil sends a powerful message to investors: unethical companies pose too great a risk.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Baltimore may become the first U.S. city to officially warn consumers about the health hazards associated with drinking soda and other sugary beverages.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet

There's a gigantic food labeling scandal going on. Now there’s a campaign to get the FDA to ban it.

Posted on: Feb 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The divestment movement just got an intriguing new proponent.

Posted on: Feb 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The laws governing the tens of thousands of chemicals that saturate the marketplace are being reformed. But will it make any difference?

Posted on: Feb 5, 2016, Source: AlterNet

In his latest album, the longtime champion of farmers’ rights offers a sharp criticism of the agrochemical giant.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Corporate accountability expert Katherine Sawyer discusses the case that could force the fossil fuel industry to pay for its lies about climate change.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Though the monster storm claimed the lives of at least 48 people, many stormwatchers maintained a sense of humor on social media.

Posted on: Jan 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The bipartisan group of mayors asked the GOP presidential candidate (and climate denier) to “help us face and tackle this urgent issue."