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Posted on: Apr 21, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The common canard that U.S. autism rates rose after drug makers removed most thimerosal from pediatric vaccines is wrong.

Posted on: Aug 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

RFK Jr. says his new book exposes the dire health risks associated with a common vaccine preservative.

Posted on: May 24, 2011, Source: Democracy Now!

"They’ve destroyed the unions, they’ve beaten up on the environment, they’ve violated federal health and safety standards, to [enrich] ... the executives of the company."

Posted on: Jan 11, 2010, Source: Go Left TV

Once Obama took office, he sent progressives packing, and filled his cabinet with former Wall Street insiders. This wasn't the "change" that we were expecting.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Where does your energy come from and how dirty is it? A new website allows you to see your link to coal.

Posted on: Jan 30, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

With an elaborate network of phony think tanks and slick public relations firms, ExxonMobil has become today's Big Tobacco, defrauding the public and waging a war on science.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Despite the rejection of some of Bush's worst environmental initiatives, the White House still hasn't learned that it's sailing against the public tide.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2004, Source: Eugene Weekly

The hundreds of major environmental roll-backs promoted by the Bush administration over the last three and a half years are part of a deliberate attempt to eviscerate 30 years of environmental law.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Bush's policy advisers don't see the benefits we've received from our investments in America's environmental infrastructure. All they see is the cost of compliance to their campaign contributors – a group led by the nation's most egregious polluters.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2004, Source: The Nation

Flat-earthers in the Bush Administration -- along with hired guns and conservative think tanks -- are engaged in a campaign to suppress science that is arguably unmatched in the Western world since the Inquisition.

Posted on: Nov 24, 2003, Source: Natural Resources Defense Council

Bush is sabotaging the laws that have protected America's environment for more than thirty years.