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It's Time to Fire Scott Pruitt

What’s in a silver dollar? Who’s buried in Grant’s tomb? What’s the purpose of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency?

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Trump's Plan to Decimate Bears Ears Is Yet Another Affront to Indigenous Groups

It wasn’t enough to hijack a ceremony to honor Navajo code talkers so he could deride a U.S. senator as “Pocahontas.” President Trump now plans to go to Utah on Monday to decimate the Bears Ears National Monument, public land that’s sacred to five tribes of Native Americans.

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5 Ways Trump's Far-Reaching Reversal of Obama-Era Protections Risks Our Health, Environment and Climate

President Trump reportedly will sign an executive order Tuesday directing his administration to rewrite the Clean Power Plan; roll back carbon standards for new power plants; stop the current court cases; throw out the government’s method for counting the benefits of cutting dangerous carbon pollution; abandon a moratorium on new coal leases on public lands; and rescind methane standards.

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Will Our Next EPA Administrator Be a Former Coal Lobbyist?

As early as this week, President-elect Donald Trump is expected to name a new administrator to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. We don't know who he'll tap, but we've seen nothing but worrisome signs so far that should be troubling to every American.

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Toxic Algae Blooms: Fish Are Dying, Beaches Are Closing, People Are Getting Sick

It's as thick as guacamole, but you don't want it near your chips. You don't want it in your water, either, but that's exactly where it is, a sprawling mat of toxic algae the size of Miami, spreading out across Florida's storied Lake Okeechobee and from there along major rivers to the state's Atlantic and Gulf Coasts.

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