The Environmentalist

  • 16 (Adorable) Reasons to Protect Canada’s Boreal Forest

    May 18, 2017
    Ryan Schleeter

    Canada's boreal forest is home to stunning landscapes and a spectacular array of wildlife. But corporate logging giant Resolute Forest Products wants to intimidate and silence people like you fighting to protect forests.

  • What’s the Story Behind Our Disappearing Act

    May 16, 2017
    Molly Dorozenski

    This might be the biggest crisis Greenpeace has ever faced. A massive Canadian logging company, Resolute Forest Products, is trying to silence Greenpeace with baseless, multi-million dollar lawsuits. So what if Greenpeace disappeared?

  • Get Ready for the Summer of Resistance

    May 9, 2017
    Rachel Rye Butler

    This summer, Greenpeace is traveling the country to train thousands of people in creative, non-violent resistance. And I want you to be one of them.

  • 6 Ways Corporate Lawsuits Kill Free Speech (and How to Fight Back!)

    May 8, 2017
    Molly Dorozenski

    Free speech is a right. So how can a corporation possibly stop you from speaking out? Using a legal tactic called a SLAPP, corporations like the massive Canadian logging company, Resolute Forest Products, are attempting to crack down on free speech by suing their critics into submission.

  • A World Tuna Day Without Tuna?

    May 5, 2017
    Perry Wheeler

    Even as tuna populations dwindle from overfishing, the tuna industry is putting its short-term profits before our oceans and its own workers.

  • Trump Might Have Just Opened the California Coast to More Oil Drilling

    May 5, 2017
    Tim Donaghy

    Last Friday, Donald Trump signed an executive order that could expand offshore oil and gas drilling along America’s coastlines. This move could even bring oil rigs to the coasts of California, Oregon and Washington, where new drilling hasn’t been allowed for decades.

  • A Grassroots Rallying Cry for Environmental Justice

    April 28, 2017
    Rachel Rye Butler

    Speaking truth to power — that's what I had the opportunity to witness last week in San Francisco when environmental justice leaders from across California and Arizona highlighted the pollution their mostly black, brown, Native, and low-income communities are facing to a room of officials from the Environmental Protection Agency.