The small Texas town where Trump’s wall will destroy households and livelihoods

Deep in the deep Rio Grande Valley, plans for president Trumps wall would cut through towns and communities. In Madero, families dread the loss of their livelihood but vow to resist Rey Anzaldua walks the route, through a pluvial afternoon on the Rio Grande reach opposite Mexico, towards the little church where he has venerated” […]

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The small Texas town where Trump’s wall will destroy households and subsistences

Deep in the deep Rio Grande Valley, plans for president Trumps wall would cut through towns and communities. In Madero, families dread the loss of their subsistence but pledge to resist Rey Anzaldua walks the path, through a pluvial afternoon on the Rio Grande reach opposite Mexico, towards the little church where he has adored” […]

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Trump opens protected Alaskan Arctic refuge to petroleum drillers

The Bureau of Land Management will offer leases to the 1.6 m-acre coastal plain which is home to threatened polar bears The Trump administration is finalizing plans to allow oil and gas drilling in a portion of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge that has been protected for decades. The Bureau of Land Management( BLM) will […]

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Donald Trump Jr: revered by the right, and building his own political base

Trump Jrs fanbase sees him as an authentic political figure, but many conservatives are waiting for the next shoe to drop Donald Trump Jr is a man under pressure, but also in fierce demand. To sworn enemies of Trump World he is at the centre of everything objectionable – from alleged election campaign collusion with […]

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North Carolina governor seeks offshore drilling exemption in Zinke meeting

Roy Cooper warns No safe method to drill for oil and gas off the coast after interior secretary exempted Republican-controlled Florida North Carolina North Carolina governor seeks offshore drilling exemption in Zinke meeting Roy Cooper: ‘No safe method to drill for oil and gas off the coast’ Interior secretary had exempted Republican-controlled Florida Associated Press […]

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North Carolina governor attempts offshore drilling exemption in Zinke meeting

Roy Cooper advises No safe method to drill for oil and gas off the coast after interior secretary exempted Republican-controlled Florida North Carolina North Carolina governor seeks offshore drilling exemption in Zinke meeting Roy Cooper:’ No safe technique to drill for oil and gas off the coast’ Interior secretary had exempted Republican-controlled Florida Share on […]

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US official uncovers Atlantic drilling plan while hailing Trump’s ability to distract public

Revealed: Interior department official says he is thrilled by Trumps knack for keeping the attention of the media and public focused somewhere else A top US official told a group of fossil fuel industry leaders that the Trump administration will soon issue a proposal attaining large portions of the Atlantic available for oil and gas […]

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North Carolina governor attempts offshore drilling exemption in Zinke meeting

Roy Cooper alerts No safe technique to drill for oil and gas off the coast after interior secretary exempted Republican-controlled Florida North Carolina North Carolina governor tries offshore drilling exemption in Zinke meeting Roy Cooper:’ No safe technique to drill for oil and gas off the coast’ Interior secretary had exempted Republican-controlled Florida Share on […]

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Conservatives cheer EPA cuts that activists dread ‘will be borne by lungs’

Trump administrations zeal for deregulation watched by environmentalists as a recipe for fossil fuel cronyism, runaway climate change and toxic water crises Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, caused conniptions among scientists this week by claiming that carbon dioxide isnt the primary catalyst of global warming. Conservative groups and industry, on the other […]

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Neil Gorsuch nominated by Donald Trump to fill vacant supreme court seat

Known for his bedrock conservative values, Gorsuch could tip-off the balance on hot-button issues such as abortion, voting rights and religion equality President Donald Trump has nominated circuit court judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the vacant seat on the US supreme court, setting up a showdown with congressional Democrats and activists over a pick that […]

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