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For $5 a month, you can put food on a stray climate writer’s plate — I've written recently about the importance of small news websites to cities, especially during and after natural disasters. These sites, which have proliferated like crazy in the past five years, are filling in some of the holes left by dwindling daily newspapers. The trick, of course, is keeping them afloat.

It’s time for Obama to stop selling off our land and water to fossil fuel companies — In its ongoing effort to make life difficult for environment reporters, the Obama administration once again announced major environmental news on a Friday. This time, however, it was not a measure to protect the environment, but to destroy it. The Department of Interior decided to allow seismic testing off the southern Atlantic coast from Delaware to Florida.
Jul 22, 2014

RT @grist: Why Obama should reject any and all fossil fuel extraction from federal lands and waters