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Press Releases

05/19/2015 White House Pollinator Strategy Won’t Solve Bee Crisis

05/13/2015 Over 300 Groups Urge Congress to Label GMOs

05/07/2015 150,000 Americans Call for Less Meat, More Plants in New U.S. Diet Guidelines

05/05/2015 Groups Urge USDA to Launch Thorough Investigation into Scientist Censorship

04/27/2015 2,009 Organizations Call on Congress to Oppose Fast Track Authority for the TPP

04/27/2015 Green America Applauds Chipotle’s Removal Of GMOs From Its Foods

03/24/2015 Environmental and Health Leaders Show Support for Historic Inclusion of Sustainability Language in 2015 Dietary Guidelines

03/16/2015 Global advocates challenge electronics industry to prevent harm from toxic chemicals

03/12/2015 People & Planet Award Winners Announced: Green America Recognizes 3 Small Businesses for Clean Energy Work

03/04/2015 Over 4 Million People Press Obama to Protect Bees

02/23/2015 GMO Inside Announces Victory For Consumers: Hershey’s Milk Chocolate and Kisses to Go Non-GMO by the End of 2015

01/22/2015 Ahead Of Super Bowl XLIX, GMO Inside Urges Sabra, Official Hummus of NFL, To Pass On GMOs

01/15/2015 Thai Prison Labor Plan Draws International Condemnation

01/13/2015 Clif Bar, Stonyfield and Other National Food Brands Urge Obama Administration to Protect Pollinators from Bee-toxic Pesticides

12/11/2014
People & Planet Award Winners: 3 Small Businesses Honored Empowering Workers in Developing Nations, Conflict Zones

11/25/2014
SafeGreenToys.org: Celebrate the Holidays With Gifts That Are Better For Your Child and the World

11/03/2014
GMO Inside: With a Social Media Policy Like Smuckers, a Comment Has To Be Good … Or It’s Gone

10/07/2014
Chobani and Green America Partner to Explore Evolution of US Milk Supply

10/02/2014
Trouble Brewing for Starbucks: 150,000+ Consumers Urge CEO to Switch to Organic Milk, Major Social Media Push Set for Sunday


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Editorials

Did Slaves Catch Your Seafood?
Cellphone Pile

Thousands of poor Thais are tricked into slavery every year. It’s time for governments, companies, and consumers to stop turning a blind eye to slavery in the seafood sector.

Your Smartphone Could Be Poisoning Children
Cellphone Pile

The scale of the impact to children is harder to measure for a lack of knowledge within the medical community about risks to pregnant women and their children. It’s time for companies to institute safer chemicals and procedures for electronics manufacturing.

A Fracking Boondoggle
Fracking Political Cartoon

The federal and state governments have already approved many aspects of the Cove Point project. If it goes forward, the number of fracking wells in the surrounding area will skyrocket. We need to stop this to protect our water and our families. »  

Too Big to Sue
Intersection Sign

Years after their wrongdoing ignited the financial crisis, the Justice Department apparently is acting like massive U.S. banks are too big to prosecute. The range of abuses and crimes committed by banks seems to grow without end. This has to change. »

Toxic Tech
Apple Logo

Electronics companies must take responsibility for their supplier factories no matter where in the world they choose to make their products. They must halt the use of benzene and other chemicals dangerous to human health starting today. »

Time to Strengthen Emissions Standards for Power Plants
Factory

The Supreme Court ruled in 2007 that the EPA may regulate greenhouse gases as pollutants dangerous to human health under the Clean Air Act. Limits on new power plants were first proposed in 2012.
It's time to enforce pollution standards »

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