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The Obama Legacy: Equity in Education

Eight years ago, America was facing one of the worst economic crises in our history. An optimistic young

Obama Legacy: Advanced Equality for LGBTQ

When Barack Obama walks through the doors of the White House for the last time as President next week, it will

Obama Legacy: Protect What We’ve Built So Far

In the soaring State of the Union address that began his second term, President Obama challenged América to

Corporations Profiting From Deportations

President-elect Donald Trump’s brief foray into the airline business ended in

CA Children’s Advocates Push Back on ...

Last week, children’s advocates petitioned members of Congress from California, asking them to look at the possible fallout from ending “Obamacare.” The group, Children Now, along with nearly 700 other organizations, contacted state lawmakers in...
Posted On 19 Jan 2017

NOW Stands With Rep. John Lewis

Donald Trump’s bullying tweets aimed at civil rights hero Rep. John Lewis are appalling. The candidate who said that African Americans should vote for him because their lives were so bad that they “had nothing to lose” now perpetuates further …
Posted On 19 Jan 2017

Thank You, President Obama

The eight years of Barack Obama’s presidency are now over. Donald Trump’s inauguration is upon us. This momentous transition, with global implications at an historic scale, deeply affects Earthjustice and every other organization dedicated to protecting our rights, our health...

Posted On 19 Jan 2017

Don’t Be Fooled by Deception and Distraction

I’m not sure how many things you’d get Michael Bloomberg, Marco Rubio, and Mitt Romney to agree on, but they did all say the same thing about Donald Trump: He’s a con man. As the chaotic disaster of his presidency …

Posted On 05 Jan 2017

Our Health, Environment at Risk

The selection of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to lead the EPA, the agency charged with protecting our health and environment, is a dangerous and troubling choice. The EPA Administrator must protect our environmental laws and act in our best …

Posted On 21 Dec 2016

Americans Should Be Deeply Concerned

Americans should be deeply concerned by the nomination of Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers to lead the Department of the Interior. She has a troubling track record of actively undermining our environment.

The Secretary of the Interior is charged with stewardship …

Posted On 15 Dec 2016

Latinos on the Vanguard of the Climate Fight

When it comes to protecting our planet, the Latino community always shows up on the front line. And this is more necessary than ever now that Donald Trump is preparing an unprecedented offensive on the world’s climate progress.
In eight …

Posted On 08 Dec 2016