Rachel Maddow's explosive documentary "Why We Did It" adds substantial evidence to what most Americans have long suspected: the Bush Administration invaded Iraq not because of WMD's, but because of oil.
The Bush-Cheney administration's invasion of …more
President Obama's State of the Union address called attention to the growing inequalities between male and female workers in the United States.
Women already receive disproportionate salaries, and the current minimum wage only makes it worse. An …more
Over the past year, the Environmental Protection Agency has repeatedly shut down its own fracking-related water contamination investigations after being pressured by the oil and gas industry.
It's time to reopen these fracking investigations and …more
Single-use plastic bags fill our landfills, clog rivers, litter parks and beaches, and kill thousands of birds and wildlife.
Alex Padilla's new bill, SB 270, will ban single-use plastic bags at grocery stores, pharmacies, and liquor stores by …more
The United States is one of a handful of countries in the world that doesn't offer paid leave to new mothers. That needs to change.
Over the course of our lives, we all may need time off to care for a new baby or deal with a serious medical problem …more
Don't Approve Genetically Modified Salmon
I am writing to urge you to not approve genetically modified salmon for human consumption. AquaBounty's GMO salmon has not been sufficiently proven safe and since most states don't have labeling …more
I'm writing today to ask you to oppose Senator Orrin Hatch's version of the recently passed House bill H.R. 2728, which would block federal safeguards against hydraulic fracturing on public lands.
Given the risks of chemical spills …more
Dear Emil Brolick, Wendy's Company CEO,
I was disappointed to learn that Wendy's is the last of the five major U.S. fast food companies refusing to join the Fair Food Program and ensure modern slavery is not in your tomato supply chain. While …more