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We're continuing our fight to convince voters in Maine to preserve bear populations and end some of the most inhumane hunting practices in the state. But powerful politicians like Governor Paul LePage are telling Mainers that if they ban the bear hunt, it will hurt the tourism industry that so many people depend on for jobs and money. It's up to […]


Loading…Come Celebrate the DC Opening Of Environmental Action Research Center July 15, 2014 6-8 PM 440 K Street, NW – Roof-top-room Washington, DC 20001 Guest + 1 Founded at the first earth day in 1970, with a mission to protect the planet, and all of us who live on it, Environmental Action is proud to found a new arm for our work: The Environmental Action Research Center. A […]

TRAINING: Take your petition to the next step

Now that you’ve created your petition, do you want to learn to take it to the next step? Sign up here for a live web training Thursday night with Field Organizer Jesse Bacon.   […]

Walmart Economy

We did it! Our  message was even heard within the halls of Walmart shareholder meeting, which are usually governed by a "one dollar, one vote" system. But this year, progressive board candidates that support the environment and workers received more than a quarter of the non-family votes, and some social responsible proposals got as much 40%. Think about that: it's […]

Where to Vote June 3, 2014

Make a plan, use this tool to look up your polling place – and then remind all your friends to vote for the planet on June 3!   […]

LIVE – Tell EPA to get tough on Frackers

Environmental blog Grist moderated a live video chat with Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz and EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy on Monday, May 19. You can watch the archived version if you missed it below. This will keep going beyond Monday: you can sign the petition to tell the EPA to stop censoring fracking reports or keeping asking your questions about the EPA's fracking […]

Report your call to the EPA!

UPDATE: The EPA Is blocking our number! Please call 202-564-5700 instead to speak with the Acting Asst Administrator Office of Groundwater and Drinking Water. The EPA is supposed to protect people and the planet from pollution. It failed.  Last year — under pressure by the oil and gas industry — the Environmental Protection Agency shut down its investigations into fracking-related water contamination We […]

RSVP to protest Walmart’s Sustainability Summit in DC

The event is Wednesday, May 7, at 3:30 p.m. Sign up below to let us know you can attend. Loading…Haven't signed the petition to Walmart calling it for greenwashing? Click here to do so.  […]

RSVP to meet us at NPR

We're meeting at NPR's D.C. office this Friday, April 25 at 11am. RSVP below to join us! Loading…FAQ: WHERE: 1111 N Capitol St., NE, Washington D.C. Click here for a map. WHEN: 11am, Friday April 25, 2014 WHO: Environmental Action, special guests, some music and YOU! WHY: By doing all of this live and on the radio, we'll do more than deliver your message to NPR in […]