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Children’s Atmospheric Trust Litigation suit moves forward

We are all so proud of the kids these days. They are taking on the NRA/corporate lobbyists and the fossil fuel industry for threatening their future. https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2018/3/14/1748112/-Spotlight-on-green-news-amp-views-Musk-s-idea-on-public-transit-children-s-climate-case-revs-up#read-more   Denied again: U.S. govt claim against climate liability lawsuit: “In 2015, twenty-one children…

 

Water Quality Threatened in West

“The effort is aimed at removing federal Clean Water Act protection from millions of miles of streams and wetlands, including more than 80% of the waters in California and the arid West. In January, the Trump administration suspended for two…

 

Alternatives to Roundup

As we advocate for the ban on glyphosate, here are some alternatives that are cheaper, do not destroy the environment, damage your health nor support a company that would rather bury the truth about health effects than do what is right…

 

Sonoma County Climate Plan Lawsuit Explained

A case study of last year’s landmark lawsuit challenging Sonoma County’s Climate Action 2020 Plan was presented last week at the 2018 Public Interest Environmental Law Conference in Eugene, Oregon. The Public Interest Environmental Law Conference is the premier annual…

 

America vs. Europe: The Organic Divide

“North America: it is the world’s largest wine market, and accounts for 44 percent of all organic products sold in the world….” America vs. Europe: The Organic Divide   The first thing you notice at Millésime Bio, the huge organic…

 

OPINION – Is Commercial Marijuana Good for Bennett Valley?

Our local government (Supervisors) could have created exclusion zones to protect neighborhoods and watersheds like other counties. What were they thinking? Like wine industry expansion, our neighborhoods and watersheds once again come in second place, while families are being priced out of the market…