A new book, "West Side Rising," tells the story of the storm that ravaged San Antonio's Latino community and gave rise to a political movement still growing today.
Michael Regan, currently North Carolina's top environmental regulator, would be the first Black man to lead the powerful federal agency.
The food we grow and eat influences every aspect of our cities, our communities and ourselves. But nowadays, a small number of major corporations control the vast majority of food distribution. This has devastating effects on workers, the environment and even the long-term stability of our food supply. In a world of global food monopolies, how can we future-proof food?
The activist seeks an upset to become her state's first Democratic senator since Al Gore and the third Black woman elected to the chamber.
The presidential candidate cited New York's climate law in his latest proposal, but advocates in the state say the justice provision isn't yet working out as planned.
Opponents are fighting to save NEPA, a key environmental law, from what they see as an attack on democracy and environmental justice.
The Washington governor's campaign may be lagging, but he keeps building out a massive library of detailed policy ideas.
Residents say pollution is allowed to continue because they are black, poor and uneducated.
The courts and Congress have managed to block some of Trump's policy proposals, Gore said.