A deadly garment factory building collapse killed more than 1,100 workers in Bangladesh. The tragedy has put immense pressure on big brands to overhaul supply chain protections.
New Yorkers Against Fracking, a coalition of diverse organizations that oppose fracking, announced that over 1,000 businesses had signed on in support of a statewide ban on fracking, joining health groups, political organizations, consumer groups, and environmental organizations.
Green job growth outpaced growth in all other industries from 2010 to 2011, according to a recent report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
A recent survey found that a majority of Republican and Republican-leaning independents support more renewable energy and taking steps to address climate change.
Bhutan plans to become the first country in the world to turn its agriculture completely organic, banning the sales of pesticides and herbicides and relying on its own animals and farm waste for fertilisers.
As the DOW hit a record high, a video visualization of income inequality went viral. Viewed over 3 million times so far, the video shows just how far off Americans are in perceiving how much wealth is concentrated amongst the top 1%.
McDonald's announced that it would become the first national fast food chain to adopt the Marine Stewardship Council’s blue ecolabel on its fish packaging in restaurants nationwide.