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September 10, 2015 | Feature

The Perfect Crime: What’s Killing All the Bees?

Honey bee colonies have experienced widespread die-offs. Many beekeepers believe a class of pesticides are weakening their bees. Mega-corporations are making a killing off their pesticides—but are they also getting away with murder? View the photo essay.

July 22, 2015 | Feature

The California Drought

Who gets the water and who's hung out to dry? The historic drought has dredged up old feuds over who can lay claim to water in a thirsty state. As the powerful lobby for the agricultural industry—which currently consumes 80% of California's water supply—cries for more water to be pumped to their farms in the arid regions of the Central Valley, just who would be left high and dry?

August 10, 2013 | Video

This Is How Asthma Feels

Millions of Americans suffer from asthma. However, most people don't know how brutal it is to live with the disease. Breathing is a fundamental right, yet every day air pollution affects our right to breathe clean air.

July 23, 2021 | Article

Don’t Burn After Reading

The U.S. government has a dangerous plan to get rid of toxic PFAS chemicals. Earthjustice is on the case to stop them.

July 22, 2021 | Case

Ending Sewage and Stormwater Flooding in Centreville

Raw sewage pollution and stormwater have flooded in the community’s homes, yards, and streets for years, resulting from severely deteriorated, malfunctioning, and poorly designed sanitary sewer and stormwater systems.

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