fossil fuels

GOP Lawmakers Urge EPA to Stand Firm on Trump Energy Accomplishments

A group of Republican lawmakers is urging Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler to stand with the men and women who earn livelihoods working in America’s small refineries across the country and to block Democrats’ efforts to lobby the agency to stop issuing Small Refinery Exemptions (SRE’s).

President Donald Trump speaks to the press as he departs the White House in Washington on April 5, 2019. (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Sets Himself on Fire, Dies in a Climate Change Suicide

A gay man and attorney who worked on high-profile LGBT cases, including a challenge the Boy Scouts ban on homosexual members, set himself on fire on Saturday at a public park in New York City to protest fossil fuels and climate change, according to a suicide note.

The body of lawyer and environmental activist David Buckel was found in Prospect Park New York burnt to death. Picture: YouTube