Throughout the country parents of children with severe mental illness feel pressured to give up custody to obtain treatment
Environment & Health
The EPA’s Bungled Response to an Air Pollution Crisis Exposes a Toxic Racial Divide
How Texas is failing foster kids and contributing to an alarming teen pregnancy rate
The history of an outpost on the Underground Railroad could be lost.
A protest at a BP plant in Indiana landed campaigners in a federal surveillance report, documents show.
Despite legal concerns, the Trump administration is pushing ahead.
Thousands of allegations of abuse and neglect have been made against programs for people with developmental disabilities.
DOI quietly rescinded two memos that provided guidance on protecting vulnerable communities.
The Trump administration can decrease global warming by improving refrigerators and air-conditioners.
Although some of the biggest companies poured money into a campaign to stop an ordinance, the locals won.
When big oil companies want to monitor activists, they turn to Welund.
Proposals jeopardize safety precautions put in place after the Deepwater Horizon blowout.
Natural refrigerants don’t have a chemical industry group that stands to profit from their use.
The chemical industry strikes again, shifting from lead to flame retardants that also sicken and kill.
Documents show that 3M knew that toxic chemicals were accumulating in people’s blood.
Some ingredients have been linked to health risks like hormone disruption or cancer.
Coke claims to give back as much water as it uses. An investigation shows it isn’t even close.
The federal government may ignore the environment, but we can’t afford to.
There’s an undiagnosed epidemic of PTSD in communities of color.
Peter Wright has worked for companies responsible for Superfund sites of their own.