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Our news releases are where you can find some of the latest news and breaking updates from our campaigns for climate and energy solutions, safe food and technology, healthy oceans and ecosystems and economic policies that put people before polluters, as well as statements on behalf of our organization made by our president, Erich Pica.

Journalists who wish to arrange an interview or to acquire more information are encouraged to contact our media team at the phone number and email address in the box to the right.

Shareholder Resolution Calls on Kroger (NYSE: KR) to Appoint Independent Board Chair, Groups Also Urge Company to Eliminate Bee-Killing Pesticides

Jun. 21, 2017 / Posted by: Audrey Fox / Categories: Food and Technology, News Releases / Tags: Bees, Kroger, Neonics, Pesticides

On Thursday, June 22, members of SumOfUs, Friends of the Earth, Pollinator Stewardship Council, and the Ohio Ecological Food & Farming Association, in collaboration with food, farming and environmental organizations, will host a press conference t...

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Sierra Club and Friends of the Earth to File Formal Request with S.C. Public Service Commission for Hearing on the Prudency of V.C. Summer Nuclear Reactor Construction Project, Mired in Massive Cost Overruns and Delays and Facing Terminati

Jun. 20, 2017 / Posted by: Audrey Fox / Categories: Climate and Energy, News Releases / Tags: Nuclear, Summer reactor

Photo Opportunity: Supporters to be Present with Signs and Visuals COLUMBIA, S.C. – On Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 12:30 p.m., in front of the S.C. Public Service Commission (PSC) office, the Sierra Club and Friends of the Earth (FOE) will jo...

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Consumer Watchdog, Environmental Organizations Demand Congress to Reject Nuclear Bailout

Jun. 20, 2017 / Posted by: Friends of the Earth / Categories: Climate and Energy, News Releases / Tags: Bailouts, Ben schreiber, Big money, Congress, Nuclear energy, Nuclear power, Nuclear reactors, Subsidies

Thirteen environmental and consumer watchdog organizations urge members of Congress to oppose a bill to bail out the nuclear industry after troubled investments in new projects in the southern U.S.

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New Film to Promote Pollinator Protection Kicks Off Keep the Hives Alive Coalition’s 10th Annual National Pollinator Week

Jun. 19, 2017 / Posted by: Audrey Fox / Categories: Food and Technology, News Releases / Tags: Bees, Epa, Pesticides, Pollinators, Usda

The film shares the stories of beekeepers whose livelihoods have been jeopardized by the continued use of bee-toxic pesticides and urges the government to take action to protect the health of pollinators. Further, it features stories from the nati...

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New Poll: Americans believe Bayer-Monsanto merger poses serious threats to jobs, independent farmers, and food safety

Jun. 14, 2017 / Posted by: Audrey Fox / Categories: Food and Technology, News Releases / Tags: Agrochemical, Bayer, Merger, Monsanto

Americans, including Trump voters, want administration to take aggressive stance on corporate monopolies WASHINGTON, D.C. – A recently released poll shows that 9 in 10 Americans have serious concerns about the potential merger of major agroc...

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