Politics & Policy

Not just talk: policy leads to law which leads to action, but the politics behind going green are complicated.

Reading camp counselor Prisca, 23, teaches students outside of her community school in the Copperbelt Province of Zambia. (Victoria Zegler/Save the Children)

George Washington University
Save the Children is using education to achieve Sustainable Development Goals.
George Washington University
In the past few months, Democratic Attorneys General have emerged at the forefront of the anti-Trump resistance, making waves by racking up legal victories against the two travel ban executive orders.

(Sarah Afshar/Wikimedia Commons)

The Nature of Sustainability
This essay provides an example of how sustainable patterns in nature can be used to understand sustainability in complicated human situations.
The George Washington University
Equitable energy access in United States is a milestone our nation has yet to reach.

President Trump addressed Congress on Tuesday night. (Source: Video feed)

Northwestern University
Earlier Tuesday, Trump signed an order for the EPA to reconsider a rule that clarifies its oversight of more than half the nation’s bodies of water.
Scotts Bluff National Monument (National Park Service)

Scotts Bluff National Monument. (National Park Service)

Northwestern University
The National Park Service is trying to keep exempt its safety personnel from President Donald Trump’s 90-day federal hiring freeze.
Northeastern University
On January 21, 2017, marchers came together for the Women's March, both in Washington and around the world, to march for women's rights, civil rights, worker's rights, and environmental justice.

Arian Rubio during his internship with the White House Council on Environmental Quality.

The George Washington University
My experiences as a public engagement intern with the White House Council on Environmental Quality provided insight into how the Obama Administration communicated its strong environmental record to the public.

(Source: U.S. Department of State)

The George Washington University
The story of John Kerry, including his everlasting impact on the environment, can be defined in a series of victories and losses.

A pneumoniae bacterium inside a mouse lung. (The Journal of Cell Biology/Flickr)

Northwestern University
While the media have done some collective soul-searching after Donald Trump was elected president, attempting to answer the question, "How did we get here?" One possibility that we’ve all failed to recognize is biology. 

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