Earth Island Journal

The Elusive Quest for Environmental Justice at Hunters Point

by Earth Island Journal | December 5, 2022
The ongoing controversy surrounding Hunters Point recently flared up again this fall, when the EPA made it known that it doesn’t intend to hold the Navy responsible for a full cleanup at the site. Failure to do so would disregard Proposition P, a measure passed overwhelmingly by San ...

Talking Points: Autumn 2020

by Earth Island Journal | September 11, 2020
“With only 400 left in existence, the North Atlantic right whale has now been officially listed as critically endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Of the remaining whales, only 100 are breeding females, putting the risk of extinction in even ...