by Jeff Spross Posted on October 9, 2014 Updated: October 20, 2014
“Well, I am a scientist,” Rep. Dan Benishek (R-MI) said recently. "I don’t see any peer-reviewed science that proves there is man-made catastrophic climate change.”
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 3, 2014 Updated: October 3, 2014
Michigan residents aren't happy about a proposed natural gas pipeline running through their properties, and they aren't letting work on the pipeline begin without a fight.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 2, 2014 Updated: October 20, 2014
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder may be about to lead a green energy boom in his state without ever admitting humans cause climate change. Other politicians may soon try the same route.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on September 8, 2014
"Mentally ill inmates at Huron Valley are being treated so inhumanely that we believe many corrections experts would characterize their experience as a form of torture."
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 2, 2014 Updated: September 2, 2014
"You can do what’s right for the environment and what’s right for the economy at the same time."
by Katie Valentine Posted on August 20, 2014
Other states have rejected radioactive fracking waste due to stricter regulations.
by Shannon Greenwood Posted on August 5, 2014 Updated: August 11, 2014
A Christian university in Michigan recently asked the Department of Education for a religious exemption to discriminate, particularly against transgender students.
by Katie Valentine Posted on July 21, 2014
"The climate needs one House seat, and then we build on that."
by Alan Pyke Posted on July 13, 2014
Newly revealed emails between Aramark employees and Michigan officials illustrate why the state is considering revoking the company's prison food contract.
by Alan Pyke Posted on June 30, 2014
Privatization critics had warned state officials that handing prison food services over to Aramark would backfire, but they didn't listen.