The gun lobby doesn’t know what to do about 3D-printed guns

A court late Tuesday temporarily blocked downloads of 3D-printed gun blueprints after gun-control organizations, 21 U.S. state attorneys general, and Democrats in Congress scrambled this week to block a Texas company from sharing them on the internet. The restraining order, which came just hours before the plans were to…

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House Republican targets second environmental group for its work overseas

A top congressional Republican is ratcheting up his campaign against prominent U.S. environmental organizations, an effort critics are likening to a return of McCarthyism. So far, House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Rob Bishop (R-UT) has singled out two environmental groups well-known for their effective advocacy…

Activists blast Trump admin decision to give Oklahoma green light on coal ash regulation

Environmental organizations and activists slammed the Trump administration’s decision to grant Oklahoma the nation’s first-ever permit to regulate coal ash, citing the state’s lackluster oversight record. Critics also expressed concern that the move would put residents in danger and expose them to cancerous toxins. Oklahoma…

House Republicans investigate NRDC’s work on Chinese clean energy issues

Top Republicans are digging for information about a prominent U.S. environmental organization’s relationship with China to determine whether the group is operating in a way that could be defined as serving as a foreign agent for the Chinese government. The effort by House Natural Resources…

Civil rights organizations sue Education Department over changes in investigations

Three civil rights organizations hit the Department of Education with a lawsuit on Thursday over the department’s changes to how it handles civil rights investigations. The NAACP, National Federation of the Blind, and the Council of Parent Attorneys say changes to the department’s case processing manual…

More than 100 organizations call on oil and gas industries, banks to opt out of Arctic drilling

Environmental advocates and organizations are calling on major industries to move against drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR). The groups behind the push to keep oil and gas extraction out of the wildlife refuge include indigenous representatives, national environmental activists, and institutional investors representing…

Facebook All But Admits Pro-Establishment Media Bias

Facebook has started ranking news organizations on its platform — but it’s relying on Facebook users to tell them which outlets are trustworthy and which are not. Speaking to media executives at Facebook’s F8 developer conference Tuesday, CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed more trusted outlets are…