Take Action on Gun Reform

Another 17 people – most of whom were children – were murdered this week. The mass shooting took place at a school in Parkland, Florida. Now is the time to take action to prevent another tragedy. You can read about the victims and their unfulfilled promise here (NYTimes), here (CNN), or here (Time). To read…

How California is Stopping Offshore Drilling

On Wednesday, California moved to defy the White House by blocking offshore drilling. The state used multiple levers to pit itself against the federal government. In doing so, they also provided a guide to other states on how to push back on fossil fuel development. This is significant because clean energy’s inevitable rise will disrupt…

Making A Difference on MLK Day

  Martin Luther King Day is about service. His quote, “Everybody can be great, because anybody can serve,” has catalyzed service events in his honor. The Decoder collected examples of the events that took place across the country. Nearly all of these were reported on by local news, so check out the links for more…