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Time for Dems to drive aggressive solutions to climate crisis

Time for Dems to drive aggressive solutions to climate crisis

Invited to speak to the Democratic Platform Drafting Committee, in Phoenix, Arizona today, Erich Pica, President of Friends of the Earth, challenged the party to unapologetically embrace the bold and aggressive environmental, social and economic justice solutions necessary to combat the dire climate change effects experienced by all, and disproportionally felt by the most vulnerable of society. […]

Friends of the Earth Action endorses Donna Edwards for Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Friends of the Earth Action announces its endorsement of Rep. Donna Edwards, in her bid to represent Maryland in the Senate. “In looking at what Maryland and the country needs in the U.S. Senate, Friends of the Earth Action enthusiastically endorses Rep. Donna Edwards,” said Friends of the Earth Action President Erich […]

Primary in New York is wake-up call to Democratic establishment

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Earlier tonight, Sec. Clinton defeated Sen. Bernie Sanders in the New York state primary for the Democratic party. Friends of the Earth Action President Erich Pica offers the following statement: Bernie Sanders has galvanized people of all backgrounds, genders, ethnicities and age. He leads the charge against the entrenched politics of the elite, and […]