Melanie Mathewson

The Time to Fight for Pollution Pricing is Now

When Joe Biden won the 2020 Presidential election, climate advocates across the country felt a renewed sense of hope. Campaigning on a commitment to refocus the United States on addressing the climate crisis after four years of rollbacks, Joe Biden...

Heat Waves, Urban Heat Islands, and the Inequitable Impacts of a Warming Climate 

This summer, states in the Western U.S. are battling record breaking heat, confounded by wildfires — the frequency and severity of which are only increasing with the climate crisis. The extreme heat many Americans are experiencing is more than just...