Quick News Bites
Compiled by Zoe & Crystal
We always cringe when AZ makes national press, but at least it means Trevor Noah can joke about us.
Angry, but not surprised. https://kjzz.org/content/1681321/arizona-corporation-commission-regulators-reject-100-clean-energy-rules Could Sedona move towards move sustainable tourism in the future? It might be an interesting model for Arizona. https://www.azfamily.com/news/group-pushing-for-sedona-to-halt-tourism-marketing-over-environmental-concerns/article_052cd512-aebe-11eb-9788-4f1d7c2b03a7.html?block_id=688106 Yet another Pro-NRA, pro-gun measure from Ducey, ignoring some of the common sense ideas Arizonans support. https://kjzz.org/content/1681746/ducey-signs-law-further-protecting-gun-stores-and-manufacturers Looking to learn more about anti-racism? This newsletter is an excellent way to get interesting, thoughtful, and difficult content delivered directly to your inbox. https://www.antiracismdaily.com/?rh_ref=86e6d50c
The "zero" in the zero waste movement makes it feel inherently absolute. Either you make waste or not. This article has a much more nuanced take. https://www.thegoodtrade.com/features/how-to-be-zero-waste Don't let the word "natural" in natural gas fool you. https://earther.gizmodo.com/leaked-slides-show-the-gas-industry-is-freaking-out-1846822881
Biden Administration approves 1st major offshore wind energy project