Corporate lobbyists and conservative lawmakers are working to undermine the protections for endangered species that stand in the way of Big Agriculture and Big Oil.
William Rivers Pitt: Jerry Berrigan died in Syracuse on Sunday at the towering age of 95 years old. He lived and died in grace and service to his fellow souls.
Jon Letman is a freelance journalist on Kauai. He writes about politics, people and the environment in the Asia-Pacific region. Follow him on Twitter @jonletman.