• Fuel Efficiency Rollback Diminishes Our Security

    On the battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan, our troops have been held in the deadly grip of gasoline for more than fifteen years. Reliant on the fuel to power almost all trucks, tanks, and generators, American service members must transport the resource in big fuel convoys across dangerous territories, leaving themselves constantly at risk of… Read more »

  • Evolution of Market Transformation

    Operation Free supporter Michael Morford offered the following comments at the Greenprints 2018 Conference, hosted by Southface, on 13 March in Atlanta, Georgia. The panel focused on market transformation, building a regenerative economy, and how shifting to a Circular Economic Model helps improve business efficiency with Salesforce strategies and extends product lifecycle. Selection from full remarks… Read more »

  • EPA Hears at Listening Session

    On February 28, 2018, the U.S. Environmental and Protection Agency (EPA) held a listening session on the proposed repeal of the Clean Power Plan in San Francisco, CA. Operation Free is grateful that members of the larger Truman Project network were there to give oral remarks in support of the Clean Power Plan, recognizing the… Read more »

  • EPA Hears at Listening Session Part II

    Operation Free supporter and Truman Partner Daisy Pistey-Lyhne offered the following comments on the national security, public health, and economic benefits of the Clean Power Plan at the U.S. She said that is important to have a good environmental protection plan, a lot of people is suffering from contamination and some of them even need… Read more »

  • EPA Hears at Listening Session Part III

    Operation Free is proud to announce that supporter, Maj. Jonathan Morgenstein, USMC, also attended the listening session on the proposed repeal of the Clean Power Plan held by the U.S. Environmental and Protection Agency (EPA) on February 28th in San Francisco, CA. See full video of his testimony below.

  • Ignoring Climate Change and National Security Threats Don’t Make Them Go Away

      Last week, U.S. President Trump gave his first State of the Union address. In light of the greatest existential threat mankind has ever faced (hint: it’s climate change), these historically-routine events should now be an annual stage to underscore the urgency of this issue and our nation’s commitment to addressing it. Unfortunately, while the… Read more »

  • Infrastructure reboot

    Last week during his State of the Union address, President Trump cast the national spotlight back on infrastructure with a promise of $200 billion in federal aid. However, accompanying this promise was a clear message that the Trump Administration intends to rethink—read: limit—the use of these federal funds for infrastructure, putting most of the responsibility… Read more »

  • Trump’s Actions Leave Our Country Insecure

    When future generations look back at the volatile natural disasters and environmental tragedies that struck the United States in 2017, they may mark the year as the first time we were forced to deal with the chaotic consequences of climate change from coast to coast. From the relentless wildfires in California and the Northwest, to… Read more »

  • Happy New Year from Operation Free

    On behalf of Operation Free, we wish all of our supporters and advocates a happy and healthy new year! Looking back on 2017, Operation Free is proud to report several achievements. Hundreds of new supporters are now furthering the reach of our message within their own communities after attending a screening of The Burden or… Read more »

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