NYC Mayor De Blasio Sues Big Pharma Cos. for Helping to Create Opioid Crisis

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced lawsuits against eight pharmaceutical companies yesterday, accusing them of aiding and abetting an opioid crisis that has claimed 1,000 lives in New York City in 2016 alone.  “Big Pharma helped to fuel this epidemic by deceptively peddling these dangerous drugs and hooking millions of Americans in exchange […]

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New York City’s Mayor Sues Oil Companies Over Climate Change, Looks to Divest $5B From Fossil Fuels

New York City has announced that it will divest $5 billion from fossil fuels and bring lawsuits against the world’s largest oil companies for their contribution to global warming.  “New York City is standing up for future generations by becoming the first major US city to divest our pension funds from fossil fuels,” New York’s […]

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