Brian Roewe is NCR environment correspondent. Much of his reporting appears at EarthBeat, NCR's new journalism initiative on faith and climate change. He has covered environmental issues for NCR since 2011. His reporting has earned multiple honors, most recently at the 2020 Religion News Association awards. Brian began with NCR in November 2011, and is a graduate of Saint Louis University and Rockhurst University.

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Bishops say carbon tax is an 'eminently doable' climate solution

An online conference May 15 by the nonpartisan Citizens Climate Lobby, which has pushed for years for Congress to put a price on carbon, was aimed at Catholics, whose principles mesh with the lobby's values, organizers said.

Catholic action on environment set for massive multiplication this Laudato Si' Week

The 2021 Laudato Si' Week events will celebrate the church's progress on the landmark 2015 encyclical and inspire deeper engagement around conservation, sustainability and changing the current trajectory of global warming.

Sen. Warnock: Biden's infrastructure plan can help repair America's divisions

Sen. Raphael Warnock believes that President Biden's $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan is just the project to both build a clean energy economy and also repair national rifts along the way.

Marquette students call for fossil fuel divestment

Nearly 90% of students voting in a referendum at Marquette University want the Jesuit school to divest its $693 million endowment from stocks in the fossil fuel industry.

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