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Nika Knight, staff writer
An investigation by local journalist Eliván Martínez Mercado reveals that Puerto Rico has handed over hundreds of millions of dollars in public funds to multinational biotech corporations, such as Monsanto and Pioneer Hi Bred (now Dupont), even as the colonial territory's decade-long debt crisis forced the closure of public schools. "It is the...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Record global heat in the first half of 2016 has caught climate scientists off-...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Climate-related disasters heighten the risk of conflict around the world,...

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Last night's DNC was tough to watch: The parade of "progressives" caving to big-money, war-mongering centrism, the furious and weeping supporters, the mensch himself nodding to the fraud and lies and scorn that came before to sorrowfully note, "Brothers and sisters, we live in the real world." Bernie's political revolution, he insists, will go on; the extraordinary, impassioned, unending and moving applause that greeted him gives us hope it will be so.