Solutions

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Pacific Island nations are reportedly considering the world's first treaty to ban fossil fuels, which would require signatories to work toward renewable energy targets and prohibit any expansion of fossil fuel mines. The leaders of 14 nations on the front lines of climate change are considering the treaty after an annual summit in the Solomon...
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On Wednesday, 23 people were arrested protesting Spectra Energy’s fracked gas...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Local opponents of the proposed coal terminal rallied both in and outside the overflow Oakland City Council meeting on Monday night. (Photo: Aric Crabb/Oakland Tribune, via Associated Press )
The City of Oakland, California took a bold step towards protecting the health...

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Man. Even as Repubs shamelessly fan the flames of a divided nation, cops in Miami shot an unarmed black behavioral therapist trying to calm an agitated autistic patient playing with a toy truck, even though the caregiver was lying on the ground with both arms in the air trying to explain to jumpy armed cops, "Sir, there's no need for firearms." Muses the black onlooker recording the incident, "Why they shoot the black boy?" Hmmm.