Solutions

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Near the end of what may "very likely" be the hottest year on record, a bright spot in the battle to address climate change has emerged more than 4,000 miles from the U.S. West Coast. The island of Ta'u, located in American Samoa, will now be able to ditch its diesel reliance and run almost entirely on renewable energy thanks to "a large solar...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Describing the fight over the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) as "a national...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer, Jon Queally, staff writer
"This is a process that doesn't end on November 8," said Shannon Jackson, executive director of Our Revolution. "We're going to work to keep people engaged, so we'll see a new generation of Bernie-crats in cycles to come." (Photo: Alexander Jonesi/cc/flickr)
On the eve of the U.S. election, one legacy of a highly contentious season is a...

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Lord, what would John Lennon have made of the Trump monster? Marking today's 36th anniversary of Lennon's murder, Yoko Ono posted a plea for gun control, calling his death "a hollowing experience" and pleading, "Together, let's bring back America, the green land of Peace." With so many seeking solace in these ugly times, mourns one fan, "Oh John, you really should be here." Lennon conceded then, and likely would now, "Reality leaves a lot to the imagination."