All Articles on Hurricane Maria

The Republican Party is effectively doing all it can to worsen climate-fueled weather disasters. (Photo: Illustrated | REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst, NOAA via Getty Images) Views
Politicize the Weather
It's time to realize one simple truth: Republicans are very largely to blame
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Hurricane Florence, as seen from space on Sept. 13. (NASA via YouTube) Views
Our Planet Is Angry
We are a species in deep, deep trouble
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As Florence Makes Landfall, Poorest Once More Likely to Suffer Most From Storm's Destruction
"These disasters drag into the light exactly who is already being thrown away," notes Naomi Klein
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The "President" Is A Loathsome Sociopath Doing Even More Damage Than We Knew, So Mueller Please Hurry
After the Democratic hoax of Maria. Photo by Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters It took the White House all day to come up with an ostensible defense for its sick narcissist's claim that Democrats just made up over 3,000 dead people in Puerto Rico "to make me look as bad as possible” - he was "...
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'Shame on You!' Outrage After Trump Falsely Claims That '3,000 People Did Not Die' in Puerto Rico From Hurricane
"You can try and bully us with your tweets but we know our lives matter," responded San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz. "You will never take away our self respect."
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President Donald Trump speaks while meeting with FEMA Administrator Brock Long and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen in the Oval Office September 11, 2018 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images) News
'This Is a Scandal': With Hurricane Florence Barreling Toward US, Document Shows Trump Moved $10M From FEMA to ICE
"The administration transferred millions of dollars away from FEMA. And for what? To implement their profoundly misguided 'zero tolerance' policy."
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Lawmaker to Trump on Puerto Rico: "3,000 Dead Americans Isn't an 'Unsung Success,' It's a National Disgrace"
"Shame on President Trump," says Congressman Adriano Espaillat. "Puerto Rico is one of Trump's most significant failures to date!"
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Amid Extreme Weather and Record Heat, Global Mobilization Demands 'Fast and Fair Transition to 100% Renewable Energy for All'
"We are at a crossroads. By acting together, we can end the era of fossil fuels and save the climate we all depend on."
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'Incapable of Feeling Empathy,' Says San Juan Mayor After Trump Brags of His 'Fantastic Job' in Puerto Rico
"There is nothing worse than people that don't want to hear the truth," said Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz. And the truth is this: "The Trump administration failed the people of Puerto Rico."
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 "Presumably because Puerto Ricans are Spanish-speaking Americans, their deaths did not preoccupy our newspapers of record day after day the way the 9/11 victims did." (Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images) Views
Storm Death Toll in Puerto Rico Rivals 9/11: But Where Is War on Climate Change?
Apparently we can see a large US territory flattened and nearly 3000 citizens killed, and yawn and pretend it did not happen or we don’t know why hurricanes are becoming more destructive
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