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'Solidarity' From Around the World as Beirut Reels After Disaster Leaves 300,000 Displaced, 100 Dead, Over 4,000 Injured
"Really heartbreaking to watch what happened in Beirut. Thoughts and prayers are with those affected by this devastating explosion."
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Seventy-five years ago, newly in full awareness of its newfound ability to destroy the human race, what did the world do next? It starting mass producing these nuclear weapons of mass destruction. (Photo: Getty) Views
The Lessons We Still Haven't Learned From Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Seventy-five years after the U.S. atomic bombings of Japan, we remain perched on the precipice of unparalleled catastrophe.
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Lower Than the World
We are all Jonathan Swan Gotta Laugh Or Cry Dept: If you haven't heard, the latest grim proof of "the soul-shattering ignorance of our country's leader" is his deeply deranged interview with The Axios ' Jonathan Swan, who offered up a master class in the kind of actual, unsparing, nuts-and-bolts-...
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"The pandemic may be seen as a not-so-subtle warning to humanity that we may be sacrificed, if necessary, to protect the health of the planet," writes Korten. "On the path to human extinction, the most vulnerable will go first, but there will be no human winners." (Illustration: Malte Mueller/Getty Images) Views
Earth Is Warning Us We Must Change. Will We Listen?
The Earth is strong, but also vulnerable. As Earth cares for us, we either care for it or bear the consequences of our recklessness.
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'Has BP Just Woken Up to the #ClimateEmergency?' Oil Giant Announces 40% Production Cut by 2030
Green groups say oil giant has much further to go, but announcement marks major industry shift.
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Elliot Abrams Confirms to Senate Hearing That US Still 'Working Hard' to Overthrow Maduro in Venezuela
Admission was latest sign that high pressure campaign on Venezuela's leftist government—including crushing economic sanctions—remains.
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Watchdog Demands to Know If Drug Maker Sitting on Possible Covid-19 Treatment Due to Patent, Profit Concerns
"It is sadly predictable that Big Pharma responds to a global pandemic by trying to bring to market only those drugs that maximize its profits."
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A protester is seen during a climate change demonstration holding a placard that says, 'There Is No Planet B.' News
100 Top Economists Call for End of Carbon Economy to Usher in 'Greener' and More Just World
"We must not miss this opportunity to rebuild the economy to fulfill our vision of a just and livable world."
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'Fully Destroyed': Massive Explosion at Port Rocks Beirut
The blast sent a shockwave across the city.
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Call for 'Emergency Charity Stimulus' as Billionaire Wealth Soars and US Nonprofits Sink
Mandating an increase of giving from charitable funds, says one advocate, "would move an estimated $200 billion off the sidelines and into front-line working charities without increasing taxes or adding to the deficit."
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