Australia

Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, middle, watered down a climate crisis resolution this week at the Pacific Islands Forum.
"Watered-down climate language has real consequences—like water-logged homes, schools, communities, and ancestral burial grounds."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
bleached coral
"The water temperatures are so warm that the coral animal doesn't bleach... the...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Our rebellion must happen to disrupt the business as usual of a system that is...

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Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the former middleweight boxer who spent 20 years in prison for a murder he didn't commit, is dying. Heartbreaking in itself, but then this: His last wish is to get justice for David McCallum, jailed 29 years ago after a dubious murder conviction based on a recanted confession and no forensic evidence - to Carter a verdict, like his own, "predicated on racism rather than reason." Carter is asking a newly elected D.A. to "look straight in the eye of truth" and reopen the...