California

Julia Conley, staff writer
"The community is united behind a UTLA strike if that's what it takes to reinvest in public education instead of cut it to the bone."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
pelosi sit-in
Protest follows surge of support for the Green New Deal, with more than a dozen...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"We cannot accept the tragic loss of life and displacement from these wildfires...

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Bad news on all sides on our human propensity for taking without thinking. A new study finds researchers have "grossly underestimated" the impact on the Amazon rainforest of logging and other human activity, even as California park rangers combat a surge in nightime bandits - aka "midnight burlers" - poaching the burl from old-growth redwoods to sell for furniture. The tallest trees on earth, old-growth redwoods once covered almost 2,000,000 acres of California; today, less than 5% of that...