Jessica Corbett, staff writer
stop the NRA sign
The resolution's author says that "nobody has done more to fan the flames of gun violence than the NRA."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.)
Powerful officials like the state's former U.S. senator, said AOC, "should not...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"This is a crucial moment in the fight for workers in this country. It's a time...


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...