Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Rep. Jamaal Bowman (D-N.Y.) published a statement on May 11, 2021 calling on the Biden administration to assist in de-escalating conflicts around the world. (Photo: Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc. via Getty Images)
Congressman calls on Biden administration to everything in its power to de-escalate "tensions around the world."
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
A sign shows the location of the Pasterze Glacier—the longest remaining one in Austria—in 1970, with its current position seen far in the distance. (Photo: Robert Wallis/Corbis via Getty Images)
"A doubling of the thinning rates in 20 years for glaciers outside Greenland...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
U.S. troops patrol near Forward Operating Base Baylough in Zabul province, Afghanistan. (Photo: U.S. Army/Public Domain)
White House announcement for complete withdrawal comes nearly two decades after...


Today marks the 25th anniversary of the 1989 massacre of thousands of pro-democracy protesters in Beijing's Tiananmen Square. The iconic image of "Tank Man" - whose identity and fate remain unknown - lives on, as do sustained efforts by Chinese officials to erase the memory of the uprising, defiant remembrances of and protests against its violent repression, and the unyielding desire for human rights and vindication by survivors who insist, "The night is long."