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Environment


The Past Reveals the Climate Breakdown We Are Headed Towards

We now know exactly what trajectory we will be on if we continue to burn fossil fuels and swamp the atmosphere with carbon.

Bill McGuire ·


Living on a Newly Unrecognizable Planet

The massive storms in Germany, heat domes, and fires that produce their own weather suggest that models of linear progress may no longer be appropriate for storms of this magnitude and intensity.

John Buell ·


300+ Civil Society Groups Counter-Mobilize Against UN Food Systems Summit

"Repeating the agri-business-as-usual model to solve the food and climate crisis cannot deliver on the holistic and systemic transformation of our food systems we need today."

Kenny Stancil ·


It's Time for an Urgent Intervention in the Food System Ruining Our Climate

“No force on earth can stop an idea whose time has come,” Victor Hugo once said. The time for the Farm System Reform Act is now. We can’t afford to continue the downward spiral from an unsustainable food system. Here’s how we must change it.

Mark Schlosberg ·


100 Days Before COP26: The Transformative Solutions We Need in November

Many see COP26 as our last, best chance to prevent global temperatures from spiraling out of control.

Dorothy Grace Guerrero ·


Deadly Disparity: Closing the Tree Equity Divide

A project in Los Angeles could help communities that lack tree canopy and provide a much-needed tool to protect residents from dangerous temperatures.

Tara Lohan ·


The Climate Crisis Has Gone Critical

Human-induced climate change has gotten so bad that our only hope isn’t to reverse it, but to simply save what we can.

David Helvarg ·


Landslides in India Kill 100+ as Monsoon Rains Pummel Nation

"We have been talking about climate change and it is happening," said one of the country's top environmental officials.

Kenny Stancil ·


US House Passes Bill to Protect Drinking Water, Environment From Forever Chemicals

Following the vote, Rep. Debbie Dingell said that "we are one step closer to protecting the health of Americans"

Kenny Stancil ·


The Idiocracy of America: Corporate Control Over Public Functions

Our entire political system is designed to let corporate money speak, through campaign contributions and corporate lobbying.

Jeffrey D. Sachs ·

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