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Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Monsanto's weed-killer, Roundup
Ahead of vote to determine whether farmers can continue using Monsanto's popular pesticide, new Guardian report raises concerns that agency failed to fully analyze Roundup's risks
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Protests in Poland
'This is a blatant attack by Poland's government on the independence of the...
Julia Conley, staff writer
More than 2,100 refugees have died this year while attempting to cross the...


With upcoming elections in a Europe beset by rising neo-Nazism, a new campaign by Swedish Social Democrats against the resurgence has a high-profile leader: Rainer Hoess, 48, the grandson of infamous Auschwitz commandant Rudolf Hoess, who presided over the murder of a million Jews and thousands of others. Hoess has spent years speaking to German schoolchildren about a Nazi influence growing now, as then, because "the social safety nets have been torn, and people are left behind...Hopelessness...