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Hurricane Florence


Want to Save the Climate? Break Up the Big Banks

Despite regularly claiming new commitments to ‘green finance,’ the big banks continue to lend billions to the fossil fuel industry every year

Oscar Reyes ·



The Cheetah in Us All

A mother thinks about the inheritance of children

Frida Berrigan ·


Climate Change Made Florence a Monster—But Media Failed to Tell That Story

News outlets continue to fail their audiences on this crucial issue

Jim Naureckas ·


The Grumpy Old Men of the Senate: Time for This Movie to Fade to Black

Senate Republicans are in the clutches of misogyny, money and male pattern blindness

Michael Winship ·


3.4 Million Chickens, 5,500 Hogs Killed in Florence's Flooding

"This was an unprecedented storm with flooding expected to exceed that from any other storms in recent memory." And millions of animals have already paid the price.

Lorraine Chow ·


Duke Energy Leaders Carry Blame for Hurricane Florence Devastation

Making climate change controversial, thus stifling media attention, was a greedy corporate strategy that has threatened literally all life on Earth

Jim Warren ·


Facing Serious Sexual Assault Accusations, Alleged Perjury Doesn't Help Kavanaugh's Credibility

While the nominee has a history of dishonesty and obfuscation, Ford has proven a very reluctant—yet so far compelling—witness to the events that took place more than three decades ago

Jon Queally ·


Scores Feared Dead in Philippines After Massive Landslide Triggered by Typhoon Mangkhut

Recovery efforts are only beginning in the Philippines and Hong Kong as Southern China continues to battle rain and strong winds

Jessica Corbett ·


Warnings of 'Catastrophic and Historic' Flooding as Experts Say Worst of Hurricane Florence Yet to Come

"For many (most?) places, the worst of Florence's flooding is still on the way. Still expecting record or near-record flooding across a large part of North Carolina in the days to come."

Jake Johnson ·

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