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Media Just Can’t Stop Presenting Horrifying Stories as ‘Uplifting’ Perseverance Porn

Out-of-touch corporate media give us supposedly charming, wholesome and positive news that actually, upon even minimal retrospection, reveals the dire conditions of late capitalism so many Americans now live under.
Alan MacLeod ·

Lancet Study Warns of Global Health Crisis and 1 Billion Climate Refugees by 2050

"We are only just beginning to feel the impacts of climate change."

Julia Conley, staff writer ·

Trump, the Paris Agreement and the Breakdown of Multilateralism

The problem is not only about Trump’s trashing of an already weak climate agreement and process. What just happened is that the lynchpin of the world order is breaking down the world order.

Dorothy Grace Guerrero ·

Canada Accused of Complicity in Mining Companies' Abuse of Women and Girls

New report calls on Canada to stop financing and supporting companies that abuse and discriminate against Indigenous women living near mines abroad

Nadia Prupis, staff writer ·

Obama: The Fairy-Tale President?

Obama's made a lot of Faustian bargains over the last seven years. But given his likely successors, what we got over the last two terms may be as good as it gets.

John Feffer ·

'The Warning Bells are Deafening': Super El Niño Threatening Global Hunger Crisis

Stark warning aimed at those likely to be ravaged by record weather system, as well as wealthy governments indebted to nations most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change

Lauren McCauley, staff writer ·

Abortion Rights are Under Attack all Over the Globe

Even women who live in countries where abortion is legal often face obstacles to obtaining safe abortions—thanks, in part, to the United States.

Nathalie Baptiste ·