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Julia Conley, staff writer
"Barr is a shameless liar and most importantly has been one for his entire career," tweeted New York Times columist Jamelle Bouie.
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Denial is not a plan. Thoughts and prayers are not a solution. We must take...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Satellite imagery from NOAA taken August 26, 2020, shows Hurricane Laura in the Gulf of Mexico.
"Little time remains to protect life and property," said the National Hurricane...

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Not that we need it in a week that saw the anniversary of the West Texas fertilizer plant explosion and no less than three reports on the many public health risks posed by fracking, but here's more graphic proof of the dangers facing what remains our only planet. From EPA and Greenpeace data, a series of interactive maps showing thousands of facilities possessing "greater than certain threshold quantities of 140 chemicals" - a chilling phrase and number in and of itself - where a "catastrophic...