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War on Science


Who Funds the Climate Crisis?

For fossil fuel companies, what drives their profit is ownership of carbon in the ground. That's why they have spent billions of dollars stoking the climate denial industry and fighting regulations.

Cynthia Kaufman ·


There Is Something Wrong With the Herd

The United States won't achieve herd immunity because a significant portion of the herd is suffering from mad cow disease.

John Feffer ·


"Our Planet, Our Future"—Another Desperate Plea for Humanity to Wake Up

There is no law of nature according to which all technological civilizations must self-destruct, but nor is there any guarantee that the great experiment of civilization will succeed.

Phil Torres ·


We Must Call Out Our Naked Emperors on the Climate Emergency

Why nobody should be fooled by the gaps between pledges and real action.

Greta Thunberg ·


The Great Forgetting: Why We Forget Epidemics and Why This One Must Be Remembered

This is the first pandemic in which the Internet enabled us to bear witness not only to the panic, illness, and deaths around us, but to the suffering of our entire species in every part of the globe in real time.

Nina Burleigh ·


Reversing Scientific Integrity's Race to the Bottom

From COVID-19 to climate change, and toxic chemicals to endangered species, the health of this nation and our ecosystem depends on scientists being able to "think, research, and speak freely" in both Democratic and Republican administrations.

Tim Whitehouse ·


Anti-Science Republicans Like Jim Jordan Have Blood on Their Hands

The attitude of people like Jordan is why we are heading for 600,000 dead in the pandemic.

Juan Cole ·


When It Comes to the Climate Crisis, Those Responsible Should Be Held Accountable

Majority Action, has released a list of 30 corporate directors who are obstacles to climate progress—directors who should be voted out of positions of power to make way for people who are more climate literate. 

Alec Connon ·


EPA Chief Purging Trump-Era Advisers to 'Focus on Science and Reduce Industry Influence'

The move, said Administrator Michael Regan, "will ensure the agency receives the best possible scientific insight to support our work to protect human health and the environment."

Brett Wilkins ·


After Four Dark Years Under Trump, Words 'Climate' and 'Science' Are Back on EPA Website

"You deserve access to science and data," new EPA Administrator Michael Regan says.

Andrea Germanos ·

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