All Views Articles for 2018-03-31

Saturday, March 31, 2018
A kite flies during a 2011 protest against U.S. wars in Iraq and beyond.  (Photo: Fibonacci Blue/flickr/cc) Cathy Breen
Who Calls Anyone Civilized?
Fifteen years later, war rages on in Iraq.
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Photo: U.S. Census Bureau, Public Information Office Jennifer Nou
Census Smoke Signals
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is either seriously misinformed about how the Census Bureau usually works (troubling) or doesn’t care (also troubling).
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An Aedes aegypti mosquito. Sarah Anderson
The Mosquito Gap
How poverty, climate change, and bad policy put poor people at greater risk from pest-borne diseases.
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A detail from a sculpture made completely of plastic debris collected from beaches that was featured at the Smithsonian's National Zoo. (Photo: Adam Mason, Smithsonian's National Zoo via flickr/cc) Kathleen Rogers
Wrapped in a Sea of Plastic
Half a century of this “uncontrolled experiment” is fast becoming as serious a problem as climate change
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César Chelala
The Iraq War Fueled the Destruction of the Middle East
The human and material costs of the war keep mounting.
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