Unlike at previous climate talks, countries are coming to the table with science-backed contributions that challenge the business-as-usual approach.
Like refugees everywhere, my mom gave her children the gift of a better life—and an understanding of what it means to risk everything for it.
Activists, researchers, and an artist. For them, climate change is personal.
In Minneapolis, demonstrators are demanding police release video of a fatal shooting of an African-American man. Earlier this week, five were shot by alleged white supremacists.
From the Current Issue
Student-led organizations are bringing mental illness into the light to lower the suicide rates of young people.
The lead singer for Lavender Country, the first openly gay country band, shares the touching advice he received from his father.
Opening borders can have unexpected benefits; studies show alarming links between air pollution and dementia; and Native Americans talk about illegal immigration.