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After the Drought: Will Climate Reporting Take Off?

After the release of a report on links between extreme weather and climate change, Americans may get what polls show 80 percent of us want: more environmental reporting in mainstream news.

Bidder 70: The Tim DeChristopher Story

Last year, climate activist Tim DeChristopher went to jail for bidding $1.7 million (that he didn't have) to save 22,000 acres of public land from corporate extraction.

Climate Emergency Action Plan

We can still avoid a devastating climate crisis. But we’ll need a World War II-level mobilization. And we’ll need to stand up to Dirty Energy.

Cry Wolf: An Unethical Oil Story

In an attempt to bolster caribou populations, Alberta is hunting wolves. But are they really the cause of the problem?

In Ohio, the People Push Back on Fracking

Tired of waiting for their leaders to ban the destructive drilling practice, citizens passed their own resolution—and took over the Statehouse to make it heard.

Why Is India Still Poor?

India’s development was supposed to be an economic success story. What we can learn from what actually happened.