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its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.
Reflections on major environmental events, trends, and issues.
COVID-19 is revealing strengths—and weaknesses—that deserve our attention.
It’s frightening to see just how fragile our societal ecosystem is. But we have the chance to prove how resilient it is, too.
You know it. I know it. But does the Trump administration know it?
With the Escazú Agreement, Latin American and Caribbean countries could help keep their environmental and human rights activists from facing violent retribution.
Her name is Naomi Seibt and her message to the world: Let’s not beat ourselves up about burning fossil fuels—everything’s gonna be fine!
Opening up hallowed ground to oil and gas development is quite literally an act of desecration.
How an urban farm became an anchor for the city’s South Ward.
With their latest rollback, the president and the EPA chief show that they either don’t understand how water pollution works—or simply don’t care.
Greta preached. Trump prattled. Meanwhile, the CEO of finance giant BlackRock acknowledges that “climate risk is investment risk.”
At polluters’ written request, the president is now trying to gut NEPA, the Magna Carta of environmental law.
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