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The former state legislator and resilience officer sees progressive economic policies as part and parcel of curbing climate change.
Jun 01, 2021
State officials funded by power companies have been warned, since at least 1989, that the power grid was at risk of failure in cold weather. They have consistently failed to act.
Feb 26, 2021
A coalition of environmental groups urges the legislature to force the repayment and dissociate from the CDAA.
Feb 23, 2021
A Democratic president who politely listens to progressive rhetoric while failing to act on it is one who just watches the planet burn a little more slowly.
Nov 12, 2020
If Democrats win control of the Senate, allowing this archaic tradition to survive will make everything of significance the party hopes to accomplish virtually impossible.
Nov 02, 2020
Chrysta Castañeda wants to use the state Railroad Commission’s powers to stop energy companies from engaging in environmentally harmful practices like burning excess gas.
Oct 22, 2020
Jones, who is running in New York’s 17th District, says fighting systemic racism and hyperpartisanship are top priorities.
Oct 14, 2020
California just made it a tiny bit easier for formerly incarcerated people to become civilian firefighters. But the law still leaves many obstacles in their path.
Sep 15, 2020
Although the COVID-19 pandemic and the climate crisis are both provoked by natural phenomena, the dangers they present are just as political as the crisis of police violence.
Olúfẹ́mi O. Táíwò
Jun 16, 2020
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Sep 04, 2019
How the politics of storm preparation reveal whose lives matter, and who gets left behind.
Sep 14, 2018