Koko Montagne

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Changing your mind has never been easy. But we must start listening again

In the past week, the spectacle of the American gun lobby facing down the bereaved families of Parkland, Florida, has been difficult to watch. So close to the latest tragedy, the insistence on the sanctity of the right to bear arms has looked not only wrong-headed but wildly perverse. The weight of …

Critical Thinking

Russians penetrated U.S. voter systems, top U.S. official says

The U.S. official in charge of protecting American elections from hacking says the Russians successfully penetrated the voter registration rolls of several U.S. states prior to the 2016 presidential election.<p>In an exclusive interview with NBC News, Jeanette Manfra, the head of cybersecurity at the …

Cybersecurity

Did Trey Gowdy Just Give Away the Game on the Nunes Memo?

Gowdy’s warning about redactions suggests that Adam Schiff has outflanked Trump.<p>Later this week, when he finally finishes reading it, <b>Donald Trump</b> is expected to release House Democrats’ “pretty lengthy” 10-page response to the Nunes memo, opening a second act in a bit of political theater that has …

Is There A Ticking Time Bomb Under The Arctic?

Support the news<p>A short drive north of Fairbanks, Alaska, there's a red shed stuck right up against a hillside. The shed looks unremarkable, except …

Global Warming Predictions May Now Be a Lot Less Uncertain

If one is the loneliest number, two is the most terrifying. Humanity must not pass a rise of 2 degrees Celsius in global temperature from …

Climate Change