Greta Thunberg is an impressive individual. Just 16 years old, she has been nominated for the Nobel peace prize after sparking environmental protests around the planet. There is a glorious simplicity her
A stunning animation of cumulative greenhouse gas emissions. Humans are pumping more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere at an accelerating rate. But climate change is a cumulative problem, a function the
In September 2017, I sat with my friends in a Ball State University library room trying to come to terms with the news that Donald Trump had just shut down the program that gives undocumented immigrants
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The longest serving Republican in the Iowa Legislature announced Tuesday that he's becoming a Democrat, saying he didn't want to remain in a party led by President Donald Trump.
Before capitalism, there was work. Before markets, before even money, there was work. Our remotest ancestors, hunting and gathering, almost certainly did not see work as a separate, compartmentalized of
E-cigarettes are contaminated with lung-damaging bacterial toxins of the type found in waste-incineration plants, scientists have discovered. An investigation by Harvard University found that more than
Two years ago on a chilly Saturday in March, some of the least well-off people in Connecticut went on a tour of the homes of the wealthiest. The outing was a protest organized by community groups worried
Even the most vulnerable GOP incumbents are staying loyal to Trump. DENVER — The Mueller report is no Access Hollywood tape. While the 2016 bombshell sent Republicans sprinting away from then-candidate
Look again: The Mueller report spells it out; Putin's Russian hack delivered America to Donald Trump
Robert Mueller; Vladimir Putin; Donald Trump (Getty/Salon) x April 23, 2019 12:00PM (UTC) As we collectively devour the Mueller Report, there are two gigantic questions surrounding the entire Russiagate
In this week's CYBER podcast, we sat down with Edward Snowden to talk about his life in Russia, Julian Assange, and press freedom. In the summer of 2013, a 29-year-old NSA analyst leaked thousands of to
US detention centers that hold migrant parents and children have been nearly empty for months, despite Donald Trump’s administration repeatedly warning that the US-Mexico border is at a “breaking point”
Trump Isn’t Just Reversing Obama’s Foreign Policies. He’s Making it Impossible for His Successor to Go Back to Them.
How the administration will fundamentally damage U.S. national interests for years to come. Aaron David Miller served as a State Department Middle East analyst, adviser and negotiator in Republican and
Scientists are ramping up research on the possible health effects of a large group of common but little-understood chemicals used in water-resistant clothing, stain-resistant furniture, nonstick cookware
Young voters report feeling an increasing generational divide with older voters and elected officials, and significant majorities of young people in both parties are concerned about the country’s moral