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The future doesn’t suck

Grist Founder Chip Giller has a new newsletter focused on the path toward a sustainable world that works for everyone, and, man, is this shift good!

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Let’s fight for the future we want

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What to expect when you’re expecting a Trump-run EPA?

Watch our video on what the EPA will look like come Jan. 20.

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How comics can help us talk about climate change

What can superheroes teach us about bigger issues? Watch and learn.

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What’s going on with the Dakota Access Pipeline? Let us explain.

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Want to convince Trump to care about climate? Scaremongering about refugees won’t help.

Military leaders are warning about climate change causing an "unimaginable" refugee crisis. But we should help migrants, not demonize them.

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A reader wonders which is better -- a heat pump or a high-efficiency gas furnace. Advice columnist Umbra Fisk warms to the topic.

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How economics are driving the Dakota Access Pipeline

The powers behind the project will benefit, but almost no one else will.

support groups

Environmental organizations see an outpouring of support post-election

"Apparently the sixth stage of grief is activism.”

Coral fixation

Is it bad to buy coral products?

Advice columnist Umbra Fisk dives deep to find answers.

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Are coconut products bad for the environment?

Advice columnist Umbra Fisk takes a hard look at coconut oil, water, milk, and sugar.

#SoNowWhat

So now what? Leaders from the Grist 50 on hope and progress in the Trump era

Business leaders, activists, and more talk next steps.

The media's been trumped

Trump spun his climate denial to the New York Times and lots of people fell for it

No, the president-elect's views on climate change have not shifted.

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As U.S. retreats from climate leadership, China steps up. Beware.

Climate change diplomacy is about to have its League of Nations moment.

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