Rebecca Leber

Rebecca Leber is Grist's news editor.

Brexed out

Younger Brits just had their future decided for them

Brexit may screw over young voters who care about climate change.

Oh frack

Obama’s fracking regulations hit a speedbump, not a brick wall

A judge rules that the government is limited in how it regulates fracking, but don't freak out.

The Chemical Bothers

Republicans in Congress passed a law giving EPA more power

Now the agency can start to regulate some 64,000 chemicals that are already in use.

Just Chill

Today’s headlines, brought to you from the future

The extreme heatwave in the Southwest is just the beginning.

Politics

Donald Trump once backed urgent climate action. Wait, what?

We’ve got the full-page ad to prove it.

A little fishy

Here’s the real story behind Trump’s drought denial

He isn’t the only one arguing there is no California drought.

Politics

Trump goes full Trump on energy

Trump trumps Trump on energy policy. Here’s Grist’s guide to his speech.

Business & Technology

Trump will outline his “thoughts” on energy policy. Here’s what he could say.

Also: The EPA is ruining his hair. Sad!

Politics

Coal exec admits Donald Trump doesn’t understand the first thing about coal

Says Bob Murray of Murray Energy: "I don't think it will be a thriving industry ever again."