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Forget the war on coal. The war is on miners.

Coal workers are exposed to toxins on the job, and now, their health care is at risk.

Pal Gore

Your favorite climate doc is getting a sequel because, it turns out, we couldn’t handle the truth.

Global warming is still inconvenient and it's still coming to drown us all!

How to talk climate with your friend who’s a total hippie cliche

This episode features Brad the Polar Bear Environmentalist, who only cares about things if they’re white, fluffy, and look great on a poster.

Hmm

Tens of thousands of teachers are getting climate-denying propaganda in their mailboxes.

Looks like you CAN buy the results you want in public education!

How to talk climate with your friend who’s already given up

This episode features Dave the Defeatist, who’s rendered listless and glum by the mere thought of global warming.

How to talk climate with your fake news-reading friend

This episode features Matt the Cherry Picker, who always has a maddeningly selective data set up his sleeve.

Meet the fixer: This innovator is stitching together a clothing movement.

The textile industry is dirty and wasteful. Rebecca Burgess is stitching together a local clothing movement.

Why water is so sacred to Native Americans

“Water is life” has become a protest anthem, but why?

Grist 50: Member Pick

Meet the fixer: This clothing expert revives dead threads.

We throw away way too many clothes. Nicole Bassett revives dead threads.