Politics

The Great Unmentionable

Debate moderators say climate questions don’t make good TV

Who cares? It’s only the fate of humanity!

What's in a name?

Trump gives his classic right-wing energy plan a scary historical name

Scary, but accurate.

laissez faire enough

Gary Johnson on climate: Eh, the sun will destroy the planet eventually anyway

The Libertarian candidate believes global warming is a moot point.

Ad it up

Big business is diving into the fight over the Dakota Access pipeline.

Can you guess what side they're on?

Trump change

The scandal-embroiled Trump Foundation once donated to a climate advocacy group.

Seems kinda odd considering that Donald Trump has repeatedly called climate change a hoax.

climate security

Obama forces national security agencies to consider climate change.

The Pentagon would agree with Obama. Republicans, not so much.

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Animal wrongs

Donald Trump might appoint an oil executive and anti-animal rights activist to head the Interior Department.

Forrest Lucas, whose company makes motor oil, recently financed a movie that's critical of animal protection groups.

Sweden again

Sweden plans to give tax breaks for fixing stuff instead of throwing it away.

There Sweden goes again, making the rest of us look bad.