Politics

Live Tweet Or Die

Twitter fell for a hoax that Trump’s camp deleted his Chinese hoax tweet.

It's all very hard to follow.

Election 2016

Clinton didn’t wait for a moderator’s question to attack Trump on climate.

Trump says he never called climate change a Chinese hoax. Fact check: He did.

Space Oddity

Gary Johnson has an out-of-this-world plan to save us from climate change.

The Libertarian Party presidential candidate thinks we humans should move to another planet.

schadebatenfreude

What’s that German word for waiting for a debate question on your issue, only to be crushed every time?

If you care, welcome to the personal hell of watching presidential debates.

Debate watch

A Grist guide to the first presidential debate

Clinton vs. Trump.

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?