Politics

Food

Our crazy farm subsidies, explained

Once upon a time, we started subsidizing agriculture.

Climate & Energy

Obama keeps saying smart stuff about climate change, will say more of it on Earth Day

The president will visit the Florida Everglades on Wednesday to talk about how climate change threatens the economy.

Climate & Energy

Don’t be fooled by Jeb Bush’s new rhetoric on climate change

Bush said some stuff about climate change that sounded "moderate," but he still doesn't actually want to do anything about the problem.

Climate & Energy

CEOs to world leaders: Get off your asses and fix climate change

Executives from 43 major companies want real progress to come out of the U.N. climate talks in Paris this December.

Climate & Energy

Come on, people. We’re going to need a lot better than this if we want a strong Paris climate treaty

China and India haven’t made any promises. Japan is poised to offer a weak plan. So far only the European Union is doing what it needs to be.

Politics

Here’s why GOP lawsuits probably won’t undermine Obama’s climate plan

For now, at least.

Politics

Ready to work for Hillary? Sign up here

A new group called Inclusv is trying to build a rainbow coalition for Clinton, and draw more people of color into political campaigns.

oh, shell no!

Could Seattle activists throw a wrench in Shell’s Arctic drilling plans?

Shell wants to use Seattle's port as a staging ground, but citizens and protestors are cooking up plans to block the oil giant's scheme.

Climate & Energy

Coal is dying all by itself

Since 2008, the coal industry shed nearly 50,000 jobs, while natural gas and renewable energy added four times that number.

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