Politics

Hard row

Democrats say they want to support farmers, but what the heck does that mean?

Everyone wants to preserve family farms, but it's easier said than done.

they're with her

Watch history being made live at the DNC

The DNC live stream for your viewing pleasure.

syntax on carbon

Climate agreements are way too wishy-washy

No one knows what “resilience” really means, so don’t use it in international agreements.

Let the sunshine in

Liberal congresswoman explains why she has some misgivings about solar leasing

Rep. Yvette Clarke tells Grist the reason she signed a letter written by electric utility lobbyists.

We shall overcome

Congresswoman urges angry Sanders climate hawks to take inspiration from civil rights movement

Don't give up on the political process, says Texas Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee. Instead, let's bring a broad coalition together.

I believe the children are our future

Michelle Obama, Elizabeth Warren, and Bernie Sanders all did one important thing in their convention speeches

And it wasn't just that they endorsed Hillary Clinton.

So leave the lights on

Dems warm up crowd with Demi Lovato — and climate change

A pop song was the warm-up to the DNC's first prime-time mention of climate change.

Oh, Vienna

There’s a new global climate deal that you probably haven’t heard of yet

If all goes as planned, it’ll be finalized this fall — and it’ll be good for the ozone layer too.

Election 2016

The biggest climate worry where you live

A state-by-state guide to how the impacts of global warming are starting to hit home. Voters: Pay attention.