Politics

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Mass transit wins big in ballot initiatives

On a bleak night for progressives, voters across the country backed transit projects.

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The Senate lost some more GOP climate moderates.

There are fewer non-climate change deniers than ever among Republican senators.

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Trying to cope with the election? Brexit strugglers share their tips.

Many young voters feel disenfranchised by moves fueled by xenophobia and racism, with dire consequences for the climate.

Coal in Every Stocking

Trump will be the fossil fuel industry’s greatest gift

From oil execs in the Cabinet to scrapping air pollution regs, the Trump agenda is terrible. But can he do it all?

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Clean technology will move forward despite a Trump administration.

“The world is moving forward, with or without us.”

FRACKING-A

Colorado voters just made it a lot harder to pass fracking bans.

Campaigners still hope to run another ballot measure to legalize local fracking bans in 2018.

IUD, But You Do You

Worried about your reproductive rights? Here’s what to do.

The election results have put a lot of women into panic -- reasonably so. But here are some steps to take.

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West Virginia’s top mine safety delinquent is also its new governor.

Jim Justice promises to create fossil fuel jobs and ignore climate change.

Sigh

A bundle of food-related measures passed on Tuesday.

It's not entirely gloomy.