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The Woman Refusing to Let Palestine's Farming Roots Die

Vivien Sansour founded The Palestinian Heirloom Library in hopes to revive plants threatened by occupation, climate change, and agribusiness.
Leila Ettachfini
climate change

A Third of Young Adults Agree With AOC: Climate Change Affects Family Planning

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's comments about how climate change factors into people's reproductive choices upset some right-wing media outlets. But many young adults are already mindful of the environment when it comes to family planning.
Leila Ettachfini
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AOC: Green New Deal Must Repair 'Historic Oppression' of Indigenous People

In a Thursday news conference, New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said addressing environmental justice for marginalized people is critical in the fight to combat climate change.
Marie Solis

People Are Insufferable When It's Hot Out, Science Confirms

A new study has found that people in hot environments are less likely to be helpful or friendly, so we asked New Yorkers how summer heat affects their behaviors.
Linda Yang
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The Teen Working to Stop Climate Change After Losing Her Family Farm to Floods

After witnessing the devastating effects of our planet's rising temperatures, 17-year-old Iris Gillingham is advocating for more young people to join the climate change conversation.
Leila Ettachfini
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Teens Write Fanfic: Champion Figure Skaters Escape a Climate Change Nightmare

In the first part of our fan fiction series penned by teenagers, one contributor tells the story of a heroic band of ice skaters on a desperate mission to escape their dying environment.
C.H. Rissy

'We All Live in Fear': How Climate Change Is Devastating to Refugees

In Somaliland, a crippling drought has driven many women and children from their rural villages and into dangerous and overcrowded refugee camps.
Alice Rowsome
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Trump Moves to Sign Order Keeping Climate Change Out of Governmental Decisions

According to recent reports, Trump is set to sign legislation this week that dramatically rolls back the progress we've made toward fighting climate change since Obama took office.
Amanda Arnold
Donald Trump

Terrifying Climate Change Denier Scott Pruitt Confirmed to Lead EPA

The planet was nice while it lasted!
Amanda Arnold

Our Planet Is So Fucked That Some Women Are Choosing to Not Have Kids

"It sounds dramatic, but I'm just being realistic. The way we live currently simply cannot sustain more people."
Linda Yang