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The Mental Health Crisis Hidden Behind Your Grocery Store Vegetables
One of the nation’s biggest industries is staffed by workers facing grueling conditions and sky-high depression rates.
I Am A Dumpster Diver. Here's What I've Learned.
In the United States, 40 percent of all food that is produced gets thrown in the trash.
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Finland Gave People $640 A Month, No Strings Attached. Here’s What Happened.
The world's most prominent trial of universal basic income has ended -- and the first results are in.
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How Instagram Influencers Fuel Our Destructive Addiction To Fast Fashion
The fashion industry is a big climate culprit, but social media continues to encourage our unsustainable consumption of disposable clothing.
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Airbnb Is Accused Of Destroying Cities. This Company Says It's The Ethical Alternative.
Italy-based Fairbnb intends to invest half its profits back into the community.
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Historian Lays Into Billionaires At Davos For Dodging The 1 Thing To Solve Inequality
“It feels like I’m at a firefighters’ conference and no one’s allowed to speak about water,” Dutch historian Rutger Bregman said in his now-viral talk.
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How Finland Solved Homelessness
With one ridiculously simple policy, it has almost completely eradicated street homelessness.
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The Human Survival Summit: The Next Wave Of Climate Change Protests Is Coming
Greenpeace and Amnesty International unite in push for greater civil disobedience.
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It's Impossible To Eat Healthfully. Here's Why.
There are hidden killers in our broken food system, says a new report released at the World Economic Forum.
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This Could Be The Biggest Scandal Of The Climate Change Era
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Humanity needs an urgent insurance plan for survival.
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Business Leaders Care Even Less About Climate Change Than They Did Last Year
Only 19 percent of chief executives say it is a serious risk to their business, a new poll finds.
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How America's Junk Food Problem Made Its Way To China
Fast-food companies like KFC and McDonald's have planted their flags overseas, encouraging a love affair with fast food that carries a heavy cost.
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Americans Have Lost Faith In Their Ability To Move From Poverty To Riches
More than two-thirds said it's no longer commonplace for hard work to be a path from poverty to wealth, according to a new World Economic Forum poll.
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26 Billionaires Own The Same Wealth As The Poorest 3.8 Billion People
A new economic system is needed to tackle rampant inequality, says a new Oxfam report.
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What Happens When Teachers Can't Afford To Live In Their Own Cities
Rapidly rising rents and soaring property prices are driving out invaluable public-sector workers.
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How Poop-Eating Worms Could Help Save Thousands Of Lives Each Year
People are dying worldwide because they lack something most in developed countries take completely for granted.
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The Rise Of The 4-Day Week
Companies around the world are cutting people's workweek but not their wages in an effort to avoid burnout and improve wellbeing.
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After A Run Of Tainted Food Scandals, Women In Japan Took Control Of The System
"You cannot just rely on the mechanisms of capitalism.”
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Republicans And Democrats Are Wedded To Capitalism. Americans Deserve Better.
Richard D. Wolff
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New and very different parties are needed if we want to take the world in a sustainable direction.
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The World Is Broken. Here's How We Fix It.
Sarah van Gelder
A new, more just world doesn’t just happen sometime in the future. It’s something we must create now.
From The Arctic’s Decline To The Green New Deal’s Rise: 3 Environmental Stories To Watch
Climate change will grab headlines in 2019 as Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez pushes legislation, wildlife populations plummet, and ice melts at an alarming rate.
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5 Radical Ideas To Slow Climate Change and Tackle Our Waste Crisis
While none will single-handedly save the world, extreme and sometimes controversial plans are gaining traction.
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2019 Could Be The Year We Stop Throwing Away Ridiculous Amounts Of Food
For every item thrown away, the cost is far more than just an uneaten meal.
7 Striking Photos That Sum Up Our Turbulent World In 2018
From a fearless 15-year-old standing up to world leaders on climate change to the tragedy of California’s wildfires, these images are a snapshot of the last year.
As Climate Change Hits Miami, Only The Rich Will Be Able To Protect Themselves
With sea levels rising in Miami, "climate gentrification" is driving up prices in high-ground areas, pushing people out of working-class neighborhoods.
How Climate Change Is Creating Housing Gentrification In Miami
King tides and rising sea levels are creating an affordable housing crisis in Miami, Florida.
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