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Germany Offers A Lesson In How To Respond To The Far Right
The staggering rise of green politics is in direct opposition to the far-right populism of Alternative for Germany.
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As The Glaciers Melt, These Farmers Have A Plan To Save Their Vulnerable Land
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Herders in one of the most biodiverse places on earth are reviving ancient traditions to cope with climate change.
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The Meat-Heavy Menu At The UN's Climate Conference Shows Shocking Hypocrisy
High-level delegates at COP24 feast on cheeseburgers while they discuss how to solve the climate crisis.
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The Troubling Link Between Milk And Racism
White supremacists claim they’re just trolling liberals with their milk love, but scholars say there’s history behind this.
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The City of Kiruna Is Being Relocated So It Doesn't Get Swallowed By A Mine
The Arctic city is moving 2 miles away to stop it falling into the mine that created it.
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Trump Wants To Ramp Up Coal. Spain Has Found A Way To Quit It.
The country is investing $285 million to help the miners left behind — though they are skeptical about the changing economy.
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What You Need To Know About Climate Change Ahead Of Next Week’s UN Summit
COP24 climate negotiations kick off in Poland on Monday.
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Meet The Men Who Ditched Well Paid Jobs In Big Energy To Tackle Climate Change
Lition Energy uses blockchain to connect consumers directly with renewable power plants.
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FOOD & DRINK
Bugs Are The Protein Of The Future, But We’re Too Grossed Out To Eat Them
“It’s not that they’re dirty and disgusting so we don’t eat them; it’s that we don’t eat them, so we think of them as dirty and disgusting.”
This Swedish Mall Is The World’s First Ever Secondhand Shopping Center
Everything at ReTuna is recycled, reused or sustainably produced.
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One Of America's Poorest Cities Has A Radical Plan To Remake Itself
“We’re creating pathways into the economy for people who’ve been shut out,” says Cleveland's Evergreen Cooperative.
4 Things To Do Instead Of Shopping In Black Friday's Frenzy Of Consumerism
Trust us, you'll feel better for it.
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As Wildfire Smoke Chokes San Francisco, Local Groups Protect The Most Vulnerable
Thousands of desperately needed air masks are being distributed by California’s community-based organizations.
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What Life Is Like In Hong Kong, The Most Expensive City To Live In The World
People are sleeping in "coffin" apartments, illegal shacks and McDonald’s restaurants.
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The Once Hated Wolf Could Now Save A Struggling Community
Wolf tourism is bringing more benefits than hunting.
As California’s Wildfires Raged, The Ultra-Rich Hired Private Firefighters
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West were among those able to save their homes. But whether or not your home burns down shouldn't depend on wealth.
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Families Squat In Abandoned Homes As The Housing Crisis Grips Detroit
"I wanted people to know I’m not just a squatter. I’m trying to make this a home," said one mother.
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Reality Check: Your Dog Is Terrible For The Environment
And so is your cat.
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Landlords Are Powerful. Here’s A Way Renters Are Regaining Some Control.
Landlords are the wealthiest demographic in the U.S., while tenants often experience hardship. These sites aim to restore some balance to the relationship.
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If You Want A Just World, Neither Republicans Nor Democrats Will Give It To You
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Both parties are wedded to structures of corporate power, the dominance of straight white men and environmental destruction — change must start with you.
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A Meat Tax Could Get America To Ditch Bacon And Burgers
New research says a tax on meat could help offset its health consequences.
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This Country Publishes Everyone’s Income on ‘National Jealousy Day’
Meanwhile in the U.S., President Trump won’t publish his tax returns.
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How Capitalism Has Screwed Women Over
Richard D. Wolff
The system trapped women in the home, and when they entered the workforce, trapped them in unequal relationships.
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This Indiana City's Vacant Homes Show The Other Side Of The Housing Crisis
Abandoned houses dominate the landscape and the Indiana National Guard spent the summer bulldozing buildings.
FOOD & DRINK
Vegan Butcher Shops Are Serving Up The 'Meat' Of The Future
Sure, you can buy sausages, ribs and cold cuts — but they're made of plant-based proteins.
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The Race To Save The Antarctic's Penguins, Whales And Seals
The U.S., EU, and 23 other countries will decide next month whether to protect the "heart of the world's ocean."
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