Rebecca Leber
Staff Writer

Canada's Government Won't Let Its Own Climate Scientists Speak to the Press
Our northern neighbors are taking a page from George W. Bush's playbook
August 20, 2014

Prime Minister Stephen Harper really doesn't like bad news about global warming.

Now Even Republicans Are Being Accused of Waging a War on Coal
August 18, 2014

The upside-down politics of Kentucky's Senate race.

Escalation in Ferguson
The governor orders the National Guard in
August 18, 2014

The Department of Justice has stepped up its involvement in the case, too.

How to Avoid the Next Ferguson: Ditch the Riot Gear
Four steps police can take to actually prevent violence
August 14, 2014

A police department that's better trained wouldn't have turned Ferguson into a war zone.

Police Officers Are More Likely to Shoot Black Men, Studies Suggest
August 12, 2014

Studies confirm people are consistently more likely to shoot black men than white men.

The Frustrating Climate Change Memes That Just Won’t Die
August 12, 2014

No matter how often conservatives are proven wrong, these myths return to keep us mired in the absurd debate over whether climate change is real. 

The Right-Wing Press' New Climate Change Lie
No, global warming is not on "hiatus"
August 10, 2014

No, global warming is not on "hiatus."

What Beijing Abandoning Coal Means for the Rest of the World
August 05, 2014

Imagine how much that will improve air quality.

Rick Scott, Meet the Politics of Climate Change
August 05, 2014

Florida Governor Rick Scott, once a proud climate denier, is now reluctant to talk about it. What changed?