Rebecca Leber

Is Obama's Alaska Trip His "Mission Accomplished" Moment on Climate Change?
August 31, 2015

The president has made climate change a centerpiece of his presidency, but environmentalists aren't happy.

Australia Reduced Mass Violence by Confiscating Guns. In the U.S., Police Sell Them Back to Citizens.
August 27, 2015

One solution to gun violence isn't so simple in the United States.

For Breitbart, It's Only a "Race Murder" If the Victims Are White
August 26, 2015

The conservative website's coverage of the live TV killing in Virginia is starkly different than of the Charlestown church massacre.

Is Your City Ready for the Next Katrina?
August 26, 2015

Tampa, Miami, and New York top the list. But New Orleans isn't far behind.

Obama's Climate Change Disclaimer Is Getting Old
August 21, 2015

It's true that no single weather event is entirely caused by climate change, but that's irrelevant to his argument.

Hillary Clinton's Opposition to Arctic Drilling Is a Bigger Deal Than Keystone XL
August 18, 2015

Environmentalists are praising her break from the Obama administration on the issue.

No Keystone, No Problem: The Oil Industry Is Making Other Pipeline Plans
August 18, 2015

TransCanada has learned a few lessons from years of Keystone delay.

America's Wildfire Crisis
August 14, 2015

As climate change feeds the drought, crews from all 50 states are battling the infernos out West.

Lawrence Lessig Wants to Play a Little Game With the Presidency
August 11, 2015

The Democrat's experiment won't gain much traction nationally, but his real target audience is the front page of Reddit.