Rebecca Leber
Staff Writer

A Winter Olympics in Snowless Beijing Will Be an Environmental Disaster
July 31, 2015

The Chinese capital will have to create all of its snow.

Campus Police Are Armed and Empowered
July 31, 2015

Why would a University of Cincinnati officer pull over a non-student motorist for a minor infraction?

What Will Obama's Biggest Proposed Climate Action to Date Really Look Like?
July 29, 2015

The White House says a final climate plan will be stronger than the draft. Will it?

Hillary Clinton Keeps Ducking Questions About the Keystone Pipeline
July 28, 2015

How many different ways can she say "no comment"? Let's count them.

Hillary Clinton's Climate-Change Plan Is Anything But Comprehensive
July 27, 2015

She hasn't answered any of the most controversial questions yet.

Bobby Jindal Enabled Louisiana's Gun Violence Problem
July 24, 2015

The governor has suspended his presidential campaign, but don't expect him to reverse his incredibly lax gun policies.

How Do You Make Sure Generous Paid Leave Doesn't Backfire on Women? Focus on Men.
July 23, 2015

The unintended consequences of too-generous paid leave policies. 

Republicans’ Flip-Flop on Wind Energy Could Hurt Them in 2016
July 20, 2015

Republicans were actually among wind energy’s early proponents. Not anymore.

The Extraterrestrial Vote
July 16, 2015

On Pluto, aliens, John Podesta's X-Files obsession, and the 2016 election.