When It's Not Poisoning Us, the U.S. Water System Is Robbing Us Blind
People can go into such extreme debt over unpaid water bills—even incorrect ones—that they lose their homes.
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New Report Suggests ‘High Likelihood of Human Civilization Coming to an End’ in 2050
The climate change analysis was written by a former fossil fuel executive and backed by the former chief of Australia's military.
J.K. Rowling Is Definitely A Slytherin
Continuing to milk new revenue streams out of the 'Harry Potter' universe proves the author is sippin' that Malfoy juice.
The Radical Plan to Save the Planet by Working Less
The degrowth movement wants to intentionally shrink the economy to address climate change, and create lives with less stuff, less work, and better well-being. But is it a utopian fantasy?
Jeff Bezos Is a Post-Earth Capitalist
Bezos admits that the limitless growth that made him the world's richest man is incompatible with a habitable Earth.
AirPods Are a Tragedy
Apple claims that AirPods are building a “wireless future.” Lay people think they're a symbol of disposable wealth. The truth is bleaker.
Even Mega Millionaire Abigail Disney Realizes the System Is Broken
An heir to the Disney fortune is not holding back from lambasting inequality in America.
Who to Blame for the Brexit Situation
Who or what should shoulder the blame for our national clusterfuck?
This Philosopher Says We Should Replace Religion with Socialism
In a new book, Martin Hägglund argues that the only way to change our existence is to accept it will end.
The College Scam Is Exposing All the Legal Ways Rich People Game Society
The real question is what took so long for the country to start looking at this stuff more closely.
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Even Millennials with Money Are Miserable Now
If you're not submerged in debt or the victim of a scam, you're still probably overwhelmed by worry about the future.
Boots Riley Doesn't Need an Oscar Nomination, According to Boots Riley
"I had no actual belief that we would get nominated."