environment-policy

environment-policy

What Declaring a 'Climate Emergency' in the U.S. Would Actually Do

It would have no effect on policy, but some activists say it's a necessary part of a society-wide "paradigm shift."
Geoff Dembicki
7.11.19
environment-policy

The Angry, Messy Aftermath of Oregon's Climate Failure

Democrats had control of Oregon's entire state government, yet were unable to stop the GOP from derailing a major piece of legislation.
Harry Cheadle
7.2.19
environment-policy

Biden's Surprisingly Strong Climate Plan Is Giving People Hope

Not even Joe Biden can afford to be a moderate on climate change.
Harry Cheadle
6.4.19
environment-policy

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?
Shayla Love
5.29.19
environment-policy

A Biden Presidency Would Be a 'Death Sentence,' Climate Activists Warn

The former vice president's campaign has them very, very worried.
Geoff Dembicki
5.10.19
environment-policy

Experts Predict if AOC Will End Up Becoming President

A look back at the long history of young political stars.
Mark Hay
5.9.19
climate change

The Climate Change Paper So Depressing It's Sending People to Therapy

On average, three people read an academic paper. At least 100,000 have read this—and a lot of them haven't taken it very well.
Zing Tsjeng
2.27.19
Save Yourselves

How This British Climate Action Group Is Aiding the Fight Against Global Warming

We met members of Extinction Rebellion to talk about their plans to save the world.
Emily Goddard
2.20.19
News

Gas Companies Are Neighbours from Hell in This Rural Vancouver, BC Community

Farmington residents say tremors from nearby fracking feel like a truck crashing into your house at 60 km/h.
Christopher Pollon
11.22.18
Views My Own

Climate Apathy Is Worse Than Climate Denial

A new report makes the dangers of a warming planet more apparent than ever. Too bad the people running the US don't seem to care.
Harry Cheadle
10.8.18
Tunnel Vision

How Will the L Train Shutdown Impact the Environment?

Despite residents' concerns about additional traffic, officials claim the upcoming subway shutdown will actually "result in a beneficial temporary impact to air quality.”
John Surico
8.10.18