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Bill McKibben: On climate, Wall Street out-Orwells Orwell

BlackRock’s C.E.O. says divestment from fossil-fuel stocks would be “greenwashing.”
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Chuck Schumer rips Texas for ignoring climate change

US Senator Chuck Schumer slammed Texas for getting caught off guard by last week's massive winter storm - saying the Lone Star State is paying the price for ignoring climate change.

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Texas is rattled by the failure to keep the electricity flowing

Political leaders in Texas prize what they see as the state’s self-reliance, its go-it-alone ethos, and its cheap power – all of which they regard as related.
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Elliott Negin: Corporations should stop funding climate science deniers in Congress

Many Republican lawmakers are standing in the way of federal action against the climate crisis — corporations should permanently cut off their funding.
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Prominent climatologist behind 'hockey stick' graph talks about the 'New Climate War'

Michael Mann said he's seen tactics shift from science denial to attempting to paralyze climate action
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Q&A: Climate scientist Michael Mann: Deniers are shifting tactics

In 1998, Michael Mann published a landmark paper that showed rapid global warming due to human activity. Now, more than 20 years after the so-called hockey stick graph, the Pennsylvania State University climate scientist is out with a controversial new book.

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Twitter bots are a major source of climate disinformation

Such accounts can distort online conversations and potentially diminish support for climate policies
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A ‘nerve center’ for climate in the Biden White House

Joseph R. Biden Jr. will bring with him the largest team of climate change experts ever assembled in the White House, and action on global warming is expected quickly.
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Big Oil is backing off election denial — but has deep ties

The fossil fuel industry pioneered massive political disinformation with climate denial. It also fed the “Stop the Steal” movement.
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The biggest Coalition conspiracy theory is climate change denial

MPs’ unfounded claims about the US Capitol attack and Covid treatments pale next to the granddaddy of misinformation
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Trump officials removed from White House after faking approval for papers which downplay climate crisis

Two controversial scientists appointed by the Trump administration have been removed from their posts at the White House after publishing papers downplaying the climate crisis with an unapproved use of the presidential seal and claim of federal copyright.

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Fractured: The stress of being surrounded

Jane Worthington moved her grandkids to protect them from oil and gas wells—but it didn't work. In US fracking communities, the industry's pervasiveness causes social strain and mental health problems.

Fractured: Distrustful of frackers, abandoned by regulators

"I was a total cheerleader for this industry at the beginning. Now I just want to make sure no one else makes the same mistake I did. It has ruined my life."

Fractured: Buffered from fracking but still battling pollution

A statewide network of fracking and conventional wells, pipelines, and petrochemical plants closes in on communities.

Fractured: Harmful chemicals and unknowns haunt Pennsylvanians surrounded by fracking

We tested families in fracking country for harmful chemicals and revealed unexplained exposures, sick children, and a family's "dream life" upended.

Fractured: The body burden of living near fracking

EHN.org scientific investigation finds western Pennsylvania families near fracking are exposed to harmful chemicals, and regulations fail to protect communities' mental, physical, and social health.

LISTEN: Kristina Marusic discusses the "Fractured" investigation

"Once they had the results of our study [families] felt like they had proof that these chemicals are in their air, their water, and making their way into their bodies."

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