Kartik Amarnath

Climate justice

How financial institutions engineered climate injustice and the clean energy colorline

Methods of investing, lending, and risk assessment must change to prioritize equity.

"They are playing a game. They are playing at not playing a game. If I show them I see they are, I shall break the rules and they will punish me. I must play their game, of not seeing I see the game."- R. D. Laing

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Environmental justice medicine

“Allow suffering to speak:” Treating the oppressive roots of illness

"Imperialism leaves behind germs of rot which we must clinically detect and remove from our land but from our minds as well." —Frantz Fanon, The Wretched of the Earth

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environmental justice in health

"Permitir que el sufrimiento hable": Tratando las raíces oprimidas de la enfermedad

"El imperialismo deja tras de sí gérmenes de podredumbre que debemos detectar clínicamente y eliminar de nuestro territorio, pero también de nuestra mente". —Frantz Fanon, Los Condenados de la Tierra.

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WATCH: The latest evidence of widespread sperm count decline

"Pregnant women, and men planning to conceive a pregnancy, have a responsibility to protect the reproductive health of the offspring they are creating."

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Car tire chemicals are killing salmon and steelhead

The chemical 6PPD, added to tires to prevent degradation, is causing a “complete breakdown of the blood brain barrier” in fish, a new study found.

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A new analysis shows a “crisis” of male reproductive health

Global average sperm count is declining at a quicker pace than previously known, chemical exposure is a suspected culprit.

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Investigation: PFAS on our shelves and in our bodies

Testing finds concerning chemicals in everything from sports bras to ketchup, including in brands labeled PFAS-free.

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Frequently asked questions on the new sperm count decline study

Sperm counts are declining everywhere — the implications are huge.