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Climate Change Looms While Media Coverage Lags

The introduction of the Green New Deal (GND) and the ensuing onslaught of media attention seem to be ushering in a new era of climate change coverage. However, the mainstream media is still falling short in covering what the World Economic Forum and others have

We Need to Deconstruct Trump’s Budget Plan—Again

Recent reports deconstructing Trump’s newly proposed budget are tremendously number-heavy, outlining percentage cuts and dollar amounts to the massive slashes affecting nearly 20 independent organizations across the country. But these abstract descriptions may not actually be very effective in fully conveying the brutal consequences of

Trump Inauguration Performers Choose Patriotism Over Politics

Donald Trump’s Jan 20 inauguration ceremony is going to look less like the Grammys and more like “the island of misfit acts.” In terms of entertainment, the president-elect’s big day won’t quite resemble Barack Obama’s 2009 and 2013 star-studded inauguration events. In 2009, Obama had