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This City Came Up With a Simple Solution to Homelessness: Housing

Salt Lake City’s Housing First initiative has reduced chronic homelessness by 72 percent. Now other cities are giving it a try.

by Kara Dansky

The Electronics Watch coalition has a plan: harness consumer power to hold tech giants accountable.
Posted Oct 22 2014 - 1:58pm
Though the territory’s street protests have largely died down, the pro-democracy movement proved it was in for the long haul.
Posted Oct 8 2014 - 2:17pm
What if, instead of accepting a future of climate catastrophe and private profits, we decide to change everything?
Posted Sep 16 2014 - 5:34pm

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Corporations have directed a gusher of money to climate-change deniers in Congress.

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Eighty percent of Americans want to hike wages, but powerful Republicans keep saying no.

Berkeley vs. Big Soda

Berkeley residents overwhelmingly support the measure, but beverage companies are fighting back.

Williston, North Dakota

Thanks in part to Williston, North Dakota, the United States surpassed Saudi Arabia in total oil and gas production, making the nation the number one consumer and producer of fossil fuels. 

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