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Senior politicians in both parties have become so intoxicated by the idea of an American surge in energy production that they have lost their senses.
According to the IPCC’s latest report, global warming is already hurting people, especially the poor, and is bound to get worse in the years ahead.
The fate of public sector unionism lies with a single Supreme Court justice—and not the one you’d want.
What happens when a computer sets your schedule?
Now that household items connect to the Internet, what people do with their private lives will be monitored ever more closely.
The conservative businessman and activist talks to The Nation about his unlikely support for raising the minimum wage, his views on immigration and more.
Most states shut down their debtors’ prisons more than 100 years ago; in 2005, Harpersville, Alabama, opened one back up.
International law can be a powerful advocacy tool for improving economic and social policy.
The pathbreaking CHAMACOS study has detected developmental problems in children born to mothers who toiled in California’s treated fields—but will anything change?
By pouring money into politics, pesticide companies have beat back attempts to protect the public.
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