News and Features
Of all the panicked and irrational reactions to Ebola, the outrageous treatment of volunteers like Kaci Hickox and Ryan Boyko is the most dangerous.
Obamacare Loses Power as a Campaign Issue
—Headline, The New York Times
Escalation is now a structural fact embedded in the war in the Middle East and the Ebola crisis here at home.
On Wednesday November, 5 at 7pm EST, Pollitt joins MSNBC’s Irin Carmon and the New School’s Terri Gordon for a live event.
For years, radioactive waste has seeped into swampland, canals—even drinking water. Now a few families are fighting to hold the polluters accountable.
Berkeley residents overwhelmingly support the measure, but beverage companies are fighting back.
How the WHO’s blindness and Western biases let the Ebola epidemic run wild.
Nearly $9 billion per year is spent locking up people struggling with mental illness.
A swift international response could have contained the outbreak.
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