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Accidents and Disasters news and analysis from The Nation
February 15, 2022
“Return to Normal” Has Pushed Schools to a Crisis Point
How do you run a school without enough staff?
December 20, 2021
NBA and NFL to America: Drop Dead
The major sports leagues have decided that the show must go on, body count be damned.
December 20, 2021
Life Circa 2050 Will Be Bad. Really Bad.
Future widespread suffering won’t be caused by some unforeseen disaster but by all-too-obvious, painfully predictable reasons.
December 16, 2021
This Is Life After the Dixie Fire
People in high places with money to share are not riding over the ridge to our rescue.
Jane Braxton Little
November 26, 2021
When Real Life Feels More Like Science Fiction
As almost happened in
The War of the Worlds
, we could kiss this planet goodbye—and if that’s not science fiction transformed into fact of the first order, what is?
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October 27, 2021
How Climate Change and Gang Violence Intersect in Honduras
As climate impacts worsen in this struggling country, migration increases and that puts many in danger of gang violence.
October 22, 2021
Who Will Be the Barbara Lee of the Next Great Disaster?
And will we believe her this time?
October 5, 2021
Somebody Should Probably Do Something
But why break tradition, you know?
September 24, 2021
Daniel Foote’s Resignation Resounds Like Thunder
The departing special envoy to Haiti undiplomatically tells the truth about US policy.
September 23, 2021
School Shootings Are More Than Just an American Issue
Over the past two decades, America has seen more than two dozen deadly school shootings. This year, gun violence in schools has spread to Russia.