Far-right activists on social media telegraphed violence weeks in advance of the attack on the US Capitol
Trump supporters openly discussed forcing Congress and Vice President Pence to overturn the election results.
Jan. 8, 2021 • ~8 min
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As the UK hosts a key climate summit, the government announces an end to funding for overseas oil and gas.
Dec. 12, 2020 • ~6 min
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Who next occupies the White House could be decisive in the battle to limit global warming.
Oct. 20, 2020 • ~12 min
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Concern about climate change is growing, but there are big differences about the need for rapid action.
Sept. 20, 2020 • ~4 min
The latest survey results from the political science research project Bright Line Watch are in: US democracy gets just 61 out of 100.
Sept. 14, 2020 • ~9 min
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Zion Lights says a car-crash TV interview led her to rethink her support for Extinction Rebellion.
Sept. 10, 2020 • ~5 min
"...there has been almost no research on how racism drives activism, especially for young people." A new study investigates that relationship.
Sept. 9, 2020 • ~6 min
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New research suggests utilities are dragging their feet when it comes to embracing wind and solar.
Sept. 1, 2020 • ~4 min