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Inheriting the WindBags

Max Boot in the Washington Post: Why is the United States the only wealthy country where novel coronavirus cases are hitting new highs while elsewhere the virus is being contained? A lot of it has to do with the rejection of…

Oil and Environmental Racism

Amazon Watch: The murders of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor have catalyzed a seismic and long-overdue shift in support for the Movement for Black Lives and to defund the police. At the same time, the climate justice movement has finally begun to…

Nitrous Oxide: No Laughing Matter in Permafrost

Nitrous Oxide – more powerful than methane. Nature Reviews: Soils are sources of the potent greenhouse gas nitrous oxide (N2O) globally, but emissions from permafrost-affected soils have been considered negligible owing to nitrogen (N) limitation. Recent measurements of N2O emissions…

Biden’s Big Tent on Climate Change

Above, Varshini Prakash, the executive director of the Sunrise Movement, recaps her participation in the Joe Biden Climate Coalition over recent months. She is “cautiously optimistic”. New York Times: In recent weeks, supporters of Mr. Biden and of Senator Bernie…

Young Conservatives Tired of Denial

Thomson – Reuters News: NEW YORK, June 22 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – A group of young conservatives has urged the United States to rebuild the post-pandemic economy with clean energy to help combat climate change, joining the ranks of Republicans…