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Lauren McCauley: Wilder Fires and Rising Waters, Climate Impacts Coming to America’s Door

Pair of new studies show how American climate refugees will ‘reshape’ population landscape of the nation. Americans in many cases have been slow to acknowledge the real threats posed by … Continue reading

April 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Lauren McCauley: Americans Bracing for More War Under Trigger-Happy Trump

‘It is as if he has discovered the keys to the family gun cabinet’ ┬áThe American public is bracing for war now that President Donald Trump has seemingly stumbled upon … Continue reading

April 17, 2017 · 1 Comment

Lauren McCauley: Sioux Activists Defy Lawsuit, Vow Continued Resistance Against Dakota Pipeline

Developers of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access (also known as the Bakken) Pipeline filed suit in federal court on Monday against members of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe, whose days-long … Continue reading

August 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lauren McCauley: As Green Party Nominee, Jill Stein Says She Wants to Assume Mantle of Sanders’ Revolution

The Green Party convention in Houston, Texas reached its climax August 6 with presidential nominee Jill Stein calling on the American left to turn its back on the “two corporate … Continue reading

August 9, 2016 · 2 Comments

Lauren McCauley: Fear the Hate — If Trump is “Tanking,” Why Is He Tied with Clinton in National Poll?

Brexit serves as troubling backdrop to latest U.S. election polling numbers. “Hate winning.” That’s the troubling explanation provided by Quinnipiac University on Wednesday as its latest national poll showed that … Continue reading

July 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lauren McCauley: ‘Rigged’ 2016 Election Has Voters Feeling Helpless, Unheard, and Ashamed

A new poll found that 90 percent of voters lack confidence in the country’s political system. This year’s presidential primary has left many voters feeling helpless and alienated from their … Continue reading

June 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lauren McCauley: Turning Point in Climate Fight as AGs Unite to Target Exxon Crimes

In a move many are hailing as a “turning point” in the climate fight, 20 state Attorneys General on Tuesday launched an unprecedented, multi-state effort to investigate and prosecute the … Continue reading

March 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lauren McCauley: NASA Drops Major Bomb in ‘March Toward Ever-Warmer Planet’

NASA this weekend released new data which shows that February 2016 was not only the hottest in recorded history, but it soared past all previous records, prompting scientists to describe … Continue reading

March 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lauren McCauley: With Women’s Rights on the Line, Groups Demand Supreme Court #StoptheSham

The U.S. Supreme Court, with one vacant seat, heard oral arguments on Wednesday in what is widely believed to be the most consequential reproductive rights case since Roe v. Wade, … Continue reading

March 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

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