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Trump’s Dangerous Spin on Puerto Rico’s Suffering

October 18, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] Last week, the public got a rare glimpse at the art of spinning a federal natural disaster response. On Friday, Bloomberg reporter Christopher Flavelle published excerpts […]

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Should We Rebuild Homes in Wildfire Zones?

October 16, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] If Northern California’s famous wineries could survive Prohibition, there’s no doubt they’ll make it through this year’s wildfires. That’s the attitude of Michael Honig, chairman of […]

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The Grandfather Of Alt-Science

October 12, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] Arthur B. Robinson, renegade chemist, failed politician, grandpa of the climate skeptics — and maybe, just maybe, our nation’s next scientist-in-chief — padded across the carpet […]

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The Toxic Air Covering Northern California

October 12, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] “It is completely unsafe to be here at this moment,” said Jennifer Franco, a resident of Fairfield, California, on Wednesday afternoon, as massive wildfires ripped through Santa Rosa and Napa […]

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The Toxic Air in California Is a Public Health Crisis

October 12, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] “It is completely unsafe to be here at this moment,” said Jennifer Franco, a resident of Fairfield, California, on Wednesday afternoon, as massive wildfires ripped through Santa Rosa and Napa […]

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Trump’s EPA Can’t Even Cook the Books Right

October 10, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] “The EPA’s mission is to ‘protect and enhance the quality of the Nation’s air resources,’ but…” That’s the most telling half a sentence in the Environmental […]

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