US Politics

The Politics of Hate

Donald Trump might not drink alcohol, but he is fueled by another addiction, probably more dangerous: the roar of the crowd. After every brief period of detox in Washington, surrounded

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Environment

Megacities

The UN predicts that the current world population of seven and a half billion could grow to more than 11 billion by the end of the century and that somewhere

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US Politics

Bob Woodward’s “Fear”

Almost half a century later, the ghost of the scandal that launched Woodward’s career haunts the Trump White House. Bob Woodward’s “Fear” belongs on a shelf with the literature of

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US Politics

Things are really heating up

In one week, President Trump lost or came dangerously close to losing four of his most loyal allies. Three people have switched sides completely, which could mean more political and

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Environment

China’s urban waste pickers

Rarely do we stop and question where our waste goes and who collects and sorts it. Waste pickers work at the margins of our lives, removing things we don’t want to see.

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