America needs a democratic revolution

America needs a democratic revolution

The outcome of the 2020 presidential race is very much in question, but nobody — including President Donald Trump’s biggest boosters — thinks he stands much of a chance of winning more votes than former Vice President Joe Biden. Trump fell well short of that…

How America can leave fossil fuels behind

How America can leave fossil fuels behind

All of recorded human history has happened during a period in which the average global temperature didn’t change by more than 1°C. But the burning of fossil fuels has triggered a temperature rise projected to exceed 3°C by the end of the century. It will…

There might be a shortage of election poll workers. Corporate America wants to help.

There might be a shortage of election poll workers. Corporate America wants to help.

On August 31, Civic Alliance announced that more than 60 of its “member companies” — which include Starbucks, Old Navy, Target, and Microsoft — will work to encourage employees and consumers to serve as poll workers. The organization set a recruitment goal of 350,000 poll…

New audio proves it: Trump deliberately deceived America about the coronavirus

New audio proves it: Trump deliberately deceived America about the coronavirus

President Donald Trump admitted to publicly downplaying the real threat of Covid-19 for weeks, even as cities and states shut down and more Americans fell sick, according to excerpts and audio recordings from reporter Bob Woodward’s forthcoming book Rage. “I wanted to always play it…