by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on January 6, 2015
Despite the prevailing media narrative, West Africans have taken the battle against Ebola in their own hands.
by Zack Ford Posted on December 31, 2014
Transgender teenager Leelah Alcorn's death was a preventable tragedy. Acknowledging that truth is the first step in fixing the problem.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 29, 2014 Updated: December 29, 2014
"It would be a major failure on the part of everybody involved to have a lot of people die from malaria in the midst of the Ebola epidemic."
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 16, 2014
"The pledges made so far lead to earlier emission peaking in many countries, with 1-1.5 °C less total warming than without these policies, but not sufficient to meet the 2°C target."
by Jesse Vogel - Guest Contributor Posted on December 11, 2014 Updated: December 12, 2014
In the face of harassment and violence, Amazonian tribes are calling for protection of their homes and forests from fossil fuel development.
by Gwynne Taraska - Guest Contributor Posted on December 11, 2014
Isn't it time we all got along?
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 10, 2014 Updated: December 11, 2014
"States are not free to maintain or permit impunity for these grave crimes.”
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 10, 2014
The U.S.'s major contribution of $3 billion could be now be in jeopardy due to domestic politics.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 9, 2014 Updated: December 9, 2014
Previous estimates said developing countries would need to invest $70 to $100 billion per year through 2050. But a new U.N. report says it's more like $250 to $500 billion per year.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 9, 2014
Wars, violence, and weak health care infrastructure made it difficult for millions of children to live healthy lives.