challenging religious privilege in public life



Bill Nye Goes On CNN And Drops A Truth Bomb On Republicans: ‘I Just Want To Remind Voters…’ (Video)

The truth is, there was a time in this country when politicians did blindly – and vigorously – defend big tobacco against the scientific claims.

The Middle East Runs out of Water

Much of the Middle East is running out of water due to such maladies as population growth and infrastructure-destroying warfare.

Climate change key in Syrian conflict – and it will trigger more war in future

Climate change was a key driver of the Syrian uprising, according to research which warns that global warming is likely to unleash more wars.

Birth control can help the planet

What is not so often mentioned is the extent to which continuing global population growth undermine the impact of emission reductions.

“Man can’t change climate,” only God can, says Senate chair of Environment & Public Works

Senator James Inhofe believes that climate may be changing but that it has absolutely nothing to do with human activity like burning fossil fuels.

Why we need to address population growth’s effects on global warming

By 2050, world population is expected to increase from its current level of about 7 billion to somewhere between 8 and 11 billion.

Climate Change is Real and Threatens Us All

Francis could earn the gratitude of the whole world by rescinding the Vatican’s irresponsible condemnation of contraception.

Overpopulation Negatively Affects Everything From Climate Change To Health Care

A review of nearly 200 research articles reveals how population growth is being downplayed and trivialized by scientists.

The Biggest Problem of All: The End of the World is Coming?

The democratic world is largely run by politicians whose main job is to get reelected, not to save the world.

Ignore climate change and 100m people will die by 2030, shocking new report claims

More than 100 million people will die and global economic growth will be cut by 3.2 percent of GDP by 2030.