October 16, 2019 | A new study shows just how bad a nuclear war could get. We need a plan to eliminate this risk permanently.
Articles by Olivia Alperstein
August 2, 2019 | Seventy-four years after Hiroshima and Nagasaki, a No First Use pledge would make our country — and the world — much safer.
June 12, 2019 | For already vulnerable populations, the health risks of extreme weather events can be deadly.
March 5, 2019 | No one wants a nuclear war, ever. Why don't we have a policy against starting one?
January 9, 2019 | Mercury regulations save 11,000 lives each year. Now, the EPA wants to weaken them.
October 31, 2018 | Consider this your all-hands-on-deck, siren-blaring warning that we need to act now or forever hold our peace.
October 2, 2018 | As President Trump gave a belligerent address at the UN, lawmakers rolled out legislation to ban “low-yield” nukes that raise the risk of conflict.
September 19, 2018 | The White House wants to clear the way for frackers to release more methane, which poisons communities and torches the climate.
July 11, 2018 | If Americans lose the right to privacy enshrined in Roe, they'll lose a lot more than abortion access.
June 27, 2018 | Pride Month is about fighting for the simple right to live as you are and love who you love without fear.
May 2, 2018 | The same guy who spent $31,000 of taxpayer money on office furniture wants to triple the rent America's poorest people pay.
April 4, 2018 | American taxpayers are helping to fight someone else’s war in Yemen, and the blood is on our hands.
January 24, 2018 | By speaking to current evils in the real world, the new Star Wars films should strike a powerful chord in all of us.
November 1, 2017 | We don't actually have to cut taxes on the rich, slash services for everyone, and blow a hole in the deficit.
August 16, 2017 | They act from the cowardly fear that valuing someone else's life devalues their own.