Environment and Health
Americans aren’t stocking up on toilet paper because we fear a virus. It’s because we fear our system won’t protect us.
Something ought to be done.
Putting politics ahead of science is a prescription for disaster when you face a pandemic.
The former Indiana governor presided over the state’s worst ever HIV outbreak. His ignorance made it worse.
Epidemiologists say it’s no coincidence Americans now live shorter lives than their counterparts in more equal economies.
Pence’s disastrous public health record makes him the natural choice to lead Trump’s coronavirus response.
There are few clearer ways to see an administration’s choices than its budget. Here’s what we found in the president’s.
In our corporate-run health system, consumer “choices” are shaped entirely by profit-seeking monopolists.
The flu kills far more people than coronavirus. The panic isn’t just irrational — it’s taking on a darker edge.
Blowing up mountains, bulldozing sacred sites, guzzling groundwater — the wall is turning border ecosystems into a grim dystopia.