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SAG and PGA Awards 2020: What the ‘Parasite’ and ‘1917’ Wins Mean for a Tight Oscar Race

After this weekend's SAG, PGA, and Eddie Awards, "Parasite" and "1917" each picked up momentum, while "The Irishman" lost it.

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'Where Is the Hope?' After Juliana v. U.S. Lawsuit Gets Tossed by Federal Court

An appeals court tossed out the landmark youth climate lawsuit Juliana v. United States Friday, arguing that the courts are not the place to resolve the climate crisis.

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How One Utah Community Fought the Fracking Industry — and Won

Kanab, a small Utah town that’s home to the famous Best Friends Animal Society, took an unconventional path to face down a frac sand mine that threatened the region’s aquifer.

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UN Biodiversity Chief: Humans Risk Living in an 'Empty World' With 'Catastrophic' Consequences

Talk is cheap, says the acting executive secretary of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity, who begged governments around the world to make sure that 2020 is not another year of co...

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Slavery, and American Racism, Were Born in Genocide

Martin Luther King Jr. saw something essential about our nation: Imperial expansion west over stolen Indian land shaped and deepened the American Revolution’s relationship to slavery.

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A European Green Deal Will Not Work Without Refocusing Productivity | naked capitalism

A welfare-oriented European Green Deal needs to focus on resource and energy productivity, not raising labour productivity.

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Climate Refugees Can’t Be Sent Back, Says UN in Landmark Decision

Refugees fleeing the impending effects of the climate crisis cannot be forced to return home, according to a new decision by the United Nations Human Rights Committee.

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Climate Change Tops World Economic Forum Agenda, Both Greta Thunberg and Trump Expected to Attend

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg is returning to the Swiss ski resort of Davos for the 2020 World Economic Forum with a strong and clear message: put an end to the fossil fuel "madness."

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Watch David Lynch Interrogate a Monkey in His New Netflix Short Film

Titled "What Did Jack Do?", the 17-minute film is Netflix's gift to Lynch fans on his 74th birthday.

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Dr. King, Poor People, and the Need for Compassion

The full name of the March on Washington was “The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.”

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