Stories tagged "debate"

June 25, 2019

Climate Protests Breaking Out in NYC and DC

By Alexandra Patel and Monica Medina On Saturday, outside The New York Times building, 70 Extinction Rebellion protestors were arrested as they demanded greater coverage of the climate crisis by the notable news company.  Similarly, activists from the Sunrise Movement...

June 23, 2019

The Week Ahead: June 24th-28th

Happy Monday – thanks for starting your week with us!  We hope you had a great weekend filled with summer fun — including some outdoor time.  This week’s news will be dominated by the first debate between twenty of the Democratic contenders, more on...

June 21, 2019

How Do the Democratic Candidates Stack Up on the Climate Crisis?

By Monica Medina and Miro Korenha The first of the Democratic debates will take place this week. The Democratic Party refuses to hold a debate focused on climate change, and the candidates are likely to get only one question – if that – on this important topic. The...