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These Two Graphs Show Our Climate Goals Are Doomed

by: Blaine Skrainka

Don't be frightened, we've got GIFs too!

Tags: Bill McKibben, Blaine Skrainka, Brad Plummer, Climate Change, Environment, Global Warming, Green, IPCC, world, World Bank

WILD Wire: Wealth by race is worse than you’d think

by: Blaine Skrainka

The wealth gap between minorities and whites has not improved over the past three decades.

Tags: Blaine Skrainka, inequality, Urban Institute, WILD Wire, world
Washington's Redskins nickname a racist slur

WILD Wire: ‘Redskin’ inextricably linked to history of suffering and dispossession

by: Blaine Skrainka

Navajo Nation votes to oppose the NFL team name despite owner's best marketing efforts to repair image.

Tags: Blaine Skrainka, Daniel Snyder, Racism, Washington Redskins, WILD Wire

Sweden Treats Addicts as People, Tackles Heroin with Fashion

by: Benjamin Lindsay

It seems that Sweden is mastering its approach to addiction—the U.S. should take note.

Tags: Addiction, America, charity, Fashion, Heroin, Social Justice, Stadsmission, Sweden
Fox News climate denial

WILD Wire: Less than 1/3 of Fox News climate segments are accurate (shocker!)

by: Blaine Skrainka

Fox News misleads you 72% of the time when it comes to climate change.

Tags: Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, climate denial, Fox News, Global Warming, The Wild Magazine, WILD Wire, world

4 Simple Things You Need to Know about the new IPCC Report on Climate Change

by: Blaine Skrainka

The U.N. suggests that local officials, the private sector, and individuals should stop waiting and start acting.

Tags: AR5, Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, Environment, Global Warming, Green, IPCC, The Wild Magazine, world

In Case You Missed It

by: Blaine Skrainka

ICYMI: A new IPCC climate report; LGBT right advance in Lebanon; Obamacare exceeds enrollment goals; and a jarring portrait of domestic violence.

Tags: Blaine Skrainka, ICYMI, news, Politics, The Wild Magazine, world
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Privacy Reclaimed: The Proposed N.S.A. Alterations

by: Bianca Ozeri

Obama makes moves toward N.S.A. reformation; somewhere in Russia, Snowden smiles.

Tags: Bianca Ozeri, data surveillance, edward snowned, nsa reform, obama administration, The Wild Magazine
Yida Refugee Camp Struggles To Cope With Population Swelling

WILD Wire: Climate Change is getting worse and we’re not doing much about it, says IPCC

by: Blaine Skrainka

Every six years or so, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) releases a massive three-part report aimed at policy makers describing the latest broad scientific consensus on climate change. Last September, the IPCC release part […]

Tags: Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, Global Warming, The Wild Magazine, WILD Wire
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The Contrarian Complex

by: Blaine Skrainka

This week the IPCC released an apocalyptish report on how the climate is affecting the Earth's ecosystems, the economy and peoples' livelihoods. We examine the concerted right-wing effort to hide the facts.

Tags: Aaron M. McCright, Alan Robock, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Legislative Exchange Council, American Meteorological Society, Bill McKibben, Blaine Skrainka, Catholicism, Cato Institute, chris christie, Christianity, Christopher Monckton, Climate Change, Climate Change Denial: Heads in the Sand, climate denial, Climategate, Global Warming, GOP, Green, Heartland Institute, IPCC, James Inhofe, John Cook, John Fasullo, Kevin Trenberth, Marco Rubio, Mitt Romney, NASA, National Academy of Sciences, National Center for Atmospheric Research, NOAA, Obama, Rand Paul, Republicans, SkepticalScience.com, Tea Party, Ted Cruz, Ted Kaczynski, UNICEF, World Bank