Pope Francis presents Trump with a ‘politically loaded gift’: His encyclical on climate change – The Washington Post

VATICAN CITY — On Wednesday, Pope Francis appeared to make his point with a gift. During an initially awkward meeting in Vatican City, Francis presented President #Trump with a signed copy of “Laudato Si” —… Read More

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A surprise victory for environmentalists on methane

THE SENATE last week delivered a surprise victory for environmentalists. Three Republicans joined with several energy-state Democrats to slow the Trump era’s wave of deregulation, preventing Congress from killing one of the Obama administration’s most… Read More

Trump’s Incredibly Dumb Bet on Coal

Trump’s Incredibly Dumb Bet on Coal

by Robert Reich When Donald Trump was running for president, he talked a lot about putting people back to work. And one of the industries he focused on most was the coal industry. He even… Read More