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While Trump cuts environmental protections, Democrats debate climate change -- when reporters give them a chance. CNN didn’t ask until the second half of the latest debate.

The climate debate and impeachment

While Trump cuts environmental protections, Democrats debate climate change -- when reporters give them a chance. CNN didn’t ask until the second half of the latest debate.

from To the Point

The biggest story of modern times is bad for audience ratings. To save money, news outlets are hiding the truth of environmental disaster.

Should ‘Climate Change’ be ‘Climate Crisis?’

The biggest story of modern times is bad for audience ratings. To save money, news outlets are hiding the truth of environmental disaster.

from To the Point

President Trump shook much of the world yesterday with his comment on future threats from North Korea. "They will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen."

Two inexperienced leaders and the prospect of nuclear war

President Trump shook much of the world yesterday with his comment on future threats from North Korea. "They will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen."

from To the Point

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