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President Obama has joined almost 150 world leaders in Paris today for a two-week climate change conference.

Paris Climate Talks

President Obama has joined almost 150 world leaders in Paris today for a two-week climate change conference.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The scientific consensus is that global warming is already changing the world as we've come to know it.

When Progress on Climate Change Still Spells Disaster

The scientific consensus is that global warming is already changing the world as we've come to know it.

from To the Point

It seems like yesterday that oil prices were going up—pushing the price of gasoline along with them. Oh, how times have changed.

When Oil Falls, Who Wins?

It seems like yesterday that oil prices were going up—pushing the price of gasoline along with them. Oh, how times have changed.

from To the Point

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The movements of the sixties, which are captured in detail in Mike Davis and Jon Wiener’s new book Set the Night on Fire, are seen as wildly successful.

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Centers for Disease Control director Robert Redfield testified before Congress on Wednesday, imploring the public to wear masks.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about Steve Bannon’s arrest and the charges against him, and another investigation into Trump Organization finances.

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from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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from Press Play with Madeleine Brand