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progressive social democrat, internationalist, conservationist

  • The Tragic Death of a German Exchange Student

    Diren D., a German high school student from Hamburg, wanted to get a taste of American freedom during an exchange year abroad. Instead, he ended up dead. Are American gun laws to blame? Diren D. was always the first to… Read More ›

  • U.S. Climate Has Already Changed, Study Finds, Citing Heat and Floods

    The effects of human-induced climate change are being felt in every corner of the United States, scientists reported Tuesday, with water growing scarcer in dry regions, torrential rains increasing in wet regions, heat waves becoming more common and more severe,… Read More ›