Venice Floods: Climate Change Behind Highest Tide in 50 Years

Reading Time: 2 minutes Climate Change Intensifies Lake Erie’s Toxic Algae Blooms (Gerry) From the Chicago Tribune: “Every year, an

Microsoft to Apply California Privacy Rules for All Users Nationwide

Reading Time: 2 minutes Judge Rules Against Suspicionless Search of Travelers’ Devices (Reader Steve) The author writes, “U.S. District Judge

Deadly Virus Spreads Among Marine Mammals as Arctic Ice Melts

Reading Time: 2 minutes Fracking May Indeed Be Causing Earthquakes in Texas (Judy) From the Dallas Morning News: “Since Texas

Is Amazon an Even Bigger Threat to Privacy Than Facebook?

Reading Time: 2 minutes California’s Criminal Cops (Reader Steve) The author writes, “More than 80 law enforcement officers working today

These Are the Cities That Will Drown First as the Seas Rise

Reading Time: 2 minutes South Carolina Prisoners Appeal to UN for Relief From Torturous Conditions (Chris) From Truthout: “Prisoners held

Climate Change: A ‘Clear and Unequivocal’ Emergency

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Asia’s ‘Coal Addiction’ Must End, UN Chief Warns

Reading Time: 2 minutes How Gaggle Surveils Every Document, Email, Chat, and Picture That Students Create (Mili) From Buzzfeed News:

Border Agents Can Now Get Classified Intelligence Information

Reading Time: 2 minutes Government Officials Around the Globe Targeted for Hacking Through WhatsApp (DonkeyHotey) From Reuters: “Senior government officials

What a 150-Year-Old Gun Tells Us About the End of Colt’s AR-15

Reading Time: 2 minutes Purge of More Than 300,000 Voter Registrations Planned in Georgia (Reader Pat) From the Atlanta Journal-Constitution:

Why Facebook’s News Tab May Not Be Enough

Reading Time: 2 minutes North Carolina Judge Tosses Current Congressional Map (Reader Steve) The author writes, “North Carolina judges on

Distinct US Culture at Risk of Losing Island Home to Climate Crisis

Reading Time: 2 minutes Wall Street Spends Millions to Buy Up Washington State Water (Reader Steve) From the Seattle Times: