Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time’s Person of the Year
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Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time’s Person of the Year

NEW YORK/MADRID (Reuters) – Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swede who inspired millions of young people to take action against climate change, has been named Time Magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019.Thunberg launched a grassroots campaign at the age of 15 by skipping school every Friday to demonstrate outside Swedish parliament, pushing for her government…

The Energy Upside to Ilhan Omar’s Trillion-Dollar Public Housing Plan
Green Energy

The Energy Upside to Ilhan Omar’s Trillion-Dollar Public Housing Plan

Photo: GettyThe nation’s 1.3 million public housing units are woefully underprepared for the worsening climate crisis. Nearly half a million government-subsidized households are in flood plains, and when climate disaster hits, affordable units are less likely to get rebuilt.Though public housing isn’t in great shape, the nation could desperately use more of it. Since January…

Kamala Decamps, Iowa’s Still Crowded, Trump’s Still Trump
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Kamala Decamps, Iowa’s Still Crowded, Trump’s Still Trump

Opinion|Kamala Decamps, Iowa’s Still Crowded, Trump’s Still TrumpFor Democrats, it’s Des Moines for the holidays.Dec. 4, 2019Kamala Harris in Charleston, S.C., in February.Credit…Damon Winter/The New York TimesKamala Harris is out! This is big news. The Democratic presidential field is shrinking. We’ve got only 15 people left. Twenty-six fewer than the House Judiciary Committee. Smaller than…

Former ‘Top Gear’ host Jeremy Clarkson called Greta Thunberg ‘mad and dangerous’ in his latest tirade against the 16-year-old climate activist
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Former ‘Top Gear’ host Jeremy Clarkson called Greta Thunberg ‘mad and dangerous’ in his latest tirade against the 16-year-old climate activist

Jeremy Clarkson has publically attacked Greta Thunberg for the third time in two weeks saying she’s “mad and dangerous.”The television presenter was promoting his latest season of “The Grand Tour: Seamen” on Australian show “Sunrise” when he began ranting about the 16-year-old environmentalist.”She’s causing young children sleepless nights with her idiocy,” he said.While he admitted…