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If you want to invest in the future of Apple, you better have a stake in the future of the planet. The post Apple CEO: Climate Change Deniers Should Take Their Money Out Of Apple Stock appeared first on ThinkProgress.
"There will be costs" to Russia interfering military in Ukraine's future, Obama warned on Friday. The post Obama Warns Russia Against Military Action In Ukraine appeared first on ThinkProgress.
How the Supreme Court could essentially impose an Arizona-style law on steroids nationwide. The post Arizona On Steroids appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The incident is the latest in a throw aggressive state self-defense laws into the spotlight. The post District Attorney Won’t Charge Resident Who Shot Dead Elderly Man With Alzheimer’s appeared first on ThinkProgress.
President Obama's critics have blamed him for high black unemployment rates, but now they don't like his new initiative aimed at those problems. The post Conservatives Outraged Obama Is Addressing Problems They Blamed On Him appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The moratorium will be in place until the council is assured fracking does not pose a danger to the health and well-being of Los Angeles residents. The post Los Angeles City Council Bans Fracking appeared first on ThinkProgress.
American exceptionalism is over, but not because the United States has decayed. Rather, the rest of the world has caught up. The post Cheering The Death Of American Exceptionalism appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Jeff Bezos, owner of the Washington Post and founder of Amazon -- a company is built around technology and hard-nosed accounting -- must be accountable for the unadulterated anti-science nonsense of columnists like Charles Krauthammer and George Will. The post Paging Jeff Bezos: George Will Compares Climate Scientists To Nazis appeared first on ThinkProgress.
If two pending Supreme Court cases are decided in the plaintiffs' favor, all the nightmare scenarios imagined in the debate over the Arizona bill could become very real. The post An Upcoming Supreme Court Case Could Impose Arizona’s Anti-Gay Bill On The Entire Country appeared first on ThinkProgress.
One of Bitcoin’s largest exchanges, Mt. Gox, filed for bankruptcy Friday to protect against massive losses and could push the currency to accept at least some level of government oversight. The post Why Bitcoin Lovers Better Get Used To The Idea Of More Rules And Regulations appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The same right-wing group that pushed for the "religious liberty" bill that sparked a national firestorm is also behind a new effort to close abortion clinics. The post After Failing To Pass Anti-Gay Bill, Arizona Turns Its Attention To Attacking Abortion Rights appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The profitable private incarceration firm will be subject to federal monitoring at all of its facilities. The post Private Prison Firm Agrees To Nationwide Settlement After Widespread Claims Of Violence appeared first on ThinkProgre...
The average effective income tax rate for giant, profitable companies from 2008 to 2012 was just 19.4 percent. The post A Third Of America’s Most Successful Corporations Pay Less Than A 10 Percent Income Tax Rate appeared first on ThinkProgress.
"Voters support doing the right thing on climate," Taylor-Miesle wrote. "Candidates would do well to pay attention." The post New Poll: Red State Voters Support EPA Climate Change Plan appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Wind energy kept prices 40 percent lower than they would've otherwise been during the country's recent heat waves, while distributed solar power cut demand. The post Australia’s Renewables Are Driving Down Costs And Keeping Electricity Reliable In Extreme Heat appeared first on ThinkProgress.
A $90 million World Bank loan to Uganda is now being put on hold indefinitely thanks to its recently enacted anti-gay law. The post Uganda Sees Financial Backlash From Anti-Gay Law appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Adriana Ramirez was close to becoming a citizen until she professed her secular moral beliefs. The post Immigration Agency Rejects Woman’s Citizenship Application Because Of Her Secular Beliefs appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Here's how employers justify firing pregnant employees. The post This Is What Discrimination Against Pregnant Workers Looks Like appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Some say that a too-close relationship between the state DENR and Duke Energy set the stage for the February spill. The post North Carolinians Pressure Duke Energy To Clean Up Coal Ash Spill appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Lupita Nyong'o used to wish her skin was lighter. Today, it's part of the reason she's become a fashion icon. The post Lupita Nyong’o Takes On Beauty Standards In An Amazing–And Depressing–Speech At Essence appeared first on ThinkProgress.