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Nika Knight, staff writer
Our window of time to act on climate may be shrinking even faster than previously thought. We may only have one year remaining before we lock in 1.5ºC of warming—the ideal goal outlined in the Paris climate agreement —after which we'll see catastrophic and irreversible climate shifts, many experts have warned . That's according to the ticking...
Thalif Deen, IPS News
The Security Council votes on resolution reiterating its demand that Israel immediately and completely cease all settlement activities in the occupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem. The vote was 14 in favour, with one abstention (United States). (Photo: UN Photo/Manuel Elias)
The United States has had a longstanding love-hate relationship with the United...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Israel is lashing out in the wake of last week's United Nations resolution that...