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Investigation: How the Meat Industry is Climate-Washing its Polluting Business Model

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California Oil Lobby Seeks to Strip Environmental Protections for Groundwater Amid Drought

By Aaron Cantu. This story originally appeared in Capitol and Main and is republished here as part of Covering Climate Now, a global journalism...

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