A year after the country decriminalized domestic violence, women feel the consequences.

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A year after the country decriminalized domestic violence, women feel the
consequences.

Such activists face an outright war on women in Russia. The numbers of dead

are
staggering: 14,000 Russian women die annually from domestic
violence-related injuries.
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The Reckoning – Global Warming’s Terrifying New Math (long) – Bill McKibben 

If the pictures of those towering wildfires in Colorado haven’t convinced you, or the size of your AC bill this summer, here are some hard numbers about climate change: June broke or tied 3,215 high-temperature records across the United States. That followed the warmest May on record for the Northern Hemisphere – the 327th consecutive month in which the temperature of the entire globe exceeded the 20th- century average, the odds of which occurring by simple chance were 3.7 x 10-99, a number considerably larger than the number of stars in the universe.

Source: The Reckoning – Global Warming’s Terrifying New Math (long) – Bill McKibben | Portside