Nearly 200 nations agree to universal emissions limits

Negotiators representing nearly 200 nations in Katowice, Poland, on Saturday agreed to universal greenhouse gas emissions limits intended to mitigate global climate change. “It is not easy to find agreement on a deal so specific and technical,” said Polish economist Michal Kurtyka, who is leading the United Nations negotiations. “Through this package you have made […]

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Smashing the clichés about millennials

The smartest insight and analysis, from all perspectives, rounded up from around the web: For years, millennials have been caricatured as a generation of “hipster brats” who “fritter away our paychecks on avocado toast” instead of buying cars and houses and becoming economically productive citizens, said Catherine Rampell at The Washington Post. Actually, “they’re just […]

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