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  • 'Tis the Season to Be Frightened

    Ebola, Dengue fever, West Nile virus ... Republican ideology created some of these threats in the first place, or managed to make others worse. The climate crisis, which Republicans dismiss en masse, is a key ingredient in all of them.

  • The 0.01 Percent's "I Reap All" Accounts

    At least 9,000 wealthy Americans have amassed $5 million-plus sized IRAs. Multimillionaires and billionaires are shielding vast fortunes from taxation with monstrously huge IRAs.

Barbara Rose Johnston

Barbara Rose Johnston

Barbara Rose Johnston is an environmental anthropologist at the Center for Political Ecology in Santa Cruz, California. Her efforts to document the human environmental impact of nuclear weapons testing and the experiences of hosting the cold war nuclear enterprise are published in her edited volume, "Half-lives and Half-truths: Confronting the Radioactive Legacies of the Cold War" (SAR Press, 2007) and the co-authored book, "Consequential Damages of Nuclear War: The Rongelap Report with Holly Barker" (Left Coast Press 2008). Her most recent book is "Life and Death Matters: Human Rights, Environment, and Social Justice" (Left Coast Press 2011).

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Barbara Rose Johnston

Barbara Rose Johnston

Barbara Rose Johnston is an environmental anthropologist at the Center for Political Ecology in Santa Cruz, California. Her efforts to document the human environmental impact of nuclear weapons testing and the experiences of hosting the cold war nuclear enterprise are published in her edited volume, "Half-lives and Half-truths: Confronting the Radioactive Legacies of the Cold War" (SAR Press, 2007) and the co-authored book, "Consequential Damages of Nuclear War: The Rongelap Report with Holly Barker" (Left Coast Press 2008). Her most recent book is "Life and Death Matters: Human Rights, Environment, and Social Justice" (Left Coast Press 2011).

Other articles by this author

Marshall Islanders Stand Before UN Council

By Barbara Rose Johnston, SpeakOut | Op-Ed

Waking Up to a Nuclear Nightmare

By Barbara Rose Johnston, Truthout | News Analysis