Most Recent Content from: David Brand

  • Article: Leonardo DiCaprio Tweets His Support for New York's New Climate Change Effort
    Environment

    Leonardo DiCaprio Tweets His Support for New York's New Climate Change Effort

    By David Brand|Jan. 11, 2018

    He’s lending his titanic celebrity to the divestment campaign. Read more

  • Article: Yet Another Young Woman Died in a Menstrual Hut
    Water & Sanitation

    Yet Another Young Woman Died in a Menstrual Hut

    By David Brand|Jan. 10, 2018

    The ancient custom is dangerous. Read more

  • Article: New York City Is Making Diaper Stations Mandatory in Bathrooms — Including the Men's Room
    Water & Sanitation

    New York City Is Making Diaper Stations Mandatory in Bathrooms — Including the Men's Room

    By David Brand|Jan. 10, 2018

    “Newsflash: it’s the 21st century – dads change diapers now.” Read more

  • Article: This Team of Climate Change Experts Is Reuniting Months After Trump Disbanded Them
    Environment

    This Team of Climate Change Experts Is Reuniting Months After Trump Disbanded Them

    By David Brand|Jan. 5, 2018

    Undeterred by deniers in high office, the team is back together to fight global warming. Read more

  • Article: 7 Ways to Recycle Your Christmas Tree and Help the Planet
    Environment

    7 Ways to Recycle Your Christmas Tree and Help the Planet

    By David Brand|Jan. 5, 2018

    O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree — How lovely are thy uses. Read more

  • Article: The Week's Best Photos Prove 2018 Is Off to a Historic Start
    Citizenship

    The Week's Best Photos Prove 2018 Is Off to a Historic Start

    By Olivia Kestin  and  David Brand|Jan. 5, 2018

    With 22 women in the US Senate and major protests in Iran, the new year is already making history. Read more

  • Article: 42% of US Women Have Been Period-Shamed and 29% Won’t Do This Activity
    Water & Sanitation

    42% of US Women Have Been Period-Shamed and 29% Won’t Do This Activity

    By David Brand|Jan. 5, 2018

    A survey conducted by Thinx revealed just how pervasive period shame is in the US. Read more

  • Article: It's 2018 and People in the US Are Actually Drinking 'Raw Water' by Choice
    Water & Sanitation

    It's 2018 and People in the US Are Actually Drinking 'Raw Water' by Choice

    By David Brand|Jan. 4, 2018

    "Raw water" fans want unfiltered water, while millions are at risk of dying from unclean sources. Read more