#Study

  • Article: White People Cause Most Air Pollution in US, but Black and Hispanic Communities Suffer: Report
    Environment

    White People Cause Most Air Pollution in US, but Black and Hispanic Communities Suffer: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 12, 2019

    “There are more deaths from air pollution than from murders and car crashes combined.” Read more

  • Article: Women Have Only 75% of the Economic Rights of Men: World Bank
    Girls & Women

    Women Have Only 75% of the Economic Rights of Men: World Bank

    March 1, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Researchers examined whether women had equal rights under the law in 187 countries. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Is Making Workers Less Productive: Report
    Health

    Air Pollution Is Making Workers Less Productive: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 7, 2019

    Whatever revenue gains come from environmental deregulation are likely wiped out. Read more

  • Article: You're Eating 2,000 Microplastics Each Year Through Table Salt: Report
    Environment

    You're Eating 2,000 Microplastics Each Year Through Table Salt: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 18, 2018

    Microplastics pervade the planet. Read more

  • Article: Half of Britons Think You Can't Refuse Sex Once Undressed
    Girls & Women

    Half of Britons Think You Can't Refuse Sex Once Undressed

    Sept. 26, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Many also said it wasn't fair to turn down sex if you'd been bought a drink. Read more

  • Article: Lawyers Are Facing Persistent Racial and Gender Bias at Work, Survey Shows
    Girls & Women

    Lawyers Are Facing Persistent Racial and Gender Bias at Work, Survey Shows

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 7, 2018

    Women of color reported feeling the highest levels of bias. Read more

  • Article: There Are More Trees Today Than There Were 30 Years Ago: Study
    Environment

    There Are More Trees Today Than There Were 30 Years Ago: Study

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 13, 2018

    But that’s not necessarily a good thing. Read more

  • Article: The US Remains the Dominant Power in Asia: Report
    Citizenship

    The US Remains the Dominant Power in Asia: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|May 10, 2018

    "Tensions between Asian powers will define war and peace in the 21st century.” Read more