A Native American Environmental Proverb — JoAnn Chateau

Native Americans are America’s oldest environmentalists…

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Meredith Buying Time Inc. for About $1.8 Billion

Meredith Corp. announced Sunday that it is buying Time Inc. for about $1.8 billion, a deal CEO Stephen Lacy called “a transformative and financially compelling growth opportunity” that joins two giant magazine companies. Meredith brings with it a magazine portfolio that includes Better Homes & Gardens, Family Circle, allrecipes and Shape…

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‘The Demon of Death Valley’: Read TIME’s Original Report on the 1969 Manson Family Arrests

Charles Manson, who has died at age 83, was a man who had turned to crime early in life but whose name will likely always be most associated with one particularly shocking period in the late 1960s…

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Listen to the haunting impact that humans have had on the natural world

Ecologist and musician Bernie Krause has made it his life’s work to record the planet’s vanishing soundscapes. Here’s why we need to tune into the environment. Imagine, for a moment, a forest without the chirps of birds. A pond without the croak of frogs. A savannah without the trumpeting of elephants…

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What a Work of Art Can Teach Us About Dishonest Portrayals of Immigrants

Mayra’s eyes stared upward, unblinking despite the desert sun. Her eyes—or, rather, a massive photograph of them—were the centerpiece of a picnic and installation by the French artist JR that united residents on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border in October. JR chose Mayra, who is a “Dreamer”—or a young undocumented immigrant…

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