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A Thanksgiving Legacy: Fighting for Indigenous Food Sovereignty

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Global Food for Thought by Jayden Lim

“Thanksgiving must be a day to recognize the Indigenous fight against colonization and its legacies as we seek to reclaim our foods,” writes Jayden Lim.

A field of wheat is pictured as the sun sets.
Felix Mittermeier
Food and Agriculture

Europe Replaces Russia's Gas, Risks Climate Goals

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Global Insight by Chris Morris

Europe's attempts to diversify its gas supplies could have unintended and negative consequences for climate progress, writes Chris Morris.

Nord Stream gas pipeline
REUTERS
Climate and the Environment

The American Thanksgiving Table

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Running Numbers by Craig Kafura

This Thanksgiving, the Council survey team is serving up tables of data on turkey, pies, and politics.

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How Finance Could Transform the Climate Fight after COP27

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Global Insight by Chris Morris

The Barbados Plan and other climate finance proposals gained momentum at the United Nations' COP27 summit, argues Chris Morris

MARKUS SPISKE
Climate and the Environment

The Pandemic is Not "Over" for Everyone

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Running Numbers by Phillip Meng

President Joe Biden declared an end to the public health crisis, but many racial minority and lower-income groups around the world haven't moved on.

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How to Best Defend Taiwan

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Global Insight by Ethan Kessler

The strategy debate has serious implications for both Taipei and, by association, the United States, argues Ethan Kessler.

Taiwan flag in a room with an airplane
Taiwan Presidential Office
Defense and Security

Profiles of Power: Biden, Xi Discuss "Competition Without Conflict," Climate

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Global Insight by Chris Morris

While Biden and Xi met in Bali, the UN's COP27 climate summit in Sharm el-Sheikh is being re-energized by the discussion between the world leaders.

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Climate and the Environment

Native Food Sovereignty: Strengthening Connection to Culture

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Global Food for Thought by Julie Garreau

Community and family gardens provide the foundation for Native Food Sovereignty, and allow the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe to reclaim their local food system.

Three students participating in the CRYP Garden Club learn how to grind berries.
Julie Garreau
Food and Agriculture

Explainer: Eastern Europeans Split over Russia's War in Ukraine

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Running Numbers by Coauthors

Recent polls find a geographic divide in the region when it comes to public perceptions of the conflict.

Demonstrators take part in an anti-government protest rally in reaction to the energy crisis and soaring prices in Prague
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Public Opinion

Polling and a Political Earthquake in Vancouver

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Running Numbers by Phillip Meng

A center-right party’s landslide victory in one of North America’s most liberal cities offers a cautionary tale about polling in urban areas.

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City of Vancouver
Public Opinion