The US's future in space is largely in the hands of private companies whose work is filled with uncertainty, leaving NASA to rely on Russia.
The largest delisting of protected federal lands in US history will harm species and exacerbate climate change.
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Dr. Spence is Associate Professor of Political Science and Africana Studies at Johns Hopkins University. His first book is Stare in the Darkness: The Limits of Hip-hop and Black Politics.