Emily Atkin
Emily Atkin

Emily Atkin is a staff writer for the New Republic.

Science
July 19 2018 12:21 PMFEMA Isn’t Ready for Hurricane Season to StartIts performance in 2017 was disastrous. Don’t expect much more in 2018.
Climate Desk
Nov. 6 2017 9:00 AMEnding the “War on Coal” Could Cause a Public Health CrisisThe Trump administration doesn’t seem to care.
Climate Desk
Aug. 25 2017 6:05 PMTrump Isn’t Ready for HarveyThe hurricane could bring unprecedented flooding to Texas. The president’s administration may not be prepared to handle it.
Climate Desk
April 13 2017 12:24 PMScott Pruitt Picked the Wrong Coal Mine for His Pro-Coal SpeechThe owners of the mine have been trying to get out of the coal business for years.
Science
May 17 2018 2:46 PMHurricane Season Is About to Start Again, and We’re Nowhere Near ReadyMany places are still recovering from last year’s storms.
Climate Desk
Sept. 14 2017 1:22 PMThe Poop Problem Hurricane Irma Left BehindFlorida is still dealing with the sewage overflows.
Climate Desk
Aug. 17 2017 10:12 AMTrump’s Infrastructure Plan Is That Infrastructure Can Now Ignore Climate ChangeBuild whatever you want, rising seas be damned is basically the plan and the reasoning.
Climate Desk
April 5 2017 2:56 PMLiberals, Stop Praising the Brands Knocking TrumpCorporations always do what is best for corporations.