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The Insidious Ways Women Bear the Brunt of Climate Change

Our fight to protect the planet is incomplete without a gender-based perspective

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There’s a fetid haze in the air when I call emergency medicine physician Dr. Cecilia Sorensen, who is fresh off an ER shift at UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital in Aurora, Colorado. I’m in California, some 150 miles from…




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Hayley MacMillen

Hayley MacMillen

Health and sexuality writer and law student living in Berkeley, California.

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