Jimmy Tobias, an environmental reporter, is a contributor at The Nation and a contributing writer at The Guardian and Pacific Standard. He is a 2021 Alicia Patterson Foundation Fellow.
The Coronavirus CrisisNIH Urged to Consider Banning Wuhan Institute of Virology From Future Grants
The Wuhan lab has continued to stonewall NIH and EcoHealth Alliance on scientific documentation, an inspector general report confirmed.
Origins of CovidUnredacted NIH Emails Show Efforts to Rule Out Lab Origin of Covid
Virologists close to the NIH initially believed the Covid virus could be genetically engineered. Unredacted emails show how their thinking evolved.
Money and Politics Could Doom the Florida Panther — and the Endangered Species Act
The law has powerful provisions to protect animals, but, amid cozy relationships with developers, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rarely acts.
Interior Department Is Filled With Ex-Lobbyists Who Are Cozy with Their Former Employers, New Ethics Complaint Shows
“The Interior Department’s culture of corruption under President Trump didn’t start or end with Ryan Zinke.”