Quando descobrimos que o DDT era prejudicial, seu uso foi proibido. Mas, por alguma razão, não conseguimos fazer o mesmo com os combustíveis fósseis.
When DDT was found to be harmful to humanity, it was banned outright. That sensible move now somehow eludes us.
Vulture funds scooped up hundreds of millions of dollars worth of Puerto Rican debt after Hurricane Maria hit.
Across the political spectrum, focusing government energy on environmental protection turns out to be rather popular.
Market solutions have been tried. There's now a new push to simply take over extractive industries and clean them up.