Stories by John Light

John Light is a writer and digital producer for the Moyers team. His work has appeared in a bunch of places, including The Atlantic, Grist, Slate, Vox, Mother Jones, Al Jazeera, Public Radio International. He's a graduate of Columbia Graduate School of Journalism. You can follow him on Twitter [email protected] subscribe to John Light's feed

Posted on: May 11, 2017, Source:

The administration's lawyer thinks there might be legal ramifications if the US stays in the Paris Climate Agreement but doesn't cut emissions. No one who worked on the deal agrees.

Posted on: May 2, 2017, Source:

Polar photographer Paul Nicklen is capturing some of Earth's most remote places before they disappear.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2016, Source:

While most media attention is on the presidential circus, candidates for statewide and local offices have raked in massive amounts of campaign donations.

Posted on: Mar 18, 2016, Source:

Good government reform groups are cautiously optimistic about his record.

Posted on: Jan 8, 2016, Source: Moyers & Company

TransCanada is suing the U.S. government under a NAFTA clause that permits corporations to sue foreign governments for damages.

Posted on: Sep 9, 2013, Source:

One way the changing climate has already made itself known is through a devastating drought — and ensuing food shortage — in Syria.

Posted on: May 2, 2013, Source: Moyers & Company

The Espionage Act had only been used three times in its history to try government officials accused of leaking classified information — until the Obama administration came along.