I am a New Yorker staff writer and author of Field Notes from a Catastrophe and The Sixth Extinction.

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Elizabeth Kolbert has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1999. Previously, she worked at the New York Times, where she wrote the Metro Matters column; from 1988 to 1991, she was the paper’s Albany bureau chief, and, from 1992 to 1997, she was a political and media reporter, and also a co...

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Nov 19, 2017

RT @profmusgrave: Dear university presidents, provosts, deans, and faculty members: It would be good if you visibly lobbied against…

Nov 17, 2017

What are the trustees of our major universities, many worth tens of millions, doing to try to prevent this?  https://twitter.com/nytopinion/status/931254215388868609 

Nov 17, 2017

RT @TheEllenShow: Compassion, social intelligence, decisiveness, patience, wisdom. These are all qualities found in elephants and not…

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