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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Sep 23, 2017

RT @eilperin: Who's @EPAScottPruitt been meeting with since April? @StevenMufson & I got his schedule. Read about it here: https://t.co/Kus

Sep 22, 2017

RT @AlongsideWild: Why this doesn't outrage 99% of us I don't get: Pruitt met w/ many corporate execs & made decisions in their favor. http…

Sep 18, 2017

Going to be in SF on 9/22? Join me and the great @drvox. We're discussing "covering catastrophe" with @climateone  http://bit.ly/2xgMe3L 

Sep 17, 2017

RT @AlongsideWild: This just in: Shrink at least four national monuments & modify six others, Zinke tells Trump  http://wapo.st/2ftNN5f?tid=ss_tw&utm_term=.b4dd4430607b . Te…

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