Amanda Magnani

Amanda Magnani

Brazilian journalist and photographer. OptOut's climate editor.

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Ceasefire for climate 🌿 Heatflation 🌿 Siding with Big Oil

Ceasefire for climate 🌿 Heatflation 🌿 Siding with Big Oil

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 WANT TO KEEP THE OPTOUT NEWSLETTERS AND APP FREE? WE ARE A NONPROFIT AND RELY ON YOUR SUPPORT TO CONTINUE

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Elections 🌿 LNG opaque dangers 🌿 Solar energy milestone

Elections 🌿 LNG opaque dangers 🌿 Solar energy milestone

The OptOut Media Foundation does not endorse or oppose candidates for public office.   Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 WANT TO KEEP THE...

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COP 28: Three Months Later

COP 28: Three Months Later

When Sultan Al Jaber, dressed in his traditional white Kandora, officially sanctioned the Loss and Damage Fund this past November in an auditorium surrounded by hundreds of world leaders, the general feeling was that of a great victory. The financial mechanism promises to assist countries most impacted by climate change, and everywhere...

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GOP protests to LNG halt 🌿 Category six hurricanes 🌿 Climate denier school 🌿 IRA’s success

GOP protests to LNG halt 🌿 Category six hurricanes 🌿 Climate denier school 🌿 IRA’s success

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 This week’s newsletter is getting to you a bit later than usual, and you can blame Carnaval for that. As a...

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PODCAST: COP 28 – The Ups and Downs of a Climate Conference Hosted by a Petrostate

PODCAST: COP 28 – The Ups and Downs of a Climate Conference Hosted by a Petrostate

On this episode of OptOutcast, Climate Editor Amanda Magnani brings you inside COP 28, the United Nations' yearly climate conference, which took place last year in Dubai from Nov. 30-Dec. 13. The event was the largest one to date, with an attendance of nearly 100,000 people. On the one hand, it was marked by exciting announcements, such...

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Biden’s LNG Freeze 🌿 What Big Oil Knew 🌿 Mining Near the Grand Canyon

Biden’s LNG Freeze 🌿 What Big Oil Knew 🌿 Mining Near the Grand Canyon

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 WANT TO KEEP THE OPTOUT NEWSLETTERS AND APP FREE? WE ARE A NONPROFIT AND RELY ON YOUR SUPPORT TO CONTINUE

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Greenhushing 🌿 Endangered Species Act 🌿 Methane Emissions Fee

Greenhushing 🌿 Endangered Species Act 🌿 Methane Emissions Fee

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 WANT TO KEEP THE OPTOUT NEWSLETTERS AND APP FREE? WE ARE A NONPROFIT AND RELY ON YOUR SUPPORT TO CONTINUE

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🌿 2023 Climate Roundup 🌿

🌿 2023 Climate Roundup 🌿

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. After a short holiday break, I’m back with the most important climate news from our network – always through decolonial lenses. ✨🌿 🌿🌿🌿 First things first, I wish you all an amazing 2024! May this be the year the collapse of Big Oil...

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🌿Key concepts to understand COP28🌿

🌿Key concepts to understand COP28🌿

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. COP28 started yesterday in Dubai, here are some key concepts you must understand to follow any coverage of the most important climate event of the year. And don’t forget that I am already in Dubai, and I will share updates on our Instagram...

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World doubles down on fossil fuels 🌿 Governments are world’s biggest oil and gas producers 🌿 Egypt after COP 27

World doubles down on fossil fuels 🌿 Governments are world’s biggest oil and gas producers 🌿 Egypt after COP 27

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 WANT TO KEEP THE OPTOUT NEWSLETTERS AND APP FREE? WE ARE A NONPROFIT AND RELY ON YOUR SUPPORT TO CONTINUE

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An LNG Project Threatens a UNESCO Biosphere in Canada

An LNG Project Threatens a UNESCO Biosphere in Canada

On this episode of OptOutcast, I sit down with Nick Cunningham, Gas Outlook’s North American correspondent, to talk about Howe Sound, a UNESCO biosphere reserve in British Columbia that is being threatened by a liquified natural gas (LNG) initiative. LISTEN in the OptOut News app. Nick spent months Woodfibre LNG how it is affecting...

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Earth’s unfitness for human life 🌿 Carbon offsets’ greenwashing 🌿 COP28’s relevance

Earth’s unfitness for human life 🌿 Carbon offsets’ greenwashing 🌿 COP28’s relevance

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 WANT TO KEEP THE OPTOUT NEWSLETTERS AND APP FREE? WE ARE A NONPROFIT AND RELY ON YOUR SUPPORT TO CONTINUE

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U.S. hydrogen hubs 🌿 Big Oil getting bigger 🌿 Native American Journalism

U.S. hydrogen hubs 🌿 Big Oil getting bigger 🌿 Native American Journalism

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 WANT TO KEEP THE OPTOUT NEWSLETTERS AND APP FREE? WE ARE A NONPROFIT AND RELY ON YOUR SUPPORT TO CONTINUE

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Indigenous People’s Day 🌿 NYC Unprepared for Climate Disasters 🌿 American Climate Corps

Indigenous People’s Day 🌿 NYC Unprepared for Climate Disasters 🌿 American Climate Corps

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 WANT TO KEEP THE OPTOUT NEWSLETTERS AND APP FREE? WE ARE A NONPROFIT AND RELY ON YOUR SUPPORT TO CONTINUE

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Indigenous Women March for Their Rights in Brazil

Indigenous Women March for Their Rights in Brazil

This piece was done in collaboration with Yes! sound of singing and maracas echoes from all sides of the camp as groups of women from all corners of Brazil approach the main tent, where they will gather for the Third March of Indigenous Women. It is 8 a.m. and the already extremely hot sun in Brasília, the country’s capital, highlights...

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Deadly flood in Libya 🌿 California sues Big Oil 🌿 Indigenous women around the world

Deadly flood in Libya 🌿 California sues Big Oil 🌿 Indigenous women around the world

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 🌿🌿🌿 First things first: We are happy to congratulate The on the three nominations from the Webster...

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Hurricane Idalia strikes Florida 🌿 CCS pipelines worry Louisianans 🌿 Antarctica’s impacts on climate change

Hurricane Idalia strikes Florida 🌿 CCS pipelines worry Louisianans 🌿 Antarctica’s impacts on climate change

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 So let’s get started! 🌿🌿🌿 HURRICANE IDALIA STRIKES FLORIDA 🌿 CCS PIPELINES WORRY LOUISIANANS 🌿...

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Historic climate win in Montana 🌿 Wildfires in Hawaii 🌿 End to oil drilling in part of Ecuador’s Amazon

Historic climate win in Montana 🌿 Wildfires in Hawaii 🌿 End to oil drilling in part of Ecuador’s Amazon

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 So let’s get started! WANT TO KEEP THE OPTOUT NEWSLETTERS AND APP FREE? WE ARE A NONPROFIT AND RELY ON...

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Health emergency from extreme heat 🌿 Fossil fuel donations for climate denialism 🌿 Amazon Rainforest Summit

Health emergency from extreme heat 🌿 Fossil fuel donations for climate denialism 🌿 Amazon Rainforest Summit

Looking at the world’s biggest crisis through a decolonial lens. Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 So let’s get started! WANT TO KEEP THE...

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PODCAST 🌿 How to Protect Our Planet: Learning From Indigenous Communities in Brazil

PODCAST 🌿 How to Protect Our Planet: Learning From Indigenous Communities in Brazil

This episode is supported in part by the Amazon Rainforest Journalism Fund from the Pulitzer Center. On this episode of OptOutcast, I sit down with our LGBTQ+ Editor, Liana to talk about sustainable initiatives developed by Indigenous communities in the Brazilian Amazon and what we all have to learn from them in terms of public policies...

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U.S.–China Climate Talks 🌿 Raising fees for oil drilling 🌿 Water vulnerability in the Dominican Republic

U.S.–China Climate Talks 🌿 Raising fees for oil drilling 🌿 Water vulnerability in the Dominican Republic

Looking at the world’s biggest crisis through a decolonial lens. Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 So let’s get started! 🌍 Can you pitch in

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All-time heat record 🌿 American energy insecurity 🌿 Heat impacts on Bangladesh

All-time heat record 🌿 American energy insecurity 🌿 Heat impacts on Bangladesh

Looking at the world’s biggest crisis through a decolonial lens. Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 So let’s get started! 🌍 We started...

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Heat Waves, Power Shortages, and Drought in the U.S. 🌿 Brazil’s Oil Expansion

Heat Waves, Power Shortages, and Drought in the U.S. 🌿 Brazil’s Oil Expansion

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT If you have been with us for a bit, you know I've spent the past two months in the...

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Decarbonizing the U.S. Economy 🌿 Plastics Treaty 🌿 Brazil's 'Marco Temporal'

Decarbonizing the U.S. Economy 🌿 Plastics Treaty 🌿 Brazil's 'Marco Temporal'

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 So let’s get started! 🌿🌿🌿 DECARBONIZING THE U.S. ECONOMY, AND A GLOBAL PLASTICS TREATY In spite of...

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Decolonizing Climate Change with Amanda Magnani

Decolonizing Climate Change with Amanda Magnani

I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 So let’s get started! 🌿🌿🌿 ELECTRICITY SHORTAGE RISKS AND FOSSIL FUEL LOBBYING ACROSS THE U.S. With summer closing in

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A Visit to Indigenous Lands in the Brazilian Amazon

A Visit to Indigenous Lands in the Brazilian Amazon

I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. This week, our newsletter is a bit different, as I write to you from Indigenous communities in the Brazilian Amazon, where I’m working on a series of solution-based stories about local sustainability initiatives. ✨🌿 This week's newsletter was produced...

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Decolonizing Climate Change with Amanda Magnani

Decolonizing Climate Change with Amanda Magnani

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian (photo)journalist and OptOut News’ climate editor. Every other week, I bring you the most important climate news from our network—with an extra serving of decolonial perspectives. ✨🌿 So let’s get started! 🌿🌿🌿 U.S. STEPS TOWARD BIG OIL ACCOUNTABILITY AND ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE Last...

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Decolonizing Climate Change with Amanda Magnani

Decolonizing Climate Change with Amanda Magnani

Hi, Everyone! I’m Amanda Magnani, a Brazilian journalist and photographer and the new climate editor at OptOut News. From today on, I will carry out Cristian Salazar’s mission of bringing you the most important climate news from our network—with a few tweaks. ✨✨ Every other week, I will suggest stories to decolonize our way of thinking...

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