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That Day of Infamy
Covering 9/11, journalists found a renewed sense of mission. By Daniel Klaidman
A New Chapter
Sometimes, change isn’t just good, it’s necessary.
The Power of the Cover
Former editor Jon Meacham on how telling the story of presidents and top pols has been a key ‘Newsweek’ mission.
The Battle of Brand X
The epic competition betweeen Newsweek and Time as told by two of the finest veterans of the weekly wars.
‘The First Rough Draft of History’
An oral history of the making of a magazine. By Andrew Romano.
A Family Matter
Lally Weymouth on brass bands, meeting Milosevic, and the days when her parents owned Newsweek.
Merry Christmas to Me!
There’s no shame in the epidemic of self-gifting.
Big Rocks are Back
What's driving the surge in giant gems?
Calling All Cabs
Uber and the new road rage.
A Canadian takes the helm at the Bank of England.
Auctioning Off Adventures
Christie’s auctions off National Geographic treasures.
Shopping Becomes a Mini-Vacation
Get set for luxury to win the battle for the brick-and-mortar marketplace.
Our Nitwit CEOs
What the smart guys don’t understand about politics.
Showdown at the Fiscal Cliff
In his standoff with the GOP, the president’s packing heat.
What really did in America’s favorite guilty pleasure.
Welcome to the Twilight Zone
How the right-wing media invented a new reality.
Profiles in Courage
Newsweek salutes America’s bravest.
The Dalai Lama Meets the Bankers
His Holiness schools financiers in secular ethics.
The Contagion of Success
Why consumers are optimistic again.
A cable host’s new bite.
2012 Full Methodology
How we calculated this year’s Green Rankings.
Fixing Weak Links in the Supply Chain
Companies ignore the magnitude of their supply-chain environmental impacts—and the environmental and financial risks and opportunities that they represent—at their own peril, writes James Salo.
A Closer Look at the Methodology
As part of a continued effort to improve our transparency, we are providing a deeper dive into scoring.
Green Rankings: Big Movers Since 2011
Several notable companies moved up or down in the rankings since 2011.
Our Research Partners
The Newsweek Green Rankings were compiled in collaboration with two leading research organizations.
Are Green Rankings a True Guide To Sustainability?
Changes in ranking methodology have led to a shakeup in the results, and have brought welcome transparency and empiricism to a complicated analysis. John Elkington reports.
Workers Need Sustainability, Too
Even companies with broad and aggressive environmental commitments are neglecting a core component of sustainability: worker health and safety. Heather Lang reports.
‘Just Do It Differently’
The move toward sustainability is upending the old ways of doing business. These days, less really is more, says David J. Vidal.