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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.
Green Rankings 2012: Browse by Industry
An in-depth look at each of the 20 industry sectors.
Green Rankings 2012: FAQ
Frequently asked questions about our fourth annual environmental ranking.
Meet the New Boss
Showman, lawyer, quant, jock. Daniel Gross on Citigroup’s continuing parade of CEOs, who always seem to be fighting the last battle.
A Turn of the Page
Newsweek embraces the digital future.
Nobel winner Mo Yan and the magical realism of China's micro-blogging platform Weibo. By Melinda Liu.
High Times in America
Pot use in the United States is rising sharply, and voters may make it fully legal in two states this fall. Smart businessmen are banking on that happening.
The Great Deformer
Ronald Reagan’s budget director takes a scalpel to Romney’s claims as a job creator.
The Botox Economy
Why drugmaker Allergan is the perfect company.
You Call That a Scoop?
The tape that revealed the media’s split personality.
An energy drink’s latest extreme sport.
Cheap Plastic Tricks
Don’t judge a card by its color.
From Tiger to Pussycat
Vietnam’s economy was promising. How the country got off track.
Can his team do enough to save the euro?
To Catch A Sock Puppet
Detecting phony online reviews.