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This Week's Edition
That Day of Infamy
Covering 9/11, journalists found a renewed sense of mission. By Daniel Klaidman
Backstage at the ultimate Washington drama.
Big Rocks are Back
What's driving the surge in giant gems?
Merry Christmas to Me!
There’s no shame in the epidemic of self-gifting.
Calling All Cabs
Uber and the new road rage.
Our Nitwit CEOs
What the smart guys don’t understand about politics.
Shopping Becomes a Mini-Vacation
Get set for luxury to win the battle for the brick-and-mortar marketplace.
Auctioning Off Adventures
Christie’s auctions off National Geographic treasures.
A Canadian takes the helm at the Bank of England.
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.
A cable host’s new bite.
The Contagion of Success
Why consumers are optimistic again.
The Dalai Lama Meets the Bankers
His Holiness schools financiers in secular ethics.
Green Rankings 2012: FAQ
Frequently asked questions about our fourth annual environmental ranking.
Green Rankings 2012: Browse by Industry
An in-depth look at each of the 20 industry sectors.
‘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.
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.
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.
Our Research Partners
The Newsweek Green Rankings were compiled in collaboration with two leading research organizations.
Green Rankings: Big Movers Since 2011
Several notable companies moved up or down in the rankings since 2011.
A Closer Look at the Methodology
As part of a continued effort to improve our transparency, we are providing a deeper dive into scoring.
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.
2012 Full Methodology
How we calculated this year’s Green Rankings.
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.
A Turn of the Page
Newsweek embraces the digital future.
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.
Nobel winner Mo Yan and the magical realism of China's micro-blogging platform Weibo. By Melinda Liu.