Who is Outrider?

Outrider believes that the global challenges we face together must be solved by working together.

Among the greatest threats to the future of humankind are nuclear weapons and global climate change. Outrider makes the bold claim that both threats can be overcome — and not just by policy makers but by people with the right tools and inspiration.


Outrider believes in the power of an informed, engaged public.

Imagine a world where people live without fear of climate-induced catastrophe or nuclear war. The first step to making this happen is to understand these challenges. Outrider's interactive features and in-depth articles help you learn what's at stake and how you can be a part of the solution.

50 years of Earth Day

When the Earth Moves

On the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, bipartisan climate action has never been more important.

When The Earth Moves Film
Hiroshima & Nagasaki

The 75th Anniversary of the Atomic Bombings

Learning from the past to build a better future.

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by Terrell J. Starr

From her first days in Washington, her policy outlook stemmed from Black revolutionary ideas and street activism, something you’ll almost never find in the typical nuclear weapons expert’s biography. She looks at systems and whether they succeed or fail to protect the most marginalized.

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