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.


Do you believe that change is possible?

If you want a world without climate catastrophe or the threat of nuclear war, then Outrider is here for you. Our stories explore the connection between politics and security and how smart policy can sustain a safe and livable planet. Please, join us.

Climate Solutions

Energy Transition On Tribal Nations: From Energy Insecurity To Energy Sovereignty

How can we unlock the astounding 17.6 TWh of solar energy potential on their land to provide energy security and climate justice for Native Americans?

Outdoor Portrait of a beautiful Navajo Native American Indian Girl in the Northern Arizona Desert on the Monument Valley Indian Reservation; Getty
Policy Matters

Afghanistan War Vets Want To End Military-First Foreign Policy

A failed war in Afghanistan is the byproduct of a foreign policy rooted in colonialism and the myth of American exceptionalism.

Afghan reguees stand on tarmack
Human Impacts

Workers Shouldn't Have to Choose Between a Paycheck and Their Health

If we don't take action on the climate crisis, too many workers will face unsafe conditions. How can protect them?

 Farm laborers from Fresh Harvest working with an H-2A visa maintain a safe distance as a machine is moved on April 27, 2020 in Greenfield, California.
Political Power

What Does the Fall of Afghanistan Mean for Regional Nuclear Security?

Afghanistan has never been a nuclear state, but the Taliban's takeover of Kabul has caused some Washington lawmakers to ask if the proper security precautions are in place to keep it that way.

group of celebrating Afghans
Public Health

Policy Prescriptions For The Climate Health Crisis

Will we implement public health policies that will reverse climate change trends and secure humanity's future? It remains to be seen.

National Cancer Institute; Unsplash

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