Abbas Saadat said goodbye to his family as they headed home to their lives in Edmonton. Don’t worry, they told each other. Life was good.
Australians have watched their homes burn, cursed their prime minister and run for their lives in a crisis that has come to symbolize an impending climate-change disaster. Aaron Hutchins reports from New South Wales.
The former model of the modern mayor has hit a rough patch. Has he lost faith in politics?