Issues / Environment
Mexico's oil privatization scheme will hurt the environment, scar the landscape, and leave Mexico at the mercy of transnational firms.
Uruguay's president has put the country on the map as one of the world’s most exciting experiments in creative, progressive governance.
If climate change was shifted to the backburner, fighting it might generate less opposition.
As global civil society calls for a renewable energy revolution, the U.S. Congress is considering an African energy initiative that leaves the door wide open to fossil fuels.
Darren Aronofsky’s film "Noah" sends a clear message: take care of the earth or the consequences will be fatal.
Unless every nation ramps down military spending and invests in clean energy, we’ll all lose the next big war over the fate of the Earth without even firing a shot.
We're in the middle of a sixth mass extinction, and this will be the first one—and possibly the last—we will witness as human beings.
Climate change is already wreaking havoc on the Caribbean's vital fishing, tourism, and agriculture industries.
Conn Hallinan remembers Carl Bloice—an FPIF columnist, longtime journalist, and lifetime advocate for the dispossessed.
The latest UN report on addressing climate change reflects a strong Western bias, but it's the most comprehensive tool we've got.