Issues / Environment
In addition to creating an existential threat to the planet and its people, rapidly accelerating climate change is a security challenge.
At stake in El Salvador's movement to ban mining is the question of whether private interests can trump national sovereignty.
We need to start viewing climate change as both a security and environmental challenge.
Oil companies and the Nigerian military are attempting to maintain control of what will soon be one-quarter of U.S. oil imports.
U.S. military "outreach" on Africa's seas and land is in search not of pirates but of oil.
The United States must help poor countries deal with the impact of climate change.
To deal with big crises, we have to think big, and that means starting with our cities.
Without a multilingual argument for sustainable development, all the international conferences in the world won't save us.
China is investing heavily in alternative energy, but its coal-powered power plants are still enlarging its carbon footprint.
Here's an innovative way to tackle the economic crisis and global warming in one sweeping proposal.