Issues / Environment
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.
We've got the best opportunity in 60 years to create a more pro-people global financial order.
Since the end to the U.S. wars in Southeast Asia, many other wars have been waged, in other parts of the world, in new terrain, villages, and communities. Yet, the wars in Southeast Asia lingers.
For all its enduring power, Big Oil finds itself in a precarious position today.
Less travel, but also less investment in alternative energy: Columnist Michael Klare asks whether the crisis is a net plus or minus for the environment.
The next U.S. administration needs to make the alleviation of global poverty a top priority.
Opposition parties organized a non-binding referendum to fight government efforts to gut a constitutional ban on private investment in the oil industry.
From the point of view of environmental sustainability, global trade has become deeply dysfunctional.