Posts Tagged: global warming
The best thing the American Empire can do is prepare the world for its eventual collapse.
By refusing to make any firm commitments at the Doha summit to deliver money over the next decade, industrialized countries are effectively relegating the GCF to irrelevance.
Both President Obama and Governor Romney have to break their silence on climate change in the third and final presidential debate tonight
As global warming takes its toll on the South China Sea, an already tense political climate could become more perilous.
Global warming comes on the wings of grasshoppers.
They did it! After pre-announcing that no major decisions would result from Cancun talks and nearly two weeks of debates and discussions, the army of international climate change negotiators reached an agreement fully in line with the low expectations for it.
Earth's rarity as a planet that supports advanced life is argument enough to handle it with care.
Offshore accounts keep island economies afloat. But they also might sink them.
Like Hamlet, Shakespeare's conflicted Prince of Denmark, China was caught between conflicting currents in Copenhagen. Its failure to manage these challenges, argues columnist Walden Bello, led to its biggest diplomatic debacle in years.
In addition to creating an existential threat to the planet and its people, rapidly accelerating climate change is a security challenge.