Posts Tagged: Kyoto Protocol
The world's two biggest polluters shouldn't be setting the terms for global climate talks.
The carbon trade doesn't just fail to address climate change. In countries like Honduras, it funnels cash to notorious human rights abusers and threatens vital resources.
An elite group of developed countries appears to be on the brink of instigating yet another corporate handout and big bank giveaway--this time in the name of fighting climate change.
Cancun was not a surprise. Nor was it a failure. This much is easy to say.
Little green (business) men have hijacked the climate debate. Their market-based proposals are out of this world and not in a good way.
Everyone is going green, except the U.S. Congress.
While melting ice caps and alarming shifts in ocean currents flashed across the headlines, little progress was made at December's climate change meetings.
The U.S government's announced intention to broaden the war on terrorism beyond Afghanistan has triggered growing concern that other important U.S. foreign policy goals and principles will be subordinated in the process.
If Americans needed any reminding how, during the cold war, U.S. policymakers subordinated Wilsonian principles of self-determination to the larger anticommunist struggle, they should read several secret U.S. documents surrounding Indonesia's invasion of
There has been increasing attention on Yemen as the possible next major focus in the U.S. campaign against terrorism.