Posts Tagged: Kyoto Protocol
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. first, and subsequently the EU, have adopted the Israeli view that the core of the problem is Yasir Arafat.
It might be time for Israel to confess to its true intentions in the Palestinian territories.
Will the Bush administration retreat from hardline unilateralism when it comes to aid for Argentina?
Now that fast track has been approved, pro-free trade analysts would no doubt like to begin ringing the death knell of the opposition forces. To the contrary, there are several reasons why this vote is only a small setback in the fight against corporate g