Issues / Energy
Ahead of global climate talks, activists in Kenya successfully blocked a Chinese-backed coal plant at a world heritage site.
Far-right governments in the U.S., UK, and Brazil are laying bare their nihilistic roots and full destructive potential.
From immigration to climate, the white left's blind spots have sullied even well intentioned efforts to combat Trump, the far right, and ecological collapse.
Poor and working communities stand to gain the most from protections against corporations that expose them to pollution.
The Modi government's far-right bigotry is well-known, but its equally disturbing environmental record isn't.
In more than two-thirds of the mining-related lawsuits against governments in the region, communities have been actively organizing against the mining activities.
Leading Democrats treated Russia as Trump's worst crime, even sprinkling in some neo-Cold War rhetoric, while dismissing movements doing the real work of resistance.
Critics dismiss it as a dream. But that’s precisely what it is. It’s visionary.
Before Venezuela devolves into civil war, the U.S. should lift the sanctions, take the military option off the table, and get behind a negotiated, nonviolent solution.
Despite dire warnings, politically influential big banks continue to lend billions to the fossil fuel industry every year.