Issues / Energy
Far-right governments are rolling back environmental regulations, while international climate talks stall amid the crisis. But climate activists see opportunity.
The late Martin Khor united activists, officials, and thought leaders against trade and climate policies that plundered the Global South. Here's how his comrades remember him.
Democratic candidates offer a wide range of foreign policy views. These won’t decide the election, but they could have a huge post-Trump impact.
China’s rapid growth has reduced poverty and produced prosperity -- as well as skyrocketing inequality, ecological catastrophe, and dangerous financial bubbles.
Turkey has been bogged down in Syria for nearly a decade. Why is it gambling on Libya, too?
In the climate talks to come, we need more youth, indigenous, and civil society groups — and fewer oil companies.
A Southern Mexico community remembers Mariano Abarca, who gave his life fighting mining companies, with a celebration of resistance.
With a thriving off-grid solar market and hundreds of millions of people waiting for electricity, the continent offers huge potential for renewables.
In countries like Peru, extractive industries contract police to suppress Indigenous protesters and detain international observers — including me.
From Brazil to India to the United States, extractive industries have aligned themselves with authoritarian governments waging war on minority populations.