Issues / Energy
The debate over nuclear power is heating up, along with the planet. Can nuclear fuel recycling be part of the mix? Not a chance.
Columnist Michael Klare says that it's time to start thinking about the post-oil era.
Think the current global food crisis is something new? Just ask the North Koreans.
In a shifting political landscape, columnist Michael Klare points out, mammoth energy reserves are increasingly more important than huge military arsenals.
America's oil addiction has gotten it into all sorts of trouble around the world.
The global economic crisis is just now hitting the developing world with devastating effects.
We have to decide, as a nation, whether our need for Middle Eastern oil is more important to our future than our conduct as a moral and ethical people.
Global warming skeptics are still out there. And behind them stands ExxonMobil.
Republican Congressman Wayne Gilchrest sees a hard slog ahead to get climate change legislation passed in Congress. But he sees no other choice.
Climate change is not an environmental problem. Its an energy problem. Columnist Michael T. Klare explains why this is a critical distinction.