Issues / Energy
Ironically, alternative energy needs oil to replace oil.
The victory of Canada's Liberal Party was a mixed one for the country's left. But from pulling out of Syria to (maybe) legalizing marijuana, they're welcoming the change in governance.
The tide may be turning against the Obama administration's enormous, corporate-friendly investment pact. Is it too politically toxic for an election year?
By the time my child is teenager, the climate may already be past the point of no return. How does one parent on the brink of catastrophe?
Were it not for Republicans, developments to mitigate global warming would be cause for celebration.
Latin America's largest country once looked ascendant. Now it's been laid low by widespread violence, structural racism, endemic corruption, and external economic shocks.
The world's two major powers lost a decade that could have been spent hashing out responses to climate change, the arms trade, and the global recession.
Authorities in Argentina and beyond are cracking down on indigenous communities that protest resource extraction — while re-writing laws to promote fossil fuels.
While Republicans beat up on the White House for making peace with America’s enemies, voters should ask them more questions about America’s friends.
Like Japan and the United States, China will soon be graying, while India will be brimming over with youthful workers.