African countries need investments, China needs raw materials, and African activists are fed up with the resulting corruption and environmental damage.
Allowing extractive industries to file expensive lawsuits over environmental regulations could undermine whatever agreements might be reached at COP26 in Glasgow.
If economic growth ushered in this era of climate change, how can economic growth also be part of the solution?
The Build Back Better program isn’t just inadequate on climate—it may be a disaster. Here’s what movements are demanding next.
The Biden administration and other governments may make climate pledges. But often it’s indigenous-led movements who will see that they’re kept.
Many would-be migrants, like the Garifuna, would love nothing more than to stay in our homes. It’s Washington that’s making it difficult.
What are the potential pitfalls of a Green Leap Forward?
After half a century studying the issue, here’s lesson number one: Wars are bad and empire is folly.
For just a fraction of what we’ve spent on militarization these last 20 years, we could start to make life much better.
Julian Aguon’s ‘The Properties of Perpetual Light’ is a thoughtful meditation on how, to understand problems at the center of a colonial society, we have to look at the margins.