Issues / Environment
China’s rapid growth has reduced poverty and produced prosperity -- as well as skyrocketing inequality, ecological catastrophe, and dangerous financial bubbles.
A Pentagon plan for "semiautonomous" nuclear devices in Iraq, U.S. state media calling George Soros a "nonbelieving Jew," and other headlines you may have missed last year.
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.
The climate is changing. Can our politics change, too?
Here's what a progressive trade agenda that actually protects people and planet would actually look like.
Despite the dashed hopes of the early 2010s, social movements are still winning important fights — and building a framework for human survival.
With a thriving off-grid solar market and hundreds of millions of people waiting for electricity, the continent offers huge potential for renewables.
Twenty years ago, experts refused to see the truth about the dark side of globalization. Then Seattle happened.
Understanding how the new right went global — and how to stop it — is key to keeping our planet habitable.