In order to avert a climate catastrophe, we must transition away from fossil fuels to a clean energy economy. On both a domestic and a global level, climate change hurts poor people and communities of color first and worst, so we seek solutions that center economic and racial justice as critical components of addressing climate change.
Amazon profits from helping oil and gas companies destroy the planet more frugally. Jeff Bezos’ $10 billion climate fund must be viewed in this context.
A reframing of our national priorities is overdue—it’s well past time to put people and planet over the Pentagon.
Industry-friendly regulators are letting chemical companies flood the country with toxins. It should be a scandal.
In Trump America, science no match for ‘free market’ fundamentalists and CEOs chasing windfalls.
In the climate talks to come, we need more youth, indigenous, and civil society groups — and fewer oil companies.
The U.S. Senate has just approved a deal that perpetuates the excessive powers of corporate polluters to ride roughshod over Mexican communities threatened by oil, mining, and gas projects.
A Southern Mexico community remembers Mariano Abarca, who gave his life fighting mining companies, with a celebration of resistance.
A global Green New Deal can help restructure the international economy so that it helps people and the planet, while undermining the far right’s appeal.
How the U.S. could seize the initiative on arms control and link it to a global rethinking of security in light of climate change.
Responsible world governments could publicly shame the US government for its climate policies, with sanctions to follow if we don’t step up our game.