This year’s UN climate conference offered some reason to celebrate. But the growing clout of the “carbon capture” industry is hindering urgent efforts to clamp down on fossil fuels.
The fossil fuel industry’s global links to political violence and repression couldn’t be clearer. Unfortunately, the U.S. is enabling it.
First the Heatwaves, Now the Flooding. Look to South Asia For a Reminder of Why Climate Action is So Urgent.
The extreme weather events afflicting the subcontinent, made more likely by climate change, show the need to wind down oil, gas and coal use as soon as possible, argue Basav Sen and Tejal Mankad from the People vs. Fossil Fuels coalition.
Vast fortunes rely on destroying our planet. Taxing those fortunes to fund climate action could give us a shot at survival.
Dealing with stalemates between Russia and Ukraine, environmentalists and climate change, and COVID and humanity.
Indians know they can’t rely on elites to save them from catastrophe. That’s exactly what could make a climate movement there so powerful.
Build Back Better is on the ropes. But other parts of a just transition are moving forward.
The Biden administration claims to “believe the science” on climate, but its actions need to catch up with its words.
This year, the United States will spend twice as much every day on the military than it does on international climate aid all year.
As Climate Change Worsens, the United States Under-Delivers on Finance Promises to Hardest Hit Countries
Redirecting even a modest 10 percent of the military budget to meet urgent climate finance needs would go a long way toward paying our fair share.
More drilling doesn’t add up to lower prices anytime soon—it just locks in more carbon. Here’s what to do instead.
India’s economic and energy production model is not a threat to the world, but it is a threat to India itself, particularly its most marginalized people.
It’s people vs. fossil fuels, and the people are chalking up some impressive wins.
Transportation policies prioritizing private vehicle use leave the poor and people of color behind.
Changing our budget priorities is key to repairing these harms.