The Next Marx

The financial crisis and the Occupy movement have challenged Left-Right distinctions and prompted calls for an entirely new economic order.

Review: The Unconquered

Review: The Unconquered

A new book describes an attempt to map uncontacted tribes in the Amazon without contacting them.

Open Letter to World Bank Officials on Pacific Rim-El Salvador Case

Pacific Rim is suing El Salvador for up to hundreds of millions of dollars under the U.S.-Central America Free Trade Agreement for not approving a mining license. Since Canada isn’t part of this agreement, Pacific Rim opened a subsidiary in Reno, Nevada.

[VIDEO] What Happened to the Urgency about Climate Change?

This edition of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change lacks the sense of urgency that was visible on years past. On this interview with the Real News Network, we discuss the repercussions of turning away from the future of our planet.

The Ungreening of Obama

Going into the 2012 elections, the president is desperate to create jobs and willing to sacrifice the environment in order to secure a second term.

Feeding the World

With evermore mouths to feed, how will we be able to coax more food out of our exhausted soil?

We Can Live Without Gold

We Can Live Without Gold

A Salvadoran community activist makes the case for prioritizing water over gold, as his ongoing struggle against the gold mining industry is rewarded.

Review: Hot

Review: Hot

The next 50 years are not going to be pretty if we don’t act fast on climate change.