The Fennica, Shell Oil’s damaged ice-breaker, began to move at 5:45 a.m. from the dock where it was being repaired for a damaged hull and was met with a blockade from Greenpeace activists hanging from the St. John’s Bridge –which was closed to traffic--and Climate Action Coalition kayaktivists on the water.
IPS Expert Available for Comment on Pope Francis' Climate Encyclical
How a Tax Holiday is the Wrong Way to Fix our Public Infrastructure
Leading expert on racial equity in the U.S. and international labor movement will launch a new Black Worker Initiative
As the lame-duck Congress turns to extending corporate tax breaks, a new report reveals the growing number of corporations that spend more on executive compensation than federal income taxes.
While the restaurant giant’s workers face heightened economic uncertainty, three top executives are sailing away with gilded fortunes
As world leaders prepared to announce their actions on climate yesterday, thousands of people flooded the streets of New York City calling for wealthy nations to put money into the Green Climate Fund and demanding that none of it goes to finance dirty energy.
Tax on Wall Street key to funding climate solutions
IPS report reveals hefty taxpayer savings from little-known Affordable Care Act executive compensation reform
Statement from Institute for Policy Studies Climate Policy Program Director Janet Redman and Food & Water Watch Executive Director Wenonah Hauter