Obama is finally showing us he is willing to fight - on coal, on tar sands, and on climate. His apparent willingness to challenge the climate impacts of coal and tar sands - after years of silence on both topics - is cause for some celebration.
Two Massachusetts men anchor lobster boat in Mount Hope Bay, call for immediate coal plant shutdown to avert climate change catastrophe
Janet Redman, IPS, joins 163 civil society organizations from 39 countries in denouncing a proposed scheme to give corporations direct access to UN Global Climate Fund financing.
Afghanistan, financial reform, and the nation's first carbon tax.
Our leaders are willing to control our fossil fuel economy but not to embark on a serious program to disarm it.
Think the current global food crisis is something new? Just ask the North Koreans.