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Shell has one or two rivals for the title of Planet’s Most Irresponsible Company, but it’s definitely the most ironic.
The controversy over Keystone XL has already had one good outcome: A lot more people have at least heard of tar sands.
I had a terrible nightmare: President Mitt Romney approved Shell Oil’s drilling plans for the Chukchi Sea off the coast
Climate change should be a catalyst for a major change, but we’re not treating it as a real emergency.
Just after midnight, 26 years ago today, the Exxon Valdez supertanker ran aground on Bligh Reef in Alaska’s Prince Will
The United States is at the tail end of negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) — a massive trade deal with Mex
Ever since the debate over the Keystone XL pipeline exploded three and half years ago, that’s been the argument from the pr
There are times when slow small steps are okay and other times “when you need to run like a buffalo,” says Naomi Klein in
Naomi Klein on why she thinks climate change offers the most positive argument against the ‘brutal logic’ of aust
Two years ago, news broke about a hurricane called Sandy that might be headed toward the East Coast.
Two years ago this week, Hurricane Sandy came barreling up the East Coast, killing 117 Americans and damaging hundreds of tho
Naomi Klein is sitting on an armchair with her legs drawn up in an almost yogic pose, cradling a glass of orange juice as she
With large numbers of people now shivering in fear over Ebola, it has occurred to many that it would be nice if we had a vacc
When the call came in that the University of Glasgow had voted to divest its £128m endowment from fossil fuel companies, I h
Naomi Klein — “the most visible and influential figure on the American left,” as The New Yorker puts it — dropped b
Shareholders have been raising concerns about the American Legislative Exchange Council(ALEC) for years.
The following is an excerpt from fromThis Changes Everything: Capitalism vs.
Ever since she released her the anti-globalization manifesto, No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies, 15 years ago, Naomi
We rarely know the exact date and time an entire species goes extinct, but in the case of the passenger pigeon, we do.
Former Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson recently compared the climate crisis to the 2008 financial crisis.
For the eighth year in a row, Sierra magazine has dedicated a big chunk of its September/October issue to higher education.
Amidst hundreds of supporters of the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan at the Environmental Protection Agency’s hea
The Council of Economic Advisors (CEA) just released an important analysis on the costs of delaying climate action.
Next week the Environmental Protection Agency will host four public hearings on its plan to reduce climate change pollution f
Matt Russell recently declared that “we are already experiencing the effects of climate change.
If the world is to solve the climate-change crisis, we will need a new approach.
This week, the Obama administration’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its long-awaited proposed regulati
This is great day for anyone who has ever marveled at wide-open seas and rich ocean life.
The Environmental Protection Agency issued proposed rules for power plants last week, arguing that the extra costs of low-car
The Obama administration announced a major breakthrough today that will safeguard our health and protect future generations f
Conservatives like to project themselves as lovers of the free market.
Albert Einstein defined insanity as doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Secretary of State John Kerry should be saluted for energizing US policy on climate change and pushing for global progress to
After several decades of negotiations, we are no nearer to stopping concentrations of greenhouse gases (GHGs) at 450 ppm in t
The new State Department Environmental Impact Statement for the Keystone Pipeline does three things.
This week, the Environmental Protection Agency is publishing proposed rules to reduce carbon pollution from new power plants.
Remember climate change? Anthony Leiserowitz, Director of the Yale Project on Climate Change Communication, appeared on Moyer
Small beer is perhaps too kind a term for the prosaic proposals being batted around by New York Governor Andrew M.
The suffering in the Philippines right now in the wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan is simply heartbreaking.
In this video we see Dr.
Jennifer Morgan and Ruth Greenspan Bell discuss challenges and new ideas in the field of international climate negotiations.
I am honored to accept the Ambulatory Pediatric Association’s (APA’s) George Armstrong Lecture Award 2000 on beha
Last month, U.S. Sen.
This afternoon, I had a short meeting with President Obama that left me more convinced than ever that he’s serious abou
The Sierra Club’s Delta Chapter has worked for more than 28 years to slow and restore the damage to Louisiana’s
Hurricane Sandy is a tragic reminder of the threat of climate change, and it has forced the issue back on our national agenda
We can say happy anniversary to the self-flattery and continual sabotage of the UN climate negotiations by President Obama’
Set aside the politics: Data shows that climate change is happening, measurably, now.
Today is Foreign Affairs Day, a holiday for the US Department of State, where Greenpeace will be among world diplomats commu
The United States Congress passed a climate policy, and President Obama signed it.
Current International Atomic Energy Agency safeguards do not provide adequate protection against the diversion to military u
This week, the Environmental Protection Agency will move against climate change by continuing the job it was created to do, 4