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Very often, what we dislike in others is something that we need to acknowledge, heal, integrate, and empower in ourselves.
The World People’s Conference on Climate Change held last week in Bolivia was an experiment in replacing the less-than-democratic UN process with one that invites public participation. Janet Redman, one of the drafters of the People’s Accord, explains the difference between Copenhagen and Cochabamba.
The author addresses the thousands who gathered in Cochabamba for the World People's Summit on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth.
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Bill McKibben’s latest book explores what it’ll take to live on a planet less sweet than it used to be. During a recent stop in Seattle, he described the smaller, slower, and wiser future that may be our best bet.
Video: The Cochabamba climate summit was designed to respect the power and knowledge of world social movements and indigenous peoples.
There are plenty of reasons to be excited about the alliance gathering around grassroots solutions.
Leaving Cochabamba, there is a real sense in the air that our real work lies in front of us.
In Bolivia, indigenous people and grassroots groups are creating a second chance to stand up to climate change.
A global movement is building strength. Meet some of its most dynamic leaders.
Seattle hopes to become North America’s first climate neutral city. City council president Richard Conlin asks: What exactly are we getting ourselves into?
Will Cochabamba be a turning point in the climate crisis?
At the World People's Conference on Climate Change, the emphasis on local and indigenous knowledge stands out.