Youth activists are playing an important role in Copenhagen: refusing to allow the smallness of politics to stand in the way of the fair and globally-binding deal that our generation demands for survival.
Video: Leaders of the climate justice movement on turning the U.N. negotiations in Copenhagen into a true global turning point.
Now a month into their hunger strike, activists are hoping for serious commitment from the delegates in Copenhagen.
Newspapers in more than 45 countries united behind a shared editorial demanding urgent and decisive action to avert climate change disaster.
Did you think most clean energy technology is locked up by patent holders? The Global Innovation Commons lists thousands of energy-saving technologies already in the public domain.
Two environmental groups petitioned the Environmental Protection Agency to use the Clean Air Act to cap carbon dioxide at 350 parts per million.
Solving the “It’s Not My Problem” problem. A psychologist on what keeps us from coming to terms with the climate crisis.
Cap and trade is one of the main climate change "solutions" under discussion. In a new nine-minute film, Annie Leonard, creator of The Story of Stuff, offers a warning about what she considers the dangers of cap and trade.
Rich and poor countries are in this together. If either fails to step up, the planet is in trouble. A climate deal must take into account the Global North’s responsibility for nearly 70 percent of greenhouse pollution and the Global South’s need to move out of poverty. The North must cut back sharply on emissions while the South leapfrogs over the industrial age to clean-energy prosperity.
Money, think tanks, and the scientists-for-hire behind the doubt and denial.