When it comes to divestment, the anti-apartheid struggle is always cited as an influence. Here's how South Africans are starting to apply those same lessons to addressing climate change.
A proposed community-owned solar project on an abandoned coal mine in Arizona illustrates how cooperative economomics make it possible to stop extracting fossil fuels—without leaving workers behind.
In this interview, the founder of the Bioneers conference talks about what he’s learned in 25 years of bringing thinkers together.
The enormous event will provide support to world leaders who will be asking for climate action at this week’s United Nations summit.
A sit-in planned for the day after the People’s Climate March will call out the role of Wall Street in climate change.
An incisive critique of the People’s Climate March comes with a list of ways to step up our game.
In Mora County, New Mexico, corporations seeking fracking contracts came up against “querencia”—a traditional way of thinking about and defending the land.
Key national unions are stepping up to support the People's Climate March on September 21. But some green radicals say unions need to create their own climate protection strategy that democratizes the energy sector.
Unless the legal foundation for local self-governance is truly built on the rights of communities, victories like the one in New York can easily be overturned.
Meanwhile, more Americans got insured, the oceans continued to become more acidic, and the world’s largest collection of rubber ducks grew at a rapid pace.
As environmental lawyer and author Gus Speth once said, "Politicians ride the waves. People's movements make the waves."
Organizers agreed that the annual marches have helped raise awareness about the mining project. But their work is far from done.