Standing up for our health and homes.
“Govern As If Our Future Matters”
by Lindsay Kuceraposted Feb 01, 2012
- To jumpstart much-needed climate action, Alec Loorz and other teenagers are taking the federal government to court.
New York’s Little Revolution
by Ellen Cantarowposted Jan 25, 2012
- How the state’s fight for clean water is reshaping its political landscape.
Tim DeChristopher: Sacrifice for the Climate
by Brooke Jarvisposted Jan 11, 2012
- The YES! Breakthrough 15: It’s a blessing to risk it all to stop climate change—even if it means jail time.
Crisis Time in Durban
by Jamie Hennposted Dec 08, 2011
- World leaders are stalling on climate action at the 2011 Climate Summit in Durban, South Africa. What needs to happen to get things moving and make a change before it’s too late?
First Nations Take On the Tar Sands
posted Nov 04, 2011
- Video: Indigenous activist Clayton Thomas-Müller on the moral imperative to preserve Alberta’s beauty for future generations.
Women Farmers Feed the World
by Christa Hillstromposted Oct 22, 2011
- Grassroots food activist Fatou Batta on why the question of agricultural sustainability is also a question of equality.
The Tricks of the Trade Deals
by Kristen Beifus, Christa Hillstromposted Oct 11, 2011
- Three new agreements are predicted to kill jobs and solidify corporate power. It's our turn to have a say in how we trade.
Gold or Water: The Fight Goes on in El Salvador
by Robin Broad, John Cavanaghposted Oct 10, 2011
- With the eyes of the world on mass protests against corporate control of governments, El Salvador debates a new ban on gold mining.
Gearing Up for Moving Planet Day
posted Sep 23, 2011
- Photo essay: All around the world, groups are preparing to reach beyond fossil fuels for Moving Planet Day.
Dear Big Coal: You’re Not Above the Law
by Sarah van Gelderposted Sep 20, 2011
- How many times can a corporation break the law and continue to exist? Inside the fight to revoke Massey Energy’s corporate charter.
From Disillusionment to Direct Action: A Tale on Two Continents
by Jim Shultzposted Sep 06, 2011
- From the White House lawn to the jungles of Bolivia—what happens when a president fails to live up to his environmental rhetoric?
Gold or Water? A Deadly Debate
by John Cavanagh, Robin Broadposted Aug 29, 2011
- To protect their water supply, Salvadorans are trying to ban corporate gold mining—and facing threats and violence as a result.
Worth Dying For
posted Jul 27, 2011
- A video tribute to those who have sacrificed their lives to protect the environment.
People We Love: Maria Aguinda
by Oliver Lazenbyposted Jul 25, 2011
- An indigenous elder from the Amazon takes Chevron to court.
Appalachia’s Cry for Help
by Maria Gunnoe, Bo Webb, Mickey McCoy, Chuck Nelson, Bob Kincaid, Vernon Haltomposted Jul 13, 2011
- “We can no longer endure this reckless abuse of our rights, and our lives.” Appalachians appeal for help in the fight against mountaintop removal coal mining.