David Korten's new essay (available to read as a PDF) connects the work of finding a new sacred story with the effort to build a new economy.
The equipment has been blocked in Oregon, Idaho, and Montana—in each case by an alliance between Native Americans and environmental groups.
Community responses to the Elk River chemical spill draw on West Virginia's long, proud history of grassroots work for environmental and economic justice.
If the governments of Costa Rica and El Salvador can resist the mining industry, maybe we all can.
Beyond the dangers of derailment and explosions, Seattleites are worried about oil-by-rail shipping's effect on the climate. Here's what they did about it.
What do right-wing TV anchors think low-income people should eat? Not salmon, apparently.
In 1885, a revolutionary leader wrote, "My people will sleep for one hundred years" and then wake up. In the "genocidal" wilderness of Canada's tar sands, that renaissance has begun.
This weekend could turn out to be the largest act of civil disobedience at the White House in a generation.
Recent studies suggest that coal mining affects the health of everyone who lives nearby—not just those who work in the mines.
Local landowners and environmentalists who have long opposed the pipeline project are celebrating the decision.
Residents whose tap water was polluted are finding that rainwater is an affordable alternative.