"I used to ask the question, 'Am I an activist or a writer?' I don't ask that anymore. I am simply a human being engaged."
Live coverage of the United Nations climate talks in Warsaw from Democracy Now!
It's time to reclaim the well-being and exuberance that is part of healthy food culture.
If governments fail to listen to mounting protests demanding clean energy, people's movements will put their futures in question.
Our throwaway electronics harm people overseas, but new trends in responsible design are not just smart—they’re kind.
Why the fight for biodiversity is about protecting life itself.
Two years ago today, when Occupy Wall Street was evicted from Zuccotti Park, many wondered what was next for the movement. Two years later, we profile five projects that got their starts in the encampments and are still making change today.
Local lawmakers will vote today on whether to overturn the mayor's veto of a bill to regulate the use of pesticides on the Hawaiian island.
The devastation in the Philippines reminds us of our responsibility to stop profiting from the wreckage caused by companies whose business plan includes destroying the planet.
Right before the latest round of climate talks began, the massive superstorm killed tens of thousands and displaced millions in the Philippines. What will it take to drive the message home?
Can a licensing deal between Sesame Street and the Produce Marketing Association truly improve childhood health? Maybe, but grassroots solutions already exist.