We Can Solve The Climate Crisis!

By Tina Landis, Liberation News. -

Climate change is unfolding at an increasingly rapid rate with more severe droughts, storms, wildfires and floods impacting the globe. Yet, the capitalists continue to plunder the planet and [...]

Should Marine Species Own The High Seas?

By Karen Bradshaw, Nautilus Oceans. -

Later this year, the United Nations will finish hosting the final negotiations on a new conservation treaty for the high seas, as waters that lie outside national jurisdiction are known. These [...]

Global Citizens’ Assembly Planned To Address Climate Crisis

By Matthew Green/Reuters, News Trust. -

London - People around the world will have a chance to deliberate about responses to climate change under plans to convene a "Global Citizens' Assembly" to inform U.N. talks in Glasgow next year, [...]

Biden Administration Allows Oil To Continue Flowing Through Dakota Access Pipeline

By Earth Justice. -

Washington, DC - Speaking before a federal judge today, representatives from the Biden administration’s U.S. Army Corps of Engineers indicated that the agency will not shutter the Dakota Access [...]

How Corporate America Supports Racism, Hatred And Exploitation

By Lee Camp, ScheerPost.com. -

If you’ve been paying even a modicum of attention to the world at large, you’ve noticed that white supremacists constitute a bit of a problem in America. They led an insurrection at our Capitol [...]

‘Ecocide’ Movement Pushes For A New International Crime

By Nicholas Kusnetz, Katie Surma and Yuliya Talmazan, NBC News. -

In 1948, after Nazi Germany exterminated millions of Jews and other minorities during World War II, the United Nations adopted a convention establishing a new crime so heinous it demanded [...]

Extinction Rebellion Activists Break Windows At Barclays’ London HQ

By Aditi Rane, The Independent. -

Police have arrested a group of environmental activists who smashed the windows of Barclays’ London headquarters on Wednesday to protest against the bank’s “continued investments in activities [...]

Six Ways Chevron Imperils Climate, Human Rights, And Racial Justice

By Kathy Mulvey, Commondreams. -

Although we're barely one quarter into 2021, multiple forces are squeezing Chevron for the preventable harm it is inflicting on the global climate. The company is also being dragged for its [...]

Europe: A Backlash Is Growing Over Incinerating Garbage

By Beth Gardiner, Yale 360. -

For decades, Europe has poured millions of tons of its trash into incinerators each year, often under the green-sounding label “waste to energy.” Now, concerns about incineration’s outsized [...]

What Is Climate Feminism?

By Nicole Greenfield, EcoWatch. -

Last fall, two powerful hurricanes, Eta and Iota, slammed into Central America within two weeks of each other, causing massive flooding and landslides and affecting millions of people, primarily [...]

Carbon Offsets Offer A Fantasy Of Capitalism Without Crises

By Robert Watt, The Conversation. -

Governments, companies and sometimes entire sectors are increasingly proposing to use carbon offsets in response to the deepening climate crisis. In theory, offsetting allows organisations to [...]

We’re Hurtling Toward Global Suicide

By Ben Ehrenreich, New Republic. -

On January 13, one week before the inauguration of Joe Biden as the forty-sixth president of the United States and seven long days after the storming of the Capitol by an armed right-wing mob, it [...]

Activist Investor Urges Exxon Shareholders To Vote Against Directors

The activist investor leading a proxy fight to reshape Exxon Mobil Corp on Monday named the four directors it wants shareholders to remove at the oil company’s upcoming annual general [...]

British Columbia Urged To Protect At-Risk Old Growth Forest

By Canadian Press, Vancouver Island News. -

The most at-risk ecosystems should be set aside from logging while British Columbia shifts its forestry policies toward a more sustainable system, says a forester who helped write a provincial [...]